Sports car takes on kissing – and wins

Forget romance, fine dining or an epic boxset – new preliminary research reveals that driving a sports car on a daily basis is among the best ways to boost wellbeing and fulfilment.   The study measured “buzz moments” – peak thrills that play a vital role in our overall wellness – as volunteers cheered on […]

Ranger Black Edition makes light work in world’s darkest town

Longyearbyen on the island of Svalbard in the Arctic Circle is shrouded in darkness for 110 days of the year. Sub-zero temperatures and a lack of light make the roads treacherous, but add avalanches, crevasses, glaciers and polar bears and it’s easy to see why there’s real danger for the 2,400 inhabitants as they go […]

Bee know-how helps keep valuables safe

The humble beehive has inspired our engineers to develop the “Honeycomb Shelf” – a lightweight, secret boot shelf with a strength-to-weight-ratio stronger than steel.   Developed for our new EcoSport SUV and designed to conceal valuables that may be fragile, the adjustable shelf can support loads of more than 300 kg – heavier than three […]

Second-Hand Car?

It could be the ultimate Christmas present for the petrol head in your life – a handmade watch, lovingly crafted from components that in a previous existence were used in classic Ford Mustangs.   The idea is the brainchild of Christian Mygh and Jonathan Kamstrup, who together scour salvage yards around the world for models, […]

Drive a fast Ford? Check out our new parts range

Fans of high-revving movies like the Fast and Furious series and Need for Speed will know that modifying cars to make them even faster and more attention-grabbing is a popular petrol-head pastime.   Now we’re making it easier for owners of our fun-to-drive Ford Performance models to personalise the looks and driving experience of their […]

Fiesta dazzles all-female panel at car awards

Our stylish Ford Fiesta impressed a panel of 25 judges at the Women’s World Car of the Year awards, after its combination of tech, refinement and downright sex appeal were enough to win the Budget category.   Criteria also included value-for-money, style, ease-of-driving and environmental footprint as Fiesta finished ahead of more than 400 other […]

Ford GT and Fiesta are Top Gear’s top choices in 2017

It’s a hard life for some.   After another year spent sampling the best cars money can buy at exotic locations around the world, the lucky petrol-heads at Top Gear magazine have named their favourites from 2017.   And topping the list for thrills on the track is our Ford GT – winner of the […]