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Ford introduces SYNC 3 for a safe, distraction-free driving

By Nestor Domingo Jr - on 28 Aug 2017, 4:06pm

Ford introduces SYNC 3 for a safe, distraction-free driving

Ford Philippines has unveiled a solution in response to the concerns surrounding driving activities, especially with the advent of the Anti-Distracted Driving Act (ADDA).

Ford has the named the related function in their in-car connectivity platform SYNC 3. Succeeding from the company's previous generation solution, this all-in-system is packed with a variety of enhanced features from voice recognition system, a more intuitive smartphone-like screen, and a more-comprehensible graphical interface.

The vehicle brand has set up SYNC 3 with a much-enhanced voice recognition system that can operate various commands and actions as if it’s your virtual assistant on a smartphone. All one has to do is to press the voice button located on the steering wheel and give out the command.

Navigation will be a lot easier for most drivers without worrying regarding potential violations of the revised ADDA, as SYNC 3’s navigation feature is designed around one’s preferred routes and provides the driver traffic updates as well as weather conditions. That said, drivers are aided to keep their eyes on the road and hands on the wheel.

SYNC 3 also has its infotainment system which not just saves the driver from distraction and its repercussions, but also from boredom. It can be done by either Bluetooth connection or USB port and one can access the mobile device’s music library anytime.

“Safety is the top priority at Ford, that’s why we invest in safety features such as SYNC 3 to ensure that every driving experience for our customers and their passengers are safe,” says Rodel Gallega, vice president for marketing and sales, Ford Philippines. “We recognize that drivers are living a more digitally-connected lifestyle, that’s why we are harnessing the power of technology through SYNC 3 to keep their eyes on the road and hands on the wheel while staying connected and entertained.”

SYNC 3 can be experienced on selected Ford vehicles Focus, Everest, Explorer, Expedition, Mustang, and Ranger. Visit the website or your nearest Ford dealership for more information.