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 […]

‘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 […]

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 […]

Mustang and Transit do extreme sports

We’ve gone from one extreme to the other with our new sporty special edition Ford Mustang and Transit Custom models. One is a high performance sports car with a 421 PS 5.0-litre V8 engine. The other offers some big numbers too – but more practical ones like load bay capacity and servicing intervals. Mustang is […]

Driving Fashion Forward with Two-Tone Car Trends

A different coloured sole on a designer shoe or contrasting lining in a handbag; design traits that highlight craftsmanship and exclusivity, while helping owners to stand out from the crowd. For cars, a two-tone colour scheme gives a similar impression, which is why this fashion-inspired style is a must-have trend for those after something more […]

Form an orderly ST-Line for our new SUV

We are expanding our new range of sporty ST-Line models to include a stylish new Kuga ST-Line SUV. Just like our new Fiesta ST-Line, Focus ST-Line and Mondeo ST-Line models, the new Kuga ST-Line has bold styling inspired by Ford Performance models like the Fiesta ST and Focus ST, and is based on the new […]

Doing business the right way

We are delighted to have been named one of the world’s most ethical companies. For a seventh successive year we have achieved the recognition from Ethisphere Institute. And this year we are the only auto maker to make the list that is compiled by the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical […]