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The Ford Fiesta made even more economic

30th March 2012

 The Ford Motor Company have just announced that technology advances have meant that fuel economy and reduced emission levels, within its Fiesta models, will improve even more now The new changes will be applied to both the Fiesta van and car models, meaning that its environmental performance could be improved by a further 12%. Figures …


Ford shows Virtual Reality design Process to students

30th March 2012

 One of Fords engineers has been explaining and demonstrating just how advanced the motoring manufacturers design procedures have become for both their products and even facilities. Allison Stephens, spoke to university students regarding the retooling and redeveloping of one of its plants in Ohio, using virtual reality technology to plan the …


Ford car back in the limelight

30th March 2012

 Another of Ford's iconic vehicles will be finding itself pride of place on the television screen soon, as the 2013 Ford Mustang re-enacts the classic car chase through San Francisco in homage to the Steve McQueen movie, Bullitt. The car chase will be featured in the finale episode of one of the most highly anticipated TV series in the …


Ford research moves to Silicon Valley

29th March 2012

 The Ford Motor Company have just announced that they will be setting up a research facility in the probably the most famous innovative and advanced commercial areas in the world, Silicon valley. The new Palo Alto facility in California will certainly not be the first lab of its type that Ford own, currently it has research departments located…


Ford’s Electric Focus ready for official release

29th March 2012

 Next month will see the official release in America of the innovative Ford Focus Electric, already the vehicle has been delivered to Ford's commercial partners such as the internet giants Google and been heralded as a great success. Ford have now spoken about how the Ford cars for sale will be purchasable via a build to order scheme, …


Ford; helping to reduce your speeding fines

29th March 2012

 The Ford Motor Company have been commenting upon just how their impressive speed limiter system has been helping drivers to avoid costly speeding fines since its introduction back in 2010. The system enables drivers to set and limit their top speed, and with more than 220,000 Ford vehicles equipped with the system, it is fast becoming one of …


Ford’s rally team head to the Algarve

28th March 2012

 This week the Ford World rally team will be heading off to the Algarve to compete in the Rally de Portugal; that will be taking place between the 29th of March and 1st of April. Just last month, the team displayed great form in Mexico, winning half of all stages, and will of course be hoping to carry forward this success to the Portuguese …


Ford preparing for the New York Auto Show 2012

28th March 2012

 The Ford Motor Company are sure to be preparing for upcoming New York International Auto Show, the event will be taking place this year between April the 6th and 15th at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. This will of course be a great chance to give the North American motor audience a glimpse into many of the new global Ford cars for …