Farewell to the Ford Fiesta: A Look Back on Its Legacy


It’s time to say goodbye to the little car that has touched us all. The big moments, the little moments, and all the ‘firsts’ – thanks for the memories.

As one era ends, another is just getting started – and we can’t wait to show you what Ford have got coming.

Watch the Goodnight Fiesta video below, but as a heads up, you should have the hankies at the ready.

After 40 years of making memories, the Ford Fiesta will be saying farewell as it enters its final year of production. The Ford Fiesta has been a beloved car for generations, and its impact on the automotive industry will not be forgotten.

From its agile handling to its sleek design, the Ford Fiesta was the perfect car for drivers looking for a sporty, yet practical vehicle. The Ford Fiesta was also known for its affordability, making it a popular choice for first-time car owners and those on a budget.

Throughout its production, the Ford Fiesta underwent several upgrades and improvements, constantly evolving to meet the needs of its drivers. In recent years, the Ford Fiesta became a leader in technology, offering advanced features like Ford’s SYNC 3 system, hands-free calling, and a rear-view camera.

The Ford Fiesta has also made its mark on motorsports, with its agility and versatility making it a top performer in rally racing. The Ford Fiesta has won multiple championships and earned a reputation for being a fierce competitor on the racetrack.

As we bid farewell to the Ford Fiesta, we take a moment to reflect on its legacy and all the memories it has helped create. Its impact on the automotive industry and on the lives of so many drivers will not be forgotten. Thank you, Ford Fiesta, for the decades of enjoyment and adventure.

There have been seven generations of the Ford Fiesta in the UK:

1976 (mk1)
1983 (mk2)
1989 (mk3)
1995 (mk4)
2002 (mk5)
2008 (mk6)
2017 (mk7)
2022 (mk8)

  • 1976 - 1983 (Mark I)
  • 1983 - 1989 (Mark II)
  • 1989 - 1995 (Mark III)
  • 1995 - 2002 (Mark IV)
  • 2002 - 2008 (Mark V)
  • 2008 - 2017 (Mark VI)
  • 2017 - 2021 (Mark VII)
  • 2021 - 2022 (Mark VIII)
  • 2023 (Mark 8.5)

Discover our current Fiesta offers or our selection of pre-loved Fiestas today.

Ford Fiest (mk 8.5)