Scrappage Scheme 2017: Find Out If Your Car Is Eligible And Get The Best Deal

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.09.2017 | UK Tech

Ford has just announced a brand-new scrappage scheme in the UK that will take any diesel and petrol car that’s made before 2010 and exchange it for ...

Tesla Is Now Worth More Than Ford

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Tech

Yesterday Tesla became more valuable than Ford, despite never having turned a profit. The electric vehicle manufacturers’ market value soared 7% at ...

All Hat And No Cattle: Is Trump's Bullying Of Manufacturers Just Empty Threats?

Dr Ioannis Glinavos | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Politics
Dr Ioannis Glinavos

Is Mr Trump likely to act on his threats and use his Twitter feed as a blueprint for policy? It is very doubtful that this is anything other than posturing. However, Mr Trump has clearly shown us one thing: he has a very different understanding of trade relations that any other American President in living memory.

Ford Will Mass-Produce A Fully Autonomous Car By 2021

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Tech

Ford revealed yesterday that it will mass-produce a fully-driverless car for ride-hailing services by 2021, pitting itself against tech giants, such a...

Ford's New Supercar Uses One Of Your Smartphone's Coolest Features

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Tech

The new Ford GT isn't just one of the best-looking supercars we've seen in a long time, it's also one of the most innovative. Ford's new supercar i...

No One Knows Why This Classic Car Was At The Bottom Of A London Pond

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK

A classic car, discovered at the bottom of a pond, could have been submerged for decades - but no one knows how it got there. The Ford Cortina emer...

Don't Bank on Our Current Generation

Jane Sparrow | Posted 25.01.2015 | UK
Jane Sparrow

Want a better bank? You just need to wait until everyone who currently works in the banking industry retires and then, hey presto, you'll have one.

Going Dotty With a Plug-in Hybrid

Lara Platman | Posted 02.08.2014 | UK Tech
Lara Platman

I would need a car that was kind to the environment and to my pocket to cover all of the territory. As a photographer I often carry a substantial amount of equipment and this would be a perfect opportunity to show the space available a variety of cars.

Release Your Inner Child - a Hot Hatch for Every Day of the Week

Lara Platman | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Platman

Do you remember your first car, was it handed to you by your proud parents who said, "Go on, be free, travel the world with your dreams - oh and be safe too." Mine was a chocolate brown Vauxhall Astra I can't seem to remember if it was an estate or an elongated hatchback...

Apple 'CarPlay' Brings iOS To Your Ferrari (Or Volvo)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has announced 'CarPlay' - a version of iOS designed specifically to be used in the car. And yes, that includes Apple Maps. The new iOS-bas...

Chris York

Ford Shows Off Its Driverless Car Technology | Chris York | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Tech

Ford have demonstrated "pioneering" new technology that could make vehicle collisions a thing of the past. The car maker's prototype "Obstacle Avoi...

A Ukip Gauntlet - Come on Union Officials and members, reject the UAF and the Meritocratic London Labour Elite - Come and Talk to Ukip

Janice Atkinson | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Politics
Janice Atkinson

As a former trade union member and a working-class Tory, I throw down a challenge to Labour to meet us. If you are a union member and official, get in touch, let's sit down over a pint and discuss how Labour has let you down and how Ukip's policies represent the working classes. I am easy to contact.

The Most Insensitive Advert Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK

Car manufacturer Ford has been accused of undermining attempts to tackle violence against women in India with an advert showing three gagged and bound...

Former Chief of CBI Denies UK Has Had Uncontrolled Immigration, Tell That to Those on Low to Middle Incomes Who Have Lost Their Jobs Mr Lambert

Janice Atkinson | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Politics
Janice Atkinson

My view is that uncontrolled immigration has led to wholesale job losses for the unskilled and semi-skilled; put a strain on the housing stock and has led to men in this category earning less than their womenfolk for the first time.

Car Crash: Ford Loses £5m A DAY In Europe

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK

US car manufacturing giant Ford has revealed a staggering £1.1 billion annual loss, as the Eurozone crisis leads to poor sales in the recession-hit c...

Is Boeing Big Enough to Say It's Wrong... Or Is It Too Big to Do So?

Jane Sparrow | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK
Jane Sparrow

"We stand behind its overall integrity" declares the official statement from Boeing regarding the grounding of its fleet of 787s. This brings images to my mind of 'Chemical Ali' - the Iraqi minister who declared that they were winning the war, as Baghdad burnt behind him.

The Internet of the Automobile

Jim Bak | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Tech
Jim Bak

Thirty years ago a "thinking car" was the stuff of fantasy TV dramas. Three decades later a new breed of intelligent automobiles have driven off the set of Knight Rider and onto our roads making it easier than ever before to navigate from place to place.

Howdy! F1 Roars Into Austin, Texas!

Tim Goodchild | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Sport
Tim Goodchild

I will be crossing my fingers, eyes and toes (sexy look, I know) in the hope that F1 in America at the Circuit of the Americas is a success. For Formula One to be a true WORLD Championship it has to include America.

'There Will Be Shock And Anger'

PA | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK

Ford is to close its Transit van factory and another UK site with the loss of up to 1,500 jobs, sources have said. The grim news was given to union...

Ford Sync Hands-On Review: The Talking Car Of Your Dreams?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK Tech

A car you can talk to is right up there with floating cities and robot butlers in the pantheon of future dreams which have never quite panned out. ...

Michael Rundle

How Do You Build (And Ship) The Cars Of The Future? | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Tech

A decade ago, phones made phone calls and not much else. These days, they do everything. Cars are now on the same trajectory. Everything from vo...

Michael Rundle

IFA 2012 Round-Up: Sci-Fi TVs, Massive Phones And Windows 8 Everywhere | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Tech

This week in tech has been all about IFA, the international gadgets conference taking place in Berlin. And while this year's show feels like someth...

Ed Miliband To Visit Ford Regional Plant

PA | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband will take Labour's jobs and growth campaign to Wales when he visits one of Ford's regional plants. He will be joined by First Minister ...