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What Safety and Driver Assistance Systems are Featured with the 2019 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Monday, June 24th, 2019
side view of an orange 2019 Ford Escape

2019 Ford Escape Safety and Driver Assistance Features

It doesn’t matter if you need a new SUV for daily commutes and errand runs, family road trips, weekend adventures or everything in between – you’re going to want a new SUV that’s as safe as they come. In other words, you’re going to want a new Ford Escape from Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. That’s because the 2019 Escape lineup features some of the most impressive and advanced new safety and driver assistance systems available today. With that in mind, let’s check out some of the best new safety and driver assistance features for the 2019 Ford Escape lineup. (more…)

Is the 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL the Smartest New Ford Escape Lineup Ever?

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
side view of a red 2020 Ford Escape

2020 Ford Escape: Smart Features and Capabilities for a Smart SUV

The new Ford Escape lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, has a lot going for it as it enters the new 2020 model year. With all-new trim levels, all-new powertrain options including an all-new hybrid powertrain, and a slew of other all-new features and capabilities, the 2020 Ford Escape lineup is set to be the most powerful, most efficient and smartest new Ford Escape lineup ever engineered. But while that’s all well and good, it doesn’t mean anything if you don’t actually know what those smart features and capabilities are, so let’s get right down to it and find out what smart features and capabilities make the 2020 Ford Escape a smart SUV. (more…)

Is the 2020 Ford Transit Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL the Smartest Commercial Lineup Ever?

Monday, May 20th, 2019
people exiting a 2020 Ford Transit

Advanced New Safety & Tech Features for the 2020 Ford Transit Lineup

It doesn’t seem like it was that long ago when commercial vans and commercial passenger wagons simply needed to be powerful and spacious – and that was it. People didn’t seem too bothered by not having a slew of safety, technology, comfort and convenience features within their commercial vehicle because they were at work. But that’s all changed in recent years thanks to Ford commercial lineups like those found here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. And it’s going to be changing even more once the 2020 Ford Transit lineup hits our Brandon Ford lot this fall. That’s because the 2020 Ford Transit lineup boasts a wide array of advanced new safety and tech features that make it the smartest commercial lineup ever. And we’re going to tell you all about those features right here. (more…)

Can the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL Help You Fight Flat Tires?

Monday, April 29th, 2019
side view of a red 2020 Ford Explorer

Video of the 2020 Ford Explorer Selfseal Tires in Action

Even with as safe as the new Ford cars, trucks, and SUVs at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, are these days, calamity always seems to be right around the corner when you’re out on the road. From running out of gas to being rear-ended by someone on their cellphone, you never know what’s going to happen. That’s why Ford is so keen on continuing to advance the safety and driver assistance systems it features within its new models. And that includes the new Ford Explorer lineup at Brandon Ford. Not only does the 2020 Explorer lineup boast a comprehensive suite of new safety features, but it also features newly available Selfseal tires. To get an idea of just how impressive these new tires are at fighting an unexpected flat, here’s video of the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup’s Selfseal tires in action. (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…)

What’s New for the All-New 2020 Ford Escape Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
driver dash in a 2020 Ford Escape

New Features and Systems for the 2020 Ford Escape Lineup

The biggest news included in the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Ford Escape lineup is that it features two all-new hybrid powertrain options. But that’s not all that’s new for the new Ford Escape lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. In fact, the all-new 2020 Escape lineup features a wide array of new safety, driver assistance, technology, comfort and convenience systems that make it one of the smartest, most sophisticated and most technologically-advanced new SUVs ever engineered. With that in mind, let’s check out the new features and systems for the 2020 Ford Escape lineup. (more…)

What Advanced New Safety and Technology Systems are Featured in the 2020 Ford Explorer at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
side view of a blue 2020 Ford Explorer

2020 Ford Explorer New Driver Assistance and Technology Features

Seeing as the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup is packed to the brim with new features and capabilities, it’s not surprising that some of its most impressive new features are being lost in the shuffle thanks to so many being so intrigued by the lineup’s new and improved towing ratings or its best-in-class interior space. But you can’t forget about the 2020 Explorer lineup’s full slate of advanced new safety, connectivity, comfort and convenience features, which is why we decided to focus solely on those in this post. With that in mind, let’s get right down to it and check out the new driver assistance and technology features for the 2020 Ford Explorer lineup. (more…)

What Safety and Driver Assistance Packages are Available for the 2019 Ford Explorer Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
front view of two 2019 Ford Explorer SUVs

Available Safety Enhancement Packages for the 2019 Ford Explorer

You don’t become the best-selling 3-row SUV in America for over 25 years while also skimping on the safety, technology, comfort and convenience features that come along with your lineup. That’s why each and every new Ford Explorer lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, features a wide array of advanced new features and capabilities and that’s why the 2019 Ford Explorer lineup is no different. In fact, the 2019 Explorer lineup offers more safety and technology features than any other previous new Explorer lineup. And, thanks to some impressive newly available safety enhancement packages for the 2019 Ford Explorer lineup, the lineup has become one of the safest out on the road today. So, let’s take a closer look at these packages and find out just how safe they really are. (more…)

How Safe is the 2019 Ford Super Duty Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
side view of a gray 2019 Ford Super Duty

2019 Ford Super Duty New Safety and Technology Features

Everyone knows how powerful and capable the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is – and if you don’t, all you need to know is that once again the new Ford Super Duty lineup features best-in-class power and best-in-class capability. But the 2019 Super Duty lineup is more than just top power, towing and payload ratings. In fact, the 2019 Super Duty lineup is also one of the safest and most technologically-advanced heavy-duty truck lineups available today. To see what we mean, let’s check out some of the best new safety and technology features for the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup. (more…)

All-New 2019 Ford Edge Lineup Features Artificial Intelligence to Optimize Traction and Fuel Economy

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
side view of a blue 2019 Ford Edge

2019 Ford Edge AI-Improved Traction and Gas Mileage Features

The all-new 2019 Ford Edge lineup – which includes the all-new 2019 Ford Edge Titanium Elite and the all-new 2019 Ford Edge ST – is taking the SUV class into the future thanks to an all-new first-for-Ford artificial intelligence-powered all-wheel drive disconnect system. This system and its AI components, available on all new Ford Edge models featuring all-wheel drive at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, allow your 2019 Edge to seamlessly switch between all-wheel drive and two-wheel drive, depending on what the conditions call for. It also helps improve your traction and gas mileage. For more on this automotive breakthrough, let’s take a closer look at the AI-improved traction and gas mileage features of the 2019 Ford Edge lineup. (more…)