Brandon Ford - Official Blog

Will the 2018 Ford Model Lineup Feature a 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford, Sync, Technology on Monday, August 21st, 2017 at 8:00 AM
New High-Speed Wi-Fi Hotspot Coming to 2018 Ford Models_o

New High-Speed Wi-Fi Hotspot Coming to 2018 Ford Models

Everyone here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is incredibly excited about the upcoming 2018 Ford model lineup. And that excitement has just grown by leaps and bounds now that we know a new high-speed Wi-Fi hotspot is coming to select 2018 Ford models. Powered by AT&T, this new 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot will be added to available SYNC Connect infotainment systems on select new Ford models beginning in the fall. So, let’s try to contain our excitement for a moment and find out everything this amazing and impressive new Ford feature can do. Read the rest of this entry »

What New Features are Inside the 2017 Ford Escape?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Escape, Storage & Space on Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2017 Ford Escape New Interior Features_o

2017 Ford Escape New Interior Features

The 2017 Ford Escape is not only one of our favorite models here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, it’s also a favorite among our customers. And it’s really not hard to see why. The new Ford Escape features powerful and efficient engine options and a spacious and feature-filled interior. And that’s what we’re going to focus on here, as the 2017 Ford Escape’s interior has been fully upgraded and updated with a wide array of advanced new features. So, let’s get right down to it and learn all we can about these impressive new interior features. Read the rest of this entry »

Which 2017 Ford Fiesta Trim Level Will You Choose?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Comparisons, Ford Fiesta, Powertrain on Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2017 Ford Fiesta Trim Level Breakdown_o

2017 Ford Fiesta Trim Level Breakdown

There are many reasons the 2017 Ford Fiesta is so popular. And toward the top of that list is the fact that the new Ford Fiesta is one of the most customizable models on the market. Whether you’re looking for a sedan or a hatchback, a powerful powertrain or a more fuel efficient engine, the 2017 Fiesta lineup has you covered. But with so many options to choose from, it can be hard to know which new Fiesta trim level is right for you. With that in mind, we decided to put together this 2017 Ford Fiesta trim level breakdown so you can find the Fiesta that perfectly meets your needs. Read the rest of this entry »

Bacon, Brews, BBQ, Rum and Cacti: Your Guide to Celebrating Labor Day 2017 in Tampa, FL

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Events, Just For Fun, Tips and Tricks on Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
3 Best Labor Day 2017 Events in Tampa FL_b

3 Best Labor Day 2017 Events in Tampa FL

Summer is quickly winding down, as is evidenced by the fact that Labor Day is right around the corner. That means it’s time to get out there and enjoy everything the waning days of summer have to offer us here in Tampa, FL. Thankfully, there’s a lot going on. In fact, there’s so much going on that it can be hard to know what to do next. With that in mind, we decided to come up with this list of three of the best Labor Day 2017 events going on in Tampa, FL. Whether you attend one of these or do something different entirely, just make sure you get out there and live life to the fullest. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford Creates Industry’s First Police Pursuit-Rated Pickup Truck

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford F-150, Powertrain on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder Specs and Features_o

2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder Specs and Features

We recently told you about how Ford is doing everything they can to support our nation’s veterans, and now they’re helping out our boys in blue, as well. That’s because Ford has created the industry’s first police pursuit-rated pickup truck with the 2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder. Based on the 2018 Ford F-150 FX4 off-road model, the new Ford F-150 Police Responder includes everything America’s police officers need to safely and efficiently stop crime. So, let’s get right down to it and find out all we can about the impressive specs and features of the 2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder. Read the rest of this entry »

2018 Ford Mustang GT Reaches 60 MPH in Less Than 4 Seconds Thanks to Drag Strip Mode

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Mustang, Powertrain on Monday, August 14th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2018 Ford Mustang GT Drag Strip Mode_o

2018 Ford Mustang GT Drag Strip Mode

One of the first questions people ask whenever a new Ford Mustang GT is released is, “How fast can it go?” Well, if you’re one of those people, you’re in for a real treat. That’s because the 2018 Ford Mustang GT can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in less than four seconds thanks to its powerful engine and exciting and fun-to-drive Drag Strip Mode. How does Drag Strip Mode help the new Ford Mustang GT achieve such an impressive feat? Well, let’s find out. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford Striving at Supporting Our Troops and Veterans

By blogsadmin | Posted in Awards, Ford on Friday, August 11th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Ford Recognized as a Veteran-Friendly Employer_o

Ford Recognized as a Veteran-Friendly Employer

American heroes come in all shapes and sizes. From police officers to fire fighters, teachers to doctors, we’re lucky to be surrounded by American heroes all around the country. But when you say “American hero,” what instantly comes to mind? Our troops serving at home and abroad to ensure we’re able to enjoy everything our country has to offer. A lot can be – and should be – done to support our troops, and the same should be done for our veterans. That’s why we’re proud to announce Ford has been recognized as a veteran-friendly employer. In fact, Ford has earned silver-level certification as a veteran-friendly employer from the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA). What exactly does this mean? Let’s find out. Read the rest of this entry »

Who Was the Largest Volume Ford Dealer in the World for July 2017?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Awards, Dealer Information, Deals & Sales, Ford on Thursday, August 10th, 2017 at 7:01 PM
Brandon Ford Named Largest Volume Ford Dealer for July 2017_o

Brandon Ford Named Largest Volume Ford Dealer for July 2017

The Ford Motor Company has named its largest volume Ford dealer on the planet for July 2017, and it’s none other than Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. Following the announcement earlier this year that Brandon Ford is the number one volume F-150 dealer in the world, the dealership has continued its success by providing its customers with an unmatched inventory and prices that simply can’t be beat. So, what does all of this mean for you as a customer? It means Brandon Ford is your one-stop shop for a new Ford car, truck or SUV. Read the rest of this entry »

From the Model TT to the F-150: Celebrating 100 Year of Ford Trucks

By blogsadmin | Posted in Events, Ford, Ford F-150, Video on Thursday, August 10th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Ford Celebrates 100 Years of Pickup Truck Supremacy_o

Ford Celebrates 100 Years of Pickup Truck Supremacy

Ford has done a lot to change the world over the years, and one of their most impressive accomplishments took place on July 27, 1917. That was the day Ford introduced the Model TT and changed the automotive world forever. Fast forward 100 years and Ford is still setting the auto industry ablaze with its trucks – only now it’s with the rugged, powerful and dependable F-Series lineup, including the 2017 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Ford F-150. So, with all that in mind, let’s take a moment to celebrate 100 years of Ford’s pickup truck supremacy. Read the rest of this entry »

Where’s the Best Place to Go Around Tampa for Live Local Music?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Just For Fun, Tips and Tricks on Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
3 Best Live Local Music Venues in Tampa FL_b

3 Best Live Local Music Venues in Tampa FL

There’s nothing better than heading out for a night of live local music. That’s especially true for all of us here in Tampa, FL, as we have a ton of venues and musical stylings to choose from when we decide we want to see a show. There are so many live local music venues to choose from, in fact, that it can be hard to know which one to check out next. That’s why we decided to come up with this list of three of the best live local music venues in Tampa, FL. Read the rest of this entry »