2009 Ford Focus RS Nets 1,000 Preorders, 40% In Hulk Green

Ford looks to have a winner on its hands with the 2009 Focus RS » 9/11/08 3:00pm 9/11/08 3:00pm, as the company has taken approximately 1,000 orders for the 275 HP Matchbox car. No matter whether you're a fan of the scooptastic -style bodywork or not, you can't argue with 295 lb-ft of torque flowing through a 6-speed stick in a little rocket like…

2009 Ford Focus RS Concept; Don't Make It Angry

We finally have some leaked shots of the Ford Focus RS ahead of the London Motor Show, and we're green with envy at any Europeans lucky enough to get the real version when it comes out. Unless it's in the same weirdo neon green as the concept. We know the new RS Focus will generate more than 275 horsepower and 295… » 7/03/08 2:30pm 7/03/08 2:30pm

2009 Ford Focus Gets Kinetic Design Update For China

Looks like the domestic market Ford Focus will remain the laughing stock of the worldwide Focus product line if these spy photos of Chinese market Foci are any indication. These images point to the integration of Ford's European "kinetic design" styling language seen on the likes of the Verve concept and current Mondeo » 5/27/08 6:00pm 5/27/08 6:00pm

2009 Ford Focus Coupe Gets New Look, Lipstick...Still A Pig

We know first-hand how horrible the design of the 2008 Ford Focus coupe truly was. Having spent five days in one we can tell you the best part about the '08 model was being inside of it. Only then could you sink into that relatively comfortable interior and try to forget the horror of witnessing the terrifying design… » 5/13/08 12:33am 5/13/08 12:33am

Ford Summons Black Magic for Focus CC, Gains +6 XP

Ford of Europe hopes that this special "Black Magic" editionFord Focus Coupe Cabriolet will serve as a saving throw in the face of an onslaught of European competitors and raging orcs. What does this "Black Magic" actually entail? The exterior gets the pitch black treatment with a special paint, darker 17-inch alloys… » 4/10/08 3:30pm 4/10/08 3:30pm

Frankfurt Auto Show: Euro Ford Focus Is Cooler Than Us, Probably Gets All The Chicks Too

Oh yes, there's more from Ford here at the Frankfurt Auto Show. Next up is the Euro Ford Focus, and as we've come to expect — it's totally cooler than the new and watered down Ford Focus we've got stateside. I mean, seriously — just look at the slope of that there hot hatch, the touch of a spoiler, that hot… » 9/11/07 8:30am 9/11/07 8:30am