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On behalf of everyone at Mike Murphy Ford, I would like to thank you for visiting our web site. We are committed to serving our friends and customers via the Internet and look forward to hearing from you. We are a full service Ford dealership offering first class sales and service for our valued customers. We have been in business for over 36 years since August 1984 at 565 West Jackson Street in the heart of Morton, Illinois. Our phone number is (309)-263-2311. If you have any questions or need to reach me, you can call the dealership’s phone number or email me at mikemurphy@mikemurphyford.com.






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Mike Murphy Ford has been serving the Morton community and our customers for over 36 years! We pride ourselves in making sure that every person walking into our dealership is treated with courtesy and respect. And it is only with feedback from our customers that Mike Murphy Ford knows we are doing things right.

We are pleased to announce Mike Murphy Ford is the proud recipient of the prestigious Ford President’s Award. This marks 19 out of the last 22 years that we have achieved this exclusive award. The President’s Award acknowledges Ford Dealerships that have led the nation in exceptional service and vehicle ownership experiences for their customers. Ford Motor Company’s President’s Award is earned by an exclusive group of approximately 400 out of nearly 5,000 dealerships. This honor is awarded annually to dealers who provide their customers with exceptional treatment throughout the life of their Ford vehicle. 

Mike Murphy Ford works hard at fostering a customer first culture with all of our employees. We work hard to earn your business, and our work doesn’t stop after you purchase a vehicle from us. The real work starts after the sale. Our award-winning staff is dedicated to ensuring your complete satisfaction, whether it be with our sales team, service department or parts department. We will always strive to improve. View our place in this year’s achievements in the 2020 Viewer’s Choice Awards. 

Thank you for trusting Mike Murphy Ford with all of your automobile needs.



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Mike Murphy Ford Inc Wins 2020 DealerRater Ford Dealer of the Year Award


2020 Dealer Of the Year Award - DealerRater

Mike Murphy Ford, Morton, Illimois Wins 2020 DealerRater Ford Dealer of the Year Award

Award recognizes top U.S. and Canadian auto dealers who demonstrate excellent customer service as expressed by consumer reviews written on DealerRater

Morton, IL – January 28, 2020  Mike Murphy Ford has been awarded a 2020 DealerRater Dealer of the Year Award, which recognizes auto dealerships across the U.S. and Canada who deliver outstanding customer service, based on consumer reviews written on DealerRater.com.

 “Car buyers have spoken and have identified Mike Murphy Ford as the best Ford dealer to do business with in Illinois,” said DealerRater General Manager Jamie Oldershaw. “The quality and number of reviews for Mike Murphy Ford speak volumes of the top-notch experiences they provide to customers.”

The DealerRater Dealer of the Year Awards are based on reviews by new- and used-car shoppers and those who took their vehicles into dealerships for service. Reviewers evaluated Mike Murphy Ford on its customer service, quality of work, friendliness, pricing and overall experience.

Mike Murphy Ford has demonstrated consistently high PowerScore™ ratings for customer satisfaction, placing it in the top of its class. The PowerScore is determined using a Bayesian algorithm that factors the dealership’s average DealerRater consumer rating and the total number of reviews written about the dealership during the 2019 calendar year.

“We are thankful and truly blessed to have been able to win this award a second year in a row,” said owner Mike Murphy.  “We have a great bunch here at Mike Murphy Ford and it shows in each and every employee with customer service being their top priority.  We also have the best customers and without them this award would not have possible!”

“Today’s car shoppers pay attention to reviews and a dealership’s online reputation, which makes the significance of the DealerRater Dealer of the Year Awards crucial to dealers looking to thrive in today’s business environment,” added Oldershaw.

DealerRater has an audience reach of more than 34 million consumers each month.


Founded in 2002, DealerRater, a Cars.com Company, is the world’s leading car dealer review website that connects consumers with the right person at the right dealership. The site offers over 6 million sales and service reviews across 44,000 U.S. and Canadian dealerships, including a network of more than 5,000 Certified Dealers. DealerRater content has a reachable audience of more than 34 million consumers across the web each month. By offering a product suite that allows qualified dealerships to manage their reputations and achieve higher SEO rankings, DealerRater supports new customer connections by growing online presence.


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2020 Viewer’s Choice Award Winner!

2020 Central Illinois Viewer’s Choice Award Winner