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FordPass Guide

We now live in a connected world, with a fast-developing technology known as the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT refers to how computers and internet connectivity are now being built into a variety of objects they never were before, such as fridges, thermostats and even cars. Ford is not one to be left behind in....Read More

ford electric vehicles 2020

The automobile is the perfect symbol of technology. It’s always changing, always improving, and always doing its job. But the cars people drive today are a far cry from the first Ford automobiles that came off the assembly line over 100 years ago. But technology in the automotive industry continues to evolve, and one of....Read More

canada day celebrations in barrie

When summer arrives, Barrie is the city that many people in Ontario come to as a regional vacation destination. So, you can imagine that when we celebrate the proudest day in our nation, Canada Day, on July 1st, there are plenty of activities available! But what exactly can you do in Barrie if you decide....Read More

2020 Ford Escape

A longer, lower, and wider version of the iconic Ford Escape is arriving at Bayfield Ford in Barrie this fall. The 2020 Ford Escape is sleeker and sportier than its predecessors; it’s also the most aerodynamic Escape to date. Made with light-weight, high-strength steel, the upcoming Ford Escape is more than 200 pounds lighter than....Read More


While Barrie might not be a big urban sprawl in Ontario like Toronto, this city by Lake Simcoe still offers both residents and visitors good times and a slice of the great Canadian lifestyle. For car lovers, Barrie offers a unique chance to dive deeper into Canadian car culture. The Ford name is synonymous with....Read More


What is the Ford Trend Report? While it is now widely read by many people in the industry, as well as the public, the Ford Trend Report is pretty new. Ford’s 2019 Trend Report is only the seventh release of this report. The initial Ford Trend Report was published in 2012, and since then, it Read more »....Read More


As the sixth-generation of the iconic Ford Explorer model rolls out, Bayfield Ford is gearing up to offer you the special 2020 Ford Explorer ST experience! The 2020 Ford Explorer ST is a majestic looking vehicle that effortlessly balances comfort, style, and efficiency. With its athletic silhouette featuring sculpted angular lines and an eye-catching, bold....Read More


If you just bought a Ford vehicle, now’s the time to learn all about what it can do for you, so you can get the most out of it. There are tons of useful resources to draw upon, such as the vehicle’s owner’s manual and its recommended maintenance schedule. You can also find videos on Read more »....Read More