Best Ford Cars to Buy in Australia

Ford stands among the most reliable car brands. Ford is highly regarded for building sturdy and durable cars with powerful engines, superb suspension, and advanced technology, contributing to a smooth and comfortable ride quality that is safe.

Ford has over ten models across its range starting from small cars to performance cars and everything in between for the Aussie market. Here, we have handpicked the six most sought-after Ford models that offer the best value for your buck.

Ford RANGER

Ford Ranger

Ford ranger is one of the best-selling pickups out there. Class-exclusive safety features and superb performance will attract a lot of truck shoppers; besides, it is ideal for everyday commuting. The optional off-road gear is something that makes the new Ranger even more gratifying.

You get engine choice across the Ford Ranger models –

  • 2.2 L TDCI 4 Cyl Diesel that churns out 118kW of power and 385Nm of torque
  • 3.2L TDCI 5 Cyl Diesel that churns out 147kW of power and 470Nm of torque
  • Bi-Turbo Diesel 4 Cyl that churns out 157kW of power and 500Nm of torque

Standard Features for the Ford Ranger 4×4 XL Double Cab Chassis 2.2 (Diesel AT) include:

  • Pre-Collision Assist – AEB with pedestrian detection 2
  • Lane-keeping aid 2
  • Traffic sign recognition 2
  • Auto high beam 2
  • Bluetooth® with phone/audio streaming 1
  • Payload 1262kg
  • Maximum braked towing capacity 3500kg
  • Rear differential – e-Locking
  • FordPass Connect – embedded modem

Ford Ranger lineup includes sensational models such as Ford Ranger Wildtrak X, Ford Ranger FX4 MAX and Ford Ranger Raptor – all loaded with features.

Ford EVEREST

Ford Everest

Ford Everest is comfy on all roads and still very capable of off-roading in 4WD trim and has an extensive suite of active safety features that include autonomous emergency braking. It gets exceptional smartphone integration, and rear-wheel-drive versions are available.

Ford retained the 3.2-litre 5-cyl diesel engine that churns out 143kW of power and 470Nm of torque. Also, Ford Everest (except the entry-level Ambiente) is made available with the new 2.0-litre 4-cyl, bi-turbo diesel that churns out 157kW of power and 500Nm of torque. Both are paired with the new 10-speed automatic transmission.

Standard Features for the Everest Ambiente 4WD 3.2L (Diesel) include:

  • Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) with pedestrian protection
  • 5 Seats (3rd-row seat optional)
  • Maximum towing capacity – braked 3000kg
  • FordPass Connect – embedded modem

Ford claims a fuel economy of 8.5 L/100km* for this Ambiente 4WD 3.2L Diesel model (*Fuel consumption and emissions as per ADR 81/02 (combined cycle)). Above the Everest Ambiente model is the Trend, Titanium and Sport models, available in both diesel and turbo diesel options.

Ford MUSTANG

Ford Mustang GT Fastback

Ford Mustang lineup contains GT Fastback, GT Convertible, and High-Performance Fastback & High-Performance Convertible.

Standard Features for Mustang GT Fastback Manual include:

  • Maximum Power Output (kW/rpm) 339 @ 7,000rpm
  • Maximum Torque Output (Nm/rpm) 556 @ 4,600rpm
  • Active Exhaust Valve with 4 Selectable Modes
  • SYNC® 3 connectivity system with Applink 3.0 and enhanced voice control

Ford claims a fuel economy of 13.0 L/100km* for this Mustang GT Fastback Manual (*Fuel consumption and emissions as per ADR 81/02 (combined cycle)).

Ford Mustang Mach 1

The eagerly-awaited Ford Mustang Mach 1 is all set to arrive on Australian shores. If the sources are to be believed then it will arrive in April 2021, and around 700 cars reserved for this continent. As the availability is limited, you need to act fast if you want to own one.

Ford Mustang Mach 1 is not for the faint-hearted, but for those who like adventure and sheer driving pleasure. The track-ready performance of the upgraded 5.0L V8 engine and Shelby 6-speed manual transmission is adroitly paired with unique chassis settings and ride upgrades. Mach 1 is extremely responsive and engaging and pushes the limits without pushing the driver.

Ford FOCUS

Ford Focus

The Ford Focus is the energetic, powerful, and swift companion all set to reach every destination in style. This is more than a small car and its lineup comprises the Ford Focus ST, Active, the ST-Line hatch, ST-Line wagon, and Trend.

The Ford Focus is made to enhance your drive experience in every respect. It is feature-packed with a remarkable set of driver-assist technologies such as intelligent speed assist, adaptive cruise control (ACC) with stop & go and lane centring, pre-collision assist with pedestrian and cyclist detection. The technology is very useful for safe driving yet very effortless, you’ll think about how you ever managed without it.

Standard Features of Ford Focus Active include:

  • 1.5L Eco Boost engine, turbocharged petrol with direct and port fuel injection that delivers 134kw of max power at 6000rpm and 240Nm of max torque at 1750-5000rpm
  • 8” Colour touch screen
  • FordPass Connect – embedded modem
  • Apple CarPlay & Android Auto & Applink
  • Bluetooth with Phone/Audio Streaming
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Cruise control with speed limiter
  • Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • 17” Alloy wheels with 215/55 R17 tyres

Ford ESCAPE

Ford Escape

Enjoy a smooth experience that’s spontaneous on every level, the Ford Escape is notably sleek and smart. A host of driver assistant technology of this small SUV will make the drive effortless making your everyday life stress-free. Stylish exteriors of the Ford Escape will guarantee you arrive in style wherever your day takes you. Ford Escape range includes ST-Line and ST-Line Plug-In Hybrid.

With the 2.0L Eco Boost petrol engine delivers 183kW of power and 387Nm of torque, the Ford Escape is both competent and capable. It renders the perfect balance of power, performance, and low emissions. It gets 18” alloy wheels with 225/60 R18. The Ford Escape is loaded with safety features to keep you safer on the road and blended with FordPass connect tech features offering you the best value for your buck.

Ford PUMA

Ford Puma

Ford’s newest compact sporty SUV is more than meets the eye. A must-see design, you’ll make a style statement when you arrive in the latest Ford Puma.

  • Safety is our topmost priority, so every Ford Puma is integrated with modern technology to provide the best safeguard to you and your family on the road.

  • The Eco Boost engine maximises power and offers superb fuel efficiency.

  • It integrates smart technology to keep you more connected; Puma is intelligent in every aspect.

  • Adaptable interiors render practicality without taking away the pleasure.

Final Words

Are you thinking to buy a new Ford car? Browse our latest offers to uncover the best value Ford cars for sale that give more bang for your buck. Alternatively, call us on 1300 852 632 or you’re most welcome to visit our showroom located at Arncliffe, NSW.

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