Skip to main content

More cowbell! Ford turns Focus into musical instruments

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on Jan 29th, 2008 at 7:21AM

click above for more images of the all-Focus orchestra The European Ford Focus is a big reason that Ford sells more vehicles in the UK than any other automaker, so you'll have to forgive the Blue Oval if it goes overboard in marketing one of its biggest stars. You may remember a Lexus campaign that used the sound systems from 12 Lexus LS 460s to create a virtual orchestra, but Ford has taken the musical theme a big step forward. Composer Craig Richey, sound designer Bill Milbrodt, and friends used a five-door Focus fresh from the factory floor, took it apart, then used the car's many parts... Read More

Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle