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Ford Focus Style ECOnetic 1.5 TDCi road test report and review

Ford Focus Style ECOnetic 1.5 TDCi road test report and review

THE ubiquitous Ford Focus needs little introduction, but this latest model with its 1.5-litre TDCi engine takes Ford and fuel economy to a whole new level. I’ve never found Ford diesel engines among the most economical on the market, but with this new unit, the secrets seem to have been unlocked.

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New Ford Fiesta aims for ‘best in class’ fuel economy

FORD’S new Fiesta is rising to the challenge set by its rivals and is aiming for  best-in-class fuel economy with six engines in Britain offering both sub-100 g/km CO2 emissions and returning up to 65.7mpg. Customers who buy the new Fiesta will also have the option of an ECOnetic variant expected to deliver 87g/km CO2 […]

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Zetec S

Hottest Focus hits the showrooms

The Zetec S is the sportiest Focus currently available. FORD has brought a new Focus to the showrooms and it’s the sportiest one available… until the ST arrives next year. Developed with the UK market in mind, the Focus Zetec S mixes sporty styling with the introduction of the 1.6-litre 180PS EcoBoost petrol motor. Modelled […]

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Ford adds two new ECOnetic Fiestas to range

Ford now has three ECOnetic Fiestas in its line-up. FORD has boosted its green credentials by making its low emission ECOnetic engine available in the mid-range Fiesta Zetec and top-of-the-range Titanium models. The super frugal ECOnetic Fiestas have lower CO2 emissions of just 95g/km, reduced by 3g/km. Buyers of the Fiesta have a choice of […]

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Ford Focus EcoBoost has the power to impress

ROAD TEST AND REVIEW: FORD FOCUS ECOBOOST Driving a Ford Focus packed with the latest technology, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER marvels at an engine which punches above its weight, and some rather clever gadgets! The new Candy Yellow colour certainly makes the Focus stand out from the crowd. FORD’S new Focus has been on sale […]

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Ford aims to expand ECOnetic philosophy

Ford aims to have more and more models with the ECOnetic badge. FORD is to produce ultra-fuel efficient versions of its Focus and Fiesta models to Europe as part of its strategy for more green technologies. Arrive sometime in the middle of next year, Ford will show two of the new models at the Frankfurt […]

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Ford’s 1.6 ECOnetic impresses in classy Mondeo

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: FORD MONDEO ECONETIC Capable of eating up the miles while sipping fuel, editor DAVID HOOPER says Ford’s latest 1.6-litre eco engine is an impressive performer. Ford’s latest Mondeo with its impressive 1.6-litre ECOnetic engine pictured at under Hen Cloud in the Peak District. I’VE always been something of a fan […]

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Focus Estate debuts at Pageant of Power

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: FORD FOCUS ESTATE Ford’s new Focus is already a hit with customers, but as the new estate model joins the range, editor DAVID HOOPER, visits the Pageant of Power to put it through its paces. The new Ford Focus estate pictured at Nantwich Marine where its large load bay would […]

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