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What New Safety and Technology Features are on the 2018 Ford Explorer?

Monday, April 17th, 2017
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2018 Ford Explorer New Safety and Technology Features

Ford blew a lot of minds when it unveiled the new 2018 Explorer. Not only does Ford’s newest Explorer feature the choice between three powerful and efficient engines, newly-designed front and rear styling details and four new exterior color options, it also comes with a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features that make it the safest and most technologically-advanced Explorer ever. And that’s what we’re going to be focusing on today, so let’s get right down to it and check out some of the 2018 Ford Explorer’s best new safety and technology features. (more…)

When Will the 2018 Ford Explorer be Released?

Friday, April 14th, 2017
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2018 Ford Explorer Release Date and New Powertrain Features

Looking to stay at the head of the ever-growing SUV class, Ford has unveiled the new 2018 Explorer. The 2018 Ford Explorer will feature updated and improved front and rear styling details, including a new grille, and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, including an available embedded modem complete with a Wi-Fi hotspot that supports as many as 10 devices at once up to 50 feet away from the vehicle. The new Ford Explorer also promises to be the most customizable Explorer ever, thanks to three engine options, a plethora of exterior colors to choose from and much more. So, without further ado, let’s check out the 2018 Ford Explorer’s release date and new powertrain features. (more…)

What is the 2018 Ford Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package?

Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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2018 Ford Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package Features

We only know a little about it, but the 2018 Ford Edge already has us incredibly excited here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, Florida. That’s because Ford recently unveiled the all-new 2018 Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package. This package combines the comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features of the 2018 Edge SEL with a sportier interior and exterior. Want to know more? Good. We do, too. So, let’s take a closer look at the 2018 Ford Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package features. (more…)

New Ford Models Could Soon Offer Fresh Drinking Water

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
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Ford On-the-Go H2O Feature Explained

How many times have you needed to pull off somewhere to get something to drink? How many times have you been upset with yourself for not bringing something to quench your thirst along on a long drive? Well, soon you won’t have to worry about that anymore. That’s because the geniuses at Ford are working on a new On-the-Go H2O feature that will see new Ford models be able to provide fresh water. Intrigued? We thought you would be. We are, too. So, let’s find out how all this works as we explain the new Ford On-the-Go H2O feature. (more…)

Find Out Which 2018 Ford Mustang Engine is Right For You

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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2018 Ford Mustang Engine and Powertrain Comparison

The world’s best-selling sports coupe is back and better than ever, and we can’t wait to have it right here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, Florida. That’s right, the arrival of the 2018 Ford Mustang is almost upon us, which means you’ll soon be able to get behind the wheel of the most advanced Mustang ever. But, in order to make sure you’re ready for the arrival of the new Ford Mustang, you need to make sure you know which new engine you’re going to pick. In addition to new shock absorbers, a new cross-axis joint in the rear suspension and innovative new stabilizer bars, the 2018 Mustang features the choice between two engines. Find out which is right for you in this 2018 Ford Mustang engine and powertrain comparison. (more…)

The Best Places to Hunt for Easter Eggs and Meet the Easter Bunny in Tampa FL

Monday, April 10th, 2017
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2017 Easter Egg Hunts and Parties in Tampa FL

Easter is right around the corner, which means the Easter Bunny has his baskets all packed and is ready to hide some eggs and meet some hippity-hoppity kids. Easter is on Sunday, April 16, 2017, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a ton of other fun Easter activities going on the entire weekend. In fact, there are a bunch of 2017 Easter egg hunts and parties going on in Tampa, FL, that we’re really excited about. And we know you’ll be excited, too, which is why we put together this list. So, let’s get right to it and check out all of the amazing Easter activities going on in Tampa, FL, this year. (more…)

Scared of the Dark? Ford Pedestrian Detection Can Help

Saturday, April 8th, 2017
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Ford Updates Pedestrian Detection Safety Feature

Remember being worried about the monsters in your closet or under your bed? Remember the terror you felt when the lights went out and everything went dark? Well, you probably thought you’d get over that as you got older. And you probably did. Until you had to start driving at night, that is. Research has shown that night-time driving fears top the list for many drivers, which is why Ford has worked hard to update and improve their pedestrian detection safety feature. Thanks to these improvements, you don’t have to worry about what’s down that dark road anymore, because you have Ford literally looking out for you. (more…)

Ford Helping New Drivers Prepare for the Road with Driving Skills for Life Program

Friday, April 7th, 2017
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Ford Driving Skills for Life Program Helps Drivers Develop Good Habits

The Ford Driving Skills for Life program is in full effect in an effort to help new drivers, and even those of us who have been behind the wheel for quite some time, develop good driving habits while out on the road. The program, which was established back in 2003 by the Ford Motor Company Fund, the Governors Highway Safety Association, and a panel of safety experts, is a free, web-based curriculum program aimed at making sure newly-licensed teens are ready to hit the open road. But it’s not just for teens, as there are good tips for all drivers to pay attention to. (more…)

Ford Investing Big in New Assembly Plants

Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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New Ford Ranger and Bronco Lead to Big Assembly Plant Investments

Ford set the automotive world ablaze when they announced they were bringing back the Ford Ranger and Ford Bronco. But as exciting as that announcement was, a corresponding announcement was even more exciting. That announcement was that the new Ford Ranger and Bronco have led to Ford making big assembly plant investments. More specifically, Ford is investing a total of $1.2 billion in three Michigan assembly facilities which will create a ton of new jobs. (more…)

Spring Maintenance Tips for Your Car

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
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How to Get Your Car Ready for Spring

Spring has officially sprung here in Tampa, and that means it’s time for spring cleaning. But make sure you don’t forget about your car while you’re taking care of everything else. See, cars also need spring cleaning. But sometimes it’s hard to know how to get your car ready for spring. So, we compiled this list of spring maintenance tips for your car to help you get started. (more…)