well i am a temporary driver of a brand new ford fiesta (72 miles on the clock) while my 2009 93 convertible is in for repairs through insurance
and well my verdict is i want my saab back lol and ive only had it a few hours, but probably be without it for a week or so
watch this animation half way down the page turn it to full HD and go ....
all i can say is its amazing ! check these figures /quote
In stock form, the turbocharged 1.0L EcoBoost is good for about 123...
I have a 05 Ford Focus Ghia (the one with a proper boot) for sale.
It is an automatic, in dark metallic grey.
50,000 miles from new - only one previous owner before my father.
The car has been well looked after, though there is a scuff (no cracks) to the front bumper.
In the brief time I have...
1997 Ford Probe 2.0l 16V
Engine Size: 1998
1997 2.0L 16V
Good for age with a few scuffs in the normal places but nothing bad or that shows on pictures. Original body with Viper stripes that were added by the previous owner which give...
Haven't seen a thread on this yet, so I figured it was worth starting one to see what people think.
Tata has been named as Ford's preferred bidder for Jaguar and Land Rover. So where does that take Ford in the global luxury market?
There's talk of upscaling (and up-speccing, I guess) Volvo...
For sale a DIESEL 1996 (N reg) Ford Mondeo 1.8TD LX Hatchback finished in Silver.
MOT till 21st June 2008. Road Tax expires end of Dec 2007. Mileage 127k.
New Brake Pads and Discs fitted for MOT. Recent new Alternator and Exhaust
Heated front screen, Remote key fob, central locking with...
New colleague just joined us in the Netherlands, has a 2003 Ka RHD, she wants to register car in NL but has to have the lights changed for the continent...
easy for us with Saabs to do it, but for a Ford she's been told to change the headlamp units....
can someone guide me to a decent ford...
Ford KA for sale
Purchased New from Ford - January 2005
For my wife (was pre-registered to Ford with 7miles on clock)
YS54 plate, carefully driven 26,000 miles
Just had 4 x NEW tyres
Still 6 months Ford Warranty left.
Taxed till end December 2007
Garaged from new – immaculate condition...
Mrs Woofage's so-far 100% reliable 99/T Ford Fiesta 1.25 has a blown ECU so is only firing on 2 out of 4. Garage gave a price of over £500 to replace which for a car that's only worth a grand or so seems a lot. Anyone know where I can get a 2nd hand one (guaranteed, pref)?
Does anyone know how to remove the electric window switch module from the centre console of a Mk6/7 Escort?
I have a new (2md hand) console to replace my current one with, but I want to transfer the switch unit from the existing console and put it in the new console. But I can't work out how to...
I have a 1998 Escort fitted with the Ford 5000 radio cassette stereo with 4 speakers, and I have just added a Kenwood KDC 467 CD changer.
All is working fine, but the speakers are a bit weedy. Are there any suitable after market speakers that are direct replacements for the Ford ones, but will...
I need to get some brackets to fit the KDC-C467 autochanger I have under the front passenger seat of my Mk7 Escort. But I can't seem to find anywhere that sells suitable brackets at all.
Does anyone know where they can be found, and how best to fit the changer??
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GM, Ford made decisions that got them into the soup
Author: Ann Job
Publication: The Detroit News
Date: February 22, 2006
Abstract: Many Detroit News readers were riled last month when I pointed out how advertising claims by General Motors Corp. could be construed in other...
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Ford, GM have fallen victim to their own arrogance
Web-posted Jan 25, 2006
Even those untutored in business can tell the Detroit-based auto companies have been grossly mismanaged. The steady encroachment of imported vehicles in the North American market was, for years...
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Ford and Fiat Sign Definitive Agreement
To Develop New Generation Of Small Cars
TURIN, Italy, and COLOGNE, Germany, Nov. 7, 2005 -- The Automobile Sector of Fiat Group and Ford Motor Company announced today they have signed a definitive agreement to cooperate on the joint...
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A better idea for Ford: Dig deeper for brand truth
Author: Rance Crain
Publication: Automotive News
Date: October 24, 2005
Abstract: Ford Motor Co. is desperately looking for a way to make its venerable car brand stand for something - anything. So it has seized upon scientific...
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Top Gear 11/05/05
by Paul Horrell
EUROPE / USA --- We could easily imagine General Motors, the world's biggest car company and owner of Vauxhall, is on a bit of a roll. Things...