Ford in China 0

Ford has spoken of China’s current traffic crisis, saying that they should embrace electric cars. More and more Chinese cities have become over crowded with congestion and Ford has urged the Chinese Government to implement measures to prevent it. A staggering 350 million people are expected to move to Chinese cities over the next twenty(…)

The Ford Fiesta Magnet 0

Ford has made their Fiesta a lot faster over in South Africa. Their limited edition Fiesta Magnet model will have just 75 units made, being made available last month in November. The car is the whole package. It has strong performance credentials, a nicely designed interior and extra exterior styling elements attached. Under the bonnet(…)

Can the MKZ help Lincoln? 0

Lincoln, Ford’s luxury brand has to set their sights on self-driving technology.  Considering that road safety fears are rife across the United States at present, Lincoln’s latest attempt will help to ease fears. The MKZ is being hyped up. Lincoln is currently struggling and has been for many years, with their reputation not quite what(…)

The Ford Focus ST in South Africa 0

The Ford Focus ST is expected to make a great impact over in South Africa. It will be against the popular models of the Volkswagen Golf GTI and the Renault Megane RS.  The third generation of the ST looks to be quite a fantastic vehicle. The four cylinder 2.0 litre EcoBoost engine will be the(…)

The Ford Figo redesigned in India 0

The new Ford Figo has been redesigned in its home market of India. According to the American car giant, the new redesigned model has up to 100 new changes. Ford will be hoping their new revitalised model helps turn the fortunes of their brand in India following months of disappointing sales. Michael Boneham, the Ford(…)

A look back at the Ford Focus ST at the 2012 SEMA show 0

The Ford Focus ST made a huge impact at the 2012 SEMA show. We were lucky enough to see five different heavily customised ST Hatchbacks at the event. Steeda, Cosworth and Galpin have all contributed towards the vehicle’s modifications at the SEMA show. Each model was powered by 2.0 litre EcoBoost engines, a very special(…)

Ford closures, the effect on the UK economy 0

Ford’s closures throughout the UK are sure to affect the automotive industry in a very negative manner. 1,400 jobs are set to go at Ford. The recent announcement made headlines throughout the UK. Despite Britain overcoming a double dip recession, the news that Ford are certain to cut around 1,400 jobs has brought a sour(…)

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(…)

Ford Fiesta achieves 108.78 MPG 0

The Ford Fiesta has managed to achieve an outstanding 108.78 MPG in a recent “real world challenge”. The car took part in the SLD Automotive/Shell FuelSave MPG marathon where it managed to record the tremendous score. Its Econetic 1.6 TDCi allowed the Fiesta to come first in the event, winning by six MPG. Andrew Marriot(…)

Ford’s energy saving carbon fibre bonnet 0

Ford is always looking at ways of making their cars and production more efficient and environmentally friendly. This time round Ford has announced that they have developed a prototype carbon fibre bonnet. You have seen them on modified sports cars, being of a black colour. Carbon fibre bonnets are nothing new and out of the(…)