How to Help the Hungry During the 2018 Holiday Season

By Product Expert | Posted in Community on Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 7:06 PM
hands putting groceries in a bag

How to Donate Food for the Hungry around Atlanta GA

Everyone here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, believes in giving back to our community all year round. But there’s also no denying that people’s willingness to give increases exponentially during the holiday season. And we’re hoping that holds true this holiday season, as there are many in our community and the surrounding communities who don’t have enough to eat. But there are things we can do to help those hungry members of our community – and it all starts with a trip to a local food pantry. There are a wide array of food pantries and hunger organizations working tirelessly to help those in need in the Atlanta area, and we’re going to shine a spotlight on some of those organizations right here as we tell you all you need to know about how to donate food for the hungry around Atlanta, GA. Read the rest of this entry »

How Powerful and Spacious is the 2019 Ford Expedition Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Expedition, Passenger/Cargo Space, Powertrain on Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 at 8:00 AM
two 2019 Ford Expedition models parked next to each other

2019 Ford Expedition Lineup Power and Space Specifications

Given how powerful, capable, fuel efficient and spacious the entire 2019 Ford SUV lineup is, you know it takes a lot to be the most powerful and most spacious of the bunch. But that’s exactly what the 2019 Ford Expedition has achieved thanks to its next generation powertrain and its incredibly spacious interior. But just how powerful and spacious is the 2019 Ford Expedition lineup? Well, we’re going to tell you exactly that as we investigate the power and space specifications of the 2019 Ford Expedition lineup. Read the rest of this entry »

Get a Comprehensive Suite of Advanced New Features and Available Packages for the 2019 Ford Escape Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape, Standard and Available Features on Monday, November 5th, 2018 at 8:00 AM
side view of a black 2019 Ford Escape

2019 Ford Escape Features and Packages List

The excitement was palpable here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, when the 2019 Ford Escape lineup finally made its long awaited arrival. There are many reasons for that excitement, including the 2019 Escape lineup’s suite of powerfully capable and efficient engine options, its stylishly refreshed exterior, and its comfortably roomy interior, but that excitement is also the result of the impressive array of features and packages available for the lineup. With that in mind, let’s check out what all comes with the 2019 Ford Escape lineup by listing its standard and available features and packages. Read the rest of this entry »

Listing the Standard Features, Available Features and Optional Packages for the 2019 Ford F-150 Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford F-150, Standard and Available Features on Friday, November 2nd, 2018 at 5:32 PM
rear view of a black 2019 Ford F-150

Features and Packages for the 2019 Ford F-150 Lineup

Everyone knows the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup is the most powerful and most capable full-size pickup truck lineup available – and all you need to do is look at its best-in-class power ratings and its best-in-class towing and payload ratings to see that. But those people should also know that the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup is packed to the brim with best-in-class standard features, available features and optional packages. To make sure everyone knows this, we’re going to go over the best features and packages available for the 2019 Ford F-150 lineup. Read the rest of this entry »

Choose Your 2019 Ford Super Duty Exterior Color with this Gallery of Color Options

By Product Expert | Posted in Exterior Color Options, Ford Super Duty on Monday, October 29th, 2018 at 8:00 AM
front grille on a blue 2019 Ford Super Duty

Exterior Color Choices for the 2019 Ford Super Duty Lineup

It’s the most difficult choice many people face when picking out a new Ford car, truck or SUV at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. It’s also the decision that is the most fun to make. It’s deciding which exterior color you’re going to choose. Since we recently welcomed the 2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty, 2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty and 2019 Ford F-450 Super Duty lineups to our lot, we figured now is the perfect time to show you the exterior color choices for the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup. Read the rest of this entry »

Learn the Ins and Outs of Your Ford’s Dashboard Warning Lights with this Helpful Guide

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford on Friday, October 26th, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Ford dashboard warning lights written in white

Listing the Dashboard Warning Lights in Your New Ford

No matter what anyone tells you, automotive maintenance isn’t easy. In fact, it can be downright confusing at times, especially when your dashboard starts lighting up with a ton of notifications that you don’t understand. That’s why we decided to list the dashboard warning lights that can pop up while driving your new Ford, so that you know what they mean and what you need to do when you see them. And, as always, if you have any questions at all about what the dashboard warning lights mean or what you need to do when you see one light up, please contact the certified technicians in our Akins Ford Service Department. Read the rest of this entry »

Listing the Features that Make the 2019 Ford Super Duty Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA One of the Safest and Most Technologically-Advanced Heavy-Duty Truck Lineups Available Today

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Super Duty, Safety, Technology on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 at 8:00 AM
side view of a gray 2019 Ford Super Duty

2019 Ford Super Duty Features New Safety & Tech Advancements

Whenever anyone hears about a new Ford Super Duty lineup coming to Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, they immediately want to know how powerful it is and how capable it is. That’s understandable, since most people use their new Super Duty truck for heavy-duty jobs and tasks – and with good reason, too, considering the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup once again offers best-in-class power and best-in-class capability. But there’s more to the 2019 Super Duty lineup than just unbeatable power and capability. What we mean by that is that the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup features a ton of new safety and tech advancements for the new model year, which we’re going to tell you all about right here. Read the rest of this entry »

How Powerful and Fuel Efficient is the 2019 Ford Escape Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Escape, Powertrain on Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 8:00 AM
side view of a black 2019 Ford Escape

Power and Gas Mileage Ratings for the 2019 Ford Escape Lineup

Ford recently gifted the automotive world with a ton of 2019 model year information, and we’re going to continue our in-depth look at Ford’s 2019 model year with the 2019 Ford Escape lineup. Anyone and everyone who got behind the wheel of the 2018 Ford Escape lineup knows just how powerful, capable, efficient and fun to drive it was – and those people will be pleased to hear that the 2019 Escape lineup is even more powerful, more efficient, and more fun to drive. And we’re going to show you just how much more powerful, more capable, and more fun to dive the 2019 Ford Escape lineup is by taking a look at its power and gas mileage ratings. Read the rest of this entry »

How Many 2019 Ford Super Duty Trim Levels are Available at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Super Duty, Trim Levels on Friday, October 19th, 2018 at 8:00 AM
three 2019 Ford Super Duty trucks parked in a construction site

2019 Ford Super Duty Lineup Trim Level Breakdown

If you need a new truck that’s powerful and capable enough to handle any task asked of it, then you need a new 2019 Ford Super Duty from Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. But which new 2019 Ford Super Duty trim level should you choose? We’re going to help you answer that right here as we breakdown the 2019 Ford Super Duty lineup’s trim levels. Read the rest of this entry »

Find All You Need to Know About the 2018 Trick or Treating Festivities Taking Place in Atlanta GA

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Just for fun on Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 at 8:00 AM
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3 Best 2018 Trick or Treating Special Events in Atlanta GA

Trick or treating has evolved quite a bit over the years, but that doesn’t mean it’s not still a blast to head out in your costume and get some yummy Halloween treats from friends, family, and neighbors. But with the evolution of trick or treating has come multiple new special trick or treating events throughout the Atlanta area. With that in mind, here are the three best 2018 trick or treating special events in Atlanta, GA. Read the rest of this entry »