Archive for June, 2010

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2011 Mondeo Officially Breaks Cover…

June 26, 2010

After revealing spy shots last month, Ford has unveiled some official photos of it’s updated Mondeo for the 2011 model year. New and refined powertrains, updated styling inside and out and a plethora of new technologies are the major headlines to come with the new MY11 Mondeo…

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2011 Territory Spotted Again…

June 24, 2010

When CarAdvice first broke exclusive photos of the 2011 Ford Territory testing, we mentioned that there were supplier delays relating the rear end assembly of the Territory. Their spy photographer has come through with new photographs of the 2011 Ford Territory with the rear assembly in place, effectively confirming delays have now been rectified.

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Vive La RS! France Farewells Focus RS in Le Mans Style…

June 23, 2010

Ford of France has joined with the UK in celebration of the Focus RS with 5 very unique RS’ that will be auctioned off at the 2010 Le Mans Classic in July. Each of these special Focus’ feature a livery of 1 of 5 of Ford’s most famous Le Mans entrants – with 4 of them representing Ford’s dominance of the epic 24hr race in the last half of the 1960’s with the awesome GT40’s.

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Ford 107 Years Young…

June 18, 2010

Just an announcement folks – the Ford Motor Company turns a youthful 107 today, and we would like to wish Ford a happy birthday and good luck for the next 107 years of making the best cars and trucks!

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One More Thing…

June 17, 2010

A few months ago, we all thought that the truly epic Focus RS500 was going to be the last hurrah for not just the current model RS, but for the whole ‘LV’ Focus range, but it appears Ford have other ideas. Ford UK has announced that for a price of $855 (AUD) you can have WRC inspired wheels on any new RS as pictured.

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2010 Ford Falcon Ute Score 5 Out Of 5 For ANCAP…

June 16, 2010

On release in 2008, the Ford ‘FG’ Falcon sedan managed to score an Aussie first – 5 stars out of 5 in the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) tests, making it the first Australian built vehicle to achieve this safety rating. But on the down side, the ute version only made 4 stars due to a lack of standard safety features (like ESC, which was optional). But, come 2010 and the model range’s first ‘refresh’ and the ute has finally scored 5 out of 5 in ANCAP tests.

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2011 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Crew Cab unmasked…

June 16, 2010

Well folks, it appears the spy photographers for our buddies over at LeftLaneNews.com have been working overtime in Detroit this week. After snapping the all-new 2011 Explorer out and about almost naked the other day, we have some fantastic shots of the 2011 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Crew Cab with NO CAMO!!! A sweet change for once!

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