Ford took advantage of the 2015 Frankfurt Show to unveil more about the new Focus RS (2016 Ford Focus), notably indicating a 0-100 km / h in 4.7 seconds and a starting price of 38,600 euros. what an amazing car, 2016 Ford Focus.
For Ford, the sport is part of its DNA. The brand based in Michigan (USA) has indicated by announcing his return in the upcoming 24 Hours of Le Mans with a GT cut for the competition but also unveiling its new compact Focus RS at the beginning of 2015 . A very attractive machine that has not failed to make a small turn at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
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A small bomb aesthetics
Aesthetically, the compact came straight from Michigan is terribly attractive thanks to its aggressive nature. The program includes larger air intakes, a perforated shield, an impressive spoiler inspired by the Ferrari F40 and two separate tailpipes. 19-inch wheels reinforce the sportiness of the beast that has seen a very large part of its mechanical reworked.
2016 Ford Focus : 0-100 km / h in 4.7 seconds!
The regulars of the Focus RS have probably have cried heresy when the compact was unveiled for the first time last February: front-wheel drive, it’s over! Place a wheel drive system, all of which are led by a block 2.3-liter turbocharged 350 horsepower with a torque of 440 Nm … sorry, 470 Nm overboost function once activated. What to allow a 0-100 km / h 0-100 km / h in 4.7 seconds for a top speed peaking at 266 km / h and grind direct rivals such as the Volkswagen Golf R (300 hp, 5, 1 second) and the last Civic Type R (310 hp, 5.7 seconds).
Scheduled to be launched early next year, the new little monster from Ford will be sold at a starting price of 38,600 euros, excluding malus.