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Looking after new dads

Whether it’s due to lack of sleep, money worries or new responsibilities, many men struggle to cope with all the challenges a new-born brings.  We offer paternity workshops that enable our employees to share their experiences and fears as they prepare for parenthood It’s part of our broader occupational health strategy to provide a range […]

The Tipping Point

Today at the Frankfurt Motor Show we are showcasing a range of new vehicles that will help pave the way for electrified models to outnumber combined sales of conventional diesel and petrol models in just a few years. Earlier this year, we committed that every new passenger vehicle nameplate in Europe will include an electrified […]

Ford Puma seats are Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah

It’s never a wonderful day when you get your car seats covered in muck, but with our new Ford Puma crossover that scenario can be easily addressed thanks to its innovative seat covers. Whether it’s a spilt drink, mud from the dog, or simply a build-up of dirt, the covers can be unzipped, removed, washed […]

Exposing hidden dangers on city streets

We have been using big data analytics and detailed on-site observations to discover where – and why – some stretches of road are more likely to experience road safety incidents than others. The insights come from an extensive study into how connected vehicles and advanced analytics can make travelling in cities easier and safer. They […]

Get Lost? Not with breadcrumbs!

They might not have been the best way for Hansel and Gretel to retrace their steps (spoiler alert: stones work much better). But breadcrumbs are perfect for enabling drivers to find their way back after venturing off-road. When travelling cross-country, landmarks and track-markings can be difficult to distinguish, and regular satnavs may have limitations. But […]

Pampering pups for International Dog Day

What would we do without our trusty canine friends? They guide us, alert us, protect us and entertain us, but most of all, they’re our best pals.  To celebrate this close bond, we treated our four-legged passengers Lottie, Oscar, Lilliput, Amelia and Evie to a luxurious pampering session to mark International Dog Day.  Our mobile […]

Game on! Esports team launched at Gamescom

Across the world, millions of people every day get behind the wheel of a virtual Ford vehicle and enjoy racing against friends and as part of online communities. Now we are going to be seeking out the best online racers to form our first ever esports teams. Starting at Gamescom, Europe’s leading trade fair for […]