Ford Focus RS Coming To US By Spring 2016

Posted: Jan 19 2016, 5:24am CST | by , Updated: Jan 20 2016, 9:02pm CST, in News | Cars & Vehicles


Ford Focus RS Coming to US by Spring 2016
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  • The Ford Focus RS will arrive in the US by spring 2016!

The 350-horsepower Hot Hatch has already rolled off the line in Germany.

The all-new Ford Focus RS has already rolled off the line at dealerships in Germany. The production version of the highly anticipated Hot Hatch model will also arrive in the US soon.

Since the sales of Ford cars have outpaced the overall industry expectations, the release timing is perfect. The Ford Focus RS with 350 horsepower will arrive in the US by spring 2016.

The first batch of the all-new Focus RS arrived in Saarlouis, Germany. The addition of the Focus RS is another potent addition to the Ford hot hatch line-up.

Previously, the Focus ST and Fiesta ST received critical acclaim and success in the US. Even in 2015 the sales of the Focus ST increased 9 percent, while the Fiesta ST increased by 4 percent. 

The Ford Performance line-up in the US is also set to grow. The Line-up will grow by three models in 2016. Since the Focus RS will be joined by F-150 Raptor in fall 2016.  

Even the all-new Ford GT supercar will go into production late in 2016. The line-up also already includes the Shelby GT350 and GT350R, which debuted late in 2015.

The Focus RS is one of 12 promised Ford performance vehicles. Ford will bring all the vehicles to the customers globally by 2020. The Focus RS was developed by a team of Ford Performance engineers from both the US and Europe.

The Focus RS is powered by a specially engineered version of the new 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine. The engine boasts a 4.7-second 0-62-mph sprint.

The engine makes the high-performance hatchback the fastest-accelerating Ford RS model ever. In the Ford Focus RS, a model also has selectable drive modes for the first time. 

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