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Your search for articles posted in December 2017 returned 10 articles

The Ultimate Destination Checklist for UK Drivers

19th December 2017

  The UK might not be the biggest place in the world but in terms of wonderful stops to enjoy on a road trip there is plenty on offer. Up and down this nation of ours there are many fun and interesting destinations to enjoy, from historical locations to great beaches, famous museums and cities with a thriving night scene. With that being said…


Old Mustangs become timely gifts

14th December 2017

What do you buy the petrolhead who seemingly has everything?   Quite simply, a Ford Mustang that can be worn every day and will always make sure they arrive on time.   Danish watchmakers Christian Mygh and Jonathan Kamstrup are creating handmade timepieces lovingly crafted from components that were first used in classic Ford Mustangs. See…


How to Stay Alert While Driving

14th December 2017

  At one point or another, we will likely need to drive for a prolonged period of time or late at night. Whether returning from a holiday, or travelling overnight for an important interview, no matter the reason, it’s a situation that often presents itself. As such, staying alert is highly important and can be quite difficult with …


The best Christmas driving experience days in the UK

13th December 2017

Many of us love driving, but travelling to work and back every day or taking a short trip at the weekend sometimes just doesn’t feel like enough for those who enjoy nothing more than getting up some speed on the open road. With Christmas around the corner (no pun intended) we thought that now would be a good time to take a look at what …


Scrappage - you’ve still got time to get a gift of a deal

13th December 2017

If you think your old car is more trouble than it’s worth you could be in for an early Christmas season treat, thanks to Ford and Foray Motor Group.   This combination of Britain’s biggest car company and the West Country’s major solely-Ford dealership group can convert your car worth a few hundred pounds into a discount …


Young drivers learn new skills with Ford

12th December 2017

More young drivers than ever before joined in the Ford Driving Skills for Life (DSFL) event at London ExCeL centre in the build-up to Road Safety Week.   Over the three days, more than 470 young drivers gained valuable experience during hands-on, free practical training sessions simulating real-world situations. Speed awareness, distracted …


Ford and cancer team work together for a better future

12th December 2017

Ford quality director Mike Butler took action after his cancer to introduce practices from the car factory where he works so that his treatment might run more smoothly.   Mike and colleagues at the Ford assembly plant in Cologne, Germany, researched and proposed changes now being implemented as part of what is expected to become Europe’s…


Hats off to Ford’s safety idea

12th December 2017

An ordinary-looking hat developed at Ford Brazil’s Heavy Truck division is helping truck drivers work more safely and avoid the travel fatigue common during their routine trips.   Although it looks like virtually any other hat, the Safe Cap is fitted with sensors that interpret the driver’s head movements to warn when the user …