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The new Ford Fusion will parallel park for you

09/18/2012, There are few things more embarrassing than really screwing up a parallel parking job on a busy city block. Rearview cameras in some cars have made it easier, but for the most part, parallel parking technique hasn’t changed in decades. It still...

Ford C-Max Energi packs quite the punch

08/07/2012, Ford claims that their C-Max Energy, their very first attempt at a plug-in hybrid, is capable of delivering quite the powerful electric punch for those who have nothing but disdain for electric vehicles. Ford Powertrain VP Joseph Bakaj had a session with...

Virttex driver distraction simulator from Ford

08/01/2012, When it comes to simulators, most of them are there to help us experience something similar to what the actual feeling is like, such as a flying simulator or a driving simulator. These tools are meant to teach, but what happens when you take the word...

Ford tactile robot arm “RUTH” arrives in the U.S.

07/17/2012, Behind a best-selling car lies a good robot machine that ensures its superior quality and performance. If you think that the 2013 Ford Fusion is gorgeous, then you have to meet Ford’s tactile robot arm called RUTH. RUTH is actually an acronym for...

GM and Ford hope to build first “robot” car

07/03/2012, All right, so everyone in the industry, no matter which industry it is, wants to play the role of being a pioneer, and in other words, being first. GM (General Motors) and Ford, very much pioneers in their own right, are right now in a rather tight race...

Ford introduces KeyFree Bluetooth password management system

06/22/2012, Ford Keyfree Login from Ogilvy Paris on Vimeo. Many of us use a variety of services that requires a login name and password. This includes online banking, Facebook, emails, forums, Twitter, etc. With so many passwords to remember, typing them can be quite...

Ford GT40 modified, runs on electric motor

06/01/2012, What happens when you have plenty of engineering knowledge, and are looking for an avenue to apply it somewhere? This 1968 Fiberfab Valkyrie fiberglass replica of an old Ford GT40 was recently purchased by Andrew McClary on eBay, where he then took the...

Ford Focus EV Pace Car electrifies NASCAR

04/25/2012, Ford recently announced that they will be working on what is deemed to be the first all-electric pace car in the world, coming in the form factor of the Focus Electric hatchback. It was purposely set to lap the oval at the Richmond 400 at the end of...

Ford unveils electric vehicle handling and storage recommendations

04/18/2012, Ford Motor has lifted up the curtain on the handling and storage recommendations of electric as well as hybrid electric vehicles, where both categories will come with high-voltage batteries underneath the hood, so to speak. It seems that the more complex...

Ford Mustang is future forward in terms of style

04/16/2012, Ford has seemingly dropped their retro look with the new Mustang, and has every intention of delivering a future forward design with the latest Ford Mustang. It will be the sixth generation Mustang that will hopefully ditch its old styling cues, although...

Ford Mustang receives Microsoft technology upgrade

03/21/2012, I would suppose if you pit someone of Tony Stark’s genius with the 2012 Ford Mustang, he would have turned it into a ride that even the Green Hornet would be envious of. Unfortunately, there are no actual Tony Starks around, leaving...

Ford upgrades MyFord Touch

03/05/2012, Ford has begun sending USB-keys to 300,000 current Ford owners who drive cars powered by Sync and MyFord Touch. According to Ford, the update improves the user interface and makes it more readable. It also improves the system responsiveness, which is a...

Ford B-MAX car to debut at MWC 2012

02/14/2012, As most of you guys probably know by now, MWC 2012 is nearly upon us. The event is scheduled for the 27th of February and is expected to be the largest mobile device event of the year. However if you were looking forward to seeing more than just new...