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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…)

What Safety and Driver Assistance Packages are Available for the 2019 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
front view of two 2019 Ford Explorer SUVs

Available Safety Enhancement Packages for the 2019 Ford Explorer

You don’t become the best-selling 3-row SUV in America for over 25 years while also skimping on the safety, technology, comfort and convenience features that come along with your lineup. That’s why each and every new Ford Explorer lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, features a wide array of advanced new features and capabilities and that’s why the 2019 Ford Explorer lineup is no different. In fact, the 2019 Explorer lineup offers more safety and technology features than any other previous new Explorer lineup. And, thanks to some impressive newly available safety enhancement packages for the 2019 Ford Explorer lineup, the lineup has become one of the safest out on the road today. So, let’s take a closer look at these packages and find out just how safe they really are. (more…)

How Safe is the 2019 Ford Super Duty Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
side view of a gray 2019 Ford Super Duty

2019 Ford Super Duty New Safety and Technology Features

Everyone knows how powerful and capable the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is – and if you don’t, all you need to know is that once again the new Ford Super Duty lineup features best-in-class power and best-in-class capability. But the 2019 Super Duty lineup is more than just top power, towing and payload ratings. In fact, the 2019 Super Duty lineup is also one of the safest and most technologically-advanced heavy-duty truck lineups available today. To see what we mean, let’s check out some of the best new safety and technology features for the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup. (more…)

All-New 2019 Ford Edge Lineup Features Artificial Intelligence to Optimize Traction and Fuel Economy

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
side view of a blue 2019 Ford Edge

2019 Ford Edge AI-Improved Traction and Gas Mileage Features

The all-new 2019 Ford Edge lineup – which includes the all-new 2019 Ford Edge Titanium Elite and the all-new 2019 Ford Edge ST – is taking the SUV class into the future thanks to an all-new first-for-Ford artificial intelligence-powered all-wheel drive disconnect system. This system and its AI components, available on all new Ford Edge models featuring all-wheel drive at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, allow your 2019 Edge to seamlessly switch between all-wheel drive and two-wheel drive, depending on what the conditions call for. It also helps improve your traction and gas mileage. For more on this automotive breakthrough, let’s take a closer look at the AI-improved traction and gas mileage features of the 2019 Ford Edge lineup. (more…)

How Safe is the 2019 Ford F-150 Limited at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
front view of a black 2019 Ford F-150 Limited

2019 Ford F-150 Limited New Safety and Driver Assistance Features

We don’t know much about the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup as a whole yet, other than that it will once again offer best-in-class power and capability, but we do know quite a bit about two of the models that will help make up the 2019 F-150 lineup – the 2019 Ford F-150 Limited and the 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor. We’re going to focus on the 2019 F-150 Limited here by taking a look at just how safe it will keep you while out on the road. More specifically, we’re going to take a closer look at some of the advanced new safety and driver assistance features of the 2019 Ford F-150 Limited. (more…)

Ford and Vanderbilt University Teaming Up to Defeat Phantom Traffic Jams

Thursday, July 5th, 2018
aerial view of a highway

Ford Adaptive Cruise Control Helps Avoid Traffic Jams

Ford experts and traffic researchers from Vanderbilt University are teaming up to show drivers the advantages of using Ford’s Adaptive Cruise Control system to help avoid traffic jams. More specifically, Ford and Vanderbilt University have been running simulations to show how Ford’s Adaptive Cruise Control system can successfully suppress phantom traffic jams no matter how congested the traffic gets. To see what they’re up to, check out the video below. (more…)

How Safe is the All-New Ford Expedition Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
side view of a white 2018 Ford Expedition

2018 Ford Expedition Earns 5-Star Safety Rating from NHTSA

You can add one more feature to the long list of things to love about the all-new 2018 Ford Expedition lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. That’s because the 2018 Ford Expedition lineup has earned a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), effectively making it the safest full-size SUV available today – something we can say because no other 2018 full-size SUV earned a five-star overall vehicle safety score. With that in mind, let’s take a closer look at all the ways the all-new Ford Expedition lineup has taken safety to a whole new level. (more…)

What Safety and Driver Assistance Systems are Featured with the All-New Ford Focus at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
side view of a blue 2019 Ford Focus hatchback

2019 Ford Focus New Safety and Driver Assistance Features

The big news for the 2019 model year in regard to Ford safety and driver assistance features is the advent of the all-new Ford Co-Pilot360 suite of advanced new driver assistance systems. Standard on pretty much the entire 2019 Ford model lineup, new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, are now going to be safer than ever before – which is really saying something considering how many safety awards Ford has won over the years. But that’s not all that’s new when it comes to advanced new safety and driver assistance systems for new Ford models like the 2019 Ford Focus. To see what we mean, let’s check out the new safety and driver assistance features of the 2019 Ford Focus lineup. (more…)

All-New 2019 Ford Fusion the First New Ford Lineup to Feature Standard Ford Co-Pilot360 Driver Assistance Features

Thursday, April 12th, 2018
side view of a white 2019 Ford Fusion

2019 Ford Fusion Safety Features and Driver Assistance Systems

What’s more exciting – the unveiling of the all-new 2019 Ford Fusion lineup or the announcement that it will be the first new Ford model lineup to feature the all-new Ford Co-Pilot360 safety suite standard? We’ll let you decide, because we sure can’t. But that question does provide us with the perfect opportunity to tell you all about the all-new safety features and driver assistance systems that come along with the all-new 2019 Ford Fusion lineup, including the aforementioned Ford Co-Pilot360 safety suite. (more…)

What New Safety and Driver Assistance Systems are Featured with the All-New Ford Ranger at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
rear view of a gold 2019 Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger Safety and Driver Assistance Features

When Ford announced they were reentering the midsize truck segment with the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger, people knew it was going to be something special. And those people were right. That’s because the 2019 Ranger packs all the power, capability, fuel efficiency and dependability of the 2018 Ford F-150 and 2018 Ford Super Duty lineups into a smaller package. The all-new Ranger will also feature an available FX4 Off-Road Package to make it the perfect choice for off-road adventurers. Last, but certainly not least, the all-new Ford Ranger will be one of the safest and most technologically-advanced midsize trucks available. To see what we mean, we’re going to go over some of the best new safety and driver assistance features of the 2019 Ford Ranger. (more…)