Latest Ford news and features

Classic Ford Mustangs Could Have Looked Very Different

We've rummaged through Ford's archive and found some very interesting - and slightly strange - Mustang prototypes from the 1960s and 1970s. Imagine if the Mustang had ever looked like any of these!

New Mountune Kit Adds Power To Ford Focus ST Diesel

Long-time Ford tuner Mountune has given the Ford Focus ST Diesel a boost in power. It's now pretty close to the seriously fast Ford Focus RS! Read more about it here

Ford Builds 10 Millionth Mustang

It's unlikely that Ford ever foresaw the success of the Mustang, but this model marks 10 million cars leaving the factory. Check out this very special car here!

Tuner Hennessey Gives New Ford Mustang 808hp

The new Mustang has 450hp. We thought that was adequate, but Hennessey has other ideas. It's created this 808hp beast to celebrate it's 10,000th car - read more about it here.

5 Of The Best Summer Cars You Can Buy From Hartwell

Make the most of this hot weather by driving around in a stylish convertible - could you see yourself in a brand-new Mustang? Check out our blog for more information.

Which Of These Classic Fast Fords Would You Buy?

Four incredible Ford performance cars are coming up for auction next month, including a rare Tickford Capri and a 420hp Focus RS with 1,200 miles on the clock!

5 Things You Need To Know About The Ford KA+ Active

You can be the proud owner of Ford's latest crossover from early August 2018, so here are the top five nuggets of information you need to know about it.

Ford Will Spend $4bn On Self Driving Vehicles By 2023

If you needed more proof that autonomous cars are coming, check out how much Ford is investing in the technology. We'll soon see it on UK roads - read our blog to find out more.

Would You Take A Ride In A Ford Focus RS Taxi?

This is a taxi with a difference - in this Norwegian town, you can hail a 350hp Ford Focus RS to take you to the shops and back! Check it out by reading our blog.

Check Out This Ultra-Rare Ford GTX1 Roadster

Reported to be one of only 30 ever built, this convertible Ford GT has a unique paint scheme and is likely to fetch over $500,000 when it goes up for sale next month.

Here's Why You Should Buy Your Next Family Car From Hartwell

Three of Ford's large family cars are rated among the best MPVs or SUVs on sale right now - here's your chance to drive one of the very best cars for you and your family.

Ken Block's Ford Escort Cosworth Rally Car Meets A Fiery End

A problem with the gearbox caused the car to barrel roll. Almost immediately, the car was engulfed in flames. Read more about what happened on our latest blog.

Top 5 Fastest Cars You Can Buy At Hartwell Right Now

Ford's performance cars are enjoying a purple patch at the moment - two made it into our roundup of the fastest cars available at your local Hartwell dealership.

Watch The Ford GT and Mustang Bullitt Tackle The Goodwood Hillclimb Course

Ford took some very fast and expensive machinery to the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed - see all of the videos here.

OPINION: Why The Ford Fiesta Is The UK’s Best-Selling Car Once Again

Throughout June, Ford sold 8,900 Fiestas - way more than the VW Golf and any other car. There are a few reasons why it's the best-seller, including a smart interior and an amazing drive.

How Do You Feel About A Self-Driving '65 Ford Mustang?

Old-school meets state-of-the-art tech in this autonomous Mustang. Read our blog for all the details, and decide whether you think it's a good idea or not.

What To Expect At The 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed - Preview

Ford's taking a lot of cool things to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, including the original Mustang Bullitt, a Ford GT that raced at this year's Le Mans and an M-Sport Fiesta World Rally Championship car.

Ford's 'Feel The View' Windows Show Visually Impaired People What's Outside

Users can take a photo of the scenery outside the car, and they can feel the scenery on the window pane through a series of different vibrations - making car journeys much more engaging for blind people.

Ford Is Preparing All Its Cars For Snow, Wind and Even Hurricanes

At the company's ultra high-tech weather factory, cars are tested to the extremes. Tropical, desert, Arctic and many other conditions are available at the touch of a button, to see how your car will cope.

Let's Bust A Myth About The Ford Model T

Henry Ford famously said that customers could have their Model T in any colour, as long as it was black. What's the story behind the red one we had at one of our dealerships, then?

Protect Yourself Against Potholes With The All-New Ford Focus

Pothole detection technology is just one of the amazing features included on the all-new Ford Focus. Sensors scan the road ahead and the suspension automatically stiffens to improve comfort. Clever stuff!

See a Ford GT and Escort Cosworth At Our Showroom Now!

We're lucky to have some real gems from Ford's heritage fleet with us at one of our showrooms. Hurry down if you want to see some classic performance cars - they won't be here for long!

See What Reviews Say About The All-New Ford Focus

The all-new Ford Focus is due in September, and it's much improved over the current car. Click here to see what car websites and magazines have to say about the redesigned interior and driving dynamics.

Be The First to Buy a New Ford Fiesta ST

We've taken delivery of our first few all-new Ford Fiesta STs, so you can test-drive or buy one right now! Sporty styling, 200hp and enhanced refinement are all among the reasons you might like one...

Get Ready: 40 Electric Ford Models Are Coming

As hybrid and electric cars are becoming more popular, Ford has unveiled plans to offer a massive range of electrified models. It's expected that many current models will get a hybrid or fully-electric option.

50th Anniversary Ford Mustang Bullitt UK Pricing Revealed

The Ford Mustang Bullitt is coming to the UK! We think the price is pretty good value, considering it has a 475hp V8, a sports exhaust and some absolutely gorgeous styling upgrades.

Cat Survives After Being Stuck In Ford Focus Grille For Up To 80 Miles

A surprised family found a cat in their car's grille, and it could have been stuck there for up to 80 miles! Although a bit smelly, hungry and shaken, the cat was luckily unharmed.

Ford Looks To Improve Mental Health Awareness With 'Time To Change' Campaign

Research suggests many people are much more comfortable talking about mental health in a car or van, so Ford has teamed up with charities to improve awareness.

This Ford Mustang GT Will Honour RAF Pilots At The Goodwood Festival of Speed

Ford is taking this one-off Eagle Squadron Mustang GT to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, before it's auctioned off in America to support upcoming pilots.

Ford Scoops Third Place In Le Mans 24 Hour Race

All four Ford GTs finished in the Le Mans 24 hour endurance race, and the quickest was just pipped by two Porsches.

Ford Ready to Race at Le Mans

Ford's racing team is getting ready to compete at the challenging 24 Hours of Le Mans race. Four Ford GTs are going, and will be competing against cars such as Aston Martins, Porsches and BMWs.