Rick Warner Ford, owned and operated by Salt Lake businessman Rick Warner, has received the Ford Motor Co. Distinguished Achievement Award for the 20th consecutive year, one of only a handful of Ford dealers to reach that milestone.

The award is Ford's highest honor and awarded annually to the dealers who represent the highest standards of automotive retailing, said Fred Guyser, Ford area manager.Criteria for the award include progressive management, customer satisfaction, integrity, sound merchandising practices, achieving higher than average market share and continuing interest in rendering service to Ford owners, Guyser said.