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How Fuel Efficient is the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
front view of a red 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid City and Highway Gas Mileage Ratings

When Ford announced it would be releasing a 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid for the new model year, people knew it was going to be something special. Well, those suspicions have been confirmed now that we know just how impressively fuel efficient the 2020 Escape Hybrid is – all while still also being impressively powerful and capable. But just how fuel efficient is the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid? Well, we’re going to cover that right here as we take a look at the city and gas mileage ratings for the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid.

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How Powerful is the New 2020 Ford Transit Connect Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Friday, September 20th, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Transit Connect

Engine Power Ratings for the 2020 Ford Transit Connect Lineup

The new Ford Transit Connect lineup has made its way here to Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, and it’s brought with it numerous present for the new model year. In fact, the 2020 Ford Transit Connect features a slew of new capabilities and a bevy of advanced new safety, driver assistance, technology and connectivity systems, to go along with a pair of powerful and efficient engine options. It’s those engine options that we’re going to focus on here as we take a look at the engine power ratings for the 2020 Ford Transit Connect lineup here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. (more…)

What is the Power Takeoff Provision on 2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty Chassis Cabs at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, August 5th, 2019
side view of a white 2020 Ford Super Duty Chassis Cab

Power Takeoff Provision Specs for 2020 Ford Super Duty Chassis Cabs

Information continues to trickle out for the new Ford Super Duty lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, and this time around we’ve got some exciting news for the commercial models that make up the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup. That’s because the 2020 Ford Super Duty Chassis Cab models will boast an all-new feature called the Power Takeoff Provision. But what is the Power Takeoff Provision? We’re going to find that out right here as we take a look at the Power Takeoff Provision specs for the 2020 Ford Super Duty Chassis Cab models. (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…)

Want the Power and Dynamic Driving Experience of a Ford Mustang but Need Four Doors and More Interior Space? Check Out the 2019 Ford Fusion V6 Sport at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Friday, June 7th, 2019
side view of a red 2019 Ford Fusion

Take the Ride of Your Life in a 2019 Ford Fusion V6 Sport

When you think about taking the ride of your life in a new Ford, what new Ford model are you thinking about? More likely than not, your mind immediately went to the new Ford Mustang at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. And why wouldn’t it? It is, after all, the best-selling sports coupe in the world. But there’s a key word in that last sentence that just so happens to be the reason why many aren’t able to make a new Mustang work as their new car – and that word is coupe. That’s right, the Mustang is a two-door coupe that, while not lacking in the interior space department when compared to other coupes, doesn’t feature the interior space many need. And that’s where the 2019 Ford Fusion V6 Sport comes into play. With a powerful and fun to drive powertrain combined with the interior space of a four-door sedan, you can take the ride of your life in a 2019 Fusion V6 Sport without having to sacrifice the space needed for everyday life. (more…)

What is the 2020 Ford Mustang High Performance Package at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Thursday, May 9th, 2019
rear view of a yellow 2020 Ford Mustang

Unwrapping the 2020 Ford Mustang High Performance Package

The first hints about the 2020 Ford Mustang lineup have been unveiled in the form of an all-new High Performance Package for the lineup. So, while we don’t know much of anything else regarding the new Ford Mustang lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, we do know that base level 2020 Mustang EcoBoost models have this newly available High Performance Package to make them even more powerful and more fun to drive. But what all comes with this new package? Well, let’s unwrap the 2020 Ford Mustang High Performance Package and find out. (more…)

What’s Under the Hood of the 2019 Ford Flex Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Thursday, February 21st, 2019
front view of a blue 2019 Ford Flex

2019 Ford Flex Engine Options and Power Ratings

When people hear the term “new Ford SUVs,” most will immediately think about the Ford Explorer, the Ford Edge, the Ford Expedition, the Ford Escape, and the Ford EcoSport. But those people are omitting another powerful, capable, fuel efficient and fun to drive SUV – the 2019 Ford Flex. But that’s the life of the new Ford Flex, stuck in the shadow of the other new Ford SUVs that surround it. But that’s all going to change this year, as the 2019 Flex lineup has been fully upgraded for the new model year to be more capable and more fun to drive. But what makes the new Flex lineup so capable and fun to drive? Well, we’re going to figure that out right here as we pop the hood of the 2019 Ford Flex lineup to check out its engine options and power ratings. (more…)

Is the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 the Most Powerful Street-Legal Ford Ever?

Thursday, January 17th, 2019
front view of a red 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 New Powertrain Features

The new Ford Mustang lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, has always been known as a powerful and fun to drive lineup. But that power and fun to drive nature is about to be turned up to whole new levels thanks to the all-new 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. That’s because the all-new 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 is the most powerful street-legal Ford ever built. How does it achieve this grand accomplishment? Or, more specifically, what’s under the hood of the all-new 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500? We’re going to pop the hood and find out right here as we take a look at the new powertrain features of the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. (more…)

What are the All-New Trim Levels Available for the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019
three 2020 Ford Explorer models

Examining the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid and ST Performance Models

If you thought the biggest news surrounding the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup was the unveiling itself, then you clearly weren’t paying enough attention. That’s because the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Explorer lineup included the unveiling of two all-new 2020 Explorer trim levels – the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid and the 2020 Ford Explorer ST. So, joining the already impressive 2020 Explorer lineup is an Explorer Hybrid trim level that will take you over 500 miles between fill-ups and an Explorer ST trim level that will take you on the ride of your life. With that in mind, let’s take an even more in-depth look at these all-new trim levels as we examine the 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid and ST performance models. (more…)

Should You Choose a New Ford F-150 or a New Ford Super Duty at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
2019 Ford F-150 vs 2019 Ford Super Duty

2019 Ford F-150 Lineup vs 2019 Ford Super Duty Lineup

While it’s true that everyone depends on their vehicle day in and day out, it’s also true that truck owners depend on their trucks even more than everyone else. That’s because, while most vehicle owners simply depend on their vehicles to get them to and from the places they need to be, truck owners depend on their trucks for that and so much more. Their trucks aren’t just a means of getting from place to place, they’re also a means to getting the job done. That’s why it’s so important for truck owners to find the new pickup truck that perfectly fits their needs. And since there aren’t any trucks that are more powerful and more capable than the Ford F-Series, the vast majority of truck owners choose Ford. But which Ford truck is right for you? We’re going to help you figure that out with this 2019 Ford F-150 lineup versus 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup head-to-head comparison. (more…)