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The best Christmas driving experience days in the UK

13th December 2017

Many of us love driving, but travelling to work and back every day or taking a short trip at the weekend sometimes just doesn’t feel like enough for those who enjoy nothing more than getting up some speed on the open road. With Christmas around the corner (no pun intended) we thought that now would be a good time to take a look at what …


Scrappage - you’ve still got time to get a gift of a deal

13th December 2017

If you think your old car is more trouble than it’s worth you could be in for an early Christmas season treat, thanks to Ford and Foray Motor Group.   This combination of Britain’s biggest car company and the West Country’s major solely-Ford dealership group can convert your car worth a few hundred pounds into a discount …


Young drivers learn new skills with Ford

12th December 2017

More young drivers than ever before joined in the Ford Driving Skills for Life (DSFL) event at London ExCeL centre in the build-up to Road Safety Week.   Over the three days, more than 470 young drivers gained valuable experience during hands-on, free practical training sessions simulating real-world situations. Speed awareness, distracted …


Ford and cancer team work together for a better future

12th December 2017

Ford quality director Mike Butler took action after his cancer to introduce practices from the car factory where he works so that his treatment might run more smoothly.   Mike and colleagues at the Ford assembly plant in Cologne, Germany, researched and proposed changes now being implemented as part of what is expected to become Europe’s…


Hats off to Ford’s safety idea

12th December 2017

An ordinary-looking hat developed at Ford Brazil’s Heavy Truck division is helping truck drivers work more safely and avoid the travel fatigue common during their routine trips.   Although it looks like virtually any other hat, the Safe Cap is fitted with sensors that interpret the driver’s head movements to warn when the user …


Even more for the Fast Fords that have everything

12th December 2017

Car enthusiasts always have a love affair with their motors and owners of performance Fords are no exception.   They always want the ultimate but as Christmas approaches what do you buy for the car that has everything? The great news is that Ford is introducing a new range of high-quality, tailor-made, Ford-approved Performance Parts in Europe…


New Ford Fiesta wins sales race and three awards

12th December 2017

As the all-new Ford Fiesta passes its 25,000th sale and dominates UK sales charts, Britain’s best-selling car has further underlined its popularity by carrying off coveted titles including Carbuyer’s Car of the Year, BBC TopGear magazine’s Supermini of the Year, and Best Budget car at the Women’s World Car of the Year awards…


Boxing clever to stop phone use

16th November 2017

Road safety charity Brake is joining forces with Ford in a new campaign to tackle one of the biggest killers on British roads: mobile phone misuse.   The idea is to banish handsets from the driver’s sight – and place them in the glove box. The campaign re-names the glove box as the ‘phone box’ and encourages drivers to …