How new ANCAP safety standards could influence the way new dual-cab utes look
Despite all the latest technology, the dual-cab utes that scored five safety stars late last year, might only be a three- or four-star performer if it was tested today.While new driver-assistance ...Read more
Australia's new-car sales shocker: Coronavirus sinks its teeth into auto industry in March as market drops 18 per cent
Australia's new-car market plummeted by 18 per cent in March compared to the same month last year as the impacts of the coronavirus tightens its grip in Australia. Read more
New dual-cab utes 2020 compared: How safe are 4x2 and 4x4 mid-size pick-ups?
Nissan gave its Navara ute an update last week, but crucially it was missing the overdue addition of autonomous emergency braking (AEB) and other crucial advanced-driver assist systems, which got us ...Read more
New Ford Focus ST 2020 tuned to Subaru WRX STI-slaying 243kW/515Nm
Ford tuning-specialist Mountune has released its first performance upgrade kit for the new-generation Focus ST, taking engine outputs to 234kW/515Nm.Turning the wick up from 206kW/420Nm requires very ...Read more
New Ford Puma 2020 vs the world: Is this a Hyundai Kona and Mazda CX-30 beater?
Ford Australia is hoping to make a splash in the small SUV space this year with the introduction of its European-sourced Puma small SUV, but does it have what it takes to be competitive in such a ...Read more
New Peugeot Landtrek GTi 2021 imagined as Ford Ranger Raptor rival
New renderings have surfaced which imagine a hotter GTi version of Peugeot's upcoming Landtrek ute.Penned by Russian designer Aksyonov Nikita, the dual-cab ute wears a familiar two-tone paint scheme ...Read more
The new cars, SUVs and people movers that are dominating their segments in 2020
Australia is one of the most competitive new-vehicle markets in the world, but not all of its models are created equal. In fact, some are just plain dominant in their segments Read more
Why Ford can't be the Ranger and Mustang car company anymore
Ford’s transition from a manufacturer to full importer has been a success on the surface. Whereas it was once seen as the ‘Falcon Car Company’, the success of the Ranger ute has ...Read more
New Ford Puma 2020 pricing and specs detailed: Mazda CX-3 rivalling small SUV goes premium
Ford Australia has released pricing and specification for its new Puma small SUV, which is due in showrooms in the second half of this year Read more
The Ford Ranger's little brother! All-new Focus-based ute coming in 2021 - reports
The big-selling Ford Ranger is reportedly about to get a little brother, with the Blue Oval to launch a Focus-based ute as early as 2021.Reports out the of the USA today confirm American dealers have ...Read more
New Ford Bronco 2020 leaked: Jeep Wrangler rival and baby Sport SUV sibling revealed early?
Images of the reborn Ford Bronco and its baby sibling have seemingly been leaked ahead of their official reveal in the near future. Read more
Why motor shows should continue
Last week the spread of the coronavirus across Europe led the Swiss government to put restrictions on large gatherings, which forced organiser of the Geneva motor show to cancel the event. Read more
Ford Ranger loses grip on second spot as Toyota HiLux and RAV4 dominate Australian sales charts
The Ford Ranger has lost its formerly unshakeable grip on second place on the Australian sales charts, with the red-hot RAV4 and HiLux cementing a one-two finish for Toyota in February. Ford ...Read more
The battle of the big trucks! Ford Australia has asked for right-hand-drive F-150 to take on Ram 1500 and Chevrolet Silverado
Ford in Australia is waving its hand in the air for a right-hand-drive version of the next F-150, with the brand's local boss telling CarsGuide she is "making sure people understand there ...Read more
New Ford Mustang 2.3L High Performance 2020 pricing and specs detailed: More powerful four-cylinder Pony car arrives
Ford Australia has confirmed pricing for its latest Mustang grade, the 2.3L High Performance, which comes armed with a more powerful four-cylinder engine Read more
Ford's bold promise about the new Ranger Raptor: "We will make it better"
Ford Performance Australia says work is underway on the 2021 Ranger Raptor, with the brand's program manager saying that nothing is off limits when it comes to improving the Blue Oval's halo dual-cab ...Read more
The battle of the new hybrid SUVs 2020: How does the Ford Escape compare to the Toyota RAV4 and Mitsubishi Outlander?
So, you’re now in the market for a family-friendly (and affordable) SUV, but you’re also environmentally conscious, so what options do you have? ...Read more
Baby Ford Ranger Raptor on the cards: Brand looks to "give customers what they want"
Ford in Australia could expand the Ranger Raptor family to include a more affordable off-road weapon as the brand looks to "give customers what they want".A baby Raptor has been mooted ...Read more
New Ford Escape 2020 vs the world: Is the new mid-size SUV a Toyota RAV4 and Mazda CX-5 beater?
Ford Australia has just priced its new-generation Escape mid-size SVU, but does it have a chance at toppling the reigning favourites such as the Mazda CX-5 and Toyota RAV4?Starting with pricing, the ...Read more
Ford F-150 full-size ute still on radar in Australia
Ford Australia is watching the progress of the Ram 1500 and Chevrolet Silverado 1500 to see if it can bring the F-150 pick-up Down Under Read more