Tag: Ford falcon

Ford Confirms “Sprint” Name for Limited-Edition Falcon XRs

  Ford confirms limited-edition Falcon XR Sprint Turbocharged six-cylinder and Supercharged V8 Falcon XR Sprints to be available Unique ‘Sprint’ embroidery on seats and unique numbered build plaque on engine XR Sprint program part of Ford’s $300 million R&D spend in 2015 MELBOURNE, 22 Dec., 2015 – Ford today has confirmed it will release a … Continue reading Ford Confirms “Sprint” Name for Limited-Edition Falcon XRs

Ford’s Falcon XR8: The Beauty and the Beast

      Holden, Ford and Toyota will stop making cars here very soon. In a few years, auto manufacturing will be just a distant memory after the anti-manufacturing federal government killed off the subsidies last year. It was an odd move considering the tens of billions Australia spends subsidising the mining and fossil fuel … Continue reading Ford’s Falcon XR8: The Beauty and the Beast

Ford’s Final Falcon’s Fees Fall Phenomenally

  Ford Falcon Sedan and Ute Prices Announced • 2014 Falcon G6E Turbo introduces aggressive pricing, with recommended price reductions of $9,685• SYNC2 with Emergency Assistance standard across the Falcon range• 2014 Falcon the only Australian-made large sedan boasting EcoBoost technology, six-cylinder performance or V8 sportiness MELBOURNE, 25 Sept., 2014 – Luxury performance buyers now … Continue reading Ford’s Final Falcon’s Fees Fall Phenomenally

Ford Confirms Model Codes for 2014 Falcon, Territory

FG X acknowledges strong heritage of the Falcon nameplate Refreshed Territory SUV delivers purposeful exterior with packaging and space customers have come to expect from the award-winning SUV MELBOURNE, 14 Aug., 2014 – Ford has confirmed that the 2014 Falcon will be known as the FG X when it goes on sale later this year. … Continue reading Ford Confirms Model Codes for 2014 Falcon, Territory

Last ever Falcon Debuts with High-Performance XR8 Model Showcasing Ford’s Global Design Language

Ford reveals the new Falcon XR8, designed to be the best Falcon ever with improved design, technology and performance Falcon XR8 showcases Ford’s global design DNA with signature trapezoidal grille, chiseled headlights with daytime running lamps and smoother wrap-around tail-lamps Signature bonnet power dome has been enhanced Falcon XR6 and XR8 carry distinctive XR head … Continue reading Last ever Falcon Debuts with High-Performance XR8 Model Showcasing Ford’s Global Design Language

MELBOURNE, November 11 2013: Ford’s iconic Falcon XR8 sedan will return to the Falcon line-up in late 2014.

  FG Falcon MKII XR6 Turbo. Just a reminder of what the XR8 looked like. The new model will sport a new look , updated interior, and improved driver technology. It’s chasing the ground lost with the exceptional Commodore VF range. Here is the press release:   The return of the XR8 is timed to … Continue reading MELBOURNE, November 11 2013: Ford’s iconic Falcon XR8 sedan will return to the Falcon line-up in late 2014.

Is Falcon Fit for a Foray into the Future?

    I sat down to write of my week in the Falcon G6E Turbo and found myself faced with a dilemma, because although I enjoyed the experience I couldn’t help but compare it with what else is about the place. I found the task getting more difficult the longer it went on. Let me … Continue reading Is Falcon Fit for a Foray into the Future?

The Bentley Luxury-Performance SUV Concept and the Falcons of Peckforton Castle

Rising majestically above the Cheshire landscape, Peckforton Castle is both enigmatic and enchanting. Originally the home of Lord Tollemache and built in the early 19th Century, this Grade I listed building is the only intact medieval-style castle in the country. Over the years the castle has been the location for numerous movies. Now owned by … Continue reading The Bentley Luxury-Performance SUV Concept and the Falcons of Peckforton Castle