Here's The Replacement For Ford's Hated MyFordTouch Infotainment System

Clunky, badly designed and poorly performing infotainment systems have caused some of the biggest hits to automakers' quality and reliability rankings over the past few years. Perhaps chief among them was Ford's MyFordTouch, one of the most loathed systems on the market. » 12/11/14 12:41pm 12/11/14 12:41pm

Gas Prices Drop, SUV/Truck Sales Increase, Americans Forget History

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 11/04/13 9:28am 11/04/13 9:28am

Car Infotainment Systems Continue To Piss People Off

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 10/25/13 9:39am 10/25/13 9:39am

People Hate Ford's Infotainment System So Much They Plan To Sue Ford

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 7/18/13 9:09am 7/18/13 9:09am

The 2013 Ford F-150 Is The 2012 F-150 With More Sync

Ford introduced the 2013 Ford F-150 today, and aside from a slight change to the grille, it looks a lot like last year's model. But take heart, Blue Oval engineers — truck buyers are statistically more likely to buy your truck than anyone else's, so in Ford's case, status quo seems to be sexier than planned… » 6/04/12 12:30pm 6/04/12 12:30pm

Consumer Reports gives the new Ford Explorer thumbs down

Erstwhile testers at Consumer Reports say the new Ford Explorer "still doesn't compete" with the best of the bigger crossover vehicles like the Volkswagen Touareg and Toyota Highlander Hybrid, calling it "noisy" and complaining MyFord Touch is "overcomplicated and distracting." » 5/10/11 1:15pm 5/10/11 1:15pm

We Spend Three Minutes With MyFord, Never Look At Road

Our roving CES reporter spent a few minutes playing with the new MyFord/MyLincoln infotaintment system. Designed to present a massive amount of info without distracting the driver, as you'll see at around 2:43, we're not sure it accomplishes its goal. » 1/08/10 10:00am 1/08/10 10:00am

MyFord, MyLincoln Touch Systems Re-Establish Ford Techno-Wizard…

Just when everyone else was catching up to Ford's standard-bearing infotainment system, the propeller heads in Dearborn have unveiled their next-generation human machine interface, and based on what we've seen it's really, ridiculously good. » 1/07/10 12:01am 1/07/10 12:01am