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Ford offers Mountune MP275 upgrade for Focus ST

Ford Focus ST owners in the UK now have the option of adding more adrenalin to their hot hatch, thanks to a new performance upgrade from Mountune. The tuner’s performance kit is said to increase the Focus ST’s output from 184kW to 202kW – a 10 percent increase at 5,500rpm. …

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2016 Ford GT makes European race debut at 2016 WEC

The all-new Ford GT will make its European racing debut at the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship at Silverstone in the UK next April. The event is the first of nine WEC rounds announced by the FIA for 2016. Ford will later make its historic return …

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2015 Ford Focus ST Review

When it comes to hot hatches, the Ford Focus ST is often overlooked for the more all rounded Volkswagen Golf GTI. Don’t get me wrong. The fast Golf is a brilliant car, especially in its latest Mk7 iteration. It’s fun, but also amazingly comfortable and practical, which makes it an …

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2015 Ford Everest detailed in new photos

Ford has released new exterior and interior photos of the Australian-developed 2015 Everest. Set to arrive in showrooms this October, the Ford Everest is set to take on the segment-leading Toyota Prado and heavily refined all-new Mitsubishi Challenger. The seven-seat Ford Everest range kicks off at $54,990 for the entry-level …

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Ford unveils one-off Forza Focus RS designed by Xbox gamers

Ford has unveiled a unique Ford Focus RS featuring an exterior designed by players of Xbox video game franchise, Forza Motorsport. The one-off Focus RS livery was the winning design from a competition for players of the Forza Horizon 2 open-world racing game, organised by global gaming website IGN. The …

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2015 Ford Focus range gains 132kW/240Nm 1.5L EcoBoost

The updated 2015 LZ Ford Focus range will usher in a new 1.5-litre EcoBoost engine along with SYNC2 connectivity, satellite navigation and rear view camera. Importantly, select models will score key driver assistance technology including enhanced Active City Stop, Blind Spot Information System and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. Standard across …

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Ford Focus RS to pack 257kW and 440Nm

Ford has finally disclosed the power output of the Focus RS, ahead of its first public outing at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK this weekend. The new 2.3-litre EcoBoost turbocharged four-cylinder engine that powers the Ford Focus RS will offer 257kW and 440Nm available between 2,000 and 4,500 rpm, …

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Ford returns to Le Mans in 2016 with new Ford GT

Ford announced today it is returning to one of the most prestigious automobile races in the world with its new Ford GT race car, based on the all-new ultra-high-performance supercar that goes on sale next year. The Ford GT race car will compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans …

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Ford Mustang snapped on Australian roads!

The all-new Ford Mustang is not due to arrive into Australian showrooms until the fourth quarter of this year, but an early specimen has been caught today testing on Australian roads. The early arrival of the new Mustang was a surprise, but it can only be good news for those …

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2016 Ford GT prototype caught without disguise!

A 2016 Ford GT prototype has been spotted testing with hardly any camouflage… or paint, in the US. Most body panels on the prototype appear to be unchanged compared to the concept car that premiered at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this year, with only the wing mirrors, tail lights …

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2016 Ford GT will allegedly pack 514kW & 28 microprocessors!

When Ford surprised us with the 2016 Ford GT early this year, the company said the car’s twin-turbo 3.5-litre EcoBoost V6 would produce 600hp (441kW). Now, reports out of the US are allegedly claiming it will actually churn out at least 700hp (514kW)! The reports are based on a recent media …

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2015 Ford Focus ST detailed in fresh new photos

Ford is giving desperate fans a closer look at the 2015 Ford Focus ST ahead of its arrival next month with a new batch of photos. The revised hot hatch from the Blue Oval will hit showrooms in May priced from $38,990 plus on roads, $700 less than the current model, …

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