For the 2012 model year, Ford has added a new efficient engine to the Explorer range for those customers who need the convenience of an SUV but don’t want associated the fuel costs. As well as the existing 3.5 litre V6, a 2.0 litre EcoBoost 4 cylinder engine can be had with your FWD model of choice.
Archive for July, 2011
It’s coming up model refresh time in Europe with the 2008 released Fiesta and Ford has unveiled the Sport Special Edition as a means of getting ready for the refreshed model due to be unveiled by the end of the year.
Ford has finally announced the pricing scheme for the all-new 2012 ‘LW’ Focus. Starting at $21,990AUD for the 1.6 manual Ambiente hatch, the new Focus capitalises on value rather than lowest price.
Ford believes that the lack of a LPG-dedicated model (E-Gas) for the Falcon range for the whole of this year is one main factor towards the dwindling sales numbers of it’s large sedan. But Ford is back in the LPG game, and they’re in big time – introducing the new EcoLPI Falcon.
It’s showtime here in Australia this weekend – the 2011 Australian International Motorshow is in Melbourne. As a means of celebration, FPV has unveiled their first ever concept car, a track ready GT ‘Black Edition’.