Prepare for Thanksgiving 2017 with a Ride on the Macy’s Pink Pig

By emarketing | Posted in Community, Just for fun on Friday, November 17th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
family enjoying a Thanksgiving meal

When and Where Can I Ride the Macy’s Pink Pig in Atlanta GA?

It’s been an Atlanta, GA, Thanksgiving tradition for over 50 years, and it’s returning once again for 2017. We’re talking about the Macy’s Pink Pig, of course. From its humble beginnings at the downtown Rich’s to its time at the Egelston Children’s Hospital Festival of Trees to its new home at Macy’s Lenox Square, thousands upon thousands of families have enjoyed a ride on the Pink Pig. And now it’s your turn – assuming you’re one of the few who have not yet been able to enjoy the ride. But those of you who haven’t gotten a chance to ride the pig – and those of you who have and are looking for another go – are probably wondering, “Where and when can I ride the Macy’s Pink Pig in 2017?” Well, we’ve got the answers you’re looking for right here. Read the rest of this entry »

How the New Ford Edge Became One of the Safest and Most Capable SUVs Around

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Edge, Safety, Technology on Wednesday, November 15th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2018 Ford Edge side exterior

Advanced New Safety and Technology Features of the 2018 Ford Edge

There are many reasons so many people flock to the Ford Edge every time a new model year rolls around. One of the main reasons is that, each and every model year, the new Ford Edge is updated, enhanced, upgraded and improved to be better than ever before. That’s especially true for the 2018 model year, as the 2018 Ford Edge includes more advanced new safety and technology features than ever before. What are those new features? Well, we’re glad you asked, as that’s what we’re going to highlight here. Read the rest of this entry »

Figure Out the New Ford Escape Trim Level that’s Right for You with this Guide from Akins Ford near Atlanta GA

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Escape, Powertrain, Technology, Trim Levels on Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2018 Ford Escape front exterior

Comparing the Trim Levels of the 2018 Ford Escape Lineup

Now is a better time than ever to purchase a new Ford Escape from us here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. Why? Because the 2018 Ford Escape lineup now features an all-new 2018 Escape SEL trim level in addition to the three other Escape trim levels you’ve come to know and love. So, all you need to do now is figure out which new Ford Escape model is right for you, which will be incredibly easy once we’re done comparing the trim levels of the 2018 Ford Escape lineup. Read the rest of this entry »

Help Prepare a Meal for a Family in Need by Donating to One of These Atlanta Area Food Pantries

By emarketing | Posted in Community on Friday, November 10th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
box of food donations for a food bank carried by two people

Food Banks in Atlanta GA in Need of Donations

Unfortunately, hunger is still a real issue facing our society, and that’s especially true here in Atlanta, GA. Thankfully, there are a number of churches and organizations in our area that are fighting hunger each and every day by running food pantries and other outreach projects to ensure the less fortunate among us always have food to put on the table day in and day out. But these non-profits can’t succeed without our help, and that’s why we decided to list some of the food banks in Atlanta, GA, that are in need of donations, especially as the holidays roll around. Read the rest of this entry »

What Advanced New Safety and Technology Features Come with a New Ford Focus from Akins Ford near Atlanta GA?

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Focus, Safety, Technology on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2018 Ford Focus Hatchback rear side exterior

New Safety and Technology Features of the 2018 Ford Focus

We decided now is the perfect time to find out all we can about the new Ford Focus lineup as we anxiously await its impending arrival here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. The Ford Focus lineup is one of our favorites here at Akins Ford, and the 2018 Ford Focus lineup promises to be better than ever before thanks to newly available powertrain options, a slew of body styles and trim levels to choose from, and a wide array of advanced new safety, driver assistance and technology features. It’s those features that we’re going to pay particular attention to here as we learn all we can about the new safety and technology features of the 2018 Ford Focus. Read the rest of this entry »

How Powerful and Efficient is the New Ford Edge at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA?

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Edge, Powertrain on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 5:36 PM
2018 Ford Edge front side exterior

2018 Ford Edge Powertrain Choices and Performance Features

Now that the 2018 Ford Edge has arrived here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, we’ve been able to test drive it to see just how impressive its three capable and efficient engine options are. And we can tell you with absolute honesty that all three powertrain options for the new Ford Edge are incredibly powerful and fun to drive, even as they save you a ton of money at the pump. But us telling you this and us showing you the power and fuel efficiency ratings are two completely different things, which is why we decided to show you everything you could ever want to know about the powertrain choices and performance features of the 2018 Ford Edge. Read the rest of this entry »

What New Safety and Technology Systems are Featured with the New Ford Escape?

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Escape, Safety, Technology on Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
New Safety and Technology Features of the 2018 Ford Escape_o

New Safety and Technology Features of the 2018 Ford Escape

The Ford Escape has long been a favorite of ours here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. That’s especially true for the 2018 model year, as the new Ford Escape is more powerful, more efficient and more fun to drive than ever before, making this small SUV the obvious choice for anyone in the market for capable engine options, a comfortable and roomy interior, a sleek and sporty exterior and an extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. To see what we mean, let’s check out all the new safety and technology features of the 2018 Ford Escape. Read the rest of this entry »

What New Safety and Technology Systems are Featured with the New Ford Fusion Lineup?

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Fusion, Safety, Technology on Friday, October 27th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
New Safety and Technology Features of the 2018 Ford Fusion_o

New Safety and Technology Features of the 2018 Ford Fusion

Everyone’s favorite powerful, efficient and fun to drive midsize sedan has arrived here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. That’s right, the new Ford Fusion is here, and it’s brought with it multiple engine choices, a roomy interior, an exciting exterior and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. So, let’s get right down to it and check out all the advanced new safety and technology features of the 2018 Ford Fusion. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s Under the Hood of the New Ford Escape Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA?

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Escape, Powertrain on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2018 Ford Escape Powertrain Features and Options

The new Ford Escape lineup has made its triumphant debut here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, and we’re excited to report it’s more capable, more comfortable, more efficient and more fun to drive than ever. We can say that because 2018 Ford Escape models offer you the choice between three powerful and capable engine choices while also featuring a roomy interior, a sporty and stylish exterior and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. So, without further ado, let’s check out the powertrain features and options of the 2018 Ford Escape. Read the rest of this entry »

When Will the 2018 Ford Focus be Released at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

By emarketing | Posted in Ford Focus, Powertrain, Release date on Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Release Date and New Engine Features of the 2018 Ford Focus_o

Release Date and New Engine Features of the 2018 Ford Focus

Ford’s most capable, customizable and fun to drive sedan (or hatchback) is making a triumphant return for the 2018 model year. That’s right, the 2018 Ford Focus is back and better than ever. Everything you loved about the 2017 Ford Focus lineup has returned – including the ability to choose between a sedan and hatchback model – with the addition of powerful and efficient new engine options, a more comfortable than ever interior, a more stylish than ever exterior and an extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. So, let’s get right down to it and check out the release date and new engine features of the 2018 Ford Focus. Read the rest of this entry »