New People Movers

Here’s a first look at our new Tourneo Connect and Tourneo Courier people movers that will be available next year.   The new Tourneo Connect introduces a stylish new front-end and, inside the car, a revised instrument panel that, on high series models, incorporates a tablet-inspired colour touchscreen, featuring our SYNC 3 system.   A […]

Drive a fast Ford? Check out our new parts range

Fans of high-revving movies like the Fast and Furious series and Need for Speed will know that modifying cars to make them even faster and more attention-grabbing is a popular petrol-head pastime.   Now we’re making it easier for owners of our fun-to-drive Ford Performance models to personalise the looks and driving experience of their […]

Is 2018 the year of conscience?

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by all the crazy things happening around you in the world nowadays, at least you’re not alone; more than 60 per cent of adults globally feel the same way.   This is one of the insights that has helped shape our 2018 Looking Further with Ford Trends Report, which examines not […]

Fiesta dazzles all-female panel at car awards

Our stylish Ford Fiesta impressed a panel of 25 judges at the Women’s World Car of the Year awards, after its combination of tech, refinement and downright sex appeal were enough to win the Budget category.   Criteria also included value-for-money, style, ease-of-driving and environmental footprint as Fiesta finished ahead of more than 400 other […]

Ford GT and Fiesta are Top Gear’s top choices in 2017

It’s a hard life for some.   After another year spent sampling the best cars money can buy at exotic locations around the world, the lucky petrol-heads at Top Gear magazine have named their favourites from 2017.   And topping the list for thrills on the track is our Ford GT – winner of the […]

Christmas comes early with KA+

We are injecting some much-needed life into gloomy old November with six bold colour combinations, each offering distinctive black details.   Festive sounding Ruby Red, Sparkling Gold and Moondust Silver – with contrasting mirror caps and mesh grille – are among the available shades for the special KA+ Colour Edition that is on sale now. […]

Drivers and patients could benefit from work with cancer clinic

After being diagnosed with cancer, Mike Butler was fascinated by the process through which patients were treated – but saw an opportunity to introduce practices from the car manufacturing facility, where he works, so that it might run more smoothly.   Working together with his colleagues, at our assembly plant, in Cologne, in Germany, quality […]

App matches compatible drivers and passengers

Your daily drive could become a source of income, and even help you to make new friends, with an innovative app that fills empty car seats and, connects like-minded drivers and passengers based on location and route.   The idea, from French-based start-up Zify, is among three winning apps from our Make It Driveable AppLink […]

Ford and Brake Offer Simple Solution to Reduce Mobile Phone Use at the Wheel – the ‘Phone Box’

Ford and Brake are joining forces to launch a new campaign to tackle one of the biggest killers on British roads: mobile phone misuse. In a move to prevent phones from becoming a fatal distraction, Ford and Brake are campaigning to banish handsets from the driver’s sight – and place them in the glove box. […]

‘Robutt’ the Robot taught to mimic motion of human bottom

A robot has been created to move like a human behind – and perfectly simulate how drivers and passengers get in and out of their car seats.   Engineers used pressure maps to establish a “perch pattern”, the data enabling them to test the wear and tear of materials, using the robotic bottom – or […]

Seeing the Future through VR

Many of us have experienced virtual reality, but not many of us have done it at the same time as 500 other people.   This is exactly what happened at a recent event when our “Autolivery” concept came to life in a virtual reality experience shared by the whole audience.   Autolivery is a future […]

Six tips that could cut your car’s fuel bill by one-third

How would you like an extra third of a tank of fuel for free, every time you fill up at the pumps?   That’s how much you could save by following six simple eco-driving tips, as we demonstrated at the UK’s MPG Marathon, where drivers compete to be the most fuel-efficient. This year’s overall champions, […]