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2020 Ford Puma scores a five-star ANCAP safety rating
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3 days ago
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2020 Ford Puma scores a five-star ANCAP safety rating

The 2020 Ford Puma will land in Australia this month with a five-star safety rating from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) – a score applicable to every variant in the brand's new small SUV line-up. Ford Australia's latest arrival received scores of 94 per cent for adult occupant protection, 86 per cent for child occupant protection, 77 per cent for vulnerable road user protection and 74 per cent for safety assist.
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Susannah Guthrie
Five exotic classics currently for sale in Australia
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19th Sep 2020
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Five exotic classics currently for sale in Australia

It has been well documented that the price of used cars has risen during the pandemic, following a shortage of new cars due to production delays caused by the coronavirus crisis – and a surge in the number of workers moving away from public transport to avoid being infected with COVID-19. However, some truly exotic machinery is up for grabs if your budget stretches that far. Or if, like us, you like to dream. Here's what we found so far. 1993 Jaguar XJ220
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William Davis
2021 Ford Ranger Tremor: is Australia about to get a 'Raptor Junior'?
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16th Sep 2020
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2021 Ford Ranger Tremor: is Australia about to get a 'Raptor Junior'?

Is the Ford Ranger Raptor family about to grow? Ford Australia has released a teaser video of a limited edition Ranger on its social media channels less than 24 hours after the Ford Ranger Tremor was unveiled in the US. The Ford Ranger Tremor is a effectively a ‘Raptor Junior’ edition; it gets Fox shocks and 33-inch BF Goodrich K02 off-road tyres on 17-inch rims, but maintains the leaf spring rear end and a higher towing capacity.
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Joshua Dowling
Ford is developing new technology to predict car accidents before they happen
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30th Aug 2020
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Ford is developing new technology to predict car accidents before they happen

Ford is leading a research project in the United Kingdom that could see road travel in urban centres become easier and safer thanks to the ability to "foresee traffic incidents" and prevent them from happening. Ford Mobility has partnered with a group of councils, transport bodies and universities to create a predictive road safety tool that utilises data from connected vehicles, local authorities and roadside sensors to identify high-risk hotspots.
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Susannah Guthrie
2020 Ford Ranger price and specs: Return of the Wildtrak X
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26th Aug 2020
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2020 Ford Ranger price and specs: Return of the Wildtrak X

Ford has detailed some of the newest running changes to up-spec Ranger models, as the last step in the updated Ranger line-up. Having already announced XL Special Edition, XLT Fully Loaded and regular XL, XLS and XLT variants, Ford now turns its attention to the most expensive models in the Ranger family.
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Kez Casey