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  • Introducing the Ford Ranger Plug-in Hybrid with Pro Power Onboard

    September 19, 2023

    Arriving in early 2025, the Ford Ranger Plug-in Hybrid will be available for sale from Authorised EV Dealers.    Ranger Plug-in Hybrid will deliver more torque than any other Ranger, thanks to a 2.3-litre Ford EcoBoost turbo petrol engine paired with an electric motor and rechargeable battery system. It can be driven in pure electric mode for more than 45 kilometres1 without using a drop of fuel or producing tailpipe emissions, helping customers save at...

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    Tips for tackling challenging dunes and beaches.

    August 8, 2023

    We push our own limits while putting a Ford Everest to the test, and in the process find a new favourite off-road destination in South Australia. Idyllic and terrifying. Take both of those in equal measure, and you’ve got beach driving in a nutshell. On one hand, there’s the prospect of cruising along a wide, long and empty beach. Crashing waves on one side, a glowing sun overhead and golden sand underneath, squealing softly under...

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    Ford Mach-E awarded 5-Star ANCAP Rating

    July 12, 2023

    Ford Mach-E awarded 5-Star ANCAP Rating more than six months after independent crash-test authorities gave the same rating in New Zealand.   The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) awarded the Mustang Mach-E a five-star rating for New Zealand in December 2022, though the result was not applied in Australia until now as Ford had not yet confirmed plans to sell the vehicle locally, or any standard specifications.   Although the score is being published...

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    2023 Ford Ranger Wildtrak Review

    June 16, 2023

    The new Ford Ranger Wildtrak entered the incredibly popular dual-cab segment with a bang and went straight to the top of the class. While there’s plenty of focus on the Raptor, most buyers are studying the rest of the Ranger price list for their next dual cab. Trent Nikolic tests one of the buyer favourites, the Wildtrak, to see if one of our picks of the previous range remains a solid proposition.   Ford’s new...

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    Small SUV or Large SUV? Finding the Perfect Fit

    May 30, 2023

    With the increasing popularity of SUVs, choosing the right size can be a challenging decision. Whether you’re an adventure seeker, a family-oriented individual, or someone who simply appreciates the versatility and comfort of an SUV, understanding the differences between a small SUV and a large SUV is crucial. In this blog post, we will explore the factors to consider when deciding between the two, helping you make an informed choice that aligns with your lifestyle...

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    Ford Mustang Mach-E

    March 30, 2023

    Freedom Feels Electric: Ford Australia Confirms Mustang Mach-E Set To Launch Down Under Ford’s highly acclaimed fully-electric Mustang SUV to be sold in Australia, with online reservations opening soon A trio of Mach-E variants to be offered Down Under, giving customers a choice of both range and performance Flagship Mach-E GT packs 358kW/860Nm for electrifying on-demand performance   MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – MARCH 30, 2023: Ford Australia today confirmed that the highly anticipated Mustang Mach-E electric...

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    Ford Australia Reveals the Wildtrak X

    March 29, 2023

    Ford Australia reveals the Wildtrak X; an off-road-focused special edition version of its top-selling Ranger Ute that bridges the gap between the Wildtrak and Raptor.   The new Ford Ranger Wildtrak X revives a nameplate last seen in 2021 in the previous generation form and is set to arrive in Australian showrooms during the second half of this year. This new Ranger special edition is priced from $75,990 before on-road costs, which is $4800 more...

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    2023 Ford Everest: Wheels Car of the Year winner

    March 24, 2023

    The judges’ quotes were telling. “Really well thought-out. Ford has not just copied best practice in SUVs; it’s established best practice in many areas,” noted one.   “Software has been developed by Australians for our conditions. You can feel the difference, especially in the effectiveness of the ABS calibration on gravel,” said another.   “The chassis stability system’s tuning is outstandingly effective in Australian conditions.” Yep, they absolutely loved the Territory back in the February...

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    Next Gen Ranger Raptor First Drive

    August 11, 2022

    AN EARLY LOOK AT THE MOST-ANTICIPATED UTE OF THE YEAR REVEALS THE NEXT GEN RANGER RAPTOR PICK-UP IS AT HOME WHEN PUSHED IN EXTREME CONDITIONS. Two removable covers in the lower bumper of the Ford Next Gen Ranger Raptor give an insight into the tough truck’s capability. Stamped with “remove before flight”, they’re proof the pinnacle of the new Ranger line-up is designed to make you smile – and that it may not always have its wheels on...

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    4×4 SUV or 4×4 UTE

    July 18, 2022

    Should I buy a 4×4 SUV or a 4X4 Ute? So, you like going on adventures beyond the bitumen, but you don’t have the finances to afford a dedicated holiday vehicle. What’s the right steed for you that combines weekday practicalities with weekend escapes: A dual-cab ute with four-wheel drive or an offroad wagon with four-wheel drive? Dual-cab utes are hugely popular. Three of the five best-selling vehicles in Australia are dual-cab 4x4s. Six of...

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