Prestige Ford Fishing Tournament

Screen Shot 2016-04-03 at 11.25.10 PMBig thank you to all who attended Prestige Ford’s  2nd Annual Bass Tournament. Congrats to our big winners.

The event held Sunday, April 3rd was great fun and a big success. Everyone enjoyed a great day of wonderful weather and fishing at Lake Ray Hubbard at Harbor Bay Marina in Rockwall.

The weigh ins were quite the nail biters. 1st place won $2,000, 2nd place won $500, 3rd place received $200 and 4th place got $100. The Biggest Bass brought home $200. Garland Young took home both 1st place and marVictory Fishing Events provided the weigh in trailer, they do 3-4 events a week and we are one of there sponsors

If you didn’t make it out this time; stay tuned to our blogs for other great events.

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Hail Sale, Trade-In Days at Prestige Ford in Garland

Hit hard by North Texas weather? Looking for a great deal on a a New Ford or pre-owned vehicle? Prestige Ford has great savings and is offering top dollar for trade ins; and we are taking vehicles with hail damage from the recent storm, as well.

If you need store damage repairs for your vehicle, visit our collision repair center. Our experts will help you with every step of the repair. Learn more online at www.PrestigeGarland.com.

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Ford Raptor Finishes Best in the Desert Mint 400

The all-new Ford F-150 Raptor race truck competes in the grueling Best in the Desert Mint 400 off-road race.

The all-new Ford F-150 Raptor race truck competes in the Best in the Desert Mint 400 off-road race.

Hard rock resonates through the cabin from satellite radio as Ford’s production-based 2017 F-150 Raptor race truck finished the demanding Best in the Desert Mint 400 off-road race this past weekend.

Greg Foutz and Tim Casey were at the helm of the Ford F-150 Raptor race truck, which is the only stock truck competing in the Best in the Desert factory stock class for full-sized trucks (Class 1200), making it the first such vehicle to finish a race in this class.

The Ford F-150 Raptor race truck is one of 19 teams in the limited group out of 68 in total to to finish the 2016 Mint 400.

“We’re really pleased with the F-150 Raptor’s performance,” said Foutz. “The all-new F-150 Raptor race truck was strong throughout, and its new high-output EcoBoost® engine and transmission are seriously impressive.”

The factory stock class is the most production-specification class in the history of Best in the Desert. F-150 Raptor race truck leverages the built-in capability and features of the production F-150 Raptor, including:

  • Fully boxed, high-strength steel frame
  • High-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy body
  • All-new high-output 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine paired with all-new 10-speed transmission and torque-on-demand transfer case
  • Ford Performance 17-inch beadlock-capable wheels with next-generation BFGoodrich All-Terrain KO2 tires for enhanced off-road performance

Additional factory stock features:

  • Windshield, air conditioning, power windows and door locks
  • Instrument panel and dashboard, including Sirius-XM satellite radio
  • LED headlamps and taillamps

Modifications made to the race truck:

  • Race-optimized three-inch-diameter external-bypass front and rear FOX Racing Shox similar to stock F-150 Raptor’s segment-exclusive, three-inch-diameter internal-bypass FOX Racing Shox
  • Race-optimized front and rear springs raise ride height for additional ground clearance, and provide increased compression rate to handle extreme terrain and additional weight of competition-required roll cage
  • Custom-fabricated roll cage
  • MasterCraft seats with five-point harness safety belts and window nets
  • Rigid LED light bars, racing fuel cell, Lowrance GPS, Racepak digital dash and data logger
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Prestige Ford Sponsors Bass Tournament

Screen Shot 2016-03-07 at 4.00.15 PMIf you enjoy fishing, a chance to win cash prizes and having a good time; then there is an upcoming event that you’re going to love. Randall Reed’s Prestige Ford and RAD-Rides is proud to sponsor the 2nd Annual Bass Master Tournament on Sunday, April 3rd at Harbor Bay Marina at Lake Ray Hubbard. The marina is located at 3701 Windjammer Drive, Rockwall, TX 75087.

Teams will consist of of two fishermen. The entry fee is $80 per team (includes launch fee). Early registration ends March 25, 2016. Late registration begins on location at 5 a.m., Sunday April 3rd.

To register, contact: Michelle Mendez at (817) 975-5178 via phone or text or e-mail
MMendez@WCAO.net.

Prizes include:
1st Place: $2,000
2nd Place: $500
3rd Place: $200
The Biggest Bass Wins: $200

Tournament Rules:
– Tournament hours: 6:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m.
– Boats to be in the water by 6:00 a.m.
– Each team must have 2 people fishing
– Entry fee of $80 per team is due at registration (launch fee included)
– No trailers
– You must register (with Michelle Mendez or Justin Wright) to receive a ticket to qualify you for weigh in
– Early registration ends at 5pm on March 25th
– Late registration begins at 5:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 3rd at Harbor Bay Marina
– Late registration is $100 per team (launch fee included)
– Each team is to turn in their ticket at Harbor Bay Marina at or before 2:45 p.m. to qualify for weigh in
– Weigh in line closes at 2:45 p.m.
– Winners will be announced on site
– Artificial bait only
– 5 fish per team limit
– No lure per rod limit
– No trolling
– No guides
– Dead fish rule: .5 lb deduction per dead fish

For more information, visit: http://texasfishingforum.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/11461604#Post11461604

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Prestige Ford Helps South Garland HS Drive Dreams

Screen Shot 2016-02-17 at 12.54.37 AMRandall Reed’s Prestige Ford in Garland, Texas is excited to announce that Ford Motor Company is offering South Garland High School students the opportunity to apply for college scholarships.

Ford Motor Company Fund and Ford dealers, like Prestige Ford, team up to make education a priority in select areasby providing Ford Driving Dreams scholarships to students who attend high schools where Ford operates.

High school students have the opportunity to receive scholarship(s) worth $2,000 each. These local awards are exclusive to South Garland High School seniors.

The scholarships are part the Ford Motor Company Fund’s flagship education initiative which brings inspiration and education resources to more than 35,000 high school, middle school, and elementary school students. The Ford Driving Dreams Tour is designed to motivate students to read at an early age, complete high school on time and pursue higher education.

The tour includes book donations, scholarships, grants, motivational pep rallies, and an essay contest in which thousands of students are invited to share their dreams. Ford Fund implements each program with partners in each market to address local education and community needs.

The application deadline to apply is March 7, 2016. For more information or to fill out an application, visit: www.forddrivingdreams.com. To learn more about Randall Reed’s Prestige Ford, log on to www.PrestigeGarland.com.

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Prestige Goes Red for Women & Awareness

Red Prestige feb 2016 IMG_1976Did you know?  One in three women die of heart disease and stroke? For many, it can actually be prevented. Much of that lies in learning about how to prevent heart disease and know the signs and risks, as well.

The American Heart Association is raising awareness by designating February 6th to be “Go Red for Women” day. It is a call to action to stand united in the fight on heart disease. It’s a call for women to become success story. A story of survival. The American Heart Association states: “To show us your battle scars and to be proud of the warrior you’ve become.” When we all work together, we have the power to save lives — and that life could be our won.

In a show of support and awareness, the Randall Reed’s Prestige Ford team dressed out in their favorite red garb. “It’s important that we take time to pause to think about the serious nature of this information and what we can do to help remind others so we can all get more educated and stay healthy,” said Justin Wright, GM/OP of Prestige Ford in Garland (serving Dallas, Rockwall, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and surrounding cities).

Each year, Prestige Ford in Garland gathers together for a family photo to show their grand support and to encourage all the women in their lives — themselves included — to stop, learn and take care of themselves and their heart. To get risk factors, preventative information and how you can participate, visit www.GoRedForWomen.com! 

To learn more about Randall Reed’s Prestige Ford at 3601 S. Shiloh Road (off 635 and Garland Road), visit www.PrestigeGarland.com.

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Prestige Teams Up with Good Samaritans for Tornado Aid

prestige good sam tornado 12654669_10208449734511717_668608464590162155_n Good Same Tornado Prestige 12512565_1097787206987203_3278100322008332772_n prestige good sam 20160206_105215_resized Prestige good same tornado 12642991_1097486437017280_2336514036532025068_nRandall Reed’s Prestige Ford in Garland’s team cares about the community.  This week, we were proud to be part of the tornado disaster relief fundraiser that was hosted by Intrinsic Brewery and RaNae Candin, aState Farm Agent.
Our team, including Michelle Mendez (marketing), Ryan Tapp (collision center) and Sheena Bacchus (hiring/training) were on hand to offer support. The wonderful Prestige Ford employees all wanted to pitch in to help those in need after the tornados/sever weather that struck our neighboring cities.
The team donated over 200 canned goods and $75, which was donated to the Good Samaritans of Garland. In conjunction with those who came together from the community, we were able to do a lot of good together.
If you are interested in helping, the City of Rowlett and City of Garland websites have information posted on how you can help. You may also contact and/or make contributions to the Good Samaritans of Garland.
To learn more about Randall Reed’s Prestige Ford, visit www.PrestigeGarland.com.
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Ford Makes Fortune Blue Ribbon Companies List

Ford Motor Co. is the the only automaker to make the Blue Ribbon list. The has appeared on four Fortune lists this year:

  • No. 42 on Change the World
  • No. 27 on the Global 500
  • No. 9 on the Fortune 500
  • No. 6 in the motor vehicles industry on the list of the World’s Most Admired Companies

This year’s Blue Ribbon Companies ranking is comprised of 25 companies — the most in any year.

Prestige Ford in Garland (serving Dallas, Mesquite, Rockwall, Plano, Grapevine, Richardson) is proud to be part of this wonderful award-winning automaker. To learn more about available New, Used and Certified Pre-Owned Fords, visit www.PrestigeGarland.com.

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Prestige Ford Supports GFFA’s Coats For Kids

Screen Shot 2015-11-23 at 1.23.22 AMRandall Reed’s Prestige Ford is proud to be part of Garland Fire Fighters Association “Coats for Kids” program for the third year in a row. Katie Koberg, Community Relations Director and Michelle Mendez from Prestige were proud to lend a helping hand.  Volunteers from the community came together to provide over 100 coats to the children at Northlake Elementary School.

This week, firefighters, Prestige Ford (serving greater Dallas, Mesquite, Rockwall, Richardson) staff and other volunteers, such as MrRestore, handed out jackets to school children in need. “To see the excitement in the children eyes as they select their new coats is truly heart warming,” Ms. Koberg said.

“The kids in our community should never go cold,” said Randall Reed, Owner of Prestige Ford. “These precious children deserve to feel safe and warm.”  Justin Wright, OP/GM agrees, “We are so happy to be part of this annual event. We’re pleased to be able to lend our support to the Garland Fire Fighters Association as they help these wonderful kids at Northlake Elementary.”

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Gift That Keeps Giving

Prestige will be part of a follow-up event with this program with the Garland Fire Fighters Association. In December, they will help take approximately 100 kids from the Garland area to Walmart to go Christmas shopping.  This is the third year that the Prestige community team will be participating. “It is very special event,” said Ms. Koberg. “There is so much joy and appreciation from the children and their families; it is what the season and our community work is all about.”

Buy a Firefighter Calendars & Help Community

You can help the community by purchasing the Garland Fire Department iconic Fire Fighters’ Calendar now available for sale. Not only could it make a great holiday gift, the proceeds go to help fund the upcoming Christmas Shopping Spree!

To learn more about local Coats for Kids, visit www.facebook.com/garlandcoatsforkids. To learn about the national program, log onto coats-for-kids.org. For more information about Prestige Ford, visit www.PrestigeGarland.com.

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Prestige Ford is Hiring!

Prestige Ford Entire Team July 2015 11222496_10205977514348356_1906219747667576930_oAre you ready for a new career with an award-winning company?  Then, you  may be a great fit for our team at Randall Reed’s Prestige Ford/

Our Dallas-area dealership is looking for individuals to fulfill the a number of positions, including: Retail Sales, Customer Service Representatives and more!

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Or You May E-mail:  sbacchus@wcao.net

Randall Reed’s World Class Automotive Group

Our Randall Reed family of dealerships located in Garland, Dallas, McKinney and the greater-Houston area are seeking quality individuals for various staffing positions available at our dealerships. The World Class Automotive Group (WCAO) seeks individuals that have the highest level of integrity, a stable work history, a commitment to relentless customer satisfaction and a desire for a long-term profitable career. Spanish speaking a plus!

Career Goals:

  • Guide retail sales clients through the proven sales process.
  • Ensure a superior sale, aftermarket, finance and follow up for each retail client.

Key Accountability Areas:

  • Develops buyers by maintaining rapport with previous customers
    • Suggesting trade-ins; responding to inquiries, networking and generating a potential customer base for sale of vehicles
  • Qualifies buyers by understanding buyer’s requirements and interests
  • Demonstrates automobiles by explaining characteristics, capabilities, and features
  • Completes sale by overcoming objections; asking for sale, negotiating price with Customer by way of Sales Manager; completing sales or services, financing; delivers automobile
  • Proficient in offering/explaining warranty, maintenance, and gap programs
  • Providing necessary after sales support and follow-up processes
  • Maintaining or beating the CSI standards
  • Meeting set sales targets
  • Keeping track of all the market products and prices, on-going training with the Store Sales Management and Corporate Training requirements to meet Certifications 

Skills/Qualifications

Should possess good written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and convincing abilities
  • Ability of meeting deadlines and achieving set sales targets
  • Must hold a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Positive, friendly attitude, along with a customer service mentality
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment
  • Available evenings and weekends
  • All applicants must be able to pass pre-employment testing to include background checks, drug test, credit report, and valid driver license

Benefits:

We strive for a superior customer experience and believe our associates should have the same superior experience. We believe in building a long-term relationship with each Associate offering the following benefits:

  • Paid training
  • 401K
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability & Life Insurance
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Vacation time, holiday and sick leave
  • Long-term career education assistance:
    • World Class University
    • OJT on the job training
    • Manufacturer’s certification processes

Our company maintains a strong policy of equal employment opportunity for all associates.  We hire, train, promote and compensate associates on the basis of personal and professional competence and potential for advancement without regard for race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability or citizenship, as well as other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

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