Use your voice to control some of your favorite mobile apps while driving. Available on select Ford vehicles, SYNC AppLink63 lets you choose apps from your supported smartphone using voice commands and radio buttons on your steering wheel.27 SYNC AppLink is available on 2013 Focus, Fiesta, E-Series, Expedition, F-150, Super Duty,® C-MAX, Fusion and Mustang.
SYNC AppLink is compatible with select smartphone platforms. Click here to find which mobile devices and versions of applications are available. To add to your enjoyment, new apps are continually added.
SYNC® AppLink™ lets you conveniently access certain apps on your phone and control the apps with simple voice commands. Find out how easy it is to enjoy some of your favorite apps with SYNC AppLink.
SiriusXM Internet Radio
Ford and SiriusXM Satellite Radio34 are pleased to offer a six-month trial subscription to the Sirius All-Access Package for Ford owners who purchase a new satellite-equipped vehicle after June 17, 2013.
With the All-Access Package, you’ll get every premium channel available on your satellite radio in your vehicle – plus access to SiriusXM internet radio on your computer, smartphone, tablet and more.
And now you can enjoy personalized entertainment on SiriusXM internet radio with MySXM and OnDemand, when connected to SYNC® AppLink™63 in your Ford. MySXM is an innovative new feature that lets you customize most music and comedy channels, so you can hear more of what you want and less of what you don’t. Just say “MySXM.”
With SiriusXM On Demand, you can replay thousands of hours of premium music, sports, talk, comedy and entertainment programming on your time. To play a favorite episode, just say “favorite shows” and “play episode”.
Learn more about SYNC® AppLink,™ including easy-to-use voice commands for SiriusXM MySXM and SiriusXM On Demand.
New ad-free Pandora and Pandora Premieres experiences for the rest of the year
Ford and SYNC®53 AppLink are pleased to offer ad-free Pandora listening for the rest of the year.63 Enjoy uninterrupted, commercial-free music and comedy and new albums weekly on Pandora53 Premieres – the awesome new station that allows users to enjoy on-demand access to early releases from a variety of artists before they go on sale.
Pandora is personalized radio that plays music and comedy you'll love. Create up to 100 stations featuring hundreds of music and comedy genres ranging from Dubstep to Smooth Jazz to Power Workout. If you like a song, simply say "thumbs-up." You can get to your saved stations, skip a song or play a different track using simple voice commands.27 And on Pandora Premieres, enjoy unlimited skipping power to select the tracks you want to hear form the latest album releases. Click here to learn more about SYNC AppLink and Pandora, including easy-to-use voice commands. Read more about Pandora Premieres at pandora.com/premieres.
Tune into iHeartAuto53, Clear Channel’s free, fully integrated digital radio service featuring more than 800 live radio stations in 150 U.S. cities. Create your own artist-based Custom Stations. Use simple voice commands to find "saved stations," create new Custom Stations, fine-tune them using the discovery settings or "like" a song by saying "thumbs-up."27 You can say "skip song" to bypass a song and scan live radio stations to discover new stations coast-to-coast. Create your own iHeartAuto account using Facebook or an email address so you can save stations and share your favorite music.
With Spotify, it’s easier than ever to find the right music for every road trip. Just log into your Spotify Premium account and connect your device to SYNC AppLink. With simple voice commands, you’ll have easy, hands-free access to all your music, playlists and Spotify radio stations.27,63 Say “play starred” to access the songs you can’t get enough of and even launch playlists sent by friends just by saying “yes” to play.
Enjoy the world’s live music, sports and sounds. With simple voice commands, TuneIn connects you to your favorite music, sports, comedy and talk radio.27 Just say, “explore genre” and TuneIn will provide a universe of musical options from oldies to punk. Say, “explore location” and your radio dial will tune to local stations from around the world. Thousands of stations and podcasts are at your command.
With millions of songs and albums, hundreds of expert-programmed stations and endless personalization, Slacker53 gives listeners access to some of the world’s best music and entertainment – anytime, anywhere, commercial-free. With custom commands like "I love this" and "this rocks," personalizing your experience is easy. Create your own stations or let Slacker’s music pros entertain you with more than 400 expert-programmed stations covering almost every imaginable genre or mood. Personalize their experience with news, talk and sports from ABC, ESPN and more.
Get unlimited music in your vehicle with Rhapsody and SYNC AppLink.63 This is your new music collection, complete with millions of songs, entire albums and artist hits spanning the decades. This is more than just radio. This is the power to play exactly the songs you want, wherever you are, ad free. Listen offline too. Think of a song, say it and play it.
Amazon Cloud Player
Your music. Everywhere. Play music from your Amazon Cloud Player library in your vehicle with SYNC Applink.63 Stream songs, albums and playlists from the cloud or listen to music you already have on your phone.27,63
Aha Radio (by Harman)
Aha organizes your favorite Web content (Internet radio, audio streams, personalized hotel and restaurant searches, weather, audiobooks, social feeds and more) into radio stations, making it easy to instantly access some of your favorite content on the go, all with simple voice commands through SYNC AppLink. 27,63
Listen to the soundtrack of Boston’s workday. Use simple voice commands to tune into MAGIC 106.7.27 All day, enjoy music, news, weather, plus relaxing half-hours of Soft Rock. At night Bedtime Magic helps you unwind from one busy day while you get ready for another. It’s the longest-running and most successful local nighttime show in America.
105.7 WROR plays the classic hits of Boston. The station’s legendary Loren & Wally Morning Show has become a Boston broadcasting institution. Loren Owens and Wally Brine have been waking up Boston with news, information and laughter for over 25 years. The weekday lineup includes the At Work Nation with no repeats and fewer interruptions and the Doyle and Devereaux show in the afternoon.
Country 102.5 WKLB
For the best of country and variety, try Country 102.5 WKLB. We play the best of popular, award-winning artists. It’s what people expect when they tune in, and it’s also what has made Country 102.5 the Country Music Association Station of the Year in 2012.
RADIO 92.9 is about more music and less talk. The music is a mix of alternative rock including ‘90s artists, ‘80s favorites and the best of the newest music today. The music is presented in a fast-moving, uncluttered environment without DJ interruptions.
WCSX 94.7 FM
WCSX 94.7 FM is Detroit’s longest-running classic rock station and the soundtrack of the Boomer Generation. WCSX’s heritage is highlighted by its well-known veteran Detroit air staff including Doug Podell, Karen Savelly, Ken Calvert and Steve Kostan. Innovative programming including Overeasy and the Motor City Blues Project puts WCSX in a class of its own.
WMGC 105.1 FM
The Today’s 105.1 FM is an Adult Contemporary station for Detroit, featuring today’s hits and yesterday’s favorites. 105.1 provides the perfect at-work blend of music. From longtime air personality Chris Edmonds in the morning to Mitzi Miles mid-day, Today’s 105.1’s personalities are well-known and well-respected.
WRIF 101.1 FM has been Detroit’s rock station for more than 40 years. WRIF’s music bridges generations of rock and rollers by blending past and current music. Listen to “everything rock,” get the latest rock news, Detroit concert listings and more. WRIF’s enduring formula for success includes an emphasis on high-profile personalities, great music and community involvement.
105.5 WDHA is Jersey’s Own Rock Radio! Playing New Jersey new and classic rock for over 25 years, WDHA has long been a trend setter in rock radio. From classic rockers to introductions to the future of rock and roll, WDHA appeals to the lifestyle of New Jersey rockers and is truly “Jersey’s Own Rock Radio.”
WRAT 95.9 FM the Rat, features cutting-edge, guitar-driven rock music in a custom-blend with the best rock music of all time. WRAT rocks the Jersey shore and is “Your nine in a row rock station.” Nine songs per hour without commercial interruption.
WMGK 102.9 FM
WMGK 102.9 FM is Philadelphia’s exclusive classic rock station for Baby Boomers. Music is the centerpiece of the station with core artists from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s. Classic Rock 102.9 is as much a part of Philly as cheesesteak.
WMMR 93.3 FM is one of the true brand-names in radio, launching with “underground” rock in 1968. Today, WMMR maintains the tradition of playing proven rock artists along with plenty of new artists. In Philadelphia, start the day with Preston & Steve. WMMR is the station that “means more rock!”
95.7 BEN-FM features pop music that spans 30 years and breaks the radio rules. BEN-FM reflects the tastes and lifestyles of Philadelphia, playing a variety of music that sounds like your audio device on shuffle, only a lot more fun.
The 100.3 Sound FM Classic Rock
100.3 FM The Sound is all about the music. That means having a big music library so that songs repeat less, digging deeper on Triple Play Thursdays, albums sides every night at 11, having fewer commercials, DJ's who know the music and have a say in what they play.
Glympse is the easy way to share your location with whom you want, when you want and for how long you want, in real time, with voice commands through SYNC and information heard through the vehicle’s speakers.27 No sign-up or need to be part of a social network. Just download the app and start sharing with those who matter most, and keep others updated on your location without texting or calling. Glympse with SYNC AppLink63 gives users quick access to their favorite Glympses as well as allowing them to send a custom Glympse to those they share with most.
With available SYNC® AppLink™, you can use your voice to control a variety of mobile apps in your vehicle. Ford SYNC® Destinations, available for iPhone® and Android™ devices, is an app for active SYNC Services subscribers that allows faster downloading of turn-by-turn directions, searched destinations and traffic information. To find out if SYNC Destinations (powered by INRIX) is available for your mobile device, check your app store.27,43,53,63,129
Please note: SYNC AppLink is available on select models and compatible with select smartphone platforms. SYNC AppLink is not compatible with MyFord Touch. Commands may vary by phone and SYNC AppLink software.
Scout by Telenav
Discover and navigate the world around you hands-free with Scout by Telenav.27 Let Scout be your daily personal navigator for customized information on what to do, where to go and how to get there. Powered by Telenav’s award-winning turn-by-turn navigation, Scout helps keep you informed about your commute times, real-time traffic, speed-trap alerts and alternate routes to help avoid jams. Simply connect Scout to SYNC® AppLink and use voice commands such as “drive to work” or “gas station" to get turn-by-turn directions or to connect to a business.27,63
Easily integrate AT&T Navigator into your vehicle for total control of your journey. You can get turn-by-turn directions announced through the vehicle’s sound system, commute times and traffic updates when using AT&T Navigator with available SYNC AppLink. The system allows you to search over 19 million point-of-interest destinations by voice commands,27 such as “restaurant” or “shopping.” You can also search for and navigate to gas stations with the lowest prices.
Your Navigator Deluxe from U.S. Cellular®
U.S. Cellular select Bundled Data Plan customers using Your Navigator Deluxe on Android-OS phones can now connect to available SYNC AppLink and tap into the premium-featured navigation app powered by TeleNav.63 Simple voice commands provide GPS turn-by-turn directions and more.27 Use the search function to locate a particular destination or categorized points of interest near your current location. Get real-time audio and visual traffic updates, look for gas stations with the Fuel Finder function and use a personal commute prompt like “drive to home” to connect to the routes you frequently use.
MLB.com At Bat®
Connect with the award-winning iPhone®48 and iPad®48 app, MLB.com At Bat,® with available SYNC AppLink.63 Use simple voice commands to access a world of baseball info.27 Get instant access to live radio broadcasts for every MLB game, home and away – including the entire postseason. Preview upcoming games, get schedules and even get up-to-the-moment inning and score updates. With At Bat® and SYNC AppLink, it’s easy to keep track of all the MLB action, wherever the road leads you.
97.5 The Fanatic
97.5 The Fanatic is the flagship station for the Philadelphia 76ers and the Philadelphia Flyers and home for some of the most passionate sports-talk hosts around. ESPN’s Mike and Mike in the Morning, Tony Bruno and Mike Missanelli are only a part of the action, as they are joined by the most passionate fans in America. Together, they make 97.5 The Fanatic a vibrant and exciting radio station.
Get the news when you want it, the way you want it with the USA TODAY iPhone® app now featuring full audio with available SYNC® AppLink. With simple voice commands, you can access, navigate, search and listen to all of the USA TODAY headline content you love via a hands-free experience. Hear the latest headlines from categories like News, Money, Sports, Life, Tech and Travel. Play, pause, skip or go back within and between stories to customize your listening experience even further. With USA TODAY's iPhone app48 with audio, staying engaged with America’s conversation on the go has never been this easy or enjoyable.
The Wall Street Journal
Get the interactive radio and video news app from The Wall Street Journal. WSJ Live brings you live news on-demand and radio programming in your vehicle. Stay on top of the latest in news, elections, markets, tech, opinion and lifestyle. Navigate through WSJ Radio hands-free with voice and steering wheel commands using available SYNC AppLink.27,63
Enjoy the ultimate portable NPR® News53 experience with available SYNC AppLink.63 With simple voice commands or steering wheel controls, you’re in the driver’s seat with customized listening. Hear the latest NPR newscast, stream local news and music from stations across the nation, or play your favorite programs like Morning Edition, Car Talk and Wait Wait … Don't Tell Me! You can pick stories by topic from 20 popular categories including politics, music and health. Or create playlists to hear stories in any order – listen right away or later on.27
Stitcher Smart Radio
Stitcher Smart Radio53 lets you use simple voice commands to instantly play your favorite shows.27 Just say "play station." Enjoying what you're hearing? Simply say "favorite this." "Stitch" together your favorite shows to create your own customized playlist for a seamless helping of entertainment. Choose from more than 5,000 shows in news, comedy, sports, talk and entertainment from brands as diverse as NPR, CNN, Fox, BBC World Service and more. Discover new shows based on your past listening preferences with "Stitcher recommends." After you collect favorite shows, the process becomes entirely automatic. Fresh episodes are added as they become available.
Kaliki Audio Newsstand
You know those magazines and newspapers that you subscribe to? Do you have time to read them all? The Kaliki Audio Newsstand application provides you the same content from your favorite publications in audio format with real human voices. Use simple voice commands, choose the publication that you'd like, and the top stories are played back instantly while you drive.27
96.9 News Talk
News Talk 96.9 is Boston’s FM news and talk station. WTKK is the source for instant reaction to current events. Intelligent, topical talk is the cornerstone of 96.9. Mornings start with New England’s own talk team Jim Braude and columnist Margery Egan, continuing with the candid Michael Graham. Afternoons feature Doug Meehan, followed by nationally recognized Michael Smerconish. News Talk 96.9 is an important destination for national and local people of influence to share their views.
WBT News Talk 1110 AM/99.3 FM
News Talk 1110 WBT is a Charlotte institution and the country’s second oldest radio station. Live and local, WBT covers news, weather, traffic and more. Start the day with Charlotte’s Morning News. Your afternoon begins with The Brad and Britt Show, followed by John Hancock and Jason Lewis. WBT is the Flagship Station for the Carolina Panthers and broadcasts the Carolina Tarheels.
The Link 107.9 WLNK-FM
107.9 The Link is Charlotte’s only adult contemporary radio station full of personality. The Bob & Sheri Morning Show is syndicated to more than 40 markets. Middays with Kelly McKay are followed by the Matt & Ramona afternoon show. The Link is the only FM station in Charlotte that communicates with listeners who call in to discuss everything from relationship issues to entertainment gossip.
Allergy Alert, powered by pollen.com, supplies information on the seasonal effects of pollen to millions of people with allergies. Allergy Alert is an IOS smartphone-enabled application that helps you keep one step ahead of allergens. With simple voice commands,27 you'll get information on the local pollen level, as well as other seasonal environmental factors such as asthma risk, ultraviolet presence and cold/cough prevalence.
BeCouply- coming soon
BeCouply* helps couples have epic social lives. The BeCouply iPhone®48 app is now compatible with available SYNC AppLink,63 allowing you to access the best nearby date ideas right from your vehicle. Use a series of simple voice commands to discover date suggestions – from brunch to bowling – as well as great neighborhood gems where you can do each one. With BeCouply and SYNC AppLink, it's never been easier to "tune in" to amazing dates.
ROXIMITY Location Based Discounts
Available SYNC® works with ROXIMITY to provide offers while you’re inside your vehicle.27 Just press the VOICE button and say commands like “find nearby deals” or “entertainment deals,” and offers will be delivered to you when you’re nearest the places you love. Drivers can personalize their offers in various categories like lunch, shopping, spa and salon. The ROXIMITY app is like having a cool friend who always knows where the great deals are, sending customized offers based on your past purchases, loyalty and interests.