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Ford latest to adopt pedestrian life-saving collision avoidance technology in 2015 Mondeo

Ford latest to adopt pedestrian life-saving collision avoidance technology in 2015 Mondeo

By 23 October 2014

Ford is to debut its own collision detection and avoidance technology with the 2015 Ford Mondeo, which it claims may stop some frontal crashes and help save pedestrian lives. Like similar techs from other car manufacturers, such as Volvo, the Pre-Collision... >>

Ford admits to pumping fake engine noises through Mustang speakers to make cars sound better

Ford admits to pumping fake engine noises through Mustang speakers to make cars sound better

By 29 September 2014

Ford has admitted that its Active Noise Control system, as found in the 2015 Ford Mustang, pumps fake engine sounds through the in-car speaker system to replicate the growl of the older models. Thanks to the EcoBoost engine, the old roar of the four-cylinder... >>

Goodwood Revival: 7 car technologies you probably take for granted

Goodwood Revival: 7 car technologies you probably take for granted

By 13 September 2014

We've taken the journey from London to the Goodwood Revival near Chichester to see the best cars from an era gone by. More importantly, we've noticed the technology gone by, or gone all together in some cases, replaced by in-car tech we now take for... >>

Ex-Ford CEO Alan Mulally joins Google's board, following Android Auto debut

Ex-Ford CEO Alan Mulally joins Google's board, following Android Auto debut

By 15 July 2014

Google launched a pared-down version of Android for vehicles just last month, and now the company has welcomed Ford's former CEO to its Board of Directors. Alan Mulally retired from Ford Motor Company, an 111-year-old automaker headquartered in Michigan,... >>

Ford Fiesta ST3 (2014): First drive in peppy new 1.6L turbo

Ford Fiesta ST3 (2014): First drive in peppy new 1.6L turbo

By 26 June 2014

It's one thing taking a look at the new Ford Fiesta ST3. It's another thing entirely to lob it round the Goodwood Hillclimb circuit at this year's Festival of Speed. Which is exactly what we did, and what a thrill this 1.6-litre turbo-charged beast is... >>

Ford Focus (2014) and Ford SYNC 2 pictures and hands-on

Ford Focus (2014) and Ford SYNC 2 pictures and hands-on

By 28 February 2014

Rather than wait until next week's Geneva Motor Show, Ford decided to launch its new 2014 edition of the Ford Focus at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. This was partly to make its stand look great and partly to show off the new Ford SYNC 2 in-car infotainment... >>

Ford Focus 2014 first to hit Europe with SYNC 2 voice-activated in-car tech

Ford Focus 2014 first to hit Europe with SYNC 2 voice-activated in-car tech

By 24 February 2014

Ford has announced that the new Ford Focus for 2014 will be the first car in Europe to feature its advanced, voice-activated in-car system, SYNC 2. It features a high-resolution colour touch screen and advanced voice control over the in-built apps, such... >>

Microsoft CEO candidate round-up: Who is rumoured on the shortlist and why? (Update)

Microsoft CEO candidate round-up: Who is rumoured on the shortlist and why? (Update)

By 31 January 2014

Microsoft's  chief executive search has been in full swing since Steve Ballmer announced his retirement in August, and the company has said it hopes to find a replacement by the end of 2013. Naturally, many names have popped up for the rumoured shortlist,... >>

Plugged Solar panels can deliver 10,000 miles a year for your hybrid car, free

Plugged Solar panels can deliver 10,000 miles a year for your hybrid car, free

By 17 January 2014

Plugged Solar is a US solar panel provider that creates home systems. It says that you can generate enough power to drive your plug-in hybrid car up to 10,000 miles a year - effectively reducing your carbon footprint to zero. Of course this company is... >>

Is the Ford Mustang the greatest car in movie history? 2015 edition appears in Need for Speed (video)

Is the Ford Mustang the greatest car in movie history? 2015 edition appears in Need for Speed (video)

By 14 January 2014

The Ford Mustang has appeared in many movies in its 50-year lifespan, most notably in Bullitt, but also in Goldfinger, I am Legend, Gone in 60 Seconds and many more. Now it has been revealed that the 2015 Ford Mustang will be one of the stars of Need... >>