With the Focus RS out of production and the Fiesta ST heading off into the sunset, Ford’s attainable performance stable was starting to look a little bare. Maybe it still is, depending on your reaction to the vehicle pictured above. Regardless of how you feel, it’s happening. Show More Summary
Ford's Fiesta and Focus ST models have been such a big success worldwide it was only ever going to be a matter of time before other ST models were introduced, and the Blue Oval has now revealed that a Ford Edge ST will be the next model to wear the performance garb. Show More Summary
The 2019 Ford Edge ST was unveiled Thursday, the latest iteration of the popular Ford crossover and the first to wear the ST badge. The Edge ST follows the Fiesta and Focus into ST territory, albeit with a powertrain that wears a "Sport" badge on other models. The 2019 Ford Edge ST will be powered by the automaker's 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V-6...
Fast Fords in Australia used to be about badges featuring letter pairings like XR or GT, but these days it’s all about ST and RS – and without a Falcon in sight, of course. We love the Fiesta ST, though it’s the third-generation Ford Focus RS that since mid-2016 has caught even greater attention with […]
The upcoming 2018 Ford Focus ST Wagon has been spied at the Nurburgring, sporting a set of Volvo-esque daytime running lights. Although the prototype doesn’t wear any badges, its gaping front grille, prominent rear spoiler, diffuser-style rear bumper and twin exhaust all strongly suggest it’s the performance-focused ST variant. The shape of the headlights mirrors […]
Four cars based on the Ford Focus RS and Ford Focus ST will be among the 50 vehicles on the Detroit automaker’s stand at this year’s SEMA show. The Rally Revival Ford Focus RS (top) looks as though it’s ready for a bit of dirt-track racing, thanks to its vinyl graphics pack and white 19-inch […]
276-hp hot Hyundai hatch to hunt Honda Civic Si, VW GTI, Ford Focus ST.
Josh Capito is the new boss of Volkswagen's R division. Capito was previously in charge of McLaren Racing and Ford SVT, where he oversaw the development of the Raptor, the Focus RS, and the Fiesta ST.
Yes, the Ford Focus ST is actually still around. It’s the hot hatchback we love but faded into the shadows after its little sibling, the Fiesta ST, kicked its ass in the fun-per-dollar argument. It then totally lost everyone’s attention when the almighty Focus RS arrived and decimated everything. It’s still damn good. Read more...
There are a few rumors swirling about with regards to the next-generation Ford Focus. Specifically, these pertain to the more hot-blooded ST variant and what sort of mill might make its way under the hood of this Blue Oval-brand hot hatch. In the current car, we're used to the turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-4. It's good for 252 horsepower and an...
The Ford Raptor is a pickup for pickup-truck fans who want just a little bit more. The truck is part of the Ford Performance division, which includes high-end Mustangs, the stonking Ford Focus ST, and the Le Mans-winning GT supercar. The...Show More Summary
Tom Ford sometimes gets his kicks by directing critically acclaimed films like A Single Man and this year’s Nocturnal Animals, but he’s actually significantly more famous as a fashion designer. Naturally, then, Focus Features—the studio...Show More Summary
Yep, that’s my driveway. Based on my non-scientific observations and complete lack of research, I’m going to say I’m the only person in the world to have both a Ford Fiesta ST and a Ford Focus RS. Well, okay. I’m a person in the world who has a Fiesta ST and a Focus RS, which makes […] The post Bark’s Bites: Ford Fiesta ST vs. Show More Summary
You're caning your Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Focus ST on your favorite local race track. This could be your best lap time yet, but you don't really have an easy way of knowing this. You could invest tons of money into track data tools, or you could just grab the new Ford Performance App. Leveraging the capability of modern smartphones, Ford has...
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfAn5GrRCkM Ford has released teaser images of six modified Focus and Fiesta concepts bound for the SEMA show in November. The six cars are heavily tweaked versions of the Fiesta ST, Focus ST and Focus RS hot hatches. First is a wide-body ‘PPG Pure White’ Fiesta ST by Dom Tucci Design that has been fitted […]
The 2017 Ford Fiesta ST doesn’t get much in the way of changes other than a new orange paint job. However, Ford is throwing in free training at their Octane Driver’s Academy with every ST purchase. Read more...
The arrival of the bonkers Focus RS gave rise to rumors that Ford is also considering an RS-badged version of the Fiesta. Unfortunately, such a scenario was dismissed by FoMoCo in January 2016, leaving Fiesta enthusiasts to look at tuning shops for more power. Show More Summary
The origins of this series focused on wheels inhabiting the dank basements of the price scale for particular models. This suggestion, then, helpfully sent in by a member of the B&B, doesn’t appear to fit that measure. However, I andShow More Summary
The expanding lineup now includes the Mustang, Focus RS, Focus ST and Fiesta ST.