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How Ford’s BlueCruise Technology is Paving the Way for Safer Roads?

Thursday, March 2nd, 2023
An image of the side view of a red colored 2023 Ford Mustang Mach-E.

Ford’s BlueCruise Technology: The Future of Hands-Free Driving

Autonomous driving has been a buzzword in the automotive industry for years. It promises to revolutionize the way we travel, making our journeys safer, more efficient, and more comfortable. While fully autonomous cars are still some way off, companies like Ford are developing advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) to make our roads safer and prepare us for a future of autonomous driving. One of Ford’s most significant developments in this area is its BlueCruise technology. BlueCruise is an ADAS system that allows for hands-free driving on pre-mapped highways. The system is available on all the latest models and uses advanced cameras, sensors, and software to control the vehicle’s speed, steering, and braking. Get a sneak peek into the future of driving with Ford’s BlueCruise at Akins Ford DJCR in Winder, GA


Video: Proper Weight Distribution and Trailer Sway Control

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023
2023 Ford F-150 Raptor side and front view

Watch this Ford Towing Guide Video on Weight Distribution and Trailer Sway Control!

In this video, you’ll learn how to properly load your trailer for optimal stability when towing. You’ll also get to know about Trailer Sway Control, a feature that can help you maintain stability if you encounter trailer sway. For more information about Ford vehicles, reach out to us at the Akins Ford dealership in Winder, GA.


Video: How to Use FordPass® Trailer Light Check?

Wednesday, February 1st, 2023
2023 Ford F-150 side view

Learn how you can use FordPass® Trailer Light Check!

You can perform a trailer light check on your Ford vehicle all on your own by using the FordPass® App or the SYNC® System. You don’t need someone else to be your eyes while you toggle all the lights on your trailer. Watch this video to see how it works. Contact us at the Akins Ford dealership in Winder, GA, for more details about the FordPass® Trailer Light Check.


Tutorial Video of Using Advanced Trailer Technologies on Your Ford

Thursday, January 12th, 2023
A 2022 Ford Bronco Sport

How to Use Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ and Trailer Reverse on Ford Vehicles  

Do you want to ace using Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ and Trailer Reverse on your Ford? Here’s a quick video tutorial that can help you use these advanced trailer technologies and unlock the full potential of your vehicle. And once you’re confident enough to use these features, schedule a test drive of the model of your choice at Akins Ford in Winder, GA, and drive home in a robust Ford vehicle. You can also apply for credit pre-approval on our website and finance your favorite car without a hassle. 


Video: How to optimize your Ford electric vehicle’s range in the winter?

Tuesday, December 27th, 2022
2023 Ford Mustang Mach-E side and front view

Optimize your Ford electric vehicle’s range in just a few steps!

All electric vehicles experience a decrease in range during cold temperatures. Preconditioning lets you pre-heat your EV battery and cabin with electricity from the charger instead of your vehicle’s battery to prepare for long commutes during the winter. This helps your Ford EV work smart, not hard, to preserve range. Contact us at the Akins Ford dealership in Winder, GA, for more details about your Ford EV.


Video Tutorial On Using the Front and Rear Wipers in Ford Vehicles

Wednesday, August 24th, 2022
Windshield of a car during rain

How To Use the Front and Rear Wipers in Ford Vehicles?

Understanding the manual settings while driving your Ford vehicle can sometimes be challenging. If we don’t know how to initiate a function properly, then we will have to compromise on quite a few features, given that all of the latest Ford models have advanced technology. They have a How-to series aimed to spread knowledge about initiating different functions of a vehicle, which is a great help for people wanting answers. At Akins Ford in Winder, GA, we have the manufacturer’s video explaining how to use the front and rear wipers of your Ford vehicle. Read on to find out more.


Learn How to Use the Drive Modes on Your Ford F-150

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022
The 2022 Ford F-150 on a snowy landscape

Video of Using Drive Modes on the Ford F-150 

Here’s a video of using drive modes on the Ford F-150 that could help you understand the tech better. Watch and head to Akins Ford in Winder, GA, to find an F-150 on the lot. 


A Video on Ford Rear Seat Occupant Alert

Friday, February 25th, 2022
2022 Ford Explorer front quarter view

How does the Ford Rear Seat Occupant Alert Feature work? 

When it comes to using technology to enhance the safety of a vehicle, Ford has been able to master that craft like very few automakers have been able to do. One of those amazing and very effective technology features is the rear seat occupant alert. In order to learn exactly how this feature works, we at Akins Ford in Winder, GA, have this video for you to watch. While you are visiting our website, be sure to check out our services page as well! 


What is the Ford Bronco® Raptor™?

Thursday, January 27th, 2022
2022 Ford Bronco® Raptor™

Video: 2022 Ford Bronco® Raptor™  

The Ford Bronco® Raptor™ is the world’s first Ultra4- inspired SUV built especially for off-roading experiences. This off-roading beast is designed keeping in mind the difficult terrains of desert running and rock-crawling. So, what is the Ford Bronco® Raptor™? Learn more about the Ford Bronco® Raptor™ here by Akins Ford. Watch this Video: 2022 Ford Bronco® Raptor™, and then check out our available range of SUVs here in Winder, GA!  

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What does the 2022 Ford Maverick™ look like?

Monday, December 20th, 2021
Three 2022 Ford Maverick trucks on a field.

Video: 2022 Ford Maverick™ Walkaround 

What does the 2022 Ford Maverick™ look like? Two Ford personnel discuss the features of the Ford Maverick™ Pickup in 2022. The FLEXBED™ system, a 40-foot turning radius, a standard rear-view camera, Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking*, and many more amenities are included. Check out this video: 2022 Ford Maverick™ Walkaround by Akins Ford. Then take a look at our new automobile selection in Winder, GA! 

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