The 2016 Ford Focus RS is a C segment compact car made by the Ford Motor Company. Ford Focus RS’s original model was launched in 1998 and the new Focus RS is the improved version of the third generation. The original Focus RS was mainly traded in the European regions but from a recent news source, the new Focus RS hatchback will be sold all over the globe. The car will be made in a limited number unlike its predecessor whose 1.5 million units were sold in Britain.
2016 Ford Focus RS Redesign, Exterior
The exterior for new 2016 Ford Focus RS will be as classy like its previous model. The new RS will be a hot hatch like its previous models having aerodynamic features. The model will be available in a five door format. The exterior will be featured in 4 colours; jet black, frozen white, nitrous blue and stealth grey. No other information has been provided by Ford Motors about the exterior.
The new Ford Focus RS 2016 interior will show case Recaro seating, flat bottomed steering wheel and aluminium alloyed pedals. The instrument panel has more gauges for measurements of turbo-charge boost, oil pressure and temperature. Other features are an 8 inch touch-screen information and entertainment system and bluetooth connectivity. Additional options will be for a premium audio system and a navigation system.
2016 Ford Focus RS Engine
The new Ford Focus RS hatchback will feature an eco friendly yet a powerful engine in its upcoming model of 2016. The engine will feature an Eco-boost 2.3 litre four-cylinder engine. Other statistics like torque acceleration and horsepower have not yet been declared by Ford Motors, but the horsepower is expected to be around 300 like featured in the Mustang and Lincoln MKC engines. 6 speed manual transmission will be a standard. Fords “revo-knuckle” suspension will be added to the front wheels for effective power transmission. The model will be featured in a four wheel drive format. As for the safety features it will be equipped with driver and passengers’ air bags along with park assist system and rear cameras, it ensures the maximum safety of the passengers. Other than that, other details were not disclosed by Ford.
Release Date and Price
A official release has not yet been decided yet but by some rumors the sport hatchback release date will be in early 2016 as a 2016 year model while its price is about to revolve around £27,000($41,458). Its price in the U.S. has not yet been decided. Though the 2016 RS has not yet disclosed its details but it is expected to be one heck of a ride all in all and is expected to be a big hit and one of best hatchback in USA, like its predecessor.
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