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New laws for driverless cars arrive in the UK

4th May 2016

New international road laws from the United Nations could see British motorists being able to drive hands-free vehicles on the motorway at 81 mph. The details for the proposed legislation are set to be published next month, but the law could be put in place as soon as 2018. This means that consumers buying new and used Ford cars in Dorset and …


40 years of the Ford Fiesta

29th April 2016

The Ford Fiesta is this year celebrating its 40th birthday. Since its release back in 1976, over four million Fiestas have been built and sold in the UK. This has seen the model become the best-selling Ford in the UK and the popularity of the Fiesta car is still on the rise with a recent article revealing that there were 71,990 models sold in the …


New technology that saves drivers from speeding tickets extended to Ford Edge

25th April 2016

After becoming a huge success in many Ford cars across Europe, a new technology that helps prevent drivers from speeding will be extended to the new Ford Edge SUV. The new SUV, which will be sold in Ford van dealers in Yeovil and the rest of the UK once it is released, will now come with the Ford Intelligent Speed Limiter. This technology scans …


How to get the best deal on a car or van in 2016

18th April 2016

Everyone wants to get the best deal they can when buying a new or used vehicle and many consumers still believe haggling is the best way to get a great deal. However, times have changed and now consumers are more well-informed than they ever have been and people nowadays research everything on the internet, including when buying a new car or van. …


LiDAR sensors on Ford research vehicles can see in the dark

14th April 2016

Ford has been testing its Ford Fusion Hybrid autonomous research vehicle in complete darkness with no headlights to further develop its LiDAR sensor technology. The research has been performed on lonely desert roads in Arizona as Ford takes the next step to creating fully autonomous vehicles. The tests have been a success and have proved that Ford&…


Foray wins top fleet satisfaction award

12th April 2016

Company car drivers have voted Foray Motor Group as the best fleet dealer group for new vehicle sales in 2016. It is the second year in succession that Foray has topped the category in the Experteye awards for providing the best service to fleet drivers in the ordering and delivery of vehicles. The data was drawn from Touchpoint, Experteye’s …


March becomes best-ever month for Ford commercial vehicle sales

11th April 2016

Ford has been toasting the success of its commercial vehicles after it was announced that the car and van manufacturer sold 20,877 models in March. This figure is the all-time best-ever month for commercial vehicle sales. Ford van and car dealerships in Salisbury and across the rest of Britain sold 81,084 vehicles in total during March, which was …


Ford Mustang gallops into the UK

5th April 2016

The new right-hand-drive Ford Mustang has arrived in the UK and over 1,000 British customers have now bought the new model. According to statistics from the Ford Motor Company Media Center, 80 per cent of Brits have chosen the fastback body style instead of the convertible model of the Mustang. Breaking the results down further, 68 per cent of …