Is Focus ST worth it?

The Focus ST is quick, engaging, practical and even has a decent sound system. But although it’s a car I can recommend in a heartbeat, it’s not one I’d buy with my own cash. I’ll explain. The ST is a fine all-round performer.

What is the fastest Focus ST?

155mph new fastest Focus ST a match for iconic RS making Goodwood debut. FORD has raised the flag on its rocketing new flagship Focus ST which is even speedier than the iconic last generation Focus RS – with both five-door hatch and estate versions good for 155mph.

Is there a 2021 Ford Focus ST?

DUNTON, Essex, Aug 24, 2021 – Ford today announced a new, special edition version of the Focus ST five-door hot hatchback that enhances driving dynamics with upgraded suspension and light-weight wheels for ultimate road and track driving experiences, alongside unique exterior and interior specifications.

How long will a Ford Focus ST last?

How long does a Ford Focus last? Based on customer reports, the Ford Focus can last up to 200,000 to 250,000 miles. If you drive 15,000 miles per year, you will get between 13 to 16 years of service life from the average Ford Focus car.

What cars can Focus ST beat?

Here are the cars the 2020 Ford Focus ST has to beat

  • HYUNDAI i30 N – 202kW/363Nm.
  • HONDA CIVIC TYPE R – 228kW/400Nm.
  • Peugeot 308 GTi 270 – 200kW/330Nm.
  • RENAULT MEGANE RS – 205kW/390Nm.
  • VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GTI – 180kW/370Nm.

Is a Ford Focus ST fast?

As can be expected, both the Focus ST and the Focus RS feature more powerful Ford performance engines than the other models in the Ford Focus range….Performance.

Ford Focus ST Ford Focus RS
Engine 2.3L EcoBoost engine 2.3L EcoBoost Turbo
Horsepower 276bhp 400bhp
Top speed 155mph 165mph
0-60mph 5.9 seconds 4.5 seconds

What does St in Ford stand for?

Sports Technologies
What does Ford ST stand for? ST Stands for “Sports Technologies”, a fitting name for such exciting models.

Is Focus ST engine reliable?

The engine itself is reliable. You can see this by all of the euro cars that have the 2.0 ecoboost in them. If you were to put 87 in your ST it puts out similar power to the other 2.0 ecoboost cars.