Commercial News

Raptor swoops on its pick-up rivals

23rd August 2018

Everyone knows the Ford Ranger can work hard – now Ford is ready to show how it can play hard, too.   It has chosen the Gamescom trade fair to give the new Ranger Raptor its European debt ahead of its launch into the market in 2019, a move likely to reinforce Ranger’s domination of the European pick-up market and the first time …


Ranger Tops Survey

15th August 2018

  Ranger leads the pack of desirable motors Online motoring site CarGurus has some surprising news – but only for those who not already in the know about the fantastic features of the Ford Ranger. The site says the Ranger tops the league table of most-searched-for desirable motors, knocking the most obvious luxury SUV contenders off the …


Ford continues its custom of leading the van sales charts

29th May 2018

  Ford shows continuing strength in new van sales, leading every sector of the market both in April and for the whole of 2018 so far.   The launch of new Transit Custom, Transit Connect, and Transit Courier has brought increased traffic to Foray Motor Group’s commercial vehicle dealerships and Foray Motor Group commercial sales …


Petrol or diesel power – it’s a personal choice

28th February 2018

It’s easy to be swayed one way or another in the current debate about whether to buy a petrol or diesel engine with your next car.   But far from emotive arguments swaying the decision, it’s really down to what you need from your car and what you expect it to do.   Choosing the petrol option may seem politically correct but if…


Nobody does vans better… Ford dominates 2017 sales

16th January 2018

Ford has again dominated the light commercial vehicles sector in Britain, showing a sales increase in a 2017 market that showed a slight overall decline.   Transit Custom, Transit Connect, Transit, and Ranger all led their relevant market sector taking Ford to a combined total of 117,831 units for the year, virtually 33 per cent of total UK …


Scrappage and special deals deliver a bright star to 2018

16th January 2018

Ford has announced that its scrappage scheme is being extended for the first quarter of 2018.   So perhaps it makes sense, having struggled with your New Year resolutions so far, to make a new one – get rid of that business banger and smarten up both your image and efficiency with a sparkling new Ford van or pick-up.   The scrappage…


Make easier work of those business miles

16th January 2018

Ford’s figures show that 11 per cent of Transit Custom buyers already specify an automatic gearbox on their van.   Now that Ranger also has the auto box option and it will be included on the latest Transit Connect, making life easier for drivers has never been more straightforward.   Where a van or pick-up spends much of its day in …


New small Transits connect with cleaner running

16th January 2018

Two small vans that make a big impact on the UK market have undergone major changes for the 2018 model year.   The new Transit Connect and Transit Courier are part of changes that will see Ford’s entire commercial line-up in Europe renewed in little over a year.   Transit Courier and Transit Connect are the foundations of the whole …