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New 2015 Ford Focus senses skids before you do

The 2015 Ford Focus reportedly can sense potential skids before they happen, rather than waiting until a skid starts to apply stability control …

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Ford Focus RS "Drift Mode" explained

The Geneva auto show brought confirmation that the new Ford Focus RS will feature what the company is calling 'drift mode'. This immediately …

Ford Partners With WeChat Developer Tencent To Meet In-Car Technology Demand In China

Close<p>Ford wants Tencent to bring the developer's hugely popular chat app WeChat to the company's cars in China.<p>WeChat is the country's most prevalent …

Ford's foldable e-bike pedals itself when your heart rate goes up

At CES in January, Ford outed its "Smart Mobility Plan" to make transport easier using a combination of cars and electric bikes. Today at MWC, it just revealed the bike part of that with its "Handle on Mobility" experiment consisting of two employee-designed e-bike prototypes and an app. The …

Ford's experimental e-bikes connect with car and rider

The MoDe:Me and MoDe:Pro are the result of a competition run amongst the company's employees with the aim of finding e-bike designs that could make a …

Ford announces electric bike project to make city journeys smarter

The automaker's e-bike experiment has debuted at MWC 2015.<p>Ford's prototype electric bicycles have been debuted at Mobile World Congress as part of …

Ford launches e-bikes at mobile show

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Ford's smart e-bicycles point the way with vibrating handlebars

BARCELONA — Bicycle enthusiasts who are also gadget lovers got their fix of excitement Monday at Mobile World Congress, as Ford brought a pair of …

The Ford Focus ST Is Fun Even When You Have A McLaren In Your Garage

You might think that with the unusual circumstance of having a McLaren 650S in my garage, I would have no time for a humble hatchback that costs …

Ford revs up new auto-tech facility in Silicon Valley

PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Ford Motor Company is enlarging its beachhead in the battle for connected-car customers.<p>The Detroit pioneer announced today it was opening a new Research and Innovation Center in this high-tech hub, whose mission is to develop a range of technologies that will appear across the …

Ford Opens New Silicon Valley Research Center Led By Former Apple Engineer

Ford is ready to get a little cozier with the tech industry. In an event today, Ford took the wraps off its brand new research center located in the Stanford Research Park.<p>At the 25,000-square-foot facility today, Ford CEO Mark Fields was there to made it clear the car maker was hunting for the …

Ford accelerates tech efforts with new Silicon Valley lab

Ford wants you to know that it's more than just trucks and cars. It wants to be seen as a technology innovator too. Of course, the Detroit automaker has long had a friendly relationship with technology, what with its Sync infotainment platform, its support for third-party apps and, obviously, its …

Watch Ford engineers and designers gush over the incredible new GT

It'll be many months before we see the new GT on streets, but Ford's new supercar — which was just announced at NAIAS in Detroit — is going to get plenty of screen time leading up to the launch. That's thanks in part to Microsoft, which has partnered with Ford to make the GT its "cover car" for</i> …

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The next 10 years in car tech will make the last 30 look like just a warm-up

“It’s difficult to make predictions, especially about the future.”<p>Sure, it’s a wry remark about the accuracy of superfluous prognostication but that …