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2016

Ford Plans Summer Escape

Mon, Oct 17,2016
Just in time for the Kiwi summer - The new Ford Escape will join Ford’s expanding SUV line-up in December 2016, offering one of the most technologically-advanced, smart SUVs in New Zealand, five-star safety, improved fuel efficiency and all at a more affordable price.The New Ford Escape is the latest addition to Ford New Zealand’s expanding SUV range.

Ford Ranger bolts ahead of competition as new upgrades come in

Wed, Sep 07,2016
No longer a ‘neck and neck’ race, the Ford Ranger has bolted well beyond its nearest competitors. The Ford Ranger is now more than 1400 ahead of the current number two ute and more than 2000 ahead of the Corolla, further cementing its position as New Zealand’s favourite overall new vehicle.

New Zealanders choosing Fords in 2016; First quarter results up almost 30 percent

Thu, Apr 07,2016
Coming off one of the busiest years in Ford New Zealand’s history for new vehicle launches, Ford dealerships now feature one of the freshest line ups in the country. And New Zealanders like what is on offer. Quarter one sales for Ford New Zealand in 2016 are 29.3 per cent above the same period in 2015.

Limited-Edition Ford Falcon Sprint Models Draw on Legacy, Packs Power and Performance Recommended Prices Starting at NZ$66,340

Tue, Feb 09,2016
Ford is drawing on its performance heritage to launch the limited-edition, high-performance Falcon Sprint series, which goes on sale in May.A total of just 1400 limited edition Falcon Sprints will be built with 550 being XR6 Sprints and 850 XR8 Sprints.

Ford sets fierce pace with a fantastic start to 2016

Thu, Feb 04,2016
Ford has had a great start to the year with a solid rise in passenger vehicles sales and a 12.1 per cent total market share for the month of January. Ford’s January 2016 results are a 43 per cent increase from the same month last year and in particular passenger vehicle sales increased from 5.5 per cent market share in January 2015 to 8.4 per cent market share in January 2016.

New Zealand’s New #1 New Vehicle: The Ford Ranger

Thu, Jan 07,2016
Leading a major shift in customer vehicle trends, the New Ford Ranger has knocked off the Corolla to become the overall number one new vehicle in New Zealand. The Ford Ranger not only outsold its direct competitors but outsold all passenger vehicles including long-time number one – the Toyota Corolla.
2015

Mustang Arrives!

Wed, Nov 25,2015
The wait is over for some of the 550-plus customers who have pre-ordered the All New Ford Mustang. The first ship from the USA with New Zealand-bound Mustangs aboard docked in Auckland earlier this week! “It’s New Zealand automotive history in the making,” said Corey Holter, managing director, Ford New Zealand.

Ford celebrates New Zealand with the country’s #1 vehicle, Ford Ranger

Tue, Nov 24,2015
Media from around the Asia Pacific region arrived in Queenstown this week to drive the Ford Ranger and experience the Kiwi lifestyle at Ford Ranger Camp New Zealand. With this exclusive event, Ford celebrates its special relationship with New Zealand and Ranger’s number one status in the country.

All-New Ford Focus RS coming to New Zealand in 2016

Tue, Oct 20,2015
Ford’s wave of exciting new vehicles continues in 2016 with the arrival of the highly anticipated all-new Ford Focus RS.

Ford Ranger Solidifies Position as Kiwi #1

Tue, Oct 06,2015
The New Ford Ranger has received the nod of approval from Kiwis around the country – as well as from the safety ratings organisation ANCAP! In its second month of availability, the New Ford Ranger has propelled the vehicle to yet another monthly record – the third in a row.

The best is getting better; New Ford Ranger arrives in New Zealand

Tue, Aug 11,2015
Building on the success of the current Ford Ranger, the New Ford Ranger has arrived into New Zealand and in significant numbers! More than 1000 new Ford Rangers are rolling onto Auckland’s wharfs this month.Corey Holter, Managing Director Ford New Zealand, says Ford New Zealand is in a great position to launch the new Ford Ranger.

Ford’s Rugged and Refined New Everest Set to Redefine SUV Segment

Thu, Aug 06,2015
After months of anticipation, the new Ford Everest is set to arrive in New Zealand in September. With stunning off-road and on-road capability, advanced technology, bold design and refined interior comfort for up to seven people, the new Ford Everest has an RRP starting at $75,990.

Ford Mustang Fever Alive and Well in New Zealand

Wed, May 27,2015
More than 300 Ford customers have now placed orders for the highly anticipated Mustang Fastback and Convertible, which are available in the muscle car’s legendary V8 performance version and the first-ever EcoBoost engine that will provide the power of a bigger engine in a smaller, more fuel efficient package.

New Zealand’s #1 Ute continues its winning ways - Ford Ranger beats the competition in April

Mon, May 04,2015
New Zealand’s number one ute, the Ford Ranger, continues to be the Kiwi favourite in 2015, beating the competition handily and opening up the gap on Toyota Hilux in April sales.
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All New Ford Mondeo: The new face of Ford offers smart safety technologies and better fuel economy than Camry Hybrid

Thu, Apr 09,2015
Available now at Ford dealers throughout New Zealand, the All New Mondeo brings to New Zealand beautiful new design and smart new technologies including Ford-first safety features like the introduction of inflatable rear seat belts standard across the range.

How the All-New Ford Mondeo’s advanced air filtration could prevent ‘Driving Blind” after sneezing at the wheel

Thu, Apr 09,2015
Trying to cope with a sneezing attack can be a source of amusement for passengers – and a source of discomfort for drivers. But there’s a serious side.

Ford is the one to watch in 2015; Ford’s record number of new vehicle introductions continues with refreshed Ford Kuga line up

Tue, Mar 31,2015
Ford New Zealand has introduced new EcoBoost petrol technology and TDCi diesel technology to the stylish, innovative Ford Kuga to offer both more power and fuel economy across the range.

All-New Ford Mustang pricing gives buyers the power of choice

Tue, Mar 03,2015
Ford has announced sharp pricing for the all-new Ford Mustang Fastback and Convertible.The all-new Mustang arrives later this year with a recommended retail price (RRP) starting at $56,990 for the Fastback featuring an automatic transmission with a high performance 2.3-litre EcoBoost engine.

Own a piece of automotive history: The last of the last New Zealand Ford Performance Vehicles GT Fs goes to special auction

Wed, Feb 11,2015
Ford New Zealand is to auction FPV GT F #50.Only 50 of the Ford Falcon FPV GT Fs were built for sale in New Zealand, and the very last of these, #50, will go up for auction on TradeMe on 16 February and run for two weeks, closing on 2 March.

All New Mondeo introduces Ford’s Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection to New Zealand

Thu, Jan 29,2015
Arriving in April 2015, the All New Mondeo (Trend and Titanium models) will feature Ford’s Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection designed to reduce the severity of and, in some cases, even eliminate frontal collisions involving pedestrians.

The New Kiwi #1; Ford Ranger takes out Hilux for top-selling ute of the year!

Mon, Jan 05,2015
New Zealand has a new number one! The Ford Ranger has knocked off the Toyota Hilux and become New Zealand’s new number one ute in the country.According to provisional sales figures, the Ford Ranger was not only the top selling ute for the month of December with more than 708 sold.