2019 Ford Focus ST: 276hp (206kW) hot hatch isn’t coming to the US :(

2019 Ford Focus ST: 276hp (206kW) hot hatch isn’t coming to the US :(

Posted: Feb 23, 2019

The new 2019 Ford Focus ST has a turbocharged 2.3L 4-cylinder with 276hp (206kW) and 310 lb-ft (420Nm), but like all Focus models, it’s not coming to the US.

Ford Focus ST (2019, Mark IV, fourth generation) photos

Ford Focus ST (2019, Mark IV, fourth generation) photos

Posted: Feb 20, 2019

The 2019 Ford Focus ST has a 2.3L turbo I4 with 206kW (276hp) and 420Nm or a 2L turbo diesel, 6-speed manual or 7-speed auto, and electronic LSD.

Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet history (1979-2019) photos

Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet history (1979-2019) photos

Posted: Feb 3, 2019

40 years of the Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet will be on display at the 2019 Bremen Classic Motorshow, including the rare 1976 prototype car.

Ford Focus Active estate (2019, Mark IV, fourth generation, EU) photos

Ford Focus Active estate (2019, Mark IV, fourth generation, EU) photos

Posted: Nov 23, 2018

The 2019 Ford Focus Active estate has more ground clearance (30mm front, 34mm rear), extra drive modes, offroad styling, but no AWD option.

2021 Audi TT could be a four door coupe only for fourth generation

2021 Audi TT could be a four door coupe only for fourth generation

Posted: Nov 9, 2018

Thanks to declining sales of coupe and convertible models, the Mark IV Audi TT will reportedly become a four door coupe going on sale within two years.

Seat Toledo axed in the UK

Seat Toledo axed in the UK

Posted: Nov 5, 2018

The Seat Toledo, an uninspired rebadged version of the Skoda Rapid, has been axed in the UK, where buyers are being steered towards the larger Leon.

Trump wants Ford Focus Active built in the USA, Ford says no

Trump wants Ford Focus Active built in the USA, Ford says no

Posted: Sep 10, 2018

President Donald Trump wants Ford to build the Focus Active in the USA now that the company has kiboshed plans to import it from China.

2019 Ford Focus Active not coming to the US because of China tariffs

2019 Ford Focus Active not coming to the US because of China tariffs

Posted: Sep 7, 2018

The 2020 Ford Focus Active isn’t coming to the US after all. The car was due to imported from China after North American production of the current car ends.

Ford Focus hatch & wagon (2018, Mark IV, launch event) photos

Ford Focus hatch & wagon (2018, Mark IV, launch event) photos

Posted: Apr 23, 2018

The Mark IV Ford Focus hatch and wagon were launched in Europe, and will be available in 2018 with 1.0 and 1.5-liter turbo gas engines, and a 2.0-liter turbo-diesel.

Ford Focus wagon Titanium (2018, Mark IV, fourth generation, EU) photos

Ford Focus wagon Titanium (2018, Mark IV, fourth generation, EU) photos

Posted: Apr 22, 2018

The 2018 Ford Focus wagon has a larger trunk area, and 1,650L (58.3 cu ft) of storage space with the rear seats folded down.