The best of the best for Central Coast Tradies.

Get Great Value on the Ford Transit Custom 290S SWB If you’re a trade that needs a van, you need to make sure that the Ford transit is on your shopping list. The Transit Custom 290S SWB is an amazing Van, and believe it or not we currently have it priced at $40,690 drive-away, no more to pay. Small in size but big in utility, this compact van is more than meets the eye. Inside, the loadspace boasts 6 metres of cubic space and items up to 3.6 metres will fit thanks to the standard flexible load-through bulkhead. A low cargo floor and tie down loops and sealed load floor liner make loading and unloading easy and secure. Need to …






Classic Ford cars we wish we had.

The 70s was an iconic period, theres no doubt about it. Besides all the afros, flared jeans and aviator sunnies, there were some great cars to be found on the road back then. As one of the first car manufacturers, Ford has a long line-up of automobiles that have stood the test of time. Weve listed some of our favourites below, and who knows, your new car could be in the same position 50 years from now. 1971 Mustang Boss 351 Hailed as one of the last true muscle cars in the Ford line-up, the Boss 351 Mustang was truly a boss. A critics favourite for good reason, the Boss 351 was an attention grabber in both looks and power. …






Let us help you spoil mum this mothers day.

With Mothers Day approachingfast, thinking of what to get for Mum can be difficult. Although here at Central Coast Ford our job to care about cars, we care about our Mum’s more so we thought we would help take the guess work out of what to do for mum this Mothers Day. Grabbing her a quick gift is one thing, but being treated to a day out is muchmore fun and memorable. Ifyoure stuck for ideas, this list should help inspire you to have an enjoyable day out with Mum onMay 14th. Get outdoors in that autumn sun So, what could be better than a material gift? Try getting outside with the family for a BBQ at any ofthe Central …






Dealer V’s Private Sales – Which should you choose?

Buying a used car is often more complicated than it sounds. Many buyers say they can get the best price from private sales though there is more to consider than simply price. So, when looking for a used car, what should you consider when weighing up buying from a Dealer vs Private seller? Mechanical Australian Law on private sales is Buyer Beware, meaning you buy it the way you see it, and there is no option to return your car once the sale has been made. If youre inspecting a car at a private sale, often the owner wont disclose mechanical problems with the car. A lot of the time, theyre probably not even aware of them. If youre not …






Take it off road this Easter long weekend.

        Mud may aswell be the chocolate of the 4×4 world. Its good fun to have it, though too much of it can be a bad thing. The Central Coast has no shortage of 4×4 tracks to indulge in this Easter Break, so we put a few of our favourites together to celebrate the upcoming holiday. The Watagans The Watagans National Park is westbound off the pacific motorway between the Central Coast and Newcastle. If youre rocking a stock set-up, the Watagans is a good choice, containing a balance of both easy and technical tracks to suit anything from a standard Ford Escape to a packed out Ford Ranger. Its relatively easy to get around from track …






Ford FX4 revealed and ready to rumble.

The Ranger is getting an overhaul with the newly announced FX4 variant coming into the mix. Classy, yet not too flashy, this dark new model is just enough to turn heads. If looks could kill, this strictly limited edition truck would leave no-one left standing as it’s presence is simply stunning. In America, the FX4 label equals enhanced driving capability and power. Though here in Australia, were selling the FX4 at a lower price point than in the American market. Why? Because the Aussie FX4 is modelled after the Ranger XLT, with the same performance; but adding on a heap of extras and aesthetic improvements. We developed the Ranger FX4 for our customers that are a bit bolder than most …






Will Lifestyle Stores end up in Australia?

  If youve ever been to South Korea, you may have had the fortune to visit Hyundais lifestyle store. The building is a six-story treasure trove full of goodies, but its not there for you to buy cars. The move to shopping fronts is a Global brand-building exercise, and their Australian branch has recently said we may have one soon. The concept store would be an interactive exhibit where customers can interact with the latest technology and ideas. With Ford’s innovations being at the forefront of the Industry and more and more Electric technology coming from Ford every year, were hoping that they take notice. With everyone these days being bombarded with advertisements, the store would come as a refreshing …






Genuine Parts V Non-Genuine. What’s the difference?

Its the age-old argument about genuine Vs non-genuine parts. When you cant tell the difference in the product, but you can see the difference in the size of our wallets, why buy genuine? Manufacturers have always stated that a genuine part is built to vehicle specifications and that a non-genuine part may affect your warranty, but were sure at some point you have thought this is just all about the manufacturer getting you to buy their products. Well, thats simply not the case and heres why. A genuine part is manufactured to within a millimetre of fitment and an ounce of weight ensuring that all other safety features in your car work as they should if you ever need them. …






Towing with the Ford Ranger is all about Technology

  Everyone knows that when you decide to tow, whether it be a trailer or a caravan, the load variance can make a stable vehicle unpredictable very quickly. So when you choose a vehicle for towing you want to be sure that the car or truck you choose is up for the challenge of getting you, your load, and most importantly, your family to your destination safely. The New Ford Ranger helps you stay on the road with a system known as Electronic Stability Control (ESC). Some people get this confused with Electronic Traction Control (ETC), but they are not the same thing. The easiest way to explain the differences would be that ESC helps eliminate oversteer and understeer which …






Ford secures top WRC team for 2017 season

Can World Rally get any more exciting in 2017 for Ford and M-Sport? Not only do we have an all new Eco-Boost powered M-Sport Fiesta, we have WRCs reigning champion Sebastien Ogier coming to the Blue Oval. M-Sport Managing Director, Malcolm Wilsonhas made no secret of hisdesireto work with Sebastien along with his Co-Driver Julien Ingrassia. Incredibly, at the same timeOgier was sitting in a Motorsport forum in Wales telling the room how nice it would be to work with Malcolm one day, and so it began. Fast forward to Wales late 2016 and Sebastien was testing the new Ford Fiesta . He was impressed enough with the car, and the opportunity, to sign on the dotted line continuing his …