Ford falcon australia. Search for new used ford falcon cars for sale in australia. This week we take a look at the birth of the australian ford falcon including the 1960 1972 xk xl xm xp xr xt xw and xy falcon the falcon gt and the beginnings of a storied racing career. The ford falcon and its derivates have been australian made best sellers with over 3000000 sales in seven generations to 2003 almost exclusively in australia and new zealand but also south africa.
Available as the sporty xr6 the thrilling xr6 turbo and the legendary xr8 power performance and superb handling combined to create a truly exhilarating drive. Ford australia design that could have become the xf falcon replacement. The ford falcon au is a full size car that was produced by ford australia from 1998 to 2002.
Ford australia took to the cleveland v8 as its performance motor. Manual transmission was available in 3 speed in 6 seater 4 or 5 speeds. The ford falcon is a full size car which has been manufactured by ford australia since 1960.
This was a stretched mid mazda 626 that had been rebodied. Each model from the xa series of 1972 onward has been designed developed and built in australia andor new zealand following the phasing out of the american falcon of 196071 which had been re engineered locally for the harsher australian conditions. Got back into motorsports and it discovered that ford australia was the last source for heavy duty cleveland parts for nascar racing.
Ford falcon remained number one seller in australia until 1988 when holden returned to the full size australian sedan design. Find this pin and more on ford falcon australia by rob newman. It was the sixth generation ford falcon and also included the ford fairmont authe luxury oriented model range.