Workbench Logo
Workbench Logo
Workbench Logo
Workbench Logo
Workbench Logo

Tag : Ford

Ford names Bri-Stor as QVM accredited racking supplier

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Ford has appointed Bri-Stor Systems as its first and only recognised QVM (Qualified Vehicle Modifer) for commercial vehicle racking conversions, enabling the manufacturer to offer a racking service direct from dealerships.

Ford extends scrappage scheme into 2018

3 months ago / 0 comments

Ford’s scrappage scheme for pre-Euro 5 vans and cars is to run into the first quarter of 2018.

Ford Transit Connect and Transit Courier get new engine tech

4 months ago / 0 comments

Ford has revealed its updated Transit Connect and Courier LCVs, which will get updated engines and styling as well as new driver assistance technologies when they launch next year.

Road Test: Ford Ranger Limited

6 months ago / 0 comments

It’s not hard to see why Ford’s Ranger remains one of the UK’s most popular pick-ups, says Dan Gilkes.

Ford Transit Plug-in Hybrid breaks cover ahead of London trials

7 months ago / 0 comments

Ford’s forthcoming Plug-in Hybrid Transit Custom has made its first public appearance just weeks ahead of the start of London-based fleet trials.

Manufacturers launch scrappage schemes in time for plate change

7 months ago / 0 comments

Manufacturers including Renault-Nissan, Toyota and VW have become the latest to launch scrappage schemes intended to tempt buyers to new, less-polluting vehicles.

Ford launches UK scrappage scheme for pre Euro-5 cars and vans

7 months ago / 0 comments

Ford is running a UK scrappage scheme enabling drivers of any make of car or van to upgrade to Euro 6 vehicles.

Deutsche Post DHL and Ford unveil StreetScooter WORK XL electric van

7 months ago / 0 comments

Deutsche Post DHL Group and Ford presented the first of their jointly produced electric delivery vans – or e-van – in Cologne, Germany, called the StreetScooter WORK XL, to complement their pre-existing electric van … Read More »

Ford launches Qualified Vehicle Modifier programme

8 months ago / 0 comments

Covering refrigerated load carriers and tipper trucks, Ford has launched its new Qualified Vehicle Modifier programme to accredit converters modifying Ford vehicles.

Conversion control

10 months ago / 0 comments

The latest developments in van conversions. By Dan Gilkes.

Road Test: Ford Transit Auto

10 months ago / 0 comments

Six-speed automatic transmission should open up market sectors for Ford’s Transit, says Dan Gilkes.

Ford dealers branch into all-makes servicing and parts

10 months ago / 0 comments

Ford dealers in Europe can now offer servicing and parts for all car and LCV makes following the brand’s launch of a new Omnicraft brand of replacement parts.

Ford rolls out mobile service programme

11 months ago / 0 comments

Ford is launching a nationwide mobile service programme, providing a range of SMR work including warranty and pre-delivery inspections for both cars and vans.

Ford concept pairs up autonomous vehicles and drones for ‘last mile’ deliveries

1 year ago / 0 comments

Ford employees have developed a new concept that could help transform ‘last mile’ deliveries.