Ford Motor Company joins top-ranked Nike and Amazon along with technology companies such as Apple and Google as the only full-line automaker recognized in Fast Company’s 2013 Most Innovative Companies annual rankings. Why? Quite simply, Ford has been on a roll for a while.
Ford Motor Company excels with innovative features already available in Ford vehicles available at your local dealership. The extremely successful SYNC connectivity system which enables drivers to stay connected with the latest mobile technology using voice commands so that hands stay on the wheel and your eyes are alert to potential dangers.
2013 Ford Fusion
The all-new 2013 Ford Fusion offers one of the industry’s most complete suites of advanced driver assist systems, including adaptive cruise control and the Lane Keeping System in an affordable midsize family sedan.
Ford EcoBoost Engines
Engines equipped with EcoBoost technology are designed to deliver power consistent with larger engines, while achieving approximately 20% better fuel efficiency and 15% reduced emissions than comparable engines. Ford sees EcoBoost as an affordable and versatile alternative and intends on using it extensively in future vehicles.
Ford Future Development
Ford researchers are also hard at work on future systems including a driver workload estimator to help drivers manage stressful situations on the road.