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Ford’s Powerful 1.0-litre EcoBoost Wins International Engine of the Year for Unprecedented Third Straight Year

Thu, Jun 26, 2014

A small petrol engine that powers Ford cars including the new Fiesta Sport in New Zealand has fought off competition from premium brands and supercars to win the “Oscars” of the engine world for an unprecedented third time in a row.

Ford tops ranking of best global green brands

Wed, Jun 25, 2014

Ford Motor Company was recognized today for its commitment to sustainability, ranking No. 1 on Interbrand’s 2014 list of the 50 Best Global Green Brands. The automaker beat out last year’s winner – Toyota – along with corporate heavy-weights Johnson & Johnson, Coca-Cola and Microsoft.

How do you prepare the All-New Ford Transit Cargo for ten year’s hard labour? With six months of intense punishment

Mon, Jun 23, 2014

Few products these days can be expected not to miss a beat after 10 years of gruelling usage – especially if they are subjected to an extremely punishing working life, day in, day out.

Ford NZ hosts ‘Ranger vs The World Off-road Experience’ at Fieldays

Thu, Jun 5, 2014

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, 5 June 2014 – Ford New Zealand has built its largest display area yet for Fieldays and features a full-scale, 4WD track entitled ‘The Ford Ranger vs The World Off-road Experience’.

Ford strengthens partnership with New Zealand Cricket becoming official team sponsor to BLACKCAPS

Wed, Jun 4, 2014

Ford has strengthened its partnership with New Zealand Cricket, signing on as BLACKCAPS team sponsor. The sponsorship agreement will see the car manufacturer extend its already strong support for New Zealand's favourite summer sport. In recognition, the Ford logo will feature prominently on the BLACKCAPS playing shirts for all matches in New Zealand and abroad.

Ford Ranger: NZ’s Favourite Truck in 2014

Tue, May 6, 2014

New Zealand’s award-winning truck is New Zealand’s favourite truck in 2014. According to April sales numbers, the Ford Ranger has extended its year-to-date lead over the competition with 516 new Ford Ranger owners in the month, which also made it the number one overall vehicle in April.

Ford Transit Cargo and Tourneo Custom join Ford New Zealand’s Commercial Range

Mon, May 5, 2014

The All New Transit Cargo and Tourneo Custom are now rolling into New Zealand, offering advanced technology, contemporary design and clever, practical interiors.

Ford New Zealand invests in new warehouse in Highbrook Business Park

Wed, Apr 16, 2014

Ford New Zealand is investing in a new warehouse to be built at Goodman’s Highbrook Business Park in East Tamaki. The new 10,000 square metre warehouse will replace its current smaller premises in Wiri and is scheduled to be completed, ready for use in April 2015.

All-New Ford EcoSport arrives in New Zealand

Thu, Apr 10, 2014

Combining the agility, affordability and fuel efficiency of a compact car with the versatility and spaciousness of an SUV, the all-new Ford EcoSport arrives at Ford Dealers throughout New Zealand this month.

Ford Ranger overtakes Toyota Hilux as Ford sales increase in NZ

Fri, Apr 4, 2014

Ford New Zealand kicked off 2014 with a bang as more and more Kiwis are choosing the Blue Oval. Strong sales momentum continues into the first quarter of 2014 with sales up more than 30 percent compared to the first quarter of 2013, which is the highest growth of the top five brands in New Zealand.


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