Introducing the 2016 Ford Edge Concept Car

October 9, 2014

It’s no surprise to us that the Ford Edge is one of the most popular vehicles in its class. On the market since 2007, the 2016 Ford Edge is set for a slight makeover on the exterior and interior styling. Check out the pictures of the Concept vehicle below and let us know your thoughts.


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In addition, for the first time ever, Ford plans to sell the Edge in European and Asian markets. The Edge will be sold directly by Ford, alongside the European-only Ford vehicles: Galaxy and S-Max.

Tailgating to Help Children in Need

September 30, 2014

As part of this month’s Great American Tailgate event, our team at Allan Vigil Dealerships donned our favorite team jerseys, fired up the grill, and sold freshly-grilled lunches with 100% of the sales benefiting two local children’s shelters: Rainbow House and Promise Place. The sales of these lunches resulted in more than $500 donated to the cause.

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In addition, each dealership held a drive for new and gently-used children’s and teen clothing, as well as duffle bags and non-perishable food. Our staff and customers were incredibly generous with their donations and we were pleased to donate boxes full of supplies to each organization.

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To learn more about how you can support these two deserving charities, click below.

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Promise Place

The Great American Tailgate is Here!

September 3, 2014


Join Allan Vigil the first three Saturdays in September for the Great American Tailgate Event! We’ll be sporting our favorite team jerseys, football will be on all the TVs, and the grill will be hot. But best of all, as we celebrate the kickoff to tailgate season, we will be helping support two organizations close to our hearts – Rainbow House and Promise Place, both of which offer emergency shelter, guidance, and assistance to children, young adults, and/or victims of domestic abuse.

Great American Tailgate Event
Saturday, September 6th
Saturday, September 13th
Saturday, September 20th
Purchase $2 hotdogs from 11am – 3pm and 100% of proceeds will benefit Rainbow House and Promise Place.

Supplies Drive – September 3rd – September 20th
Both the Morrow and Fayetteville dealership locations will be collecting supplies for children and teens at Rainbow House and Promise Place.

Donation List:
– Canned/Non-Perishable Food -
– Gently-Used or new Children’s and Teen Clothing (larger sizes preferred) -
– Gently-Used or New Children’s and Teen Shoes -
-Gently Used or New Duffle Bags -

Please join us as celebrate the fall and help two worthy causes.

Kickoff To Tailgate

August 12, 2014

At Allan Vigil Dealerships, we’re ready for football season and want to help you get your tailgate off to the right start. Test drive a vehicle Monday, August 18-Saturday August 25th and receive a $10 Kroger gift card to put towards your tailgating shopping list. Plus, one lucky person from each dealership will win the ultimate addition to any tailgate: a Mini Big Green Egg!

Allan Vigil’s Kickoff To Tailgate Season
Monday, August 18 – Saturday August 25th

  1. Test drive a car, fill out a short form and receive $10 Kroger gift card
  2. Be entered to win a Big Green Egg Mini

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Limit one gift card per family for the promotional period. A minimum of 25 Kroger gift cards will be available at the Fayetteville location and a minimum of 75 Kroger gift cards will be available at the Morrow location. Gift cards available while supplies last. You must fill out a form to enter to win the Big Green Egg Mini. Available to individuals 18 years and older only. Promotional period lasts August 18-23, 2014.

Three Days Only – 0% APR for 72 Months

July 28, 2014

Looking to buy that perfect car? For three days only, we have an outstanding finance rate that does not come around often. This deal will make buying a new car easy and affordable for practically anyone.

0% APR for 72 Months
Three Days Only – July 29-31, 2014
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 

Finance Offer Valid On Select 2014 Vehicles
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Fusion Gas
Fusion Hybrid




*See dealer for complete details and exclusions. Special 0% APR for 72 months valid through July 31, 2014. 


Vigil Dealerships’ Partnership With Operation Gratitude

July 22, 2014

Allan Vigil Dealerships have the upmost respect for our military. We were honored to have partnered with Operation Gratitude for the month of June. It was a great way to give back to our military and show them how much we care. Operation Gratitude is a company that sends care packages to Veterans, First Responders, Wounded Warriors, Care Givers and to individually-named U.S. Service Members that are deployed overseas.

During our partnership we collected a variety of supplies to assemble care packages. We also had a test drive promotion where we donated a care package to a troop every time someone test drove a car. This event was a great success.

Below are a few photos of the packages and items you donated:










Plugging vs. Patching Tires

July 22, 2014

Allan Vigil Dealerships‘ service center’s main concern is the safety of our customers. This is why Allan Vigil does not plug tires. Instead, we patch the inside.

Watch this short video with Chris Leader, the Service Manager at Allan Vigil of Fayetteville, to learn more on why we do this.

Click here to watch the full video.

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The Next-Generation 2015 F-150

July 16, 2014

Ford has announced the next-generation 2015 F-150: the new Ford Atlas Concept. This F-150 has a high-strength, steel-frame and is rumored to undergo a few minor changes from the concept-version to the final product you’ll see on the lot.

The Atlas Concept is powered by the “next-generation EcoBoost” engine with start-stop, Active Grille Shutters (that open only when extra cooling is needed), a drop-down from air dam (which lowers at highway speeds to improve aerodynamics and raised speeds to improve ground clearance) and battery-powered Active Wheel Shutters (which are hidden in the wheels and automatically deploy at highway speeds to improve aerodynamics. Another feature of the Atlas is the Dynamic Hitch Assist, which helps you line up your truck with the trailer hitch. All the driver has to do it operate the gas an brake. Ford claims that the active fuel-saving features, combined with the new EcoBoost mill, will improve fuel economy by 2 mpg on the highway. The truck has LED headlights and taillights.

Check out the next-generation for yourself:

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Ford’s Anniversary of 1st Sale

July 15, 2014


Today marks the day that Ford Motor Company took its first order from a Chicago dentist named Ernst Pfenning. Pfenning ordered an $850 two-cylinder Model A automobile with a backseat and no top. This car was produced and delivered in just over a week. Dr. Pfenning’s order was the first of many from around the country. Two months after Pfenning’s order, Ford had sold 215 cars and roughly 1,000 during its first year. We are so proud to be part of a company with a strong, long standing history.

How To Tell When Your Tires are Worn

July 8, 2014

Have you ever wondered how to tell when you need new tires? Here at Allan Vigil Dealerships, we want you to remain safe at all times. We have created a short video with Chris Leader, the Service Manager at Allan Vigil of Fayetteville, to teach you about tire wear and how to tell when it is time to change your tires.

Click here to watch the full video.

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