The new 2015 Ford Focus features some of the latest technologies that make driving the car a thrilling experience. With these new Ford Focus Tech features, the barrier between car and functionality is no longer as distant as it once was. As a matter of fact, these new features revolutionize the way drivers interact with their vehicles. How, you ask? Read on!
SYNC with MyFord Touch – Through the SYNC with MyFord Touch system, you no longer have to push any buttons to be able to make calls or play music. With the help of this system, you can simply make hands-free calls and play any audio through simple voice commands. Additionally, you can wirelessly access your phone’s audio files or Pandora internet radio by saying ‘Bluetooth Audio’ to the system. Incoming texts will also be read to you in an audible manner so your eyes never have to leave the road. Easily access climate control through voice commands so that the system will adjust the temperature to your preference. Finally, 911 Assist helps connect your mobile phone to automatically dial 911 when you can’t.
Active Park Assist – Hate parallel parking? This will no longer be a hindrance with Active Park Assist. When activated, the system will help you scan the area for an available spot through the use of its built-in ultrasonic sensors. Once it has found a parking space enough to fit the car, you will be prompted to accept the feature’s assistance. All that’s left to do is control the shifts, acceleration, and brakes.
Available Intelligent Access with Push-Button Start – Compared to traditional car entry options, the 2014 Ford Focus Tech no longer requires you to physically use a key. Instead, you simply leave the key fob in your bag or pocket; basically anywhere within range of the car. To open the door, touch the inside of the front exterior door handle. To start the car, step on the brake pedal, press the start button, shift the car into gear, and go.
MyKey – MyKey enables you to program another key fob with personalized settings. Among the actions you can modify include top speed restriction, limiting audio system maximum volume, warning system for fuel tank, selection of speed alert chimes, and even Belt-Minder reminder that does not stop chiming until the seat belt has been buckled.
MyFord Mobile App – As a standard inclusion on the Ford Focus Electric, you can download MyFord mobile app to your smartphone and let it help you get remote charging status updates, locate your vehicle, find nearest charging stations, and also the most efficient route to recharge the vehicle. Other features part of the app include Tripminder, remote vehicle preconditioning, program charging, and remotely lock/unlock doors.
Focus ST EcoBoost Technology – The 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine on the 2014 Ford Focus ST produces 252 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque, as a result of the cool, dense charge brought about by the EcoBoost direct-injection technology. So while you get the best performance from a manual car of this lineage, you also get great fuel efficiency.
240-Volt Charging Station – AeroVironment provides a 240-volt home charging station with or without additional installation services. This available option is best for the 2014 Ford Focus Electric.
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