Ford Falcon New Car Reviews & Price Guide

The 2016 Ford Falcon family offers a range of models, from family-friendly five-seat sedans through to the sporting XR6 and XR8 and luxurious G6E. Developed and built here in Australia, and engineered to suit local conditions.

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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)
2016 Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint REVIEW | The Last... The XR8 At Its Monstrous Best
Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint REVIEW, Price, Features | Falcon Farewells Its Fans

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

May 30, 2016 (6 months ago)
Suzuki Celerio The Cheapest New Car To Run Among Strong Contenders
Suzuki Celerio Australia’s Cheapest New Car To Run, But They’re All Cheaper

The battle for cut-price motoring supremacy has swung Suzuki’s way again for 2015, as two of Australia’s mot...

Jun 23, 2015 (1 year ago)
2015 Ford Falcon G6E EcoBoost Review: Good, Not Great
2015 Ford Falcon G6E EcoBoost Review: Good, Not Great

Vehicle Style: Large sedan Price: $40,110 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 176kW/353Nm 2.0 4cyl petrol | 6spd auto Fue...

Feb 10, 2015 (2 years ago)
2015 Ford Falcon XR8 Review: Power, In Spades... But?
2015 Ford Falcon XR8 Review: Power, In Spades... But?

Vehicle Style: Large performance sedan Price: $54,690  (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 335kW/570Nm 5.0 superchar...

Jan 28, 2015 (2 years 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...

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 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...

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 Supports Local Schools And Charity With Sales Of Its Final Local Vehicles

THU, 6 OCT, 2016

The historic last-ever Ford Falcon, Territory, Falcon XR6 Sprint and Falcon Ute (suitable for road use) to roll-off Ford’s Broadmeadows (Vict...

Ford Australia Engine Plant Goes Out With A Whimper

TUE, 27 SEP, 2016

Ford Australia has manufactured the last mass-produced engines it is ever likely to build, but the carmaker is holding off on celebrations unt...

Prodrive Rules-Out A Mustang Racer For Next Year…But Stand-by For A Beefed-Up Limited Edition Road Car

SAT, 27 AUG, 2016

Leading Ford Supercars Championship team, Prodrive, has been forced to quell speculation in Sydney’s Daily Telegraph newspaper about a swap t...

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...

First Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint Aids Diabetes Research

THU, 28 JUL, 2016

Sydney businessman David Pearce topped the bidding to score the first Ford falcon XR8 Sprint for $92,500.

REVIEWS

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.

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 Falcon XR6 Sprint and XR8 Sprint REVIEW | Ford’s Local Hero Gets The Send Off It Deserves

THU, 17 MAR, 2016

SAYING FAREWELL TO A FAMILY MEMBER, A HERO, AN ICON, WAS NEVER GOING TO BE EASY FOR FORD AUSTRALIA. But a fitting tribute, in the shape o...

2015 Ford Falcon G6E EcoBoost Review: Good, Not Great

TUE, 10 FEB, 2015

Vehicle Style: Large sedan Price: $40,110 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 176kW/353Nm 2.0 4cyl petrol | 6spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 8.7 l/10...

2015 Ford Falcon XR8 Review: Power, In Spades... But?

WED, 28 JAN, 2015

Vehicle Style: Large performance sedan Price: $54,690  (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 335kW/570Nm 5.0 supercharged petrol V8 | 6sp auto F...

2015 Falcon FGX Range Review: Falcon LPi, G6E Ecoboost And G6E Turbo

FRI, 28 NOV, 2014

What’s hot: Brilliant SYNC 2 system; improved fuel consumption, large-car space and comfort.

New Falcon XR8 Review: The Power And The Passion

THU, 27 NOV, 2014

What’s hot: Superb power & handling, brilliant Sync2 system, comfortable ride.

Ford FPV GTF 351 Review

SAT, 21 JUN, 2014

FPV GTF 351 REVIEW What’s hot: Rip-snorting performance, great handling and wailing supercharger.

FPV GTF 351 Review: Ford Proving Ground Launch

WED, 11 JUN, 2014

FPV GT F 351 REVIEW What's hot: Balance, power and finesse; gorgeous blended Boss V8 howl and supercharged whine - a performance bargain.

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