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Ford and Vanderbilt University Teaming Up to Defeat Phantom Traffic Jams

Thursday, July 5th, 2018
aerial view of a highway

Ford Adaptive Cruise Control Helps Avoid Traffic Jams

Ford experts and traffic researchers from Vanderbilt University are teaming up to show drivers the advantages of using Ford’s Adaptive Cruise Control system to help avoid traffic jams. More specifically, Ford and Vanderbilt University have been running simulations to show how Ford’s Adaptive Cruise Control system can successfully suppress phantom traffic jams no matter how congested the traffic gets. To see what they’re up to, check out the video below. (more…)

How Safe is the All-New Ford Expedition Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
side view of a white 2018 Ford Expedition

2018 Ford Expedition Earns 5-Star Safety Rating from NHTSA

You can add one more feature to the long list of things to love about the all-new 2018 Ford Expedition lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. That’s because the 2018 Ford Expedition lineup has earned a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), effectively making it the safest full-size SUV available today – something we can say because no other 2018 full-size SUV earned a five-star overall vehicle safety score. With that in mind, let’s take a closer look at all the ways the all-new Ford Expedition lineup has taken safety to a whole new level. (more…)

What Safety and Driver Assistance Systems are Featured with the All-New Ford Focus at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
side view of a blue 2019 Ford Focus hatchback

2019 Ford Focus New Safety and Driver Assistance Features

The big news for the 2019 model year in regard to Ford safety and driver assistance features is the advent of the all-new Ford Co-Pilot360 suite of advanced new driver assistance systems. Standard on pretty much the entire 2019 Ford model lineup, new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, are now going to be safer than ever before – which is really saying something considering how many safety awards Ford has won over the years. But that’s not all that’s new when it comes to advanced new safety and driver assistance systems for new Ford models like the 2019 Ford Focus. To see what we mean, let’s check out the new safety and driver assistance features of the 2019 Ford Focus lineup. (more…)

All-New 2019 Ford Fusion the First New Ford Lineup to Feature Standard Ford Co-Pilot360 Driver Assistance Features

Thursday, April 12th, 2018
side view of a white 2019 Ford Fusion

2019 Ford Fusion Safety Features and Driver Assistance Systems

What’s more exciting – the unveiling of the all-new 2019 Ford Fusion lineup or the announcement that it will be the first new Ford model lineup to feature the all-new Ford Co-Pilot360 safety suite standard? We’ll let you decide, because we sure can’t. But that question does provide us with the perfect opportunity to tell you all about the all-new safety features and driver assistance systems that come along with the all-new 2019 Ford Fusion lineup, including the aforementioned Ford Co-Pilot360 safety suite. (more…)

What New Safety and Driver Assistance Systems are Featured with the All-New Ford Ranger at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
rear view of a gold 2019 Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger Safety and Driver Assistance Features

When Ford announced they were reentering the midsize truck segment with the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger, people knew it was going to be something special. And those people were right. That’s because the 2019 Ranger packs all the power, capability, fuel efficiency and dependability of the 2018 Ford F-150 and 2018 Ford Super Duty lineups into a smaller package. The all-new Ranger will also feature an available FX4 Off-Road Package to make it the perfect choice for off-road adventurers. Last, but certainly not least, the all-new Ford Ranger will be one of the safest and most technologically-advanced midsize trucks available. To see what we mean, we’re going to go over some of the best new safety and driver assistance features of the 2019 Ford Ranger. (more…)

Ford Ready to Unleash the Most Advanced Suite of Standard Driver Assistance Features in the Form of the Ford Co-Pilot360 Feature

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
Ford Co-Pilot360 and five standard features written in white against a blue background

What’s All Featured in the Ford Co-Pilot360 Safety Suite?

Ford has always been at the forefront of automotive safety, but they’re taking their industry-leading safety standing to a whole new level with the unveiling of the all-new Ford Co-Pilot360 Safety Suite. While it’s got a fun name, the name doesn’t tell you much about what you’re getting with it. That’s why we decided to take a closer look at what’s all featured in the Ford Co-Pilot360 Safety Suite right here. (more…)

How has Ford Updated the Safety and Technology Features of the New Transit Connect Wagon to Make It More than Just a Commercial Vehicle?

Friday, March 23rd, 2018
blue 2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon driving on a highway

2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon New Safety and Tech Features

The new Ford Transit Connect Wagon has gone through quite the transformation to get ready for the 2019 model year. Don’t get us wrong, the 2019 Transit Connect Wagon will still be just as capable a commercial passenger wagon as the 2018 Ford Transit Connect Wagon – if not more so – but tweaks have been made, and features and capabilities have been added, to also make the new Transit Connect Wagon the perfect option for those looking for an everyday van. That includes adding a slew of new safety and technology features to the 2019 Transit Connect Wagon, including seven newly standard driver assistance features. With that in mind, we decided to take a closer look at some of the best new safety and tech features of the 2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon lineup. (more…)

Get More Standard Safety and Driver Assistance Features than Any Other Midsize SUV with a New Ford Edge from Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
side view of a silver 2019 Ford Edge

2019 Ford Edge Lineup Standard & Available Safety Features

If you’ve been following the Ford Edge section of our Brandon Ford Blog, you know there’s a lot to talk about regarding the all-new 2019 Ford Edge lineup. The 2018 Ford Edge lineup turned a lot of heads when it was released, and the 2019 Edge lineup looks to continue that popularity growth with a pair of all-new trim levels, an updated exterior design, an interior that’s more functional than ever before, and a wide array of all-new safety features. It’s those safety features that we’ll be focusing on here, as the all-new Edge lineup offers more standard safety and driver assistance systems than any other midsize SUV out there. It also features a number of Ford-first and segment-first safety features. So, let’s get right down to it and check out the standard and available safety features of the 2019 Ford Edge lineup. (more…)

How Safe is the All-New Ford Edge ST at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
rear view of a blue 2019 Ford Edge ST with a city skyline in the background

2019 Ford Edge ST Segment-First Safety Features

Understandably so, the engine and powertrain features of the recently announced all-new 2019 Ford Edge ST are what most people are talking about when they discuss the first Ford SUV to be specifically and specially tuned by the Ford Performance team. But there’s more to the all-new Ford Edge ST than just its insanely fun to drive engine. In fact, the 2019 Ford Edge ST will also include a wide array of segment-first standard and available safety features. That’s right, not only is the 2019 Edge ST the first Ford SUV to be worked on by the Ford Performance team, it’s also the first Ford SUV to offer some of these advanced new safety and driver assistance features – which we’re going to tell you all about right here. (more…)

What Advanced New Safety and Tech Systems Come with a New Ford Fiesta at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

Friday, January 19th, 2018
silver 2018 Ford Fiesta Hatchback and black 2018 Ford Fiesta Sedan parked outside a building

2018 Ford Fiesta New Safety and Technology Features

The new Ford Fiesta at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, is the smallest Ford sedan offered, but that doesn’t mean it’s not big on safety and new technology. In fact, the 2018 Fiesta lineup is one of the safest and most technologically-advanced compact sedan/hatchback lineups around thanks to its comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, driver assistance and tech systems. That’s why we decided to take this time to tell you all about the new safety and technology features of the 2018 Ford Fiesta lineup. (more…)