The 2015 Ford Focus, the world’s best-selling nameplate, is anticipated to keep this sought after title with a bold face-lift that imitates other current Ford car designs and even more innovative technologies that improve driver convenience and security. Redesigned Ford Focus delivers brand-new exterior design, entirely modified interior and advanced brand-new innovations for enhanced client convenience and safety.
2015 Ford Focus design changes
The new Focus will arrive with a more stylish, strong appearance. It features a restyled hood and grille, signature lighting for the headlights and taillights, brand-new taillight clusters and a restyled trunk lid. Four-door and five-door versions will be offered in the United States.
Inside, products and colors have a clean, contemporary look, with satin chrome detailing, new switches, seat trims and an available heated wheel. New center console with integrated adjustable cupholders, and a brand-new, easier-to-access glove box improved storage for the new Focus.
A bundle of sensors brings a brand-new level of convenience for compact automobile consumers by adding driver-assist technologies consisting of a rearview video camera and an offered Blind Area Info System (BLIS) and lane-keeping system. Requirement on Focus for the very first time, the rearview electronic camera will certainly appear on either a 4.2-inch screen or the 8-inch screen that comes with MyFord Touch-equipped cars. New Focus motorists will certainly likewise have access to powerful brand-new abilities thanks to a host of new functions designers can integrate as they modify their apps to communicate with improved SYNC AppLink.
2015 Ford Focus specs
The new Focus will offer new 1.5-litre EcoBoost (150 PS and 180 PS) petroleum engine. It will also be offered with the new 1.5-litre TDCi (95 PS and 120 PS) diesel motor. The Focus will certainly continue to be provided with the 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine (100 PS and 125 PS) that in 2012 was picked by a 3rd of Focus consumers, and was called the 2012 and 2013 International Engine of the Year.
Ford has not made any mechanical modifications to the ST, meaning the hot hatch continues with a turbochaged 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine that makes 252 horsepower at 5,500 rpms and 270 lb-ft. When burning 93-octane fuel, of torque at 2,500 rpms. Power is sent out to the front wheels by means of a six-speed manual transmission. Brand-new suspension elements on both axles and a revised electric power guiding system enhance handling.
The U.S.-spec Focus ST comprehensive over is almost identical to the Euro-spec design. Purchasers on the Old Continent will certainly likewise have access to a new diesel-burning version of the ST powered by 2.0-liter turbodiesel rated at 185 horse power and 295 lb-ft. of torque.
The oil-burning ST reaches 62 miles per hour from a stop in 8.5 seconds – nearly 2 seconds slower than the gas-burning ST – and it goes on to a top speed of 134 miles per hour. Fuel economy checks in at 53 mpg in a combined European cycle.
2015 Ford Focus release date and price
The new 2015 Ford Focus will be available in US showrooms early 2015. The price will be around the price of the 2014 model. It will starts around $16,000 for the base model and goes up to $35,000 for the ST model.