This Is The Last Ford Falcon

In 2016 the dream of V8-powered rear-wheel drive Australian Fords will die forever as local manufacturing there, as well as homegrown Aussie Fords specific to that market, comes to an end. This is the last hurrah of the Australian Ford. Meet the last Ford Falcon. » 7/24/14 12:27pm 7/24/14 12:27pm

Ford Australia's FPV Performance Division Reportedly First To Die

See that black car? That's a Ford Falcon GT from Ford Australia's FPV performance division. It has four doors, rear-wheel drive, and a supercharged V8 good for 450 horsepower. We do not get it, and after next year, no one will, either. » 7/17/13 1:44pm 7/17/13 1:44pm

The Muscle Car America Never Got Does Massive Burnouts

This is an XE Ford Falcon, now-dead Ford of Australia's Euro-styled, V8-powered muscle sedan we never got. Yes, it does massive burnouts. » 6/12/13 1:00pm 6/12/13 1:00pm

The Best Australian Fords

I remember getting interested in Australian car culture the moment I saw my first Mad Max Interceptor. With news that Ford is ceasing production of big RWD cars in Australia we thought we'd look back at the best with your help. » 5/23/13 2:25pm 5/23/13 2:25pm

Ford Australia Struggles With Damage Control After 'Death' News

Ford Down Under's public relations people have been on a tear since it was announced last night that the company will cease production of their unique Australian models by 2016. Is Ford Australia dead? No way, Aussie Ford says. Everything is sunny all the time always! » 5/23/13 1:14pm 5/23/13 1:14pm

The Australian Ford Is Dead

The concept of an Australian arm of Ford that makes unique products in Australia for Australia is dead, victim of a strong Australian dollar and a weak market for large vehicles according to multiple sources. The Falcon will die with it. » 5/22/13 9:04pm 5/22/13 9:04pm

Ford Performance Vehicles F6 E Concept: Aussie Awesome Goes Stealth

Just as we're coming down from the twin-turbocharged high of the 365 HP Ford Taurus SHO, Ford of Australia goes and crushes our pride with the 415 HP FPV F6 E Concept. USA? USA? USA? » 2/23/09 1:30pm 2/23/09 1:30pm

Crown Victoria, Indeed: Next Rear-Drive Ford Could Come from Australia

Left Lane News has been working the down-under side of the street — following reports of a rear-drive sedan — possibly for US export — coming out of the Ford Australia studio. Word is the car will be a retro-styled model, possibly along the lines of the Ford 427 concept of 2003 (pictured). Australia being a land… » 7/14/06 11:20am 7/14/06 11:20am