2021 Mustang Mach-E EPA-Estimated Driving Range

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Mustang Mach-E, Ford Performance on Monday, November 30th, 2020 at 2:01 AM
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E on highway at night

EPA Reveals Official Driving Range Estimates for New Mustang Mach-E

Drivers gearing up to take the new Mach-E out on the open road will be pleased to hear that newly released EPA-estimates confirm that the 2021 Mustang Mach-E meets its targeted range of 300 miles. Depending on which configuration you choose, your new Mustang Mach-E could score somewhere from 211 to the maximum 300 miles of range between fill-ups.

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What Are Ford Max Recline Seats?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford F-150, Standard and Available Features, Video on Monday, November 30th, 2020 at 1:03 AM
2021 Ford F-150 Max Recline Seats

All-New Ford F-150 Features Class-Exclusive Max Recline Seats

When Ford first spoke of the redesigned Ford F-150, they promised that the new F-150 would be the most productive truck available in the United States. We’ve seen it all from a tailgate that doubles as a work bench to a new built-in mobile generator. The next-gen F-150 also takes on the issue of sleep with new class-exclusive Max Recline Seats designed to revolutionize the standards for comfort and convenience.

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3 Tricks Car Thieves Don’t Want You to Know

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Guides & How Tos on Thursday, November 26th, 2020 at 1:10 AM
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Tips to Help Prevent Car Theft in Atlanta

In the United States alone, it’s estimated that a car is stolen every 43 seconds. Over the course of a year that ever-growing count reaches close to a million cases of car theft nationwide. This year Atlanta has seen a substantial increase in stolen cars, prompting citizens and guests to take special precautions. Here are our top three most important tips to follow to make sure you’re not the next victim in line. 

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New 4WD Crossovers/SUVs near Atlanta, GA

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealer Information, Ford on Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 at 5:03 PM
2020 Ford Explorer with scenic mountain background

Akins Ford Welcomes New 2021 Model-Year 4WD SUVs

With the nation’s growing appetite for crossovers and SUVs, the market has become populated with flourishing niche markets. There’s something for everyone, whether you’re looking for carlike handling or truck-grade capability. If your desires fall in the latter group, you’ll find a model that suits your lifestyle and budget in our selection of new Ford-brand 4WD crossovers and SUVs available here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA.

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Winter 2020 Holiday Light Displays in the Atlanta Area

By Product Expert | Posted in Community on Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 at 2:08 PM
Holiday Lights Display in Atlanta, GA

Where Can You Go to See Holiday Lights in Metro Atlanta?

Winter is here in Atlanta, and across the nation people are stringing holiday lights through tree branches and building elaborate holiday displays for their communities. This season will be different in a lot of ways, but most holiday light displays offer a way to feel the warmth of the holidays in a safe and socially-distanced environment. Check out our list of holiday light displays available in the Atlanta area for the winter of 2020.

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2021 Ford Explorer Exterior / Interior Color Options

By Product Expert | Posted in Exterior Color Options, Ford Explorer on Friday, November 20th, 2020 at 5:09 PM
2021 Ford Explorer by scenic city water feature

What Exterior & Interior Colors Are Offered on the 2021 Ford Explorer?

Shopping for a new family vehicle? How about a new crossover with best-selling accolades and iconic styling? If that all sounds like a good deal, get ready to meet the latest version of the sixth-gen Ford Explorer. In this review, we sample from the various exterior and interior color options that make the 2021 Ford Explorer an eye-pleasing addition to any driveway.

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How to Open the Doors on the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Mustang Mach-E, Guides & How Tos on Friday, November 13th, 2020 at 5:24 PM
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E on coastal road at sunset

How Do I Use the E-Latch Door System on the New Mustang Mach-E? 

Ever since the Mustang Mach-E reveal, Ford fans have been reveling at the new EV’s ingenious design. It usually starts by admiring the distinctly smooth exterior design, and then it hits you: “Wait, where are the door handles?” The answer? There are none. So, how exactly does one open the doors on the 2021 Mustang Mach-E? We have the answer laid out for you here. 

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What’s the Driving Range of the All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit Van?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Transit, Powertrain on Friday, November 13th, 2020 at 4:46 PM
All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit in commercial parking area

2022 Ford E-Transit Estimated Driving Range and Charging Time

Commercial vehicles make up a large portion of traffic on U.S. roads. That’s why news of the All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit has become a big deal when it comes to the vision of a zero-emissions future. We’ve been sitting pretty waiting for details on the upcoming All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit, and today our patience has been rewarded with a look into the impressive driving range figures commercial clients have to look forward to.

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How to Disable Auto Start-Stop on the Ford F-150

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford F-150, Guides & How Tos, Technology on Thursday, November 5th, 2020 at 10:42 PM
2021 Ford F-150 in field

Turning Off the F-150’s Engine Automatic Start-Stop Feature

If you own a Ford F-150 truck, your vehicle might come equipped with a feature that’s designed to cut down on emissions and lower fuel costs throughout the life of your vehicle. Available on select F-150 trucks, the Auto Start-Stop system automatically cuts power to the engine while idling, such as at a red light or while in line at the drive-thru. If you’re not in the mood to save money, the Auto Start-Stop on the Ford F-150 can be disabled without much hassle at all.

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2021 Ford Super Duty New & Returning Exterior Color Options

By Product Expert | Posted in Exterior Color Options, Ford Super Duty on Wednesday, November 4th, 2020 at 5:12 PM
2021 Ford Super Duty in Lithium Gray on winding country road

What Paint Color Options Will Be Available on the 2021 Ford Super Duty?

At a time where heavy-duty trucks are becoming far more powerful and capable than ever before, the 2021 Ford Super Duty holds the crown for torque and towing. This year F-250 and F-350 Super Duty trucks introduce new exterior colors Antimatter Blue, Carbonized Gray, and Lithium Gray alongside a large selection of color options carried over from the 2020 model year. In this gallery, you can sample from images of all new and returning 2021 Ford Super Duty exterior color options that will soon be available here at Akins Ford.

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