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Let’s Check Out the New Interior of the 2020 Ford Super Duty Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Thursday, July 25th, 2019
front view of a red 2020 Ford Super Duty

2020 Ford Super Duty Lineup New Interior Style Features

The new Ford Super Duty lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, gets a lot of praise for its best-in-class power, best-in-class capability and best-in-class suite of features – and rightfully so. But one thing the new Super Duty lineup doesn’t get enough praise for is just how comfortable and functional its interiors are. But that’s all going to change thanks to the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup. That’s because the interiors of the 2020 Super Duty models have been so significantly upgraded that they can’t possibly be overlooked anymore. And that’s exactly why we’re taking some time to check out the new interior style features for the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup. (more…)

What New Systems and Capabilities are Featured with the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

Listing the Best New Features for the 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup

As regular readers of our Brandon Ford Blog know, we tend to break things down by categories like powertrain, interior space, safety features when looking at new Ford models. But with the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, we’re going to try something a little different. That’s because there’s so much that’s all-new for the all-new Explorer lineup. Because of that, we’re throwing the categories out the window so we can list some of the best new features for the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. So, if you need any more reasons to head to Brandon Ford to purchase a new 2020 Explorer, we’ve got everything you need to know right here. (more…)

Is There a Ford Pickup Truck Emoji Coming?

Friday, July 19th, 2019
blue pickup truck emoji

Ford Working to Create New Pickup Truck Emoji

It’s no secret that more and more people now prefer texting over actually talking on the phone. In fact, many don’t even have to use words while texting anymore thanks to the advent of emojis. But what happens when you want to boast about your new Ford F-150 or your new Ford Super Duty using an emoji? Well, as of right now, you’re out of luck. But that’s all about to change thanks to Ford working to create a new pickup truck emoji. That’s right, you’ll soon be able to add your favorite Ford truck to your texts, and that’s got all of us here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, really excited. (more…)

Is There Going to be a Bolts Brew Fest in Tampa FL in 2019?

Thursday, July 18th, 2019
Bolts Brew Fest 2019 logo

Bolts Brew Fest 2019 Date, Time and Location Info

There are many things we love here in Tampa, FL, and two of the things on that list are hockey and craft beer. So, why not combine those two things into one amazingly fun event the whole city can enjoy? Well, that’s exactly what’s been done by the Tampa Bay Lightning with the Bolts Brew Fest. But is there a Bolts Brew Fest in 2019? If so, when and where will it take place? We’re going to cover all of that right here as we take a look at the date, time and location info for the 2019 Bolts Brew Fest. (more…)

Image Gallery of the Newly Redesigned 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
front view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

Pictures of the Redesigned 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup

The all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is as all-new as they come thanks to a slew of all-new powertrain options, a bevy of all-new features and capabilities, and an all-new interior and exterior style. We’ve talked at length here on our Brandon Ford Blog about the 2020 Explorer lineup’s all-new powertrain options and all-new features and capabilities, but we’re going to do something a little different for the lineup’s new design features – and that’s that we’re going to show them to you instead of telling you about them. So, without further ado, here are pictures of the redesigned 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. (more…)

When and Where is the Florida Vegan Gourmet Food Festival in Tampa FL?

Thursday, July 11th, 2019
assortment of fresh veggies

2019 Florida Vegan Gourmet Food Festival Details and Information

There are many reasons why people look forward to going to the festivals and events throughout Tampa, FL, each and every summer, and one of the main reasons is food. No where else can you get such a wide variety of delicious food to enjoy than at Tampa’s amazing festivals. But as amazing as that food is to many, a lot of it is not vegan friendly. And that’s exactly why all vegans in the Tampa area should have July 27 circled on their calendars, because that’s the day of the Florida Vegan Gourmet Food Festival. With that in mind, here are all of the details and information you need to know about the 2019 Florida Vegan Gourmet Food Festival. (more…)

Ford Wins Big in 2019 J.D. Power U.S. Initial Quality Study

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
side view of a gold 2019 Ford Ranger

2 Ford Models Top Their Class in 2019 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

J.D. Power released its 2019 U.S. Initial Quality Study and, to the surprise of no one here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, two Ford models topped their class. More specifically, the 2019 Ford Ranger was the Initial Quality winner for the midsize pickup truck segment while the 2019 Ford Fusion was the Initial Quality winner for the midsize car segment. But that’s not all the good news for Ford, as the 2019 J.D. Power U.S. Initial Quality Study also list many other new Ford models were ranked in the top three of their classes. With that in mind, let’s check out all the good news for Ford contained within the 2019 J.D. Power U.S. Initial Quality Study. (more…)

Just How Powerful is the Supercharged V8 Engine Under the Hood of the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019
760 horsepower written in white with an engine in the background

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Horsepower and Torque Ratings

It’s certainly no surprise when a new model year rolls around and brings with it the news that the new Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is more powerful than ever before. But that’s not the case this year – not because the new Mustang Shelby GT500 isn’t more powerful than ever before, but because it finally surprised us at just how powerful it is. In fact, thanks to its supercharged V8 engine, the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is not only the most powerful street-legal Ford ever engineered but it is powered by the world’s most power-dense and torque-dense supercharged production V8 engine. With that in mind, let’s check out the horsepower and torque ratings of the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. (more…)

Safety Comes Before Anything Else – Literally – with the New Belt Monitor System for the 2019 Ford Ranger, 2020 Ford Explorer and 2020 Ford Expedition

Monday, July 8th, 2019
Belt Monitor display

What is the New Ford Belt Monitor Safety System?

They may be annoying to some, but there’s no denying that belt alert systems in the new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs available here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, have been integral in making sure everyone is buckling up while out on the road – well, everyone in the driver and front passenger seats, anyway. That’s because those are the only two seats seat belt alert systems monitor. But that’s all changing now thanks to the new Ford Belt Monitor safety system featured on the 2019 Ford Ranger, the 2020 Ford Explorer and the 2020 Ford Expedition. But what is the new Ford Belt Monitor safety system? We’re going to find that out right here. (more…)

Is There a Night Nation Run Taking Place in Tampa FL This Year?

Thursday, July 4th, 2019
cartoon runner against a starry blue background

Night Nation Run 2019 in Tampa FL Date and Time Information

Ask any runner and they’ll likely tell you all about just how much music helps them when they’re out on their runs. Music and running just go hand in hand, which is why it’s a little surprising music and running haven’t been teamed up for a joint festival – at least, they haven’t until now. That’s because the Night Nation Run crew is coming to Tampa to put on one of the nation’s first running music festivals. Equal parts race and music festival, the Night Nation Run Tampa has it all. But when is it? And where exactly is it? You can find all of that out right here as we take a look at the date and time information for the Night Nation Run 2019 right here in Tampa, FL.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Night Nation Run 2019 in Tampa FL

First things first – let’s get all the date, time and location information for the Night Nation Run 2019 in Tampa, FL, out of the way. The Night Nation Run 2019 will take place starting at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at the Raymond James Stadium – located at 4201 North Dale Mabry Highway right here in Tampa, FL. The run will feature a music-filled course complete with Live DJs, light shows, bubble zones, neon lights, black lights, and an epic Main Stage After Party at the finish line. Your race registration includes a race packet, a glowing necklace, After Party admission, and a ton of other free giveaways.

And if you find yourself in need of any kind of automotive service or a new Ford car, truck or SUV to get you to and from the Night Nation Run 2019, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable staff here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL.