Ford has issued a recall for a segment of 2011 to 2013 model year Fiesta subcompacts that concerns improper deployment of the side curtain airbags. Cars recalled were manufactured between November 3, 2009 and September 21, 2012 – 154,604 units in total.
2011 Ford Fiesta
Another day, another hot-hatch that the United Kingdom can enjoy while thumbing their nose at our relative lack of hot-hatchitude here in the States. Ford has just announced another limited-edition run of Fiesta S1600 hatchbacks.
Tanner Foust's 2011 Ford Fiesta rallycross racer – Click above for high-res image gallery
It's a good day for Ford Sync users. The Blue Oval has officially announced two big leaps forward for the company's infotainment system for smartphone users. For the first time, Apple users will find that their iPhone is now fully compatible with Sync. Previously, the system was only usable with devices that used RIM or Android operating systems. What's more, users can now control the applications on their smartphones using a hands-free, voice-operated system. So far, there are only a handful of
2011 Ford Fiesta – Click above for high-res image gallery
Ford Fiestas at the 2010 SEMA Show - click above for high-res image gallery
Ken Block and AJ Allmendinger do the burnout thing – Click above to watch video after the jump
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Ken Block takes on AJ Allmendinger – Click above to watch video after the jump
2011 Ford Fiesta offset barrier crash test – Click above for high-res image gallery
2011 Ford Fiesta gets IIHS Top Safety Pick – Click above to watch video after the jump
Brace yourself, race fans. Things are about to get a little weird. Ford has decided to meld the seemingly unmeldable worlds of NASCAR and rally to help promote the 2011 Fiesta. Ken Block, Richard Petty and AJ Allmendinger have joined forces as an unholy trifecta of motorsports action, unified by their common love of the number 43. We don't need to tell you that Petty famously campaigned old four-three in the heyday of NASCAR, netting 200 Sprint Cup wins and a total of seven championships in the