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Are There Two All-New Hybrid Powertrains Available for the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
rear view of a red 2020 Ford Escape

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Powertrain Specs and Features

Ford is continuing a legacy it began back during the 2005 model year, the year they first unveiled the 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid – which just so happened to be first hybrid SUV on the planet – with the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup. That’s because this new Ford Escape lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, features two all-new hybrid powertrain options to choose from – both of which feature a best-in-class EPA-estimated driving range of up to 550 miles. Yes, you read that right and it’s not a typo – 550 miles! With that impressive driving range in mind, let’s check out the specifications and features of the 2020 Ford Escape lineup’s hybrid powertrain options. (more…)

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

Friday, April 5th, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Escape

Examining the Four Powertrain Options for the 2020 Ford Escape

The 2005 Ford Escape lineup made history by featuring the first hybrid SUV the world had ever seen in the form of the 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid. And now, the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup is continuing that impressive legacy by offering not one, but two hybrid powertrains to choose from – in addition to the two gasoline engines also available to choose from. That’s right, the 2020 Escape lineup has four all-new powertrain options for our customers here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. But which 2020 Escape powertrain should you choose when it all arrives this fall? Let’s figure that out right here as we examine the four powertrain options for the 2020 Ford Escape lineup. (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…)

What’s Under the Hood of the 2020 Ford Super Duty Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, February 11th, 2019
Power Stroke diesel badge on a red 2020 Ford Super Duty

2020 Ford Super Duty Engine Options and Features

Ford got everyone here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, incredibly excited when they announced the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup is coming soon. But what’s got us even more excited is the fact that the fully upgraded and updated 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup once again blows every other truck in its class out of the water in terms of power, capability, and technology. We’ll go in-depth on the capability and technology offerings for the 2020 Super Duty lineup in future posts, but for now we want to focus on what’s under the hood. With that in mind, let’s check out the engine options and powertrain features for the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup. (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…)

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…)

Should You Choose a New Ford F-150 or a New Ford Super Duty at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
2019 Ford F-150 vs 2019 Ford Super Duty

2019 Ford F-150 Lineup vs 2019 Ford Super Duty Lineup

While it’s true that everyone depends on their vehicle day in and day out, it’s also true that truck owners depend on their trucks even more than everyone else. That’s because, while most vehicle owners simply depend on their vehicles to get them to and from the places they need to be, truck owners depend on their trucks for that and so much more. Their trucks aren’t just a means of getting from place to place, they’re also a means to getting the job done. That’s why it’s so important for truck owners to find the new pickup truck that perfectly fits their needs. And since there aren’t any trucks that are more powerful and more capable than the Ford F-Series, the vast majority of truck owners choose Ford. But which Ford truck is right for you? We’re going to help you figure that out with this 2019 Ford F-150 lineup versus 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup head-to-head comparison. (more…)

Find All You Need to Know About the 2019 Ford Fusion Hybrid and Energi Lineups at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Friday, December 21st, 2018
side view of a white 2019 Ford Fusion Hybrid

Power & Gas Mileage Ratings for the 2019 Ford Fusion Hybrid & Energi

It took them some time to gain traction with customers, but hybrid and electric vehicle models have been quickly growing in popularity in recent years. A lot of that has to do with the hybrid and electric vehicle offerings from Ford – a lineup which includes the 2019 Ford Fusion Hybrid and the 2019 Ford Fusion Energi. Unlike other hybrid and electric vehicle models out there, the 2019 Fusion Hybrid and the 2019 Fusion Energi take the money-saving gas mileage you’d expect from a hybrid or electric vehicle and combine it with the power you need for everyday life. To see what we mean, let’s check out the power and gas mileage ratings for the 2019 Ford Fusion Hybrid and Energi. (more…)