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How Many Ways Can I Customize the Appearance of My New 2019 Ford Ranger at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Ranger, Packages/Accessories on Monday, April 22nd, 2019 at 8:00 AM
side view of a 2019 Ford Ranger featuring the Black Appearance Package

New Black Appearance Package Features for the 2019 Ford Ranger

You can’t call Ford’s reentry into the midsize pickup truck segment with the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger anything other than an unmitigated success, but that hasn’t stopped Ford from continuing to give our customers here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, even more reasons to love the all-new Ranger. The latest reason comes in the form of an all-new Black Appearance Package for the midsize truck – which follows in the footsteps of other popular appearance packages for the lineup like the Sport Appearance Package and the Chrome Appearance Package. So, let’s unwrap this new Black Appearance Package and see what kind of new style features it offers for the 2019 Ford Ranger. Read the rest of this entry »

Check Out the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup in Action with this Pair of Videos

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape, Video on Friday, April 19th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
high angle side view of a blue 2020 Ford Escape

Pair of 2020 Ford Escape Videos to Get Excited About

If you’ve checked out the Ford Escape section of our Brandon Ford Blog, you’ll know we’re incredibly excited about the upcoming debut of the new Ford Escape lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. And we’re using that excitement to tell you all about the new features and capabilities of the all-new Ford Escape lineup. But there are also times when words fail, and the slack must be picked up by breathtaking videos. This is one of those times. And that’s why we found this pair of 2020 Ford Escape videos to get excited about. You can see them below. Read the rest of this entry »

All the Information You Need to Make Sure You Don’t Miss Out on the Fun at Tampa Riverfest 2019

By Product Expert | Posted in Community on Thursday, April 18th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
tampa riverfront during the day

Celebrate the Tampa Waterfront at Tampa Riverfest 2019

There’s a lot to love about our great city of Tampa, FL. In fact, if you start asking people what their favorite part about Tampa is, you’re going to get a wide array of answers. But toward the top of everyone’s list has to be our breathtakingly beautiful waterfront. And that’s exactly why we love the annual Tampa Riverfest event so very much. But when is Tampa Riverfest 2019? Well, we’re going to tell you that and everything else you need to know in order to properly celebrate the Tampa waterfront at Tampa Riverfest 2019. Read the rest of this entry »

All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Helps Drivers Take a Screen Time Break with All-New Mindful Mode

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Explorer, Technology on Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
calm screen mode in a 2020 Ford Explorer

What is the 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup’s New Mindful Mode?

How much time per day do you spend looking at screens? Given the number of screens in our life these days, we’re guessing it’s probably a lot – a guess that’s backed up by a recent Nielsen study that says we spend at least half of our days staring at a screen in this country. And, if you really think about it, screens are everywhere nowadays – even in our cars. That’s why Ford is giving people the opportunity to take a screen time break when driving the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup thanks to its all-new Mindful Mode. But what is the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup’s new Mindful Mode? We’re glad you asked, because we’re going to cover that right here. Read the rest of this entry »

How Much Passenger and Cargo Space are You Getting with the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape, Passenger/Cargo Space on Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
man and woman putting a rug in the back of their blue 2020 Ford Escape

2020 Ford Escape Interior Space Specs by Trim Level

More and more good news keeps coming our way here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, with the latest bit of excitement surrounding the impending arrival of the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup. Thanks to a pair of all-new hybrid trim levels, a fully updated and upgraded engine lineup, a fully redesigned exterior, a fully reinvigorated interior, and a full slate of other new features and capabilities, the all-new 2020 Escape lineup is set to blast off in ways never before seen when it makes its grand debut this fall. But while all of that sounds amazing – and it is – none of it means anything if the all-new Escape lineup doesn’t feature a sufficient amount of passenger and cargo space. With that in mind, let’s check out the 2020 Ford Escape lineup’s interior space specifications by trim level to see just how much passenger and cargo space you’re getting. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford’s Focus on Trucks and SUVs Paying Off with Record Sales During First Quarter of 2019

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford Explorer, Ford Ranger on Monday, April 15th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
classic blue Ford logo and white background

Ford Begins 2019 Fiscal Year with Record Truck and SUV Sales

Ford has announced it is focusing more and more on new trucks and SUVs moving forward, and if the brand’s first quarter sales numbers are any indication, that new focus is paying off – and then some. That’s because Ford has begun the 2019 fiscal year with record truck and SUV sales, so let’s take a closer look at those numbers and see what they mean for Ford’s future. Read the rest of this entry »

Check Out These Images of the Fully Redesigned 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape, Interior/Exterior Style on Friday, April 12th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
front view of a red 2020 Ford Escape

Pictures of the Redesigned All-New 2020 Ford Escape

There’s so much to be excited about regarding the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup that we don’t know where to start. Actually, we know exactly where to start, as you can see in the Ford Escape section of our Brandon Ford Blog, but nothing there has yet covered the full exterior and interior redesign the 2020 Escape lineup was gifted with. Now, we could tell you all about it and let you try to imagine what it looks like, but we figured it would be better to just show you these pictures of the redesigned all-new 2020 Ford Escape. Read the rest of this entry »

Everything You Need to Know About the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival

By Product Expert | Posted in Community on Thursday, April 11th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
colorful sign pointing to and saying Tampa

2019 Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival Date and Location Details

It’s always a great time to attend one of our spectacular Tampa area festivals no matter what time of the year it is, but there’s no doubting that our best events and festivals take place during the spring and summer. And one of those festivals is the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival. Combining two of our great local loves – seafood and music – the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival is a definite can’t-miss event for the whole family. But when is it? And where is it? We’ve got all of that covered right here as we take a look at the date and location details for the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s New for the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape, Safety, Technology on Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
driver dash in a 2020 Ford Escape

New Features and Systems for the 2020 Ford Escape Lineup

The biggest news included in the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup is that it features two all-new hybrid powertrain options. But that’s not all that’s new for the new Ford Escape lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. In fact, the all-new 2020 Escape lineup features a wide array of new safety, driver assistance, technology, comfort and convenience systems that make it one of the smartest, most sophisticated and most technologically-advanced new SUVs ever engineered. With that in mind, let’s check out the new features and systems for the 2020 Ford Escape lineup. Read the rest of this entry »

Are There Two All-New Hybrid Powertrains Available for the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape, Powertrain on Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at 8:00 AM
rear view of a red 2020 Ford Escape

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Powertrain Specs and Features

Ford is continuing a legacy it began back during the 2005 model year, the year they first unveiled the 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid – which just so happened to be first hybrid SUV on the planet – with the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup. That’s because this new Ford Escape lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, features two all-new hybrid powertrain options to choose from – both of which feature a best-in-class EPA-estimated driving range of up to 550 miles. Yes, you read that right and it’s not a typo – 550 miles! With that impressive driving range in mind, let’s check out the specifications and features of the 2020 Ford Escape lineup’s hybrid powertrain options. Read the rest of this entry »