Ford Technology

Ford is first to test driverless cars in fake city 1

The future is here. Ford has beaten other carmakers and tech companies to be the first to test out their autonomous technology on the streets of a fake city. Video from Ford Media’s YouTube account. The purposefully built city, called Mcity, is spread over 130,000 square meters. Designed by the University of Michigan and the(…)

Ford is joining the social conversation 0

The social media revolution… for your car. Ford’s connectivity system SYNC AppLink welcomes a new app that allows drivers to get their social media fix in a “safe and stress-free way”. Joining forces with social media application Meople, users will be able to access and control their social communications via their smartphone. Social media is(…)

Ford to invest $1.8 billion to make its Chinese cars smarter 0

Ford Motor Company announced on Monday its plans to invest $1.8 billion into developing a new generation of smart cars for its Chinese market. The money will cover research into smartphone connectivity, autonomous driving, and other technologies over the next five years. The move comes as a result of the sales drop in China, thanks(…)

The Ford GT makes a stunning apperance in Detriot 0

When the Ford GT rolled into Detroit, everyone took notice. Producing a powerful 592 BHP from its superb V6 EcoBoost engine, the supercar his managed to catch the attention of almost everyone throughout the automotive world. All eyes are on the GT as the Detroit Motor Show prepares itself for one of its best shows(…)

More than 300 jobs to be created at Ford Dagenham 0

Ford has announced that they will create 318 new jobs at their Dagenham factory. The plans come after a £190 million investment for low carbon engines. Production at the Dagenham plant is increasing. The funding will be pushed towards more low carbon diesel engines are in demand for Ford cars and vans. £8.9 million of(…)

Ford Ecosport 1.0 Ecoboost Titanium Review 0

This particular Ford model is the alternative to the 1.5 Ecosport 1.5 litre diesel. Some experts were not particularly fond of the diesel version, so is the petrol version any better? The car was inspired by the idea of the ‘Ford One’, a strategy to make all models adaptable for all worldwide car markets. Initially,(…)

Ford planning to extend their green range 0

Ford is planning to release a range of bespoke green vehicles. The next generation of vehicles will represent Ford’s rival to car’s such as the BMW i3 and the Nissan Leaf. Currently the Focus hatchback electric is on sale for £28,500 with a £5,000 Government grant. It has an impressive 110 mile range.  The company(…)

Will the Ford GT come back in 2016? 1

The Ford GT is absolutely stunning and unique car. All enthusiasts would love to see a new version on our roads once again. Rumours from the United States suggest that this could be made into a reality. As Ford are reaching it’s 50th anniversary of the victory at Le Mans. If any car was to(…)

The Ford Fusion is the green car for 2012 0

Over in America, the Ford Fusion has managed to secure a green car of the year award from the Green Car Journal in 2012, enhancing its prospects and potential. The Ford Fusion is now the least expensive model to ever win the award. In the past, electric and hybrid cars have been way over priced(…)

The new MyFord smart phone App 0

Ford has created a new smart phone app that goes hand in hand with the brand new Ford Focus electric. Ford has revealed its functionalities, with many of the automotive press praising the app. The MyFord Mobile app will be made available to all three smart phone operating systems, the iOS, Blackberry OS and Android.(…)