Where to See the Best Fourth of July 2017 Fireworks Shows Around Atlanta GA

By emarketing | Posted in Community, Events, Just for fun, Tips and tricks on Monday, June 26th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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4th of July 2017 Fireworks Shows In and Around Atlanta GA

It’s almost the Fourth of July, which means our skies in and around Atlanta, GA, will soon be filled with the beautiful fireworks displays America’s favorite holiday is known for. The only question now is: where will you go to see the fireworks and celebrate Independence Day? You’ve got plenty of options, which is why we put together this list of the three best 4th of July 2017 Fireworks shows in and around Atlanta, GA. Read the rest of this entry »

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Coming to SYNC 3-Equipped 2016 Ford Model Lineup

By emarketing | Posted in Accessories, Ford, Technology, Tips and tricks on Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2016 Ford Models Now Offer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Anyone with a 2016 Ford model equipped with the SYNC 3 infotainment system is about to get really excited. See, Ford announced Apple CarPlay and Android Auto software support is now available on all 2016 Ford models equipped with the SYNC 3 infotainment system. So, if you have the SYNC 3 system equipped in your 2016 Ford, you simpley need to update it to the new SYNC 3 version 2.2 by downloading it with a USB drive by following the instructions at owner.ford.com, downloading it through a Wi-Fi connection or by visiting a dealership like ours here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. Read the rest of this entry »

Get Your New 2017 Ford Roush Mustang and 2017 Ford Roush F-150 at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA

By emarketing | Posted in Dealer Information, Ford F-150, Ford Mustang on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 4:03 PM
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Akins Ford near Atlanta GA Now Offering New Roush Models

It’s been an exciting month here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. And the main reason for all of the excitement is the fact that our dealership is now offering new Roush models including the 2017 Ford Roush Mustang and the 2017 Ford Roush F-150. Now, some of you may not know why we’d be so excited about becoming a Roush dealer. And if that’s the case, it’s time for you to learn about the impressiveness of Roush models. Read the rest of this entry »

List of Advanced New Safety and Technology Features for the 2017 Ford Edge

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Edge, Safety, Technology on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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New Safety and Technology Features on the 2017 Ford Edge

The Ford Edge quickly gained a ton of fans when it was first unleashed onto the automotive scene, and the 2017 Ford Edge has had the same effect since its unveiling thanks to multiple upgrades and updates that help the Edge continue to be one of the most versatile crossover SUVs available today. These updates and upgrades include being able to choose between three powerful and efficient engines, which the new Ford Edge does while also sporting a new spacious and feature-filled interior and an exterior that’s as sleek, stylish and sporty as ever. With all of that to be excited about, it’s the new safety and technology features on the 2017 Ford Edge that we’re going to focus on here. Read the rest of this entry »

What Trims are Offered for the 2017 Ford Escape?

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Escape, Powertrain, Tips and tricks on Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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Trim Level Breakdown for the 2017 Ford Escape

Choosing which new model you want to purchase can be a very easy task. Choosing which trim level of that model you want to purchase can be a little tougher. Take the 2017 Ford Escape, for instance. With its multiple updates and improvements, two new EcoBoost engine choices, a comfortable and roomy interior and an extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, deciding which of the three new Ford Escape trim levels you should choose is a tricky task. But that’s why we’re here, and that’s exactly why we put together this trim level breakdown for the 2017 Ford Escape. Read the rest of this entry »

How Many Trims are Available for the 2017 Ford Fusion?

By emarketing | Posted in Comparisons, Ford Fusion on Friday, June 16th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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Trim Level Breakdown for the 2017 Ford Fusion

Choosing the 2017 Ford Fusion as your new car purchase is not only a great choice, it’s an easy one. Featuring powerful and efficient engine choices, smoothly impressive maneuverability, a spacious interior and a comprehensive suite of advanced new technology, safety, comfort and convenience features, the new Ford Fusion is the perfect choice for any car-buyer looking for a new sedan. But the choice becomes less simple when the time comes to decide which new Fusion trim you’re going to purchase, as each is uniquely equipped to give you what you need. To make things easier for you, we put together this trim level breakdown for the 2017 Ford Fusion. Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Ford Edge Power and Fuel Economy Ratings

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Edge, Powertrain on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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Engine and Gas Mileage Features of the 2017 Ford Edge

No other automotive segment is becoming quite as popular as the crossover SUV class. This is because crossover SUVs offer an unheard of combination of power, fuel efficiency, interior space and smooth handling. And if you want the best of the best when it comes to crossover SUVs, then you want the 2017 Ford Edge. With its choice between three different powerful and efficient engines, a roomy and comfortable interior and an ever-growing list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, the new Ford Edge has quickly and easily risen to the head of the crossover SUV class. All you have to do is look at the engine and gas mileage features of the 2017 Ford Edge to see why. Read the rest of this entry »

Advanced New Technology Features Included in the 2017 Ford Escape

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Escape, Technology on Monday, June 12th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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New Technology Features of the 2017 Ford Escape

The 2017 model year sees the Ford Escape get its most significant improvements and upgrades for a new model year since the compact crossover SUV was first released all the way back in 2001. These improvements and updates include a slew of new safety and driver assistance features, along with two new EcoBoost engine options and a ton of innovative new storage features. To put it simply, the 2017 Ford Escape features more of what you, the driver, is looking for in a compact crossover SUV. That even includes an extensive list of advanced new technology features, which is going to be the focus of this blog post. So, let’s dive right in and find out all we can about the new technology features of the 2017 Ford Escape. Read the rest of this entry »

2018 Ford F-150 Exterior and Interior Updates and Upgrades

By emarketing | Posted in Ford F-150, Interior/Exterior Style on Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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New Exterior and Interior Style Features of the 2018 Ford F-150

What were the first things you wanted to know about when the 2018 Ford F-150 was first unveiled? You wanted to know what engine choices it comes with, how much it can tow and haul and what new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features are included. Luckily for you, we’ve covered all of that in the F-150 section of our Akins Ford Blog. But the 2018 Ford F-150 is a lot more than just its toughness, power, ruggedness and dependability. In fact, the 2018 F-150 includes an impressively redesigned new exterior, new packages and new interior seating trim colors. To see what we mean, let’s check out everything we know about the new exterior and interior style features of the 2018 Ford F-150. Read the rest of this entry »

Ford Mustang Becomes Best-Selling Sports Car on the Planet

By emarketing | Posted in Ford, Ford Mustang on Thursday, June 8th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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How the Ford Mustang is Conquering the Planet

The Ford Mustang has held the distinction of being the best-selling sports car in America for over 50 years. And now, thanks to recent expansions, the unveiling of an upcoming hybrid Ford Mustang and the reveal of the 2018 Mustang, it’s not just the American market the Mustang has conquered. The Ford Mustang has conquered the entire world as it is now the best-selling sports car on the planet. Now available in 140 countries around the world, with six more countries being added this year, the Ford Mustang is the sports car everyone around the globe wants. So let’s take a closer look and find out just how the Ford Mustang conquered the planet. Read the rest of this entry »