Mustang is comic strip on wheels

When this Mustang suffered irreparable internal damage, it looked like the end of the road. But cartoonist and illustrator Fabrizio De Tommaso had other ideas that – from the outside at least – it could become a work of art. Called Mustang #FightTheDarkness, the reinvented car, created using spray cans, was revealed at international comic […]

No more red lights?

Imagine a world where negotiating busy junctions does not require you to wait at a red light and the only reason to stop your car is because you have arrived at your destination. Every year, the average driver spends two days waiting at traffic lights. And not only can junctions be frustrating – they are […]

Watch a Mustang drift for 20.7km

Known as the “Green Hell”, the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife, in Germany, is a must-drive destination for petrolheads around the world. Even for experienced drivers, it can be demanding.   So how about drifting the full 20.7-kilometre circuit?   That’s exactly what champion drifter Vaughn Gittin Jnr has done – behind the wheel of his 900hp […]

Clearing way for emergency vehicles could be a lifesaver

Together with Vodafone, we are testing technology that could alert drivers to an accident ahead moments after it has happened.   The system can also provide early warning that emergency vehicles are approaching – and which side of the road drivers should move towards to avoid being an obstruction.   The consequences of blocking emergency […]

Focus is top of the class for space

Did you know the average school-child grows at a rate of 6 centimetres a year?   Kids can even shoot upwards a whopping 16 centimetres in one year… with spurts of up to half a centimetre in a single night.   That means that some students will be hopping into the family car to return […]

Meet the Canadian Ford Fanatic Who Bleeds Blue

Angelo Paletta is self-diagnosed with OCD… “obsessive car disorder”.   Crazy about our cars his whole life, he’s amassed a stunning collection of fast Fords including Mustangs and GT supercars in his special “car cathedral”, near Ontario, Canada.   And rather than keeping his prized possessions behind closed doors, Angelo is happy to share his […]

Orange (and blue) is the new black

Petrol-heads will recognise it as one of the most famous paint schemes in motorsport – the orange and blue of the legendary American Gulf Oil-sponsored Ford GT40 racing car.   The Le Mans 24 Hours-winning 1968 Ford GT40 that first sported this iconic paint job was one of just a few individual cars to achieve […]