Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

How to Adjust the Volume in the Ford SYNC®3 Infotainment System

Saturday, December 1st, 2018
Graphic showing the volume adjustment for the Ford SYNC®3 infotainment system

The Ford SYNC®3 infotainment system offers a plethora of useful features, apps, and services, including voice recognition, Amazon Alexa, a Wi-Fi hotspot, remote vehicle access, SiriusXM® Traffic, Travel Link®, Android Auto compatibility, and 911 Assist. To find out how to adjust the volume for the Ford SYNC®3 infotainment system, view here. (more…)

What driver assist technologies does the 2019 Ford F-150 offer?

Thursday, November 1st, 2018
Ford F-150 Driver Assist Technologies and Silver 2019 Ford F-150

In addition to its tough and rugged design, powerful engine options, and towing prowess, the 2019 Ford F-150 offers many state-of-the-art driver assistance technologies. This includes Pro Trailer Backup Assist, the Smart Trailer Tow Connector, the 360-Degree Camera with Split Screen Display, Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go, and Pre-Collision Alert with Pedestrian Detection. (more…)

Watch a Drone Demo of the Ford F-150 Pro Trailer Backup Assist

Monday, October 15th, 2018
Drone Demonstration of the Ford F-150 Pro Trailer Backup Assist

The Ford F-150 boasts impressive towing capabilities, especially with advanced towing technologies like Pro Trailer Backup Assist. See how the F-150 fares when backing up on a winding course in this Pro Trailer Backup Assist drone demonstration. (more…)

What does FordPass™ Connect with Wi-Fi Hotspot offer?

Saturday, September 1st, 2018
FordPass Connect with Wi-Fi Hotspot Overview Title and an Image of a Road

With the FordPass™ Connect with Wi-Fi Hotspot — which is offered on some 2019 Ford models — you can connect up to 10 devices from your Ford vehicle, enabling you to surf the internet, access apps, and utilize streaming services. Watch this video for an overview. (more…)

How Ford’s Adaptive Cruise Control Technology Reduces Traffic Jams

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
"Can Ford's Adaptive Cruise Control Help?" Title and Vehicles Driving on a Highway

Along with improving safety, adaptive cruise control technology in Ford vehicles has another unexpected benefit. According to a study conducted by researchers from Ford and Vanderbilt University, adaptive cruise control helps reduce traffic jams. (more…)

Upgrade an Older Ford Model with FordPass SmartLink and a WiFi Hotspot

Friday, March 23rd, 2018
Hand Holding Onto FordPass SmartLink Device

In recent years, Ford has added a plethora of advanced technologies to their vehicles, especially on the connectivity and multimedia front. Even if you have an older Ford model, you can still benefit from some of these technology advancements, for Ford now enables you to upgrade with the new FordPass SmartLink. (more…)

How to Use the Charge Cord with Indicator Lights in Ford Fusion Energi

Thursday, October 12th, 2017
How to Use the Charge Cord with Indicator Lights in Ford Fusion Energi

The Ford Fusion Energi uses a plug-in hybrid system, delivering eco-friendly driving and high-level efficiency. Watch this video for instructions on how to use the Fusion Energi’s charge cord with indicator lights.  (more…)

Ford is Testing Hologram Technology to Use for Designing Vehicles

Thursday, September 21st, 2017
Ford Vehicle Design and Microsoft HoloLens Mixed Reality Technology

Ford Vehicle Design and Microsoft HoloLens Mixed Reality Technology 

Ford has long been on the forefront of vehicle design, and with a new partnership with Microsoft and their HoloLens mixed reality technology, the automaker looks to revolutionize automotive design even more.   (more…)

Video: Ford Shows Potential Use of Bamboo for Eco-Friendly Vehicles

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
Video: Ford Shows Potential Use of Bamboo for Eco-Friendly Vehicles

Ford is always pushing the envelope for automotive technology, and in an effort to create eco-friendly cars, the automaker is turning to a surprising source: bamboo. Take a look at this intriguing video to see its potential use in Ford vehicles.  (more…)

Video: Check out the technology features offered on the Ford Focus

Thursday, June 29th, 2017
2017 Ford Focus Advanced Technology Features

2017 Ford Focus Advanced Technology Features

Modern cars offer more and more technology features designed to aid with comfort, connectivity and safety. Ford has developed many excellent systems that are available on the cars, trucks and crossovers in the company’s lineup. Check out this video of the 2017 Ford Focus advanced technology features to learn more about everything this capable car has to offer. (more…)