Ford Ranger

2021 Ford Ranger FX4 MAX now on sale in Australia

Sep 21, 2020

Following the announcement of the 2020-2021 Ford Ranger update, the local arm is now introducing a new Ranger FX4 MAX variant. It’s inspired by the hardcore Ranger Raptor. This is the first FX4 MAX offered,...

2020 Ford Ranger Wildtrak, Raptor update announced for Australia

Aug 26, 2020

With so many new utes arriving on the market lately, Ford isn’t wanting to miss out on the action. Today Ford has announced the 2020 update for the top Ranger Raptor and Ranger Wildtrak, while...

2020 Ford Ranger update adds XL Special Edition, XLT Fully Loaded variants

Aug 17, 2020

Ford Australia is bolstering its Ranger lineup for 2020, adding new XL Special Edition and XLT Fully Loaded variants, as well as introducing its latest FordPass Connect system which offers things like remote starting and...

Top 5 fun cars

Top 5 fun yet sensible cars for young professionals

Jun 15, 2020

You’ve graduated uni, settled into a job, have no kids and aren’t a true ‘adult’ yet – so now it’s time to have some fun. What car should you buy? Here are our top 5...

Australian vehicle sales for December 2019 (VFACTS) – best of the year

Jan 06, 2020

What were the best-selling cars in 2019? The National VFACTS figures for new vehicle registrations in December for in Australia have just been handed out, revealing the market trends and all of the figures. For...

2019 Ford Ranger Wildtrak X announced for Australia

Sep 05, 2019

Sitting somewhere in between the Ranger Wildtrak and the Ranger Raptor, Ford Australia has announced the Ranger Wildtrak X. This is no doubt looking to tackle the likes of the Toyota HiLux Rugged X. Think...

MS-RT Ford Ranger VR-46 limited edition kit announced

May 08, 2019

Ford aftermarket and motorsport specialist MS-RT has announced a comprehensive limited edition upgrade kit for the Ford Ranger called the VR-46 – approved by Valentino Rossi. The package includes everything from body modifications to suspension...

Ford Ranger Raptor getting V6 petrol? Prototype spotted (video)

Mar 30, 2019

It seems Ford could be thinking about introducing a powerful, V6 petrol version of the Ford Ranger Raptor. What makes us say this? Well, a mysterious prototype was recently spotted in the US doing some...

2019 Ford Ranger deliveries delayed, potential weld defect

Oct 19, 2018

Ford Australia is having to postpone the delivery of some 2019 Ford Ranger and Everest vehicles due to a potential build defect to do with the driveline. PerformanceDrive understands some dealers are withholding delivery of...

2019 Ford Ranger Raptor launches in Australia

Jul 25, 2018

Ford Australia has launched the awesome new Ford Ranger Raptor. It comes in as one of the most hardcore, performance-inspired utes on the market, joining the likes of the HSV SportsCat and Toyota HiLux Rugged...

First Ford Ranger Raptor rolls off production line in Thailand

Jul 06, 2018

The ute segment doesn’t exactly need any sort of massaging to increase its popularity. But, the new Ford Ranger Raptor is sure to stir up the ever-popular segment. Ford Australia has just confirmed production of the...

2019 Ford Ranger prices announced, arrives September

May 27, 2018

Following up from last week’s reveal of the 2019 Ford Ranger, Ford Australia has now confirmed starting prices and market entry details. The new model is supported by Ford’s recently-announced five-year/unlimited kilometre warranty plan. The...