Ford Road Tests

The new Ford B-MAX does not just make getting in and out very easy, it's good to drive as well.
Tue, 14 Aug 2012
The C-MAX is Ford's new compact MPV that will compete with the likes of the Renault Scenic.
Wed, 11 Feb 2004
Ford has given the C-MAX a nip and tuck on the outside but it's the changes under the skin which make the most difference.
Fri, 17 Apr 2015
The original Ford C-MAX was a compact MPV with a good reputation for handling and build quality but was left behind by the competition in certain areas.
Wed, 22 Sep 2010
The Ford EcoSport doesn't do anything remarkable, but it's still a worthy addition to the ever expanding compact crossover market.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014
Will a refresh of Ford's 'world car' satisfy demanding drivers? Or is the EcoSport destined to be the forgotten crossover?
Thu, 18 Jan 2018
The revised Ecosport has more conventional styling and is better to drive - but is it a worthy rival for the Nissan Juke?
Mon, 14 Dec 2015
The Edge is practical, spacious and packed with technology. For those considering a Kia Sorento or Hyundai Santa Fe there’s a new rival to think about.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016
The Ford Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost is now available with 6-speed twin clutch Powershift automatic transmission.
Fri, 09 May 2014
Ford has introduced the ST-Line trim giving all the same looks and sporty drive as the ST, but without the expense.
Sat, 18 Nov 2017
The new three-cylinder Ecoboost 125 is the engine the Ford Fiesta has been waiting for.
Tue, 20 Nov 2012
The UK's most important model improves in almost every way - but has it lost its sparkle?
Fri, 30 Jun 2017
Ford has decided it needs something that crosses the venn diagram of enthusiastic Fiesta buyers and the booming crossover market. Enter the Fiesta Active.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018
Ford has always had a knack for creating hot hatches and few models can match the history and sheer performance of the diminutive Fiesta.
Sun, 17 Mar 2013
New tech and tricks make the latest Fiesta ST an even more appealing proposition than its predecessor
Fri, 11 May 2018
Fun to drive yet comfortable and cheap to run, the 140PS Fiesta Zetec S is a great compromise.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014
The new 1.0-litre three-cylinder Ford engine offers diesel torque from low revs and diesel economy.
Tue, 14 Feb 2012
A clean sheet of paper. That’s what Ford engineers were given for the new Focus, with the goal of creating a car that’s better than the Volkswagen Golf.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018
While this Focus may not as exciting to drive as the original, it still excels in nearly every other department.
Sat, 29 Jan 2011
The Ford rival to the Astra TwinTop and Peugeot 307CC, does the Focus CC cut the mustard?
Tue, 20 Mar 2007
Ford has given its ever popular Focus a mid life facelift with a new look and a fresh interior.
Thu, 29 Nov 2007
With a sleeker look, a better interior and improved engines the revised Focus improves on what was already a winning formula.
Wed, 10 Sep 2014
The Ford Focus RS returns with more power and four-wheel drive. Will it be enough to make it the performance hatch king of the road?
Wed, 20 Jan 2016
Ford expands its hot hatch appeal by offering the latest Focus ST with a 2.0-litre diesel engine with 185PS.
Thu, 22 Jan 2015
The new Ford Focus ST is more expensive than the Volkswagen Golf GTI, Honda Civic Type R and Hyundai i30N - but is it more exciting?
Wed, 03 Jul 2019
The Focus ST170 came and went in the first Focus bodyshell. Now it's time for a Focus ST in the second.
Mon, 28 Nov 2005
Ford’s ST brand has come a long way over the last 12 years, transforming the humble Focus into a potent hot hatch that harks back to fast Fords of the 1980s.
Tue, 12 Jun 2012
By “All New Galaxy”, Ford means what it says. None of the new Galaxy is a carry-over from the old one. It isn’t even made in the same factory.
Sat, 20 May 2006
The original Galaxy made a name for itself as a hugely practical and spacious MPV.
Fri, 05 Feb 2010
Ford's new Ka hopes to continue the popularity of the first generation model.
Thu, 06 Nov 2008
Despite its name, the new Ford Ka+ has very little to do with the outgoing Ford Ka that it effectively replaces.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016
Ford takes the Kuga one step closer to the Edge. But is the facelifted model as competent as its bigger brother. We found out...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016
What do you do when you’re second last to join the party? Ford finds out as it launches the Kuga.
Tue, 03 Jun 2008
The second-generation Ford Kuga adds space, refinement and improved handling to what was already one of the most engaging SUVs on the market.
Tue, 18 Dec 2012
Ford's new large family car arrives at a crucial time to compete with both the new Skoda Superb and Volkswagen Passat.
Mon, 06 Jul 2015
You'd be hard pressed to complete even the shortest journey without seeing a Ford Mondeo.
Mon, 14 Jan 2002
Like most modern cars, the Ford Mondeo has grown in size to be bigger - and in this case better - than before.
Tue, 24 Apr 2007
Ford has revised the popular Mondeo with a new look and an improved interior.
Tue, 07 Sep 2010
2010 is going to be the year of the Mondeo. Because it will get a new range of engines that are both nicer to drive and much more efficient.
Thu, 04 Mar 2010
The previous Mondeo Estate was a huge success, scoring highly for its fantastic drive and excellent value. Will its much-delayed replacement continue the success?
Tue, 17 Nov 2015
Some cars are like old friends. And that’s the way I feel about Ford Mondeos. I approached this one, a Mondeo TDCI Ghia X estate with a familiarity that bred content.
Fri, 18 Mar 2005
Ford has introduced the Vignale brand to try to give it more appeal against premium cars like the the Audi A6 and 5 Series.
Wed, 13 May 2015
After more than 50 years, the Ford Mustang is finally coming to Britain. We test the 2.3 EcoBoost convertible.
Mon, 11 May 2015
Do revised styling, track apps, and safety tech make the Mustang worth more money?
Tue, 27 Mar 2018
With a few cosmetic upgrades, a new exhaust and an extra 10PS - is the Ford Mustang Bullitt just another special edition?
Wed, 17 Oct 2018
The Ford Ranger is a rugged and durable workhorse built in the same mould as pick-ups found in America.
Fri, 03 Feb 2012
Fresh new S-MAX makes a case for itself as the best all round MPV on the market with impressive comfort and a practical cabin.
Mon, 11 May 2015
Ford seems to have done the impossible. Come up with a seven-seater sportscar. The S-MAX looks sporty. It goes, drives and handles as well as many so called sportscars.
Sun, 21 May 2006
Ford has always marketed the S-MAX as the sportier alternative to the Galaxy. Does this continue with the second generation model?
Wed, 03 Feb 2010
Ford has taken its little Ka city car and created a funky and fun convertible that's also very affordable.
Wed, 19 Mar 2003
The Tourneo Connect is based on the awarding winning Transit Connect van and boasts an upmarket appearance and impressive range of engines.
Tue, 29 Oct 2013
The best panel vans are usually all about carrying capacity, fuel economy and comfort. But the Ford Transit Custom MS-RT follows a different set of rules.
Mon, 14 May 2018

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