Category Archives: Smart Mobility

Ford’s Blueprint For Mobility: Innovating Intelligent Movement For All.

The Five Pillars of Ford Smart Mobility

Ford Smart Mobility is about people. It’s about helping people stay connected to their lives. Staying connected might mean finding a nearby restaurant while behind the wheel in an unfamiliar city, or using voice commands to control your favorite mobile app on the go. Or maybe it’s just a quick call to wish an old friend happy birthday. With SYNC and Ford AppLink, you’re more connected than ever before. Ford Smart Mobility is about finding new ways to get around. The world is becoming more crowded and old models of transportation are increasingly outdated. Getting around today means more than just personal car ownership: from ride-hailing apps to car-sharing programs, people today are rethinking what it means to own a car. Cities are becoming larger and public transportation is becoming more connected than ever before, and new mobility solutions are needed to make getting around convenient and sustainable for the future. Ford Smart Mobility is about changing the way the world moves, again. We’ve come a long way from the Model T, with semi-autonomous features available in Ford vehicles all over the world. And fully-autonomous vehicles are closer than you think: Ford will have the largest autonomous vehicle test fleet of any automaker this year. Ford recently initiated the first autonomous tests in snowy conditions, and is running tests in…

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SMART MOBILITY: Addressing Personal Mobility Challenges

Ford’s Smart Mobility Plan envisions how transportation will evolve by 2025 and beyond! We are working on leveraging technologies, developing novel business models and forging meaningful collaborations to be geared for the change. Check out what Ford is doing in partnership with App Developers to address challenges to personal mobility in Asia Pacific, and across the world. 25 global mobility experiments launched this year to test new ideas and address growing or increasing transportation challenges. The insights gained will shape Ford’s future investments. Find out more about Ford’s Innovate Mobility Challenge Series.

Ford @ CES, 2015: Introducing SYNC 3

SYNC 3’s more conversational speech recognition technology, a more smartphone-like touch screen and easy-to-read graphics will help millions of drivers connect with their lives and control their smartphone while on the road.