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How Ford Built the All-New F-150 Diesel to Beat the Heat…and the Competition

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
side view of a red 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel Designed to Handle Extreme Driving Conditions

To say Ford is going all-out with its first-ever all-new diesel engine for the 2018 Ford F-150 lineup is an understatement. F-150 drivers have been waiting a long time to get a diesel engine under their hoods, and Ford is making sure the F-150’s new diesel engine is worth the wait. That includes designing the 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel to handle extreme driving conditions, including the extreme heat we sometimes experience here in Tampa, FL. How has Ford done this? Well, let’s take a look and find out. (more…)

How Much Can the All-New Ford F-150 Diesel Model Tow and Haul?

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
red 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel towing a trailer down a residential street

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel Best-in-Class Towing and Hauling Ratings

After dominating the pickup truck segment for over 40 years, Ford cemented its spot atop the class for another 40 years with its announcement that an all-new diesel engine option is coming to the new F-150 lineup for the first time ever. As exciting as that announcement is, however, it means nothing if that all-new diesel engine isn’t as powerful, capable and efficient as the other five 2018 Ford F-150 engine choices. But who are we kidding – of course it is. In fact, the 2018 Ford F-150’s diesel engine will provide best-in-class diesel towing and hauling ratings when it arrives at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, this spring. This surely has you wondering what those ratings are, so let’s check them out right here. (more…)

How Powerful and Efficient is the New Ford F-150’s All-New Diesel Engine?

Monday, February 12th, 2018
side view of a red 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel model

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Ratings

As impressive as the 2018 Ford F-150 already is, the 2018 model year for the F-150 is about to get even more powerful, capable and efficient thanks to the upcoming release of the new Ford F-150’s all-new diesel engine option. That’s right, a diesel engine will soon be available for a new Ford F-150 for the first time ever. And what a diesel engine it is! Featuring all the power, capability and fuel efficiency you’d expect from a Ford pickup truck engine, this all-new F-150 diesel engine is certain to be a top choice for anyone picking out a new Ford F-150 at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. But just how powerful and efficient is it? You can find that out right here as we examine the power and fuel efficiency ratings of the 2018 Ford F-150’s all-new diesel engine. (more…)

When is the All-New Ford F-150 Diesel Model Coming to Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, February 5th, 2018
close up of the Power Stroke Turbo Diesel logo of the 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel Release Date and New Capabilities

It’s finally happening! It feels like it’s been forever since Ford announced the 2018 Ford F-150 model lineup will feature a diesel engine for the first time ever, but we’re now finally able to see the light at the end of the tunnel thanks to Ford announcing a specific release window for the all-new 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel model. What is that release date, you ask? Well, read on to find out all you need to know about the release date and new capabilities of the 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel. (more…)

Ford F-150 Lineup Earns its Most Impressive and Important Accomplishment Yet Thanks to US Military Personnel

Friday, February 2nd, 2018
side view of a red 2018 Ford F-150 driving through a muddy puddle

Ford F-150 Named the Favorite Vehicle of America’s Military

The 2018 model year has already been a banner year for the new Ford F-150 lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. That’s because the 2018 Ford F-150 lineup has already earned a slew of awards, with plenty more almost assuredly on the way. But none of those awards can match the news announced recently that the Ford F-150 has earned the honor of being named the favorite vehicle of America’s military personnel. That’s right, data confirms the Ford F-150 is the vehicle more former and active-duty military personnel members choose than any other model out there. (more…)

Get the Best Tech Around with a New Ford F-150 from Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
red 2018 Ford F-150 towing a trailer full of pine trees

Advanced New Technology Features of the 2018 Ford F-150

We all know the 2018 Ford F-150 is the most powerful, most capable, most reliable, most efficient and most dependable pickup truck around, thanks to numerous upgrades and improvements for the new model year. But those enhancements enhance more than just the new Ford F-150’s power, capability and efficiency. They also make the 2018 F-150 more functional than ever. That’s because those new updates include a wide array of new technology features. To see what we mean, let’s check out all the advanced new technology features of the 2018 Ford F-150 lineup. (more…)

All-New Ford Expedition and Ford F-150 Named 2018 Kelley Blue Book Best Buy Winners

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
three silver 2018 Ford Expeditions parked on a mountain top with a sunset in the background

2018 Ford Expedition and F-150 Win KBB Best Buy Awards

In what’s become an annual event for Ford, they’ve announced that both the 2018 Ford Expedition and the 2018 Ford F-150 have won Kelley Blue Book (KBB) Best Buy Awards. This marks the fourth year in a row a new Ford F-150 has won the award, while the all-new Ford Expedition took home its award thanks to a complete redesign that has customers picking their jaws up off the ground. Read on for more on the awards and the two impressive new Ford models that won them. (more…)

Ford F-Series Celebrates Back-to-Back Motor Trend Truck of the Year Awards

Friday, December 8th, 2017
silver 2018 Ford F-150 parked on a hill with a sunrise in the background

2018 Ford F-150 Named Motor Trend Truck of the Year

Ford has been America’s truck leader for 40 straight years. And they don’t seem like they’re going to be giving up the crown any time soon, especially with the recent announcement that the 2018 Ford F-150 has been named the Motor Trend Truck of the Year. This marks the fifth time a new Ford F-150 has earned this honor, and it also marks the first time ever that an automotive company’s truck lineup has scored back-to-back wins – thanks to the all-new 2017 Ford Super Duty winning the award last year. So, how did the 2018 Ford F-150 pull off such an impressive feat? Read on to find out. (more…)

New Ford Focus and New Ford F-Series Bring Home SEMA 2017 Gold

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
red 2018 Ford Focus RS and blue 2018 Ford Focus RS racing on a track

Ford Focus and F-Series Win Hottest Model Awards at SEMA 2017

Ford has enjoyed a long tradition of blowing the crowd away at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show, and SEMA 2017 was no different. That’s because the Ford Focus and the Ford F-Series each won Hottest Model awards during the show, marking continued domination for both models. There were over 50 custom vehicles at this year’s show, but once again, Ford left the competition in the dust. (more…)

Check Out These Special Edition Ford Trucks Rolled Out for SEMA 2017

Thursday, November 9th, 2017
Blue Ford logo on white background

New Custom Ford F-Series Trucks from SEMA 2017

SEMA 2017 is officially in the books, which means now is the perfect time to check out some of the new custom Ford F-Series Trucks that were shown at the show. Ford displayed a total of eight custom F-Series trucks at the show, each more impressive, more capable and more fun to drive than the last. We know many couldn’t make it to the actual show, so here are four of our favorites in all their glory. (more…)