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Ford Focus ST diesel estate in track showdown with Focus ST hatch

The Ford Focus ST Diesel promises hot hatch performance with better fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions to European customers. But does it? Ford has staged a skewed, one-lap battle around the Castle Combe Circuit with the diesel- and gasoline-fueled versions of the ST to find out. Show More Summary

How Ford Will Chase Younger Buyers in 2015

FordFord's high-performance Focus ST has drawn many new customers to the brand -- including many under 30. Ford plans to build on that success with an even hotter Focus -- and other new high-performance models -- over the next few years. Ford...Show More Summary

Ford Promises 12 Performance Models In Five Years In Onslaught Of Speed

last monthVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It's just been announced that the Ford Focus RS will join a new line of "vehicles for enthusiasts" that will include the Fiesta ST, Focus ST, Shelby GT350 Mustang, F-150 Raptor, and others that will make up a "Ford Performance" sub-brand of twelve models by 2020. Read more...

Tell Ford: Build us a Mustang ST

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It's time for Ford to quit messing around and give us a Mustang ST. Take a moment to imagine everything that makes the Fiesta and Focus ST so brilliant transposed onto the already delicious Mustang. The line follows a predictable recipe that starts with an Ecoboost four cylinder. Show More Summary

SEMA LIVE: 2015 Ford Focus ST

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

The facelifted Focus ST gains a new look and more standard features.

Ford Australia Adds MyKey Security, AppLink Tech To More Models

Ford has expanded its rollout of SYNC AppLink and MyKey technology across its Australian line-up, announcing more models will receive the modern features soon. Customers can now get the AppLink system in Focus ST, Fiesta ST and Ford Kuga models, with five more models to offer the technology from early 2015. Show More Summary

2015 Ford Focus ST And New Focus ST Diesel: Live Photos And Video

4 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

The current Ford Focus compact has just received its mid-cycle facelift, and that means the sporty Focus ST variant also needed to come in for the update. This time, however, there is also a new diesel variant, although this particular model won’t reach U.S. shores. The cars were first shown at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed back in...

Peugeot 308 GT spices up the French Focus fighter

In the face of hot five-door hatches like the Ford Focus ST, Volkswagen Golf R and Renault Megane GT 220 (to say nothing of the Renaultsport Megane), it's high time that French manufacturer Peugeot added some life to its C-segment entry,...Show More Summary

Paris 2014: 2015 Ford Focus ST Diesel Debuts

European customers will soon have another option on the table, as the 2015 Ford Focus ST turned up at the 2014 Paris Auto Show with diesel power. In addition to the 2-liter EcoBoost gasoline engine — capable of 252 horsepower and 270...Show More Summary

What Car Doesn't Have A Performance Trim, But Needs One?

4 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

You can find a dialed-up performance variant of cars all across the price range; from the accessible Honda Civic Si and Ford Focus ST to the heavy-hitters like BMW M cars, Mercedes AMGs, and beyond. But what cars don't get the factory tuning treatment and desperately deserve it? Read more...

What you missed on 9.18.14

Quick Spin: 2014 Kia Cee'd GT We're undergoing somewhat of a Hot Hatch Revival here in America these days, but the sad truth is that for every Volkswagen GTI and Ford Focus ST we can buy, the average European shopper has three to choose from. Show More Summary

Installing the 3M Paint Defender on a Focus ST

4 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Hooniverse Associate Editor Jason Connor has a pretty rad machine in the form of his mountune Ford Focus ST. He has been taking it to the track, and hitting the canyons, while also using the car to serve as the occasional Hooniverse camera car. That means he's getting some paint chips on the nose of his beloved vehicle. Read more...

2015 Ford Focus ST arriving earlier than expected

4 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The 2015 Ford Focus ST will reach our shores earlier than expected. Ford Australia’s original forecast had the updated hot-hatch arriving in local showrooms in the second or third quarter of next year, but it now expects the refreshed model to be available as early as March. The German-built 2015 Focus ST will be the first [...]

Renault Megane GT 220 v Alfa Romeo Giulietta QV : Comparison review

5 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

  Think of relatively affordable five-door hot-hatches and your mind probably strays first to the benchmark Volkswagen Golf GTI, then broadens out to consider the Ford Focus ST. But unless you’re a particularly died-in-the-wool fan of either of the following brands, or in one case accept a three-door bodystyle, your initial thought probably doesn’t wear [...]

Ford recalls over 160,000 vehicles

The car company's largest recall involves over 159,000 Focus ST and Escape vehicles because of a wiring problem in the engines. Also, members of Tumblr took the ALS "ice bucket challenge" as the ALS Assocation celebrated the record amount of donations. Wendy Gillette has some of the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.

Recall Alert: 2013-2014 Ford Escape, Ford Focus ST

5 months agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

Vehicles Affected: More than 130,000 model-year 2013-14 Ford Focus ST hatchbacks equipped with 2.0-liter engines and manufactured at the Michigan Assembly Plant between Feb. 14, 2012, and Oct. 14, 2013, and Escape crossovers equipped with 2.0-liter engines and manufactured at...

Ford Recalls The 2013 Escape For 11th Time; Also Recalls Focus Hatchback

The newly redesigned Escape isn’t working out too well for Ford Motor Company. Over the weekend, the carmaker recalled the compact SUV for the eleventh time. Reuters reports that Ford also recalled model year 2013-14 Focus ST hatchbacks, for a total of 160,000 vehicles. The problem is the same for both recalled models — the engine could lose power or … [More]

?Ford Focus ST Forum Complaints Result In Wiring Harness Recall

5 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

For over a year, Ford Focus ST owners have been documenting dozens of cases of stalling and erratic engine behavior. After repeated inquiries by Jalopnik and Ford's own internal evaluation, the automaker is issuing a recall for nearly 160,000 vehicles to solve the problem. Read more...

The Ford Focus ST Just Wants You To Have Fun

5 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

After all of the doom and gloom of the of the 2000s people want to have fun and the Focus ST is the car to do that in. It's still a practical everyday car, but one that promises to take its driver away from the depressing drone of modern life. Read more...

The Week That Was: Sports Comparison Review, July VFACTS, Fiat 500

TMR recently took four sports cars with a price tag of around $40,000 out for a day of testing in the hills around Melbourne. The group consisted of the Ford Focus ST, Subaru WRX, MINI Cooper S and the Volkswagen Golf GTI with Performance Pack, and we subjected each to a thorough workout to find out which was best. Show More Summary

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