About Shields Auto Center Ford

Get To Know Us

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 Customers Say

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  • David Ingleman

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    1 week ago

    I had an excellent experience at Shields

  • Rachel Pettis

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    1 week ago

    I appericate the help and understanding that Dale gave me and my son. Thanks Dale!!

  • Traci Johnson

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    2 weeks ago

    We were very happy with the survice we received at Shields Auto Center when we pruchased our new car. We would highly recommend Shields to all our friends. Thank you guys for your friendly...

  • Randee Gollihur

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    1 month ago

    Kory was absolutely amazing to work with! Our car broke down and we needed to get a new one. Kory worked with us for almost 2 months to find the perfect car for our family! Thank you Shields and Kory...

  • k d

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    2 months ago

    Nicest people there and they work very quick

  • Joseph Young

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    2 months ago

    Great people that took care of us!

  • Dawn Good

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    2 months ago

    Several years ago I bought my 2012 Escape here; the sales person was good to work with. I always use their service department and they do a great job. The service people are courteous, helpful. The...

  • Marcia Messmann

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    3 months ago

    they are a great place to have work done they do great job the staff always answer any questions we have and they address them very professional i will always go there

  • Lucy Lou

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    3 months ago

    TIM WAS ABSOLUTELY A PLEASURE TO WORK WITH!!!!! HE WAS VERY FRIENDLY AND JUST AN OVER ALL GREAT SALES PERSON!! TERESA IN FINANCE WAS VERY PROFESSIONAL AND KIND AS WELL. ENJOYED WORKING WITH THEM...

  • DiAnna Kammin

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    3 months ago

    Very friendly! Didn't wait long at all for the service on my van!

  • Sandy Meredith

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    3 months ago

    We bought a 2018 Ford Fusion and it was a very simple process! Andy was great. No pressure and very helpful with all of the features of our new car. Things have changed a bit with vehicles since we...

  • Albert Tarragano

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    3 months ago

    Not just selling cars but always helps out in the community Hats off to the Shields Family for taking care of the people

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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 - 7:00PM
  • Tuesday8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Wednesday8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Thursday8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Friday8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Saturday8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • SundayClosed