Ford reviews

2020 Ford Mustang 2.3 High Performance review (video)

Sep 07, 2020

Yes, we know what you’re thinking. Why would you buy a four-cylinder muscle car? Well, on the face of it, the new 2020 Ford Mustang 2.3 High Performance represents great value for money, it looks...

2020 Ford Fiesta ST review (video)

Jul 14, 2020

It’s definitely been one of the – if not the – benchmark vehicles in the compact hot hatch segment. But now there’s an all-new model. Can the 2020 Ford Fiesta ST live up to the...

2018 Honda Civic Type R vs Ford Focus RS: hot hatch comparison (video)

Dec 20, 2017

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VERDICT Right now these two are on fire. Hot hatches don’t get any hotter. The Ford Focus RS blew everyone’s mind when it was launched last year, and now the all-new Honda...

2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak review (video)

Oct 23, 2017

It’s arguably the most popular double-cab ute in Australia, the Ford Ranger, if you exclude fleet and government sales. And in top-spec Wildtrak form it is easily one of the most desirable off-road trucks currently...

2017 Ford Mustang GT review (video)

Sep 03, 2017

PerformanceDrive has finally got its hands on the 2017 Ford Mustang GT, the American legend with staggering pent-up demand that hasn’t waned since its 2015 launch. This is unusual for a sports car, whose sales...

2017 Ford Everest Trend review (video)

Jul 01, 2017

The 2017 Ford Everest is the only Australian-designed SUV in its class, with all major design and engineering work carried out by the Asia Pacific regional headquarters in Campbellfield, Victoria. It may be surprising to...

2017 Ford Focus RS review (video)

Apr 28, 2017

The 2017 Ford Focus RS is a lot like the cool kid in high school. A bad boy image goes a long way towards boosting popularity and the RS’s recent notoriety surrounding its ‘Drift Mode’...

2015 Ford Territory MkII Titanium TDCi AWD review (video)

Feb 13, 2015

Ford Australia is at a tipping point. It’s about to flush out its ageing yet Australian vehicle range with fresh products from overseas. Unfortunately, in terms of sales, the much-anticipated FG X Falcon and 2015...

Ford Falcon XR8 FG X review (video)

Jan 14, 2015

For most Australians it’s hard to imagine life without the Ford Falcon. It’s been a dependable family member of homes all around the country for decades. If you’ve never owned one, chances are, a close...

2014 Ford Fiesta Sport 1.0 EcoBoost review (video)

May 23, 2014

Ford staunchly proves how ‘less’ is becoming ‘more’ with the new Fiesta Sport 1.0 EcoBoost. The award-winning three-cylinder turbo is surprisingly sporty, and a perfect match for the Fiesta...

2014 Ford EcoSport EcoBoost review (video)

Apr 08, 2014

Get ready Australia, these tiny, ultra-efficient, happy-go-lucky SUVs just like the new Ford EcoSport 1.0L EcoBoost are going to inundate the roads soon, with almost all manufacturers offering one or at least planning to have...

Ford Kuga Titanium TDCi review

Mar 20, 2014

With more rivals than a world-class boxer, does the Ford Kuga Titanium TDCi have what it takes to stand out from the crowd? Buyers have a choice of three trim levels and two engines, depending...