Performance cars going fast

Our performance cars are selling like hot cakes, well, like hot hatches actually. More than 31,000 Mustang, Focus RS, Focus ST, and Fiesta ST models have found homes in Europe so far this year – almost double the number of cars sold during the same period in 2015 – with worldwide sales set to top […]

Focus RS: “We have a new hero” says Top Gear

The lucky writers at Top Gear – the UK’s biggest-selling auto magazine – get to drive all the latest supercars. So what do you think they’ve named as their 2016 Car of the Year? A Ferrari, Lamborghini, or maybe a Porsche? Guess again. Top Gear’s favourite new model is our Focus RS hatchback – a […]

An ear for performance – Ford’s Engine Listeners

From wine tasting to tuning concert pianos, sometimes there is no substitute for the human senses to ensure your product is just right – and the powerful 350 PS EcoBoost engine in our Focus RS performance car is a perfect example. Specially trained ”engine listeners” in our Valencia production plant use just their ears to check […]

Watch former Stig drive “like a hooligan” in the Focus RS

Professional driver Ben Collins shows off the drive modes you can use in the Focus RS hot hatchback – including one especially for drifting. The former Stig, on location in Spain, demonstrates normal, Sport, and Track modes before “driving like a hooligan in Drift Mode” at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo Circuit, in Valencia – home […]

The new Ford Focus RS – what you need to know

Ask any red-blooded petrol-head which cars they are most looking forward to seeing on our roads this year and there’s a good chance that the Ford Focus RS will be among them. The new modelis the third generation of Focus RS following the 2002 and 2009 models. It’s also the 30th RS performance car from […]

Focus RS vs Ken Block

Which is your dream duo – fish and chips, Holmes and Watson, John and Paul? We suggest you add another – Ken Block and Focus RS. Pro-rally driver and YouTube legend Block was a consultant for the new version of our ultimate hot hatch. And he was showing off his handiwork this weekend at the […]