The all-new Ford Focus C-MAX has been named winner in the compact MPV category at the very first British Insurance Car Security Awards, presented by Hazel Blears MP, Minister of State at the Home Office.
Backed by Thatcham, the Department of Transport, UK Insurers and supported by the Home Office, vehicles were rated according to theft of and theft from the vehicle. The Focus C-MAX achieved the highest score to scoop the award in the highly competitive Compact MPV category.
Standard security features on the Focus C-MAX include Thatcham category 1 alarms, remote-control deadlocks, engine immobiliser, locking bonnet and visible VIN numbers.
Paul Thomas, Managing Director Ford Motor Company Limited said, "We consider security to be of paramount importance for the drivers and passengers of our vehicles and we are therefore thrilled that the Ford Focus C-MAX has picked up this prestigious accolade. This award is testimony to the great effort and dedication of our security engineers to optimise the security of our cars."Published 3 July 2004