Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

What standard entertainment features come on the 2020 Ford EcoSport?

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
2020 Ford EcoSport driving down city street

2020 Ford EcoSport Entertainment Technology and Features

The Ford EcoSport is the brand’s smallest SUV and boasts competitive fuel economy, capable performance and intuitive technology. The 2020 EcoSport comes in four different models—S, SE, Titanium and SES. The Ford EcoSport entered the 2020 model year with several updates to its entertainment technology. Let’s go through the entertainment technology features and specs on the 2020 Ford EcoSport below!

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What Kind of Advanced Technology is on the 2020 Ford Explorer?

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
2020 Ford Explorer parked in front of flower covered building

2020 Ford Explorer Advanced Technology and Entertainment Features

One of the main aspects that people look at when shopping for a new vehicle is technology. Technology on modern vehicles includes functions like advanced safety features, entertainment technology and more. There is a wide variety of technology available in 2020 models, but few systems are equipped to match the technology on the Ford Explorer. Like other Ford models, the Explorer is home to Ford Co-Pilot360™, a SYNC®3 audio system and other innovative technology. Let’s go through the technical specs on the 2020 Ford Explorer.

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Which Models have Ford Co-Pilot360™?

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019
2020 Ford Explorer driving down snowy road from exterior front drivers side

Ford Co-Pilot360™ Features on 2020 Ford Models

We see advanced driver assistance and safety features popping up on nearly all 2020 models. Ford Co-Pilot360™ is the advanced technology suite created by Ford. In our last post, we established what technology is included in Ford Co-Pilot360™, so now we can move on to which 2020 models have the advanced driver-assistance and safety suite. There are 12 2020 Ford models that have Ford Co-Pilot360™ technology as either standard or available technology. Let’s go through the specific advanced features on the Ford EcoSport, Escape, Expedition, F-150, Fusion, Explorer and Edge below.

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What Features are Included in Ford Co-Pilot360™?

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
2020 Ford Explorer from exterior front with text to right that says "What Features are Included in Ford Co-Pilot360?"

Ford Co-Pilot360™ Technology Explanation

Ford Co-Pilot360™ is a suite of advanced technology that works to keep the vehicle, driver, and passengers out of harm’s way. There are a wide variety of features included in Ford Co-Pilot360™, but they vary from vehicle to vehicle. To learn more about the technology included in Ford Co-Pilot360™, continue reading below.  

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Does an Electric Engine Work in Cold Weather?

Friday, September 6th, 2019
Close up of a car with the hood up

Technology is always advancing. Every year things seem to get smarter, faster, and even more incredible. Cars are full of technology features that get more advanced each and every year. Things need to be constantly improving to keep up in this technological race. If it’s not bigger and better than last year, then why bother?

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What are the 2020 Ford Super Duty engine options?

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
Red 2020 Ford F-250 Super Duty parked in a snowy wood.

Engine Choices on the 2020 Ford Super Duty

In addition to its new look and new options, the 2020 Ford Super Duty boasts an all-new available engine. On top of this, its old engines are getting refined and revitalized to bring back even higher numbers than the already ridiculous stats they boasted for 2019. Let’s look at what we know about the 2020 Ford Super Duty engine options. (more…)

What is Ford FX4 and how is it different from 4×4?

Saturday, April 27th, 2019
2019 Ford F-150 hauls a big camper through a field.

Why Some Trucks Say FX4 Instead of 4×4

You may have seen a Ford truck drive by with the characters, “FX4” emblazoned on the side. You may have wondered, “what’s the deal with that? Are they spelling out the first “four” and then just putting in a number for the last, so it comes out to something like ‘Four by 4’?” Well, that’s a good theory, but… not exactly.  (more…)

What comes with the Ford Safe & Smart Package?

Friday, March 8th, 2019

2019 Ford Safe & Smart Package

The Ford Safe & Smart package is available for multiple vehicles, including the 2019 Ford Explorer and 2019 Ford Escape. This cutting-edge technology is a taste of the powers of self-driving cars to come. The Ford Safe and Smart Package boasts exceptional driver-convenience features* including rain-sensing wipers, auto high-beam headlamps, a Lane-Keeping System that helps detect and alert you to vehicle drift, and adaptive cruise control augmented by forward collision warning with brake support. (more…)

What are the Off-Road capabilities of the 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor?

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
A red 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor sits on a cliff in the desert with a pink sunset behind it.

Ford F-150 Raptor Boasts Impressive New Off-Roading Technology

Ford’s F-150 line has long been renowned for its off-roading abilities; nothing else in its wheelhouse compares in this all-important truck category. For its 2019 model, Ford is offering seven variations on the F-150. The 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor is a variation that specializes specifically in off-roading. Let’s take a look at what Ford has outfitted this beast with this year in order to blow away its already-massive off-roading expectations. (more…)

How to Use the Ford Inductive Wireless Charging Pad

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
Ford Knowing Your Vehicle Inductive Wireless Charging Pad Title and a Highway

Whether driving on your daily commutes or traversing the country on a cross-country road trip, it’s easy to stay connected to your world with the wealth of advanced connectivity technologies that are offered for new Ford vehicles. This includes the inductive wireless charging pad, which enables you to conveniently power-up your smartphone while on the go. To learn how to use the inductive wireless charging pad, view here. (more…)