Ford Models

Ten facts you probably didn’t know about the Ford Fiesta 0

Doesn’t time fly? It seems like only yesterday that the first Fiestas were rolling off the production line and yet Ford’s iconic small car turned 40 last year. The Fiesta has long established its status as Britain’s bestselling car of all time; 2017 sees the launch of the Fiesta’s seventh generation. To celebrate, here’s ten(…)

Ford Galaxy tops sales charts for second month in a row 0

For the second consecutive month, the Ford Galaxy has topped the UK’s sales charts as the fastest selling car. The people carrier was the fastest vehicle off Britain’s forecourts in September, and October has seen the feat repeated. The Galaxy model is four years old, with a diesel engine and automatic gearbox, and took 11(…)

Ford Galaxy is fastest selling car of September 0

September saw the Ford Galaxy top the list of fastest selling cars in the UK, according to statistics released by Auto Trader. It particular, it was the 2012 automatic diesel that sold the fastest, on average lasting only 12 days between advertisement and sale. March and April’s fastest selling car, the 2014 Kia Sportage with(…)

Ford to launch five-door Fiesta ST 0

For the first time, Ford is to release the Fiesta ST as a five door version. In a move that will dramatically increase the small car’s practicality, the car maker has added several extra-door editions of the hugely popular hatchback. The five-door edition will be priced from £19,495 for the ST-2 (there’s no ST-1 version(…)

Fiesta to move upmarket as Ford reveals budget Ka+ 0

The Ford Ka has officially been discontinued from the company’s model range and replaced with the slightly larger Ka+. With prices starting at £8,995, the Ka+ is modelled on a global platform, manufactured in India and already available to buy in South America. The Ka+ has been extensively redeveloped at Ford’s proving ground in Belgium(…)

Self-driving car ‘coming in 2021’ say Ford 0

The president of Ford Motors, Mark Fields has announced at an event in Palo Alto, California, that his company intends to have a fully autonomous vehicle on the roads by 2021. The company’s budget, set aside for autonomous projects, is set to be doubled in order to help meet the ambitious ‘five years away’ deadline.(…)

Age means nothing as grandparents drift a hot hatch 0

In the States, it’s National Grandparents Day – a day of celebration we don’t do over here in the UK for one reason or another. In honour of the country’s grandparents, Ford decided to prove that when it comes to driving, age is merely a number. A selection of Ford engineers were given the opportunity(…)

Ford Mustang tops poll of Britain’s favourite performance car 0

The UK public has voted, and they have chosen Ford’s Mustang as their favourite performance car. The year’s sales to date show the car 60% ahead of its nearest rival. Technically defined as a sports car boasting 250bhp or more, the sales chart shows the high performance car clearly ahead of its nearest rivals, the(…)

Ford Focus RS driver drifts his way into a ditch 0

Ford’s new drift mode on the Focus RS has been widely praised despite accusations being levelled that it’s nothing more than a gimmick. One thing to become apparent quickly is, having drift mode doesn’t automatically make you a certified rally driver. Drifting the new hot hatch still requires a certain amount of skill, something the(…)

Fiesta at 40 – Ten facts you probably didn’t know about the Ford Fiesta 0

Doesn’t time fly? It seems like only yesterday that the first Fiestas were rolling off the production line and yet Ford’s iconic small car turns 40 this year. The Fiesta has long established its status as Britain’s bestselling car of all time and 2017 will see the launch of the Fiesta’s seventh generation. To celebrate,(…)