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F-150 Lightning: Intelligent Backup Power

Thursday, April 7th, 2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning side view in a forest area

Video illustrating the Ford F-150 Lightning’s Intelligent Backup Power 

Ford has introduced the all-new, all-electric 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ truck to its pickup truck lineup for the 2022 model year. Available at a starting MSRP of $39,974, the F-150 Lightning is equipped with a wide range of connected and intelligent features. The Ford Charge Station Pro not only charges your F-150 Lightning, but Ford Intelligent Backup Power can also automatically switch your home’s power source. It can start drawing electricity from your truck and deliver power to your house like how you would get from a generator when your home loses power during a storm. Watch this official video by Ford® that illustrates the Ford F-150 Lightning’s Intelligent Backup Power presented to you by our team Akin’s Ford in Winder, GA. 

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How powerful is the F-150® Lightning™? Here is an Endurance Test to know

Friday, April 1st, 2022
Ford F-150 Lightning towing a trailer

Ford F-150® Lightning™ Endurance Test

The new all-electric 2022 F-150 Lightning is a well-equipped pickup truck that offers a variety of connected features with Ford Power-Up software updates. Ford takes its words “Built Ford Tough” very seriously and to prove that the automaker ran an Endurance Test on the new F-150 Lightning. If you want to learn more about the Ford F-150 Lightning Endurance Test, you must continue reading this blog by the Akins Ford dealership in Winder, GA.

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Video: 10,000 LB Max Towing Testing of F-150 Lightning

Friday, April 1st, 2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning being charged in a garage

10,000 LB Max Towing Testing of F-150 Lightning  

Ford has released new films demonstrating the hauling capabilities of the all-electric Ford F-150 Lightning pickup. The charging of an electric vehicle is convenient and straightforward. It’s perfectly safe to use the cable that came with the vehicle to recharge from a domestic outlet, whether it’s overnight at home or during the day at work. Learn more about charging an electric car in the video below, including the distinctions between charging levels, how to charge an EV at home, how to charge an EV in public, and how to enable secure EV charging lock settings. Join us at Akins Ford in Winder, GA, for a video of an F-150 Lightning towing 10,000 LB.   

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How powerful is the 2022 Ford F-150 Pickup Truck?

Friday, March 25th, 2022
2022 Ford F-150 in red and black

Engine and Performance Features of the 2022 Ford F-150 Pickup Truck

For nearly four decades, the iconic Ford F-150 has been America’s best-selling truck. This year, the 2022 Ford F-150 is a hit with new tech features, a powerful engine, and a boldly aggressive styling. From an impressively efficient hybrid powertrain to the legendary Raptor® V8 engine, let’s discuss the performance features of the 2022 Ford F-150 pickup truck at Akins Ford in Winder, GA.

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Video: Tougher and Smarter 2022 Ford F-150

Thursday, March 24th, 2022
View of two Ford F-150 vehicles in a field

Video Walkaround of the 2022 Ford F-150 

With a 3.5L PowerBoost full hybrid engine, the 2022 Ford F-150 has a towing capacity of 14,000 lbs. and is considered to be the toughest generation of F-150 trucks. Join us at Akins Ford in Winder, GA, for a video walkaround of the 2022 Ford F-150 and continue reading for more information.  

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How to Light Up Your Home Using the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ Intelligent Backup Power

Friday, March 11th, 2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ towing a trailer

Guide to Use the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ Intelligent Backup Power for Your Home

Ford has revealed the next installment in the F-150 line, called the Lightning™. The brand has created a new model on the 2022 Ford F-150 that helps keep homes and businesses safe during outages. This new model is called Intelligent Backup Power. Using this model, when your power goes out, the F-150 Lightning™will automatically turn on to provide backup power for your home until the situation is resolved. This system also allows you to connect appliances like a coffee maker and lamps to your truck’s battery so that they can charge while you’re on the go. Wondering how to light up your home using the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ Intelligent Backup Power? Check out this Akins Ford blog post!

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Video: Intelligent Backup Power Innovation in the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning

Tuesday, February 8th, 2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Platinum

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Intelligent Backup Power 

The Ford Charge Station Pro charges your F-150 Lightning to even your house when it loses power! The Ford Intelligent Backup Power can automatically switch the power source of your house to start drawing electricity from your truck, delivering power to your house, acting just like the generator. Watch this video provided by Akins Ford in Winder, GA, to gain a better understanding of this innovation.  

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What is the SiriusXM® with 360L?

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021
Ford SiriusXM® with SYNC® 3 digital display

Video: SiriusXM® with 360L 

What is the SiriusXM® with 360L? Learn how the available SiriusXM® with 360L offers so much variety and creates a unique listening experience for each driver. Watch this video: SiriusXM® with 360L by Akins Ford. Then check out our new Ford inventory here in Winder, GA! 

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How can I experience the Ford F-150 Lightning™ augmented reality?

Thursday, December 9th, 2021
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™

Ford F-150 Lightning™ augmented reality experience  

How can I experience the Ford F-150 Lightning™ augmented reality? The F-150 Lightning™ is definitely the truck of the future, and you can now bring it to life right in the palm of your hand. Ford is introducing the “F-150 Lightning™: Strike Anywhere” visual experience in partnership with Google for reservation holders, enthusiasts, and customers who want to learn more about the benefits of an all-electric Built Ford Tough truck. Read about the Ford F-150 Lightning™ augmented reality experience here by Akins Ford in Winder, GA!  

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Video: 2021 Ford F-150 versus 2021 GMC Sierra 1500

Thursday, October 28th, 2021
Red 2021 Ford F-150 off-roading

2021 Ford F-150 versus 2021 GMC Sierra 1500

Trucks make even the most difficult tasks appear to be simple. The 2021 Ford F-150 and GMC Sierra 1500 are the capable workhorses you’re waiting for if you’re in the market for a new light-duty pickup truck. Which truck do you envisage yourself driving when you envision yourself behind the wheel? Watch this video by Akins Ford: 2021 Ford F-150 vs. GMC Sierra 1500 to help you decide which truck has what you’re looking for. Check out how these trucks fare when it comes to towing, off-roading, and more! Please don’t hesitate to contact us at Akins Ford if you have any inquiries. You can also come to Winder, GA, to look at our new F-150 inventory!

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