The dog that helped design a car

For many people, dogs are a part of the family. But whereas most people wouldn’t dream of allowing their children to travel unrestrained, the same is not true for their pets. We commissioned a survey that shows 32 per cent of dog-owning drivers across Europe admit to not securing their pets safely in the car. […]

Is our new Focus the cleverest family car ever?

When we say our all-new Ford Focus; is “all new”, we really mean it. In the dark, new lighting technology sees curves in the road up to 65 metres ahead, as well as road signs to tell if you’re approaching a junction or roundabout, and adjusts the headlamp beam before you get there for better […]

Have you ever wanted to drive like a pro stunt driver?

YouTuber +Jamie Laing, also known from the TV series “Made in Chelsea”, was given some tips by pro driver +Paul Swift of +Paul Swift Stunts. Keep up with +Ford UK

The new Ford Focus RS – what you need to know

Ask any red-blooded petrol-head which cars they are most looking forward to seeing on our roads this year and there’s a good chance that the Ford Focus RS will be among them. The new modelis the third generation of Focus RS following the 2002 and 2009 models. It’s also the 30th RS performance car from […]

Could this £30K car be worth £180,000 by 2045?

There are plenty of reasons to buy a Ford Focus RS. But to be honest we hadn’t considered its value in 30 years as one of them, until now. What got us thinking was that a 1985 Ford Escort RS Turbo (original price £9,951) has just fetched a record £60,188 at auction. According to our […]

The story behind the new Focus RS – revealed

From the searing heat of Arizona to the icy wastes of the Arctic, and from the design studio to the crash lab, we are revealing the behind-the-scenes story of creating the new Focus RS. “Rebirth of an icon” shows the development of the latest generation of an automotive icon through a “warts and all” video […]

Get ready for the 360-degree Frankfurt experience

We are at one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the automotive calendar – the Frankfurt Motor Show. There were just eight cars at the first International Motor Show IAA 1897. In the coming weeks hundreds of thousands of people are expected to see cars from around 1,000 exhibitors. And later this week, for […]