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2011 Ford Fiesta Comes With A Special USB Drive And Application

06/24/2010, New owners of the 2011 Ford Fiesta are in for an interesting experience when they receive their car, as they will receive a special USB drive along with the car. Plugging it into the car’s USB port will give them a 19-minute tour of the features...

Ford SYNC AppLink Brings Android And BlackBerry Apps To Your Car

04/20/2010, Ford has just announced SYNC AppLink, which is a downloadable software upgrade for Ford SYNC systems, which seem to be quite popular. The update offers hands-free voice control of popular applications for BlackBerry and Android devices. The first car from...

Ford SYNC Hits The 2 Million Mark

03/24/2010, Ford is currently purring over the sales figures of its Ford SYNC, as the company’s popular voice-controlled communications and infotainment system has now been installed on more than 2 million Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles. Making the deal...

Ford Sync Turns Your Car Into WiFi Hotspot

12/21/2009, Ford’s next generation of Sync systems will have a rather useful feature, built-in Wi-Fi. With that in place, you’ll be able to share a 3G connection with a driver-defined white list of devices. You’ll need to bring your own 3G card of...

Panasonic Completes Bid For Sanyo

12/10/2009, You might have read some previous news on Panasonic pushing for a majority stake in Sanyo, and now the much-delayed 403.8 billion yen ($4.6b) deal has been completed. With Sanyo’s top 3 shareholders agreeing to sell part of their shareholdings for a...

Frictionator Ford F650 gets jet engine

11/19/2009, The street-legal Frictionator Ford F650 is no ordinary Ford as it comes equipped with a General Electric J85 Jet Engine, making it the fastest street legal jet truck in the world – or so it is self-proclaimed in that manner, as the afterburner does...