776 miles in a Mustang – on 1 tank of fuel

A Norwegian duo has set a new record for the furthest distance travelled on a single tank of fuel, using our Ford Mustang. Knut Wilthil and Henrik Borchgrevink travelled 776 miles from the Arctic Circle to Oslo, in Norway, in our 2.3-litre EcoBoost Mustang Fastback. The pair achieved 58 mpg compared with the official 35.3 […]

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 […]

It’s a (bubble) wrap!

We’ve taken the unboxing craze and supersized it with our newest car – the Ford KA+. Watch YouTube sensation Lewis Hilsenteger and “Gavin & Stacey” star Joanna Page take on a 4-metre long box – and hundreds of metres of air-cushion packaging. “This is the biggest unboxing I have ever done! I was not aware […]

The KA+ is our big new small car

Big on space, fun and technology – the KA+ is our new five-seater car. Taller than our popular Fiesta small car, the KA+ has more legroom for rear passengers than any other car of its size – and enough space for two large suitcases in the boot. It is available with our Ford SYNC voice-activated […]

Cheeky test ensures you’re sitting comfortably

From a 21-stone American football player to an 8-stone woman, we have enlisted more than 1,000 volunteers of all shapes and sizes to make sure our new front seats are just right. Two-and-a-half years in the making, the new F-Gen 2 seats were also subjected to 10,000 hours prodding and pushing from a state-of-the-art robot […]

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; […]

The award for best performance goes to…

Our Focus RS is one of the most acclaimed cars in recent years, with awards including Top Gear’s Car of the Year 2016. Now the engineer who led the project has achieved a top award too. It is three years since Tyrone Johnson was first tasked with creating a ground-breaking, all-wheel drive hot-hatch – and […]