- Ford will make several technology-related announcements for China, the world’s largest market for both automobiles and mobile devices
- Ford will be the only automaker in the Connected City exhibition, a key part of Mobile Asia Expo, the largest and most prestigious mobile conference in Asia
- In the Connected City, visitors can experience how to Drive Connected through Ford’s leading in-car connectivity and driver-assist technologies
SHANGHAI, China, June 17, 2013 – Ford Motor Company will bring a full suite of smart technologies to Mobile Asia Expo, demonstrating its leadership in elevating the connected driving experience for consumers.
At Asia’s most prestigious mobile conference, Ford will make several exciting technology announcements. In addition, the Blue Oval will be the only automaker participating in the Connected City exhibition during Mobile Asia Expo. At the Connected City attendees will be able experience what a connected city life means first-hand.
“Mobile Asia Expo is the perfect platform for Ford to demonstrate why we are a world leader in developing smart technologies which make the driving experience for our customers not only easier, but also safer,” said John Lawler, chairman and CEO, Ford Motor China.
“We live in a world where consumers demand to be always connected, no matter where they are. At Ford, we are constantly looking for ways to develop driver-connect technologies in our vehicles which not only keep them connected while behind the wheel, but do so in a very simple, safe and personalized way.”
Visitors to the specially designed GSMA Connected City exhibition will experience the future city streets where everything intelligently connects and where driving is smarter, easier and safer with Ford’s latest in-car connectivity and driver-assist technologies. Several Ford vehicles will be available to test drive, including the all-new Ford Mondeo, the all-new Ford EcoSport, the all-new Ford Kuga and the Ford Focus ST.
Mobile Asia Expo will take place between June 26-28 at the Shanghai New International Exhibition Center. Visit the Ford at Mobile Asia Expo and the Expos Connected City in Hall N1 H01 and between Halls N1 and N2 respectively.