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Ford Focus RS boosted by Hennessey Performance

The Ford Focus RS’ 257kW of power and 440Nm of torque are apparently not enough for the folks at Hennessey Performance, who have developed a power upgrade package for the hot hatch. Called the HPE400, the package consists of a remapped engine control unit, a high-flow air filter, and a …

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Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 set to pack 530kW

Ford is expected to launch the most powerful Mustang ever in late 2017 and testing is said to be already well underway, according to new reports. The new model is set to replace the previous generation’s Shelby GT500 and could pack a fire-breathing 530kW and a colossal 900Nm. The performance …

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Ford Focus RS gets power boost with Mountune upgrade

Not happy with ‘just’ 257kW from your Focus RS? This Mountune performance upgrade might just be your answer. Co-developed by the race engine and road car performance specialist and Ford Performance, the upgrade boosts peak power from the Ford 2.3-litre EcoBoost engine by 21kW to 278kW and peak torque by …

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Sharper looks and updated cabin for 2017 Ford Kuga

The revised 2017 Ford Kuga is not due to arrive into Australian showrooms until early 2017, but images of the new compact SUV have already been released, and here’s a closer look. New updates for the fascia include a stretched trapezoidal grille to unify the new Kuga with the rest of the …

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Last ever Ford Falcon Ute leaves Broadmeadows factory

Fifty-four years since the first Ford Falcon Ute rolled off the company’s Australian production line, the final ute left the Broadmeadows factory in Melbourne outer north today, as Ford Australia inches closer to the end of local manufacturing in 70 days’ time. The white XR6 ute rolled down the Broadmeadows line …

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2017 Ford Ranger announced, comes loaded with extras

The 2017 Ford Ranger has been revealed and it comes with greater value throughout the model range. Across the line-up, all pick-up variants will benefit from reversing sensors and camera. In addition, XLT models will gain front parking sensors while the range topping Wilktrak will receive the newest SYNC3 infotainment …

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Ford unveils GT ’66 Heritage Edition

Ford has introduced the 2017 Ford GT ’66 Heritage Edition to commemorate the 50th anniversary of its 1-2-3 win at Le Mans. The limited edition model was created to pay tribute to the 1966 GT40 Mark II that took victory under the stewardship of Bruce McLaren and Chris Amon. It …

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Hennessey unleashes supercharged HPE800 Ford Mustang

Hennessey Performance, the folks that brought us this insane Venom GT and this beasty Nissan GT-R, are celebrating their 25th anniversary this year with a pumped up Ford Mustang. Called the HPE800, the Ford Mustang gains a 2.9-litre supercharger strapped to its 5.0-litre V8 engine. Modifications are also made to …

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SPIED: 2017 Ford Focus RS500

If these spy shots are anything to go by, it seems Ford will cap-off the current-generation Focus with this go faster version of the already rapid Focus RS, likely to be badged the RS500. While the car may look unchanged from the ‘regular’ Focus RS, closer examination reveals a set …

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