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Ideas for keeping the kids entertained on a long drive

24th September 2018

For some parents, a long drive with the kids isn’t always a walk in the park. Some children will nod off as soon as you pull out of the driveway, but others need some entertainment to get through a long and tedious car journey. So that your next journey can be smooth sailing, we’ve put together a list of top tips to keep your kids (and …


What are the best UK car museums?

18th September 2018

Knowing about cars is one thing but seeing the cars in the flesh is something else. Fortunately for us motorheads in the UK, we are really spoilt for choice as the country is home to some of the world’s best car museums. From national motor museums to classic car museums, these attractions display old and new models and with a variety of fun …


The top 7 stops along the Jurassic Coast

24th August 2018

This UNESCO World Heritage site of the Jurassic Coast spans 95 miles of beautiful coastline from Dorset to Devon. It is one of the finest stretches of coastline in Europe with a history going back 185 million years that covers the Jurassic, Triassic and Cretaceous periods. Anyone looking to drive their Ford cars along this famous route will be in …


Sports technology improves Ford’s car-making

23rd August 2018

Motion technology adopted by top sports stars are being used by Ford to both ease work pressure on employees and raise the company’s game when it comes to product quality.   Special body suits have been worn by production line staff at Ford’s Valencia engine plant, tracking their movements in the same way they monitor how athletes …


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 …


What are the UK's top car safari parks?

23rd August 2018

The UK is truly blessed with a great number of wildlife-themed attractions and zoos, both of which always prove to be a fun day out for the whole family. Best of all, however, is the wonderful selection of safari parks that exist in the UK, allowing visitors to discover the glories of the animal kingdom via safari from their very own car. Of course…


Sports technology improves Ford’s car-making

22nd August 2018

Sports technology improves Ford’s car-making Motion technology adopted by top sports stars are being used by Ford to both ease work pressure on employees and raise the company’s game when it comes to product quality. Special body suits have been worn by production line staff at Ford’s Valencia engine plant, tracking their …


Mondeo Economical Running - As easy as 123!

16th August 2018

Ford’s Mondeo Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) has juts proved that even a big luxury saloon can be economical on fuel.   Driven by Andy Dawson and co-driver John Chillman over the 80 mile route of the Layer Marney Cup run in Essex close to the Ford research centre at Dunton where it was developed, the Mondeo averaged 123.77 mpg, almost …