Ford Focus is a decent compact car with a good mix of sporty dynamics and basic comforts. It is the best – selling car which offers a wide choice of engines and design. The interiors are redesigned for the 2017 Focus with high quality materials for a premium look and the performance of the car goes undoubtedly smooth with the best in class engine and other dynamics.
Ford Focus 2017 Engine
The 2017 Ford focus is powered by a 2.0 four – cylinder engine as the principle engine that gives an adequate fuel economy of 27 millions per gallon in the city and 38 millions per gallon on the highway. Other options available are 1.0 Liter three – cylinder turbocharged EcoBoost engine generating a power of 123 hp; a turbocharged 2.0 litre four – cylinder engine generating a power of 252 hp and rendering a fuel economy of 26 millions per gallon in the city and 38 millions per gallon on the highway; and 2.3 litre turbo charged four – cylinder engine which generates 350 hp of power. The Focus electric is equipped with 107 kilowatt electric motor which is capable of a range of approximately 115 miles. These are all mated with an automatic transmission or a five or six speed manual transmission. The Focus electric comes pared with a single – speed automatic transmission. All the trims of Ford Focus come coupled with front wheel drive except for the RS hatchback which features an all wheel drive system.
Ford Focus 2017 Interiors
The total cabin space in the new generation Focus is 90 cubic feet in both the Sedan and the hatchback. The cargo space is also a whooping 13.2 cubic feet which is better than many others in this class. The Focus hatchback has double the cargo space than the Focus Sedan which is approximately 23.3 cubic feet behind the rear seats. This space can further be increased by lowering down the rear seats. With a comfortable sitting for five people, Ford has mainly focused to lend plenty of room to the driver and the front passenger. The cabin is designed contemporarily with lavish fit and finish to render the look a complete luxury. The use of high – quality materials makes the feel quite premium. The standard infotainment system in the new generation Ford Focus includes four speakers and a 4.2 inch display screen which is capable of voice recognition and Bluetooth connectivity and accommodates two USB ports. The higher trims now showcase an 8 inch touchscreen display which is easier to use and a six -, nine – or ten – speakers sound system. This also comes mated with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
Ford Focus 2017 Safety Features
How many airbags in Ford Focus 2017?
Ensuring maximum safety of its occupant, Ford has accommodated frontal airbag for the driver and front passenger, side body airbag for the front row and side head airbag for the front and rear rows.
Ford Focus 2017 Other Safety Features :
Many driver assistive features have been made standard in comparison with its 2012 variant. Rear view Camera, Blind Spot Detection System and Lane Keeping Assist, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Automatic High Beams come standard in all trims of Ford Focus. The Focus higher – trim Titanium boasts the complete driver assistance suite for a relaxed drive experience. This includes Emergency Response System which automatically informs the emergency responders immediately after a collision, Adaptive Cruise Control, Collision Mitigation Braking, Road Departure Mitigation, Active Park Assist, Night Vision and much more.
Ford Focus 2017 Safety Score :
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gives the 2017 Ford focus a five-star overall rating. The new generation Focus managed a ‘Good’ rating in four out of five categories from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety with an ‘Acceptable’ rating in the small overlap test.
Ford Focus 2017 Pricing :
The base model of Focus S Sedan starts at $16,775. The next level SE sedan starts at $18,175 and SE hatchback starts at $19,765. The topmost trim Titanium Sedan prices around $23,500 and the Titanium hatchback around $24,000.
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