The ST is the hottest version of the current model Ford Focus offered to date. It won't ultimately be the most powerful -- a fire-breathing, rear-wheel drive RS will follow, but not until 2014. So, for now, this front-wheel drive racer is the 'performance Ford'.
In a break from tradition, this ST won't be offered as a three-door: only practical five-door and estate models are on sale. Under the bonnet, a turbocharged four-cylinder 2.0-litre engine replaces the previous car's five-cylinder 2.5, but it's been tweaked by Ford to offer more horsepower and torque (pulling power) than before.
With 247bhp and 265lb ft of torque it's capable of hitting 62mph from rest in 6.8 seconds. That's not quite the six seconds flat of a Vauxhall Astra VXR, but the Ford's power delivery is smoother, making it more useable and enjoyable.
Mercedes A-Class - Which? first drive
http://whi.ch/merc-a-class The new Mercedes-Benz A-class marks a radical
departure from the previous two generations. Gone are the mini-MPV styling
and proportions of the former car, making way for a stylish and sleek
New 2013 Seat Leon - Which? first drive
http://whi.ch/seatleon2013 The new 2013 Seat Leon has a tough brief: taking
on the Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf in the medium car class. Following
the 2013 Golf and Audi A3, the Leon is the latest car to use Volkswagen
Group's new MQB platform. So it's essentially a Golf underneath, with the
same engines, gearboxes, suspension, brakes and many other components. Can
it beat its sister VW at its own game? Which? was on the launch in Spain to
2013 VW Golf mk7 - Which? first drive
http://whi.ch/VWGolf2013 The VW Golf is one of the year's most important
new car launches this year. But has the seventh generation of the Golf
moved on enough to retain its mantle at the top of the medium hatchback
Peugeot 208 - Which? first drive
http://whi.ch/pug208 Peugeot was once the badge to beat when it came to
small cars but its more recent efforts with the 207 and 206 have fallen
flat. In this video we take a look to see if the new 208 can redeem that.
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2013 Ford Focus ST: Practical Performance?
I had a lot of fun test driving this one. I don't get to drive manual
transmissions much anymore, let alone in something sporty and quick. Using
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Shootout 2013: Ford Focus ST and Chris Harris
British journalist and Youtube sensation Chris Harris discovers the
mystique of the serpentine Franschhoek Pass at the wheel of a Ford Focus
ST3 as part of CAR magazine's January 2013 Performance Issue -- on sale
until January 21. A feast of the Ford Focus ST news and reviews, available
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2014 Ford Focus ST Review, Exhaust, Drive
With 252 horsepower, the 2014 Focus
ST offers you a whole lot of fun, at an affordable price. The ST offers all
the technology and safety offered from the Ford Focus, in a high
performance package. It has a turbocharged 2.0L engine with a 6 speed manual
transmission producing 270 lb/ft of torque! With sport tuned suspension,
upgraded brakes, and plenty of power, this hatch is sure to offer you some
fun! What do you think?
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Meet Ken Block and his 350 HP plus Focus ST TrackSTer at the Chicago Auto Show
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) Ken Block made an appearance at the Chicago Auto
Show for the debut of the Ford Focus TrackSTer that he developed along with
the team from Fifteen52. The California based Fifteen52 and Block are
designing three different Ford Focus ST builds with the aim of making an
already great vehicle even better. Project ST launched back in the summer
of 2012 and, with regular updates to their website, has generated a lot of
enthusiasm leading up to this Ford Focus TrackSTer debut. Now that fans
have gotten a look at the first build, they can expect to see the remaining
two builds appearing throughout the country over the course of 2013 along
with Block and the Fifteen52 team.
2013 Ford Focus ST: The Hottest Hatch? - Ignition Episode 46
On this episode of Ignition, Carlos Lago drives the extremely well balanced
and powerful Ford Focus ST. It looks the part and checks all the boxes, but
does it fit into the class that its aiming for? Carlos takes it to the
mountains and the test track to find out.
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