Posts tagged "sync"

Photo Gallery: Ford Flex

Retro quirk. That’s how my sister describes the 2013 Ford Flex. And, when you think about it, that’s just about right. The elongated form and faux side paneling give it an air of a different age. But all the tech gadgets inside show the SUV’s true colors. My sister says retro, I say just plain... Read more »

Today's Rant: Hands-free mic in Ford Taurus

Today's Rant: Hands-free mic in Ford Taurus
Those of you who read me regularly know that I make no secret of the fact that I’m petite. In auto-speak, I am the fifth percentile female, which means I’m at the 5-feet-tall mark. So, I do occasionally have rants that might not apply to the 6-feet-tall among you. This is likely one of them.... Read more »

2011 Ford Edge: An SUV that doesn't like the cold?

2011 Ford Edge Sport after the 2011 Blizzard I got the Ford Edge test car at the beginning of Blizzard 2011. And I was thanking my lucky stars. All-wheel drive, heated seats, hands-free calling, weather updates, rear backup camera … The perfect car. And driving at the beginning of snowmageddon was awesome. People were spinning... Read more »

Made in Chicago

2010 Ford Taurus During my time in the Taurus, I spent a lot of time on the highway driving to and from Indianapolis. That’s between 7 and 8 hours of total seat time. And every single minute was perfectly comfortable. The seats afforded an excellent driving position for my petite frame, and even though it... Read more »