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2020 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study Proves ‘Built Ford Tough’ is More than Just a Catchy Slogan

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 at 8:38 PM
side view of a red 2017 Ford Mustang

2020 J.D. Power Study Praises Dependability of Ford Models

We’ve always loved the Built Ford Tough motto here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL – not only because it’s fun and catchy, but because it perfectly defines the dependability of the new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs we offer here on our lot. But you don’t have to take our word for it, as the 2020 J.D. Power Study was recently released and it praises the dependability of Ford models. So, with that in mind, let’s dive into the study and see which Ford models came out on top.

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Check Out These Pictures from the Ford Presentation at the 2020 Chicago Auto Show

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford on Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
blue Ford logo

Images of New Ford Models from the 2020 Chicago Auto Show

The 2020 Chicago Auto Show has come and gone, and – as a surprise to no one, especially no one here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL – Ford put on a stellar presentation. In fact, Ford put on a presentation that put the spotlight on two of their most exciting new models – the 2020 Ford Mustang and the all-new 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E SUV. But since we were all down here in Tampa, we didn’t get to go experience it for ourselves, which is why we’ve got these images of the new Ford models from the 2020 Chicago Auto Show.

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What Powertrain Options are Available for the 2020 Ford Transit Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Transit on Monday, February 17th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
side view of a black 2020 Ford Transit

2020 Ford Transit Engine Options and Powertrain Features

The Ford commercial lineup has included some of the hardest workers on jobsites across the country for a long, long time – and that legacy isn’t changing anytime soon thanks to the new 2020 Ford Transit lineup. With a new trim level, a comprehensive suite of advanced new work-ready and adventure-ready features, and a trio of next generation engine options that pair perfectly with a slew of next generation powertrain features, the 2020 Transit lineup has it all. But instead of focusing on everything here, we’re going to take a more in-depth look at that trio of 2020 Ford Transit engine options we mentioned while also checking in on those aforementioned next generation powertrain features.

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

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape on Friday, February 14th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
side view of a red 2020 Ford Escape

New Features and Capabilities for the 2020 Ford Escape Lineup

The biggest news included in the arrival 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.

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Can the 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup Tow More than Any Other New Explorer Lineup that Came Before It?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Explorer on Thursday, February 13th, 2020 at 8:19 PM
front view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

New and Improved Towing Ratings for the 2020 Ford Explorer

Over the course of its 25-plus year reign as the best-selling 3-row SUV in the United States, the Ford Explorer lineup has become known for many things – with unmatched power, unparalleled efficiency, outstanding capability, and dynamic handling being just a few of those things. But one thing the Ford Explorer lineups of yore were never really known for is towing prowess – not because they weren’t adequately capable, but because there was so much else to focus on. That’s probably going to hold true for the 2020 Ford Explorer, as it boasts an all-new hybrid trim level and an all-new performance-oriented ST trim level, but that’s not going to stop us from talking about the new and improved towing ratings for the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. That’s right, the 2020 Explorer lineup can tow more than any other Explorer that came before it, and we’re going to tell you all about it right here.

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What’s Under the Hood of the 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford F-150 on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
grille on a blue 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor

2020 Ford F-150 Raptor Powertrain Features and Capabilities

Ford recently released its 2020 F-150 lineup, and with it came the release of the 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor. That’s right, everyone’s favorite off-road dominator is back, and it’s brought with it a next generation powertrain that more than lives up to the hype surrounding its impressive power and capability features. To show you exactly what we mean, let’s check out the powertrain features and capabilities of the 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL.

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Do the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Models at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL Feature All-New EV Drive Modes?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape on Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
rear view of a blue 2020 Ford Escape

New EV Drive Modes for the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Models

One of the first things we took an in-depth look at when the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup was first unveiled was the lineup’s four new powertrain options. Now, this shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone who regularly follows our Brandon Ford Blog, but it was even more important than usual this time around because the 2020 Escape lineup’s unveiling showed us the all-new 2020 Escape Hybrid models that are coming along with the rest of the lineup. And those all-new 2020 Escape Hybrid models feature some impressive new EV Drive Modes, which is what we’re going to take an in-depth look at right here.

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How has the 2020 Ford Super Duty Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL Improved Inside and Out?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Super Duty on Monday, February 10th, 2020 at 8:00 AM

2020 Ford Super Duty New Interior and Exterior Style Features

There’s a lot of excitement surrounding the arrival of the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL – and with good reason, too. Not only has the 2020 Super Duty lineup been fully upgraded to be even more powerful and more capable than ever before, but it’s also been fully enhanced and improved inside and out. But what exactly does that mean? We’re going to answer that question right here as we take an in-depth look at the new interior and exterior style features for the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup.

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What New Drive Modes are Featured with the 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup’s All-New Terrain Management System?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Explorer on Friday, February 7th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

Explaining the 2020 Ford Explorer’s New Terrain Management System

There are a lot of all-new features and capabilities to love when it comes to the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer. That’s why we’ve been taking the time here on our Brandon Ford Blog to take an in-depth look at some of the best all-new features and all-new capabilities for the 2020 Explorer lineup. This time around, we’re going to be taking an in-depth look at the 2020 Explorer lineup’s all-new Terrain Management System and the seven new drive modes that it offers. So, sit back and relax as we explain the new Terrain Management System of the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup.

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Which New 2020 Ford F-150 Trim Level Will You Choose at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford F-150 on Thursday, February 6th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
three 2020 Ford F-150 models

Listing the 2020 Ford F-150 Trim Levels Available at Brandon Ford

The 2020 Ford F-150 lineup has made its grand debut here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, and that means we have truck lovers from all over the Tampa area heading to our lot to get behind the wheel of the most powerful, most capable, and most advanced new F-150 lineup ever engineered. Assuming you’re one of the many who will be coming to purchase a new Ford F-150 at Brandon Ford here in Tampa, FL, have you decided which 2020 F-150 trim level you’re going to choose? If you haven’t, then you’re in the right place, because we’re going to list the 2020 Ford F-150 trim levels available at Brandon Ford right here.

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