From Le Mans to Goodwood – Ford GT race car ready for festival

After competing in Ford’s triumphant return to the Le Mans 24 Hours,  the #66 Ford GT race car will be hitting the track for a somewhat shorter sprint at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed. The Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team’s #66 Ford GT will be driven by Dirk Müller, who was behind the wheel […]

We did it!

Fifty years after our legendary GT40 race cars notched up their historic victory, our new Ford GT race Car took the chequered flag as the overall GT winner of the 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours. The #68 Ford GT of Sébastien Bourdais, Joey Hand and Dirk Müller crossed the finish line first to spark amazing […]

Could the way you drive save you money?

Are you a good driver? We are exploring how people who perform well behind the wheel could qualify for reduced travel costs – using a new prototype smartphone app. Designed to work in a similar way to fitness and exercise apps, the app helps to incentivise drivers to accelerate steadily and steer smoothly, and calculates […]

Uncovered: Craziest Le Mans Facts

LIVE BLOG: Return to Le Mans

50 years ago, the Ford GT40 stunned Le Mans winning 1-2-3,  victorious in a clean sweep, creating history for Ford. Today we race again.   Follow us as we provide live updates from Le Mans 24 Hours, 2016. Follow updates on social with #FordLeMans or stream on-board cameras from all four vehicles at www.fordperformance.tv   Morning […]

The big race build up

  Taking three weeks, 40,000 bricks, and a whole lot of patience – it’s the LEGO Ford GT race car. A third the size of the real thing, the LEGO version will be on display at the Le Mans 24 Hours race on 18-19 June alongside a model of the classic Ford GT40 – a […]

Europe’s Greatest Driving Roads

It is 330 kilometres long, has more than 100 amazing corners, and offers some of the most incredible thrills and views in Europe. Ford has compiled the definitive list of “Europe’s Greatest Driving Roads”. Each one was carefully chosen after a rigorous, year-long research and ranking process by a team that covered a total of […]

It’s a (bubble) wrap!

We’ve taken the unboxing craze and supersized it with our newest car – the Ford KA+. Watch YouTube sensation Lewis Hilsenteger and “Gavin & Stacey” star Joanna Page take on a 4-metre long box – and hundreds of metres of air-cushion packaging. “This is the biggest unboxing I have ever done! I was not aware […]

The KA+ is our big new small car

Big on space, fun and technology – the KA+ is our new five-seater car. Taller than our popular Fiesta small car, the KA+ has more legroom for rear passengers than any other car of its size – and enough space for two large suitcases in the boot. It is available with our Ford SYNC voice-activated […]

Cheeky test ensures you’re sitting comfortably

From a 21-stone American football player to an 8-stone woman, we have enlisted more than 1,000 volunteers of all shapes and sizes to make sure our new front seats are just right. Two-and-a-half years in the making, the new F-Gen 2 seats were also subjected to 10,000 hours prodding and pushing from a state-of-the-art robot […]

Meet our first new ST-Line models

We are introducing a new range of cars inspired by our acclaimed Fiesta ST and Focus ST performance models. Launched with the new Fiesta ST-Line and Focus ST-Line, the ST-Line range offers sporty styling and powerful and efficient engines including our award-winning 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine. Models will also offer sport suspension and body styling; […]

Best little engine “Oscar” for EcoBoost

Our mighty little 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine has done it again – winning the “Best Engine Under 1-0-litre” category at the 2016 International Engine of the Year awards. Despite increasing competition for the prize, the 65 judges from across 31 countries picked the 1.0-litre EcoBoost as their winner for the fifth year in a row. Previously, […]