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Ford Fusion named as Green Car of the Year in US

30th November 2012

Ford has once again been praised for its continued success in producing lower carbon, higher efficiency vehicles, with the groundbreaking Ford Fusion hybrid being named as the Green Car of the Year for 2013 in the US. Undoubtedly one of the most economical Ford cars for sale, the newly introduced Fusion has made a big splash with the car buying …


New Fiesta receives highest Euro NCAP safety rating

29th November 2012

The upcoming 2013 Ford Fiesta has officially received the highest safety rating possible from Euro NCAP, with its newly confirmed five-star status one of six formal awards to have just been given to the historic manufacturer's range of cars. The announcement will mean that anyone purchasing their next domestic transport from one of the Ford …


Ford cars rank highly in low emission chart

28th November 2012

A new chart listing the top cars currently available in the UK in terms of their carbon emissions outputs has ranked two of the most popular Ford models highly. The list was compiled by a leading firm of fleet management and lease specialists, and shows that all ten of the vehicles mentioned provide significantly better CO2 values than the …


Ford celebrates its 500,000th EcoBoost engine

27th November 2012

The Ford Motor Company is marking a significant milestone in its continued drive towards achieving greater fuel economy for its customers and less carbon emissions for the good of the environment sooner than many observers may have thought possible. Ford car dealership owners around the UK and beyond are sure to be heartened by the news that the …


Another strong review for the 2013 Ford Fiesta

26th November 2012

A great deal of excitement is building around the upcoming release of the 2013 Ford Fiesta and positive write-ups are continuing to pour in from around the automotive world. The latest has just been published by a leading reviews website, and is sure to entice more people to take a trip to one of their local Ford car dealers soon and place an …


Motor show announces Energy Saving Trust partnership

23rd November 2012

Organisers of next year's Future Drive Motor Show have announced that the 2013 event will be hosted in partnership with the Energy Saving Trust (EST), reaffirming the car industry's increasing commitment towards building a more sustainable and environmentally friendly industry. Future Drive will be held in London at the ExCeL exhibition …


More business groups urge fuel duty cut

22nd November 2012

Momentum is growing within the business world for the government to delay January's planned hike in fuel duty, with the FairFuelUK campaign now receiving official backing from the Freight Transport Association (FTA). A number of MPs attended a presentation at Westminster which the FTA used to outline the main reasons why it believes a freeze …


General Electric add to fleet with 2,000 Ford hybrids

21st November 2012

The popularity of Ford's environmentally friendly vehicles has been further enhanced by the news that one of the largest companies in the US, General Electric (GE), is to add 2,000 of the group's new plug-in hybrid models to its corporate fleet.The Connecticut-based conglomerate has announced that it will be purchasing a large number of …