Archive for the ‘Ford’ Category

How to Set Up Trailer Theft Alerts on the 2021 Ford F-150

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
2021 Ford F-150 towing a boat out of water

2021 Ford F-150 Trailer Theft Alert Instructions

New this year, the Trailer Theft Alert feature on the redesigned Ford F-150 can alert owners to potential trailer theft through their smartphones as part of the truck’s security system. This guide covers how to set up your 2021 Ford F-150 to send Trailer Theft Alerts to your smartphone via the FordPass™ app.


How to Check Trailer Lights Using the FordPass™ App

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
2021 Ford F-150 hauling a camper

2021 Ford F-150 Trailer Light Check Instructions

New for 2021, select Ford F-150 trucks will come equipped with a Trailer Light Check feature that lets you check your trailer light operation all from your smartphone. This step-by-step guide covers how to check your trailer lights using the new F-150 Trailer Light Check function on your FordPass™ App.


Bronco Sport Earns IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ Award

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
2021 Ford Bronco Sport on beach

How Safe Is the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport?

This year the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport drives off the IIHS testing grounds with a TOP SAFETY PICK+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). This guide explores the safety highlights, crash test results, and available driver assistance features that make the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport for our customers at the Akins Ford superstore in Winder, GA.


How Big is the 2022 Ford Maverick?

Friday, June 25th, 2021
2022 Ford Maverick interior front seats

2022 Ford Maverick Dimensions, Cabin Space, Legroom, and More

The all-new Ford Maverick arrives this year as the smallest in the line of Built Ford Tough trucks, but what the compact pickup lacks in size, it makes up for in versatility. Here we take a closer look at the exterior dimensions and cabin space featured in the 2022 Ford Maverick when it arrives at the Akins Ford dealership in Winder, GA, later this year.


How Long Is the Bed of the 2022 Ford Maverick?

Friday, June 25th, 2021
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2022 Ford Maverick Bed Dimensions and Features

The 2022 Maverick lineup is on its way to the Atlanta area, and the truck’s new FLEXBED™ comes loaded with storage solutions designed to handle household projects, furniture hauls, bikes, kayaks, and so much more. This guide reviews the bed dimensions and features that guests will find in the 2022 Ford Maverick when it arrives at Akins Ford.


New 2022 Ford Maverick Debuts with Optional Intelligent AWD on EcoBoost® Models

Saturday, June 12th, 2021
2022 Ford Maverick by lakeside

Will the 2022 Ford Maverick Offer 4WD or AWD?

Our early look at the new 2022 Maverick has proven that Ford Motor Company is not afraid of straying from convention. Unlike most Ford trucks, there will be no 4×4 version of the 2022 Ford Maverick. Instead, an optional Intelligent All-Wheel Drive system is available for those who want it. However, there is a caveat. Here we take a closer look at how to get Intelligent AWD on the 2022 Ford Maverick, including compatible models.


How Much Ground Clearance Does the Explorer Timberline Have?

Sunday, May 30th, 2021
2021 Ford Explorer Timberline on campsite

2021 Ford Explorer Timberline Ground Clearance, Approach Angle, and Departure Angle

Studies have shown that pandemic season has brought U.S. families closer to the great outdoors. The new Explorer Timberline model is Ford Motor Company’s response to that trend. In this guide, we review the ground clearance, approach angle, and departure angle measurements that make the new 2021 Ford Explorer Timberline a great choice for those looking to explore more this year.


How Much Range Does the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Get?

Sunday, May 23rd, 2021
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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Driving Range and Charging Time

The new 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is shaping up to become the most affordable electric truck of the year, but the EV market in its infancy is all about range. This guide covers how much range Ford Motor Company says the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning will get when it arrives here in the Atlanta area this fall.


How Much Can the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Tow?

Friday, May 21st, 2021
2021 Ford F-150 Lightning on city street at night

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Towing and Payload Capacities

The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning has been revealed, and Ford Motor Company is calling it the smartest, most innovative truck that it has ever built. This guide looks at how much the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning lineup will be able to tow when it arrives here in the Atlanta area later this year.


Standard and Available Co-Pilot360™ Features in the 2021 Ford Explorer

Saturday, May 15th, 2021
2021 Ford Explorer in parking structure

What Safety Features Does the 2021 Ford Explorer Include?

If you own a current-generation Ford Explorer, your SUV already comes equipped with a bundle of confidence-enhancing features designed to bring ease to the commute and actively mitigate potential collisions. In this guide, we review what Co-Pilot360™ safety features are standard and available on the 2021 Ford Explorer lineup here at Akins Ford.