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FORD AUSTRALIA

Ford Australia, a subsidiary of Ford Motor Company (US), began building the famous Model-T in Geelong in 1925. It later built a range of cars here, before establishing its well-known Broadmeadows manufacturing facility to produce the Falcon in 1960.

Under its "One Ford" global product strategy, Ford is to shut-down its Australian manufacturing operation in 2017, bringing the curtain down on both the Falcon and Territory. Ford Australia's design and engineering facility remains as a key part of Ford's global product development.

The Ford range is typified by dynamic, refined cars, well-suited to Australian conditions. These include the Mondeo, Focus, Fiesta, and Falcon; its SUVs, the highly-awarded Territory, Kuga, and Ecosport, and heavy-duty 4X4s, the Everest and Ranger, as well as the Ford Transit van range.

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2016 Ford Fiesta ST Mountune REVIEW | Ford's Little Gem Is A Giant Killer
Ford Fiesta ST Mountune REVIEW, Price And Features | Already A Cracking Drive... Now Even Better!

IT'S ALL ABOUT PERFORMANCE, THE 2016 FORD FIESTA ST MOUNTUNE. That's why this already brilliant h...

Aug 25, 2016 (4 months ago)
Ford Focus RS REVIEW | Simply Brilliant - An AWD ‘Power-on Oversteer’ Rocket
2016 Ford Focus RS REVIEW, Price, Features | Dang This Is A Beast…!

SOMETIMES A CAR COMPANY JUST GETS IT RIGHT. LIKE FORD'S NEW FOCUS RS. If you’re looking for a parallel to t...

Jul 14, 2016 (5 months ago)
2016 Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint REVIEW - Fast, Flawed, Exiting On A Six-Pot Salvo
Falcon XR6 Sprint REVIEW, Price, Features - The Brawniest 'Aussie Six' Ever, And The Last Of Its Kind

THIS IS THE XR6 SPRINT: 370kW OF POWER, 650Nm OF TORQUE, AND A GLORIOUS INLINE-SIX SOUNDTRACK. It's a...

Jun 28, 2016 (5 months ago)
2016 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Coupe REVIEW | Better Balanced, Great Price
Mustang Ecoboost REVIEW | Price, Features - 2016 2.3 Litre Turbo Manual Coupe - Hang Tradition, It’s Better Than You Think

NO QUESTION, THE LOCAL ARRIVAL OF THE 2016 FORD MUSTANG RANGE CAUSED A STAMPEDE. In the first five months of t...

Jun 20, 2016 (6 months ago)
Falcon XR6 Sprint -v- Falcon XR8 Sprint -v- Commodore SS V Redline | Sports Sedan Showdown
Showdown | Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint -v- Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint -v- Holden Commodore SS V Redline Comparison Test

WHEN FORD ANNOUNCED AN END TO AUSTRALIAN MANUFACTURING, MANY BELIEVED THE 5.0-LITRE SUPERCHARGED V8 FALCON XR8 WOULD BE ...

Jun 6, 2016 (6 months ago)

NEWS

Van Gisbergen And Triple Eight Claim 2016 Supercars Australia Crown

MON, 5 DEC, 2016

Shane Van Gisbergen took just one season with his new team, Triple Eight’s Red Bull Racing Australia, to win the Australian Touring Car Champ...

Ford To Begin Autonomous Vehicle Trials In Europe

THU, 1 DEC, 2016

Ford is set to extend the reach of its existing autonomous vehicle program in the United States, with plans to start trialling self-driving technol...

All-New 2017 Ford Fiesta Breaks Cover In Germany

WED, 30 NOV, 2016

Exactly 40 years since the nameplate debuted - and with around 18 million sales to-date - Ford has rolled-out the all-new seventh-generation F...

Ford Will Steer You Away From Trouble With Next-Generation Safety Systems

TUE, 8 NOV, 2016

Ford has previewed its next-generation safety system, demonstrating examples of technology that can ease parking hassles, improve collision av...

One Ford Program Jettisoned As The ‘Blue Oval’ Goes Regional

FRI, 4 NOV, 2016

Reports from Europe have the ‘RIP’ sign hanging over Ford’s hyped One Ford global product sharing strategy which was trumpet...

Buyer Beware - $135K Ford Falcon GTHO Turns Out To Be $25k Replica

WED, 2 NOV, 2016

A pair of Ford enthusiasts have learned that a 1970 Ford XW Falcon GTHO believed to be the real deal is, in reality, a replica.

Ford Mondeo, Jaguar F-Pace, Mercedes-Benz S-Class Recalled For Separate Causes

MON, 31 OCT, 2016

The all-new Jaguar F-Pace SUV is up for its first recall just months after Australian launch - and it joins a bunch which includes the Ford Mo...

JLR Teams Up With Ford And Tata To Test Connected Vehicle Technology

TUE, 25 OCT, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover will join two other carmakers in a wide-reaching test of connected vehicle technologies, concentrating on three areas of research.

Ford F-150 Joins Mustang On The Sidelines As Ford Factories Switch Off

WED, 19 OCT, 2016

Ford has moved to halt production of its sales-king in the US, the F-150 pickup, as demand for the model and others eases in its home market.

Ford Falcon Ute Recalled For Axle Weld Weakness

TUE, 18 OCT, 2016

Ford’s Falcon Utility has only recently wound up production in Australia, but the carmaker has seen fit to issue a recall for the last-ever m...

REVIEWS

All-Wheel Drive Hot Hatch Showdown - Ford Focus RS v Volkswagen Golf R

WED, 23 NOV, 2016

Genuine game-changers generally come along in broad intervals.

2016 Ford Fiesta ST Mountune REVIEW | Ford's Little Gem Is A Giant Killer

THU, 25 AUG, 2016

IT'S ALL ABOUT PERFORMANCE, THE 2016 FORD FIESTA ST MOUNTUNE. That's why this already brilliant hot-hatchback gets a po...

Ford Focus RS REVIEW | Simply Brilliant - An AWD ‘Power-on Oversteer’ Rocket

THU, 14 JUL, 2016

SOMETIMES A CAR COMPANY JUST GETS IT RIGHT.

2016 Ford Focus ST Mountune REVIEW | Warranty-Friendly Power Play

MON, 11 JUL, 2016

IF YOU'RE A PETROLHEAD, YOU'RE PROBABLY NO STRANGER TO THROWING A FEW PERFORMANCE TWEAKS AT YOUR RIDE.

2016 Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint REVIEW - Fast, Flawed, Exiting On A Six-Pot Salvo

TUE, 28 JUN, 2016

THIS IS THE XR6 SPRINT: 370kW OF POWER, 650Nm OF TORQUE, AND A GLORIOUS INLINE-SIX SOUNDTRACK.

2016 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Coupe REVIEW | Better Balanced, Great Price

MON, 20 JUN, 2016

NO QUESTION, THE LOCAL ARRIVAL OF THE 2016 FORD MUSTANG RANGE CAUSED A STAMPEDE. In the first five months of this year no less than 2117 ...

Falcon XR6 Sprint -v- Falcon XR8 Sprint -v- Commodore SS V Redline | Sports Sedan Showdown

MON, 6 JUN, 2016

WHEN FORD ANNOUNCED AN END TO AUSTRALIAN MANUFACTURING, MANY BELIEVED THE 5.0-LITRE SUPERCHARGED V8 FALCON XR8 WOULD BE ITS LAST HURRAH.

2016 Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint REVIEW | The Last... The XR8 At Its Monstrous Best

MON, 30 MAY, 2016

THE EXTERNAL CHANGES TO THE 2016 FORD FALCON XR8 SPRINT MAY BE LOW-KEY, BUT THAT DOESN’T LESSEN THEIR IMPACT.

2016 Ford Mustang GT Fastback Manual REVIEW | Not Just A Mustang, THE Mustang

FRI, 29 APR, 2016

THIS IS THE MUSTANG YOU WANT: 5.0 LITRE V8, SIX-SPEED MANUAL, A PONY BADGE ON THE SNOUT AND RAKING FASTBACK STYLE.

Ford Mustang GT Convertible REVIEW | Plenty Of Passion, But Execution Falls Short

THU, 14 APR, 2016

THE ENTIRE 2016 AUSTRALIAN ALLOCATION OF FORD MUSTANGS SOLD OUT IN 2015.

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