2018 Ford Focus Review & Redesign

2018 Ford Focus Review & Redesign – The compact Ford Focus sedan and hatchback slot machines previously mentioned the subcompact Fiesta sedan and hatch and below the midsize Fusion and full-size Taurus cars in the automaker’s passenger car lineup.

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2018 Ford Focus Specs

2018 Ford Focus Specs

2018 Ford Focus Review

First showing up for the 2012 model year, the 3rd-era Ford Focus received a significant recharge for the 2015 model year. With its latest refresh and addition of the high-performance Focus RS model in 2016, the 2018 Focus might be all new – we’ll update this space as soon as we now have more details.

2018 Ford Focus Interior

2018 Ford Focus Interior

2018 Ford Focus Future

The current, 2018 Ford Focus is available in two body styles and various trims from S (sedan) and SE (sedan, hatch) to Titanium (sedan, hatch), ST (hatch), and RS (hatch). A Ford Focus Electric is also available with a freshly upgraded EPA-ranked range of 115 miles, up from 2016’s 76 miles. In the future, Ford intends to offer an electric SUV with a 300-distance range.

2018 Ford Focus Changes

2018 Ford Focus Changes

2018 Ford Focus Engine & Performance

Four engines are presented on the 2018 model based on trim level. The base engine is a normally aspirated 2.0-liter I-4 with 160 hp and 146 lb-ft (S, SE, SEL, Titanium) mated to a five-speed manual (S sedan) or six-speed dual-clutch automatic. A turbocharged 1.0-liter EcoBoost I-3 with stop-start engine technology and 123 hp and 125 lb-ft mated to a six-speed manual or the six-speed automatic is optional for the SE sedan. For 2018, the sporty Focus ST hatch is powered by a 252-hp, 270 lb-ft turbocharged 2.0-liter EcoBoost I-4 mated to a six-speed manual, while the high-performance Focus RS hatch is equipped with a 350-hp, 350 lb-ft turbocharged 2.3-liter EcoBoost I-4 mated to a six-speed manual and all-wheel-drive system that will send out power rearward or side to side. The Focus RS also provides a Drift mode.

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