Archive for the ‘Powertrain’ Category

What’s the Strongest 2021 Ford F-150 Engine Available?

Tuesday, December 1st, 2020
2021 Ford F-150 on mountain pass in snowy landscape

Redesigned F-150 Features V6, V8, Diesel, & Hybrid Engine Choices

Tough on its own merit and smarter than ever, the redesigned Ford F-150 opens the truck’s 14th generation with new class-exclusive features, a new hybrid option, and more power than ever bofore. In this guide, we look at which engines provide the 2021 Ford F-150 with the most power for your investment.

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What’s the Driving Range of the All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit Van?

Friday, November 13th, 2020
All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit in commercial parking area

2022 Ford E-Transit Estimated Driving Range and Charging Time

Commercial vehicles make up a large portion of traffic on U.S. roads. That’s why news of the All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit has become a big deal when it comes to the vision of a zero-emissions future. We’ve been sitting pretty waiting for details on the upcoming All-Electric 2022 Ford E-Transit, and today our patience has been rewarded with a look into the impressive driving range figures commercial clients have to look forward to.

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What Engines Are Available on the All-New 2021 Ford F-150

Monday, October 5th, 2020
2021 Ford F-150 towing a boat

2021 Ford F-150 Engine Options, Horsepower & Torque

When news of the redesigned 2021 F-150 hit, the guys at Ford said they’d be targeting best-in-class figures. Well, we have to say the truck’s Fall 2020 release will be fitting because Ford has announced the power, torque, payload, and towing specs for the 2021 F-150 pickup, and let’s just say they’re of monstrous proportions. The 2021 Ford F-150 offers a choice between six engines in all. More specifically, that selection includes three potent V6 engines, a powerful V8, a diesel V6, and one all-new hybrid V6. See what engines are available on the all-new 2021 Ford F-150 and more here!

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How Far Can the Ford F-150 Hybrid Go on One Tank of Gas?

Monday, August 10th, 2020
2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid on bridge

2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid MPG Ratings & Driving Range

The Ford F-150 has been America’s choice for getting the job done for 43 consecutive years, but the best-selling light-duty full-size pickup truck has never been one to rest on its laurels. Once again, Ford has unraveled the F-150 blueprints and dragged it all back to the drawing board for a complete bumper-to-bumper redesign. The result? A new Ford F-150 like no F-150 we’ve ever seen before – the new Ford F-150 Hybrid. In this review, we’ll explore the 2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid driving range, engine specs, and more.

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2020 Ford Explorer Returns to Rear-Wheel Drive Layout

Friday, May 15th, 2020
2020 Ford Explorer in Residential Driveway

Is the 2020 Ford Explorer Rear-Wheel Drive? 

It has been 30 years since the debut of the very first Ford Explorer, and so much has happened since the very first model rolled off the assembly line in 1990. The first four generations offered rear-wheel drive, but for the last eight years, the Explorer has found notable success as a front-wheel-drive SUV. You may have heard whisperings of yet another change in direction for the new Explorer’s drivetrain. The answer is yes – the 2020 Ford Explorer has switched back to a rear-wheel-drive platform for its sixth generation. We apologize for the whiplash, but Ford makes a great case for the swap. 

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What Engines Are Available on the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer?

Thursday, May 14th, 2020
2020 Ford Explorer on city street

2020 Ford Explorer Engine Options and Specs

If you’re shopping for a sixth-generation Ford Explorer, there’s a lot to see. This year the industry’s best-selling midsize SUV is new and improved with a host of upgrades that provide drivers with more power and more options. To help you make an informed decision, this guide will take a closer look at each of the 2020 Ford Explorer engine options and specs.

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How Powerful is the 2020 Ford Expedition Lineup?

Saturday, January 11th, 2020
2020 Ford Expedition by water's edge

2020 Ford Expedition Engine Details, Horsepower & Torque

When you look under the hood of the Ford Expedition, you’ll find a troupe of EcoBoost® technologies coalescing to blend power, performance and fuel efficiency in one place. Discover how the Blue Oval revolutionizes the full-size SUV when we unwrap the 2020 Ford Expedition engine horsepower and torque ratings in this guide. (more…)

What Engines Are Offered on the 2020 Ford EcoSport?

Monday, December 30th, 2019
2020 Ford EcoSport parked on pavement

2020 Ford EcoSport Engine Options & Power Ratings

Among the best-handling SUVs on the market, the 2020 Ford EcoSport offers a thrilling on-road experience for drivers in the Atlanta area. See what this bold compact entry packs under this hood in our guide through the 2020 Ford EcoSport engine options and power ratings! (more…)

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid MPG Ratings and Driving Range

Sunday, December 15th, 2019
2020 Ford Escape parked on platform by young couple

How Fuel-Efficient is the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid?

With the debut of the first Escape Hybrid in 2005, Ford offered an early glimpse into the automotive future with the world’s very first hybrid SUV. After a short hiatus, Ford launches the electric-fueled Escape back into the market with the return of the standard hybrid and plug-in hybrid variants. But does the newest Escape have what it takes to compete in today’s hybrid crossover market? Exactly how fuel-efficient is the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid? Get the answers here! (more…)

Engine Performance Ratings of the 2020 Ford Edge Lineup

Sunday, November 10th, 2019
2020 Ford Edge on city street

2020 Ford Edge Engine Options and Specs

Don’t let its accommodating price range lead you astray – the Ford Edge moves with a refined grace you’d expect from crossovers with substantially higher price tags. Read on to learn all about the full range of engine options and specs of the 2020 Ford Edge lineup at Akins Ford. (more…)