ford australia will bring in a much-needed infotainment upgrade for its fiesta st entry-level hot hatch this september, along with some mild cosmetic updates and a modest price increase. criticised since launch for lacking the availability...Show More Summary
A lightly upgraded 2017 Ford Fiesta ST will make its Australian debut in September, bringing a welcome technology update and a few subtle exterior tweaks – along with a notable price increase to $27,490 plus on-road costs. Changes on the outside are limited to a new grey metallic finish to the ST’s 17-inch alloy wheels, along […]
Want to see what humbling looks like? Watch this Mercedes G-Wagen blow the doors off a Ford Fiesta ST without even setting a wheel on pavement. Continue reading Mercedes G-Wagen blows by Ford Fiesta ST Mercedes G-Wagen blows by Ford Fiesta ST originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 06 Apr 2016 16:29:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The aging Ford Fiesta ST takes on the latest Renault Clio RS 220 Trophy and the upscale Mini JCW in a hot-hatch grudge match in the latest video from Carfection. Continue reading Carfection looks for the ultimate pocket rocket Carfection looks for the ultimate pocket rocket originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 17 Mar 2016 19:00:00 EST. Show More Summary
Ford has given the Fiesta ST a power boost in the form of the new ST200, unveiled at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. Unfortunately it won't be following us home. Continue reading Ford Fiesta ST200 spools up our jealousy again Ford Fiesta ST200 spools up our jealousy again originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 02 Mar 2016 12:20:00 EST. Show More Summary
In “Gymkhana Eight,” rally driver Ken Block of Hoonigan Racing speeds and drifts through the exotic city of Dubai in his 650 horsepower 2015 Ford Fiesta ST RX43. We previously wrote about Ken tearing up the streets of Los Angeles in “Gymkhana Seven.” Head Hoonigan in charge, Ken Block, has taken his penchant for killing […]
The Fiesta ST was already one of the more lively pocket rockets on the road, but that hasn't stopped Ford from giving it a tune-up to keep it at the top of its game. The new ST200 has been given more power, a sharper handling setup and...Show More Summary
The oft-rumored hotter version of the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Fiesta ST has finally been revealed. The car dons the ST200 moniker and as you may have guessed the number references the new power level. However, that’s power measured in metric horsepower. As measured in the United States, Ford’s new Fiesta ST200 would have 197 hp on...
It’s what enthusiasts have been wanting: a Ford Fiesta ST with more power and extra hardcore mechanical bits. But the new Ford Fiesta ST200 that has been revealed ahead of the 2016 Geneva motor show isn’t the RS we’d expected. The more powerful Ford Fiesta ST200 model uses the same 1.6-litre four-cylinder turbocharged EcoBoost engine which […]
manufacturer-sanctioned modifications aren't all that common here in australia (unlike europe, the usa and japan), but ford has become one of the few companies in the country to announce full support for a range of aftermarket tuning parts. Show More Summary
Ford Australia has announced local availability for power-up packs from British performance partner Mountune for its Focus ST and Fiesta ST hot hatches. Long on the agenda for Australia, the Focus ST Mountune and Fiesta ST Mountune enhancements will be offered here through the Ford Licensed Accessory program, with the benefit of a full Ford […]
Decades from now, people are going to look back on this era as a golden age for hot hatches. What else could you call a time when the Ford Fiesta ST, Volkswagen Polo GTI, Renault Clio RS 200 and Peugeot 208 GTi exist simultaneously? Another contender quietly plying its trade in this end of tiny […]
An extra-hot RS version of the Fiesta hatch may not be on the cards, but new reports suggest there are plans for a powered-up addition to the ST instead. Speaking with CarAdvice in January, Ford Performance engineering chief Tyrone Johnson said that, if only to the best of his knowledge, there are no plans for […]
Ford Europe’s ‘Camera Tracking Unit’ consist of a black Ford Focus ST wagon ute and a black Ford Fiesta ST ute. Here are both. Read more...
The Rio GT will be aimed at the Ford Fiesta ST.
The production Kia GT could finally debut at an auto show this year after the concept's 2011 unveiling, and the brand might create a Rio hot hatch to compete against the Ford Fiesta ST. Continue reading Kia GT to debut in Paris, production...Show More Summary
Me and a buddy just spent nearly 40 hours straight driving from New York to California and back to New York on minimal sleep in a Ford Fiesta ST. We knew it wouldn’t be easy, but how not-easy was it? Let’s just say I think I’ve come up with the ultimate guide on what not to do on a long road trip. Read more...
How does one end up at a track day without a car? In my case, it was because I foolishly agreed to ride shotgun across the country from New York to California, in a smelly friend’s Ford Fiesta ST, all so he could do a track day at Laguna Seca. But I’d be be damned if I wasn’t going to make an event out of my circumstances, and here’s how you can too. Read more...
The new model would arrive in 2017 for the Fiesta's 40th anniversary and would pack a 250-hp version of the Fiesta ST's 1.6-liter, turbocharged four. Continue reading A 250-hp Ford Fiesta RS might arrive in 2017 A 250-hp Ford Fiesta RS might arrive in 2017 originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 24 Dec 2015 14:00:00 EST. Show More Summary
Is an extra-tweaked performance RS variant of the Ford Fiesta, even hotter than the existing ST, coming soon? Hard to say. Too hard to say, really, but that’s not about to stop the Internet from talking about it. Read more...