Tag: Ford

Ford US will be deploying engineers to constantly test broken electric car chargers

Ford is aware of what issues EV drivers see on a fairly regular basis, a charge that doesn’t work. Naturally, this can put potential electric car owners off, so Ford’s manger of electric vehicles, Darren Palmer has announced that the company has plans to visit any electric chargers in the US that may have had data from a Mach-E, or any complaints on social media and test the chargers with a […]

Ford introduces new face-lifted Fiesta for 2022

Ford has recently announced a new updated version of the ever popular Fiesta hatchback. Ford has given it a mid-life facelift to help keep it relevant in the market. The new Fiesta won’t go on sale here in the UK until early in 2022 and it will retail for slightly more than the outgoing model, starting at £16,670. Most of the main changes are around the front end, the headlights […]

Michigan State Police are now testing the all electric Ford Mach-E

The Michigan State Police are now testing the all electric Ford Mach-E for use on the city streets. Fords Police Interceptor program is dedicated to modifying existing models with uprated brakes, suspension and more power, designed specifically for use by the police. Ford is already talking to some counties here in the UK, for whether or not they could usr the Mustang Mach-E. Ford said last week that it had […]

Ford CEO says Bronco 4×4 could come to Europe and UK

Ford CEO, Jim Farley was speaking exclusively to Auto Express this weekend at the Goodwood Revival. Farley was there racing his 1966 Ford GT40. When Auto Express spoke to him, he said that the decision was up to Ford Europe to make a decision about whether or not to bring the Bronco over from the US. He also said that the Bronco would work in this market, considering the Defender works well in […]

Ford has stopped producing cars in India, after 27 years

After 27 years, Ford is going to stop producing cars in India, due to an underutilisation of the factories, with 4000 jobs affected by the closure. Back in 1994, Ford was one of the first big car companies to enter the country. When the news was announced last week, on the 9th September, Ford said that manufacturing in India would stop immediately for cars that are sold in the country. […]

UK police trialling Ford Mustang Mach-E

UK police forces are to start trials of the new, all electric Ford Mustang Mach-E. The concept car was unveiled by Ford today at the Emergency Services Show in Birmingham. According to Ford, a number of forces around the country had put in requests to start looking at the all electric SUV from Ford. Seven police forces in the UK, the Metropolitan Police, Sussex, Surrey, South Wales, Dyfed-Powys, Devon and Cornwall, […]

Ford announces UK prices for all electric E-Transit

Ford announced the new all-electric E-Transit at the end of 2020 with a scheduled launch data of spring 2022. Like other large electric vans on sale at the moment, the E-Transit is quite pricey, at £42,695 + VAT which is actually less than the Fiat e-Ducato, Mercedes eSprinter and others. The E-Transit is based on the current generation of the van, with a 67kWh battery pack, with the choice of […]

Ford announces new limited edition Ford GT Heritage

Ford has recently announced a new limited run version of the Ford GT with the ‘GT ’64 Prototype Heritage Edition’ which was revealed at the Monterey Car Week last week. The new limited run model doesn’t yet have a price but will go up for order starting in January 2022, for approved GT customers only. The Heritage Edition pays tribute to the year that Ford won Le Mans, beating Ferrari […]

Ford has delayed Mach-E orders, due to chip shortages

Ford has delayed the shipments of its latest electric car, the Mustang Mach-E. Chip shortages are affecting a lot of different industries, the new M1 iMac still has around a month of lead time between ordering and getting it and modern cars are now essentially computers on wheels and need a lot of chips and Ford is having a hard time getting them. Ford has informed customers waiting that it […]