Ford ute australia. Today the falcon utes are still selling strong in the australian market despite direct competition from holden. The worlds first closed cab pickup truck was developed by henry ford in 1928 and whilst the ford model a 19271931 roadster pickup was produced in the united states from 6 years earlier ford is claimed to be the first company to produce an australian ute. And to top it off the first ute was a 1934 model.
Search for new used ford falcon ute cars for sale in australia. The falcon is perhaps the best known ford pickup or ute not sold in most of the world and it dates back to the 1950s when ford of australia started selling the very first sedan. My husband and i cant.
Of australia of course and the production line began manufacturing the ford ute ute being the nickname for utility vehicle. Find great deals on ebay for australian ford ute. Discover ford australias latest line up of passenger cars suvs utes and commercial vehicles.
The ute bodies continued in australia with the 100e series prefects in the mid 1950s and then the mainline cars in the late 1950s before ford started producing the falcon and falcon utes in 1960. 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.