April 21, 2019

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2019 Ford Focus ST-Line hatch review

I know, we say it just about every time we drive one, but the Ford Focus has to be one of the most underappreciated cars in Australia. Despite the recent SUV and ute boom, small cars continue to sell strongly Down Under, with the segment dominated by the Toyota Corolla, Mazda 3 and Hyundai i30 – generally in that order, too. The […]

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Hot Hatch Race: Focus RS vs AMG A35, BMW M140i, Golf R , Audi S3

Hot hatchbacks are among the cars that I personally love. Combining the versatility of hatchbacks with crazy output figures is the way to go, and a lot of car manufacturers make sure that they have their own hero when it comes to the powered-up compact hatchback race.  CarWow pits the fastest of the bunch into a drag […]

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The new Ford Focus ST has more torque than a Type R

Believe it or not, this is the fourth generation of Ford Focus ST. Rivals with that sort of lineage were inducted into the hot hatchback hall of fame long ago, and yet it’s safe to say the ST’s still a long way from icon status. There are plausible reasons why; every generation has had a burlier RS […]

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Duratec Turbo Mk1 Escort Runs 8s At Hal Far Raceway

Mark Farrugia’s ‘Gladiator’ Mk1 Escort was previously powered by a Pinto Turbo but for 2018 switched to a Duratec Turbo. Mark was rewarded with an 8.26 at 157 MPH at the November MDRA Event at Hal Far Raceway, a PB for the new setup. VIDEO: LINK Source: Link

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This May Be The Last Month You Can Still Buy A New Ford Focus

Ford’s announcement earlier this year that it would phase out its sedans to concentrate on SUVs and crossovers was a big one. It was only a matter of time until the new Focus Active crossover and Mustang were the only non-SUVs in the lineup but we didn’t think that it would happen so soon. Automotive […]

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BEST HOT HATCHBACKS IN 2019

With 2018 coming to a close, it’s time to look forward to 2019. What does the car world have in store for us? In terms of hot hatches, we’d say a lot.   Here are some of the hot hatches grabbing our attention going into the new year… Ford Fiesta ST King of the hot […]

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What Do You Think Of This Ford Focus RS’ Interior Makeover?

While we’re still waiting for Ford to pull the cover off the new-gen Focus RS, the outgoing model recently paid a visit to Carlex Design. Leaving the hot hatchback’s exterior design untouched, the tuner put all of its efforts in the cabin. Leather is the dominating material and can be found pretty much everywhere, from […]

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Supercharged Ford Fiesta MK2 || ST170 Engine Swap – Retro Rides Gathering 2018

One of the most intriguing cars on this year´s edition of Retro Rides Gathering was this Ford Fiesta XR2 Mk2 from 1987, powered by the 2.0L engine from the Focus ST170, but with the addition (of a very audible) Eaton Supercharger. Property of Liam Stolton, it is an immaculately finished machine and one that is […]

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Ford Focus RS Interior Tastefully Redone By Carlex Design

Out of all the tuners and aftermarket re-designers, Carlex Design is among those who make compelling creations that could pull our heartstrings. They just make ordinary cars to extraordinary works of art that would make anyone say “wow, that’s a nice ride”. The latest they sent in is a recreation of the Focus RS – the rally racer hot hatch […]

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Ford Focus RS Vs Volkswagen Golf R – Which Is Fastest? | Evo DRAG BATTLE

Two four-wheel drive mega hatches go head to head in this drag battle. Both feature manual gearboxes, but the Focus has 50bhp and 67lb ft of torque more than the Golf R. PCan the understated VW take the win? Or is the Focus simply too quick for it. You’ll have to watch to find out. […]

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