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Libraries to Visit in Winder, GA

Tuesday, February 15th, 2022
View of a reading corner in a library

Top 3 Recommended Libraries in Winder, GA

Libraries are the best place to gain knowledge surrounded by some peace. It caters to both children and adults with its varied range of books. Join us at Akins Ford for our top 3 recommended libraries in Winder, GA. Continue reading for more information.


Is the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E SUV the first-ever all-electric police vehicle?

Monday, November 8th, 2021
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E front view in a city

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E SUV all-electric police pilot vehicle  

Have you ever considered if electric vehicles could be used as police vehicles in the future? That future, it turns out, is now upon us. The all-electric Ford Pro police pilot vehicle is based on the 2021 Mustang Mach-E SUV. It has, in fact, just passed the Michigan State Police’s rigorous 2022 model year inspection. Did the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E SUV become the first-ever all-electric police vehicle? Learn everything about the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E police pilot vehicle by reading this blog by Akins Ford. You may then look through our new Ford inventory in Winder, GA!  

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Get Your Vehicle Ready for fall in Winder, GA

Monday, October 18th, 2021
Akins Ford service center

Car Maintenance Tips for fall in Winder, GA

Fall is almost around the corner, which means a new season for your car as well! How to get your vehicle ready for the changing season? Here’s all you need to know about preparing your vehicle for the new season and the changes that fall brings to your driving conditions and vehicle. Along with some car cleaning tips, here are some car maintenance tips for the fall season by Akins Ford in Winder, GA. Schedule a service with us here at Akins Ford after reading this article!

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What are the top 3 parks to visit in Winder, GA?

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021
Park in Winder, GA

Top 3 parks in Winder, GA

Winder is a city in the U.S. state of Georgia, located in Barrow County. It is part of the Atlanta metropolitan region and is located east of Atlanta. At the time of the 2010 census, the population was 14,099 people. The city is the county seat of Barrow County. Continue reading this article if you are planning a trip to Winder or perhaps want to spend a relaxing evening in the city. In this blog by Akins Ford, we will tell you the top 3 parks to visit in Winder, GA. Don’t forget to check out our CPO inventory after reading this piece! 

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Are Light Bars and Other Auxiliary Lights Legal in Georgia?

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
Off-Road Vehicle Custom Lights

Georgia Laws on Custom Vehicle Lighting

Light bars are one of the more popular modifications we see for off-roading vehicles at Akins Ford, offering improved visibility that helps keep you safe in the long run. In the state of Georgia, it is legal to have a spotlight, light bar, or other auxiliary lights installed on your vehicle. There are however some restrictions. This guide covers the laws on light bars and other auxiliary lighting systems in Georgia.


Where Can I Go to Dine Outside in Atlanta?

Monday, April 26th, 2021
outdoor patio dining for Summer 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.


Akins Ford Welcomes the New Selection of Hybrid F-150s

Thursday, April 8th, 2021
2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid on forest-lined road

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.


Support Atlanta Businesses with Local Flower Delivery Services

Monday, March 1st, 2021
Local Flower Delivery in Atlanta

Local Flower Delivery Services for Spring 2021 in Atlanta, GA

As we roll past the one-year anniversary of the still ongoing global pandemic, there’s never been a more important time to show your support for your loved ones and your community. This season you can kill two birds with one stone by taking advantage of flower delivery services provided by Atlanta-area businesses throughout spring 2021.


Conquer Georgia Off-Roading with New Lifted Trucks at Akins Ford

Thursday, February 18th, 2021
Lifted Truck Underbody

Where Can I Find New Lifted Trucks for Sale in Atlanta, GA? 

Between the ridges and valleys of the northwest, Blue Ridge Mountain peaks in the northeast, and low Coastal Plain of the south, Georgia offers a vast untamed landscape that’s ripe for off-road enthusiasts. So it’s no wonder that drivers in northwestern Georgia love their lift kits. If you’re looking for a dependable hub for new lifted trucks in Atlanta, GA, you can find it here in our massive selection of new vehicles at Akins Ford.


What Are Some Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day from Quarantine?

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
Couple Celebrating Safe Valentines Day in 2021

Safe and Affordable Ideas for Valentine’s Day 2021 in Atlanta, GA 

Mask up, Cupid! Valentine’s Day is about showing your appreciation for that special someone in your life, and nowadays nothing says I love you as much as a safe, thoughtfully coordinated holiday plan. Here are just a few affordable quarantine-certified ideas for celebrating Valentine’s Day 2021 with your sweetheart in Atlanta, GA while supporting local businesses and organizations.