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1979 Ford FalconReview
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Above All The Xd Is A Prominent Falcon In Australian Automotive History. — In my opinion, the 79 XD was the best looking car of the range and still to this day is a sought after model. As mine was origionally a cast iron head 6 cyl with a column auto, bench buckets and vinyl interior was a hardy vehicle. It was and still is a strong built car with the new styling of plastic bumpers, inertia seat belts and for its time, a very well layed out dash with all controls in easy reach

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Both my kids came home in this car and by pure luck, came off the production line same month and year i was born so holds a deal of sentimental value.

Cons: The only down side to the XD was that without alot of money spent, it just refused to go around corners at speed.

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1979 Ford FalconReview

Wish I Still Had It, Even Though Its A Ford — Great big evil lower hard towing manual burnout doing machine. Very fast, big wheels, big bore noise, huge stereo, a bit thirsty, but almost always reliable. Very good at doenuts, and very comfy for long trips. did 110k in 2 years

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: fun manual

Cons: hungry

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1979 Ford FalconReview

Orsmxd — Ford Xd ESP ( European sports pack ) brought roughly 11 years ago and was red when we brought it. Fully customised by my husband and I with great help from mates. Has done 11's but husband not happy with that so is currently getting a new motor built to do 10's or 9's. Ford Cleveland motor. Ford 9 inch diff. Simmons. Mickey Thompsons. Lobelia Indigo Paint. Fuel cell. Handles and drives well on the road, but stiff on the drag strip.

Pros: Unique car with very spacious and comfortable interior, V8 sound is highly addictive!

Cons: Body is stiff needs to be modified to do bigger wheel stands. Not a car you can take grocery shopping.

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2007 Ford Falcon Reviews

Awsome By Daniel

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Everything about it is great. Its a FORD so of course its great. It goes well and is well looked after by me. Its a nice colour and smells so good inside. And it's comfortable as well and easy to driv... Read More

2006 Ford Falcon Reviews

Good Alround Family Car By troyser

good performance good size for a family being a wagon im very happy overall looks good with the alloy wheels handles really well considering its a wagon.doesnt seem to ahve any rattles with the intero... Read More

Give It To Me!! By Rod

Our XR6 is a dream to drive, very quiet inside and extremely economical. In a trip to Rotorua and back it only used 0.5litres/100k's than the little Hyundai Getz 1.6L auto that I drive for work as far... Read More

2005 Ford Falcon Reviews

Excellent All Rounder By Matt

Falcons are common place in Australia, but there are few RTV model utes. The RTV model brings with it a rear differential lock, 1 tonne tray capacity, higher suspension, and higher towing loads. It ha... Read More

Good Car I Recoomend It To Any Ford Lovers By Joshua

acceleration is great, braking is good and handles better then any car ive driven. Has never needed repairs except for crash i had other day in wet. Its white ford BA XR6 wit blue stripe and the inter... Read More

2004 Ford Falcon Reviews

Ford Definately Got It Right When They Built These Xr6 They Are Amazing Great Comfort, Power Etc. By Melissa

i intend to keep this car a long tome took 6 years to be able to afford one an i aint parting with it any time soon love my car it does everything i want lacks nothing in either looks or power and dr... Read More

Its Amazing And Goes Like A Dream . By Melissa

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2003 Ford Falcon Reviews

Car I've Been Searching For Since I Started Driving. By Rowan

Handle's well, relatively good fuel economy on LPG. Need to get the handbrake fixed, parks fine on nose low slopes, but when nose high is practically non existant. Mag wheels, Sports exhaust and Ver... Read More

My Xr8 Boss By Luke

Goes really well its 260kw standard, got aftermaket full exhaust and intake. Built good and solid handles the thrashings i give it with ease. Looks great turns heads everywhere. Use a bit more fuel th... Read More

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