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Final Falcons sell for more than $300,000

MON, 17 OCT, 2016

A pair of blue-blooded Ford collectors have shelled out a combined $353,000 to own the final Australian-built Ford models that can be registered fo...

Ford Australia - What Next? The Development Future As Local Production Ends

TUE, 11 OCT, 2016

The final cars have rolled off the production line and the dust is quickly settling on Ford’s Broadmeadows and Geelong manufacturing plants i...

Ford Australia’s 2017 Graduate Intake Includes Designers

FRI, 2 SEP, 2016

For the first time since re-launching a Graduate Program in 2015, next year Ford Australia’s intake will include graduate designers.

Final Ford Falcon Ute Rolls Down Broadmeadows Production Line

MON, 1 AUG, 2016

With Ford Australia set to cease local production on October 7, the Broadmeadows factory has had an early send-off for one of the Falcon-family, wi...

Ford Australia Launching New Virtual ‘Immersion Lab’ For Car Design

TUE, 1 APR, 2014

Ford Australia has ‘brought Hollywood to Broadmeadows’, detailing a new cutting-edge virtual design studio to begin operation in the th...

The Week That Was: Ford Stops Work; i30 SR, Cerato Hatch, Calais V6 Reviewed

SUN, 25 AUG, 2013

Hyundai served up its new i30 SR this week; a slightly upmarket version of its regular i30 with a sporting flavour and a 2.0 litre engine.

Victoria Police Handing Out Free Immobilisers For Older Vehicles

WED, 8 SEP, 2010

Owners of older vehicles in the Victorian suburb of Broadmeadows will benefit from a police handout today, with officers giving away a hundred f...

Ford Australia Announces 450 More Jobs To Go

THU, 16 OCT, 2008

Ford Australia's new chief executive Marin Burela, has announced that Ford's Australian operation will be cutting another 450 jobs in Victoria - a...

Ford Australia wins contract to build next generation Focus

MON, 23 JUL, 2007

With the media hot on their heels last week, one got the feeling that Ford had its hands tied in announcing its move to a fully imported Ford Durat...

Ford confirms local engine production to cease in 2010

WED, 18 JUL, 2007

As we predicted in our article last week, Ford Australia has announced that it will cease manufacturing its locally made in-line six-cylinder ‘Ba...



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