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Learn How the 2019 Ford Mustang Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL is as Safe as it is Fun to Drive

Friday, June 28th, 2019
front of a green 2019 Ford Mustang

Advanced New Safety Features for the 2019 Ford Mustang

When you think about the new Ford Mustang lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, what’s the first thing that comes to your mind? A powerfully fun to drive engine? Cruising down the road on the ride of your life? Impeccable style that has everyone turning their heads as you drive by? Those, of course, are all things you get to enjoy when riding around in a 2019 Mustang from Brandon Ford, but you must also remember that while the 2019 Mustang is the most fun to drive sports coupe available today, it’s also one of the safest sports coupes available today. We’re going to show you why that is right here as we take a look at the advanced new safety features for the 2019 Ford Mustang. (more…)

What Safety and Driver Assistance Systems are Featured with the 2019 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, June 24th, 2019
side view of an orange 2019 Ford Escape

2019 Ford Escape Safety and Driver Assistance Features

It doesn’t matter if you need a new SUV for daily commutes and errand runs, family road trips, weekend adventures or everything in between – you’re going to want a new SUV that’s as safe as they come. In other words, you’re going to want a new Ford Escape from Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. That’s because the 2019 Escape lineup features some of the most impressive and advanced new safety and driver assistance systems available today. With that in mind, let’s check out some of the best new safety and driver assistance features for the 2019 Ford Escape lineup. (more…)

What IIHS Safety Ratings did the 2019 Ford F-150 Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL Earn?

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
side view of a black 2019 Ford F-150

2019 Ford F-150 Earns All Good Ratings in IIHS Safety Testing

Anyone who’s gotten behind the wheel of a new Ford F-150 at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, knows just how powerful, capable, efficient and safe the lineup is, but while the 2019 F-150 lineup gets a ton of press regarding its best-in-class power and best-in-class capability, it doesn’t always get the same amount of recognition for its best-in-class safety – until now, that is. That’s because the 2019 Ford F-150 earned all top-tier Good Ratings in its IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) safety testing. In fact, the 2019 F-150 is the only truck to earn top-tier ratings in every category, and was the best performing truck when it came to the passenger-side small overlap front crash testing. So, let’s dive into the results and find out just how safe the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup truly is. (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…)

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…)