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Archive for April, 2021
New 2021 Explorer Enthusiast ST Offers ST Performance at Lower PriceThursday, April 29th, 2021
What is the 2021 Ford Explorer Enthusiast ST?
Ford has added three new choices to America’s all-time best-selling SUV this year, and the new Explorer Enthusiast ST is the most exhilarating member of that trio. This guide offers a quick overview of what the 2021 Ford Explorer Enthusiast ST includes and how it differs from the Ford Performance original.(more…)
First Look at Ford’s Hands-Free BlueCruise Driving FeatureThursday, April 29th, 2021
What is Ford BlueCruise?
After 500,000 miles of development testing, Ford’s first advanced driving assistance system offers hands-free convenience designed to give the Tesla Autopilot feature some much-needed competition. This guide offers a first look at the new Ford BlueCruise feature, including how it works and which models will come equipped when it arrives here in Atlanta, GA.(more…)
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Earns IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK AwardThursday, April 29th, 2021
How Safe is the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E?
The automotive news cycle keeps circling back to the new Mustang Mach-E this year as awards and accolades accumulate in the first Ford EUV’s repertoire. Now the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E has proven its dedication to driver and passenger safety enough to earn a TOP SAFETY PICK award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.(more…)
Ford F-150 and Ranger Win 2021 KBB 5-Year Cost to Own AwardsThursday, April 29th, 2021
What Truck Has the Lowest Overall Cost of Ownership near Atlanta, GA?
There’s more to buying a new truck than paying the price on the sticker. If you want to get the best deal on a new vehicle, the goal is to score something with a low cost of ownership that won’t leave you hemorrhaging cash over time. Ford fans rejoice: The Ford F-150 and the Ford Ranger have been named the most affordable trucks in their respective classes in the 2021 Kelley Blue Book 5-Year Cost to Own Awards. You can find them both near Atlanta, GA right here at Akins Ford.(more…)
Where Can I Go to Dine Outside in Atlanta?Monday, April 26th, 2021
Restaurants with Outdoor Seating in Atlanta for Summer 2021
Summer is nearly here and so arrives the seasonal demand for outdoor dining venues. After a year of social distancing, many local restaurants have adapted to staunch regulations with brand new or extended patio dining options. We’ve curated this list of 30+ restaurants that have outdoor seating available for the summer of 2021 in Atlanta, GA.(more…)
Guide to Using the Your Ford Play® Entertainment SystemThursday, April 8th, 2021
Ford Expedition Rear Seat Entertainment System FAQs
Powered by Ford Play®, the Dual-Headrest Rear Seat Entertainment System featured on the 2021 Ford Expedition three-row SUV allows your passengers to view their favorite movies and TV shows, play games, and more via a pair of monitors embedded in the back of the front headrests. Here are some FAQs on the Expedition’s Rear Seat Entertainment System curated by the team here at Akins Ford.(more…)
Akins Ford Welcomes the New Selection of Hybrid F-150sThursday, April 8th, 2021
Where Can I Shop Hybrid Trucks near Atlanta, GA?
Electrified options have been popping up across the automotive industry, and to the contempt of firm purists, the era of hybrid trucks is underway. Built for those who embrace the tides of change, the all-new 3.5-liter PowerBoost™ full hybrid V6 powertrain makes the Ford F-150 the only light-duty full-size pickup to offer a full hybrid, and you can find it here when you shop our vast selection of trucks here at the Akins Ford superstore located near Alanta, GA.(more…)
Exploring the Dual-Headrest Entertainment System in the Ford ExpeditionThursday, April 8th, 2021
Does the 2021 Ford Expedition Have a DVD Player?
Seasoned parents know that keeping the fleet entertained is key to a peaceful voyage. The Dual-Headrest Rear Seat Entertainment System on the 2021 Ford Expedition in Atlanta, GA provides a next-generation in-cabin viewing experience that allows passengers to enjoy personalized content via two video screens embedded in the front headrests. You can keep reading to learn more.(more…)
The Next-Gen Ford Bronco Gets a New Manual on Some 2-Door ModelsThursday, April 8th, 2021
Does the 2021 Ford Bronco Have a Manual Transmission?
Ford has been making automatic transmissions standard on many of its most popular vehicles, and that leaves many fans to wonder if the all-new 2021 Ford Bronco will feature a manual transmission when it arrives at Akins Ford this summer? Our magic 8-ball says, “It is decidedly so.”(more…)
RV Owners Rejoice Over Flat Towing Capabilities in the All-New BroncoMonday, April 5th, 2021
Can the 2021 Ford Bronco Be Flat Towed?
A match made in automotive heaven, RVs and off-road vehicles offer the ultimate blend of adventure-driven versatility and map-conquering capabilities. That’s why it comes as no surprise that many of our Atlanta-area customers have been asking if they will be able to flat tow the new 2021 Ford Bronco when it arrives at the Akins Ford lot later this year. We have the answer here.(more…)