New Transit is the business

We’re heading to Hanover in Germany this week to show off our latest Transit van. Our largest Transit, with a 2-tonne capacity, will be showing off its capacious size, efficient engine options and even a lower emission mild hybrid version. It has some welcome additions for drivers too, the big van now more car-like to […]

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 […]

It’s #Raptormania at Gamescom

Gamers expecting to see only virtual versions of their favourite cars at this year’s Gamescom exhibition are in for a surprise. We’ve become the first carmaker to launch a real vehicle at Europe’s largest video gaming event.   Our “bad-ass” new Ranger Raptor pick-up is a thoroughbred desert racer and extreme lifestyle off-roader, and makes […]

Tree frogs, feet and mermaids? Giant letters reveal your passions

You spoke, and we listened (or at least our giant Focus letters, powered by artificial intelligence, did). And now we know what you’re really into. In Italy, there’s a passion for mermaids, in Germany its tree frogs, in Spain its feet and here in the U.K. its Vikings – or at least it is for […]

10 million Mustangs and counting

We celebrated the production of our 10 millionth Mustang with a nod to the very first. Built 54 years apart, both cars were GT models in handsome Wimbledon White with big V8 engines, albeit with a slight difference in power – 460 horsepower for the new car compared to 164 for the 1964 model. America’s […]

Eagle Mustang soars to $420,000 at charity auction

Among the most eye-catching vehicles to race up the famous Hillclimb at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed was the Eagle Squadron Mustang GT.   And now the one-of-a-kind car has sold for $420,000 at the Experimental Aircraft Association’s The Gathering charity auction in the U.S.   Created by our Ford Performance team and U.S. […]

Could this tech spell the end of the phantom jam?

You’ve waved good bye to work or school, packed your holiday bags, applied sunscreen, and now it’s time to hit the road… straight into stationary traffic.   In the UK and across Europe, huge numbers of drivers setting off on their summer hols make so-called phantom traffic jams a common occurrence.   These frustrating hold-ups […]