About Shields Auto Center Ford

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We have a strong and committed sales staff with many years of experience satisfying our customers' needs. Feel free to browse our inventory online, request more information about vehicles, set up a test drive or inquire about financing!

If you don't see what you are looking for, click on CarFinder, fill out the form, and we will let you know when vehicles arrive that match your search! Or if you would rather discuss your options with our friendly sales staff, click on Directions for interactive driving directions and other contact information. We look forward to serving you!

Welcome to Shields Ford

At Shields Ford, we're proud to serve the drivers of Rantoul with some of the most popular vehicles around Illinois, and the country. We're committed to giving drivers from across the Illinois region the best in customer service, with a topnotch selection of brand-new vehicles to choose from, as well as an extensive inventory of pre-owned crossover, SUV and truck. Plus, with our expert finance, service, and parts centers in house, we strive to be your one-stop dealership for all your automotive needs.

At Shields Ford, We're Proud to Guide You Through Every Step of Car Ownership

From the moment you first step into our showroom, we're committed to understanding your needs. If you're in the market for a new or used Ford, we'll make sure to match you with one that fits your style, so your only test driving a car that works for you. Our financing team, meanwhile, can make sure that your payment is one that fits your budget, while our parts and service centers work to ensure your next F-150, Escape, Explorer, Bronco Sport or Ranger is one that continues performing like new for years to come.

Visit Us at Shields Ford Today & See for Yourself How We Can Serve You

Our dealership in Rantoul is prepared to help you with every aspect of the ownership process, from browsing new and used Ford models, finding quality care near your local area, and whatever unexpected events that may arise in the future. We know what it takes to give our customers the best care possible, so be sure to visit us to find out for yourself what we can offer to you.

Why Buy From Shields Ford

What Our Recent Customers Say

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Ronald Summers

2 days ago

Live over three hours away and had awesome experience with David and the Shields team.

Ken Cooley

5 days ago

A great place to have your vehicle serviced. I would choose this dealership for a new or pre-owned vehicle purchase.

Phil B

6 days ago

I have been a customer since 2002. I have purchased three vehicles from there and have always been satisfied with their customer service, there service department, and their sales staff is always...

Susan Waxham

1 week ago

I went in for my oil change. They are always fast and courteous!

Jeff Johnstone

1 week ago

They were very good and very fast on the repair!

Bernard Gordon

2 weeks ago

Great people to work with.No pushy salesmen, but they come right out to answer any question you might have. Good prices.

tim palmisano

2 weeks ago

Had a great experience with Tim McIntyre, wasn't pushy at all, very friendly, and told us everything we needed to know about the 2015 Equinox we bought! Thanks Tim

Greg Murphy

2 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant experiene.. The entire staff was very courteous and knowledgeable. We will definitely visit Shields in the future if we are in the market for another vehicle. Thank you Terry...

Linda Mumm

2 weeks ago

I would highly recommend Shield Ford in Rantoul, Illinois. The customer service is wonderful, both in sales and service!

Pat Manwaring

3 weeks ago

Very well handled with all the Sales Staff. Team effort at this dealership. If one of the staff is unavailable another steps in. Very good experience.

David Perry

3 weeks ago

Shields was honest and up front with me through the whole ordering, delivery process.and taking ownership of my truck. Thank you

Darren Hainley

4 weeks ago

We live 2 1/2 hours away and worked the deal over the phone with Kyle. He was so awesome and not pushy at all. We drove over on his Saturday off and he came in and delivered our 2022 Bronco. We...

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  1. Shields Ford

    850 Broadmeadow Rd.
    Rantoul, IL 61866

    • Sales: (217) 892-2155
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  • Contact our Sales Department at: (217) 892-2155
  • Monday8:30am-7pm
  • Tuesday8:30am-6pm
  • Wednesday8:30am-6pm
  • Thursday8:30am-6pm
  • Friday8:30am-6pm
  • Saturday8:30am-5pm
  • SundayClosed