Pickup & Delivery


We at Smail Auto Group have a goal of taking every precaution to keep our customers and employees safe in this challenging time. As a temporary alternative, we have implemented a free pick up and delivery of your vehicle at all Smail Service Center locations. 
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COVID-19 Safety Precautions


In regards to the current health and safety concerns around the region, we at Smail Auto Group are taking all necessary precautions to keep our customers and employees safe while still providing necessary services.
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Ford Invests in Partnership with FIRST® to Increase Access to STEM Learning for Young Innovators

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Ford Motor Company is continuing their support of FIRST® , a robotics community that prepares young people for the future. Becoming a FIRST Strategic Partner encourages STEM learning for students of all ages.
 
A Strategic Partner represents the highest level of sponsorship and helps support FIRST’s commitment to running their world leading, youth-serving nonprofit. Their main focus is the advancement of STEM education outcomes and the development of life skills such as self-confidence, teamwork, communication, and leadership.
 
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Ford and Kentucky Derby® Enter Multi-Year Sponsorship

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Ford Motor Company and Churchill Downs announced the start of a multiyear relationship establishing Ford as the proud partner of the iconic racetrack and the Kentucky Derby®. Both Derby champions and Ford products embody the strength, tradition and horsepower that make each brand proudly American.
 
“With Louisville Assembly Plant and Kentucky Truck Plant practically in the backyard of Churchill Downs, Ford’s participation in this uniquely American tradition is long overdue,” said Matt Van Dyke, Ford marketing director.
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McKinley Thompson Jr. - Ford’s First African American Designer

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After graduating from ArtCenter College of Design in Pasadena, California in 1956, McKinley Thompson Jr. became the first African American designer hired at Ford Motor Company. 
 
Thompson not only helped design the first-generation Bronco, Ford’s first  4x4 sports-utility vehicle, he was also one of the first African American designers in the automotive industry. The Bronco is the product of legendary talent, from the teams who won the Baja 1000 to the collectors who restore them today. 
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Ford GT Supercar Upgraded for 2020

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Ford Performance recently announced upgrades that are coming to the 2020 GT Supercar. One of these upgrades includes increased engine power to 660 horsepower and improved cooling. Many of the advancements are results of Fords technological innovation, especially the GT’s 3.5-liter EcoBoost Twin-Turbo V6 engine.
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The All-Electric Mustang Mach-E

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?Ford is expanding the Mustang line-up for the first time in 55 years with the all-new all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV. The new Mach-E embodies the Mustang spirit from its sleek silhouette and muscular curves to its exhilarating drive experiences. The new Mustang reimagines the idea of the American Spirit for a powerful electric future.
 
The Mustang Mach-E was brought to life through a development process that concentrated entirely on customer needs and desires. The result is this sleek SUV that delivers spirited ride handling with state-of-the-art connected vehicle technology.
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Ford Motor Company Receives Top-3 Ranking in J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

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The Ford F-150 and the Ford Mustang were given the J.D. Power 2020 Vehicle Dependability Study award. The F-150 won the Large Light Duty Pickup category, and the Mustang won the Sporty Mid-Size Car segment. 
 
The Vehicle Dependability Study Award measures problems experienced during the past 12 months by original owners of three year old model-year vehicles.
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2020 Ford Explorer ST Surpassing Expectations & Return of the XLT Sport Package

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The 2020 Ford Explorer ST continues to surpass sales expectations while attracting new customers. The ST accounts for 21% of overall Explorer sales. This is helping Explorer retain its title as Americas all-time best-selling SUV.
 
In January, Ford sold its 8 millionth Explorer, a milestone no other SUV can claim. “Ford changed the game three decades ago with the civilized, all-purpose utility vehicle refined with easy-to-use electronic 4x4 controls and luxury packages like the Eddie Bauer edition,” said Craig Patterson, Ford SUV marketing manager.
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