Ford Focus RS hot-hatch was equipped by a differential

June 8, 2017 at 8:08 pm

According to the customers’ wishes, Ford Company has developed the five-door Ford Focus RS. They plan to launch the model in a limited edition. Thus, 1000 copies will be delivered on the US market and 500 hot-hatches for Canadian customers. The novelty will be available on markets in 2017 year. This is the last opportunity for drivers to buy Focus RS in North America of the current generation.

Race Rad and Nitrous Blue Ford Focus RS of 2018 year photo

Race Rad and Nitrous Blue Ford Focus RS of 2018 year photo

RS hot-hatch will be proposed in Race Red and Nitrous Blue body. The designers have also added 19-inch wheels with blue RS logos in the center, as well as some glossy black details such as spoiler, mirror housings and the roof. In addition, the limited version has RS2 package with leather seats and heating function, Miko-Dinamica microfiber, and a navigation system with voice control.

The design of a driver's area of the limitted version image

The design of a driver’s area of the limitted version image

Under the hood of RS model there are no changes. The engineers installed the same 355-hp 2.3 supercharged motor and complemented it by Ford Perfomance All-Wheel Drive. The new hot-hatch is capable to get the first 100 km/h in 4.7 seconds. One of the most important RS innovations has become Quaife differential appeared on the front axle instead of the usual free differential.

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