Archive for May, 2020

Easy Trails and Nature Treks in the Atlanta Area

Sunday, May 24th, 2020
Hiking Trail through Forest

Best Hiking Trails for Beginners near Atlanta, GA 

This spring more than ever people are looking to branch out into the isolated serenity of Georgia’s wilderness, but finding a scenic trail suited to nature novices can be a bit tricky. To help you pick your ideal location, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best hiking trails for beginners located within the surrounding area of Atlanta, GA. 


Technology Highlights of the 2020 Ford Expedition SUV

Friday, May 22nd, 2020
2020 Ford Expedition on city street

2020 Ford Expedition Technology Features

Ford Motor Company has been selling cars for well over 100 years, but the incoming wave of tech-savvy features available on today’s Ford lineup makes it clear that this isn’t an automaker that’s stuck in the past. The 2020 Ford Expedition keeps you connected and confident with a myriad standard and available technology features to choose from, and you can see it all here.


How Much Can the Trunk of the 2020 Ford Fusion Hold?

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
2020 Ford Fusion sedan on city street

2020 Ford Fusion Cargo Space

With the Ford Taurus now axed from the lineup, the Ford Fusion has taken over as the largest sedan available in the Ford lineup. Though deemed a midsize sedan, the 2020 Ford Fusion makes great use of its size with plenty of room for everyone and everything you want to bring on your adventures. Check out this guide for more details on the 2020 Ford Fusion cargo space and cabin dimensions, or experience this exceptional Ford favorite by test driving the Fusion for yourself at the Akins Ford dealership located just outside of Atlanta!


How Much Weight Can the 2020 Ford Ranger Tow and Haul?

Sunday, May 17th, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger on desert terrain

2020 Ford Ranger Towing and Payload Capacities 

When news of the returning Ranger lineup broke, Ford assured that the reborn truck would be tough enough to send you confidently on your next adventure. This year the 2020 Ford Ranger proves once again that Ford makes good on its promises with towing and payload capacities that excel among the class of midsize trucks. 


Advantages of Buying a New Ford Vehicle at Akins Ford

Friday, May 15th, 2020
2020 Ford lineup

What Are Ford Vehicles Known For?

Most of us know Ford as the company that revolutionized the world of manufacturing with the creation of the assembly line. Or maybe you think of Ford as the first automaker to design a vehicle suitable for the everyday consumer. There are endless stories highlighting the rich heritage of Ford as a brand, but what are Ford vehicles known for? Keep reading to explore the advantages you get when you shop Ford.


2020 Ford Explorer Returns to Rear-Wheel Drive Layout

Friday, May 15th, 2020
2020 Ford Explorer in Residential Driveway

Is the 2020 Ford Explorer Rear-Wheel Drive? 

It has been 30 years since the debut of the very first Ford Explorer, and so much has happened since the very first model rolled off the assembly line in 1990. The first four generations offered rear-wheel drive, but for the last eight years, the Explorer has found notable success as a front-wheel-drive SUV. You may have heard whisperings of yet another change in direction for the new Explorer’s drivetrain. The answer is yes – the 2020 Ford Explorer has switched back to a rear-wheel-drive platform for its sixth generation. We apologize for the whiplash, but Ford makes a great case for the swap. 


What Engines Are Available on the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer?

Thursday, May 14th, 2020
2020 Ford Explorer on city street

2020 Ford Explorer Engine Options and Specs

If you’re shopping for a sixth-generation Ford Explorer, there’s a lot to see. This year the industry’s best-selling midsize SUV is new and improved with a host of upgrades that provide drivers with more power and more options. To help you make an informed decision, this guide will take a closer look at each of the 2020 Ford Explorer engine options and specs.


Ford Motor Company Assembly Plant Locations

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
Ford Plant in Chicago, IL

Where Are Ford Vehicles Manufactured?

When it comes to buying a new vehicle, many of our mindful car shoppers are asking how their purchase will contribute to the nation’s economy. If you’re looking to dive into the details of where your favorite models come from, you’ve come to the right place. This guide will highlight where all Ford vehicles are manufactured to help you make an educated choice in your next vehicle purchase.


What Automotive Brands Are Currently Owned by Ford?

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
2020 Lincoln Nautilus on city street

What Car Brands Does Ford Motor Company Own? 

Since its founding, Ford Motor Company has gone on to become one of the world’s largest and most profitable companies. The business’s innovative methods for large-scale manufacturing has made it a respected industry leader, and over time Ford used its strong influence in ventures involving various brand acquisitions and partnerships. This guide will highlight what car brands are currently owned by Ford Motor Company as well as explore some other past brand achievements. 


Ford Models with the Panoramic Vista Roof®

Thursday, May 7th, 2020
2019 Ford Edge panoramic roof

Which Ford Vehicles Feature the Panoramic Sunroof? 

Just a few years ago panoramic sunroofs were a commodity reserved for only luxury brands, but today the Ford lineup is packed with models that offer this feature at a price that’s accessible to everyday consumers. An eloquent alternative to the traditional single-panel sunroof, Ford’s Panoramic Vista Roof® makes the cabin feel airier and more spacious with a healthy dose of Vitamin D we all can appreciate. To help narrow down your search for a new vehicle, we’ve taken the liberty of sorting through which Ford vehicles come equipped with a panoramic sunroof.