AH, FORD Falcon! How we miss thee. You arrived in Australia as an American design, but you were soon adapted to local conditions. And when the Yanks cruelly dropped you, we kept the dream alive with our own spin on the concept, growing in size and sophistication with each generation until Ford gave up on local manufacturing altogether in 2016.
Video: Turbo Taxi rides again
In this episode of Carnage, Scotty attempts to take Turbo Taxi racing after a four year hiatus from the drags
FORGED XY Ford Fairmont
Where do you start when it comes to telling a story about a car that has so much going on? Well, the first thing to make clear right from the start is that, while this spectacular XY might look like an out-and-out show car, it has been built to be driven, and has been fully […]
Video: FPV F6 does Drag Challenge
Doug Beaton’s FPV F6 is a nine-second, genuine street car that shows how simple the recipe can be to successfully take on the likes of Drag Challenge
Reader’s Rocket: Barra-swapped XD Fairmont
Marcus Heilbronn replaced his 533kW FG G6E Turbo Falcon with this Barra-swapped XD Fairmont and has since been adding his own personal touches
Video: Turbo Taxi is back!
In this episode of Carnage, the mighty Turbo Taxi finally makes its return!
Reader’s Rocket: Barra-swapped XD Falcon wagon
Shane Butler chose a naturally aspirated Barra engine swap for his XD wagon because he wanted a “mega-reliable cruiser”
Video: Hackshop Garage do Drag Challenge
The boys from the Hackshop Garage Youtube channel take two cars to Drag Challenge 2023, with awesome results!
Darren Bonnici’s 347 Windsor-powered XP hardtop
Darren Bonnici’s love for his XP hardtop spans four decades, several rebuilds and even a trial separation
Gurney Eagle-equipped XR Ford Falcon
A pro street toughie with vintage race-bred Windsor bits under the bonnet, Bernie Roeschmann’s XR launched straight into the Summernats Top 60
AFLW star and boxing champion Tayla Harris’s XB coupe
AFLW Premiership winner and boxing champion Tayla Harris is also a muscle car enthusiast, and she’s got the XB coupe to prove it
Where are they now? Lorry Gatt’s XA GT hardtop
Nearly 40 years after it appeared in Street Machine, this tough Falcon hardtop is still dropping jaws
Gary Satara’s OVAKIL XA hardtop
Gary Satara’s blown XC-fronted XA Falcon coupe OVAKIL was one of the most famous Aussie street cars of its era
1999-2003 Ford AU Falcon TS50 used car guide
Built to take on HSV’s V8s, Tickford turned its hand to the unloved AU and created Blue Oval performance gold
Manuel Darmanin’s Candy Apple 351-powered XA coupe
This Candy Apple creation is the result of plenty of bux and heaps of…Manuel’s labour
Milwaukee SMOTY contender #12: Peter Lewis’s XC Falcon
Peter Lewis’s Kaase-powered, Astill-built XC is a tech-packed and street-ready masterpiece
Milwaukee SMOTY contender #8: Paul Tinning’s XP Falcon hardtop
With a twin-turbo Viper V10 and incredible finish, Paul Tinning’s XP coupe is a pro touring masterpiece
Barra-powered XD Falcon pro drift car
Danny Probert turned an XD Falcon paddock-basher into a tyre-shredding pro drift car
Ben Gatt’s family heirloom XT Fairmont reborn
Benny Gatt turns his late dad’s old XT into the cruiser he’d always dreamed about
LS1-powered XW Falcon Fairmont GS
Sticking an LS motor in a classic XW Fairmont is tantamount to Heresy for some, but Jon Freni did it anyway, leaving the naysayers in his dust
The Fords of Shannons’ 2023 Winter Online Auction
We take a look at some of the tough Fords up for grabs at the Shannons 2023 Winter Online Auction, which ends tonight!