As Subaru will only offer the WRX and STI in sedan formats, the 2014 Ford Fiesta ST may well be the hottest hatchback in the land. In ST form, the little Fiesta subcompact gets 197 horsepower, a suspension affording easy apex rotation, and brakes that shave off just the right amount of speed. Show More Summary
In the United States, our hot hatchback options are growing, with cars like the Ford Focus ST, Fiesta ST and the new Mini Cooper S keeping American drivers entertained alongside more traditional models like the Volkswagen GTI. What drivers in North America don't get to experience, though, is the French take on la voiture chaude. Show More Summary
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The V8 grunt of the Mustang has defined Ford performance cars in the US for the last 50 years, but in Europe, the Blue Oval has nearly as a long history of building some of the best hot hatches on the market with the Fiesta, Escort and later the Focus. Show More Summary
The subcompact hatchback segment has a handful of sport-oriented models, but what "sport" means varies greatly by automaker. There's the turbocharged Ford Fiesta ST on the one end, which is a heavily revised version of the Fiesta. Less extreme is...
After we filmed the somewhat controversial Ford Fiesta ST vs. BMW E46 M3 video a month or so back, we as a group were so smitten with the Fiesta ST's ludicrous value for money proposition that our cameraman and resident mad scientist Thaddeus Brown went straight to the dealership and traded in his 2006 Mini Cooper S for one. Show More Summary
The 2014 Focus ST hatchback is the performance version of the subcompact Ford Fiesta line with a sport suspension, 197 hp turbocharged engine, and manual six-speed transmission. It is seriously quick and, at the same time, the Fiesta ST is chock full of technology. It's fast and it's bumpy and you'll love the sound symposer.
It seems like only yesterday we awarded the Ford Fiesta ST a win against its Peugeot 208 GTi and Volkswagen Polo GTI rivals (read more here), then went a step further by crowning it one of the best-ever hot-hatches created … Continue reading ? The post Ford Fiesta ST v Renault Clio RS200: Comparison Review appeared first on CarAdvice.
--> In the latest episode of The Smoking Tire, Matt Farah wanted to see just how much car you can get for around $25k in both the new and used markets. From the new market, he chose a 2014 Ford Fiesta ST and from the used market, he borrowed a friend’s E46 BMW M3. Show More Summary
Word coming in from across the pond has it that Ford is working on developing the business case to create a new Fiesta RS. The development is encouraged by the extremely positive reception the existing Fiesta ST has garnered to date,...Show More Summary
The BMW E46 M3. Ultimate Driving Machine. Perfection on Wheels. DudeBro! It's like, the best car ever. That's what they say. But if I'm honest, the last one I drove was a convertible, on rims, equipped with SMG, and it sucked really hard. Show More Summary
Rumours of a Fiesta RS have been around for more than three years, but according to new reports from Europe, plans for a hard-core RS model to sit above the Fiesta ST (pictured) are still very much on Ford's drawing board. British mag...Show More Summary
"Does the 2014 Ford Fiesta ST have Recaro-brand seats?" Joe Yes, Recaro-brand seats are optional on the Fiesta ST, as explained and illustrated in our recently posted First Drive of this new hot hatch, which you can read here. The.....
The 2014 Ford Fiesta ST is a veritable performance piñata, bursting with track-tuned treats when you hit the gas. Cars.com reviewer Joe Bruzek had a blast in the Focus ST's subcompact sibling; its 197-horsepower, turbocharged four-cylinder provided "blazing" quickness off...
Posted on 11.27.2013 14:00 by Kirby Garlitos TheFord Fiesta ST is a pretty snazzy ride, notwithstanding the fact that it doesn’t do much in the way of inspiring anybody to start pursuing a life in auto racing. But there’s a lot of things...Show More Summary
Thirteen cars, from the Ford Fiesta ST to the Ferrari F12berlinetta, met in Michigan two months ago for Road & Track‘s first “Performance Car Of The Year” shootout. Seven were eliminated around the “Motown Mile” concrete airport road course, one died an ignominious death in the hills of Ohio, three made it to the finals, […]
Need for Speed and Ken Block are back with the latest instalment in the Gymkhana family, the Gymkhana SIX: The Ultimate Gymkhana Grid Course. The ultimate Gymkhana GRID course was....
For the latest in his blockbuster Gymkhana series, Ken Block partnered up with EA’s Need for Speed: Rivals, burning his 650hp Ford Fiesta ST RX43 through a ridiculous obstacle course. The Segway donuts are totally off the hook.
2013 FORD FIESTA ST REVIEW Vehicle Style: Performance light hatchback Price: $25,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 132kW/290Nm; 1.6 turbo petrol four, 6sp manual Fuel Economy claimed: 6.2 l/100km | tested: 8.6 l/100km OVERVIEW Want an automatic in your new Ford Fiesta ST? You’re fresh out of luck. Show More Summary
The massive 57-car SEMA showcase by Ford ranges from obvious aftermarket-friendly models like the Mustang, to the not so obvious ones, like the Transit Connect and cute-as-an-explosive-button Fiesta ST. Ford plucked several Fiesta STs...Show More Summary