February 2019 - Brandon Ford

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Does the Unique Design of the 2019 Ford Flex Lineup Increase Its Passenger and Cargo Space?

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
side view of a white 2019 Ford Flex

2019 Ford Flex Interior Space Specifications and Dimensions

We feel that we can safely say there isn’t a more uniquely designed SUV out there on the road today than the new Ford Flex lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. What many don’t realize, however, is that the 2019 Flex lineup wasn’t designed as such simply to stand out from the crowd. Sure, its unique design is loved by many for exactly that reason, but that unique design also allows the 2019 Flex lineup to be one of the most spacious new SUV lineups available today. And we’re going to show you just how spacious it is right here as we take a look at the interior space specifications and dimensions for the 2019 Ford Flex lineup. (more…)

How Quiet is the Interior of the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, February 25th, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid

2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid New Active Noise Control Capabilities

There’s no denying that some of the new models available throughout the automotive industry are incredibly loud. Sometimes, such as in the case of the new Ford Mustang lineup here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, that loudness is not only loved, it’s part of the experience. But when you’re looking for a family vehicle or a road trip vehicle, you want the ride to be as quiet as possible. And that’s where the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid and its new Active Noise Control capabilities come into play. Thanks to its new Active Noise Control system, the 2020 Explorer Hybrid’s ride is quieter than ever. But how does it work? We’re going to find that out right here. (more…)

What’s Under the Hood of the 2019 Ford Flex Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Thursday, February 21st, 2019
front view of a blue 2019 Ford Flex

2019 Ford Flex Engine Options and Power Ratings

When people hear the term “new Ford SUVs,” most will immediately think about the Ford Explorer, the Ford Edge, the Ford Expedition, the Ford Escape, and the Ford EcoSport. But those people are omitting another powerful, capable, fuel efficient and fun to drive SUV – the 2019 Ford Flex. But that’s the life of the new Ford Flex, stuck in the shadow of the other new Ford SUVs that surround it. But that’s all going to change this year, as the 2019 Flex lineup has been fully upgraded for the new model year to be more capable and more fun to drive. But what makes the new Flex lineup so capable and fun to drive? Well, we’re going to figure that out right here as we pop the hood of the 2019 Ford Flex lineup to check out its engine options and power ratings. (more…)

Who’s Performing at the 2019 Gasparilla Music Festival in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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2019 Gasparilla Music Festival Date and Location Information

What’s your favorite part about living in Tampa, FL? We’re going to bet you can’t choose just one thing, and we’re right there with you. But toward to top of everyone’s list is undoubtably the number of amazing festivals that take place throughout the year right here in Tampa. And one of those festivals is coming up very soon. That’s right, the 2019 Gasparilla Music festival is right around the corner, and we’ve got all the date and location information you’ll need to enjoy every minute of live music and other fun this festival has to offer. (more…)

How Spacious is the New 2019 Ford Taurus Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, February 18th, 2019
two 2019 Ford Taurus models going opposite directions

2019 Ford Taurus Passenger and Cargo Space

Seeing as it’s the longest running sedan on the Ford portfolio, you’d think the Ford Taurus would get a little more love. Don’t get us wrong, we love the new Ford Taurus lineup here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, and we know many other people do, too, it’s just that thanks to flashy new models like the 2019 Ford Fusion and the 2019 Ford Fiesta, Ford’s flagship sedan sometimes gets overlooked. But we’re here to make sure that doesn’t happen, because the 2019 Taurus lineup is something that should be highlighted, not forgotten about. So, let’s continue our in-depth look at the 2019 Ford Taurus lineup by checking out how much passenger and cargo space it features. (more…)

What Advanced New Safety and Technology Systems are Featured in the 2020 Ford Explorer at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

2020 Ford Explorer New Driver Assistance and Technology Features

Seeing as the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup is packed to the brim with new features and capabilities, it’s not surprising that some of its most impressive new features are being lost in the shuffle thanks to so many being so intrigued by the lineup’s new and improved towing ratings or its best-in-class interior space. But you can’t forget about the 2020 Explorer lineup’s full slate of advanced new safety, connectivity, comfort and convenience features, which is why we decided to focus solely on those in this post. With that in mind, let’s get right down to it and check out the new driver assistance and technology features for the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. (more…)

2019 Black Heritage Expo Date, Time and Location Information

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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When is the 2019 Black Heritage Expo in Tampa FL?

One of the things we love most about living in Tampa, FL, is how so many different cultures have come together to make our city great. And with that cultural melting pot comes great opportunities to celebrate the cultures that make up Tampa. And one of those opportunities is the 2019 Black Heritage Expo, which is taking place soon right here in Tampa, FL? But when is the 2019 Black Heritage Expo? And what all is happening during the expo? Well, we’re going to cover all of that right here as we tell you all you need to know about the 2019 Black Heritage Expo in Tampa, FL. (more…)

Is There a Pre-Owned Clearance Section at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Friday, February 8th, 2019
used cars written in blue on a white license plate

Used Clearance Vehicles at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Out of all the many reasons why people choose to shop for used cars, trucks and SUVs at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, the biggest reason we hear is financial. And it’s not hard to understand why, considering used models are far cheaper than new models while still offering most of the same great safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. But for those looking for an even better deal, everyone here at Brandon Ford is proud to highlight our pre-owned clearance section. Filled with high-quality used clearance vehicles, the Brandon Ford pre-owned clearance section is a one-stop shop for anyone looking to get a great vehicle at a great price – and it’s all right here in Tampa, FL, so let’s check it out. (more…)

2019 Ford GT and 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500: Taking People on the Rides of Their Lives While Raising Millions of Dollars for Charity

Thursday, February 7th, 2019
side view of an orange 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

Ford Raises Millions Auctioning Off New Super Cars

Charities around the country got a big boost in funding recently thanks to two Ford super cars that were auctioned off for millions of dollars. First up was the 48th annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction, an event that included an auction for the first-ever 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. A 2019 Ford GT Heritage Edition with the famed Gulf racing theme was also auctioned off at a separate event, with the two auctions combining to raise $3.6 million dollars. For more on the auctions and what the money is being used for, let’s take an in-depth look at how Ford raised millions auctioning off these two new super cars. (more…)

Ford Recognized for Their Conservation and Water Security Efforts

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
classic blue Ford logo

Ford Receives High Marks for Conservation Initiatives

Ford is at the forefront of a lot of technological advancements throughout the automotive industry – from advanced new safety and driver assistance features to advanced new technology and connectivity systems to the self-driving cars of the future, Ford is doing it all. And they’re doing it all without putting the world we live in at risk. That’s because Ford has been working hard to keep its conservation and water security efforts as important as everything else it does. And Ford is now being recognized for those efforts, receiving high marks for its conservation initiatives. (more…)