If you have dreams of cruising down the highway just like Dom and Brian from The Fast and The Furious movie, the 2017 Ford Focus RS is the legal way to make it happen. Your Bloomington Ford dealership is proud to present this sleek and sporty street legal race car that won’t break the bank.
Whether you’re picturing yourself in a rally car, a drifter, or a super fast hot rod, the Ford Focus RS will make your fantasy a reality. Not only will you be scooting around town in style but you’ll also find that you’re catching a following of drooling admirers. The adrenaline rush when you slide behind the wheel and rev it up is a unique feeling that, once you’ve felt it, will be your new addiction.
The Focus RS has been made and sold in Europe for several years. American consumers have been begging for the opportunity to hit the highway in this little baby, and now we have the chance. If you’re looking for a fast car that really performs, you may be considering the Ford Mustang, Dodge Challenger, Chevy Camaro, or Subaru Impreza WRX. For a lower price, you get an equal or better vehicle with the 2016 Ford Focus RS.
What Makes the RS Superior?
There are several aspects of the Focus RS that contribute to its speed-racer superiority:
- Big deal rear spoiler
- 350 horsepower
- 3-liter EcoBoost turbocharged engine
- 0 to 60 in 4.6 seconds
- All wheel drive for acceleration and gripping ability
- Low profile 19-inch performance tires
- 6-speed manual transmission
- Intercooled turbo
- Four drive modes: Normal, Sport, Track, and Drift
- Front struts, and rear short and long arm suspension
There’s no doubt that this vehicle provides a great competitor for the muscle car models that are so popular in the U.S.
Check Out the Updated Cockpit
When it comes to being one with your machine, the Focus RS makes driving fun and interactive with a flat-bottomed steering wheel for more knee room and a manual tilt/telescope control to ensure you’ve got the necessary room and control when you’re behind the wheel of this fun to drive compact car.
With an easy to see dash and simple gauges, including oil pressure, oil temp, and turbo boost, everything you need to know is front and center. The mid-dash touchscreen puts all the power at your fingertips with an easy to use infotainment system that allows you to keep your eyes on the road. Cozy Recaro seats wrap your body for safety and stability while you careen past minivans.
If you have a serious need for speed and don’t want to break your budget, then the 2017 Ford Focus RS is the car for you. Not only does it look like a race car, it drives like one, too. Whether you want to be first off the line or stop on a dime, the power is in your hands. Checking out the RS, it’s easy to see that the Mustang, Camaro, and other more expensive sports cars are about to get put in their place. Call 812-331-2200 and schedule your appointment to head on over to your Community Ford Lincoln dealership in Bloomington today to test drive this new racer and add it to your garage!