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Your search for articles posted in May 2013 returned 11 articles

Sophisticated entry-level Mondeo Graphite wins praise

31st May 2013

The new Graphite edition of the Ford Mondeo has won praise from the leading Auto Express reviews magazine, with the four-star appraisal summing up how impressed the staff were by the affordable model, commenting that 'entry-level doesn't always mean basic'. Available to read in full here, the review explains how the Mondeo Graphite, …


Ford scoops three awards at Honest John Awards

21st May 2013

It looks like The Ford Motor Company need to make some more room in their trophy cabinet after scooping three awards at this year's edition of the Honest John Awards, with three Ford models being praised at the ceremony. Split into 14 different categories from 'City Car' to 'Sports Car', the awards aren't chosen by a …


Ford extend aftersales care with BlueService scheme

20th May 2013

Ford UK has unveiled a major expansion of its already strong aftersales care system, with the launch of its brand new BlueService programme. The flagship scheme, which is reportedly costing the company around £7.5 million to implement, will be rolled out across the whole of their service network, which currently numbers around 650 …


Virtual cars saving Ford time and money on design

16th May 2013

The award-winning engineers who have brought so many prestigious cars and commercial vehicles to Ford UK showrooms have spoken of how they are now designing their products with the help of virtual reality, leading to substantial savings on both time and money. An extraordinary and ambitious system, the Computer Automated Virtual Environment (CAVE…


Ford SYNC technology sponsors Xfm radio station

15th May 2013

An eight month partnership has been struck up between Global Radio's Xfm and Ford, which will see the company's new in-car entertainment system Ford SYNC sponsor the station's Xfm Presents series of live music events. Brokered by Global Radio, the six figure agreement will begin this month and all of the station's live music …


MOTABILITY Fiesta automatic is smooth operator

15th May 2013

Small cars and automatic gearboxes were always a combination that makers shied away from.But you can have a supermini with an auto box that gives the big car feel by choosing the Ford Fiesta Zetec 1.6 Powershift which is great for people on Motability. As users of Motability, its value doesn't go unrecognised in the Hardy household. We have an …


2013 Diesel Car Awards present Ford with two prizes

10th May 2013

No strangers to awards, the Ford Motor Company are once again celebrating success with their latest batch of models, picking up two prizes at the prestigious 2013 Diesel Car Awards ceremony. The Ford B-MAX, which is widely recognised by the car buying public and industry analysts as the leading car in its sector, picked up the award for best MPV…


Fiesta named as top selling UK car for April

9th May 2013

In results that reflect a trend seen throughout the last few years, Ford UK has once again come out on top in terms of car sales for the month of April, with the Fiesta retaining its title as the country's most popular new model. Anyone who has taken an interest in the developments of the British automotive industry recently will feel that …