VROOOM with a view! Focus RS sprint video

Select Launch Control, apply full throttle, and less than five seconds later the Focus RS high-performance hatchback hits 62 mph (100 km/h). And here’s the proof. And guess what happens if you keep your foot down? 165 mph – the highest top speed of any RS vehicle. The Focus RS is currently keeping good company […]

Win win

Ever thought that in decades to come you might impress grandchildren with tales of parking a car yourself, doing all your own braking, or finding places to eat – armed only with a map? In the last few years we have introduced technologies that could make those activities a thing of the past sooner than […]

Cultural exchange

This year the Mustang comes to the U.K. for the first time – more than five decades after first going on sale in the U.S. So shouldn’t we be giving something back? For nearly 50 years, sporty RS cars have in Europe set pulses racing with their breathtaking acceleration and innovative new technologies. And this […]

One small step for man…

A year before man landed on the moon we launched the first car to wear the RS badge. “Rallye Sport” models have since established themselves as among the most iconic of performance cars. And 47 years on, we have now revealed the 30th RS – the new Ford Focus RS. This is a car designed […]

Celebrate Good Times, Come on!

It’s been 16 years since the Ford Focus was first unveiled to a stunned Geneva Motor Show and just as you’d expect from a boisterous teenager, it’s making as much noise today as it did back then. The Focus’ impact was instantaneous; launched in 1998 it picked up the European Car of the Year award […]