1980 Ford Falcon Reviews

1980 Ford Falcon GL 4.9 (302C) V8 from Australia and New Zealand

Year of manufacture1980
First year of ownership2003
Engine and transmission 4.9 (302C) V8 Manual
Performance marks 10 / 10
Reliability marks 10 / 10
Comfort marks 10 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 4 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
8.5 / 10
Distance when acquired0 kilometres
Most recent distance1250 kilometres

Summary:

A wonderful, yet cheap high performance car that not many people have

Faults:

Nothing, it's been the perfect car

General Comments:

Wonderful to drive if you can find one on dual fuel, is wonderful to drive with the Ghia four-wheel discs and sports suspension.

WARNING: If you're under twenty-five they're really expensive to insure.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 21st July, 2003

1980 Ford Falcon XD 4.1 from Australia and New Zealand

Year of manufacture1980
First year of ownership2003
Most recent year of ownership2003
Engine and transmission 4.1 Manual
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 8 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 7 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.6 / 10
Distance when acquired376000 kilometres
Most recent distance378000 kilometres

Summary:

Donuts 'R' Us

Faults:

It had a bent steering arm when I bought it. The seats are a bit worn.

General Comments:

This car has a great power output. In the right area you can do some good "circle work".

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 9th July, 2003

Average review marks: 8.1 / 10, based on 2 reviews