Ford Awards in 2012

Award Winning Product Range available from Birchwood Ford

WhatCar? Awards & Others

The C-MAX and the S-MAX received praise, this time from Carbuzz (now known as Carwow). Speaking of the C-MAX, the car research site said that it offered “the best handling car in its class.”

“The steering is precise and well-weighted, while plenty of grip and minimal lean means the C-MAX belies its bulk.”

Discover the C-MAX, S-MAX and Mondeo and a range of other fine Ford vehicles from our Birchwood Ford dealerships in Eastbourne, Hastings and Halland today.

Mini MPV Award

The Ford C-MAX was awarded with the "Mini MPV" award from BusinessCar for 2012. The  C-max achieves under 120g/km and boasts 61.4mpg with the 115hp 1.6 TDCi diesel engine, or under 130g/km and 57.7mpg in the larger 7 seater Grand C-MAX body style.

The C-MAX is Ford's smallest people carrier but it still offers high levels of the standard equipment, The most popular Zetec trim comes with a DAB digital radio and Bluetooth.

MPV Award 

The Ford S-MAX won the "MPV" award from BusinessCar awards in 2012. This is a sixth BusinessCar award overall for the S-MAX from winner for The BusinessCar of the year and People Carrier Prizes in 2007 and then picking up the latter awards in 2008, 2010 and 2011.

The S-MAX shows that you can have a family car to suit your needs but not have to miss out on style, technology or driving enjoyment.

UK's Best Family Car and Best Estate Car

The Ford Mondeo picked up two brilliant awards at the What Car? 2012 awards. The Mondeo was declared both the "UK's Best Family Car" and "The Best Estate Car" for the second consecutive year.

"The Best Family Car" award went to the well deserved Ford Mondeo 1.6 TDCi 115PS Zetec, with the UK's most popular car buyer's guide naming the Ford Mondeo 2.0 TDCi 140PS Zetec "The Best Estate Car"