Ford's updated Sync taps into drivers' phonesWed, 04, Jan 2017
'Intuitive' Sync 3 makes Ford dealers' lives easierMon, 28, Mar 2016
The rollout of Ford Motor Co.'s new Sync 3 connectivity system has significantly reduced the amount of time and effort that dealers must spend teaching consumers how to use it, the head of the Ford National Dealer Council said.
Tech-savvy teens help buyers learn how to use car featuresMon, 24, Aug 2015
Teenagers' addiction to their smartphone may be annoying to parents and teachers, but it makes them perfect candidates to work for Quirk Ford. The Massachusetts dealership employs high school students to teach its customers how to use the technology in their vehicles.
Ford's Sync 3 debut, vehicle launches are out of syncMon, 27, Apr 2015
The 2015 Ford Edge has been on sale for only a month, but it's already about to be out-of-date. Ford Motor Co. plans to start rolling out Sync 3, its replacement for the MyFord Touch infotainment system, starting this summer.
Ford cleared of technology patent infringement, jury rulesFri, 27, Mar 2015
Chevrolet's Teen Driver safety feature to debut on redesigned MalibuTue, 24, Mar 2015
Chevrolet says Teen Driver is the first feature in the industry to offer what is essentially a report card that allows parents to view on a display how their teens drive. Teen Driver automatically mutes the radio until the front seat belts are fastened. Parents can set the radio's maximum volume to a lower level and select a maximum speed between 40 and 75 mph, which activates a visual warning and audible chime if exceeded.
Ford taps Microsoft to handle wireless software updatesTue, 17, Mar 2015
Ford vows not to rush Sync 3Mon, 19, Jan 2015
In announcing Sync 3 last month, Ford Motor Co. said only that it would come to market starting in the 2016 model year, without saying exactly when or in what vehicle. That's a change from five years ago, when it unveiled MyFord Touch. Joe Hinrichs, Ford's president for the Americas, said the company won't make that mistake again.