Famous petrol head Jay Leno has recently went for a spin in the brand new Ford Focus ST.
The North American based automaker Ford may have recently introduced the upgraded version of the Focus ST but that didn’t stop Jay Leno from taking it for a quick spin. The famous American petrol head has presented his test drive, as always, on his YouTube official channel, Jay Leno’s Garage, so if you’re interested in buying the new C-segment hot hatch, or you’re simply curious in what Jay Leno has to say about it, all you have to do is scroll down and click play.
The 2014 Ford Focus ST is not a new generation of the popular hot hatch but rather a facelift of the model, which is offering the new grille for the vehicle. The updated Ford Focus ST is powered by a 2.0 liter EcoBoost four-cylinder turbocharged engine, which has been developed by Ford Motor Company. The unit is producing a total output of 247 HP and it has a peak torque of 265 lb-ft. Power is sent to the wheels through a six-speed manual transmission. The configuration is allowing the hot hatch to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 6.5 seconds, with a top speed of 155 mph.