Tag Archives: Ford

Back to the future!

One of our favourite YouTube channels is theAFICIONAUTO who regularly takes a look at real and detailed replica cars from movies and TV shows – and they have a pair of brilliant new vids out! Next week, as you all should know, is the date that Marty McFly visited the future in Back to the Future II and just to show how wildly wrong they were about what we would all be driving in 2015 theAFICIONAUTO takes a look at Biff Tannen’s BMW – which was actually a 1976 633 CSi. As ...

NZ Motoring Podcast #10 is here!

NZ Motoring Podcast #10 is here!
The 10th and latest episode of the NZ Motoring Podcast is available now! In it David heads to Hampton Downs to drive the Volvo S60 Polestar, Damien brings up his American trip again to talk about driving the new Mustang in San Francisco and Richard Bosselman (Yahoo Autos) helps us argue over the best and worst looking cars on sale in NZ. You can listen to the episode right here on the OVERSTEER website, check it out on Soundcloud, head over to the NZ Motoring Podcast website or download it ...

The Automotive Industry and Technology

Here is a new video that poses some very interesting questions – will the car manufacturers become merely “contract manufacturers” building different shells that will be filled with technology from tech companies like Google? It is a question that the Financial Times asks in this short video, but don’t imagine that the manufacturers (who have spent at least as much, if not more on such technology) to let things go quite so easily. A fascinating potential battle is ...

Ford GT: Ready To Take On Ferrari!

It’s an XCAR double feature today! Okay, mainly because we forgot to post the Defender one last week, but, hey – more XCAR is always good! And this is a good one – more than 50 years after the Ford GT40 exploded onto the motorsport scene, Ford is returning to Le Mans with the all-new 2016 Ford GT! We have seen the road car and it is awesome…

PHOTO GALLERY: The Ford GT

We are at the Further With Ford trend conference in California and today we got a chance to get up close and personal with the incredible new Ford GT at the company’s Research and Innovation Centre in Palo Alto! We weren’t allowed inside the GT, but we did get a bunch of pics and even a quick video for you to enjoy!

QUICK DRIVE: FORD FIESTA ST

QUICK DRIVE: FORD FIESTA ST
The Ford Fiesta ST is simply one of our favourite cars ever here at OVERSTEER. Its happy puppy-like enthusiasm is infectious and its ability to simply rip corners to shreds is utterly addictive. Very little has changed since we last tested the ST, in ...

FROM THE LAUNCH: Ford Mondeo

FROM THE LAUNCH: Ford Mondeo
Here’s a little something new we are trying – the latest info on a new car straight from its launch! Okay, so we have to admit this one isn’t quite “straight from the launch”, but we had a few teething issues to deal with. From now on though, they will be!