Archive for April, 2010

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Falcon 50th Anniversary Models Unveiled…

April 29, 2010

The Falcon nameplate will turn 50 come June 28 and to celebrate this automotive milestone, Ford has unveiled a range of six special edition Falcon’s. With four XR-based models and two G-Series based models, the 50th Anniversary is going to be a sweet one for the Falcon.

UPDATED: Links added for interior shots…

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Ford makes $2.1b profit in Q1…

April 28, 2010

Ford has had quite a successful time over the past few years – new higher quality cars, better investments and greater financial management have lead Ford Motor Company in a positive direction. Proof of this comes as Ford announced yesterday in the USA that FoMoCo has made a healthy $2.1 billion USD profit in the first three-and-a-bit months of sales of 2010.

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Fiesta ST teaser for the UK…

April 27, 2010

Although Ford doesn’t like to admit it, there is surely an ST variant in development of the acclaimed model in the newly conjoined SVT/RS performance Ford skunkworks. But in the meantime, Ford has unveiled a limited edition model (read teaser) in the UK – and it’s called the S1600…

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MY2012 Ford Territory Caught Testing…

April 23, 2010

The Ford Territory has served Ford Australia VERY well in it’s first 6 years of sales. It took the BA Falcon and made a proper wagon out of it – like what should have been done with the Falcon Wagon in the first place! But with only 2 minor updates in those 6 years, the Territory is long overdue for a refresh. Cue spy shots…

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Beijing 2010: Ford Start Concept a new breed of small…

April 23, 2010

It’s International Motor Show time again. And this time around it’s Beijing’s turn. And, in the land of the fastest growing auto industry, Ford has unveiled a new concept of a small, budget priced car. But it’s not new for it’s shape, size or even it’s mechanicals. It’s all in the build, Ford says…

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2011 Ford Explorer debuts new Terrain Management System…

April 18, 2010

Off-roading is all fun and games, but sometimes you can get stuck in sticky situations – worse so for inexperienced people. This is where Ford has devised a new Terrain Management System (or TMS). Here is a short video demonstrating how this technology works…

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MyFord Touch adds fuel-efficiency coach…

April 18, 2010

Lets cut the boring intro and tangent-like background info and get straight into the info: Ford’s new MyFord Touch (and MyLincoln Touch) technological masterpiece to be place in most Ford’s in the near future has unveiled a sweet new feature for customers looking how to drive more efficiently. Here is a simple video showing how this programming can help drivers be for frugal without being fastidious about how they drive…

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