Those are some amazing specs! With AWD torque vectoring technology the new Focus RS is going to be a blast to tune
Here are some facts we have learned today. Individually these don’t seem that great but put all together they will make a great car.
AWD Confirmed with Dynamic Torque Vectoring Control
Car will be produced at Ford’s Saarlouis, Germany, manufacturing plant beginning late this year.
2.3ltr based of the mustang but revised for the car
Excess of 315 horsepower
Engine block with have high-tensile cast iron liners
RPM limit 6,800 rpm
Larger twin-scroll turbo
Less restrictive intake
Larger bore exhaust
Electronically controlled exhaust valve
Auto Start-Stop as standard
6 speed only with short shifter
Upgrade trans internals and clutch
19” forged wheel with Pilot Super Sport standard and optional Pilot Sport Cup 2
two-mode switchable dampers
Will come in four colors. Nitrous Blue, Stealth Gray, Absolute Black and Frozen White.
Functional front brake ducts
Front bumper splitter
Larger rear wing
Functional rear diffuser
Rear fog light for Europe and Asia only
New leather Recaro seats