The Ford Focus is the bestselling nameplate in the world and for a good reason. The new 2015 Ford Focus will continue to uphold this trend. It will come with the award winning 1.0 liter EcoBoost engine that procures a lot of power and very magnificent when it comes to fuel efficiency. Ford will also provide a new SE Sport package that is rumored to provide more aggressive suspension tuning with a few body kit bits and pieces. This 2015 Focus continues to showcase Ford’s continued commitment it providing cars with better technology with slicker and modern exteriors.
2015 Ford Focus Interior and Exterior
The most notable changes of the 2015 Ford Focus is the front. The Focus gets a wide mouth grille with bulbous headlamps, restyled trunk lid and new rear lamps. The new design has a menacing outward appearance that makes no apologies to its competitors. Although the 2015 Focus is not very space-efficient like some models in its class, it is rather roomy and should be fine for most people.
Interior of the new Focus is adapted to customer requirements. Now there are more chrome details, new black satin trim, central console with fewer switches and controls.This car comes with plenty features such as SYNC2 (advanced in-car connectivity system), fun-to-drive DNA, Perpendicular Parking (hands free parking technology), Active Park Assist, Park-Out Assist, Active City Stop collision avoidance system, Pre-Collision Assist system, Adaptive Cruise Control technology and MyKey technology.
Under the hood of 2015 Ford Focus
The Ford Focus SE version will be powered by a 2.0 liter EcoBoost four cylinder engine delivering 252hp to the front wheels via six-speed manual. The Focus RS version will have a 2.3 liter four-pot EcoBoost engine making 350hp. Ford also has a new engine option, the 1.0 liter three-cylinder Eco Boost engine, paired with a six-speed manual transmission gearbox that produces 123hp and 148lb-ft of torque. Ford Consumers around the globe will have to wait longer because this modern marvel engine will only be available in the US. Automatic transmission for the 1.0 L engine is not available but might be added in future models.
Performance of the new Focus
Whether fitted with the six-speed Power shift dual clutch or the six-speed manual gearbox, the 2015 Ford Focus does live up to its promises. It’s capable of reaching 60 mph in just 6.3 seconds with a top speed of about 155 mph. This is very impressive since few other sedans in its class can match it.
Ford Focus MPG
The fuel efficiency of the 2015 Ford Focus is not available but we expect it to be higher than the 2014 model was rated at 24 mpg in the City and 28 mpg on the highway. The new 1.0 liter engine is rated at an impressive 40mpg. This should come as a relief to many as fuel prices continues to rise and consumers continue to avoid cars which burn them at the pump.
2015 Focus Ford Release date and Price
2015 Ford Focus is already available in worldwide dealerships, with a starting price of about $17,170
More details on official Ford website.