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Ford Focus RS specs

Car type Compact
Curb weight 1290 kg (2844 lbs)
Power / weight 167 ps (164 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 240 Nm (177 lb-ft) / t
Introduced 2003
Origin country Germany
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Performance

Top speed 232 kph (144 mph)
0 - 100 kph 6.4 s
0 - 200 kph 28.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.9 s @ 80.8 mph
Est. 1/4 mile 14.9 s @ 97.6 mph
Est. 1/2 mile 23.4 s @ 113.1 mph
Est. 1000 m 27.3 s @ 194.0 kph
Est. 100 - 200 kph 22.1 s

More acceleration times

Ford Focus RS acceleration graph
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Shaggy  5y  

It looks like a piranha in a clown mask. I'm not out of ugly car jokes yet. lol :D



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jim  6y  

my rs has done a full lap of the ring in 8 mins 34 too

vimeo.com/22892937


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James May  7y  

I Hate Fords!


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Anonymous  8y  

The Top Gear lap time is wrong its not 1:32.2 its 1:33.8 thats as fast as the clio sport 182!


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Ulven  9y  

The Swedish magazine is Teknikens Värld: 0-100/0-200 km/h 6,4/28,5 sec.


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Ulven  9y  

Performance data from the Swedish
magazine. 0-100 km/h 6,4 sec and
0-200 km/h 28,5 sec.


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Anonymous  9y  

@Kaj Svendsen

Where did you read that? Please tell us..sounds very impressive. Faster than the megane rsr26


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Anonymous  9y  

apologies should be 8:14secs


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Kaj Svendsen  9y  

The New RS 2009 has been trialed and unconfirmed reports are saying 8:04 which will set it as the fastest Front wheel set up ever to go round the track - again unconfirmed to date...... but interesting


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Uwe  9y  

The Focus RS did a 8:34 according to Jost Capito. The 9:05 was the ST170.


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Georg  10y  

yes but the reference claimed sportauto..they never made a Focus RS test..if it would have been in 2005 like the source claim it would be published in every sportauto car magazine.. there they always have the laptime list of the past 3 years for both Hockenheim shorttrack and Nordschleife


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Wads  10y  

Fair enough Georg.... as it had a ref I added that one.

Further research seems to suggest that the 9:05 time was a claim made by Ford when the RS was released so I'll add it again without a ref. Remember not all lap times here have a reference.


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Georg  10y  

delet the Ford Focus RS Nordschleife laptime... in the source is sportauto named as tester.. sportauto never tested the Focus RS at the Nordschleife..
sportauto test only supertest cars at the Nordschleife..according to their online libary they never made a supertest with the Focus RS.. they only drove the RS at the Hockenheim shorttrack
http://www.sportauto-online.de/aktuell_U_sport/On-Line/hxcms_article_%20%20502725_14653.hbs