‘I’M 97 AND I DRIVE A V8 MUSTANG!’

Lennart Ribring is proof personified that you’re never too old to have fun – he’s just bought a race-red V8 Mustang at the tender age of 97   When Lennart was born way back in 1919, the First World War had only recently ended, prohibition had just been ratified by three quarters of the states […]

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 […]

Tinder users ‘swipe right’ for blind dates in a Mustang

Cupid had his work cut out as five lucky couples enjoyed blind dates in a Ford Mustang – after more than 1.5 million users interacted with the car on the Tinder app.   The couples were matched up after swiping right on a profile that said: “It’s the date you’ve been waiting for – Ford […]

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 […]

The 97-Year-Old Man Who Climbed into a Mustang and Drove it Away

“My name is Lennart Ribring. I’m 97-years-old. I drive a 5.0-litre V8 Ford Mustang fastback and I’m really happy.” The Ford Model T was just 11-years old when Lennart, from Stockholm, in Sweden, was born. And he was among the first people in the country to buy an original Ford Mustang, in the 1960s – […]

Mustang smashes fuel-efficiency record

We entered our powerful Ford Mustang with a 5.0-litre V8 petrol engine into a fuel-efficiency competition… and we won! In fact, the Mustang smashed the UK MPG Marathon record for the biggest improvement over the car’s official fuel-efficiency figures – beating them by a whopping 75 per cent. The Mustang’s drivers, Andrew Marriott and Andy […]

Chocolate, mussels… and Mustangs?

Can you guess which nation is our iconic sports car’s unlikely number one fan? Belgium may not be the first country that comes to mind, but drivers there have fallen head over heels for the new Mustang. Of more than 21,000 cars that that we have now sold across Europe, 1,600 went to Belgian enthusiasts. […]