Ford Technology

A history of the Ford Escort – from Mk1 to Mk7 (Mark 3) 0

Our look back at the various guises of Ford’s much loved Escort continues with today’s fond recall of the third edition of the line-up. First hitting the roads as Margaret Thatcher took up residency at Number Ten; the Mk3 remained in production until 1986. Mark III (1980 – 1986) It’s fair to say the third(…)

Ford’s future strategy focuses on trucks and vans 0

Ford is looking to the future. Despite being one of the world’s leading manufacturers of extremely popular, high profit cars and trucks, the Blue Oval is planning a strategy to ensure it remains relevant at the forefront of motoring for years to come. Earlier in September, several Ford executives started to outline the company’s new(…)

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(…)

Ford has patented a shrinking car 0

In an interesting quirk of an idea, Ford has designed a small car that can be made even smaller. The carmaker has filed a patent for a car that folds, according to Autoblog. The idea behind the design is to create minimalistic transport alternatives for crowded and congested megacities, such as those currently expanding rapidly(…)

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.(…)

Ford reveals interesting and weird car tech ideas 0

Most car makers are investing huge amounts of time and money into the development of smarter, self sufficient vehicles, but it’s fair to say that not all automotive innovations need a complete overhaul of the car’s systems. In many cases, the car itself doesn’t even necessarily need to be changed. Nowhere is this truer than(…)

Ford reduction in investment shows need for Brexit deal – says Skate 0

Following production cuts at the Ford engine plant in Bridgend, environment secretary Ken Skates has stressed the need for Britain to keep free trade with Europe after Brexit. Production of its new generation of petrol engines is set to be halved at the facility in South Wales. Skates has demanded assurances regarding the security of(…)

The Ford GT Dealership 0

The Ford GT is an amazing car which has gained worldwide attention for all the right reasons. It looks amazing and will definitely be able to perform amazingly too. The vehicle has gained so much attention that there was an application list created for potential owners. Even with a huge deposit alongside a $400,000 price(…)

The F-150 Pick-Up 0

Back in May, Ford released the technical statistics for the next generation F-150 pick-up. Since that time, many people have been extremely excited, us included.  But with these already excellent statistics, Ford has already managed to get people into more an even bigger frenzy. This has been accomplished by releasing updated statistics. As you can(…)

Ford’s New Super Duty 0

Ford’s F Series have been an important part of the company’s history. First manufactured in 1948, the series has gone on to be Ford’s bestselling vehicles since 1981 and the best selling pickup truck in the United States since 1977. Considering that the pickup truck is extremely popular in the United States, it is a(…)