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Ford's New Ranger Is The Smartest Truck Australia's Ever Seen

Ford makes tough work trucks, but tradies deserve creature comforts, too. And if you’re towing a boat, you want to know that your load is secure, right? Ford’s new Ranger is a big, powerful truck, but it’s also doing good in keeping its occupants — and everyone else on the road — safe at the same time.

Ford Is Bringing Robots To Schools To Inspire Kids To Get Into STEM

If there’s anything that can inspire kids to pay more attention in science class, it’s robots. Cars are potentially a close second — which is why the hands-on ‘Ford Fuels Innovation’ event touring Australian schools seems perfectly on track to achieve its goal.

Ford's New Cars Will Do Some Of The Steering For You

The most exhaustive part about manoeuvring your car in and out of tight spaces in a crowded parking lot is the unending back-and-forth turning of your steering wheel. To make that easier, Ford is introducing something called Adaptive Steering that does most of the turning for you — at slower speeds.

Ford's New Luxury Car Seats Adjust To Your Individual Bum Cheeks

Leather interiors and copious legroom used to be the hallmarks of a luxury sedan. But Ford is about to completely redefine what luxury means when it introduces a 30-way adjustable power seats that even lets drivers ensure that both of their bum cheeks are comfortable, even if they both require individual settings.

Ford's New Headlights Spot And Turn To Illuminate Hazards At Night

Self-driving smart cars might still be years away, but the technology that makes them so smart is already benefitting drivers. Ford is currently perfecting a headlight system that uses infra-red cameras to illuminate unexpected curves and hazards on the road ahead that might be invisible to drivers otherwise.

Ford's New Full-Size Electric Bike Tells You Where To Avoid Potholes

For many people, cycling all the way into the city is impractical — so instead a combination of car and bike can be useful. At least, that’s what Ford thinks, because it’s the motivation behind this new full-size electric bike that can be folded up to fit inside the trunk of a car.

Off-Roading Above 10,000 Feet In The 2015 Ford F-150 FX4

This weekend, we took the off-road version of the new Ford F-150 pickup through the highest elevation trail in the US state of California. It’d be a test for its new turbocharged engine and its ability on dirt, rocks and sand. Could America’s best-selling vehicle hack it?

Deadly Airbag Recall Reaches Australia, Almost 500,000 Cars Affected So Far

One of the world’s largest car safety recalls is on, after a Japanese manufacturer found that some of its airbags have a tendency to spray metal shrapnel when deployed. The recall has now hit Australia, with almost 500,000 cars from various manufacturers already affected.

Ford Falcon XR8: Australian Review

Ford is winding down its production run of the Falcon in Australia, and that’s a massive pity, but there’s a last hurrah — thanks to an unexpected rush of demand, it has more than doubled the number of XR8s coming out of its Broadmeadows factory. This the last Falcon, and it’s definitely the best of its breed. Oh, and it’s supercharged, if you needed another reason.

Watch The Most Ridiculous Used-Car Ad Ever With A Drone

So you’re selling a car on Craigslist. You’re probably planning to take a few photos in your driveway and write some generic descriptions. “Runs good,” you’ll say. “Daily driver.” Amateur. Real Craigslist Pros film their car ads with drones.

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