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Two Fords are winners at 2017 Carbuyer awards

1st December 2016

The new Ford KA+ and Ford Focus ST are winners at the 2017 Carbuyer awards. Stuart Milne, Carbuyer editor, said: “The Ford Ka+ is more than just a cut-price Fiesta. It offers small-hatchback space and practicality for city-car money. Despite its enticingly low price tag, the KA+ is good to drive, and with 56mpg possible, it won't break …


Potent promises real RS fun!

29th November 2016

It’s amazing how much fun you can have with 2.3 litres of petrol engine at the command of your right foot!   And Ford is doing plenty to ensure that buyers get a really interesting time behind the wheel with the 2.3 litre EcoBoost engine as, in the right circumstances, it can be a real blast in the Focus RS.   Take advantage of all …


Seventh generation Mustang ends 50 years of longing

29th November 2016

Kids who spent the 60s with their noses pressed against car showroom windows had some pretty amazing performance hardware to drool over.   But in amongst all their dreaming was one that was impossible to achieve. The Ford Mustang had whetted their appetites but the closest they could ever get to the car in the metal was a 1:43 scale version …


Ford teams go the extra mile on mobility

29th November 2016

  Ford employees have shown how they can go the extra mile to develop innovative personal transportation systems!   Among their brightest ideas designed to fit neatly into the boot space usually occupied by a car’s spare wheel is the Carr-E – developed by Kilian Vas, a Ford systems engineer based in Cologne, Germany, and among…


Everything a new driver needs to know

23rd November 2016

Learning to drive is one of the most significant moments in your life; it isn’t just about being able to cart your friends around town, it is the first stage in your quest for independence.  But, it is one of the most confusing and challenging things you are ever going to do. The dozens of roads signs you memorise for your theory test, …


Motivated Motability men make a mark

18th November 2016

Motivated Motability men make a mark   Phil Hallett and Chris Annals, the men behind the Motability service at Taunton Ford, have been recognised for their commitment to customer service.   Phil and Chris have received an award from Steve Muir (centre), southern region dealer development manager for the charity which helps people with …


Fast Foray repairs get your Ford back on the road

4th November 2016

When your car suffers accident damage, you can ask your insurer to send it for repair to your nearest Foray Group Accident Repair Centre (ARC) so it stays in the hands of the team you know and trust.   Many insurers use huge regional centres but a Foray ARC gives the reassurance of a repair that will preserve the body warranty through using …


Sporty Travel becomes Sensible Travel with ST five door

4th November 2016

The Ford Fiesta ST compact performance hatchback is for the first time available to order in Europe in five-door bodystyle alongside the three-door model.   The Fiesta ST five door offers additional practicality with easier access to the rear seats for passengers and for parents with small children, while retaining the performance and class-…