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The new Ford Kuga is Ford’s first crossover vehicle that delivers a blend of rewarding on-road driving quality and astonishing off-road capability.

The fresh, modern styling of the new Ford Kuga is based on Ford’s C-car architecture, well proven in both the Ford Focus and the Ford C-MAX. Its ‘can-do’ persona and ‘go anywhere’ ability is perfect for anyone looking for something a bit different. Available with a proven powertrain and two series levels, the full-time Haldex intelligent All Wheel Drive (AWD) system is complemented by a front-wheel-drive version.

Our Ford Kuga news section features all the latest reviews, spy shots and new model information from the UK and Europe.

Kuga News

Ford release new Kuga promotional video

Here is a video of Ford showing off the new Kuga ahead of its UK release later this year:

New Ford Kuga Revealed

Ford has revealed an all-new Kuga SUV at this week’s LA Auto Show. The car you see here is the US-market Escape, but it will arrive at March’s Geneva show with a Kuga badge and only minor changes to the grille and foglights. Previously, the Escape and Kuga were two separate models, sold in the […]

Ford Kuga will go on sale in Zimbabwe later this year

THE Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) unveiled a new addition to its line-up at the Johannesburg International Motor Show (JIMS),the Kuga. The Ford Kuga will go on sale in Zimbabwe and the region later in the year. The Ford Kuga is a five-seater cross-over vehicle that offers an elevated seating position, versatile interior, […]

Car Insurance for Ford Kuga’s

Your Ford Kuga is one of the easiest cars to insure – it has the highest NCAP safety ratings in its class and will therefore be a lower risk where injury to occupants or pedestrians is concerned. It is very important that you shop around and compare quotes from as many different insurance companies to […]

Ford New Zealand Introduces Kuga

Ford New Zealand is proud to announce an all-new addition to its model lineup – the Ford Kuga. The European-built Ford Kuga, available in the range-topping Titanium edition, arrives at Ford dealers throughout the country from November and will join the already launched Mondeo, Territory and Focus Titanium models. The New Zealand RRP is $53,990. […]

Ford Kuga Titanium X

The stylish Ford Kuga crossover range adds a new flagship model next month. The Ford Kuga Titanium X will feature an impressive list of standard equipment over Titanium including full leather trim, 18in alloy wheels, LED daylight running lamps, large rear spoiler, panoramic roof, Bluetooth with voice control, USB connectivity, bi-xenon headlamps, heated front seats […]

Baby Ford Kuga?

Based on the Fiesta supermini, the new Ford Fiesta SUV is almost here and it will rival the Nissan Juke. According to Autoexpress, the new “baby Kuga” will be powered by two petrol engines, a 1.0 liter three-cylinder unit developing 90 BHP, and a powerful 1.6 liter unit powering the Focus. Diesel engines are also […]


Ford Motor Company today unveiled its vision for a sleeker, sportier and more stylish compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) at the 2011 North American International Auto Show. The Ford Vertrek concept previews the company’s ambition for a next-generation, global compact SUV that could lead the industry in both design and fuel efficiency. The Ford Vertrek […]

First Official Ford Kuga Pics

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Ford Kuga drivers can park and manoeuvre more safely thanks to a high-tech miniature rear-view camera system which reduces blind spots behind the car. The tailgate-mounted camera – a Ford first on a passenger car – shows objects that would otherwise be hidden on a large 7-inch colour display.  The system is activated whenever reverse gear […]


Euro NCAP awards 5/4/3 star rating to new Ford Kuga, an unprecedented achievement in its class New Kuga achieves a 5 star rating for adult occupant protection 4 star rating for child occupant protection Pedestrian protection validated by 3 star rating Proven high levels of safety in stylish and acclaimed compact crossover package. Safety as […]

Stylish Ford Kuga delivers more performance, economy and lower CO2

The successful Ford Kuga strengthens its reputation as a leading vehicle in its class with exciting new powertrain options designed to boost performance, improve fuel economy and reduce CO2. Coupled with a new ‘Individual’ trim, Ford Kuga continues to combine striking design with rewarding driving quality. The new powertrain combinations include a powerful new 163PS […]


Ford’s award winning ‘kinetic design’ styling is the star of the company’s new pan-European brand TV commercial. Shot in a London studio, the commercial marks an evolution in Ford’s advertising strategy, adding multi-model brand commercials to complement its traditional model-specific campaigns. The innovative new advert will debut during the half-time break of the UEFA Champions […]


Three new range additions 2.0-litre TDCi 2WD – 159g/km CO2 2.5-litre Duratec – 200PS and 320Nm Five-speed automatic option on 2.5-litre Duratec Ford is set to expand the appeal of the popular Kuga crossover with the addition of three new models providing lower CO2, automatic transmission, and greater power and torque. Retaining the style and refinement […]


The TV commercial for Ford’s new crossover vehicle, the Ford Kuga, will be aired for the first time on 21 May to one of the largest TV audiences of the year.   Estimated to attract around 15 million viewers, the UEFA Champions League final between Chelsea and Manchester United on Wednesday, 21 May is the […]

New Ford Kuga spy pictures

Ford’s new Kuga is preparing to pounce! These are the first spy shots of the all-new version of the Blue Oval’s Kuga. In line with the One Ford global car philosophy, the new crossover is being developed from the Vertrek concept shown at the Detroit Motor Show earlier this year to replace both the Kuga […]

Kuga Awarded 5 Stars by Auto Express

The Ford Kuga has been Awarded 5 Stars by Auto Express in a recent first drive. You can read the full review here: It has been a long time coming, but Ford’s return to the 4×4 market promises to be well worth the wait. The Focus-inspired Kuga should be good – in fact, it should be […]

Geneva motor show 2008 – Ford Kuga

Seeing the distinctive 4×4 in the metal at the Geneva motor show has gone some way to convincing doubters that the Kuga really can tackle rivals that include the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4 and Land Rover Freelander. The real test, however, may well be how the Kuga copes off road. Ford claims it has genuine […]

Ford Kuga You Tube Clips


Ford Kuga Prices

Ford’s new Kuga 4×4 will cost from £20,495 when it goes on sale here this summer. The Kuga comes with just one choice of engine – a 134bhp 2.0-litre diesel. Ford says the Kuga achieves 44.1mpg on average and emits 169g/km of carbon dioxide, making it one of the lowest-emitting 4x4s on sale. Only Suzuki’s […]