Mud, snow, gravel… and carpet?

All manner of hazards await the all-conquering M-Sport Ford Fiesta WRC rally car in this year’s World Rally Championship – but that’s nothing compared to the obstacles the new model from the LEGO® Speed Champions range might face. Made with 203 pieces, including a choice of dirt or tarmac wheel trims, the LEGO car comes […]

Is the first kiss the sweetest?

The date has gone well but now you are sitting in your car about to say goodnight to the other person. Should you or shouldn’t you move in for that first kiss? It’s a tense moment that many of us have been through, when butterflies flutter in your belly and your heartrate paces. You try […]

Could this be the world’s most fun road?

How far would you travel in search of the perfect road?   After naming seven of Europe’s Greatest Driving Roads, we’ve expanded our search to bring you a bucket-list blast from China – a lost track in the mountains of Guizhou province.   Climbing 350 metres in just over four kilometres, and with a dizzying […]

The ultimate Ford Performance showdown

It’s the ultimate track showdown: Eight models from the Ford Performance global line-up pushed to their limits on a circuit together for the very first time. All eight Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Team drivers took time-out from a pre-season Ford GT race car tyre test to shoot. Andy Priaulx, Harry Tincknell, Olivier Pla and Stefan […]

Hot hatch cabbie gives best school run ever

As far as school runs go, Evald Jåstad’s son Martin enjoys a twice daily trip that takes some beating – a 16-kilometre round-trip to his local nursery through breathtaking Scandinavian scenery in a high-powered hot hatch.   This is the first job of the day for cabbie Evald Jåstad who plies his trade in a […]

Sports car takes on kissing – and wins

Forget romance, fine dining or an epic boxset – new preliminary research reveals that driving a sports car on a daily basis is among the best ways to boost wellbeing and fulfilment.   The study measured “buzz moments” – peak thrills that play a vital role in our overall wellness – as volunteers cheered on […]

Ranger Black Edition makes light work in world’s darkest town

Longyearbyen on the island of Svalbard in the Arctic Circle is shrouded in darkness for 110 days of the year. Sub-zero temperatures and a lack of light make the roads treacherous, but add avalanches, crevasses, glaciers and polar bears and it’s easy to see why there’s real danger for the 2,400 inhabitants as they go […]

Back in the saddle with Team Sky

After a successful season that included a Tour de France win and finishing 2017 ranked as the number one team in cycling’s world tour, Team Sky is still determined to improve.   And to help them stay at the front of the pack, we are adding Mondeo ST-Line wagons featuring our advanced All Wheel Drive […]

2018: The Year of Engineering

2018 is officially the Year of Engineering! The UK government begins its yearlong campaign supporting the engineering profession and recruiting the next generation of engineers. Beginning on January 15th and led by the Departments for Transport, Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, Education and the Ministry of Defence, the Year of Engineering seeks to address the […]

Ford at CES 2018

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is the world’s largest gathering for the technology industry, bringing together more than 170,000 visitors and 3,900 exhibitors – making it the perfect place for our CEO, Jim Hackett, to set the tone for our vision of the future in the show’s opening keynote speech.   That vision […]

Bee know-how helps keep valuables safe

The humble beehive has inspired our engineers to develop the “Honeycomb Shelf” – a lightweight, secret boot shelf with a strength-to-weight-ratio stronger than steel.   Developed for our new EcoSport SUV and designed to conceal valuables that may be fragile, the adjustable shelf can support loads of more than 300 kg – heavier than three […]

Are you on Santa’s ‘naughty’ list?

Want to know if you’re on Santa’s naughty or nice list this year? Thanks to our latest festive stop motion film, now is the time to find out. Going interactive for the first time, Mental Block and his Fiesta WRC car are at your command. Get to a decision point in the imaginary world and […]