Archive for the ‘Standard and Available Features’ Category

Does Ford have any 2021 model year manual vehicles?

Monday, October 11th, 2021
2021 Ford Bronco on desert terrain

Manual transmission Ford vehicles in Winder, GA

Oh, the joys of manual gearboxes. Don’t we all feel compelled to adore them so much? Although, cars and trucks with stick shifts are definitely on their way out. This trend isn’t new, but it’s becoming more popular with each new model. There are very few new vehicles and trucks that still come with “standard shift” as a standard feature. Even though the manual transmission’s future seems bleak, there are still a few holdouts. So, does Ford have any 2021 model year manual vehicles? Read this blog by Akins Ford to learn all about the manual transmission vehicle by Ford for 2021. After that, you can check out our new Ford inventory here in Winder, GA!

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What is Ford Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler?

Thursday, September 30th, 2021
Ford Easy fuel capless fuel filler

Video: Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler

The Easy Gasoline® capless fuel filler has an integrated spring-loaded door that allows you to fill up by just inserting the fuel nozzle into the tank. There is no need for a screw cap. After removing the gasoline nozzle, the Easy Fuel capless fuel filler automatically seals. So, precisely what is the Ford Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler? Watch this video: Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler by Akins Ford. You may also browse our new vehicle inventory in Winder, GA, after reading this article!

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How does Ford Remote Start System work?

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021
Ford Remote Start Key Fob

Video: Ford Remote Start System

Did you know you can start your vehicle before you even get in it? That is correct. You can start your Ford without having to step outside into the bitter cold. If you’re curious how the Ford Remote Start System works, keep read on to discover. The following blog by Akins Ford has a video: Ford Remote Start System explaining the entire process.  You can also check out our new Ford selection in Winder, GA, later.

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Is there a new ST-line model available for the 2022 Ford Explorer?

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
2022 Ford Explorer ST on an empty dessert land

Performance inspired ST-line available for the 2022 Ford Explorer

For the 2022 model year, Ford is expanding the Explorer ST range with two new options for customers who desire on-road performance as well as those who are more lured to style – the new Explorer ST rear-wheel-drive model and the new Explorer ST-Line series. So, if you have been wondering if there is a new ST-line model available for the 2022 Ford Explorer, the answer is yes. Read this blog by Akins Ford to learn all about the performance inspired ST-line available for the 2022 Ford Explorer. You can then also check out our new Explorer inventory here in Winder, GA!

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How to use Auto Start-Stop on my Ford vehicle?

Friday, August 27th, 2021
Ford Auto Start-Stop Display on the instrument cluster

Video: How to Use Ford Auto Start-Stop

Auto Start-Stop is a technology available on all new Ford vehicles that helps reduce fuel consumption and vehicle emissions. While driving through the city, this feature automatically switches off the engine when the vehicle comes to a stop, for example- at a red light. And this is how it helps save fuel and reduce the carbon footprint of the drivers. So, are you wondering how to use auto start-stop on my Ford vehicle? Well, we are going to explain you everything through this video: how to use Ford Auto Start-Stop. After reading this blog, you can check out our new vehicles inventory here at Akins Ford in Winder, GA!

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How to use Ford SYNC® 3 on my vehicle?

Wednesday, August 25th, 2021
Ford SYNC® 3 on my vehicle

Video: How to Use Ford SYNC® 3

Ford owners would have come across the SYNC® 3 on their vehicle. IF you are also confused about what SYNC® 3 is, continue reading this blog to find out. How to use Ford SYNC® 3 on your vehicle? Watch this video: How to use Ford SYNC® 3 to learn everything you need to know. After reading this blog, you can also check out our new Ford inventory here at Akins Ford in Winder, GA!

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Can I use SiriusXM® in my Ford vehicle?

Monday, July 26th, 2021
Ford SiriusXM® with SYNC® 3 digital display

How to use SiriusXM® with SYNC® 3

Generally, all Ford vehicles are by default equipped with SiriusXM® that gives you over a hundred and fifty different channels of ad-free music to choose from. It also has news, comedy, sports, and entertainment options. But how to use SiriusXM® with SYNC® 3? Read this blog by Akins Ford to learn everything you need to know about how to use SiriusXM® in your Ford vehicle. You can get SiriusXM® equipped Ford vehicles here at Akins Ford in Winder, GA!

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Guide to Finding a Ford Explorer with the Optional Twin-Panel Moonroof

Friday, May 14th, 2021
2021 Ford Explorer in forest

Which 2021 Ford Explorer Trim Levels Have a Sunroof?

The Ford Explorer’s available twin-panel moonroof offers a great dose of fresh air and an impressive overhead view that stretches over the first two rows of seating. Here we discover which 2021 Ford Explorer trim levels might come equipped with this feature in our inventory here at Akins Ford.

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What Trim Levels Are Available on the Escape Hybrid and PHEV Lineups?

Tuesday, January 26th, 2021
2021 Ford Escape by scenic water feature

2021 Ford Escape Hybrid Trim Levels and Features

Back in 2005 the Ford Escape launched the world’s first mass-market hybrid SUV. Last year that legacy continued when the Escape opened its fourth-generation redesign with a new hybrid lineup. This year the Blue Oval capitalizes on that success with new 2021 Ford Escape Hybrid and PHEV trim levels now available.

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What’s New in the 2021 Ford Explorer?

Thursday, January 7th, 2021
2021 Ford Explorer in dark cityscape

2021 Ford Explorer Changes & Updates

Despite its recent redesign, the Ford Explorer stays on the up and up with a handful of changes this year. The 2021 Ford Explorer is available in five trim levels, including the Explorer Base, XLT, Limited, ST, and Platinum. This model year carries a starting MSRP of $32,225. For reference, that’s about $500 less than the 2020 model. You can keep reading to learn more about the changes made to the 2021 Ford Explorer when we dive into the SUV’s new standard equipment and updated color options.

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