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Ford looks into algae as fuel source

10/04/2010, It is said that the world will go to war over water in the future, where wars are already been fought over oil today. Well, there doesn’t seem to be any slowing down in the purchase of vehicles in developed as well as emerging economies, which means...

Stearus 2000 looks to be self-sufficient

09/10/2010, Check out this neat looking vehicle – it has been called as the Stearus 2000, where it will not win any drag racing championships or drift competitions, but what it offers are definitely out of line for most people’s expectations, including...

Ford Customizes Cars Using WiFi

08/26/2010, Using the same technology on its Ford SYNC system that allows drivers to create a mobile WiFi hotspot within Ford cars, automaker Ford is now using that same WiFi tech to customize cars off of the assembly line. WiFi transmitters at an assembly plant can...

AJ Is A Ford Fiesta That Tweets

07/22/2010, With so many devices out there getting hooked up to Twitter nowadays, it shouldn’t be too surprising to hear of AJ, which is a 2011 Ford Fiesta which is being tested by Ford engineers and has been hooked up to Twitter. The reason behind this is to...

MyFord-enabled cars feature Do Not Disturb button

07/08/2010, Just when you thought a “Do Not Disturb” sign can be found only in motels and hotels, Ford has other ideas by introducing a Do Not Disturb button in MyFord-enabled cars. Pressing the button allows you to block incoming calls and text messages...

Ford Curve Control safety feature set to debut later this year

06/28/2010, Ford’s Curve Control ups the ante when it comes to vehicle safety, where it will debut later this year on the new unibody 2011 Ford Explorer. This is made possible through the clever use of the Roll Stability Control and accelerometer in order to...

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 Brings Google Maps Directions Into Car

06/09/2010, Folks who own late-model Ford vehicles that are equipped with SYNC, Traffic, Directions and Information(TDI) should be happy to hear that they will soon be able to plot out their routes using Google Maps on their home computer, and have the turn-by-turn...

Ford Fiesta ready to tweet its way on the road

05/17/2010, Hmmm, could there be new laws drawn up that specifically prevents drivers from tweeting while they’re behind the wheel? Ford is about to roll out a range of Twitter-equipped Ford Fiestas that will be released across the US, sporting a computer...

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...

Drive a Ford from the third person perspective

04/08/2010, Does a third person perspective ring a bell with you when it comes to playing video games such as Sin City? Well, “Rooster Teeth” has come up with a real life equivalent, where this is made possible thanks to rigging a Ford with a third-person...

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...

2010 Ford models come with iTunes tagging

12/29/2009, A handful of 2010 Ford models will feature a factory installed HD Radio receiver that in turn allows users to tag the iTunes with the push of a button. This allows users to download the song onto their iPod or iPhone at a more convenient time, with a...

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...