And the winner for Ford fleet vehicle with the most cargo space goes to…

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford Transit on Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 at 9:58 PM
What vehicle has the most cargo space

What vehicle has the most cargo space

It seems as though there are very few automotive brands that are as in-tune with their customers and fans as Ford. The company really listens to what its customers want and need, and what the crowd needed for this year was a cargo van with more space. No matter how much space you have, sometimes it never seems like enough, but the Ford Transit Cargo Van challenges that idea because it can fit up to 487.3 cubic feet of cargo. This vehicle also answers the question of what vehicle has the most cargo space!

Sure, there are other vehicles that are larger and may even be more powerful, but as far as sheer space and ease of use go, the Ford Transit Cargo Van cannot be beaten. Read the rest of this entry »

What is the most powerful fleet vehicle available for 2015?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Commercial Vehicle Options, Ford F-650, Ford F-750 on Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 at 7:33 PM
What is the most powerful fleet vehicle available for 2015

Depending on your business, you may or may not need a vehicle that has a ton of power or space, but you will for sure need a reliable fleet vehicle no matter where you are going or what you are doing.

However, when you do need that extra power, you can count on Ford to deliver a great vehicle. We have heard the question, what is the most powerful fleet vehicle available for 2015, and because inquiring minds want to know, we did some research. We have found that the most powerful fleet vehicle available for 2015, in terms of towing capacity payload and horsepower is the 2015 Ford F-650-750 loader. The crazy thing about this vehicle too is that it is unbelievably affordable!

The standard F-650 model comes with a 6.8L V10 engine that makes up to 360 horsepower and a six-speed automatic double overdrive transmission and has a maximum GVWR of 26,000. Bumping up the model to the F-750, it has a maximum GVWR of 37,000 pounds. It can hold up to 145 gallons of fuel at a time and the largest wheelbase is 281 inches for the F-750 with a diesel engine and regular-size cab.

The standard engine is a 6.7L Turbo Diesel Cummins engine is powerful and efficient, but drivers can also choose a 6.8L Triton V10 3-valve gasoline engine. The F-650 2-door is 88.3 inches tall, 233 inches long and 96.7 inches wide.

Some of the fun interior features that come with the F-650-750 include auxiliary power outlets, Ford SYNC media system, cruise control, power windows, sun visors, an overhead gauge pod and multiple seating configurations.

The F-650-750 is easy to figure out and comfortable to drive, no matter your level of driving expertise. It is also extremely productive in the fact that it provides drivers with tons of tools to make their jobs a little easier.

Learn more about how you can get the 2015 Ford F-650-750 today at Brandon Ford Fleet!

Top 5 Ford fleet vehicles of 2015

By blogsadmin | Posted in Commercial Vehicle Options, Ford Edge, Ford Explorer, Ford Focus, Ford Fusion, Ford Transit, Ford Transit Connect on Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 5:40 PM
Top 5 Ford fleet vehicles of 2015

Businesses have special needs when it comes to getting vehicles for work, and at Brandon Ford Fleet, we love being able to provide you with a number of vehicles to help you in whatever ways we can. Whether that means getting you a great deal on your next fleet vehicle or providing you with a wide variety of vehicles to meet all of your needs.

It seems as though each year there is a new set of vehicles that is a favorite among our fleet customers, so we wanted to come up with a list of our top 5 Ford fleet vehicles of 2015 so far! You can find all of these at Brandon Ford Fleet today! Read the rest of this entry »

Main differences between a fleet vehicle and a regular vehicle

By blogsadmin | Posted in Vehicle Comparisons on Monday, May 11th, 2015 at 5:34 PM
main differences between a fleet vehicle and regular vehicle

Getting a vehicle for your business is a big decision, and it is important to make the right one. Often times there are a few main differences between a fleet vehicle and regular vehicle that make it better to use for businesses. For example, fleet vehicles are often times purchased in groups of identical vehicles and they are usually pretty efficient because that means more money in your pocket. Read the rest of this entry »

Best Fleet Vehicles For Small Businesses

By blogsadmin | Posted in Financings, Tips & Tricks on Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 9:39 PM
Best Fleet Vehicles For Small Businesses

As a small business owner, you are no stranger to being versatile. One day you’re director of marketing and the next you become lead accountant. The fact is, small business owners don’t often have the budget for large staffs or abundant equipment, so they need to use their business savvy and take advantage of every available opportunity. For small business owners that rely on delivering goods to customers or require frequent travel to tradeshows and sales-pitch meetings, the right fleet vehicles can make a big difference. While the Ford lineup is filled with quality options for small business fleets, we’ll highlight some of the best fleet vehicles for small businesses to help you decide which is right for your growing organization. Read the rest of this entry »

Commercial Vehicles vs. Fleet Vehicles – What’s the difference?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Commercial Vehicle Options, Tips & Tricks, Vehicle Comparisons on Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 4:32 PM
Fleet Vehicles vs Commercial Vehicles Difference Tampa FL

The terms “commercial vehicles” and “fleet vehicles” are often used interchangeably, and although there is some overlap in their meanings, they should not be used as replacements for one another, at least in most cases. To clear the air and distinguish the two from one another, we’ll highlight the differences between commercial vehicles vs. fleet vehicles. Read the rest of this entry »

Key Differences Between Ford Transit and Ford Transit Connect

By blogsadmin | Posted in Commercial Vehicle Options, Ford Transit, Ford Transit Connect, Vehicle Comparisons on Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 at 2:21 PM
Ford Transit vs. Ford Transit Connect Cargo Van Comparison

Ford Transit vs. Ford Transit Connect

You know you need cargo vans for your business and you don’t plan on settling for anything less that the best, so you turn to Ford to see what the Blue Oval has to offer. Within the Ford’s commercial lineup, you’ll find two class-topping vehicles in the Ford Transit and Ford Transit Connect. While just a word separates the names of the two vehicles, they are two very different models designed to meet the needs of select businesses and individual buyers. Read the rest of this entry »

What is Ford Telematics?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology, Tips & Tricks on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 7:46 PM
What is Ford Telematics? Ford Fleet Tampa FL

What is Ford Telematics?

Managing large business and commercial fleets is a stressful job. No matter how well you train drivers and enforce your company’s guidelines, you can’t be in every vehicle to ensure drivers are adhering to policies. That’s where Ford Telematics comes into the picture. To better keep tabs on your vehicles and drivers, Ford offers a robust cloud-based Telematics program powered by Telogis, which gives fleet managers insights into their fleet operations. Read the rest of this entry »

Configure Ford commercial vehicles to the needs of your business

By blogsadmin | Posted in Commercial Vehicle Options, Tips & Tricks on Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 5:27 PM
Ford Work Truck Options and Packages

Ford Work Truck Packages And Options

When you need work trucks for your business, Ford’s commercial product line is the best place to turn. From Super Duty trucks to powerful and spacious utility vans, the Ford commercial lineup helps business meet their unique needs better than any vehicle brand. The reliability, durability, and versatility of Ford commercial vehicles are at the heart of Ford’s “We Own Work” slogan and a big part of the reason heavy construction, road maintenance, and manufacturing industries trust Ford above Chevy, Dodge and Toyota. While the engineering excellence and reliability of Ford commercial trucks make them a great option for any industry, the availability of work truck packages help owners tailor their trucks to meet the needs of their businesses. For instance, a Ford F-250 Super Duty in its standard configuration will meet most any commercial business needs, but perhaps your staff will operate more efficiently with certain accessories and work truck packages added to it. These options include, but aren’t limited to: Read the rest of this entry »

How to maintain commercial fleet vehicles

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service & Maintenance, Tips & Tricks on Thursday, March 26th, 2015 at 10:23 PM
Safe Fleet Management

Purchasing fleet vehicles, whether they are commercial trucks or business sedans, is a major, yet important investment for your business. We say investment, because in the long run, a Ford Fleet should help your business run more efficiently, eventually leading to higher profits.

That said, to ensure your vehicles run at their best and aren’t frequently costing money in preventable repairs, it’s important you and your employees know how to maintain commercial vehicles. In addition to its cost effectiveness, preventative maintenance will help your business steer clear of any negligence issues after an incident. Take a look at some of the best practices for maintaining business or commercial fleets and analyze your internal processes to make sure everyone is doing their part in keeping your commercial fleet at its best.

Commercial Financing
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