Mixing things up with a Mustang

Matching the hottest property in pop with the world’s best-selling sports car doesn’t take too much thinking about – especially when it’s in a video for a song called “Power”. * And that’s exactly what Little Mix wanted for the new single from their chart-topping album Glory Days. Filmed on location in Los Angeles, the […]

Footloose – how to drive safely this summer

From crocs to espadrilles, the fashion set are spoilt for choice this summer. But while stylish shoes may turn heads, they’re often an unsuitable choice for driving. This is especially true of the most popular summer footwear. Research shows that wearing flip flops behind the wheel is a particular hazard, as they can slip off […]

Why Does Music Make Us Emotional?

What exactly is it about music that can bring us to tears in one track, to pure joy in the next?   We’ve worked with VICE to explore how and why music can have such profound effects on our emotions. Rooted in research with listeners, experts, scientists and musicians, our upcoming series of films will […]

Focus RS – the best just got better

Our multi-award-winning Ford Focus RS has won praise from all quarters for its ability to grip the road around corners.   The high-performance hot-hatchback has a clever all-wheel drive system that can split power between the front and rear wheels – earning accolades for both the car and the engineers who developed it.   But […]

Handbags, Coins and Cars – The Rise of Alternative Investments

If you think there’s no money to be made from buying cars, then think again. While people have invested in coins, designer handbags and wine to make money as alternatives to stocks and shares, the total growth in classic car values has trumped them all.   Total growth over the past decade was 457 per […]

Belting out favourite tunes at the wheel is good for the soul

Making your commute fly by with a no holds barred sing-along to your favourite songs could be a key part of your urban survival guide. Experts agree that there are a range of health benefits to staging impromptu karaoke sessions at the wheel – ones we only feel truly comfortable giving when there is no […]

Mustang is the best-selling sports car on the planet!

Think Ford Mustang, and maybe you get a mental image of the iconic sports car cruising on America’s beautiful Pacific Coast Highway – or burbling through the busy streets of New York. It’s a car that’s traditionally as American as country music and Stetson hats, but you could now be just as likely to spot […]

Finish uni in September 2017?

Ford is running an Electrified Vehicle Graduate and Internship Campaign, and we’re looking for people like you! Our placements provide invaluable experience and insight into working for a global organisation. If you think you have what it takes, apply on our website here. You’ll be working with engineers from all over the world, and help […]

What’s super strong, fast growing, and potentially going to be part of cars? Bamboo!

You’ve probably sat on it, built with it, and maybe even eaten it, but did you know that cars could be next to benefit from bamboo – one of the world’s strongest natural materials? While investment in research has led to breakthroughs in new materials like super strong carbon fibre and lightweight aluminium, nature’s wonder material […]

Brexit, Brains and ‘Grannyhair’ – We’re All Going Grey

Forget old and boring – those in the know are going grey. Celebrities including Rihanna and Cara Delevingne are dyeing their locks grey, #GrannyHair has more than 250,000 posts on Instagram, and 63-year-old grey-haired model Lyn Slater earlier this year followed in the footsteps of Cindy Crawford, Claudia Schiffer and Naomi Campbell to sign with […]

The car cot that means more sleep for mum, dad and baby

For many new parents, there is only one guaranteed solution to putting their baby down at the end of the day – a night-time drive that soothes, calms and eventually helps little one nod off.   But that still means a disrupted night for mum or dad, who research shows can typically expect little more […]

‘I’M 97 AND I DRIVE A V8 MUSTANG!’

Lennart Ribring is proof personified that you’re never too old to have fun – he’s just bought a race-red V8 Mustang at the tender age of 97   When Lennart was born way back in 1919, the First World War had only recently ended, prohibition had just been ratified by three quarters of the states […]