Why The Only 2016 Ford Focus RS In America Is A Half Million Dollar Car

The 2016 Ford Focus RS is not in production. (Not yet, anyway.) That sort of explains why this production-spec 2016 Ford Focus RS cost something in the area of half a million dollars. » 3/26/15 12:12pm Thursday 12:12pm

The Ford Focus RS Has A Drift Mode

The Ford Focus RS is a wonderful, wonderful thing — a 320 horsepower, AWD bruiser Escort Cosworth of a car. It is a hooligan's car, right down to the drift mode. » 3/02/15 3:01pm 3/02/15 3:01pm

The Ford Focus RS' Kickass AWD System Will Show Up On Other Fords

Ford is coming correct with the 2016 Focus RS. The old RevoKnuckle suspension system was fine for mitigating torque steer on the previous front-wheel drive, but with the new car they've added a potent all-wheel drive system. And it won't just stay on the RS, either. » 2/06/15 5:45pm 2/06/15 5:45pm

The 2016 Focus RS Is A Nasty Freak That Loves 80s And 90s R&B

So Chrysler isn't the only one into sticking crazy Easter Eggs in their cars. Ford's fond of doing it too, at least in their press photos. Check what's playing on the 2016 Ford Focus RS's infotainment system. » 2/03/15 5:55pm 2/03/15 5:55pm

This Video Tour Of The 2016 Ford Focus RS Will Make You Fall In Love

That is, if you haven't fallen in love with the 320 horsepower, all-wheel drive 2016 Ford Focus already. And if you haven't, I would encourage you to check your pulse. » 2/03/15 11:46am 2/03/15 11:46am

2016 Ford Focus RS: This Is Your 320-HP, AWD Monster Hatch From Ford

Ford may be an American-based car company, but for too long they've kept one of their hottest offerings out of the hands of Americans. No more. Meet the 2016 Ford Focus RS, the 320 horsepower all-wheel drive monster hatch we've been waiting for. » 2/03/15 7:54am 2/03/15 7:54am

2016 Ford Focus RS: This Is It

Here's our first glimpse of the 2016 Ford Focus RS, the turbocharged beastie that's set to spark thousands of forum flamewars and more than a few cases of buyer's remorse. And we're finally getting it in the states, probably. » 2/02/15 10:18pm 2/02/15 10:18pm

2016 Ford Focus RS: All-Wheel Drive Or Front-Wheel Drive?

We're pretty amped about the debut of the 2016 Ford Focus RS tomorrow, and even more amped that it's coming to America. But surprisingly, there's still quite a but we don't know about it, especially when it comes to how it will put down all that power. » 2/02/15 4:53pm 2/02/15 4:53pm

The Hot 2016 Ford Focus RS Will Slide Into Our Hearts Tomorrow Morning

The 2016 Ford Focus RS: Hot hatch or hottest hatch? There's a solid chance it could be the latter, but we won't know for sure until tomorrow morning. Get excited! There's less than a day left until the baddest Focus ever gets unveiled to the public. » 2/02/15 2:18pm 2/02/15 2:18pm

​The Ford Focus RS Could Debut In Two Months

Some tea leave-readers were convinced that the next Focus RS was going to debut this week in Detroit. They were wrong. Now we're hearing Ford's turbocharged, all-wheel drive beastie is coming to the Geneva Motor Show, which makes way more sense. » 1/17/15 9:00am 1/17/15 9:00am

Let's Hope The Next Ford Focus RS Looks This Badass

Because Ford's new CEO Mark Fields loves us and wants us to be happy in life, the new Ford Focus RS is coming to America. But we're still left with more questions that answers, for now. » 1/07/15 12:30pm 1/07/15 12:30pm

The Ford Focus RS Is Every Bit As Wonderful As You Think It is

What do Ken Block and I have in common? Both of us are part of a small and elite group of superpeople who can say they've driven a Ford Focus RS on public roads in the United States. Since he's busy, allow me to tell you why it's exactly as wonderful as you hoped it would be. » 12/11/14 3:45pm 12/11/14 3:45pm

How Americans Can Simultaneously Build The Worst And Best Cars

The first time I rode in an American car I didn't know it was an American car, but I did know it seemed very different to my daddy's car. And my mummy's car. It was huge, and it sounded angry, and it didn't have a gearlever on the floor – in fact the gearlever didn't seem to be used much at all – and it felt kind of… » 12/11/14 1:10pm 12/11/14 1:10pm

IT'S HAPPENING: Ford CEO Confirms The Focus RS Is Coming To America

We U.S. Americans have never had the Ford Focus RS. That is a tragedy. It is also a tragedy that new Ford CEO Mark Fields says he's going to fix. » 12/11/14 11:04am 12/11/14 11:04am

Here's The 2016 Ford Focus RS Making An Angry Buzz Around The 'Ring

The new 2016 Ford Focus RS is coming. We know in what form (hatch), we know what engine it'll probably have (2.3-liter turbo four cylinder out of the Mustang), and we know how fast it'll go (like stink). And now you know how flat it'll take a corner around the Nurburgring (quite). » 10/21/14 10:36am 10/21/14 10:36am

The 2016 Ford Focus RS Could Have FWD EcoBoost Mustang Power

It is becoming more and more clear that a new Ford Focus RS is coming soon. Camouflaged prototypes of what appears to be a hotted-up Focus ST have been spotted doing track testing. According to the latest reports, the same engine that powers the upcoming 2015 Mustang EcoBoost. So much for that five-cylinder. » 6/26/14 12:27pm 6/26/14 12:27pm

The Mountune Ford Focus RS Gets /RING TESTED

Some of you noticed an extremely fast Ford Focus chasing the Ferrari 458 Italia in the first installment of /RING TESTED. Here's that car on a hot lap around the Nürburgring showing just how fast FWD can be. » 12/20/13 3:40pm 12/20/13 3:40pm

So this showed up at an autocross yesterday - Ford Focus RS

At the Atlanta Region SCCA Solo event, some intrepid young chap from Mexico showed up in one of these. This is apparently one out of 100 cars imported to Mexico, and he happened to be out our way and heard of an autocross going on. Our Solo Chair took this shot. Yeah, I think we do Solo right. » 6/10/13 10:27am 6/10/13 10:27am

Chevy Cruze, Already Down One "S," Won't Get Two

The Chevy Cruze that will finally wash onto U.S. shores soon will not get an SS badge version despite previous rumors and some overseas sticker packages. This is progress. » 8/06/10 12:00pm 8/06/10 12:00pm

Mikko Hirvonen Crashes At Rally Finland, Kills Car Deader Than Hell

Ford driver Mikko Hirvonen crashed out of Rally Finland today in fairly dramatic fashion. The Finn was leading the event when he lost control of his Focus RS and somersaulted over a hill. Crazy in-car and spectator footage below. » 7/30/10 2:00pm 7/30/10 2:00pm