Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category

2019 Ford Edge Aces IIHS Safety Testing with Top Safety Pick Designation

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

2019 Ford Edge IIHS Safety Ratings and Top Safety Pick Award

After receiving a series of new safety advances, the 2019 Ford Edge comes home with a sterling report card and Top Safety Pick award from the IIHS. See how this midsize SUV exceeds industry standards when we look through the 2019 Ford Edge IIHS safety ratings and its new Top Safety Pick designation. (more…)

Guide to Using Ford Pre-Collision Assist

Monday, September 9th, 2019
Ford Pre-Collision Assist warning in MID

How to Turn Ford Pre-Collision Assist On/Off

With the intelligent Pre-Collision Assist system quickly spreading through the Ford lineup, drivers are given an extra line of defense against unexpected road hazards. Learn how to turn Ford Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking on/off or check out this Ford-produced video guide for a more in-depth look into how the system works. (more…)

Guide to Using Ford Adaptive Cruise Control

Friday, June 7th, 2019
Ford Focus on road with Adaptive Cruise Control graphic

How to Use Ford Adaptive Cruise Control

Available on nearly all current Ford vehicles, Adaptive Cruise Control makes everyday driving easier by eliminating the need to constantly readjust cruise control speed. The intuitive system automatically adjusts speed to maintain a set distance from slower-moving vehicles ahead. Once traffic speeds up, the system operates like normal cruise control, returning to your designated speed. Learn how to use the Ford Adaptive Cruise Control system when we cover setting cruise speed, adjusting gap distance and more in this feature guide! (more…)

Using Ford Active Park Assist for Parallel and Reverse Perpendicular Parking

Monday, May 13th, 2019
Ford Active Park Assist SUV parking graphic

How to Use Ford Enhanced Active Park Assist

Life’s full of tense moments already. Now drivers can do away with the nerve-racking stress of city parking with Ford’s Enhanced Active Park Assist system. Learn how to properly use Ford  Active Park Assist for parallel and reverse perpendicular parking in this complete feature guide. (more…)

How Do I Enable the Lane- Keeping System in My Ford Vehicle?

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
Ford Lane-Keeping System graphic

How to Set Up the Lane-Keeping System on Your Ford Vehicle

Introduced for the first time in 2012, Ford’s Lane-Keeping System provided a much-needed solution to the problem of unintentional lane drifting. Five years later, this innovative driver-assistance feature is now offered standard on many Ford models as part of the Ford Co-Pilot360™ suite. Keep reading to learn how to set up the Lane-Keeping System and adjust its settings on your own Ford vehicle. (more…)

Which 2019 Ford Models have Co-Pilot360?

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
2019 Ford SUV Lineup

Complete List of 2019 Ford Models with Ford Co-Pilot360

Since its debut in 2018, Ford Co-Pilot360 has grown to a diverse suite with more than a dozen driver-assistance features. Varying portions of this massive package can be found available on each 2019 model. Check out what active-safety features you can find available on each Ford vehicle with this complete list of all 2019 Ford models with Ford Co-Pilot360.


What Safety & Driver Assistance Features Are Available on the 2019 Ford F-150?

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
2019 Ford F-150

2019 Ford F-150 Safety & Driver Assistance Features

Known for its powerful engines and unmatched towing ability, it’s no surprise that the Ford F-150 reigns as America’s best-selling pickup. On top of that incomparable strength, the 2019 F-150 goes above and beyond with an advanced set of safety and driver assistance features that give drivers more control behind the wheel than ever before. Check out for yourself what safety and driver assistance features you can find on the 2019 Ford F-150. (more…)

How Does Ford Co-Pilot360 Work: Pre-Collision Assist and Automatic High Beams

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
Ford Co-Pilot360 Radar Graphic on Vehicle

How Do Ford’s Pre-Collision Assist and Automatic High Beams Systems Work?

With more than 6 million automobile accidents taking place in the United States annually, vehicle safety is more important than ever. That’s why Ford made Co-Pilot360, an advanced suite of driver-assist technologies crafted to create a safer driving experience. The suite comes loaded with five standard safety features, including automatic emergency braking, lane keeping assistance, blind spot monitoring, automatic high beams and a rearview camera, plus an array of available features. Get a sneak-peak of some of the technology behind the features with this overview of the Ford Co-Pilot360 suite’s Pre-Collision Assist and Automatic High Beams systems.


How Does Ford Co-Pilot360 Work: Lane-Keeping System and Blind Spot Information System

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
Ford Co-Pilot360 Radar

How Do Ford’s Lane-Keeping and Blind Spot Information Systems Work?

Whether you’re a self-proclaimed bad driver or just looking for some added security behind the wheel, Ford Co-Pilot360 gives drivers a safer way to get from point A to point B. The suite comes loaded with five standard safety features, including automatic emergency braking, lane keeping assistance, blind spot monitoring, automatic high beams and a rearview camera, plus an array of available features. Interested in the technology that’s behind it all? Learn about how some of these systems function in this overview of the Ford Co-Pilot360 suite’s Blind Spot Information and Lane-Keeping systems.



What Safety Features Are Available with the 2019 Ford Explorer?

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
2019 Ford Explorer by Roadside Waterfall

2019 Ford Explorer Safety Feature Overview

The 2019 Ford Explorer is a highly versatile SUV that’s absolutely brimming with user-friendly technology features. No, we’re not just talking about touchscreens and Wi-Fi compatibility. This tech-savvy trailblazer brings with it a variety of safety technology offerings that’ll have you more secure and at ease behind the wheel. Keep reading to learn about what standard and available safety features are offered on the 2019 Ford Explorer. (more…)