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Ford Creates Industry’s First Police Pursuit-Rated Pickup Truck

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder Specs and Features

We recently told you about how Ford is doing everything they can to support our nation’s veterans, and now they’re helping out our boys in blue, as well. That’s because Ford has created the industry’s first police pursuit-rated pickup truck with the 2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder. Based on the 2018 Ford F-150 FX4 off-road model, the new Ford F-150 Police Responder includes everything America’s police officers need to safely and efficiently stop crime. So, let’s get right down to it and find out all we can about the impressive specs and features of the 2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder. (more…)

2018 Ford Mustang GT Reaches 60 MPH in Less Than 4 Seconds Thanks to Drag Strip Mode

Monday, August 14th, 2017
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2018 Ford Mustang GT Drag Strip Mode

One of the first questions people ask whenever a new Ford Mustang GT is released is, “How fast can it go?” Well, if you’re one of those people, you’re in for a real treat. That’s because the 2018 Ford Mustang GT can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in less than four seconds thanks to its powerful engine and exciting and fun-to-drive Drag Strip Mode. How does Drag Strip Mode help the new Ford Mustang GT achieve such an impressive feat? Well, let’s find out. (more…)

Ford Striving at Supporting Our Troops and Veterans

Friday, August 11th, 2017
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Ford Recognized as a Veteran-Friendly Employer

American heroes come in all shapes and sizes. From police officers to fire fighters, teachers to doctors, we’re lucky to be surrounded by American heroes all around the country. But when you say “American hero,” what instantly comes to mind? Our troops serving at home and abroad to ensure we’re able to enjoy everything our country has to offer. A lot can be – and should be – done to support our troops, and the same should be done for our veterans. That’s why we’re proud to announce Ford has been recognized as a veteran-friendly employer. In fact, Ford has earned silver-level certification as a veteran-friendly employer from the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA). What exactly does this mean? Let’s find out. (more…)

Who Was the Largest Volume Ford Dealer in the World for July 2017?

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Brandon Ford Named Largest Volume Ford Dealer for July 2017

The Ford Motor Company has named its largest volume Ford dealer on the planet for July 2017, and it’s none other than Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. Following the announcement earlier this year that Brandon Ford is the number one volume F-150 dealer in the world, the dealership has continued its success by providing its customers with an unmatched inventory and prices that simply can’t be beat. So, what does all of this mean for you as a customer? It means Brandon Ford is your one-stop shop for a new Ford car, truck or SUV. (more…)

From the Model TT to the F-150: Celebrating 100 Year of Ford Trucks

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Ford Celebrates 100 Years of Pickup Truck Supremacy

Ford has done a lot to change the world over the years, and one of their most impressive accomplishments took place on July 27, 1917. That was the day Ford introduced the Model TT and changed the automotive world forever. Fast forward 100 years and Ford is still setting the auto industry ablaze with its trucks – only now it’s with the rugged, powerful and dependable F-Series lineup, including the 2017 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Ford F-150. So, with all that in mind, let’s take a moment to celebrate 100 years of Ford’s pickup truck supremacy. (more…)

Where’s the Best Place to Go Around Tampa for Live Local Music?

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
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3 Best Live Local Music Venues in Tampa FL

There’s nothing better than heading out for a night of live local music. That’s especially true for all of us here in Tampa, FL, as we have a ton of venues and musical stylings to choose from when we decide we want to see a show. There are so many live local music venues to choose from, in fact, that it can be hard to know which one to check out next. That’s why we decided to come up with this list of three of the best live local music venues in Tampa, FL. (more…)

Ford and America’s Own F-22 Team Up for Charity Auction

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
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Ford Auctions F-22-Inspired F-150 Raptor

You may think there’s nothing out there that can top the high performance of the Ford F-150 Raptor. But you’d be wrong. That’s because Ford went ahead and combined the F-150 Raptor with one of the most impressive air combat jets ever – the U.S. Air Force’s own Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor. What was created is a thing of dreams – the Ford F-22 F-150 Raptor. This F-22-Inspired F-150 Raptor was then auctioned off during the AirVenture Oshkosh event in Oshkosh, WI, where it raised $300,000 for the Experimental Aircraft Gathering of Eagles, which is an organization dedicated to encouraging youth involvement in all things aviation. (more…)

Be a Good Neighbor with this New Quiet Exhaust Feature

Monday, August 7th, 2017
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2018 Ford Mustang GT Quiet Exhaust Feature

Turning your key and hearing your engine roar is one of the best parts of owning a 2018 Ford Mustang GT. However, while you love it, the engine roar of your new Ford Mustang GT can also be the bane of your neighbor’s existence. With that in mind, Ford engineers have come up with a solution that allows you to enjoy your engine’s roar when the time is right while keeping things quite when it’s time to respect your neighbors. More specifically, they’ve created a new quiet exhaust feature for the 2018 Ford Mustang GT, which you can learn all about right here. (more…)

New 2018 Ford Mustang Appearance Package Puts Pony Logo Back in its Corral

Friday, August 4th, 2017
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2018 Ford Mustang Pony Package Style Features

Just like it was over 50 years ago, the Ford Mustang pony logo is going back into its chrome corral thanks to the 2018 Ford Mustang Pony Package. Available on all EcoBoost engine-equipped new Ford Mustangs, the Pony Package brings a bit of historical flair to an already stylish and sporty car. Back in the mid-1960s, the Ford Mustang was still in its concept phase, and part of that phase included a grille-mounted pony-in-corral badge design. That design hasn’t been seen in a while, but it’s back and better than ever now. So, let’s get right down to it and find out all we can about the style features included with the 2018 Ford Mustang Pony Package. (more…)