Getting a Glimpse in the Ford F-150 with Camera Views On-Demand

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford F-150, Guides & How Tos, Video on Wednesday, February 24th, 2021 at 11:06 PM
2021 Ford F-150 rearview camera angle controls

How to Change the 2021 Ford F-150’s Rearview Camera Angle

If you own a newer model-year Ford F-150, your truck may be equipped with a Camera Views On-Demand feature that allows you to change the angle of your rearview camera to offer a view of your truck’s bed, surrounding obstacles, and even behind a hitched trailer. Interested in learning the controls? That’s what we’re here for! Here’s how the Camera Views On-Demand system in the 2021 Ford F-150 truck works:

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Conquer Georgia Off-Roading with New Lifted Trucks at Akins Ford

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Dealer Information, Service on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at 5:09 PM
Lifted Truck Underbody

Where Can I Find New Lifted Trucks for Sale in Atlanta, GA? 

Between the ridges and valleys of the northwest, Blue Ridge Mountain peaks in the northeast, and low Coastal Plain of the south, Georgia offers a vast untamed landscape that’s ripe for off-road enthusiasts. So it’s no wonder that drivers in northwestern Georgia love their lift kits. If you’re looking for a dependable hub for new lifted trucks in Atlanta, GA, you can find it here in our massive selection of new vehicles at Akins Ford.

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What Colors Options Are Available for the 2021 Ford Escape?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford Escape on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021 at 9:44 PM
2021 Ford Escape exterior colors

2021 Ford Escape Exterior & Interior Color Options

The Ford Escape continues for 2021 while introducing even more options for customers, including new Antimatter Blue, Bronze Fire, Carbonized Gray and Iconic Silver exterior color options. You can view the new tones and all the returning exterior/interior color options available on the latest version of the Ford Edge here.

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How Much Can the 2021 Ford Escape Tow?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford Escape, Powertrain, Towing/Hauling on Friday, February 12th, 2021 at 8:39 PM
2021 Ford Escape parked on roadside

2021 Ford Escape Trailer Weight Capacities & Towing Equipment 

Looking for a small crossover that’s certified for trailering? When equipped to handle towing, the 2021 Ford Escape offers a maximum towing capacity of 1,500 to 3,500 lbs. Here we dive deeper into the weight capacities of the Ford Escape’s various models and powertrains.

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What Engines Are Featured on the 2021 Ford Edge?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford Edge, Ford Performance, Powertrain on Friday, February 12th, 2021 at 8:22 PM
2021 Ford Edge on roadside

2021 Ford Edge Engine Options & Specs

As far as midsize SUVs go, the 2021 Ford Edge is among a rarer group that prioritizes two-row comfort and a smooth driving characteristic that makes it a delight over imperfect road surfaces. Here we review the different engines featured on the 2021 Ford Edge as well as the advantages each offers.

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Do Ford Dealerships Offer a First Responder Discount? 

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealer Information, Ford on Friday, February 12th, 2021 at 7:56 PM
Ford First Responders Appreciations Program $500 Bonus Cash

Akins Ford First Responder Appreciation Bonus Cash Offer 

As a humble thank you for all you do, Akins Ford is proudly offering the Atlanta community’s First Responders cash back on the purchase or lease of a new vehicle through the Ford First Responder Appreciation Program now through January 3, 2022. The First Responder Appreciation Bonus Cash Offer extends $500 Bonus Cash on the purchase or lease of an eligible new 2020, 2021, or 2022 model-year Ford vehicle.  

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What Colors Options Are Available for the 2021 Ford Edge?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford Edge on Thursday, February 11th, 2021 at 9:20 PM
2021 Ford Edge in Atlas Blue exterior color

2021 Ford Edge Exterior & Interior Color Options

Built to excitethe 2021 Ford Edge returns for the latest model year with new colors Carbonized Gray and Lithium Gray. You can view the new tones and all the returning exterior/interior color options available on the latest version of the Ford Edge here.

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What Are Some Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day from Quarantine?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021 at 10:53 PM
Couple Celebrating Safe Valentines Day in 2021

Safe and Affordable Ideas for Valentine’s Day 2021 in Atlanta, GA 

Mask up, Cupid! Valentine’s Day is about showing your appreciation for that special someone in your life, and nowadays nothing says I love you as much as a safe, thoughtfully coordinated holiday plan. Here are just a few affordable quarantine-certified ideas for celebrating Valentine’s Day 2021 with your sweetheart in Atlanta, GA while supporting local businesses and organizations. 

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How the New Bronco Sport Transforms the Escape’s Platform into America’s Most Capable Compact Off-Road Crossover SUV

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford Bronco Sport on Wednesday, January 27th, 2021 at 7:45 PM
2021 Ford Bronco Sport in mountain valley

What Platform is the Bronco Sport SUV Based On? 

The new Bronco Sport may take after the original Bronco in name and appearance, but the truth is the so-called Baby Bronco gets its foundations from elsewhere in the Ford lineup. The Bronco Sport is based on the same Ford C2 platform that underpins the Ford Escape crossover. Ford’s decision to forego a body-on-frame architecture for the modified unibody platform gives the small off-road ute more road-friendly driving manners than the original Bronco SUV, but don’t let its milder traits fool you. The new Bronco Sport is much more than a muscled-up version of the popular Escape.

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What Trim Levels Are Available on the Escape Hybrid and PHEV Lineups?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford, Ford Escape, Standard and Available Features, Trim Levels on Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 at 6:56 PM
2021 Ford Escape by scenic water feature

2021 Ford Escape Hybrid Trim Levels and Features

Back in 2005 the Ford Escape launched the world’s first mass-market hybrid SUV. Last year that legacy continued when the Escape opened its fourth-generation redesign with a new hybrid lineup. This year the Blue Oval capitalizes on that success with new 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid and PHEV trim levels now available.

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