According to the latest reports, 2018 Ford Falcon will be the last Falcon. We all remember those Mad Max movies and legendary interceptors, but modern Falcons are in a little bit different manner. However, this nameplate still has an iconic status around car lovers, and we are very sad to see that its end is near. According to the latest reports, it will be replaced by the new Ford’s model that will be designed for global market. Current model is in production since 2008, but we saw few modification during these 8 years. The 2018 Ford Falcon will probably come without bigger changes, with same design, engines and other characteristics.
2018 Ford Falcon redesign and features
As we already mentioned, 2018 Ford Falcon should come without bigger changes. This will be the last year of production. We will see pretty much the same design as on the refreshed model that came few years ago. For that occasion, it received several visual updates. It is now more adapted to the company’s design language, and now has similar look to models like Fusion, Mondeo etc. Inside, 2018 Falcon will also continue in the same way. We will see same design, same materials, dash configuration etc. It will come with plenty of advanced systems, in terms of safety, entertainment, infotainment system etc, we will see the same trim level as on previous models. Those are Falcon, Falcon G6E, G6E Turbo, XR6, XR6 Turbo and XR8.
2018 Ford Falcon engines
The 2018 Ford Falcon will come with many engines in offer. We will see the same lineup as for the previous models. Base model comes with 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine, which has max output of 240 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Second engine is with six cylinders and has quite large displacement of 4.0 liters. The benefit of such engine is great torque, which is over 300 pound-feet. When it is about power, it has 266 horses. Besides these two engines, there are also variants with eight cylinders, for all those who want great performances. There are two engines of this type in offer, one with displacement of 5.0 liters and one with 5.4 liters.
2018 Ford Falcon release date and price
The 2018 Ford Falcon should come somewhere late next year. It will be the last year of production. Price should remain unchanged, which means around 38.000 Australian dollars for the base model.