Ford reviews

BMW, Daimler, Ford, VW collaborate for EV charging infrastructure

Nov 30, 2016

BMW, Daimler, Ford along with Volkswagen Group have announced an unprecedented collaboration to a create high-powered charging infrastructure on major highways across the European continent, to entice the public to move toward an electric vehicle....

Jaguar Land Rover & Ford team up for UK’s Autodrive project

Oct 24, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover and Ford have received the green light from authorities to begin testing of its autonomous and connected cars system on public roads in the UK. The announcement is part of a large,...

Ford teams up with Michigan Uni to boost autonomous tech

Sep 20, 2016

Ford has announced plans to accelerate its development of autonomous technology in collaboration with researchers from the University of Michigan. In preparation to fast-track its autonomous driving program, Ford has become the first manufacturer to...

Ford announces new EcoBlue turbo-diesel engine family

Apr 28, 2016

Ford has launched its new generation of ‘EcoBlue’ diesel engines, with many benefits over the outgoing 2.2-litre Duratorq, despite a 200cc reduction in displacement. Touting 13 per cent improved fuel economy, the new 2.0-litre EcoBlue...

Ford offering its EV patents to other carmakers, for a fee

May 29, 2015

It seems that very few things in this world are free, and Ford knows this. The American manufacturer has announced it will share its patents with other carmakers relating to its electric vehicle technology, at...

Ford & Peugeot extending co-development deal for new diesels

May 08, 2015

Whispers are circulating around the automotive world that PSA/Peugeot-Citroen and Ford will continue collaborating on small capacity diesel powertrains. According to a Les Echos report, Ford is set to receive diesel engines from PSA’s upcoming...

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...

Ford planning ‘EcoBeast’ performance EcoBoost engines?

Jan 02, 2015

Ford has filed an application to trademark ‘EcoBeast’ in the US, giving us some insight as to what the company might be planning in the near future. You have probably all heard of the ‘EcoBoost’...

Ford embraces American Xmas winter with snowman challenge

Dec 30, 2014

By definition, December in Australia is a 31-day celebration of the three S’s: sun, sea and summer. On the other side of the planet, though, the twelfth month of the year usually entails crisp layers...

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...