Ford Focus will be the most powerful hatchback in the world

March 1, 2014 at 7:45 pm

Eighteen months ago, Ford executives refused to release the idea of the most powerful in the world Hatch – Focus RS. Today the publication Auto Motor Sport reports that modification RS not only revived, but also become more powerful.

Photo of the Ford Focus RS

Photo of the Ford Focus RS


This model takes place on the “heated” ST- version, which is equipped with a 2.0- liter “turbofour” EcoBoost, developing 250 horsepower and 366 Nm of torque. The new RS for fun and drive will respond to 2.3-liter EcoBoost, which is used in the new Mustang. He will be able to develop at least 330 hp, 25 “horses” more than the Mustang. A peak torque of 400 Nm unit exceeds.

Picture of the Ford Focus RS

Picture of the Ford Focus RS

2015 Ford Focus RS will be offered only as a five-door hatchback with front wheel drive. Hot Hatch get a sport suspension, limited slip differential and more powerful brakes. Judging by the spy photos taken in the past year, the new RS will have the same features of the exterior, as the base Focus 2015: a massive “aston” grille, narrow headlights, ribbed hood and other registration rear. Premiere of hot hatch, may take place either at Geneva or at the Paris Motor Show, and the sale of Ford Focus RS will begin in the next year.

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