Here we have an even sportier version of the Ford Focus ST, a model built by Tanner Foust and Cobb Tuning. In terms of styling, the American models gets new front and rear bumpers, side skirts, a redesigned front grille, new alloy wheels and a special grey finish with red graphics. More than that, power [...]
Wolf Racing is a German tuning company which revealed a comprehensive power kit for the Ford Focus ST. The standard version of the American model benefits from a 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine producing 250 horsepower and 360Nm of torque. The first stage of tuning comes with new air filter and ECU unit providing additional 35 horses [...]
The Americans from Ford released official fuel economy figures for the high-performance version of the new Focus, the ST model. To begin with, the new Focus ST packs a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine capable to deliver 252 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. Power arrives at the front wheels via a standard six-speed manual transmission, actually [...]
The Americans from Ford officially announce that they will compete in the hill climb competition at Goodwood with a powerful Mustang Shelby GT500 but also with the new Focus ST hatchback. The Shelby GT500 packs a 5.8-liter V8 unit developing 662 horsepower and 631 lb-ft of torque. Ford also fitted the muscle car with the [...]
Just what sports drivers wanted, Ford added a sound symposer to their Focus model. Now the car’s engine will not just sing- it will roar! It took an addition of a small tube- the sound symposer. It amplifies throaty frequencies that most enthusiasts crave in sports cars. Engineers amplified the lower range frequencies of the [...]
The Americans from Ford decided to introduce the 2012 Focus ST at the Woodward Dream Cruise, an event which is said to be world’s largest one-day classic car manifestation, scheduled for Saturday, August 20. The Woodward Dream Cruise is a quite popular event as around 40,000 classic vehicles along no less than 1,5 million visitors [...]
The 2012 Ford Focus ST model is being tested seriously and spy photographers just can’t seem to get enough of it so here’s another sampling. As we can see, the car is still wearing camouflage and even if it’s the lightest of versions a manufacturer imposes on soon to be released models it is still [...]
Ford’s cult car of late, the Focus ST is about to benefit from the facelift that’s already available on the majority of the somewhat duller lineup. The 2012 Ford Focus ST revealed itself in “close to production” concept shape at the Geneva Motor Show but since then, the Blue Oval has been tinkering with it.
I couldn’t have spoken yesterday about the Ariel Atom without at least mentioning one of its biggest enemies; the Radical SR3. Speaking of which, the SR3 is due for an update which will be called the SR3 SL, an outright no nonsense speed machine.
The Americans at Ford decided to reveal an official presentation video for the new Focus ST. This video helps you to see the new Ford Focus ST in motion and from various angles, but, however, the model receives some negative feedback regarding the rear part. The new Focus ST was revealed at Paris Auto Show [...]