New enterprise adopts ‘start-up mentality’ to offer ‘something different’, says UK MD John Wright
JLR and Isuzu make first forays into rankings but, those apart, top 10s see limited shuffling of positions, reports Tom Sharpe
Ford is on the brink of launching its first mainstream production EV, the Mach-E, which will be followed soon by its first electric Transit van.
Sprinter tops the van reliability table and the Vito also sits in the top 10 to cement Mercedes’ position, reports Matt de Prez
Production process problems have been blamed for recalls by Ford and BMW affecting more than 46,000 cars, including almost 5,000 in the UK.
Ford will begin recalling Kuga PHEV models to replace their battery packs, following an announcement in August that a potential fault could lead to fires.
Lisa Brankin has been appointed the new managing director of Ford of Britain, replacing Andy Barratt who has elected to retire.
Ford’s Puma SUV is to be offered by AA Driving School to its instructors as the two companies maintain their 22-year relationship.
Andy Barratt, managing director of Ford of Britain, has taken a leave of absence from the manufacturer.
Ford has given its new Puma compact SUV a makeover courtesy of its ST performance division.
Ford has temporarily suspended sales of its new Kuga plug-in hybrid (PHEV) SUV and issued a recall after four have caught fire due to over-heating batteries.
Clock ticking on negotiations with Europe as UK bids to avoid car and van price increases.
Ford and ALD Automotive have signed a shareholder agreement to create an integrated leasing and fleet management business in Europe.
Ford and its consortium partners have received government backing for the introduction of 5G connectivity to speed up electric vehicle manufacturing.
Hybrid cars, including mild-hybrid and plug-in, will be required if the Government is going to achieve it’s ambition of banning the sale of Internal Combustion Engine cars by 2035.
Ford has made a range of connected vehicle services complimentary to customers, enabling drivers to control and monitor key features from their smartphone.
Fleet News surveyed major manufacturers to find out how they were responding to the coronavirus pandemic. This is Ford's response.
Ford as improved the efficiency of its best-selling Fiesta model, with the addition of new mild-hybrid powertrains.
For the majority of SUV customers, the latest-generation Kuga is a fine choice.
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