Ford EDGE Vignale 2.0 TDCi AWD PowerShift Auto: Review by Anthony Yates

There are a couple of reasons why you would buy a Ford EDGE. Firstly, the thought of doing 600mph in a hot hatch has had its day. Secondly, the EDGE is designed with you in mind – no fuss, no drama, just a decent vehicle that will be very loyal. Yes, occasionally it may annoy… Read More Ford EDGE Vignale 2.0 TDCi AWD PowerShift Auto: Review by Anthony Yates

News: RECORD 17 RACE-WINNERS CONFIRMED IN CAPACITY BTCC LINE-UP

The following news item landed on the #MotorMartinRacing desk just the other day and has been reproduced below in full for the benefit of MotorMartin’s readership. Enjoy: Series organiser, TOCA, has announced a capacity 32-car entry for the 2018 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship at its annual Season Launch event at Donington Park yesterday… Read More News: RECORD 17 RACE-WINNERS CONFIRMED IN CAPACITY BTCC LINE-UP

News: FORD FOCUS RS BOWS OUT WITH JUST 50 EXAMPLES OF HERITAGE EDITION FOR UK MARKET

Important news Fast Ford fans as Ford UK have announced to MotorMartin a limited run of 50 Heritage Edition Focus RS models, exclusive to the UK market, before production stops altogether on 6th April 2018. Following the announcement of the “RS Red Edition” in December, just 50 RS Heritage Edition models will be produced in… Read More News: FORD FOCUS RS BOWS OUT WITH JUST 50 EXAMPLES OF HERITAGE EDITION FOR UK MARKET

FORD COUGAR (1998 – 2002) 2.5 V6 24V 3D. Lift Me Up.

#MotorMartinClassics The all new (old) MotorMartin modern classic, the superb and stylish 1999 Ford Cougar 2.5 V6. Follow it’s progress here on MotorMartin. Part 1 can be found by clicking here. Part 2 can be found by clicking here. Where will you go?

News: FORD RANGER BLACK EDITION: 100 DAYS OF DARK

Checkout this awesome new Black Edition Ford Ranger in the short film below shared by Ford Europe with MotorMartin recently. Indeed, Ford Europe have commented to MotorMartin that: Join the new Ford Ranger Black Edition in one of the darkest settings on Earth in this short film, 100 Days of Dark http://bit.ly/RangerBlack To put the… Read More News: FORD RANGER BLACK EDITION: 100 DAYS OF DARK

Ford Cougar (1998 – 2002) 2.5 V6 24V 3d. Part 2: Paradise City

A few months ago the latest car to grace the car park here at MotorMartin Towers arrived, looking rather wonderful resplendent in it’s faded, battered and bruised, classic Ford blue paintwork. The history of Ford’s attempts to recreate the popularity of their legendary Capri have already been covered in Part 1, Ford Cougar (1998 –… Read More Ford Cougar (1998 – 2002) 2.5 V6 24V 3d. Part 2: Paradise City

News: SUV-INSPIRED ACTIVE CROSSOVER HEADS NEW FORD KA+ LINE-UP

Ford have recently announced to MotorMartin the new KA+ – for the first time also offered as new KA+ Active crossover version – delivering greater comfort and convenience, more driver assistance technologies than the current model, and enhanced interior and exterior styling. The following information is direct from Ford themselves and has been published by… Read More News: SUV-INSPIRED ACTIVE CROSSOVER HEADS NEW FORD KA+ LINE-UP

News: EIGHT FORD PERFORMANCE MODELS + EIGHT FORD GT RACE DRIVERS = ONE EPIC TRACK SHOWDOWN!

We all love a fast Ford up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers, a fact that should be clear to regular readers, which brings us to the latest news from the incredible Ford Performance team who have shared with MotorMartin that it’s finally time for the ultimate track showdown: Eight models from the Ford… Read More News: EIGHT FORD PERFORMANCE MODELS + EIGHT FORD GT RACE DRIVERS = ONE EPIC TRACK SHOWDOWN!

FORD MUSTANG 5.0I GT CONVERTIBLE 2DR AUTO 6SP: I Was Born To Love You

The history of the Ford Mustang has been covered many, many times before and if you know your cars, most of you out there will already be fans of this iconic piece of American muscle after all, the 2015 Mustang is offered with a 5.0I V8 offering 410 bhp, a combined 22.1 mpg and CO2… Read More FORD MUSTANG 5.0I GT CONVERTIBLE 2DR AUTO 6SP: I Was Born To Love You

News: ALL-NEW MUSTANG BULLITT™ AND EDGE ST FORD PERFORMANCE-TUNED SUV STAR AT NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW

For Ford fans worldwide, Ford Motor Company delivered global debuts for the third-generation, limited-edition Mustang Bullitt™ – celebrating the 50th anniversary of Steve McQueen’s classic film “Bullitt”; and all-new Ford Edge ST – Ford’s first SUV to be tuned by the Ford Performance team, at the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) and for… Read More News: ALL-NEW MUSTANG BULLITT™ AND EDGE ST FORD PERFORMANCE-TUNED SUV STAR AT NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW

FORD MUSTANG 5.0I GT CONVERTIBLE 2DR AUTO 6SP: Hammer To Fall

The history of the Ford Mustang has been covered many, many times before and if you like your cars, which I assume you do, most of you out there will already be fans of this iconic piece of American muscle. The only criticism of the legend that is the Mustang has been from those of… Read More FORD MUSTANG 5.0I GT CONVERTIBLE 2DR AUTO 6SP: Hammer To Fall

News: FORD EXTENDS COMMITMENT TO WRC WITH FORD PERFORMANCE SUPPORT FOR M-SPORT FORD WORLD RALLY TEAM IN 2018

Ford Motor Company have recently announced to #MotorMartinRacing a new agreement to supply extended technical and financial support to long-term motorsport partner M‑Sport – winner of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ titles in 2017 with the EcoBoost-powered Ford Fiesta WRC. It’s been explained to MotorMartin that, starting in 2018, the M-Sport… Read More News: FORD EXTENDS COMMITMENT TO WRC WITH FORD PERFORMANCE SUPPORT FOR M-SPORT FORD WORLD RALLY TEAM IN 2018

FORD FIESTA 1.0I TITANIUM E/BOOST 5DR S/S 100PS 6SP: Grand Affection

This all new Fiesta can best be described with one word, premium. Starting with that grille, it looks fantastic. Bold, slightly aggressive and surrounded with chrome you could lose yourself in. Building upon the front end of the previous edition Fiesta, the new car has matured beautifully, it’s distinctive LED daytime running lights giving it… Read More FORD FIESTA 1.0I TITANIUM E/BOOST 5DR S/S 100PS 6SP: Grand Affection

News: NEW FORD FOCUS RS RED EDITION ANNOUNCED FOR CHRISTMAS

Late last year Ford bequeathed that the incredible looking Focus RS Red Edition was to be unveiled just before Christmas, so they did. The RS Red Edition, MotorMartin has been informed, will be a limited production run of just 300 cars in the festive colour scheme. In addition to its Race Red exterior, the Red… Read More News: NEW FORD FOCUS RS RED EDITION ANNOUNCED FOR CHRISTMAS

FORD FIESTA 1.0I TITANIUM E/BOOST 5DR S/S 100PS 6SP: Fighting Fit

This time last year Ford were celebrating their all new Fiesta being named ‘Carbuyer Car of the Year’ in the UK’s most user-focused new car Awards and that the latest version of Ford’s iconic small hatchback had also scooped the ‘Best Small Car’ award at a ceremony in London’s West End. Not bad for a… Read More FORD FIESTA 1.0I TITANIUM E/BOOST 5DR S/S 100PS 6SP: Fighting Fit

News: MOUNTUNE RACING TO AUTOSPORT ENGINEERING

Mountune Racing, the UK’s leading engine tuning and parts service provider have confirmed to MotorMartin that they are set to unveil the all-new 2018 Motorbase Performance British Touring Car Championship car on its stand at Autosport Engineering. The 2018 Motorbase Performance BTCC Ford Focus car will have a Mountune 2.0 litre EcoBoost engine. The specialist… Read More News: MOUNTUNE RACING TO AUTOSPORT ENGINEERING

News: FORD TAKES THE TOP SPOT AS NOVEMBER’S FASTEST SELLING USED CAR

Data from Auto Trader, the UK’s largest marketplace for used and new cars, revealed that the 2016 Ford Kuga (petrol manual) was the fastest selling used car in November, taking an average of just 20 days to sell. It marks the second consecutive month a Ford has topped the national top ten list (the 2016 Ford… Read More News: FORD TAKES THE TOP SPOT AS NOVEMBER’S FASTEST SELLING USED CAR

News: FORD ANNOUNCES UK SCRAPPAGE SCHEME EXTENSION INTO 2018 AND MARKET LEADERSHIP IN NOVEMBER

UK market leader Ford have announced to MotorMartin the extension of its successful scrappage scheme as Ford CV sales and share increase in November’s CV market and sales of the all-new Fiesta reinforce its leadership of the market. According to the official November sales figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT): •… Read More News: FORD ANNOUNCES UK SCRAPPAGE SCHEME EXTENSION INTO 2018 AND MARKET LEADERSHIP IN NOVEMBER