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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 is Ford Putting Safety First When It Comes to Their Self-Driving Car Research?

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
aerial view of a Ford self-driving car test site

Ford Outlines Safety Measures for Self-Driving Cars

The automotive industry is always looking for the “next big thing.” These days, it seems that hybrids are all the rage, especially considering Ford is working on hybrid versions of the Ford Mustang and the Ford F-150, among others. But while hybrids are in the spotlight at the moment, it seems like that spotlight will soon be switching over to highlight self-driving cars. And, to the surprise of no one, Ford is at the forefront of the self-driving car movement. But while self-driving cars sound like an amazing thing, there are still a lot of kinks to be worked out. That’s why Ford has said they are putting safety first when it comes to developing and testing their new self-driving cars. To see what that means, Ford has outlined the safety measures for their self-driving cars, which we’re going to tell you all about right here. (more…)

Ford Cements Its Spot at the Forefront of the Autonomous Vehicle Segment with New LLC

Thursday, August 9th, 2018
classic blue and white oval Ford logo

Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC to Move AV Business Forward

If there’s a new feature, capability, or other advancement in the automotive industry, you can bet Ford is at the forefront of the movement. That’s because Ford has long enjoyed a legacy of offering the latest cutting-edge features and capabilities in their new cars, trucks and SUVs, and that stays true when looking at the autonomous vehicle movement the automotive industry is currently flirting with. But while other companies do nothing but flirt with the idea of autonomous vehicles, Ford is going all in, creating Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC to move its autonomous vehicles (AV) business forward. So, let’s now take a look at what Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC is and what it’s doing to push the AV movement forward. (more…)

How Does Ford’s New Class-Exclusive Blind Spot Information System Make Towing with the All-New 2019 Ranger Easier than Ever?

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018
side view of a gold 2019 Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger Class-Exclusive Trailer Coverage Capabilities

Ford is ensuring its return to the midsize pickup truck segment is as successful as its forays into the larger truck segments have been for the last 40 years by building the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger to be more powerful, more capable, more functional, more dependable, and more advanced than any other midsize truck out there. It’s achieving that goal by featuring multiple all-new and technologically advanced safety, technology, comfort and convenience systems – a suite which includes an all-new class-exclusive blind spot information system that itself features all-new trailer coverage radar technology. To see what this all-new system can do for you, let’s take a closer look at the class-exclusive trailer coverage capabilities of the 2019 Ford Ranger. (more…)

How Luxurious is the All-New 2019 Ford F-150 Limited at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
rear view of a black 2019 Ford F-150 Limited

2019 Ford F-150 Limited New Technology Features

Ford trucks are more well known for their power and capability than anything else, but that’s about to change thanks to the all-new 2019 Ford F-150 Limited. That’s because the all-new Ford F-150 Limited will still be as powerful and capable as the rest of the 2019 F-150 lineup – in fact, it will be one of the most powerful and capable F-150 models ever – while also featuring a luxurious, connected and convenient interior. Simply put, working hard will never be more luxurious than it is when you’re working with your 2019 F-150 Limited. To see what we mean, let’s check out some of the best new technology features of the 2019 Ford F-150 Limited. (more…)

How Does the FordPass App Work with the New 2019 Ford Mustang Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018
rear view of a red 2019 Ford Mustang

2019 Ford Mustang New FordPass App Capabilities and Features

We’ve talked a lot lately here in the Ford Mustang section of our Brandon Ford Blog about how impressive the 2019 Ford Mustang lineup is shaping up to be. We’ve now found out some more information that has us even more excited. And that’s that the all-new 2019 Ford Mustang lineup will be compatible with the FordPass App in some new and exciting ways. Now, pretty much every recent new Ford model is able to connect to the FordPass App in some way, shape or form, but the 2019 Mustang lineup takes that connectivity to whole new levels. To see what we mean, let’s check out the new FordPass App capabilities and features for the 2019 Ford Mustang lineup. (more…)

How Can Ford Commercial Solutions at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL Help Your Commercial Fleet Stay Connected?

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
laptop showing Ford Commercial Solutions features

List of New Ford Commercial Solutions Connectivity Features

If you’re looking for a new Ford car, truck or SUV, you know Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is the best place to find what you’re looking for. The same holds true for those looking for commercial vehicles, especially since Ford has been the overall leader in the fleet business – including offering America’s best-selling lineup of commercial vehicles – for 33 years and running. But Ford isn’t just resting on its laurels when it comes to its ever-popular and capable commercial fleet lineup. Instead, Ford has introduced a wide array of new commercial products to help its fleet customers stay connected while out on the road. That’s what we’re going to be focusing on here as we list the new Ford Commercial Solutions connectivity features now available. (more…)

What’s Included in the All-New Ford Mustang’s Suite of Advanced New Technology and Connectivity Features?

Friday, July 6th, 2018
side view of a blue 2019 Ford Mustang

2019 Ford Mustang New Technology and Connectivity Features

There’s a lot to love about the all-new 2019 Ford Mustang lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. Yes, the all-new Mustang lineup features all the fun to drive power you’ve come to know and love combined with money saving fuel efficiency that lets you fully enjoy all that power, but the 2019 Mustang lineup also features a slew of new technology and connectivity features that make the ride even more enjoyable. To see what we mean, let’s check out some of the best new technology and connectivity features of the 2019 Ford Mustang lineup. (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…)