Ford Models

Ford recall 10,000 Escape SUV’s 0

Ford has announced that they are to recall more than 10,000 Escape SUV’s following safety fears. The problem stems from the carpet on the driver’s side. All recalls of vehicles began on July the 23rd.  Ford reported that there have been no incidents or accidents stemming from the carpet problem. The main issue is that(…)

Ford increases production at their Chennai plant 0

Ford has expanded their plant in Chennai, India to up the engine production figures to 340,000. That represents an increase of 36 per cent with 80,000 extra engines able to be developed. A total of $72 million was invested in the expansion. The facility has been revamped into a major engine production factory. In just(…)

Ford doing better than expected with EcoBoost engines 0

Ford is over achieving and over hitting targets with their EcoBoost engines. Originally America’s second largest automotive company were hoping to sell approximately 1.5 million engines by the year 2013. It has been confirmed that Ford are now way on track to beating that figure and will sell in excess of 1.6 turbocharged EcoBoost engines.(…)

Ford B-Max production already started in Romania 0

Ford has begun the production of the upcoming B-Max in Romania. 60,000 models are expected to be created in the country by the end of the year. Stephen Odell, the CEO of Ford Europe has said “This is a great day for Ford Motor Company, our Craiova manufacturing facility, and for Romania. This is a(…)

Music streaming of the highest class with Ford 0

Ford has combined with MOG Sync AppLink to bring about top class music streaming. Ford fans and owners over in the United States will be delighted to hear the news. Access to over 15 million tracks! Their new music system will deliver an on-demand music service available to Ford AppLink users. The Ford Sync in(…)

Brigitte Richardson taking Voice Recognition to a new level 0

Brigitte Richardson, Ford’s speech systems lead engineer has explained how the company’s speech recognition system is set to become more technological. No issue of background interference According to Miss Richardson, Ford’s voice system will be able to train itself to understand voices despite the interference of background noise within the vehicle. She said “It learns(…)

Ford Fiesta ECOnetic 0

The new Ford ECOnetic 1.0 litre will cost between £8,350 and £13,590. We take a look at the car today and reveal if it is worth the price tag or not. Excellent economical values The car is all about its outstanding economy. It is able to achieve a staggering 85.6 MPG and hit emissions of(…)

Ford to concentrate on SUVs in China 0

Ford is implementing a clever strategy throughout the Chinese automotive market. They understand that the current trend and best sellers are sports utility vehicles. Building SUV’s in China Ford wants to heavily concentrate on SUV’s for the world’s largest car market. Ford want to go as far building two of them in China according to(…)

Ford Focus Zetec S 1.0 Ecoboost 0

The Ford Focus Zetec 1.0 Ecoboost promises to be one of the economically friendly vehicles on the market. It will go on sale for a price of £19,195, but is it worth it? Inside the cabin Inside the cabin there is a plenty to be admired. The equipment list includes Torque Vectoring Control, a Bluetooth(…)

Ford’s Dagenham plant 1

Ford’s Dagenham plant is perhaps its most famous site across the UK as well as Europe. During the factories heyday there were a total of 34,000 employees, back in 1960. A total of 340,000 cars per year were produced. In 1996 the 10 millionth Ford was built. No one would have expected what was to(…)