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 […]

Back in the saddle with Team Sky

After a successful season that included a Tour de France win and finishing 2017 ranked as the number one team in cycling’s world tour, Team Sky is still determined to improve.   And to help them stay at the front of the pack, we are adding Mondeo ST-Line wagons featuring our advanced All Wheel Drive […]

Bee know-how helps keep valuables safe

The humble beehive has inspired our engineers to develop the “Honeycomb Shelf” – a lightweight, secret boot shelf with a strength-to-weight-ratio stronger than steel.   Developed for our new EcoSport SUV and designed to conceal valuables that may be fragile, the adjustable shelf can support loads of more than 300 kg – heavier than three […]

Your worst hangover revealed

We’ve teamed up with expert researchers to find out when your worst festive hangover is going to strike… and Dec.14 is the day you’ll need your coffee super-strength.   Based on December social media posts over the last three years, Dec.14 is when most mentions of the word hangover have appeared, aside from, perhaps unsurprisingly, […]

Hourly van hire made seamless with FordPass and Hertz UK

Ford has partnered with Hertz in the UK to offer Hertz 24/7 hourly van hire via the FordPass app, Ford’s mobility platform. FordPass customers can now seamlessly enrol in Hertz 24/7 and enjoy quick access to van hire, making the movement of bulky home purchases convenient and affordable. The Hertz 24/7 vans are located at […]