Ford Focus Sport 2011 Review

Posted on November 30th, 2011

I had a quick ride in an ancient Focus while I was testing the new Ford Focus Sport just to get my bearings on exactly what has improved. You tend to forget the pace of Read More

Ford Territory Titanium 2011 Review

Posted on October 7th, 2011

Since its release in 2004 the Ford Territory has become one of the success stories of the Australian car manufacturing industry. It’s found a home in the garages of many families here in NZ as Read More

Ford Mondeo Titanium Hatch 2011 Review

Posted on September 9th, 2011

The Mondeo needs little introduction. Since it took over Ford’s medium size sedan duties from the Telstar in the mid nineties it’s become a popular fixture on NZ roads. With strong four- and six-cylinder engines Read More

Ford Focus 2012 Review

Posted on August 8th, 2011

The all-new 2012 Ford Focus has been unveiled at a media event in Melbourne last week and Car and SUV was there to put the third edition of this popular hatch through its paces. The Read More

2011 Ford Territory Review

Posted on April 8th, 2011

Ford Australia and NZ has just launched its 2011 Territory at a press event held in Canberra. The 2011 Territory is a result of a $230 million AUS investment by Ford that saw 800,000 kms Read More

Ford Focus XR5 Turbo 2010 Review

Posted on April 23rd, 2010

Like many Kiwis, this writer long had a thing for Ford’s hotter versions of its small passenger vehicles. This fancy has over the years been partially satisfied, once by owning a Laser S and soon Read More

Ford Territory Ghia Turbo 2009 Review

Posted on November 27th, 2009

The Ford Territory has been around since 2004 and has received a recent facelift for its 2009 model year. The Territory was once a popular benchmark vehicle in its segment and this latest measure is Read More

Ford Ranger XL 4×2 2009 Review

Posted on November 6th, 2009

Ford’s range of Ranger utes is headed up by the all-singing, all-dancing Ranger Wildtrak (read review). But which Ranger does the real dirty work and occupies the bottom rung of the ladder? That would be Read More