Video Comparison: BMW E46 M3 vs Focus ST

You have $25,000 to buy a car but you want something fun with a little bit of room and it needs to be fairly reliable. If that isn't you, it was likely you at one point, or you have a friend with this same question. If you've spent much time online, you'll know the Ford's new Focus ST and BMW's E46 M3 are two of the… » 7/31/14 10:32am 7/31/14 10:32am

Shelby Ford Focus ST: Where Is The Tire-Murdering Horsepower?

The Detroit Auto Show is always a lot of fun, but in this era of spy photos and leaks, there aren't many real surprises. One huge exception we encountered here was this, the Shelby Ford Focus ST covered in a bright orange tarp just outside the media center. For days we've been wondering what kind of magical mysteries… » 1/15/13 12:39pm 1/15/13 12:39pm

I'm Lisa Schoder, Head Of Marketing For The Ford Focus ST, Ask Me…

This week, Ford released final pricing for the Ford Focus ST — the car bringing performance back to the Focus range here in the United States. Since Jalopnik readers seemed so geeked by the announcement — and the car itself — we've invited Lisa Schoder, the marketing manager for the car, to come in here at 9:00 AM EST… » 5/03/12 8:30am 5/03/12 8:30am

Ford Focus ST hits the track in cow-colored paint

Ford's Team RS and SVT engineering teams are putting a fleet of around 60 pre-production prototypes as the automaker begins the process of testing its new hot hatch. And because this will be Ford's first true "global" enthusiast car, the testing's running on both sides of the Atlantic — from California's freeways to… » 5/10/11 6:30pm 5/10/11 6:30pm