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Ford Will Triple Its Fleet Of Self-Driving Research Cars This Year

01/05/2016, Ford has been working on autonomous or self-driving car technology for many years now and there’s no doubt that the company is very serious about this, it was just a couple of months ago that Ford CEO Mark Fields said that he expects to see fully...

You May Soon Be Able To Ask Amazon Echo To Start Your Ford Car

01/05/2016, Ford, a car manufacturer that really needs no introduction, has revealed that it’s working to integrate its SYNC Connect platform with Amazon Echo. This will enable to use voice access to give commands to the car via the Echo and vice versa. For...

Toyota Adopts Ford’s App Platform For Its Cars

01/04/2016, Ford’s SmartDeviceLink (SDL) app platform is an open-source iteration of its AppLink platform, which is one of the most common platforms for connecting mobile devices to cars. It allows developers to interface directly with the car’s displays...

Ford To Bring CarPlay & Android Auto To All Sync 3 2017 Vehicles

01/04/2016, Back in the day, choosing a car infotainment unit was basically just selecting which after-market brand you prefer. You had choices from Blaupunkt, Philips, Pioneer, and Alpine just to name a few. However fast forward to today, carmakers are starting to...

Ford Patent Turns Your Car’s Rear Wheel Into A Unicycle

12/29/2015, One of the bad things about driving a car versus a motorbike is that when you’re stuck in traffic, you really have no choice but to wait. On a motorbike, however, you can squeeze your way in between vehicles if there is enough room. However, Ford wants...

Ford Will Build Google’s Self-Driving Cars [Rumor]

12/21/2015, Google is a tech company whose specialty seems to be more towards creating online products and services, and less on actual physical products (although there are some). This means that while Google is interested in self-driving technology, it does not...

Upcoming Ford GT Will Have a Gorilla Glass Windshield

12/16/2015, If you happen to own a smartphone or tablet then chances are that you have already heard about Gorilla Glass. Corning’s product is used in more than four billion mobile devices across the globe and now it appears to be set to take the automotive...

Ford To Start Testing Their Self-Driving Cars Next Year

12/16/2015, Based on the trend that we are seeing, it definitely looks and sounds like autonomous cars could be the way of the future and how we go about our daily lives. In fact with autonomous cars being ubiquitous, we can only imagine a future where car accidents...

Ford Will Spend $4.5 Billion On Electric Car Plans

12/13/2015, It goes without saying that electric cars are going to be a part of our future. Sure, fossil fuel powered cars have been around for a very long time, but now it seems like the world is ready to move on to more sustainable methods of powering a...

Woman Leaves Scene Of Accident, Car Calls The Cops On Her

12/07/2015, A woman in Florida was arrested after 911 received a rather unusual call, it wasn’t made by the driver, it was the car that called the cops on the woman who was driving the vehicle. She allegedly hit a truck and then a van before fleeing the scene,...

Ford Sync Update Delivers Siri Eyes Free Support

12/03/2015, Ford is certainly raking up its karma points today, having announced a new Ford Sync update that will deliver Siri Eyes Free support – hitting over five million cars in the process, and this particular upgrade is rather far reaching as it will be...

Ford Recall Involves 450,000 Fusion, Mercury Milan Sedans

11/23/2015, While Volkswagen are suffering from their emissions scandal, this does not mean that everything else is nice and rosy in the land of cars. The airbag issue by Takata has also proved to be quite a major blow for the industry, and now, here we are with news...

Ford CEO Expects Fully Autonomous Cars On Roads In Four Years

11/19/2015, There are a lot of companies working to make it possible for us to basically sit in the back seat while our cars drive themselves to wherever it is we want to go. Fully autonomous cars haven’t hit the roads just yet but companies like Tesla have...

Ford Sync Connect Brings Smart Features To Conventional Cars

11/17/2015, You expect a Tesla to have all sorts of wacky software features because that’s just one of the things that the company is good at, you wouldn’t expect to have all of those features in a relatively inexpensive conventional car, but Ford is...