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Ford starts building digital children crash dummies

03/31/2011, Ford announced that they have officially started work on building a digital human child, complete with its internal organs, skeleton structure and brain, all in the name of safety research. Car safety testing has been going on for years now, with the use...

Ford and AT&T team up to wirelessly connect new Ford Focus Electric

03/24/2011, Ford and AT&T have come together so that the latter will be able to offer the built-in wireless connectivity for the new Focus Electric hatchback. Ford engineers/programmers have managed to churn out the pretty comprehensive MyFord Mobile application...

Ford to debut SYNC system across Europe

03/03/2011, Ford recently announced that they will debut their SYNC system in Europe where the 2012 Ford Focus is concerned, which means its current language range will also multiply more than sixfold from three to 19. Originally launched in the US back in 2007, it...

2012 Ford Focus calls for an ambulance if you crash

03/01/2011, During Ford’s keynote at CeBIT this year, CEO of Ford, Allan Mulally unveiled a new feature of the upcoming Ford Focus that will launch next year. Called Sync Emergency Assistance, the service will come free with every Ford that has Sync installed....

Blind man drives around Daytona International Speedway

01/31/2011, When you mention Daytona International Speedway, chances are you would think of high speed thrills and spills, but last Saturday saw an exciting event unfold that didn’t involve any race – Mark Riccobono, legally blind since the age of 5,...

Next generation Ford Focus will be eco-friendly

01/31/2011, Ford has just unveiled some new details about their upcoming Ford Focus that will run on electricity. The car will feature EcoMode, a software program that monitors how drivers drive their vehicle and tries to help them reduce their fuel consumption. The...

Dealers offering MyFord Touch tutorial sessions for owners

01/21/2011, To many of us tech-loving folks, fiddling with the new MyFord Touch system isn’t too big a deal, since the controllers allow you to navigate through simple, color-coded menus and such. Of course, there are other folks who are having trouble adapting to...

Ford MyKey system update limits vehicle’s top speed further

12/31/2010, Most modern cars these days come with an electronic speed limiter – no doubt to prevent you from maximizing the full potential of your car’s engine. Of course, there is also another good reason for that, which is to prevent you from flooring...

Ford SYNC Destinations app arrives for iOS and Android devices

12/29/2010, Ford owners out there might want to take note that the company has released its first mobile app, dubbed SYNC Destinations. The app was developed by SYNC TDI traffic information provider INRIX, giving SYNC owners the convenience of sending upcoming...

Ford allows parents to censor teens’ car radio

12/29/2010, Being a parent is a heavy responsibility, and among those include leading and guiding your soon-to-be nest leaver in the right path of life. You not only have to make sure they mix with the right crowd, but also ensure they listen and watch the correct...

Ford SYNC AppLink Now Available For 2011 Fiesta

12/22/2010, When it comes to doing things while driving, one of the ideal ways would be to use voice commands, and if you’ve been dreaming of controlling Pandora with your voice, you’re in luck. The 2011 Ford Fiesta now supports the Ford SYNC AppLink...

New Ford Focus gets plenty of Sony love within

11/17/2010, Ford has teamed up with Sony to bring HD Radio digital broadcasts and iTunes Tagging capability, coupled with an exclusive 355-watt audio system – a true blue standout in its market segment, leaving others playing the catch up game. This new Ford...

2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 goes faster with special TracKey

11/12/2010, You might think that the 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 is already an above average muscle car on its own, but it can go even faster if you decide to drop additional clams for the red-colored special TracKey. Whenever you kick the Boss 302 into life using the...