Archive for October, 2020

What Will The 2021 Ford Edge Look Like?

Friday, October 30th, 2020
2021 Ford Edge in parking lot

2021 Ford Edge First Look Image Gallery

Earlier this week Ford gave us the very first glimpse at what changes are in store for the 2021 Ford Edge, and among the updates owners will be rewarded with a new largest-in-class 12-inch touchscreen backed by SYNC® 4A software. This image gallery offers a quick glimpse into what the 2021 Ford Edge will look like as well as the new features that are in store.


When Will Ford’s Active Drive Assist Over-the-Air Update Occur?

Friday, October 30th, 2020
Active Drive Assist in Mustang Mach-E

How Do I Get Ford Active Drive Assist?

Hot off the presses: Ford’s new Active Drive Assist feature will soon arrive as part of an over-the-air update to the 2021 Ford F-150 and the all-electric 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E models. Here are some quick details on when the update will take place and which models will be affected.


What Tire PSI is Recommended on the Ford F-150?

Monday, October 26th, 2020
2021 Ford F-150 on country road

Finding the Recommended Tire Pressure for Your Ford F-150

It may seem arbitrary but keeping your F-150’s tire pressure at the recommended psi is an easy way of extending the life of your tires and enhancing your truck’s performance and fuel economy. And if you’re looking to double check that you’re using the right psi recommendations for your Ford F-150 truck, here’s where you’ll find it. 


How to Reset the Tire Pressure Sensors on Your Ford Vehicle

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
Ford Tire Pressure Monitoring System Display

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Reset Procedure

If you’ve purchased a Ford vehicle recently, it’s pretty likely that your car is equipped with a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) that continually monitors psi readings in all four tires. The system works by using sophisticated sensors that are attached to the valve stem. If you’ve gotten a tire rotation done lately, you may notice your TPMS display has the tire positions all out of whack. Because the sensors are located inside each tire, you may have to reset the Tire Pressure Monitoring System and help it relearn the new positions of your tire sensors.


2021 Bronco Sport Interior Space, Legroom, and Head Room

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
2021 Ford Bronco Sport in desert

The All-New Bronco Sport has been making waves with its penchant for adventure and advanced features, but what you might not know is that the Baby Bronco also earns some Best-in-Class marks for interior space thanks to its smart use of space and versatile form. In this guide, we run through the interior space dimensions (like legroom, head room, passenger volume, and more) that make the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport a great option among small SUVs.


Where Can You Stream the Ford v Ferrari Movie?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
Ford GT40 Winning 1966 Le Mans

Where to Watch the Ford v Ferrari Movie Online

Inspired by true events, Ford v Ferrari tells the inspiring tale of Caroll Shelby and Ken Miles who built the legendary Ford GT40 race car that helped Ford Motor Company beat Ferrari in the famous Le Mans race in 1966. Will you find it on Netflix? Hulu? HBO? Disney+? Here’s everything you need to know about where you can (and can’t) stream Ford v Ferrari online.


How to Create a New Profile on your Ford SYNC® 4 Touchscreen

Thursday, October 15th, 2020
Ford SYNC 4 system in 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

How to Set Up Multiple Ford SYNC® 4 Profiles

Did you know the Ford SYNC® 4 touchscreen has the ability to learn the preferences and habits of multiple drivers. When you create a new profile, your SYNC® 4 system can remember things like your preferred temperature, radio settings, ambient lighting, seat positions, and so much more! This guide and video tutorial will walk you through the basics of how to create a new profile on your Ford SYNC® 4 touchscreen so you can start using the system’s capabilities to the fullest.


Halloween 2020 Virtual Events, Haunted Houses & Parades in Atlanta, GA

Thursday, October 15th, 2020
Virtual Halloween Party Atlanta, GA

Safe Ways to Celebrate Halloween 2020 from Home in Metro Atlanta

In a year that’s been plenty scary already, many Atlanta community members are planning to play it safe this season. The CDC has warned against traditional trick-or-treating, haunted houses, and other close-contact Halloween events this year, but there are other ways you can reconnect with some of the holiday pastimes you love without compromising the wellbeing of you and your loved ones. Check out some recommendations in our list of Halloween 2020 virtual events, haunted houses, and parades in Atlanta, GA.


Where Can I Find Charging Stations around Atlanta, GA?

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020
2020 Ford Fusion Plug-In Hybrid

Metro Atlanta Hybrid & EV Charging Station Locations

You can own a plug-in hybrid vehicle pretty much anywhere in the U.S., but some cities make it easier to get around on electric energy. That’s why it comes as no surprise that Atlanta area drivers are hopping on the lighning bandwagon. In 2016, Atlanta was ranked among the top ten cities most adapted to electric vehicles. Interested in where you can find charging stations around Atlanta, GA? Keep reading to find areas nearby where you can plug in and set out.


How Long Does It Take to Charge the Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid?

Thursday, October 8th, 2020
2020 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid SUV on rural road

Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid Charging Time

Fully juiced, the 2021 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid achieves an impressive EPA-estimated all-electric range of 37 miles – but how long does it take to get a full charge? You’ve asked so we’re answering! Get details on the Escape PHEV’s Level 1 and Level 2 charging times here, or check out this model in our inventory at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA!