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The latest European-focused MPV from Ford was previewed in concept form at last year’s Geneva Motor Show, but has now been confirmed for production release at the 2012 edition of the same expo this March. Based on the Fiesta (the C-Max is based on the Focus), the new B-Max will arrive into a highly competitive segment , so it will need to offer some alluring features to make its mark.

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Ford B-Max Axed

Ford bosses have confirmed that the B-MAX MPV has been dropped from the firm’s model range. The baby MPV has been indirectly replaced with the updated EcoSport SUV according to president of Ford Europe Steve Armstrong.“We are in the middle of a really strong product change over phase,” he told Auto Express at the Frankfurt […]


Ford Builds 100,000th B-Max in Romania

Ford has rolled out the 100,000th B-Max small MPV at its Craiova assembly plant in Romania. Ford sold 67,000 B-Max models in 2013, with the 100,000th, a Panther Black Titanium model equipped with a 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine, destined for a local customer. “We’re very proud to build such an ingenious and smart vehicle as the […]


PRICES ANNOUNCED FOR FORD’S INGENIOUS NEW B-MAX SMALL CAR

The new Ford B-MAX has gone on sale for September delivery from £12,995, bringing UK drivers a winning combination of ingenious design, unrivalled economy and advanced small car technology. This innovative new car will be competitively priced with the 1.4-litre petrol engine Studio model starting at £12,995, Zetec models at £15,600 and the top-of-the-range Titanium […]


Ford wins Global Mobile Award for technology on all-new B-MAX

A new Ford technology being introduced on the all-new B-MAX to assist occupants in making a 999 call to emergency services in the event of a crash has won a prestigious technology award. Ford’s Emergency Assistance alerts local emergency services operators, in the correct local language based on GPS coordinates from the vehicle, after an […]


Ford unveils the connected, accessible B-Max at Mobile World Congress

Mobile World Congress in Barcelona normally tends to yield a bumper crop of smartphones, tablets, and the egregiously-named “phablets”, but Ford has chosen the technology show to announce that it’s bringing the B-Max to Europe. The car was originally unveiled at the 2011 Geneva motor show as a concept, but it’s now getting a full release, packed with a surprising amount […]


IS B-MAX THE NEW BLACK? FASHION, FURNITURE, GADGETS INSPIRE NEW FORD SMALL CAR’S COLOURS

With an eye on the quick-drying properties that black paint offered the original Model T, Ford Motor Company founder Henry Ford famously wrote that customers can choose any colour “so long as it is black.” Ninety years has brought a lot of change to the auto industry – maybe none more than Ford’s approach to […]


NEW FORD B-MAX PREMIERES IN THE UK

Ford designer, Erika Tsubaki, demonstrates the unique design features of the Ford B-MAX concept car at its UK unveiling in London today.  The hidden pillars and sliding doors of the B-MAX provide unrivalled access to the car’s interior.  B-MAX goes on sale in September 2012. The B-MAX provides a wide open space into an interior […]


NEW FORD B-MAX ACHIEVES BEST-IN-CLASS FUEL ECONOMY

The all-new Ford B-MAX – the versatile multi-activity vehicle debuting this year – sets a new standard in its class for fuel economy and CO2 emissions with Ford’s latest petrol and diesel engines. The B-MAX with a 1.0-litre 120PS EcoBoost petrol engine will offer 114g/km CO2 emissions and fuel economy of 57.6mpg.  Customers could save £387 per […]


Ford’s All-New B-MAX to Showcase Unique Design and Unrivalled Technology at Geneva Motor Show

– Ford President and CEO Alan Mulally will debut production-ready version of all-new Ford B-MAX at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show in March – B-MAX’s ingenious design and unrivalled technology sets new benchmark for smart, compact, city-friendly cars – Highlights also include class-leading load-space, high-quality craftsmanship and materials, as well as advanced new engines Ford […]


Ford previews 2012 B-Max ahead of Geneva debut

The latest European-focused MPV from Ford was previewed in concept form at last year’s Geneva Motor Show, but has now been confirmed for production release at the 2012 edition of the same expo this March. Based on the Fiesta (the C-Max is based on the Focus), the new B-Max will arrive into a highly competitive […]


1.0L EcoBoost three-cylinder heading for the B-Max

Ford’s EcoBoost offerings may have started off big and powerful, but the Blue Oval is quickly moving towards small and thrifty. Ford will soon offer its smallest turbocharged offering yet, as a new 1.0-liter, three-cylinder has been announced in advance of the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new EcoBoost engine will be available in the Ford […]


New B-Max Spy Photos!

Hot on the heels of last weeks B-Max Spy shots we can now bring you some more thanks to ‘kike’ – http://www.quattroruote.it/notizie/auto-novita/ford-b-max-foto-spia-praticamente-senza-veli Here you can see the tail lights and the dashboard in a nice close up detail shot!  


Ford B-Max Spy Shots

Thanks for our forum member KevinB – http://www.bmaxownersclub.co.uk/forum/ford-b-max-testing-in-germany_topic4.html and CarSpyPhotos.net we have some great images of the new B-Max testing in Germany!


Ford B-Max revealed Video

We’ve just posted a video on YouTube showing the new B-Max inside and out! Head over to our forum to view: http://www.bmaxownersclub.co.uk/forum/bmax-video_topic1.html


Ford B-Max release date

This is what we know so for on the release dates on the upcoming Ford B-Max, we’ll keep this page constantly updated as we hear more; UK release date: Spring 2012 Europe release date: Spring 2012 US release date: Late 2012 / 2013 ROW: Late 2012 / 2013 It will be assembled at the plant in […]


The B-Max Concept – Goodbye Ford Fusion

If ever a concept car was just a thinly disguised production car, this is it – this is the Ford B-Max, just unveiled on the eve of the 2011 Geneva motor show. So the Ford B-Max concept is a Fiesta MPV? That’s right, and when the B-Max goes on sale in early 2012 it’ll finally […]


B-MAX Highlights Ford’s Innovative Vision for the Small Car Market

Ford is unveiling its dramatic new B-MAX vehicle at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, providing an early preview of exciting innovations from Ford in the European small car market. The B-MAX showcases a unique new body design which eliminates the traditional B pillar and features twin rear sliding doors.  This innovative format – which has […]