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2019 Ford Ranger Wildtrak Review

The Ford Ranger is now the second most popular vehicle in Australia behind its archrival the Toyota Hilux, usurping passenger cars like the Mazda3 and Toyota Corolla for podium position. Engineered in Australia and launched in 2011, the Thai-built Ranger has cement itself not only as a favourite amongst cashed …

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2020 Ford Escape SUV confirmed for Australia with PHEV model

The all-new Ford Escape SUV will bring a plug-in hybrid model to one of the most fiercely fought segments in Australia when it arrives in 2020. “We’re proud to bring the first of our global electrified vehicles to Australian customers in the stylish and capable all-new Escape,” said Ford Australia …

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Ford confirms new Focus ST specifications – arriving early 2020

The all-new Ford Focus ST will arrive in Australia in early 2020 with a wider line-up including the first paddleshift automatic to the high performance model to broaden its appeal. “Local enthusiasts have made it clear that there’s a desire for highly engaging performance hatches,” said Kay Hart, President and …

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2019 Ford Mustang Supercars Championship racer unveiled

The 2019 Ford Mustang race car has been unveiled ahead of the 2019 Supercars Championship. In full official Ford Performance livery, the 2019 Mustang Supercar shows off the road-going Ford Mustang GT’s iconic design cues and rampant V8 soundtrack ahead of its inaugural race, the Superloop Adelaide 500. Ford and …

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Ford confirms compact pickup to sit under the Ranger

Ford has announced it will be building a small pickup using the next-generation Focus’ unibody platform to slot below the Ranger. Speaking at an auto industry conference in Detroit, Ford’s global vice president for marketing and sales, Jim Farley confirm told news media we “can expect new name plates below …

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Ford Focus Active soft-roader to join all-new Focus range in 2019

Ford Australia will introduce its Subaru XV-rivalling Ford Focus Active locally in 2019 in what will be the most comprehensive Ford Focus line-up ever offered in this country. Sourced from Germany and riding on the Focus’ new-generation C2 platform, the Focus Active promises to combined rugged SUV-inspired styling with an …

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Ford Mustang takes shape ahead of 2019 Supercars Championship debut

The Ford Mustang has completed its inaugural test as a fully-fledged Supercar ahead of its first race in the 2019 Australia Supercars Championship. The 2019 Mustang Supercar completed its first laps at Queensland Raceway, Ipswich, ahead of its official homologation for the 2019 season, where it will replace the Ford …

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Ken Block reveals badass Ford GT-powered AWD F-150 Hoonitruck

Since making a name for himself with his first gymkhana video 10 years ago, Ken Block has shredded many a tyres in various hotted up machines but none are as radical as this monstrous 682kW Ford F-150 pick up truck. Meet the Hoonitruck. Based on a 1977 Ford F-150 not …

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Ford teases new electrified Mustang in video

Ford has released a teaser of what appears to be an electrified version of its Mustang sports car, complete with a glowing blue pony badge and closed grille. While we can’t confirm if the car shown is the new hybrid Mustang, what is almost certain is the car will features …

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2019 Ford Endura pricing and specification announced

Ford Australia has announced the pricing and specification of the all-new 2019 Ford Endura ahead of its showroom arrival in December. Priced from $44,990 excluding on-road costs, the Endura is said to bring premium style, features and technology to Australian customers, as well as a five-year warranty. “Endura presents Australians …

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Tickford tuned Ford Mustang GT serves up 400kW/632Nm

The updated 2018 Ford Mustang sees a number of modifications, most noticeably the adoption of direct injection for its 5.0-litre atmospheric V8 engine, resulting in an increase of power output from 306kw to 339kw over the pre-facelift model. Torque figure has also jump 26Nm to 556Nm. Those are potent figures but …

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Ford Mustang Bullitt offered in rare 700 examples priced from sub-$75k

The limited edition Ford Mustang Bullitt will make its Australian debut at the 2018 Motorclassica in Melbourne next month, just in time for the 1968 film Bullitt’s 50th anniversary. “We’re so pleased that enthusiasts will be able to see Mustang Bullitt in the metal for the very first time at …

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Ford GT race car headed to Bathurst for track debut

The Le Mans-winning Ford GT supercar will make its track debut on Australian soil at Mount Panorama, Bathurst this year. Driven by none-other than Australian racing driver, and full-time Ford Chip Ganassi Racing driver, Ryan Briscoe, the Ford Performance GT will turn its first wheel in anger at the iconic …

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German-sourced Ford Focus pricing and specification revealed – from $25,990

Ford Australia has announced the pricing and specification of its all-new 2018 Ford Focus, which goes on sale from December 2019 with a three-model line-up. Kicking off the German-made Focus range is the Focus Trend priced from $25,990 plus on-road costs. Standard equipment includes Autonomous Emergency Braking as well as …

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