Scottish honours for RS and Mustang

Ford’s award-winning Focus RS and Mustang have just been voted Best Hot Hatch and Drop Top at the 2016 Scottish Car of the Year by the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers. Ford Britain’s district manager for Scotland, said: “Ford’s excellent new performance range has the power and capability to make the most of this region’s […]

Now you can fast-charge our Focus Electric

Our new Focus Electric car will travel up to 140 miles on a single charge and you can charge it from 0 per cent to 80 per cent full in just 30 minutes. It’s also got our SYNC 3 connectivity system that can help you find somewhere to recharge your own batteries simply by saying […]

Police put hot hatch on trial

Combining supercar-rivalling performance with hatchback practicality – we wouldn’t be surprised if our Focus RS is a tempting proposition for the boys and girls in blue. Police forces nationwide, which already use around 1,500 of our vehicles, are trialling the award-winning hot hatch now. With a top speed of 165 miles per hour, and capable […]

Has the boy racer finally grown up?

Hot hatches – sporty small cars with a powerful engines – were once the preserve of “petrol head” car fans, but are fast becoming a mainstream choice for car-buyers who are a far cry from the stereotypical “boy racer”. New research shows the average hot hatch buyer is now in their forties, compared to 2010 […]

World’s best drone pilots take on Mustang, Focus RS – and a robot

What happens when you bring together one of the world’s most exciting new sports – and some of its most thrilling cars? The answer is our new video – “Dronekhana”. Two of the planet’s best drone pilots tackle a unique obstacle course that includes a drifting Focus RS, a smoking Mustang, and a robot. Pilots […]

Journalist challenges mum to drift Focus RS

Motoring journalist Alex Goy was convinced the Focus RS performance car’s Drift Mode could make “anybody look like a hero” – and decided to get his mum to “go sideways” for the first time. Drift Mode makes it easier for drivers to perform controlled slides, and is unique to the reigning Top Gear Car of […]

Meet our first new ST-Line models

We are introducing a new range of cars inspired by our acclaimed Fiesta ST and Focus ST performance models. Launched with the new Fiesta ST-Line and Focus ST-Line, the ST-Line range offers sporty styling and powerful and efficient engines including our award-winning 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine. Models will also offer sport suspension and body styling; […]