Ford

2021 Ford Puma ST-Line vs Nissan Juke Ti: Compact SUV comparison (video)

Feb 25, 2021

It’s easy to become overwhelmed if you’re on the prowl for a new small SUV in today’s market. So much so that VFACTS recently had to create a new market segment that slots below the...

For Sale: Original 1974 Ford XB Falcon GT, 160,000km on the clock

Feb 24, 2021

An original 1974 Ford XB Falcon GT is up for sale and will go up for auction later this week, owned by the same family since new. It has just over 160,000km on the clock....

2021 Ford F-150 Raptor V6 unveiled, Raptor R V8 coming in 2022

Feb 04, 2021

Say hello to the almighty new 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor V6, which will be joined by a Raptor R V8 next year. Ford is describing the new model as the most connected and best-performing version...

Ford teams up with Google, switch to Android on-board services

Feb 03, 2021

Ford has confirmed it is working with Google to see a rollout of Android-based systems for future Ford and Lincoln vehicles. The two companies will also work to further develop on-board apps and services via...

Top 10 Underpowered Brazilian Hatchbacks

Jan 28, 2021

People love Brazilians and getting a Brazilian, but this breathless bunch couldn’t pull a Rio Carnival float over black ice. Around the world, the necessity of capacity taxes as a means of reducing emissions has...

Top 10 Experimental Australian engines / abandoned programs

Jan 19, 2021

The archetypal Australian engine became either a large displacement six-cylinder or V8, thanks in no small part to Ford and Holden. Throughout the years, there have been experiments aimed at boosting the export prospects of...

Top 10 rarest Ford models produced in Australia

Jan 09, 2021

Just as is the case with Holden, Ford is woven into the fabric of Australia’s automotive atmosphere – the local arm did build cars here for 91 years after all. The Falcon and other models...

2020 Ford Mustang GT review (video)

Dec 24, 2020

It hardly needs an introduction, but in case you’ve missed it, this is the latest Ford Mustang. Otherwise known as the most popular sports car in the world. In fact, it’s been the best-selling sports...

The Grand Tour: A Massive Hunt previewed, launches December 18 (video)

Dec 16, 2020

After a hiatus of almost exactly one year, mostly brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, The Grand Tour presents: A Massive Hunt will be available on Amazon Prime on December 18. We have been given...

2021 Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain vs Ford Ranger Wildtrak: Ute comparison (video)

Dec 07, 2020

Utes have become so popular these days that the manufacturers have had to step up the game in all areas of vehicle development, resulting in more competitive propositions than ever before. It’s hard to tell...

Ford Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition revealed

Dec 03, 2020

Ford’s Mustang Mach-E electric car has generated a lot of buzz and controversy on the internet. Some suggest that the hallowed pony should not be used on a four-door, electric-only SUV, while others have applauded...

Designer envisions 1994 Ford Mustang ‘RS Cosworth’ (video)

Nov 30, 2020

Here at PerformanceDrive we love automotive ‘what-ifs’ – hypothetical vehicles that are an imaginative flight of fantasy. Witness the Falcon ST & RS as well as the Holden Cruze A9X to see what we mean. Digital...