Archive for the ‘Ford Performance’ Category
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor
Two of the best off-roading vehicles have come together to take on even more- yes, you heard it right. Ford is bringing Bronco® and Raptor™ together to make the best off-roading beast ever. The 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor designed especially for desert running and boulder crawling. Introducing to you the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor– the most powerful street-legal Ford ever, in this post by Akins Ford. After reading the blog, check out our available inventory here in Winder, GA!continue reading this entry
Ford Pro™ key features
What are the key features of the Ford Pro™ subdivision? The all-electric Ford E-Transit van, will debut in 2022. It is the all-electric version of America’s best-selling van, the Ford Transit. So, what does the Ford Pro section of the brand entail? Read this blog by Akins Ford to learn more about the Ford Pro key features. Then check out our current inventory here in Winder, GA!Continue reading this entry
High-performance off-road stability suspension systems in the 2022 Ford Bronco
Ford is redefining off-road landscape on the Bronco® brand with better suspension designs. The all-new family of only-4×4 SUVs from Ford, will help elevate off-road driving performance on various types of terrain. All this without sacrificing on-road drivability or control of the vehicle. So, what type of suspension systems are used in the 2022 Ford Bronco? Continue reading this blog to learn more about the high-performance off-road stability suspension systems in the 2022 Ford Bronco. After reading this blog, you can also check out our Bronco inventory here at Akins Ford in Winder, GA!Continue reading this entry
2021 Ford Edge Engine Options & Specs
As far as midsize SUVs go, the 2021 Ford Edge is among a rarer group that prioritizes two-row comfort and a smooth driving characteristic that makes it a delight over imperfect road surfaces. Here we review the different engines featured on the 2021 Ford Edge as well as the advantages each offers.(more…)
EPA Reveals Official Driving Range Estimates for New Mustang Mach-E
Drivers gearing up to take the new Mach-E out on the open road will be pleased to hear that newly released EPA-estimates confirm that the 2021 Mustang Mach-E meets its targeted range of 300 miles. Depending on which configuration you choose, your new Mustang Mach-E could score somewhere from 211 to the maximum 300 miles of range between fill-ups.(more…)
What is the Fastest Police Car in America?
Backed by nearly 70 years of expertise working alongside law enforcement, the Ford Police Interceptor Utility is the fastest, most aggressive police car on U.S. streets. We absolutely don’t encourage leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase. (Regardless of what’s under your hood, it will most certainly end badly.) But if you’re curious what it will take to lose the boys in blue, this is the automobile you need to beat. So, just how fast is the Ford Police Interceptor Utility? That’s the question we’re looking to answer.(more…)
What Does the Term EcoBoost® Mean?
The name EcoBoost® has become an integral part of Ford engineering over the past decade or so. In a nutshell, EcoBoost® is a blend of technologies combined to optimize engine performance for Ford customers. Seems simple enough, but there’s a lot that goes into that title. Keep reading to learn what the term EcoBoost® means in the realm of engines and performance.(more…)
2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Engine Options and Specs
The Ford Mustang EcoBoost is back for 2020 and the Blue Oval boasts some major achievements. What started as an experiment by a team of five engineers at Ford Performance resulted in America’s most powerful inline 4-cylinder engine. Today, that prototype is in production as the 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High-Performance Package. Read on to learn more about the standard and available 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost engine options and specs. (more…)
2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package Video
With the Mustangs 55th anniversary approaching, Ford honors the sports car legacy with a new 2.3L High Performance Package that changes the game for the entry-level EcoBoost model. Offering a projected 330 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque, the High-Performance Package officially makes the Mustang EcoBoost the most powerful four-cylinder sports car offered by an American automaker. (more…)
Who Wins a Ford Performance Model Race?
In a dream scenario for anyone and everyone who loves the new Ford Performance model lineup, eight Ford Performance models recently raced around the Motorland race circuit near Barcelona, Spain, to see who would win. The models were: the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST, the 2018 Ford Fiesta ST, the 2018 Ford Focus RS, the 2018 Ford Mustang GT, the 2018 Ford Mustang GT350R, the Ford GT Road Car and the Ford GT Race Car. To see what happens when these Ford Performance models share the track, just watch the video below. (more…)