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Ford reveals self-driving car patent

Posted on: 17 August 2017

Ford reveals self-driving car patent

With the continuous development of technology to assist with the potential of driverless car, Ford has recently filed a new patent. Looking to develop a system of removable steering and pedals for autonomous vehicles, Ford is looking at ways of removing driver input.

How to Check Your Lights: Think Practical Test

Posted on: 27 March 2017

How to Check Your Lights: Think Practical Test

As reliable as most Ford models are, MOT rules still apply. A conscientious driver will take the time to inspect his or her car prior to going for the MOT test, just in case some simple things can be done at home to ensure the car passes. One of those things is checking the lights.

Pothole alert system on the cards from Ford

Posted on: 23 February 2017

Pothole alert system on the cards from Ford

It seems the hardly a week goes past without the motor industry announcing further technological developments aimed at assisting drivers when on the move. With this in mind Ford have taken things a step further with the announcement that they looking to introduce a pothole detection system.

Ford Offers 20 PHEVs for TfL Clean Air Project

Posted on: 25 January 2017

Ford Offers 20 PHEVs for TfL Clean Air Project

Ford's UK division has repeatedly said it wants to be a leader in green energy and environmental issues. They have backed up those claims on numerous occasions, and now they are doing it again with the announcement of a project in partnership with Transport for London (TfL). This new project will see Ford trial 20 new plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEVs) that will run entirely on electric power during the trial.

Ford Unveils Electromagnetic Charging at CES

Posted on: 11 January 2017

Ford Unveils Electromagnetic Charging at CES

If you're the proud owner of a latest model mobile phone, you probably know you don't necessarily have to plug the phone in to charge it. Instead, you can use electromagnetic charging to put the juice back in your device in a matter of just a few minutes. Well, how would you like to do that with your car? Ford is working hard to make sure it becomes a reality, as evidenced by a brand-new electromagnetic charging system unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

Ford Showing Plenty of Post-Brexit Confidence

Posted on: 12 December 2016

Ford Showing Plenty of Post-Brexit Confidence

Ford was one of many companies taking the 'stay' side in the Brexit issue in the months leading up to last summer's vote. Their position was one of the UK economy, and the auto sector in particular, being best served by remaining in the EU. Now that the vote has come and gone, a resilient Ford UK is showing plenty of post-Brexit confidence.

Deal with Ford Could Save BlackBerry

Posted on: 28 November 2016

Deal with Ford Could Save BlackBerry

The fortunes of Ford and BlackBerry could not be any different. One is a global company that has led the market in the UK for years while the other is a company now fighting for its very survival. Ford has survived the Great Depression, two world wars, and multiple recessions to become one of the most powerful automotive nameplates in the industry;

UK Fuel Mileage Test Crowns Ford Mustang a Winner

Posted on: 10 November 2016

UK Fuel Mileage Test Crowns Ford Mustang a Winner

In what can only be described as a shock to the motoring world, Ford put another feather in its cap after winning a UK fuel economy award proving that its Mustang muscle car can compete with some of the best models on the market. It's yet another reason for car buyers to consider Ford for their next purchase.

Ford Tops the UK Car Sales Chart for August – by a Long Margin

Posted on: 09 September 2016

Ford Tops the UK Car Sales Chart for August – by a Long Margin

2015 was a record year for Ford, and the car company is continuing in the same vein in 2016, topping the UK car sales chart for August. The leading car by some distance is the Ford Fiesta, cementing Ford’s continuing dominance of the UK car market.

Ford to Release New and Improved Ford Electric in Late 2016

Posted on: 30 August 2016

Ford to Release New and Improved Ford Electric in Late 2016

Ford is one company that has entered the race to produce a commercially successful electric vehicle. Most people are unaware that Ford released an all-electric Focus in 2012 as this was only sold in an extremely limited number of markets. The company is now intending to address this through expanding the range of its Ford Electric later in 2016.

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