In June of this year on the Festival of Speed at Goodwood (UK) US carmaker 2018-2019 Ford introduced an updated “hot” hatchback called the Focus ST.
As expected, in the first power range the vehicle was a diesel motor.
This 2-liter unit in the “heavy fuel” is capable of delivering up to 185-year-horsepower and 400 Newton meters of maximum torque in the range of 2000 – 2750 rpm.
This engine accelerates the hatchback 2018-2019 Ford Focus ST from zero to 100 kilometers per hour in 8.1 seconds and a top speed model reaches 217 km / h.
Diesel fuel consumption in the combined cycle is approximately 4.4 liters per “hundred” kilometers.
Petrol cars have remained the same.
This 4-cylinder 2-liter turbocharged EcoBoost series unit develops power of 250 horsepower and maximum torque of 360 Newton-meters.
The updated 2018-2019 Ford Focus ST with this engine accelerates from zero to 100 kilometers per hour faster than with a diesel engine – 6.5 seconds, while top speed is also higher than the petrol version – 247 km / h.
In mixed driving cycle is consumed about 6.8 liters of gasoline per 100 kilometers.
In a couple of the two power units the American automaker offers mechanical 6-band transmission.
Restyled 2018-2019 Ford Focus ST was recustomized suspension with different front and rear shock absorbers and new springs front.
In addition, the novelty is equipped with upgraded control systems, the thrust vector and Stabilization with enhanced settings, as well as improved power steering.
In addition, an updated “charged” hatchback has got wheeled aluminum wheels 18 inches in diameter with a new design, a different form of the bonnet and other fog lamps, new bumpers front and rear, as well as a narrow front optics.
If we talk about the cabin 2018-2019 Ford Focus ST 2015 model year, and then there were no changes.
Inside the car changes affected the steering wheel, the control unit air conditioning system, the center console and the central tunnel.
It should be noted that already in the basic equipment of “hot” hatchback included a manufacturer of rearview camera and adaptive headlamps.
As an option the Americans will offer a multimedia system SYNC 2 Touch 8-inch screen, voice control and navigation, as well as road markings monitoring system.
Moreover, the updated car will be available aerodynamic sports body kit, which will include painted body color “skirt” on the rapids, the stern spoiler and diffuser parts.
In Europe, “charged» 2018-2019 Ford Focus ST 2015 of the fall can be ordered model year, and the first customers will receive copies only in the beginning of next year.
The cost of new items not yet announced.
Recall that dorestaylingovoy version of 2018-2019 Ford Focus ST in the Russian market is available in two body styles – hatchback and wagon.
In the first of them need to shell out not less than 1,326,500 rubles, and the second the value starts from 1,251,000 rubles.