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Ford sells its 5-millionth vehicle with SYNC: that’s a lot of media-savvy cars

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They grow up so fast, don’t they? It was almost six years ago that we saw Ford SYNC step into the world, and the automaker has just handed the keys to the owner of the 5-millionth SYNC-capable vehicle. While we haven’t been told what model had the distinction, the milestone represents another million SYNC cars, SUVs and trucks than we saw in May last year. The most striking aspect between then and now may just be the shift in focus (pun entirely intended) — where we started off just happy to hook up our Zunes in a world of CD changers, we’re only content today if we can control seemingly every mobile app known to humanity through a touchscreen. Ford might not want to look too fondly at its rear-view mirror, however, lest an abundance of technology-laden competition close in too quickly.

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Ford sells its 5-millionth vehicle with SYNC: that’s a lot of media-savvy cars originally appeared on Engadget on Tue, 06 Nov 2012 06:04:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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