Archive for June, 2020

What’s Going on in the Atlanta Area for Independence Day 2020?

Saturday, June 20th, 2020
4th of July Fireworks Display

Fireworks for 4th of July 2020 near Atlanta, GA 

None of us could have predicted the whirlwind this year would bring when the clock struck midnight and launched us all into 2020. While COVID-19 restrictions seem to be lightening, there’s still an air of uncertainty surrounding upcoming Independence Day festivities. Though quarantine season has us treading lighter than usual, there are still some things you can do to (safely) celebrate the great ol’ US of A. Check out our list of fireworks and events for 4th of July 2020 available near Atlanta, GA! 


How Much Can the 2020 Ford Ranger Tow?

Monday, June 15th, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger with recreational water gear in cargo area

2020 Ford Ranger Towing & Payload Ratings

With new options available and its best-in-class accolades, the Ford Ranger continues further into its fourth generation primed and ready adventure. Keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Ford Ranger truck and its maximum towing and payload capacities, or stop in and test drive the Ranger for yourself right here at Akins Ford! 

Read More: What’s New in the 2020 Ford Ranger?


Save on Brakes When You Visit the Akins Ford Service Center

Monday, June 15th, 2020
Built Ford Proud

Ford Service Brake Pad Replacement Offer

When it comes to taking care of your vehicle, no one knows you Ford better than the skilled technicians at the Akins Ford service center! And if that’s not enough reason, get a load of this! Through the remainder of 2020 you can enjoy a special Ford Service Brake Pad Replacement Offer when you seek personalized service from a participating U.S. Ford dealership! Keep reading for more details!


Watch the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Take on the Track

Monday, June 15th, 2020
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 on track

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Top Speed & 0-60 MPH

A name doesn’t make a car. A car makes a name. Introducing the legendary 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, otherwise known as the most powerful street-legal Ford vehicle in the brand’s history. Pure exhilaration all you will experience as soon as your hands make contact with the wheel. This is the car Ford fans are dying to get closer to, and you can find it here at the Akins Ford showroom in Winder, GA. Keep reading for a quick glance at the top speed and 0-60 mph specs that make the Shelby GT500 a bonified legend and see it take on the track.


Where to Find Locally Grown Produce in the Atlanta Area this Summer

Monday, June 15th, 2020
Farmers Market Spread

Summer 2020 Farmers Markets in Atlanta, GA 

This summer many of your favorite Atlanta area farmers market are returning, this time with special social distancing and sanitary procedures in place to help support the well-being of patrons. Keep reading for more details on where to find farmers markets for summer 2020 in Atlanta, GA. 


How to Celebrate Father’s Day 2020 in the Atlanta Area

Thursday, June 11th, 2020
Father Reading to Daughter Outside

Father’s Day 2020 Activities in Atlanta, GA 

As long as coronavirus has its grips on the nation, holidays and their related festivities remain a cautious subject. Social distancing guidelines might have you straying from your typical plans, but there are still some activities and opportunities for you to take advantage of . For some ideas, check out our list of activities for Father’s Day 2020 in Atlanta, GA. 


What Is the Gas Mileage of the 2020 Ford EcoSport?

Saturday, June 6th, 2020
2020 Ford EcoSport by scenic lake/mountain terrain

2020 Ford EcoSport Fuel Economy Ratings 

Among the vast market of family vehicles, crossover and small SUVs are beloved for their ability to blend the convenience of a larger vehicle with sedan-grade practicality. The Ford EcoSport is more agile than your typical subcompact SUV, but even in all its nimble wonder, this Ford favorite excels with fuel economy figures any SUV shopper can get on board with. Join our team here at Akins Ford as we key in for a closer look at the fuel economy and performance achievements of the 2020 Ford EcoSport. 


What Is the 2020 Ford Edge Maximum Towing Capacity?

Thursday, June 4th, 2020
2020 Ford Edge driving on city road

How Much Can the 2020 Ford Edge Tow? 

The Ford lineup is packed with capable cars, trucks and SUV. But when you’re looking for a comfortable family vehicle to take you, your passengers and a trailer across the Georgian landscape, the 2020 Ford Edge promises to be a top choice. See just how much the 2020 Ford Edge can tow when we break down its capacities at Akins Ford in Winder, GA. 


2020 Ford Escape Grows into New Wide Stance and Improved Interior

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
2020 Ford Escape by kayaking people

Is the 2020 Ford Escape Bigger?

As the new age of Ford vehicles continues to make industry waves, the automaker shows it has pulled out the stops to create a well-rounded new fourth-generation Escape that offers an even better blend of family-friendly convenience and efficiency. But when it comes to literal sizing, how will the 2020 Ford Escape measure up? Is it bigger than its predecessor? Keep reading to find the answer to all your burning questions!