TodayApril 16, 2022

Ford’s connected services solutions technologies

Ford’s emerging technologies

Doug VanDagens, Ford’s director of connected services solutions, talks about Ford’s emerging technologies. VanDagens talks about SYNC app link growing to ten vehicles; the 2012 Ford Fusion, Ford Fusion Hybrid, Ford Fiest, Ford F-150, Ford F-150 SVT Raptor, Ford Super Duty, Ford Expedition, Ford E-Series and Ford Shelby GT500 join the Ford Mustang as Applink quipped vehicles.

What are the new in-car connected services that are coming out now, and in the next 18 months?

The current availability of SYNC-enabled apps are:

Pandora, Stitcher, and Openbeak. They are available on different devices so check first.

Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.