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2013 Nissan Pathfinder targets Ford Territory

The 2013 Nissan Pathfinder will target popular car-based mid-sized SUVs such as the Ford Territory and Toyota Kluger after switching from the current model's off-roader-focused underpinnings. Nissan's current Pathfinder is biased towards off-road ability with a traditional 4WD body-on-frame chassis but the new model instead employs a monocoque, one-piece construction like the Falcon-based Territory and Camry-based Kluger...

Ford Falcon and Territory safe until 2016

Ford has announced a fresh $103 million investment for the Falcon large car and Territory SUV, though the future of the Australian-built vehicles is still guaranteed only until the end of 2016. The new investment - announced jointly by Ford Australia president and CEO Bob Graziano, Ford Asia Pacific and Asia president Joe Hinrichs, and Australia's Manufacturing Senator, Kim Carr at the 2012 Detroit motor show - will see Ford introduce updated Falcon and Territory models in 2014...

Ford executives extend uncertainty over Falcon and Territory futures

Senior Ford executives have again refused to guarantee the future of Australian-built Fords, admitting the Falcon large car is hindering local sales and suggesting the Territory SUV could eventually be replaced by a global model...

2011 Ford Territory recall, 3681 affected

Ford Australia has recalled 3681 2011 Ford Territory SUVs after a potential fuel line leak was reported. Ford says both petrol and diesel 2011 Ford Territory SZ models built between February and July this year are affected. According to the report issued on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission website, affected vehicles could experience a fuel leak coming from the fuel line return hose...

2011 Ford Territory pricing revealed

Update: 2011 Ford Territory Review. Ford Australia has revealed the pricing of the 2011 Ford Territory, with the SZ model range set to start at $39,990, and the long-awaited diesel variants to attract a $3250 price premium over their petrol counterparts. All three model variants – TX, TS and Titanium – include a rear-wheel drive petrol model, a rear-wheel drive diesel and an all-wheel drive diesel...

2011 Ford Territory diesel technology has global potential

The diesel engine technology developed by Ford Australia for the new 2011 Ford Territory will be used in other Ford products around the world. Committed to the One Ford strategy, Ford Asia Pacific and Africa engineering director, Jim Baumbick, confirmed the powertrain, dynamics and refinement systems developed for the Territory would be far from unique to that vehicle...

2011 Ford Territory technical details revealed

Update: 2011 Ford Territory Review. Ford Australia has revealed the technical details of the heavily revised 2011 Ford Territory, including the specifics of its new diesel engine, upgraded petrol engine, enhanced driving dynamics and NVH refinement. Aside from the refreshed interior and exterior styling that was revealed in depth last month, the diesel engine is the biggest story of the new Territory range...

Ford Territory Diesel to sip a miserly 6.5L/100km

Although Ford is yet to officially reveal any details about the new engine to feature in the upcoming diesel Ford Territory (sans the engine size and capacity - 2.7-litre V6), a marketing billboard has let fuel consumption details slip and backs up the estimated calculations in our previous story. The billboard reads, "1000km, one tank? Get out of town...

2011 Ford Territory Unveiled

Update: 2011 Ford Territory Review. We’ve all seen the spy photos and speculated all that we could about what the blue oval had done with the new Territory, but finally, here it is. The all-new Ford Territory. Styled with Ford’s new Kinetic design philosophy in mind, the new Territory is arguably the best looking SUV made in Australia, of course that’s not a hard task, given it’s the only one...

2011 Ford Territory Exterior and Interior Revealed

Update: 2011 Ford Territory Review. Since CarAdvice first revealed reader images of Ford's 2011 Territory, more information and pictures have surfaced. Ford's official photographs of a top-spec turbo-diesel Territory - said to be called the Titanium (as a replacement for Ghia) reveal chrome highlights around the front end, in addition to LED running lights...

2011 Ford Territory - BUSTED!

Update: 08/02/2011 - New Ford Territory Officially Unveiled. While Ford attempts to drip feed the public, Brendan from FordForums has busted a new Ford Territory mule sans camouflage at a shopping centre. Just as CarAdvice was getting prepared to post computer generated images of the next generation Territory, this mule has been spotted being driven in public with no covers...