Auto News: Ford makes Rides & Drives offers at Auto Show
Ford is making an exclusive offer at the 2020 Portland International Auto Show. Anyone who completes one of their Rides & Drives will receive a $2,000 private offer on the purchase or lease of 2019 and 2020 Ford vehicles.
The offer will be valid through April 30 and is limited to one per household. It may not be combined with other private or commercial offers, owner loyalty or lease renewal programs.
The Ford Rides & Drives are happening at the Plaza across the street from the Oregon Convention Center. The hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day of the show, which runs from Thursday to Sunday, Feb. 20 to 23. They include the 2020 Ford Raptor pickup.
For more info, go to portlandautoshow.com.
Subaru Adopt A Pet Program
Portland is one of the most pet-friendly cities in America, which makes it the perfect to showcase the Subaru Adopt A Pet program.
Subaru has partnered with the Oregon Humane Society for an adoption event that is a part of the Subaru Loves Pets initiative. In the Subaru exhibit on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, attendees can engage with puppies and pick their favorite, which they can adopt after the show.
Update models coming, too
Automakers unveiled a number of updated 2020 vehicles at this year's Chicago Auto Show that also will be on display Portland International Auto.
Nissan has updated the 2020 Frontier midsize pickup, adding a 3.8-liter V6 engine and 9-speed automatic transmission as standard equipment. The new driveline will give the Frontier best-in-class engine power, while also increasing fuel economy.
Volkswagen will bring the updated Atlas midsize SUV to Portland.
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