The 2016 Ford Focus ST is the branded state of the art car to be launched by colossal American multinational corporation Ford. The Focus series of Ford is a compact car which outpaced its competitor Toyota Corolla to find its place in the top list of the 50 best cars in the renowned British magazine “CARS”. This series is mass-produced with the concept of hitting the small and nuclear family run cars. European-developed chassis, the Focus is a practical hatchback offering a rare blend of pace, style and accuracy.
Exterior and Interior of 2016 Ford Focus ST
The compact car will be a 4-Door Front Wheel Drive having exterior features that will make it an impeccable hatchback vehicle. The exterior of the car includes front black grille that is chrome plated, black rocker mouldings, black coloured power mirrors that is manually folded accompaniedwith integrated blind spot mirrors. The front and rear bumpers are body coloured. The impressive dragon eyed quad-beam halogen headlamps gives it a flawless striking look. The Focus provides standard Easy Fuel cap less fuel filler where filling-up of fuel is smooth and hasty. It curtails smog-forming evaporative emissions. After the filling-up of fuel is complete and the nozzle removed, the filler automatically seals shut. The panels are fully galvanized, fitted with light weighted tinted glass and variable intermittent wipers.
The most noticeable feature inside the 2016 Ford Focus ST is the SYNC with My Ford Communications/Entertainment System that is voice-activated, 911 Assisted, and VHR with SYNC Services,AppLink, Bluetooth, steering wheel controls, USB port and an auxiliary input jack. The Instrument panel consists of Speedometer, Odometer, Oil Pressure, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Outside Temp Gauge, Supercharger Boost, Oil Temperature, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer. Safety features include Securilock Anti-Theft Ignition (pats) Engine Immobilizer with a Perimeter Alarm. The rear seat has a 60-40 Folding arrangement with front and rear head Restraints that is manually adjustable.
Engine and Mileage
The 2016 Ford Focus ST will be powered by a 247bhp 2-litre petrol turbo unitin line with an option of 182bhp 2-litre turbo diesel engine with a 6-speed manual transmission gearbox. The engine accelerate at 0-62mph at a minimal time of 8.1sec with a maximum torque of 4000rpm.The mileage is rated at 110g/km and 67.3mpg for the diesel engine compared to 159g/km and 41.5mpg for the petrol engine. The suspension has a new Electronic Transitional Stability function that is an advanced form of ESP to maintain stability during high speed turnings. The ultimate performance of the engine will however vary due to environmental conditions, driving style and many other parameters.
2016 Ford Focus ST – Price and Release Date
The price for Focus ST will range from $ 24,450 to $ 30,000. The automobile is expected to hit the US market in the early of 2016.
The 2016 Ford Focus ST means serious business with its high tech performance, new looks, new diesel power and a choice of both five-door hatchback and estate models, the latter commanding a price slightly more. It is no doubt that the Ford Performance is categorized as enhanced technology clubbed withultra-highsleek style.