|2012 Ford Focus ST | Review, Price, Interior, Exterior, Engine|
2012 Ford Focus ST development programme is being undertaken by Ford’s global Performance Vehicles group, which comprises Team RS (Europe) and SVT (USA) engineers, who’re dedicated to developing and tuning items like the formidable Focus RS, Shelby GT500 and F-150 SVT Raptor. For new 2012 Ford Focus ST the expansion has been led by Team RS performance specialists located in Europe, building on their extensive experience of engineering sought-after cars like the previous ST models and legendary RS series.
2012 Ford Focus ST Price :
2012 Ford Focus ST Price. – 2012 Ford Focus ST which now released later this year at the Frankfurt Auto Show 2012. Ford Focus ST will officially produced in 2013 at a price between $ 16,500 – $ 22,700 in German. German hybrid model packs three-cylinder 1.5 liter petrol engine but also an electric motor placed at the front.
2012 Ford Focus ST Interior :
The interior has the signature ST treatment of a dark interior environment, with black headlining, bespoke steering wheel and a gear knob featuring the ST logo, plus metal racing pedals. The premium sports feel of the cabin is enhanced by a generous use of Charcoal Black leather with vibrant yellow gold contrast stitching on many of the interior surfaces, including the seats, door panels, central armrest, steering wheel, gearshift gaiter and the top of the instrument binnacle.
2012 Ford Focus ST Exterior :
Like all future ST models, the new Focus ST has key physical DNA attributes like the aggressively enhanced front and rear bumpers, the addition of a rear spoiler and sideskirts plus a unique signature colour. In both five-door and wagon form, the scintillating Focus ST delivers the same driving attributes that makes all Ford ‘Sports Technologies’ models stand out amongst the competition. The chassis, engine, sound and comfort of the vehicle are tuned harmoniously to deliver a truly sporty experience with a level of refinement rarely seen in this sector of vehicle. These same attributes will form the genetic code for future models bearing the ST badge.
2012 Ford Focus ST Engine :
Succeeding the turbocharged 2.5-litre five cylinder unit of the current European model, this excellent 250 PS Ford EcoBoost engine has been specially developed for the new 2012 Ford Focus ST to ensure that the vehicle has got the muscular performance and the inspirational sound which it deserves. It also marks the first use of the four cylinder Ford EcoBoost engine inside a high end model.
Among a totally new generation of downsized, high fficiency, low CO2 petrol engines from Ford, the two.0 litre Ford EcoBoost is a lightweight, all aluminium design which mixes three technologies high-pressure direct injection, low inertia turbocharging and twin independent variable cam timing to produce an advanced combustion system which brings new amounts of performance and fuel efficiency to petrol engines within this power range.