The 2015 Ford Focus RS is almost ready to hit the market and we know that this news will be particularly appealing to those who want a really fast, reliable, and a good-looking car. We must admit that it felt like eternity before the company finally revealed official details about the 2015 Ford Focus RS but we finally have a lot of juicy details to share with you. The vehicle arrives with numerous technological and performance features that will set it apart from the rest of models in its segment. It was officially unveiled at the New York Auto show, and from what we have seen, it will be one of the hottest hatch models in business. There will be many changes in terms of exterior, interior, and drivetrain, so let’s start.
Ford Focus RS 2015 Exterior
The very first thing you need to know about the 2015 Ford Focus RS is that the vehicle arrives on the market completely redesigned. One of the most significant changes is that the vehicle will grow in size compared to the previous model. It will boast more sophisticated look, but yet it will have the good-old muscular character. The dramatic front end of the RS’s is decorated with LED running lights. There is also a large “RS” logo that sets it apart from other Focus’s vehicles. When you see the large wing hanging off the vehicle, you will immediately remember of the legendary Escort Cosworth. It arrives with body-colored door handles. Integrated blind spot monitors, a rear windshield wiper, a rearview camera, hill start assist, security approach lamps, and many others. Besides that, this model will have uniquely designed grille, fog lamps, and distinctive rear spoiler.
Interior of 2015 Ford Focus RS
Interior design of a vehicle is a really important aspect because you spend most of the time inside of the cabin after all. The greatest thing about the cabin of the 2015 Ford Focus RS is that it now arrives armed with excellently designed, supportive, and most importantly, comfortable seats. You probably assume that you will be offered Recaro bucket seats. That’s right-the new 2015 Ford Focus RS arrives with Recaro bucket seats. Moreover, the latest version of the excellent SYNC infotainment system will also be standard for the newcomer. Full-floor center console with storage will also be included along with cup holders and USB ports. Other features you will find inside of the cabin include cruise control, illuminated entry, aluminum gearbox and pedals, and a 4.2″ Color LCD Display Cluster. As for the optional equipment, you will be offered heated mirrors, heated steering wheel, power moonroof, heated front seats, and many other features.
2015 Ford Focus RS Engine
The engine that ensures power for the 2015 Ford Focus RS is a 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine. Yes, it is the same engine that ensures power for the venerable 2015 Mustang. It is capable of producing 345 horses and 324 lb-ft of torque. It can accelerate from zero to 62 mph in 4.7 seconds. Top speed is estimated to be 165 mph.
Focus RS Ford 2015 Price
The starting price for the 2015 Ford Focus RS is around $35.000.