New Ford Mustang BULLITT for Europe Salutes Silver Screen Legend

It’s one of the most epic car chases in movie history.   Almost 10 minutes long, the iconic sequence in the Warner Bros. film “Bullitt” follows Steve McQueen at the wheel of a 1968 Mustang GT fastback as he chases two hitmen through the streets of San Francisco.   Our new special edition Ford Mustang […]

Celebrating LGBT history month with pride

As we reach the end of LGBT history month 2018, we look back at some of the highlights from within Ford: For the first time, the LGBT pride flag was raised at all of the Ford of Britain sites for the entire month, showing employees and the public alike that the company is fully supportive […]

New apps for drivers

Drivers will soon be able to use navigation and traffic app Waze safely on the move with in-car connectivity system SYNC 3.   Waze is the world’s largest community-based navigation app, and from April, customers will be able to project the app from the small screen on their mobile to the big screen in their […]

EcoSport SUV shows size does matter

We’ve claimed the title for the world’s largest billboard, certified by GUINNESS WORLD RECORDSTM after unveiling an advertisement the size of 20 tennis courts for our new EcoSport sports utility vehicle. The 5,265 m2 huge installation on the iconic Espana Building in Madrid, Spain, weighs in at 2,000 kg, and is held in place by […]

Taking technology to the Edge

After making a big impact following its launch in Europe in 2016, Edge now offers new tech that includes a premium sound system, and powerful new engine and gearbox combos. Edge can already differentiate between pedestrians and inanimate objects at the side of the road, track other vehicles and people before automatically braking if a […]

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 […]