SPY PICS: Ford Taurus/Lincoln MKS? testing in Geelong
Ford Australia is reported to be carrying out local testing of products for international markets, including next-generation Lincolns. And these exclusive spy shots provide supporting evidence.
According to motoring.com.au reader, 'Roo'...
Freshened Territory SUV Builds On Ford’s Leading Lineup Of Utility Vehicles
28 July 2014
Intermittent Nooz Hound
Ford Australia have been drip feeding us with teaser images from the last edition of the Falcon. The Falcon, which began back in the 60's has...
‘Lincoln MKS’ joins the global new-model engineering logjam at Ford Australia
FORD Australia engineers are working on a mystery large car that is likely a replacement for its ageing Lincoln MKS for North America and China.
The test mule – based on a left-hand-drive American Ford Fusion but...
Ford Developing 2015 Escort in Australia
Revived after nearly 15 years through a concept that was shown at last year’s Shanghai Motor Show, the Ford Escort name will return for the 2015 model year, when the compact sedan will be launched in China.
Although it will be built...
Holden To End Vehicle Production In Australia In 2017: Official
The manufacture of mass-produced cars in Australia is all but over, with General Motors’ local division Holden announcing today it will cease production by the end of 2017. The news comes just months after Ford announced it will...
Will the Explorer Launch into Australia?
Ford Inside News
August 13, 2013
By: Austin Rutherford
Facing a decade of falling market share, Ford of Australia was faced with a difficult decision: Continue with the status quo or shut down local production on money-losing models including the...
Concept previews upcoming Ranger-based SUV.
August 13, 2013
By: Nick Saporito
At a special event in Sydney, Australia Ford revealed the Everest Concept SUV. The Everest serves as a thinly veiled concept of what the production SUV will look like when it debuts at a...
Ford Australia Likely to Close Australian Manufacturing
23 May 2013
Here's the video from todays announcement.
Much more at the link
By George Kennedy
Aug 23rd 2012
While we appreciate candor among executives, it is generally unwise for the CEO of any company to slight their own brand – even if they really dislike their product. Mutsuhiro Oshikiri may not have gotten the memo.
According to a report in the Sydney...
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co's (NYS:F) Australian unit will announce plans later on Tuesday to cut up to 440 jobs at two production plants in Melbourne and nearby Geelong in Victoria state, a spokeswoman said.
The company was still talking with workers ahead of the announcement...
Ford Kuga: New compact SUV launched
By Jez Spinks
February 16th, 2012
Ford Australia has launched a four-year-old model – the Ford Kuga – as it begins a much-needed battle for market share in the hugely popular compact SUV segment.
The Ford Kuga, based on the platform of the...
Ford displays two Mad Max Interceptor Concepts in Australia [w/video]
by Jeremy Korzeniewski
Jul 8th 2011
If you were unlucky enough to find yourself in the middle of a post-apocalyptic dystopic world where gang violence and a complete lack of any real human society were the norm...
Ford Australia posts back-to-back profits
$25 million profit announced by Ford Oz for 2010 as it battles to fix Falcon flood
By RON HAMMERTON
20 May 2011
FORD Australia today announced its second consecutive annual profit, turning in a $24.9 million after-tax result for 2010 –...
New Ford Australia boss arrives
8 December 2010
Former Ford China chief, Robert Graziano, meets local press and dealers in his first 48 hours Down Under.
Fresh from a whirlwind trip between Melbourne, China and Detroit to finalise his relocation, Graziano...
Ranger "hugely important" for Ford Australia
words - Ken Gratton
Sales success will be the KPI for Ford's T6 Ranger - the embodiment of the 'One Ford' program in action
Australians are strong supporters of full-chassis, one-tonne pick-ups or light trucks. Dual cab models are...
Ford Australia to develop Chinese car
By Barry Park
October 15, 2010
Ford Australia is set to develop a small car for the Chinese market following the success of the development of the new Ranger ute that will be sold around the world.
Ford Australia is designing a new...
The Ford vs. GM war continues to rage in a theater of Kangaroo meat and toilets that flush counter-clockwise. In order to give Holden (aka GM) a kick in the Down Under, Ford Australia recently dropped a load of forced induction all over its delectable Falcon GT. Unfortunately there are no...