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New car sales surge to 10 year high with the Ford Fiesta leading the pack

Car sales in the UK hit a 10-year high in 2014 according to a report by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) with a whopping 2.47 million new cars finding new owners. The figures represent an improvement of 9% compared

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2014 Ford Focus revealed offering huge fuel efficiency improvements

Ford has revealed the very first images of the all new Focus ahead of it’s official début at the Geneva motor show. New engines for the facelifted Focus will include an all new 1.5-litre EcoBoost petrol and 1.5-litre TDCi diesel unit. These

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Ford Focus EV expected to be rated at 100MPGe

The production of the all new Ford Focus EV has has begun, hot on the media trail Ford is already stating that it expects the Focus to be rated at the equivalent 100 mpg (MPGe).   Like the Nissan Leaf,

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Ford continues it’s green streak with 1.0L “EcoBoost” engine

Ford is continuing its blue green streak by confirming the development of a 1.0-liter EcoBoost three-cylinder engine. According to the press release the boffins at Dunton Ford technical centre UK have been working on a number of improvements that improve

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New Ford Focus aims to make you a “Hypermiler”, save you money

The new 2012 Ford Focus represents the first example of the automaker’s “One Ford” global product strategy. Under this approach, Ford engineers set out to design vehicles that are exactly the same for all markets. Since Ford’s fuel-saving EcoMode technology

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Ford to join the EV race, brings the Focus EV to the party

This week Ford teased the imminent unveiling of the Focus EV by releasing a single image on Facebook showcasing the vehicle’s illuminated, Tron-like plug port. As you’d expect from Ford on the release of such an anticipated vehicle, details are

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