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Choose From 10 New Ford Explorer Exterior Colors at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL

Thursday, November 30th, 2017
red 2018 Ford Explorer on a beach

2018 Ford Explorer Exterior Color Picture Gallery

You’ve got a lot of fun and exciting choices to make once you’ve decided to purchase a new Ford Explorer from Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. From engine and trim level decisions to available features and packages, you’ll never have more fun than you’ll have when creating a 2018 Ford Explorer that perfectly meets your needs. But once that’s all said and done, it’s time to make the most enjoyable decision of all – picking out the exterior color of your new Explorer. To help you out with that one, here’s a picture gallery of all the exterior color options for the 2018 Ford Explorer. (more…)

New Ford Focus and New Ford F-Series Bring Home SEMA 2017 Gold

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
red 2018 Ford Focus RS and blue 2018 Ford Focus RS racing on a track

Ford Focus and F-Series Win Hottest Model Awards at SEMA 2017

Ford has enjoyed a long tradition of blowing the crowd away at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show, and SEMA 2017 was no different. That’s because the Ford Focus and the Ford F-Series each won Hottest Model awards during the show, marking continued domination for both models. There were over 50 custom vehicles at this year’s show, but once again, Ford left the competition in the dust. (more…)

How Duct Tape Made the New Ford Mustang Better than Ever Before

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
yellow 2018 Ford Mustang driving toward the camera with smoke behind it

Strip of Duct Tape Improves 2018 Mustang Handling and Gas Mileage

Computers and other data-driven technologies have been a huge boon for not only the automotive industry, but also our entire society as a whole. But no matter how technologically-advanced we get as a society, nothing will ever be more important than human intuition and the inherent problem-solving skills of the human brain. Case in point, the 2018 Ford Mustang’s handling and gas mileage has been greatly improved over what was offered by the 2017 Ford Mustang, and while computers and other technologies played a big role in achieving that accomplishment, two Ford engineers and a regular strip of duct tape played just as big a role. What part did the duct tape play? Read on and find out. (more…)

Easily Choose the Exterior Color of Your New Ford Expedition with this Gallery

Friday, November 24th, 2017
the side of a stationary stone gray 2018 Ford Expedition

Pictures of 2018 Ford Expedition Exterior Color Options

If you’ve spent any time at all looking through the Ford Expedition section of our Brandon Ford Blog, you know just how excited we are about the 2018 Ford Expedition. We’ve covered everything from its powertrain to its safety and technology features to its trim levels. And now, we’re rounding out our new Ford Expedition coverage by showing you pictures of all nine 2018 Ford Expedition exterior color options. So, check them all out and see which one is right for you. (more…)

Are New Summer Tires Coming for the New Ford Mustang GT?

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
2018 Ford Mustang GT front grille and headlights

2018 Ford Mustang GT New High-Performance Summer Tires

There’s no time like summer to get out and cruise down the open road in your new Ford Mustang GT from Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. And now that ride is going to be even better thanks to the announcement that all-new high-performance summer tires are coming for the 2018 Ford Mustang GT. More specifically, all-new custom Michelin Pilot Sport 4S high-performance summer tires are being created specifically for the new Ford Mustang GT. So, let’s get right down to it and check out all of the impressive features of these all-new high-performance summer tires as we anxiously await their arrival here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. (more…)

What’s the Difference Between the 5 New Ford Explorer Trim Levels at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
blue 2018 Ford Explorer driving along a desert road

2018 Ford Explorer Trim Level Breakdown and Comparison

Seeing how it’s been the best-selling SUV in America for the last 25 years, you know people are excited about the new Ford Explorer each and every model year. Now, there are a lot of reasons for that excitement, but we think the Explorer’s varied model lineup is toward the top of that list, especially when talking about the 2018 Ford Explorer. That’s because the 2018 Ford Explorer lineup consists of five trim levels, each of which we’re going to breakdown and compare here in an effort to help you figure out which new Ford Explorer is right for you. (more…)

How Powerful and Efficient is the New Ford Flex Lineup?

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
red 2018 Ford Flex driving on a residential street

2018 Ford Flex Horsepower, Torque and Gas Mileage Ratings

Thanks to its unequivocal style, spacious and comfortable interior and impressive capability, the Ford Flex has quickly and quietly become a very popular Ford SUV. While it doesn’t necessarily have the name recognition of the 2018 Ford Explorer, 2018 Ford Expedition and 2018 Ford Escape, the 2018 Ford Flex has shown that it’s got what it takes to keep up. And a lot of that has to do with the powerful and efficient engine options offered by the new Ford Flex lineup. To see just how powerful and efficient they are, let’s check out the horsepower, torque and gas mileage ratings of the 2018 Ford Flex engine lineup. (more…)

When Will the New Ford F-Series Super Duty Limited Lineup be Released? And How Much Will it Cost?

Monday, November 20th, 2017
close-up of the rear 2018 Ford F-Series Super Duty Limited logo

2018 Ford F-Series Super Duty Limited Release Date and Price

When you purchase a new Ford truck from us here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, you know you’re getting the most powerful, most capable and most dependable truck around. You also know you’re going to get a great deal on the exact truck you want, since we’re the number 1 volume Ford F-150 dealer on the planet while also offering a huge selection of new F-250, F-350 and F-450 models. And now, with the upcoming release of the new Ford F-Series Super Duty Limited lineup, you also know you’re going to get the most luxurious and feature-filled truck ever. But when will this new lineup be released? And how much will it cost? Let’s find out by checking in on the release date and price of the 2018 Ford F-Series Super Duty Limited lineup. (more…)

Get Ready for Christmas 2017 with these 3 Holiday Activities at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

Saturday, November 18th, 2017
lit Christmas tree decoration on a red background

3 Christmas 2017 Events at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park in Tampa FL

With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, now’s the time to turn our attention to Christmas 2017 and the rest of the holiday season. And we’ve got the perfect recipe of holiday fun and excitement to get you in the spirit of the season. More specifically, we’re here to tell you all about three Christmas events taking place at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park right here in Tampa, FL. So, get that Santa hat out of storage, gather your little elves together and get out there to enjoy the holiday season. (more…)

Make Your Job Site a Luxurious One with a New Ford F-250 Super Duty Limited 4×4

Friday, November 17th, 2017
White 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty Limited 4x4 towing a boat on the road

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty Limited Class-Exclusive Tech Features

Ford has long been America’s truck leader, with the Ford F-Series constantly and consistently leading the pickup truck segments in terms of power, efficiency and capability. And now, thanks to the all-new Ford F-250 Super Duty Limited 4×4, Ford will also be America’s truck leader in terms of luxury. That’s because the 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty Limited 4×4 features the same power and capability you’ve come to expect from a Ford Super Duty truck, plus all-new class-exclusive luxury and tech features. In fact, the 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty Limited 4×4 includes more advanced new technology features than any other Super Duty model ever. So, let’s get right down to it and check them out. (more…)