Ford

  • Australia secures the first 700 Mustang BULLITTs, coming Oct for A$73,688.

    Ford’s Mustang is a smash hit and if you travel anywhere on Australian roads, you’ll likely see them. Now comes a special limited edition, the Mustang BULLITT and come October this year, you can get to a showroom and see one. The car celebrates the 50th anniversary of the...
  • Ford’s new Escape ST, more aggressive, more capable.

    In Europe, Ford’s branding for cars is different than it is here in Australia, so what we see is the Kuga nameplate, which is actually the updated 2018 model of what we call the Escape here. The new ST variant provides a sportier, faster, smarter edition that should appeal...
  • Ford Performance Ranger Raptor pricing announced

    Ford’s Ranger Raptor is the biggest, baddest version of the Aussie-designed Ranger and if you want one, we now know the price tag. On sale later this year, the manufacturer’s list price starts at $74,990. Expect a range of accessories that you’ll be tempted by so, by the time...
  • Ford Mustang BULLITT is coming to Australia

    Ford’s new special edition Ford Mustang BULLITT is coming to Australia. One of the most legendary car chases in cinematic history, the iconic 10-minute sequence in the Warner Bros. film BULLITTfollows Steve McQueen at the wheel of a 1968 Mustang GT fastback as he chases two hitmen through the streets...
  • 2018 Mustang is coming to Australia mid-2018, packed with technology

    Ford have confirmed their updated 2018 Mustang is heading to Australia. The new model has plenty of refinements over the 2017 model, but its that new front end that clearly says your driving the latest. Due to hit showrooms around mid-year, the 2018 Ford Mustang builds on an already...
  • Is the Ford Mustang any good for a Road Trip ?

    Yesterday jumped in the Mustang with my brother and embarked on a pretty epic road trip from Wodonga down to the Mornington peninsular. The primary goal of the trip was to evaluate the Ford Mustang as a vessel for a great road trip. After traveling close to 800km in...
  • Happy Australia Day! Its a great day for a #MustangRoadTrip

    Today’s the day where we throw some snags on the BBQ, grab the flip flops and a cold one and celebrate how awesome Australia is. Usually. This year’s Australia Day will be a little different. Today I’m off on a massive road trip from Wodonga to the Mornington Peninsular...
  • Ford Australia offering FREE driving skills courses in Wodonga

    Ford have announced they’re bringing their Driving Skills for Life program to Wodonga among many other stops around the country. The hands-on driving program covers 6 key areas – Hazard Recognition, Vehicle Handling, Speed Management, Space Management, Pedestrian Awareness and Cycling Safety. Given we don’t teach people driving skills...
  • What challenges do driverless cars actually solve?

    Following on from the mobility panel discussion at tonight’s Vivid event, I thought its worthwhile evaluating the real world impact of driverless cars. There’s many touted benefits, often imagined as automatic outcomes, but in reality, such a dramatic change doesn’t happen without a lot of people working really hard...