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

Monday, January 28th, 2019
side view of a black 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’s getting 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. (more…)

Test Drive an All-New 2019 Ford Ranger Today at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Friday, January 25th, 2019
rear view of a gold 2019 Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger Available Now at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

The day we and midsize truck lovers everywhere have been waiting for – for years and years – has finally come! That’s right, the 2019 Ford Ranger lineup is now available right here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. Marking Ford’s triumphant return to the midsize pickup truck segment, the all-new 2019 Ranger is everything you’d expect a new Ford truck to be – and then some. With best-in-class power, best-in-class fuel efficiency, and best-in-class capability, the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger is a must-have for anyone and everyone who depends on his or her midsize truck day in and day out. And now, after a long and arduous wait, you can get behind the wheel of the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger right here at Brandon Ford. (more…)

What’s All-New for the All-New 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Thursday, January 24th, 2019
three 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 models

Listing the New Features for the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

Ford is making power the name of the game for the all-new 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, as it’s the most powerful street-legal Ford ever created, but increased power isn’t the only impressive new feature of this impressive all-new Mustang. In fact, the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 boasts numerous all-new features that have us incredibly excited here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. With that in mind, we decided now is the perfect time to list some of the best new features for the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. (more…)

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

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019
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. (more…)

What Does the Newly Redesigned 2020 Ford Explorer Look Like?

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

2020 Ford Explorer Redesigned Interior and Exterior Style Features

It’s hard to keep track of all of the all-new features and capabilities of the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup because there are just so many of them. From its new hybrid and performance-oriented trim levels to its new engine and powertrain features to its best-in-class interior space features, the 2020 Explorer lineup truly has it all. But that’s only listing a few of all-new 2020 Explorer lineup’s all-new features and capabilities, which means it’s time to continue our in-depth look at everything new for the 2020 Explorer lineup. This time around, we’re going to be checking out the redesigned interior and exterior style features of the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. Considering the lineup has been redesigned from the ground up, we’re incredibly excited to learn more about its redesigned features. (more…)

When is the 2019 Ybor City Wine and Chocolate Fest in Tampa FL?

Monday, January 21st, 2019
happy Valentine's Day written next to a red rose

2019 Wine and Chocolate Fest Details in Tampa FL

The most romantic day of the year is right around the corner, and there are plenty of ways to celebrate here in Tampa, FL. But what about those who need some help getting ready for Valentine’s Day 2019? Or those who want to celebrate a little early? Well, Tampa has you covered there, too, thanks to the Sip and Shop Valentine’s Day event known as the Wine and Chocolate Fest. But when is the 2019 Wine and Chocolate Fest? And where exactly is it? We’re going to tell you all you need to know right here as we take a look at all the relevant details for the 2019 Wine and Chocolate Fest in Tampa, FL. (more…)

Does the 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup Feature Best-in-Class Interior Space?

Friday, January 18th, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

2020 Ford Explorer Best-in-Class Interior Space Features

There’s been an overwhelming amount of excitement surrounding the unveiling of the all-new, fully redesigned 2020 Ford Explorer lineup, especially since that unveiling revealed the 2020 Explorer lineup will feature a hybrid model and a performance-oriented ST model. But there’s even more to be excited about than that, including the fact that the all-new Explorer lineup’s redesigned interior features more passenger and cargo space than ever before – and more space than the rest of the SUV models in its class. That’s right, the always spacious Explorer is now even more roomy and comfortable. To see what we mean, let’s check out the best-in-class interior space features for the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. (more…)

Is the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 the Most Powerful Street-Legal Ford Ever?

Thursday, January 17th, 2019
front view of a red 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 New Powertrain Features

The new Ford Mustang lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, has always been known as a powerful and fun to drive lineup. But that power and fun to drive nature is about to be turned up to whole new levels thanks to the all-new 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. That’s because the all-new 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 is the most powerful street-legal Ford ever built. How does it achieve this grand accomplishment? Or, more specifically, what’s under the hood of the all-new 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500? We’re going to pop the hood and find out right here as we take a look at the new powertrain features of the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. (more…)

What’s Under the Hood of the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
side view of a maroon 2020 Ford Explorer

2020 Ford Explorer Engine Options and New Powertrain Features

The all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup was only recently unveiled, which means we don’t know a lot about it yet. But what we do know about it has us so excited that we need to tell you all we know. And out of everything we do know – from the 2020 Explorer lineup’s new trim levels to its complete interior and exterior redesign – it’s what’s under the hood that has us the most excited. With that in mind, let’s take a closer look at what’s under the hood of the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup by checking out its engine options and new powertrain features. (more…)

What are the All-New Trim Levels Available for the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
three 2020 Ford Explorer models

Examining the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid and ST Performance Models

If you thought the biggest news surrounding the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup was the unveiling itself, then you clearly weren’t paying enough attention. That’s because the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Explorer lineup included the unveiling of two all-new 2020 Explorer trim levels – the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid and the 2020 Ford Explorer ST. So, joining the already impressive 2020 Explorer lineup is an Explorer Hybrid trim level that will take you over 500 miles between fill-ups and an Explorer ST trim level that will take you on the ride of your life. With that in mind, let’s take an even more in-depth look at these all-new trim levels as we examine the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid and ST performance models. (more…)