Ford Middle East and Al Jazirah Vehicles Agencies Co., the importer-dealer for the Ford and Lincoln brands in the Kingdom, this year partnered with King Saud University, Riyadh, and King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, to host the "Ford Driving Skills for Life" programme in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Nearly 400 students benefitted from the free programme that aims at educating young drivers about the best safe driving practices, and helping to improve their road safety record.
Globally, around 1.25 million* people lose their lives in road accidents each year, while between 20 and 50 million others suffer non-fatal injuries, with many incurring a disability. Worryingly from a local perspective, the biggest killer in the Kingdom of Saudi A...
Seven Ford Motor Company cars, trucks and vans have won recently the Vincentric Best Fleet Value in America awards for 2017. The awards recognize vehicles that provide fleet customers with the lowest total cost of ownership.
Two Lincoln models, Lincoln MKX Premiere and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid*, also earned awards.
Vincentric Best Fleet Value in America awards are based on fleet lifecycle costs in eight key areas – depreciation, fuel, insurance, financing, repairs, fees and taxes, opportunity costs and maintenance.
When you buy a car, most manufacturers promise a certain number of kilometres or years of service before warranties expire. We’ve come to accept it as standard practice, and come to terms with the fact that after a year or two, the onus is on ourselves to make sure the vehicle is in tip-top shape, and bear the brunt of any repairs required.
There is another way, however, and it’s a way offered to all Ford owners who may be unaware of the unspoken benefits; the Ford Extended Service Plan (ESP).
The all-new Ford F-150 Raptor features six terrain modes designed to handle the most demanding terrains. From off-road rock crawling and desert running to on-road sport mode, Raptor is ready for any type of driving. Here’s a breakdown of each mode.
Ford Mustang has been the best-selling sports car in the United States over the last 50 years, and now, thanks to growth in international markets, the iconic pony car is the most popular sports car in the world, according to Ford analysis of IHS Markit new vehicle registration data in the sports car segment.
Mustang expanded its sales lead in 2016 as the world’s best-selling sports car with more than 150,000 Mustangs sold, according to IHS Markit new vehicle registration data. Overall global sales increased six per cent over 2015, fuelled by international market growth up 101 per cent with almost 45,000 Mustang vehicles sold outside the United States.
Ford Middle East and Africa today announces the appointment of Katie Dove, to the position of Director of Communications, based in Dubai.
Dove, who takes up her new role effective April 16, 2017, joins from Motorola Mobility where she served as communications director for the Europe-Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Asia-Pacific regions.
Guaranteed to strike fear into any parent, the phrase “I feel sick!” will be dreaded and chorused in cars across the Middle East on any family road trip.
Stop-start traffic and winding roads inevitably worsen a condition that afflicts two-thirds of us at some point, is most prevalent in passengers, especially children and teenagers, and is made worse by sitting in the back, head down playing video games or watching movies.
In new research carried out by Ford, with the help of motion sickness experts, passengers who stared at screens for the duration of a short journey fell ill after an average of just 10 minutes. And those were all grown-ups.
Eagerly anticipated and still unmatched by any auto manufacturer, Ford – America’s truck leader – introduces the all-new 2017 F-150 Raptor to the Middle East, adding agility, versatility and roominess to the toughest, smartest, most capable F-150 Raptor ever.