Stay Driven at Dorsch in Green Bay!

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Dealer Information, Ford, Ford Escape, Ford Fusion on Friday, July 17th, 2015 at 1:54 PM

Ford Escape in Green Bay

The Hokey Pokey thinks he’s what it’s all about. Chuck Norris is his caddy. Times change as he walks by. He has won the Triple Crown in a single race. He is the most interesting man in Green Bay. He drives often, and when he does…it’s a Dorsch Ford.

Shop where the most interesting man in Green Bay shops this summer. Shop with us at Dorsch Ford Lincoln Kia in Green Bay and get leases as low as $219 per month on select trims!

2015 Ford Escape

The Escape’s interior is as stylish and comfortable as it is versatile. With a push button start, innovative design, and sophisticated style, there is nothing not to like about the Ford Escape. The available advanced technology in the Escape can alert you about vehicles in your blind spot or open the hand-free, foot-activated liftgate with a kick under the rear bumper. The Escape also has plenty of towing power- 3,500lb towing capacity!

2015 Ford Fusion

If you’re looking for a smaller vehicle, the 2015 Ford Fusion may be the perfect fit for you. The Fusion offers a bold, hexagonal grille that gives the Fusion a distinct, agile look. With low-profile laser-cut projector headlamps and LED taillamps, the fusion displays impressive & intelligent technology. Heated leather trimmed seats give the Fusion a sophisticated, classy look.

As always, like our automobiles we sell, at Dorsch Ford Lincoln Kia we strive to provide automotive services of unmatched quality. We offer vehicles with great quality, along with customer service and support of even greater quality. Stop in at Dorsch Green Bay today!

Tips for Hot Weather Driving

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Dealer Information, Vehicle Maintenance on Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 at 3:28 PM

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In Wisconsin, summer doesn’t last very long. When it does come around, the heat can be brutal! Our expert Green Bay mechanics are here to offer a few tips and tricks to make driving in the scorching heat a bit my tolerable. Take a look at these tips and give us a call to schedule your own appointment for a checkup and make sure your car is running in top condition.

Steering Wheel

With the sun beating down on it, your steering wheel can become extremely hot. Try this: before you put the car in park, turn the wheel 180 degrees. When you get back in and straighten out the wheel, you’ll have a cooler part to grasp.

Interior

When you start the car, your instinct says to blast the air conditioning. This helps cool down the car, but here’s an extra helpful hint: after you turn on the A/C, roll down the windows for just a bit. This allows the A/C fans to push the hot air out while bringing the cool air in.

Scents

There’s a simple way to give your car a fresh scent. Dryer sheets work wonders for freshening and deodorizing. Placing an open box underneath one of the seats is a simple and concealed way to keep your vehicle smelling fresh.

In a few ways, you car is like you! Too much time in the sun can be rough on the paint, tires, and other finishes. Whenever possible, try keeping your vehicle in a covered area out of the sun. From engine maintenance to aesthetic repairs, the expert mechanics at our Green Bay car dealerships can help keep your car in top shape!

Coming Soon to Green Bay: the 2016 Lincoln MKX

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Financing, Lincoln, Vehicle Leasing on Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 at 1:48 PM

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Keep an eye out for the completely redesigned 2016 Lincoln MKX. Set to be released to dealerships this summer, you can trust us when we say it is worth the wait! The Lincoln enthusiasts at our Green Bay dealership are thrilled for this upcoming model.

The redesigned 2016 MKX comes fully loaded with features such as available adaptive steering to make every turn natural. With three dynamic driving modes, the new MKX allows you to choose whether you are going for a relaxed ride or a captivating cruise.

The freshly reimagined Lincoln MKX was created with an airplane design, careful craftsmanship, and detail in every part of the vehicle. We are sure you will be impressed! The Lincoln MKX also incorporates an ergonomic design philosophy and a flawless interior to make every control seamless and keep plenty of storage compartments within reach.

With the new MKX, you have the option to experience Premium in-home audio right inside your vehicle. Audio of this quality creates a larger-than-life experience to make every drive sound like you’re sitting in the theatre. In addition, the new MKX offers state-of-the-art technology. It’s like having a co-pilot in the car with you at all times!

With all of these features, the 2016 Lincoln MKX is definitely a vehicle you want to keep an eye on. Stay tuned for more information, as the MKX will cruise into dealerships faster than ever before. Check in with the helpful folks at Dorsch East, your trusted Green Bay Lincoln dealer, to find out more! As always, we are committed to your complete satisfaction!

Discover Kia Quality in Green Bay!

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Kia, Kia Cadenza, Kia Soul on Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 3:29 PM

high quality Kia vehicles in Green BayKia is leading the way! Kia, one of the three fantastic brands carried at Dorsch in Green Bay, leads the automotive industry of non-premium brands in initial quality according to a study done by J.D. Powers and Associates. The initial quality study measures problems experienced by buyers and lessees of new vehicles in the first 90 days of possession.

All Kia models improved year over from 2014. Kia had two specific models, the Soul and Cadenza, in the top 10. This is the first time that Kia has had vehicles ranked that high among competitors. Among Kia’s highest ranked models were the Kia Rio for “small car” category, Kia Optima for “midsize car,” and the Kia Cadenza for “large car.” Normally, brands that launch new vehicle models tend to struggle in rankings, but Kia was able to avoid the hit this year with their new Sedona Minivan.

Not only did Kia land 2nd in the industry for quality, but they also ranked very well in the technology category. Kia improved their vehicles in 2015, specifically their audio, communication, entertainment, and navigation. This is impressive because much of the competition has struggled this year in improving the technology elements in their newest vehicles.

The most problematic category in the rankings was in fact technology. Consumer’s complained most about: problems with voice recognition and Bluetooth pairing. This is especially notable due to the fact that Kia ranked so well in this category.

Ford and Lincoln also ranked well as they both ranked in the top ten and were above the industry average in initial quality. Visit Dorsch in Green Bay to discover high-quality vehicles from Kia, Ford, and Lincoln!

High Quality Car Brands at Our Green Bay Dealership

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Awards, Dealer Information, Ford, J.D. Power Awards, Kia on Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 2:28 PM

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Kia leads the way at #2 on the list of highest quality among automobile brands! KIA, Ford, and Lincoln, the exceptional brands available at our car dealership in Green Bay, are all improving their quality and reliability at a much faster rate than Japanese auto makers, according to a news report by J.D. Power & Associates. All 3 brands have increased their quality and reliability rating year over year since 2014. This is not surprising, as their manufacturing plants are very focused on quality, especially in Korea. Meanwhile, Ford and Lincoln have both cut the number of problems in their vehicles from 2014, allowing them to jump a combined 6 spots in the 2015 report.

For years, Japan has been viewed as the leading innovator and producer of automobiles, but this may be no longer! According to a news report by J.D. Power & Associates, Japanese brand automobiles have dropped below the industry average for quality and reliability in 2015. The survey is conducted on consumer opinions after they have owned the vehicle for three months. And this report is not based on the fact that Japanese automobiles have been declining in quality, but rather that brands like KIA, Ford, and Lincoln are all improving their quality and reliability at a much faster rate.

Just like our automobile quality, at Dorsch Ford Lincoln Kia we strive to provide automotive services of unmatched quality. We offer vehicles with great quality, along with customer service and support of even greater quality. In fact, Quality care is one of the greatest advantages of owning a vehicle from our car dealership in Green Bay.

Summer Car Cleaning Tips

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in car wash, Green Bay, Service, Tips, Vehicle Maintenance on Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 at 12:10 PM

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Now that winter is over, it’s time to start thinking about cleaning the interior and exterior of your vehicle to make sure it is in tip top shape for the summer. Not only will this help the appearance of your vehicle, but don’t you want to protect such an expensive investment? The expert mechanics at Dorsch in Green Bay have a few tips to keep your car looking great.

Interior

Cleaning the interior of your car makes the vehicle more enjoyable and comfortable to be in. Removing all trash and unnecessary items is a good place to start. That ice scraper from winter…toss it in the garage. The pair of winter gloves and hat laying in the back seat…throw them in the closet. After you organize and remove all unwanted items from your vehicle, you can wash the seats, windows, and dashboard with a gentle cleanser. If you have the time and motivation, vacuuming the ground rugs and seats will make the interior look like new.

Exterior

It is important to also keep the exterior of your car clean, as this is what everyone else notices about your vehicle. First, you should wash your car with vehicle specific soap. You can do this simply with a bucket of water and a rag. After drying your vehicle with a fresh rag, you can take the extra step and polish and wax too. Not only does this give your vehicle a significant shine, but it also protects your vehicle from future bugs, dirt, rain, and more.

It is always a good idea to have maintenance checkups done on your vehicle every once in a while. If you have any problems that appear too much for you to handle, be sure to bring your vehicle to the expert mechanics at Dorsch in Green Bay!

Celebrating Our 45th Birthday with Deals on Kias in Green Bay

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Financing, Green Bay, Kia, Kia Optima, Kia Soul on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 at 4:11 PM

We are excited to announce Dorsch’s birthday celebration! We have proudly served Green Bay customers and many across Wisconsin for 45 years with reliable vehicles like the impressive Kia lineup. We have over 545 vehicles to choose from with the best deals of the year going on now. Head on over to Dorsch to get the Real Deal on any of these awesome vehicles. Come celebrate our 45th birthday with us!

2015 Kia Soul Automatic

For just $245/month* or $15,990.00 you could be starting the summer right in a brand new Kia Soul. Why buy used? With a 36-month, 36,000-mile lease and no money down at signing, this iconic vehicle could be yours! This offer expires June 30, 2015 so hurry on in to Dorsch East today!

2015 Kia Optima LX

This mid-sized, four-door sedan can also be yours for a low-cost of $245/month** or $19,990.00. All you need to do is sign and drive, with zero money down. With its sleek-styling, redefined interior to make riding more comfortable, and up to 34 mpg this Kia offers a 36-month, 36,000-mile lease. This offer also ends June 30, 2015 so get to Dorsch East today to celebrate this great offer with us.

*36 month 36,000 mile lease. Money Down, plus first payment, tax, title, license, and fees due at signing for a total of *Zero due at signing. Must qualify for all applicable rebates including Competitive Bonus or Sorento Owner Loyalty, Military and College Grad. To preferred qualified credit. Offer expires June 30, 2015.

**36 month 36,000 mile lease. Money Down, plus first payment, tax, title, license, and fees due at signing for a total of *Zero due at signing. Must qualify for all applicable rebates including Competitive Bonus or Sorento Owner Loyalty, Military and College Grad. To preferred qualified credit. Offer expires June 30, 2015.

Kia Summer’s On Us Sales Event in Green Bay!

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Kia, Kia Optima on Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 3:30 PM

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Kia fans rejoice! Dorsch is thrilled to announce the arrival of a fantastic new opportunity, the Summer’s On Us Sales Event from Kia.

Get your first three months on us.

For those customers who are looking to finance their purchase of a new 2015 Kia Forte, Optima, or Sedona through Kia Motors Financing, your first three scheduled monthly payments (up to $1,500 total for Forte or Optima or $1,800 total for Sedona) will be covered! Even better, well qualified buyers can receive 0% APR financing* for up to 66 months. That’s quite a sweet deal if you ask us!

A fit for everyone.

Someone finishing high school or college? The 2015 Kia Forte is a great option for the graduate in your family. With an estimated highway mpg of 39, they’ll be saving at the tank! The 2015 Optima is a great sedan for families, business travelers, and driving enthusiasts alike. A comfortable interior and bold styling make it a great option. The 2015 Sedona is making the minivan cool again. You have to see it to believe it!

Visit Dorsch East to learn more about the Summer’s On Us Sales Event! Take advantage of this special savings opportunity and get yourself the brand new Kia you’ve been hoping for.

*On approved credit Kia Motors Finance will cover the costs of the first 3 payments on a new Forte (up to $1,500), Optima (up to $1,500) or Sedona (up to $1,800). 0% APR for 66 months at $15.15 per $1000 borrowed. Down payment ranges from 0-10%, depending on credit. Offer is not available with KMF Bonus Cash or Customer Cash.

Important Maintenance Items for Spring

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Fuel Economy, Service, Vehicle Maintenance on Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 2:30 PM

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Summer is on the horizon and we’re excited for warm weather! There’s nothing quite like a summer road trip with family or friends – and an important step before heading out is making sure your car is ready, too. The expert mechanics at Dorsch in Green Bay are here to help get your car in top shape and fix any issues the harsh winter may have brought on! Here are a few things you should consider having checked.

Air Conditioning

Riding with the windows down is fantastic, but you’ll likely want the air conditioning at some point during the summer! Even if you don’t, it’s important to make sure your air conditioning system is working properly. An easy way to find out if there are any issues is by turning the air on full blast. If it doesn’t reach maximum chill temperature soon, there could be a problem. Our mechanics can run a full diagnostic on your system!

Belts & Hoses

The dry winter air combined with subzero temperatures takes a toll on your entire vehicle, but particularly the belts and hoses. Our seasoned experts will inspect everything to make sure they’re operating properly and replace any that aren’t.

Oxygen Sensor

Feel like your vehicle isn’t getting as great of gas mileage as it should? It could be the oxygen sensor. This helps set the fuel mix that goes into your engine. If it’s not working properly, it causes too much gas to be used and can cut your gas mileage by up to 40%. This is something that should be done every 30,000-50,000 miles or so.

For help with these and other maintenance items, call the mechanics at Dorsch in Green Bay! We’ll have your car running smoothly for your fun trips this summer.

Driven to Give: Supporting Green Bay Organizations

By Dorsch Ford Kia | Posted in Lincoln on Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 at 12:27 PM

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We’re proud to support local organizations and charities in the Green Bay area. For years the Lincoln Motor Company has helped dealerships carry out their missions to support their local communities with a special program. The Lincoln Driven to Give Program (formerly known as Drive Smart for Your School or Drive Smart for a Cause) gives dealerships a unique opportunity to partner with school or charitable organizations for a special test-drive event to raise funds.

Each Lincoln Driven to Give Event can help raise up to $6,000 for the organization, and the process is quite simple. For each valid test-drive completed, the Lincoln Motor Company donates $20 to the participating school or charity. This year, we’re pleased to have partnered with the Wrightstown High School Girls Softball program.

Lincoln Driven to Give
Join us Friday, May 8th, 2015
from 3:00-5:00pm
at Wrightstown High School

If you haven’t experienced the new lineup of Lincoln vehicles, you won’t want to miss out on this opportunity. The stunningly redesigned Lincoln MKZ boasts technology and luxury like never before. Even better, there’s one starting price for both the standard and hybrid models! The first ever Lincoln MKC has made waves. Tons of available features create a welcoming environment and driving experience you’ll want to see. The Lincoln Navigator holds strong as a force to be reckoned with. The luxurious truck has room for the entire family and more!

Join us this Friday to help support the Wrightstown High School Girls Softball Program at the Lincoln Driven to Give Event! We’ll be seeing you at Wrightstown High School between 3 and 5pm.