MOTOR TREND Certified Vehicles Program Launches in Evansville, Indiana

NORCROSS, Ga., June 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MOTOR TREND® Certified Vehicles, the industry leading Certified Pre-Owned program for a franchised dealer's "other makes and model" vehicles, announced that Town & Country Ford has become the exclusive MOTOR TREND Certified Dealer in Evansville, Indiana.

MOTOR TREND Certified Dealers are carefully selected and appointed based on their focus on quality and a positive customer experience. They must have a history of excellent customer reviews and outstanding service. MOTOR TREND Certification allows Town & Country Ford to offer MOTOR TREND Certified Pre-Owned vehicles and MOTOR TREND Certified Service from their service department, on an exclusive basis in their designated territory.

Town & Country Ford has an outstanding reputation as one of the most trusted car dealerships in the Evansville area. It was an easy choice for the MOTOR TREND selection committee to award the dealership membership in the program. "We are excited to add Town & Country Ford to the MOTOR TREND Certified Vehicles program," said Eric Prins, National Business Development Manager, MOTOR TREND Certified Vehicles. "Town and Country Ford delivers service which is unparalleled in its Evansville community. Dealerships that really hone in on providing a better shopping, buying, and ownership experience for their customers are the heart of the MOTOR TREND Certified program. With MOTOR TREND Certified vehicles on its lot, and a MOTOR TREND Certified Service Department, Town & Country Ford can now improve its customer relationships and put forth unrivaled pre-owned vehicle quality."

Consumer demand for Certified Pre-Owned vehicles has continued to rise sharply since 2009 and climbed more than 27 percent year-over-year for 2014. As a MOTOR TREND Certified Dealer, Town & Country Ford is now able to not only certify Ford vehicles on its pre-owned lot, but also benefit from strong consumer demand for certified vehicles by offering MOTOR TREND Certification on all of its other makes and models.

Town & Country Ford began offering MOTOR TREND Certified vehicles on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 7800 E Lloyd Expressway, Evansville, IN 47715. For more information on Town & Country Ford, please visit

About MOTOR TREND Certified Vehicles

The MOTOR TREND Certified program enables qualified dealers to certify used vehicles of other makes and models. Only available to an elite group of dealers across the country, the nationally recognized MOTOR TREND Certified program includes benefits for dealers and customers from its partner EasyCare. These benefits include a minimum six-month/7,500-mile comprehensive warranty, EasyCare Select 6 Coverage (key replacement, dent repair coverage, and more), a 72-hour exchange policy, an online showroom at, and a Best Value Guarantee. For more information, please visit

About EasyCare®

EasyCare's mission is to help others succeed. Since 1984 the company has provided leading-edge benefits that help dealers deliver an outstanding ownership experience to their customers. EasyCare provides a full suite of training programs, management development, proprietary software, and the only F &I Benefits deemed a "MOTOR TREND Recommended Best Buy" for franchised dealers. For more information, please visit


MOTOR TREND®, a media brand of TEN:The Enthusiast Network, was founded in 1949 and is internationally recognized as one of the leading brands in the automotive category. The MOTOR TREND brand is comprised of Motor Trend Magazine; the award-winning website; MOTOR TREND Auto Shows; MOTOR TREND Audio; MOTOR TREND en Español; MOTOR TREND India; Motor Trend On Demand video network; and the renowned MOTOR TREND Car of the Year, SUV of the Year, Truck of the Year, and Best Driver's Car awards programs.

About TEN: The Enthusiast Network

TEN: The Enthusiast Network is the world's premier network of enthusiast brands, such as MOTOR TREND, AUTOMOBILE, HOT ROD, SURFER, TRANSWORLD SKATEBOARDING, and GRINDTV. With more than 50 publications, 60 websites, 50 events, 1,000 branded products, the world's largest automotive VOD channel, and the world's largest action/adventure sports media platform, TEN inspires enthusiasts to pursue their passions. For more information, visit

CONTACT: Media Contact: Ashley Braswell 678-615-1142 abraswell@easycare.comSource: EasyCare (Formerly APCO)