Ford Focus

Video: How not to use Drift Mode in Ford Focus RS

Sep 07, 2016

Ford’s Drift Mode feature on the new Focus RS has drawn universal praise from most media outlets and consternation from our alarmist pedestrian council and mainstream media. Ford warns this feature should only be used...

Ford Focus RS500 awaiting green light, could hit 294kW

Aug 16, 2016

Rumours of a hotter RS500 verison of the wildly successful Ford Focus RS continue to broil as a business case for the car is presently being evaluated. According to Autocar, whether or not this happens...

Factory-backed Mountune Ford Focus RS upgrades announced

Aug 07, 2016

Not that it needs any extra motivation, Ford’s aftermarket tuning partner Mountune has developed an upgrade package for the hot new Ford Focus RS. Mountune is based on the UK but it does offer upgrades...

Ford Focus RS ‘Drift Mode’ under scrutiny in Australia

Jul 16, 2016

The new Ford Focus RS has just gone on sale in Australia and already it has drawn the indignation of safety experts, including Harold Scruby, head of the Pedestrian Council of Australia, because of its...

2016 Ford Focus RS now on sale in Australia from $50,990

Jul 14, 2016

Ford Australia is finally announcing the official introduction of the highly-anticipated 2016 Ford Focus RS super hot hatch. With prices kicking off at $50,990 (plus on-roads), you’re looking at the most powerful Ford Focus to...

AMS plans potent tuning kit for new Ford Focus RS

Jul 10, 2016

When Texas-based American tuning company AMS – the guys that blew the record for most powerful and fastest Nissan GT-R with their 1860kW, 7.44-second quarter mile beast – start talking about Focus RS modifications, the...

2017 Ford Focus RS500 spotted at the Nurburgring (video)

Jun 27, 2016

Ford has been caught redhanded, testing an exciting new prototype believed to be beginnings of the rumoured Focus RS500. The new Focus RS500, yet to be officially confirmed by Ford, is set to extend on...

First 2016 Ford Focus RS rolls off production line in Germany

Jan 18, 2016

After plenty of tweaking and tinkering, the new Ford Focus RS is finally ready for production. And in fact, the first example has rolled off the line in Germany. Produced at Ford’s Saarlouis factory in...

(Even more) Hardcore Ford Focus RS could be on the way – report

Nov 12, 2015

Ford is reportedly considering producing a hotter, higher performance version of the already-potent new Focus RS, especially if the regular version proves popular. According to a recent Autocar report, Ford engineers already have ideas for...

2016 Ford Focus RS on sale in Australia from $50,990

Oct 20, 2015

The highly-anticipated 2016 Ford Focus RS will go on sale in Australia mid next year, retailing from a surprisingly low $50,990. At this price point it should easily be able to fend off rivals such...

New Ford Focus RS does 0-100km/h in 4.7 seconds (video)

Sep 17, 2015

Ford fans will be excited to hear some interesting specs for the new Focus RS, with the company releasing some performance figures during the Frankfurt Motor Show currently underway. As we already know, the new...

2016 Ford Focus LZ on sale from $23,390, arrives October

Jul 16, 2015

Ford has released full details, including pricing, equipment and specifications for the upcoming 2016 model year LZ Focus facelift, due in October. The mid-cycle upgrade sees a boost in standard features across the line, as...