The Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. Get the latest news and information about Ford and it’s Cars
Subsequent to the introduction of the sexy Fiesta facelift and exciting new Focus ST earlier this year, Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa follows up with the unveiling of the face lifted version of the Bantam. “The launch of the face lifted Bantam comes at a crucial time,” comments Conrad Groenewald, Ford Brand Manager. “The […]
Bred from a rich heritage of performance machinery the Ford Focus ST boasts an unparalleled family tree. Joining the Ford family as the big brother to the already popular Fiesta ST, the Focus ST is the latest Ford performance road car to hit South African streets.
All-new ST performance model joins Focus line-up Developed by Ford TeamRS – by enthusiasts for enthusiasts Turbocharged Duratec ST, 166kW 2.5-litre 5-cylinder engine Gutsy 320 Nm of torque from 1600 rpm right through to 4000 rpm Exceptional handling attributes and outstanding road holding Focus ST is agile, fast, powerful, but still practical for everyday driving
A NEW CHAPTER IN THE FORD PERFORMANCE ANOLOGUES Following in the footsteps of past sporting vehicles from Ford is a challenging task. After all, there is no denying Ford’s unparalleled heritage in this area, which means so much to so many generations of car enthusiasts and motorsport fans.
With the addition of two new diesel derivatives as well as an all-new automatic option, the Fiesta range is one of the most comprehensive available on the small car market. This brings the number of engine variations up to four, with a 1.4 petrol, a 1.6 petrol, a 2.0 petrol and the new 1.6 TDCi […]
FIESTA REACHES NEW FRONTIERS – INSIDE AND OUT On sale in over 71 markets across the world the Ford Fiesta has made its mark on a global scale. Continuing the success story Ford welcomes the latest rendition of the Fiesta to local shores. A highly distinctive new exterior treatment complimented by a stylish interior makeover […]
New vehicle retail sales for the month of November 2005, as reported to NAAMSA, came in at 50 565 units, which is 21.4 per cent over November 2004 and 117 units down on last month (October 2005). The passenger car industry increased 2.2 per cent over last month, while the LCV market decreased by 6.8 […]
FORD FOCUS – AN INDIVIDUAL APPROACH The dynamic and stylish new Ford Focus arrived on our shores earlier this year. The range was well received with the 2.0 TDCi five-door receiving further acclaim when it was nominated as a finalist in the 2006 Car of the Year competition. In a bid to further enhance the […]
Stunning concept truck is Ford’s first global debut in Thailand A versatile and practical vehicle in a tough, stylish package BANGKOK, Thailand, November 24, 2005 – Ford Motor Company today forcefully drove home the importance of Asia, particularly Thailand, to its international plans by staging the world premiere of a stunning concept truck at the […]
COLOGNE, GERMANY, 23 November, 2005 – When Rudolph Diesel devised a more efficient engine in 1892, he probably did not envision the situation that exists today: Gasoline and diesel fuel sold next to each other from look-alike pumps, often four to six in a row. But for anyone who accidentally fills their diesel-powered car with […]
The FordKa is all about fun and thanks to its one-of-a-kind designing cues it is a shape that says fun. It is minimalistic and functional. Manufactured in Valencia, Spain, it’s quirky and full of personality. In short, the FordKa is a real head turner. It stands out from the crowd for all the right reasons.
FUNCTIONALITY – URBAN PRACTICALITY WITH A FUN-LOVING NATURE Don’t let the FordKa’s petite demeanor fool you. With its modern and distinctive interior, a sense of spaciousness unusual in a car this size is immediately apparent while clever stowage solutions are abundant. It has also been designed to return the most bang-for-the-buck in today’s value conscious […]
As the current worldwide trend dictates that smaller is better when purchasing anything from a cell phone to an MP3 player, a computer to a camera – Ford continues the shrinking trend with its newest introduction. The small but stylish FordKa. A city car with all the right credential’s the FordKa is set to entertain […]
Who says urban commuting has to be a chore? FordKa is poised to bring a youthful exuberance and love of driving to the sub-B segment, reflecting Ford’s passion for vehicle dynamics, drivability, stability, precise steering and refinement. Putting it simply, driving the FordKa is pure fun.