Teenagers may have a hard time ignoring a ringing phone while driving, so Ford will do it for them. Ford is making the Do Not Disturb setting a requirement for teen drivers using MyKey.
The Do Not Disturb setting is an anti-distracted-driving feature available on Sync with MyFordTouch or MyLincolnTouch. When selected, Sync automatically sends all incoming calls from a Bluetooth paired phone to voicemail, and stores new text messages for later viewing. Ford is giving parents the ability to make this option mandatory for their teen driver by adding it to MyKey.
Compared with adults, teens are more likely to speed and less likely to wear their seatbelts, which can be a deadly combination in an accident.… Read more