The covers finally came out of the production version of the new Focus ST dramatic five-door in the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, revealing the high performance car enthusiasts around the world are waiting.
European customers can also choose a stylish hatchback and wagon version of the Focus ST, which will be launched along with the five-door model in 2012. The Ford Focus ST is the first Ford performance car truly global, based on the legacy of the previous Focus ST models in Europe and evolving to allow drivers around the world to experience and enjoy the exhilarating performance, handling unmatched addictive sound and muscular, sporty design that represents the ST board.
With innovative design and technology throughout the New Focus ST will be more powerful and surprising fuel efficiency, raising the bar once more when it comes to handling too. For drivers who want refinement for everyday use but with an exciting performance on tap, the passion, enthusiasm and experience of global Ford group’s performance shines through vehicles and makes the new Focus ST, the satisfactory and obvious choice.
2013 Ford ST Focus ST Ford Global DNA under the skin of the new Focus ST is a detailed DNA ST range, set in the exciting global strategy of Ford performance car. Working together, the overall performance of vehicles group – formed by Ford Team RS in Europe and the Special Vehicle Team (SVT) in the United States, along with input from experts from Ford in the Asia-Pacific and Africa – devised a strategy that all future Ford global car performance adheres to.
Like all ST models future, the new Focus ST has the attributes DNA key physical and enhanced aggressive front and rear, adding a rear spoiler and side skirts plus a unique signature color. in both hatchback and wagon form, the Focus ST offers a brilliant driving attributes of the same which makes the models ‘Sports Technologies’ all the Ford stand out from the competition.
The chassis, engine, sound and comfort of the vehicle are tuned in harmony to offer a truly sporty, with a level of refinement rarely seen in this vehicle sector. These same attributes that make up the genetic code of future models that bear the mark ST. First Global Car Performance Ford Focus from a Ford to work together across geographical boundaries has seen global success launch of the Fiesta and new Focus for the company. This approach is the great enabler for high performance versions to be easily developed for a global market.
From driver’s seat, customers can experience the new development of the Sport Ford address. This rack variable ratio steering is designed to increase the agility of the Focus ST on winding roads still giving the same high speed of trust.
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