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Does the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R Have a Newly Improved and Enhanced Chassis that Makes It Even More Fun to Drive?

Saturday, August 24th, 2019
side view of a silver 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R Chassis Upgrades and Specs

We recently learned that the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will be the most powerful street-legal Mustang ever built – which alone has all of us here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, incredibly excited – and now we’ve learned that the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 is gifting a piece of its engineering to make the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R more fun to drive than any other new Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, has ever been. More specifically, the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 is sharing its chassis technology with the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT350R – technology that will help it become even more capable and more dynamic both on the track and off of it. So, without further ado, let’s check out the chassis upgrades and specifications for the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R. (more…)

What Powertrain Features Help the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Achieve Supercar Acceleration Capabilities?

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
front end of a blue 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Acceleration Specifications

Have you ever imagined what it would feel like to accelerate from 0 to 100 miles per hour in about 10 seconds? Unfortunately, most people only get to dream what that would feel like because any car out there that can actually do that is probably far too expensive for the average person to afford – that is, until now. That’s because the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is making that dream an affordable reality. To see what we mean, let’s check out the acceleration specifications for the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. (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…)

Is There an All-New Engine Under the Hood of the 2020 Ford Super Duty Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Friday, August 2nd, 2019
front view of a blue 2020 Ford Super Duty

2020 Ford Super Duty Best-In-Class V8 Power Ratings

While it’s no surprise to anyone who’s ever gotten behind the wheel of a new Ford Super Duty at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, we’re still proud to announce that the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup will once again feature best-in-class horsepower and best-in-class torque. But instead of this news coming because the lineup features the same best-in-class engine as the 2019 Super Duty lineup, it’s actually thanks to the 2020 Super Duty lineup featuring an all-new V8 engine under the hood. That’s right, your new 2020 Super Duty can be powered by an all-new V8 engine that’s more powerful and more capable than anything we’ve ever seen before. So, without further ado, let’s check out the best-in-class power ratings of the 2020 Ford Super Duty lineup’s all-new V8 engine. (more…)

What Engines are Found Under the Hood of the 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Friday, July 12th, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

Horsepower and Torque Ratings for the 2020 Ford Explorer

The all-new 2020 Ford Explorer lineup has arrived here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, and it’s brought with it a slew of new engine and powertrain options that are sure to thrill both fans of the best-selling three-row SUV in the country and those who have yet to experience the greatness that is the Ford Explorer. And, for the first time ever, those new Ford Explorer powertrain options include a hybrid powertrain and a Ford Performance Team engineered ST powertrain. Because of those exciting additions to the 2020 Explorer engine lineup, and because the new Explorer is available now right here at Brandon Ford, now’s the perfect time to check out the horsepower and torque ratings for the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. (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 Powertrain Options are Available for the 2020 Ford Transit Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Thursday, May 16th, 2019
side view of a red 2020 Ford Transit

2020 Ford Transit Engine Options and Powertrain Features

The Ford commercial lineup has included some of the hardest workers on jobsites across the country for a long, long time – and that legacy isn’t changing anytime soon thanks to the new 2020 Ford Transit lineup. With a new trim level, a comprehensive suite of advanced new work-ready and adventure-ready features, and a trio of next generation engines that pair perfectly with a slew of next generation powertrain features, the 2020 Transit lineup has it all. But instead of focusing on everything here, we’re going to take a more in-depth look at that trio of 2020 Ford Transit engine options we mentioned while also checking in on those aforementioned next generation powertrain features. (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…)

Do the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Models at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL Feature All-New EV Drive Modes?

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
driver display in a 2020 Ford Escape

New EV Drive Modes for the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid Models

One of the first things we took an in-depth look at when the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup was first unveiled was the lineup’s four new powertrain options. Now, this shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone who regularly follows our Brandon Ford Blog, but it was even more important than usual this time around because the 2020 Escape lineup’s unveiling showed us the all-new 2020 Escape Hybrid models that are coming along with the rest of the lineup. And those all-new 2020 Escape Hybrid models feature some impressive new EV Drive Modes, which is what we’re going to take an in-depth look at right here. (more…)