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Is There an All-New Ford Commercial Vehicle Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL to Go Along with All of the Other All-New Ford Models on the Way?

Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
side view of a black 2021 Ford E-Series

Checking Out the All-New Ford Commercial Vehicle Lineup

Ford has been the country’s commercial vehicle leader to the last 34 years and if the brand’s all-new commercial lineup is any indication, that dominance is going to continue for at least another 34 years. That’s because Ford has unveiled its all-new commercial vehicle lineup, which we’re going to be checking out here. And what a lineup it is – with all-new Ford F-600 Super Duty models, all-new Ford Super Duty Chassis Cab models, all-new Ford Transit Models, all-new Ford F-650 Medium Duty models, all-new Ford F-750 Medium Duty models, an all-new Ford E-Series lineup, and all-new Ford F-53 and F-59 Stripped Chassis models. So, let’s get right down to it and check them out. (more…)

Is the 2020 Ford Mustang Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL Getting an All-New Exterior Color Option?

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
side view of a Grabber Lime 2020 Ford Mustang

2020 Ford Mustang New Grabber Lime Exterior Color Unveiled

We don’t know much about the new 2020 Ford Mustang lineup at all at this point – other than the lineup will be arriving sometime this fall. Actually, that’s not entirely true, as we do know one other thing – it’s getting an all-new Grabber Lime exterior paint color option. And that’s what we’re going to focus on here, as we take a closer look at the new Grabber Lime exterior color option that was recently unveiled for the 2020 Ford Mustang 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…)

How Many Ways Can I Customize the Appearance of My New 2019 Ford Ranger at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
side view of a 2019 Ford Ranger featuring the Black Appearance Package

New Black Appearance Package Features for the 2019 Ford Ranger

You can’t call Ford’s reentry into the midsize pickup truck segment with the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger anything other than an unmitigated success, but that hasn’t stopped Ford from continuing to give our customers here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, even more reasons to love the all-new Ranger. The latest reason comes in the form of an all-new Black Appearance Package for the midsize truck – which follows in the footsteps of other popular appearance packages for the lineup like the Sport Appearance Package and the Chrome Appearance Package. So, let’s unwrap this new Black Appearance Package and see what kind of new style features it offers for the 2019 Ford Ranger. (more…)

Check Out the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup in Action with this Pair of Videos

Friday, April 19th, 2019
high angle side view of a blue 2020 Ford Escape

Pair of 2020 Ford Escape Videos to Get Excited About

If you’ve checked out the Ford Escape section of our Brandon Ford Blog, you’ll know we’re incredibly excited about the upcoming debut of the new Ford Escape lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. And we’re using that excitement to tell you all about the new features and capabilities of the all-new Ford Escape lineup. But there are also times when words fail, and the slack must be picked up by breathtaking videos. This is one of those times. And that’s why we found this pair of 2020 Ford Escape videos to get excited about. You can see them below. (more…)

All the Information You Need to Make Sure You Don’t Miss Out on the Fun at Tampa Riverfest 2019

Thursday, April 18th, 2019
tampa riverfront during the day

Celebrate the Tampa Waterfront at Tampa Riverfest 2019

There’s a lot to love about our great city of Tampa, FL. In fact, if you start asking people what their favorite part about Tampa is, you’re going to get a wide array of answers. But toward the top of everyone’s list has to be our breathtakingly beautiful waterfront. And that’s exactly why we love the annual Tampa Riverfest event so very much. But when is Tampa Riverfest 2019? Well, we’re going to tell you that and everything else you need to know in order to properly celebrate the Tampa waterfront at Tampa Riverfest 2019. (more…)

How Much Passenger and Cargo Space are You Getting with the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
man and woman putting a rug in the back of their blue 2020 Ford Escape

2020 Ford Escape Interior Space Specs by Trim Level

More and more good news keeps coming our way here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, with the latest bit of excitement surrounding the impending arrival of the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup. Thanks to a pair of all-new hybrid trim levels, a fully updated and upgraded engine lineup, a fully redesigned exterior, a fully reinvigorated interior, and a full slate of other new features and capabilities, the all-new 2020 Escape lineup is set to blast off in ways never before seen when it makes its grand debut this fall. But while all of that sounds amazing – and it is – none of it means anything if the all-new Escape lineup doesn’t feature a sufficient amount of passenger and cargo space. With that in mind, let’s check out the 2020 Ford Escape lineup’s interior space specifications by trim level to see just how much passenger and cargo space you’re getting. (more…)

Ford’s Focus on Trucks and SUVs Paying Off with Record Sales During First Quarter of 2019

Monday, April 15th, 2019
classic blue Ford logo and white background

Ford Begins 2019 Fiscal Year with Record Truck and SUV Sales

Ford has announced it is focusing more and more on new trucks and SUVs moving forward, and if the brand’s first quarter sales numbers are any indication, that new focus is paying off – and then some. That’s because Ford has begun the 2019 fiscal year with record truck and SUV sales, so let’s take a closer look at those numbers and see what they mean for Ford’s future. (more…)

Everything You Need to Know About the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
colorful sign pointing to and saying Tampa

2019 Tampa Bay Seafood & Music Festival Date and Location Details

It’s always a great time to attend one of our spectacular Tampa area festivals no matter what time of the year it is, but there’s no doubting that our best events and festivals take place during the spring and summer. And one of those festivals is the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival. Combining two of our great local loves – seafood and music – the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival is a definite can’t-miss event for the whole family. But when is it? And where is it? We’ve got all of that covered right here as we take a look at the date and location details for the 2019 Tampa Bay Seafood and Music Festival. (more…)

When and Where is the 14th Annual 2019 Tampa Bay Caribbean Carnival?

Monday, April 8th, 2019
woman in a Caribbean Carnival mask

2019 Tampa Bay Caribbean Carnival Details and Information

Spring is in full swing here in Tampa, FL, and that means it’s time to start the best season of festivals in the country. Now, sure, Tampa is home to insanely fun events and festivals all year round, but nothing can quite match the spring and summer festival season here in Tampa. And one of our favorite festivals is coming up soon – one that celebrates the Caribbean heritage of Tampa unlike any other. We’re talking about the 2019 Tampa Bay Caribbean Carnival, of course, and we’ve got all the details and information you need to know so you don’t miss a thing right here. (more…)