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How to Shift Transmission Gears With Ford SelectShift

What Is the SelectShift Transmission? 
Ford’s six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission gives drivers the option to manually shift gears without having to use a clutch. With Ford SelectShift, you can seamlessly transition from automatic shifting to a semi-automatic manual shifting. To get started, you first need to move your shift knob to Sport Mode (S) and then follow these steps:

Ford SelectShift controls

How to Use Ford SelectShift 
On Ford models that feature SelectShift controls on the steering wheel, simply pull the right paddle to upshift and the left paddle to downshift. On models that feature SelectShift controls on the shift knob, upshift…

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Ford to Debut Wi-Fi Hotspot on New 2018 Models

Ford recently announced that a Wi-Fi hotspot is coming to its lineup this fall! By providing Internet access through SYNC Connect, select 2018 Ford cars and SUVs will offer a new way for Houston drivers to stay connected.

Powered by AT&T’s 4G LTE network, the new hotspot will be able to support up to 10 devices at once, versus GM’s Wi-Fi hotspot which only supports up to seven devices at one time. An external antenna enhances signal strength, so users can access the hotspot when standing up to 50 feet away, too.

The signal isn’t just…

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Waze is Coming to Ford SYNC 3

Ford Sync 3 with Waze 

Ford Adding Waze App for Use Through SYNC 3 Interface

Ford has recently announced a new development in their use of navigation technology. The Waze is a popular app used by drivers on the road for up to date traffic conditions. It's a crowdsourcing app, and drivers share information as they see it while on the road.

Ford has made the decision to bring the Waze app to drivers in a more user-friendly way…

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How to Pair Your Phone with SYNC 3

Ford Sync 3

A New Experience with SYNC 3

There's a ton of new hardware and software for automotive computing technology that's making its rounds these days. With Android Auto making its debut and the ever-increasing demand for multimedia control on the fly, Ford has formulated a software solution that lets drivers conveniently and safely access their smartphone's controls without endangering themselves on the drive. This solution is known as SYNC.

The latest evolution in…

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2016 Ford Transit Is Perfect for Large Families

If you’re in the market for a new vehicle that offers plenty of room and style, then you’ll definitely want to consider the 2016 Ford Transit. Featuring a spacious interior, excellent visibility, comfortable seating and refined ride quality, this full-size van is just what you need to haul your brood around town in style and comfort.

Available as a passenger or cargo van, the Transit can be configured in a variety of ways…

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