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Ford Focus Electric ditches petrol, claims better range than Nissan Leaf

Ford Focus Electric ditches petrol, claims better range than Nissan Leaf

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You’d expect Ford - a car company based in Detroit - to launch an important new car at its hometown motor show, wouldn’t you? Yet rather than unveil its new Focus Electric at the Detroit Auto Show that’s taking place right now, Ford launched the... >>

Opera partners with Ford for in-vehicle browsing

Opera partners with Ford for in-vehicle browsing

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Opera is looking at getting its browser onto in-vehicle computer systems with a partnership with Ford to bring in-dash web browsing to Ford trucks and vans to cater to a "growing need for remote access to the office while on-the-road". Ford's solution... >>

Ford MyKey gives parents control over their car

Ford MyKey gives parents control over their car

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Aside from insisting on sitting with them every time they opt to take the car out, handing over your car keys to your child is a sentence for months, if not years, of worrying. But Ford has come up with new technology that might save at least a few grey... >>

Three new Ford ranges get DAB radio

Three new Ford ranges get DAB radio

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Ford has launched DAB digital radios into three of its ranges, with plans to extend the feature to more of its vehicles later this year.The Ford Focus, Ford C-Max and Ford Kuga will be the first models to get DAB, which will be available as an optional... >>

Ford brings new crossover SUV to Europe

Ford brings new crossover SUV to Europe

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This is the Kuga, Ford's new crossover SUV, which will be offered with a "soft" four-wheel drive and cost from around £20,000. It's set to rival the Toyota RAV 4, the forthcoming VW Tiguan and the Nissan Qashqai when it goes on sale next year in 134bhp... >>

Ford incorporates built-in Parrot Bluetooth audio

Ford incorporates built-in Parrot Bluetooth audio

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If the new laws regarding mobile phone usage in cars is particularly concerning you, maybe you should think about buying your next car in Spain.Parrot and Ford have teamed up to install Bluetooth hands-free calling in the Fiesta, Fusion, Focus, and Focus... >>

Ford Airsteam foresees the car being green and shiny

Ford Airsteam foresees the car being green and shiny

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Airstream, the company behind those mammoth RVs in America has teamed up with Ford to create a concept crossover car, which as you would expect is very shiny. The new car, called the Ford Airstream, supposedly "celebrates the American Journey and captures... >>

Ford creates stretched Transit XXL

Ford creates stretched Transit XXL

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On the scale of uselessness, a limousine van would rate pretty high. None the less, Ford’s Commercial Vehicle development team has created an unusual one-off – the Transit XXL. Using "off-the-shelf" Ford Transit components throughout, the XXL is based... >>

Ford and Microsoft to announce Wi-Fi in-car partnership

Ford and Microsoft to announce Wi-Fi in-car partnership

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Microsoft and Ford are set to announce a partnership to expand wireless connectivity in Ford's lineup of cars, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.Called Sync, the Wi-Fi connectivity will give Ford vehicles owners the possibility to make... >>

Pay-as-you-drive "could save economy from £22bn loss"

Pay-as-you-drive "could save economy from £22bn loss"

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A landmark report into the future of British roads has called for radical adoption of congestion-charging schemes and a thorough upgrading of the transport infrastructure. Sir Rod Eddington’s landmark study claims congestion will soon cost the UK economy... >>

Ford announces new souped up Shelby GT

Ford announces new souped up Shelby GT

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Few cars are as evocative of the American dream than the classic Mustang, and Ford hopes to recapture some of its States-side kudos with its new jacked-up Shelby GT. The latest addition to the Mustang family, a result of a partnership with racing hero... >>

Apple teams up with Ford, General Motors and Mazda with iPod accessories

Apple teams up with Ford, General Motors and Mazda with iPod accessories

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There will be even fewer places left in the world to escape from Apple and its iPod after Ford, General Motors and Mazda announced they will integrating the music player in much of their 2007 US vehicle line-up. It’s not yet clear how many UK models... >>

Ford flexes its green muscles with Ford Focus Coupe-Cabriolet concept car

Ford flexes its green muscles with Ford Focus Coupe-Cabriolet concept car

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Ford has flexed its green muscles at this year's British Motor Show in London. The company, which announced it is to invest £1billion to make its motors “the greenest in Britain” earlier in the week, showed off a new bio-ethanol powered Ford Focus... >>