Archive for the ‘Ford’ Category

New 2021 Explorer Enthusiast ST Offers ST Performance at Lower Price

Thursday, April 29th, 2021
Explorer Front Badging in 2021 Ford Explorer Enthusiast ST

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.

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First Look at Ford’s Hands-Free BlueCruise Driving Feature

Thursday, April 29th, 2021
Ford BlueCruise Instrument Cluster Display

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.

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2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Earns IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK Award

Thursday, April 29th, 2021
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E in tropical climate

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. 

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Ford F-150 and Ranger Win 2021 KBB 5-Year Cost to Own Awards

Thursday, April 29th, 2021
2021 Ford F-150 trucks by river bank

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.

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Guide to Using the Your Ford Play® Entertainment System

Thursday, April 8th, 2021
2021 Ford Expedition Dual-Headrest Rear Seat Entertainment System

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.

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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.

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Exploring the Dual-Headrest Entertainment System in the Ford Expedition

Thursday, April 8th, 2021
2021 Ford Expedition Dual-Headrest Entertainment System

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.

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The Next-Gen Ford Bronco Gets a New Manual on Some 2-Door Models

Thursday, April 8th, 2021
2021 Ford Bronco in forested area

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.”

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RV Owners Rejoice Over Flat Towing Capabilities in the All-New Bronco

Monday, April 5th, 2021
2021 Ford Bronco on desert terrain

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.

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Controlling Your New Ford Remotely via the FordPass™ App

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
FordPass App Remote Start Function

How to Start and Lock Your Car Remotely with the FordPass™ App

Today the modern Ford fleet comes fully loaded with 4G LTE Wi-Fi capabilities featured across the entire lineup, and that means more awesome functions that owners can take advantage of. If you own a newer model-year Ford vehicle, starting your car is as easy as opening the FordPass™ App and pressing START. Not quite sure if you locked your doors? You can handle that from the app as well. And the best part is you’ll be able to remotely start your Ford from anywhere as long as your smartphone and the car have a signal.

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