Best Used Ford Cars

Best Used Ford Cars

Ford has been building cars for well over 100 years. All that experience has allowed them to build some of the most dependable used cars on the road today—and that may be why you're looking to get behind the wheel of one of your very own.

We have cheap used Fords for sale here at Val-U-Line®, and we're here to introduce you to some of the best. Continue reading to learn more or skip to browsing our used Ford inventory right here.

The best used Fords include:

  • Ford Escape
  • Ford Expedition
  • Ford Explorer
  • Ford Fusion
  • Ford Focus
  • Ford Mustang
  • Ford F-150
  • Ford Ranger

Used Ford Escape

Versatile, spacious, and well-equipped, a used Ford Escape is one of the best options for just about any driver. There are multiple engine options available for every model year, so it can generate a balanced performance that's both powerful and efficient. That makes it an ideal SUV for the commute.

If you’re looking for boosted efficiency, you may also find a used hybrid configuration. It boasts around an EPA-estimated 34 city/31 highway MPG, and it can run on all-electric power up to 44 MPH. The powertrain includes:

  • 5L Atkinson-cycle I-4 engine
  • Permanent-magnet AC-synchronous electric motor
  • 330-volt battery pack
  • Electronically controlled continuously variable transmission
  • Regenerative Braking System

If you're looking for more control on slick roads when less-than-perfect weather rolls in, you can find a cheap used Escape with available all-wheel drive (AWD) to ensure you maintain sure-footed control.

Find your used Ford Escape in our online inventory.

Used Ford Expedition

Best Used Ford Cars

The Ford Expedition is one of the most dependable used Ford vehicles. It has several J.D. Power dependability awards to its name. These awards are given to 3-year-old vehicles that have experienced the fewest problems in the last 12 months, so you better believe this used car will stick with you for the long haul.

When the whole family is along for the ride, this used Ford has three rows of seats and plenty of room to go around. There’s over 39 inches of headroom in the first and second row and another 38 inches for the folks back in the third row. You can also enjoy some available comfort and convenience features, such as:

  • 10-way power driver’s seats
  • Heated and cooled front seats
  • PowerFold® 3rd-row seat
  • Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control
  • Leather-trimmed upholstery

If you're looking for an SUV that blends power, versatility, and innovation, a Ford Expedition is a great choice. A 3.5L V6 engine is standard on many used Expedition models. It produces 365 horsepower and allows many models to pull over 9,000 pounds when properly equipped.

You can find your own used Expedition in our inventory.

Used Ford Explorer

Are you looking for an adventurous family SUV that's ready to take on whatever the road throws at it? Check out a cheap used Ford Explorer. It's ready for family road trips, college move-in day, and soccer practice. Most model years offer 4-wheel drive (4WD), so you can take on rain, snow, and even an off-road trail.

One of the most impressive features that you may find in a used Explorer is the Terrain Management System™. It lets you customize the performance of this SUV based on the terrain or road conditions that lie ahead. It includes the following drive modes:

  • Snow, Gravel, Grass
  • Sand
  • Mud, Rut
  • Normal
  • Hill Descent Control™

You'll also have plenty of room for people and cargo in a pre-owned Explorer. It can seat up to seven passengers and the available safety systems will give you more peace of mind. Most model years also offer more than 80 cubic feet of cargo space when all the rear seats are lowered, so you’ll be ready for a road trip or home improvement project.

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Used Ford Fusion

If you're looking for a cheap used sedan that boasts an efficient performance, the Ford Fusion is the pre-owned car for you. The 2.5L i-VCT I-4 engine that comes standard on most used Fusion models achieves an EPA-estimated 22 city/34 highway MPG. You may even be able to find a Fusion with a hybrid powertrain.

Peace of mind is paramount in any commuter car, and a used Fusion is no exception. It may come packed with confidence-inspiring safety features depending on the model year and trim level you choose. The available safety systems include:

  • BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Active Park Assist with Forward Sensing System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Auto high beams

The BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) is an available feature for many model years. It will warn you when a vehicle is riding alongside you. That way, you can change lanes safely. It works with Cross-Traffic Alert, which makes sure the coast is clear before backing out of a tight spot.

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Used Ford Focus

Best Used Ford Cars

A used Ford Focus is all about versatility. It's available as a sedan or hatchback. Whether you're looking for the sleek design of a sedan or the extra cargo room in a hatchback, the Focus is a great option. The 1.0L EcoBoost® I-3 engine is standard for most model years. It helps this vehicle achieve an EPA-estimated 30 city/42 highway MPG.

Do you have the need for speed? A pre-owned Ford Focus ST comes with unique performance options that are sure to get your heart racing. There’s a driver-centric cockpit, a more potent engine, and the ability to jump from 0 to 60 MPH in about 6.4 seconds. You’ll also get the following performance features:

  • 0L EcoBoost® I-4 engine
  • High-performance brake pads
  • Sport suspension
  • Variable-ratio electric power-assisted steering
  • Sport seats
  • Aluminum pedals

If you choose a pre-owned Focus, you'll also find advanced safety, entertainment, and convenience technologies in this top used Ford. If you find a used Focus that's equipped with available Bluetooth®, you'll be able to stream your favorite tunes and make phone calls with hands-free voice commands.

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Used Ford Mustang

The Ford Mustang is one of the best used sports cars you can buy. It's been tearing up the roads for over 50 years. Mustang vehicles equipped with the available 5.0L V8 engine crank out 435 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque, so you can soar off the starting line.

Everyone will know you're behind the wheel of a track-tuned machine when you're driving a used Mustang. It’ll announce your presence with a deep-throated roar, and many model years come with sport-tuned design features, including:

  • Racing stripes
  • Decklid spoiler
  • Hood-vented air extractors
  • RECARO® sport seats

Inside the driver-centric cockpit, the available SYNC® system will keep all your infotainment functions right at your fingertips. Keep your hands steady on the wheel and use the available voice activation.

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Used Ford F-150

If you're staring down a big project, you'll need a powerful pickup truck by your side. A used Ford F-150 is a great option. It can be outfitted with a variety of engines, so you'll get to decide what combination of power and efficiency is right for your next job.

The Ford F-150 has been the best-selling truck in America for over four decades and when you see the innovative technology that comes with most model years, it’s easy to see why. This truck works hard and smart with the following features:

  • Curve Control
  • Tow/Haul Mode
  • 360 Camera
  • BLIS®
  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller

When properly equipped, you'll be able to tow more than 10,000 pounds with most used F-150 trucks, so you can pull heavy equipment to the jobsite or haul your boat out to the lake for a long weekend. You'll also be able to toss mulch, gravel, or dirt bikes into the bed because most models can carry over 2,000 pounds of payload.

Find your used Ford F-150 in our online inventory.

Used Ford Ranger

Are you on the hunt for a more compact and fuel-efficient used pickup truck? A cheap used Ford Ranger might be just what you need. This midsize pickup is ready for both work and play. The 2.3L DOHC I-4 engine that's standard with most models helps it achieve an EPA-estimated 22 city/27 highway MPG.

The Ford Ranger is home on the range. It may come with a bevy of off-road performance features that’ll give you as much confidence in sand, dirt, and mud, as you have on smooth asphalt. You’ll be able to take advantage of:

  • Shift-on-the-fly 4x4 transfer case
  • Rancho® shocks
  • Limited-slip rear differential
  • Rear leaf springs
  • Torsion-bar front suspension
  • Front tow hooks

If you're really looking to chart new trails, many pre-owned Ford Ranger pickups come with available go-anywhere 4x4 mode. They may also be equipped with three skid plates that shield the vital underbelly components from damage on rugged trails. Some models are also equipped with heavy-duty shocks that will help smooth out the path that lies before you.

What Are the Best Used Fords?

No matter what you're looking for out of a used car, there's bound to be a cheap used Ford that suits your needs. There are compact and efficient models, like the Fusion and the Escape, or big, bold, and powerful vehicles, such as the Expedition and F-150.

You'll find some of the best pre-owned Fords at one of Val-U-Line®'s nationwide used car dealerships. Contact us to learn more!