The multimedia system Ford SYNC 3 is incorporated in the equipment of three of the larger models of the brand. The Ford Mondeo, Ford S-MAX and Ford Galaxy already have this latest-generation equipment, which provides a greater connectivity and new possibilities thanks to its compatibility with the standards Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
The new Ford SYNC 3 can be operated via simple voice commands: after pressing a button, we can say that we look for parking or do we need to take a coffee, for example, and the system will take care of it, locating nearby points as parkings, gas stations, coffee shops, hotels or airports.
of course, SYNC 3 can also be controlled through your 8-inch touch screen. The system will have their own applications through AppLink which can be controlled by voice, as AccuWeather, String or Top 40, and thanks to its compatibility with Android phones or iOS to current their capabilities are expanded even more. In addition, your software may be improved in the future through Wi-Fi, using simple OTA updates.
it is Not the only novelty in regard to equipment and technology that debuted in the Mondeo, S-MAX and Galaxy: from now on, these three models also incorporate the system, ‘Keyless Entry’ series in the finished Titanium, which allows access to the vehicle and start the engine without taking the key out of the pocket, detecting its presence.
finally, the diesel engine 2.0 TDCi -with 150 HP or 180 HP, in combination with the automatic change Powershift dual-clutch six – speed also gets an update that improves its efficiency, homologando lower consumption and pollutant emissions up to 7% lower. In the case of the Ford Mondeo 2.0 TDCi, these values now depart from the 4.6 litres/100 km and 120 g/km of CO2, depending on the body and size of tires.