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Buying a New Ford Car, Truck or SUV is a Big Purchase – But You Don’t Have to Worry About Financing When You Shop Here at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Monday, April 19th, 2021

Listing Your Automotive Financing Options at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

More often than not, when people come to shop for a new Ford car, truck or SUV here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, they’re not too worried about figuring out which one is right for them. Instead, they’re worried about financing. And we completely understand why – purchasing a new Ford car, truck or SUV, even when they’re as affordable as they are here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is a big purchase. Needless to say, very few show up with cash in hand ready to pay the full price of their new Ford car, truck or SUV. Instead, virtually every customer here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, needs some kind of financing. But as nerve-wracking as that may be, you needn’t worry about anything like that thanks to these automotive financing options available at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, which we’re going to list here.


Are You an Automotive Do It Yourselfer? Order Your Certified Ford Auto Parts Right Here at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

Brandon Ford in Tampa FL: Your Best Place to Order Auto Parts

As all of our customers know, our Brandon Ford Service Department here in Tampa, FL, is always here to help you handle all of our automotive maintenance needs. But we also know that many of you out there are certified gear heads, and that you enjoy taking care of most of your automotive maintenance yourself – and we want you to know that we’re here to help you, too. No, we won’t try to take over and perform the service ourselves, but we will help you get any and all the certified Ford parts you need to get the job done. In fact, our Brandon Ford Parts Department is staffed with experts who can help you find exactly the part or parts you need, and we’ll make sure you get those parts as quickly as possible so you can get back to work under the hood. Put simply, Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is your best place to order auto parts.


“Mother of All Road Trips” Video Shows Off BlueCruise Hands-Free Highway Driving Capabilities for the 2021 Ford F-150 and Mustang Mach-E Models at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Monday, April 12th, 2021
man using BlueCruise hands-free tech

Watch Now: BlueCruise Hands-Free Driving Coming Soon

Big over the air updates are coming for 2021 Ford F-150 trucks and 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E all-electric SUVs equipped with the available Ford Co-Pilot360™ Active 2.0 Prep Package later this year – updates that will allow those vehicles to utilize BlueCruise hands-free highway driving capabilities. These updates come after Ford performed rigorous tests for both models, including taking both on the “Mother of Al Road Trips.” To see just how impressive these BlueCruise hands-free highway driving capabilities are, all you need to do is check out this video showing off just how well they work.


How Does the Mappo App Work with the Ford SYNC 3 and SYNC 4 Infotainment Systems?

Thursday, April 8th, 2021
Mappo screen on a Ford infotainment system

How To: Using Mappo with Your Ford Navigation System

We recently told you here in our Brandon Ford Blog about Ford teaming up with Mappo to allow Ford navigation systems to add cultural points of interest to their maps so they can fully enrich themselves in the culture of whatever city they’re in at the moment – be it here in the United States or all over the globe. But while we told you all about this exciting new feature, we didn’t exactly explain how to use Mappo with your Ford navigation system. So, that’s what we’re going to do here. Or, more specifically, we’re going to let the experts who created it explain exactly how it works.


Ford Teams Up with Mappo to Become First Automotive Company to Enhance Navigation Systems with Cultural Points of Interest

Wednesday, April 7th, 2021
Ford infotainment system featuring Mappo

Ford and Mappo Team Up to Bring Some Culture to Navigation Maps

Navigation systems surely have come a long way over the years – especially considering navigation systems used to be large pieces of paper that were impossible to fold and often contained out of date information, and if they weren’t out of date at that exact moment, they soon would be as construction projects were completed and cities expanded. Nowadays, the navigation systems in our new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs are updated regularly – even daily or multiple times a day sometimes – so that they always display accurate navigation information. Sure, that’s great, but that’s all they did – at least until now. That’s because Ford has become the first automotive company to team up with Mappo to further enhance the navigation systems of Ford cars, trucks and SUVs by adding cultural points of interest to maps so people can enjoy their road trips even more. So, let’s get right down to it and find out how Ford and Mappo are teaming up to bring some culture to our navigation maps.


Has the Ford Co-Pilot 360 Suite of Advanced New Safety and Driver Assistance Features Been Updated for the 2021 Model Year at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Friday, March 26th, 2021
front end of a red 2021 Ford Escape

New List of Ford Co-Pilot 360 Safety and Driver Assist Features

All of our new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, have been updated for the new 2021 model year – even those model lineups that are considered carryovers. And one of the most impressive, and important, updates for the 2021 model year is the one made to the Ford Co-Pilot 360 suite of advanced new safety and driver assistance systems. That’s right, what was already one of the most impressive suites of safety and driver assistance features available has become even more impressive for the new model year – and we’re going to find out exactly how it has been improved right here as we list the new Ford Co-Pilot 360 safety and driver assist features.


Explaining Ford Telematics – Which is Available for All Commercial Vehicle Regardless of Make and Model

Friday, March 19th, 2021
Ford Telematics infographic

What Features and Capabilities Come with Ford Telematics?

Ford recently announced that Ford Telematics will now be available for all commercial vehicles regardless of make and model. That means a commercial vehicle from any automaker can now be equipped with Ford Telematics. But while Ford commercial vehicle owners know all about the benefits of Ford Telematics, those who utilize other commercial makes and models may not know all about those benefits. And that’s exactly why we’re going to explain the features and capabilities that come with Ford Telematics right here.


Ford Expands Ford Telematics Technology and Capabilities to All Makes and Models – Not Just Ford Makes and Models

Thursday, March 18th, 2021
all make compatibility written over an aerial view of a car lot

Is Ford Telematics Available for All Commercial Vehicles?

Ford has made more unprecedented moves throughout its history than any other automaker in the United States – or the rest of the world, for that matter. And Ford is continuing that tradition with a monumental announcement regarding its world class Ford Telematics technology. Previously, only Ford commercial vehicles have benefited from the capabilities Ford Telematics offers, but that’s no longer the case, which brings us to our opening question – is Ford Telematics really available for all commercial vehicles? The short answer is a surprising yes. That’s right, now any commercial vehicle, regardless of make and model, can be equipped with Ford Telematics. How can that be? We’re going to tell you how right here.


What Did Ford Show Off During the Ford Auto Nights’ SEMA Show Special Webcast?

Friday, November 27th, 2020
front end of a Ford Mustang Mach-E 1400

Ford Unveils Custom F-150, Mustang Mach-E, and Bronco Models

The SEMA show was a little different this year thanks to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but that doesn’t mean Ford didn’t still steal the show with a slew of impressive custom models that sent ripples all throughout the automotive industry. So, in that regard, this year’s SEMA was exactly like all the others. But what exactly did Ford show off during their Ford Auto Nights’ SEMA Show Special Webcast? Well, they unveiled a number of custom models, including a custom F-150, a custom Mustang Mach-E, and a few custom Bronco models – and more. So, let’s take a look at all of them right here.


Can the All-New Ford SYNC 4 Infotainment System Actually Save You Money?

Wednesday, November 18th, 2020
front interior of a 2021 Ford Bronco with a SYNC 4 infotainment system

Exciting New Features of the Ford SYNC 4 Infotainment System

As you probably know already, an all-new SYNC 4 infotainment system is coming for the new model year – which means the new 2021 Ford cars, trucks and SUVs that are on their way here to Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, are going to feature an all-new infotainment system that itself features fully updated and upgraded capabilities. But that’s how it always goes when an all-new infotainment system is released, right? You get upgraded navigation technology, updated connectivity capabilities, enhanced audio capabilities, and much more. But has an all-new infotainment system ever saved you money? Well, if it hasn’t before, it’s going to now thanks to some exciting new features of the all-new Ford SYNC 4 infotainment system.