Ford

  • 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...
  • Ford Mondeo picks up SYNC3 and new ‘Metalicious’ styling

    Ford’s Mondeo has always been pitched as a utilitarian vehicle, a four-door to get the job, but didn’t excite. That’s all set to change with Ford designers doing a great job of transforming the 2017 Mondeo into something that draws your attention. As with many new Ford Vehicles, the...
  • Review: 2017 Ford Escape Titanium, packed with technology, handles like a sedan

    The 2017 Ford’s Escape is the company’s latest answer to the city SUV. With the Territory and Kuga making way for the Escape and Everest, Ford’s latest SUV offering is now more evolved, more mature and more reliant on technology as a key selling point than ever before. If...
  • Ford’s murdered-out Ranger FX4 looks the business on or off-road

    One of Ford Australia’s greatest legacies will be their success in designing the Ranger. The Australian teams led the design and engineering of Ranger and its popularity with 36,934 Rangers sold in Australia in 2016, a 26% year-on-year increase Ford have a big success in the ranger (don’t forget...
  • Ford’s all-digital instrument cluster starts with the GT

    With a brand new supercar, that looks great and performs great, you need an experience for the driver that is adaptable to the task and driving conditions at hand. Ford are innovating on the instrument cluster with the new Ford GT, featuring five unique drive modes, from Normal, Wet, Sport,...