The 2014 Ford model range

The time to buy a new Ford car or Ford van is as good as ever, with the manufacturer offering a large diverse range. The current line-up can suit the requirements of many different kinds of motorists with various sized budgets to spend.

Both car and van line-ups for Ford feature iconic names which have played a large part in Ford’s UK market success. Names like the Fiesta, Focus and Transit are clear examples. These vehicles and the rest of the current Ford range offer

Even better though, for 2014 the Ford model range will be updated with new models and extra efficient engines for select existing cars.

Focusing attention towards Ford cars first, the range starts with the nimble Ka city car. This charming vehicle is appealing particularly to young car buyers with its funky styling, compact dimensions and small low-cost engines. The Ford Ka is also highly accessible with its starting price of £8,795.

Next in the car line-up is the Fiesta supermini, starting from £9,995 and offering a very diverse selection of engines and trim levels. This includes the multi award-winning 1.0-litre Ecoboost petrol which mixes potent running with outstanding fuel efficiency. For an extra kick in performance there’s also the 180bhp Fiesta ST hot hatch, priced from £16,995.

The Ford Focus family car range currently starts at £13,995, with the performance-focused 247bhp Focus ST starting from £21,995.

Ford also continues to offer a wide selection of family MPVs as new, including the B-MAX (starting from £12,995), C-MAX (£17,350), and seven-seater Grand C-MAX (£19,445). Larger family MPVs offered by Ford include the highly practical choices of the S-MAX (from £23,105) and the Galaxy (£25,465).

Also featuring in the current Ford model range is the Kuga crossover SUV, priced from £20,995, and the Ranger pick-up which starts at £18,670.

During 2014, UK motorists are due to see the long-awaited arrival of a new generation Ford Mondeo. The five-door family saloon will launch in the later part of this year offering modern styling and a fantastic equipment range. Prior to that the current generation Mondeo remains on offer, and the highly-rated family car is currently priced from £15,995.

From May this year onwards the Ford model range at showrooms will have grown thanks to the arrival of the brand new Ecosport. The Ecosport is a mini-SUV based on the foundations of the popular Fiesta supermini. This new model offers bold styling and practicality to motorists looking for a compact but at the same time imposing modern family car. Prices for the Ford Ecosport will range from £14,995.

Ford also offers a selection of new van models of massively different sizes and specifications to suit all kind of businesses. The current range features the compact Fiesta Van, starting from £11,180 and the Transit Connect (£13,150). Following them is the current standard Transit van priced from £18,150.

This is followed by the more recently launched award-winning Transit Custom priced from £17,950. In 2014 a brand new Transit range is set to arrive with prices starting at £20,795.