Archive for February, 2020

What Safety Features Are Found on the 2020 Ford Escape?

Monday, February 24th, 2020
2020 Ford Escape driving up desert road

2020 Ford Escape Ford Co-Pilot360™ Safety Features 

Whether you’re navigating the city, the suburbs or a long stretch of highway, the Ford Co-Pilot360™ suite provides a range of features designed to help you command your SUV with confidence. And when that SUV is the all-new 2020 Ford Escape, you can expect a cutting-edge roster of driver assistance highlights available. See it all when we check out the 2020 Ford Escape Ford Co-Pilot360™ safety features here.

Discover Ford’s New Active Park Assist 2.0 System

Thursday, February 20th, 2020
2021 Mustang Mach-E Active Park Assist 2.0 system

What is Active Park Assist 2.0?

With the 2020 debut of Ford’s latest parking-assistance technology, the Blue Oval now offers a collection of three systems to help take the anxiety out of everyday parking — Active Park Assist, Enhanced Active Park Assist and Active Park Assist 2.0. As you move up the line, each provides a more advanced set of functions for drivers to enjoy. Here you can learn about what Active Park Assist 2.0 can do and what sets it apart from the first-gen Active Park Assist and Enhanced Active Park Assist systems. (more…)

Find an SUV with Ford Intelligent AWD / 4WD at Akins Ford

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
2020 Ford Escape SUV on winter road

Ford SUVs with Intelligent AWD / 4WD near Atlanta, GA 

Whether you’re taking the road less traveled or tackling less-than-ideal road conditions on your everyday commute, the Ford lineup keeps you moving forward with an advanced line of drive systems that adjust your vehicle’s performance in real-time. Keep reading to discover our Ford SUVs with Intelligent AWD / 4WD near Atlanta, GA and how these systems help drivers confidently maneuver over a variety of challenging road conditions. 


What Colors Are Available on the 2020 Ford Raptor Truck?

Monday, February 17th, 2020
2020 Ford F-150 Raptor on rocky terrain

2020 Ford F-150 Raptor Interior & Exterior Color Options

If you want a full-size truck that excels in capability, you go with the Ford F-150. But if you need that truck with true all-terrain prowess, you need the F-150 Raptor on your side. With nine exterior color options and three interior styles available, this truck provides ample opportunity to tailor your all-terrain truck to your tastes. View them all in our review of the 2020 Ford F-150 Raptor interior and exterior color options. (more…)

Discover the 6 New Selectable Drive Modes of the Ford Escape

Sunday, February 16th, 2020
2020 Ford Escape on rain-slicked road

What Are the 2020 Ford Escape Selectable Drive Modes? 

Back from a delectably dramatic redesign, the all-new 2020 Ford Escape brings in heaps of impressive technology to the lineup. Among a quite lengthy list of highlights, a new Selectable Drive Mode system now allows drivers to effortlessly adapt their Escape to the current road conditions with up to four settings available. So, what are all the 2020 Ford Escape selectable drive modes? See them all here.


View the Eight Exterior Colors of the All-New Mustang Mach-E

Saturday, February 15th, 2020
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E in Rapid Red

2021 Mustang Mach-E Exterior Color Options

With the electric unveiling of the new 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E, Ford’s first all-electric crossover has quickly won hearts for its sophisticated blend of innovation and sheer Mustang-brand performance. The new Ford Mustang Mach-E promises to be a successful addition to the Akins Ford lot when it arrives in the Atlanta area for late 2020. And as always, we know our Blue Oval enthusiasts are itching to see the new 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E in each of its available exterior color options, so here they are!


Go Electric with These Hybrid 2020 Vehicles at Akins Ford

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020
2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid on field with family

What 2020 Ford Vehicles Are Hybrid? 

As the pressure mounts on automakers for more hybrid options, the Blue Oval steps up to the challenge this model year with new hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions of your favorite for SUVs. There’s never been a better time for Atlanta-area drivers to upgrade their daily driver to something with the latest advanced fuel-saving technology. To get started, check out our list of 2020 Ford vehicles with hybrid capabilities.


2020 Ford GT Gets More Horses, Louder Exhaust & Appearance Options

Monday, February 10th, 2020
2020 Ford GT new Liquid Carbon package

What Changes Have Been Made to the 2020 Ford GT?

Today, Ford Performance has announced a full list of upgrades coming to the Ford GT supercar for 2020, and these changes will mean more horses, menacing good looks and a more satisfying engine sound. Interested to exactly see what changes have been made to the 2020 Ford GT? Join us as we unwrap the updates piece by piece.


How Far Can the All-New 2021 Mustang Mach-E Go on a Full Charge?

Thursday, February 6th, 2020
2021 Mustang Mach-E on pavement at night

2021 Mustang Mach-E Driving Range & Charging Time

Mustang fans, meet the all-new Mustang Mach-E. Ford’s first all-electric crossover, the 2021 Mustang Mach-E targets a driving range of up to 300 miles and fast-charging capabilities. And for drivers hoping to get their hands on this modern marvel, the release date is fast approaching. Join us as we continue to unwrap the new 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E, this time for a look at its impressive driving range figures and charging time.


Fun Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2020 in Atlanta

Thursday, February 6th, 2020
heart sprinkles with "Valentine's Day 2020" text

Valentine’s Day 2020 Events in Atlanta, GA 

With Valentine’s Day just around the bend, now is the time to decide how you’re going to celebrate love. But if the cliché candlelit dinner inspires a yawn, Atlanta is your go-to city for less conventional holiday festivities. Disco under the blossoms of the botanical gardens, take a late-night stroll amongst the manta rays or get your heart pumping in a one-mile underwear run. If any of these events strike your interest, you’ll enjoy our list of Valentine’s Day 2020 events in Atlanta, GA.