Ford falcon xr8. Ford falcon xr8 sprint ford is drawing on its performance heritage to launch the limited edition high performance falcon sprint series which goes on sale in may 2016. A total of just 1400 limited edition falcon sprints will be built with 550 being xr6 sprints and 850 xr8 sprints. The 2015 ford falcon xr8 is a sport sedan by ford featured in forza horizon 3 and forza motorsport 7.
A racing version the falcon fg x is based on the xr8 and used in the v8 supercars racing championship. From the xa series of 1972 onward each falcon and range of derivates have been designed developed and built in australia following the phasing out of the american influenced falcon of 1960 to 1971 which had been re engineered locally as the xk. Search for new used ford falcon xr8 cars for sale in australia.
This new edition of the falcon has a revamped design looking different from previous models and taking cues from the ford mustang for a dynamic sporty aesthetic. It was the fifth and final iteration of the fifth generation of this australian made model and also included the ford fairmont elthe luxury oriented version of the falcon. The xr8 is the highest end model in the current ford falcon lineup.
The ford falcon is a full sized car which was manufactured by ford australia from 1960 to 2016. Find great deals on ebay for ford falcon xr8. Ford learned this soon after the first right hand drive falcon utility or simply ute to the australians for whom truncating words is a national pastime hit the continent in 1961.