Archive for the ‘Ford’ Category

2015 Ford Mustang attacks European markets

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: January 20th, 2015

Ford has always been a brand of the people. It still is, and it’s about to become a brand of the fun loving people. This is because they’ve launched the new Mustang in Europe.

Excluding the UK, various markets of the old continent have actually had the opportunity to purchase the iconic muscle car before.

2015 Ford Mustang

2015 Ford Mustang

What has changed with the 2015 model is the fact that it’s now available with an engine that’s more accustomed to the conditions.
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First Ford Mustang GT350R auctioned off

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: January 19th, 2015

Ford’s success is well known all throughout the company’s history, and Shelby seems to be picking up on that idea. Knowing the importance of this model, they set up an auction.

The American tuner/car maker made a deal with the good people at Scottsdale Auction and together sold the first ever GT350R model.

2015 Ford Shelby GT350R

2015 Ford Shelby GT350R

Before the hammer went down, the very tidy sum of 1 million dollars was mentioned. In case you didn’t catch that too well, four Ferrari 458s could’ve been bought instead.
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Last „Gone in 60 Seconds” Mustang Auctioned

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: December 12th, 2014

For the remake of the 1974 „Gone in 60 seconds” a total of 11 modified Mustangs, codenamed Eleanor, were built out of which only 3 were completely functional.

Subtract two out of those and you get the remaining number of custom “Eleanor” Mustangs available on the market. Needless to say this is not much of a number.

Ford Mustang Eleanor

Ford Mustang Eleanor

The auction will be the first ever held in Austin, TX over the course of today and tomorrow (12-13th December) where the 60 seconds Mustang will be the main eye candy around the showroom. Read more »

The new 2015 Ford Focus ST debuts

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: June 27th, 2014

This year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed includes a refreshed Ford Focus St making its global debut. This model boasts a significantly enhanced driving dynamics and a sleeker look.

Under the hood there is a 2.0 litre Ecoboost engine developing somewhere around 252 horsepower hooked to a six-speed manual transmission. The car also benefits from a retuned electric power steering for better handling and from alloy wheels wrapped in Michelin tires.

2015 Ford Focus ST

2015 Ford Focus ST

Ford Focus ST looks more aggressive with revised front and rear fascias, a set of sleeker headlight units installed and a newly sculpted hood. We also noticed rectangular fog lamps, HID and LED lighting and a simpler grille.

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2015 Ford Mustang – The Most Expected Car of the Year

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: December 13th, 2013

The 2015 Ford Mustang, the most expected car of the year, has been subjected to serious gossips and rumors concerning the way it is designed, the technology it will feature, its mechanicals and its performance.

Our spies have managed to get a quick look inside the Ford`s factory and took some photos of the new muscle car Ford Mustang. In its 50 years of existence, it is the first time the company has succeeded in refitting the car precisely as it was five decades ago.

2015 Ford Mustang

The sixth generation comes with new dimensions, as the rear track was stretched to 64.9 inches; the overall width of the car has let room for 1.5 inches, with 1.4 inches lower than the cars today. This way, the car looks more beautiful and more aggressive.

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The 2014 Ford Fusion Hybrid – The Best Midsize Hybrid in the Field

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: December 4th, 2013

Ford has received great critics concerning its Fusion Hybrid model, as it comes with a spacious cabin, is nicely balanced in terms of fuel economy and provides the best comfort for passengers both in front and also in the rear.

Test drives also confirm the power of the Hybrid when maneuvering the car on the highways; reviews were quite positive on the car`s smooth handling and on its steering that has a good feel on the road. The breaking system was also a plus, as it regenerates almost 90% of the lost energy while breaking.

Ford Fusion Hybrid

Ford Fusion Hybrid

The 2014 Fusion Hybrid sports a powerful four-cylinder engine with electric motor, developing an 188 net horsepower, and that with the best fuel economy from its class. Critics also state that it is the perfect example of power meeting economy.

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A Powerful and Original Toy: The Ford Fiesta ST

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: April 2nd, 2013

One of the latest surprises from Ford is the playful and agile Fiesta ST. The 1.6 EcoBoost engine with 182 HP, along with the more rigid and responsive suspension, will make you feel more dynamic while driving. It acts spectacular after 6000 rpm and maintains a natural and clear handling, even in more difficult conditions.

The seats are also designed to inspire the aspect of a sportscar, and so do all those little buttons scattered everywhere on the main console.

FORD FIESTA ST

FORD FIESTA ST

The car also fulfills the expectations with its 6-speed gearbox, a very well designed chassis, and a 3-staged ESP, adaptive to all types of environment and situations. All these features will make you drive in a playful, yet safe way and it is probably exactly what previous Ford models needed, in order to amaze.

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Ford brings to Europe the Edge and EcoSport SUVs

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: September 8th, 2012

The Americans from Ford officially announced their plans to offer the Edge and EcoSport models in Europe, two SUVs well-known in the United States.

Ford EcoSport is a new model within the company’s range, its world premiere taking place at the New Delhi Auto Expo.

Ford EcoSport

Ford EcoSport

The new Ford EcoSport will arrive in Europe with several engine choices including the new 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine and more powerful 1.5-liter four-cylinder power plants.
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2013 Ford Mondeo to get wagon and liftback versions

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: September 7th, 2012

As you probably know, the Americans from Ford unveiled the all-new 2013 Mondeo at a special event held in Holland.

We focused on the sedan variant of the new Mondeo but forgot to tell you that the company plans to offer wagon and five-door liftback variants too.

2013 Ford Mondeo

2013 Ford Mondeo

Therefore, the 2013 Ford Mondeo range will include a well-known sedan variant but also a wagon, liftback and a hybrid model too.
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Ford Fiesta gets a facelift treatment for Paris

Category: Ford | Author: | Date: September 5th, 2012

Ford released complete photos and details on the facelifted Fiesta, a model scheduled to debut this month at the Paris Auto Show.

In terms of styling, the new Fiesta gets LED headlights, a new bonnet and other minor tweaks. Inside you will find Ford’s MyKey system, Bluetooth connectivity, Emergency Assistance and Active City Stop.

2013 Ford Fiesta

2013 Ford Fiesta

The SYNC multimedia system is also available on the new Ford Fiesta facelift. Under the bonnet you will find a new 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine available in two variants: 99hp and 123hp.
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