all-new 2017 Ford GT

All-New 2017 Ford GT Features Lightweight Gorilla Glass

“Gorilla Glass” is a special type of lightweight, scratch-proof glass typically used in smartphones. Now, you might start seeing it used in our vehicles at Titus-Will Ford. The all-new 2017 Ford GT supercar will be the first to enjoy the new tech. Ford teamed up with Corning Inc. to develop a unique, hybrid glass that will be used for the car’s windshield, rear engine cover, and bulkhead. The glass is…

SYNC Connect technology

Ford Improves SYNC Connect Technology with Pivotal Partnership

Ford is teaming up with Pivotal, an innovative software company, to enhance its connected vehicle services through SYNC Connect technology. Their partnership will last three years, during which they will work toward taking Ford toward “the next level in connectivity, mobility, autonomous vehicles, the customer experience, and data and analytics.” In other words, you can expect greater and better technology to arrive to our cars at Titus-Will Ford faster than…

driverless cars

Ford First to Test Driverless Cars in Specially-Designed Fake City

A lot of technology brands, like Google and Apple, are vying to be the first producers of mainstream autonomous vehicles, but it’s Ford who is making the biggest strides right now. Ford is now the first to test their driverless cars in a specially-designed fake city built by the University of Michigan, named “Mcity.” The purpose of Mcity is to allow the makers of driverless vehicles to test and challenge…

Christmas fun around Tacoma

Have Some Christmas Fun Around Tacoma!

The state of Washington is the best place to be around the holidays, and once you’re in Tacoma, it gets even better. Here’s our favorite ways to have Christmas fun around Tacoma. First, you’ve got to take the time to check out Zoolights at Tacoma Point Defiance Zoo. Zoolights runs from November 27th to January 3rd. Be sure to plan a visit to enjoy over 500,000 lights, delicious hot coco,…

Ford Adhesive Technology

Ford Adhesive Technology Draws Inspiration from the Gecko

Ford looks for inspiration to improve its vehicles in a variety of places. Recently, Ford looked toward the animal kingdom for answers to improved technology. The automaker found its answers in the form of an unlikely source. According to a Ford press release, Ford adhesive technology draws inspiration from the gecko. That’s right. A gecko. The gecko might be a little lizard; however, its ability to stick to nearly any…

snacks perfect for camping

5 Snacks Perfect for Camping Trips

Fall is the perfect time to hit the road and explore the great outdoors through camping in Tacoma. However, all that exploring can really build up an appetite. Luckily, there are some delicious recipes to make during your camping excursion. We’ve compiled a list of 5 snacks perfect for camping trips. S’mores First and foremost on the list, S’mores are a camping trip staple! There’s nothing quite like gathering around…

SYNC AppLink Developer Conference

MyStreetCred Winning App At SYNC AppLink Developer Conference

No one would argue against the fact that technology has revolutionized the in-car experience. It seems like just yesterday that our console was dominated by a gigantic 8-track deck. Now that same piece of real estate is taken up by a large touchscreen through which we can use our favorite smartphone features, often with voice commands. There have been some bumps in the road, of course. Early infotainment systems were…

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hits the Trails

In preparation for the all-new off-road oriented 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor to hit the market next year, Ford is putting it to the test (again). Not long ago, we saw an F-150 Raptor prototype being tested in the extreme desert heat and sand in California. Now, the Raptor is hitting the trails of northern Michigan. Ford calls the new F-150 Raptor the “toughest, smartest and most capable Raptor ever.” Touting…

Rock Then Roll 4 UR School

Ford’s Rock Then Roll 4 UR School Fundraiser Kicks Off

Ford has announced that its popular fundraiser, Rock Then Roll 4 UR School, is partnering with the well-known classic rock band, Foreigner. This year, schools in select states will have the opportunity to rock out with the band at select Foreigner concerts, and in turn earn money for their music programs. In order to qualify, high school choirs will need to submit a video of their choir performing the classic…