Waze App Now Available in Ford Vehicles Equipped with SYNC 3
(MANILA, Philippines) – The world’s largest community-based traffic and navigation app which you can use via iPhone will be brought to the public by Ford and Waze. For Ford SYNC 3 equipped vehicle owners around the world, reaching your route has never been this easy with the WAZE app.
This app is based on real-time traffic and has a navigation service on the touch screens of Ford vehicles through is SYNC® AppLink®. It’s controllable through voice command. This enables SYNC 3-capable Ford users to faster traffic routes, better fuel price locator and traffic accident reports. This app can be used worldwide using Ford SYNC® AppLink®. You can just connect your iPhone to the SYNC 3 ready vehicle and link the app directly to the vehicle touch screen using WAZE app.
Customers will find it easy to connect and view images on larger display with Ford SNYC Applink. It also comes equipped with voice guidance thanks to its vehicle speakers and microphone system. This is a highly recommended app if you’re always on the go since you would want to know the accuracy of your expected time of arrival in your destination. The app also has route support which can be used when there are high-occupancy vehicle lanes so there’s a chance for better navigations.
The executive director of connected vehicle platform and product Don Butler narrated that users will be happy since the bigger screen is an added benefit for this team-up.
Jens Baron, product lead, in-car applications of WAZE said, “We’re excited drivers of Ford SYNC 3-enabled vehicles will now be able to use Waze for iOS right from their dashboard, getting access to features like planned drives, alternative routes, talk to Waze voice commands and more.”
WAZE’s effectiveness can be considered a group effort because it collects information from its users about driving directions and traffic updates. Users are encouraged to share road reports like accidents in an area, hazard and route changes.
People will really benefit from the app and through it safe and smooth ride can be achieved.
WAZE can be accessed from a SYNC 3 ready Ford vehicle. You need a SYNC 3 software version 3.0 or higher which is installed in your vehicle. You’re required to have IOS 11.3 and you’ll need to download the Waze app on that phone. Go to ford.com for a detailed instruction and go to Ford owner page so you can update your SYNC 3 software with the latest version.