Ford has introduced a global performance version of the Focus known as a next-generation 250PS Focus ST.
The high performance model is scheduled for launch in 2012 and promises and even better sporty model design coupled with excellent performance and handling delivered by a unique 250PS version of the 2.0-litre Ford.
The next-generation 250PS Focus FT has 10 per cent more power and torque than the current European Focus ST as well as 20 per cent lower CO2 emissions and fuel consumption.
The show car for Paris was revealed in an eye-catching ‘Tangerine Scream’ to emphassze the feel of this exhilarating model and reflect its exciting character.
Gunnar Herrmann, Ford Motor Company's global C car vehicle line director said:"The ST will be the performance flagship of our new Focus range, and we are excited to provide our enthusiast customers with an early preview in Paris. The ST represents an ultimate expression of Focus driving quality and performance and we are confident that the new model will strengthen the reputation of Ford's ST heritage among enthusiast drivers and attract new fans as well."
This range-topping Focus offers drivers something new and exciting, coupled with excellent performance and an eye-catching design.