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Ford Awards TomTom Global Traffic Service Deal for Next-Generation SYNC Connected Vehicle System


Detroit, USA – WEBWIRE
Fordís all-new Mustang Mach-E electric vehicle and the all-new F-150 to include TomTom Traffic
Fordís all-new Mustang Mach-E electric vehicle and the all-new F-150 to include TomTom Traffic

TomTom (TOM2), the location technology specialist, has been awarded a global multi-year deal to power Fordís next-generation SYNCģ with its real-time traffic service. Fordís all-new 2021 F-150 pickup and the soon to be delivered all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV are the first Ford vehicles available with the technology.

TomTom Traffic provides accurate, real-time traffic information, which will keep Ford drivers informed and can help them reduce their travel time. TomTomís traffic service processes over 70 million driving hours every day, derived from billions of de-identified data points. By updating its big data every 30 seconds, TomTom can predict traffic before it even happens.

ďAutomakers choose TomTom Traffic for its accuracy, freshness and reliability,Ē said Antoine Saucier, Managing Director, TomTom Automotive. ďFordís decision to include TomTom Traffic in its new SYNC connected vehicle technology is another step towards our vision of a world free of congestion.Ē

TomTomís real-time traffic service is available in 79 countries around the world, powered by over 600 million connected devices. The service is used by car manufacturers, app developers and enterprises across a range of mobility applications.

About TomTom

TomTom is the leading independent location technology specialist, shaping mobility with highly accurate maps, navigation software, real-time traffic information and services.

To achieve our vision of a safer world, free of congestion and emissions, we create innovative technologies that keep the world moving. By combining our extensive experience with leading business and technology partners, we power connected vehicles, smart mobility and, ultimately, autonomous driving.

Headquartered in Amsterdam with offices in 30 countries, TomTomís technologies are trusted by hundreds of millions of people worldwide.

www.tomtom.com


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