FORD

23rd June 2020
Ford Cortina GXL

The Ford Cortina: a listener’s top ten guide

Inspired by Peter Counsell's recent CarTunes feature, William Dickey delivers a top ten countdown of songs containing an ode to the Ford Cortina.
16th June 2020
CarTunes by Peter Counsell

Introducing CarTunes: a mixtape by Peter Counsell

In a nod to Ken Bruce's ‘Tracks of My Years’ feature, PetrolBlog introduces CarTunes. Songs that take you back to a specific journey in a specific car.
23rd January 2020
Ford Escort Seeka with awning open

Just the fax: The Ford Escort Seeka was great outdoors

PetrolBlog remembers the Ford Escort Seeka, an outdoor leisure vehicle designed by Ghia. The forward-thinking show car included a dash-mounted fax machine.
19th December 2019
Ford Escort Mk3 Cabriolet

Advertorial: Keeping your Ford Escort on the road with Bridgestone Tyres

Advertorial: If you're after tyres for your Mk3 or Mk4 Ford Escort, Bridgestone Tyres offers a range of options designed to keep your classic on the road.
3rd October 2016
Mk1 Ford Mondeo: the ultimate daily classic?

Mk1 Ford Mondeo: the ultimate daily classic?

Ben Day has become a Mondeo Man and is enjoying life with a poverty-spec Mk1 Ford Mondeo. He reckons it could be the ideal daily classic.
18th January 2016
Sliced Bread

Official: new Ford Focus RS is the new sliced bread

Simply the best? As the world and its wife gives the new Ford Focus RS a set of glowing five-star reviews, sliced bread is set for an uncertain future.
23rd September 2015
In defence of the Ford Fusion

In defence of the Ford Fusion

Ben Day mounts a surprisingly robust case in defence of the Ford Fusion and requests consideration for PetrolBloggy status. So, tell him what you think.
30th June 2015
Ford Capri 280 nostalgia

Ford Capri 280: Nostalgia isn’t what it used to be

Nostalgia: Peter Counsell winds the clock back to spend some quality time with a Ford Capri 280 whilst retracing some of his old steps.
25th March 2015
Why the Ford Fiesta ST should be pulled from sale

Why the Ford Fiesta ST should be pulled from sale

The Ford Fiesta ST is ruining everything. Which is why PetrolBlog is urging Ford Motor Company to pull it from sale. It's only fair.
9th August 2014
Ford Scorpio Ultima Estate For Sale

Beautifully ugly: Ford Scorpio Ultima estate

John Cradden is selling this rather wonderful Ford Scorpio Ultima estate. It's the facelift model that pretty much signalled the end of production. We like.
9th December 2013
2015 Ford Mustang for Europe

Ford Mustang: pointless loser, global icon

PetrolBlog is invited to Barcelona to see the new Ford Mustang that's destined for Europe in 2015. Will the right-hand drive Mustang live up to its promise?
29th July 2013
Ford Fiesta ST

Blueprint: Ford Fiesta ST

PetrolBlog spends a week with the delightful Ford Fiesta ST and is happy to report that the hot hatch is alive and kicking in 2013. Which is a relief.