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

last weekVehicles / 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

3 weeks 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

4 weeks 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

last monthVehicles / 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

Sports Comparison Review: Focus ST, Cooper S, Golf GTI Performance, WRX

$40k Fun: Ford Focus ST, MINI Cooper S, VW Golf GTI Performance And Subaru WRX Comparison Test TMR takes to the hills around Melbourne to put a quartet of small and (mostly) practical performance cars through the wringer. Which will take the crown for all-round best buy? Read on... Show More Summary

The Ford Focus SVT Was America's Focus ST Before We Got The ST

last monthVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Before we got the current Focus ST, America had this: a three-door hatchback, naturally aspirated, faster than a contemporary Civic Si. Welcome to the easily-forgotten Focus SVT. Read more...

Ken Block Nagoya POV

Ride along with rally racer Ken Block for a fun Gymkhana run at the 2014 Monster Energy Nagoya Experience, captured from the driver’s perspective. Watch some of his practice run from outside his custom Ford Focus ST here.

Watch A Gran Turismo 6 Ford Focus ST Take On The Real Thing

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

At this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed, Ford ran an interesting experiment: they had a Gran Turismo 6 player race the revised 2015 Ford Focus ST against pro driver and former Top Gear Stig Ben Collins in the real thing. z Read more...

Ford pits The Stig against Gran Turismo 6 in Focus ST Goodwood run

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is one of the world great automotive gatherings. So, it was the perfect event for Ford to give the refreshed 2015 Focus ST its world debut in front of a loving public. It even surprised us with a new diesel-powered version, as well. The Blue Oval really put its focus on making the ST a better driver for this refresh. Show More Summary

Can A Gran Turismo 6 Player Take Down The Stig In The New Focus ST?

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Two racers enter, one racer leaves. The venue: The Goodwood Festival of Speed. The ride: the refreshed 2015 Ford Focus ST. The combatants: pro racing driver Ben "The Stig" Collins and Gran Turismo 6 player Krisztián Somodi. Read mor...

2014 Ford Focus gains extra equipment, prices unchanged

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The Ford Focus has been upgraded with new features and enhanced equipment levels, with no change to prices across the range. Ford has added Emergency Assistance – previously available only in the ST hot-hatch – throughout the line-up. A function of the car’s Sync infotainment system, Emergency Assistance uses the driver’s paired phone to deliver [...]

Autoblog Podcast #387

Episode #387 of the Autoblog podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Steven Ewing and Michael Zak talk about more General Motors recalls, upgrades and a diesel for the 2015 Ford Focus ST, and the BMW M235i scoring ahead of the Porsche 911 and Chevrolet Corvette Stingray in Consumer Reports testing. Show More Summary

2015 Ford Focus ST Specs, Performance Figures and Equipment - Ford revealed today the updated 2015 Focus ST. The Blue Oval released the 2015 F... [...]

2015 Ford Focus ST diesel becomes brand’s most efficient performance car ever

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The new Ford Focus ST diesel will become the Blue Oval’s most fuel efficient and lowest CO2 performance car ever when it launches overseas early next year. The ST diesel, which has been ruled out for introduction to the local market, was revealed at the weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed alongside the upgraded petrol-powered Ford Focus [...]

Ford rolls out diesel Focus ST at Goodwood [w/poll]

If you're in the market for a hot hatch, there are some excellent choices at your disposal - especially if you live in Europe. But if you want a diesel, well, your choices become rather more limited. Volkswagen tends to that niche market...Show More Summary

New 2015 Ford Focus ST debuts at Goodwood Festival of Speed

New 2015 Ford Focus ST debuts at Goodwood Festival of Speed in the United Kingdom. Focus ST will benefit from technology and craftsmanship first revealed earlier this year for the....

2016 Ford Focus RS, 2015 Mercedes CLS, Ferrari F12 TRS: This Week’s Top Photos

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

The 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed is in full swing, and one of the stars of the event is the 2015 Ford Focus ST. However, an even more potent version of the Focus is in the works, the infamous RS, and we’ve got spy shots of it. Also on show in Goodwood this weekend is the first car from Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicles Operations, the...

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