Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Check Out How The 2020 Shelby GT500 Got Its Aerodynamic Shape

Friday, March 15th, 2019
2020 Shelby GT 500 at sunrise

It’s amazing how much technology is out there these days. Things like smartphones and 3D printers seemed impossible a decade ago, but they are here now. All the knowledge in the world is in our pockets and, with a bit of time and money, we can print almost anything we want.

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How Ford Pre-Collision Assist with Autonomous Emergency Braking Works

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
Two Ford SUVs in a Demonstration of Ford Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection

Ford infuses its vehicles with a high level of safety, especially with the state-of-the-art, safety-enhancing driving assistance technologies. This includes the Pre-Collision Assist with Autonomous Emergency Braking, which is offered for select Ford models. Take a look at this video to learn how Pre-Collision Assist with Autonomous Emergency Braking works. (more…)

How to Use the Ford Rotary Gear Shift Dial with Progressive Range Selection

Thursday, January 10th, 2019
Demonstration of the ord Rotary Gear Shift Dial with Progressive Range Selection

Select Ford models come equipped with the Rotary Gear Shift Dial with Progressive Range Selection feature. It enables you to conveniently take control of gearshifts with the simple turn of a rotary dial that’s located in the center console. For a better understanding of how to use the Rotary Gear Shift Dial, view here. (more…)

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…)