Ford Focus ST vs VW Golf GTI

Picture of VW Golf GTI (Mk V)
Picture of Ford Focus ST
Category VW Golf GTI (Mk V)Ford Focus ST
Engine layout 2.0 l R42.5 l R5
Max power (ps / bhp) 200 / 197225 / 222
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 280 / 207320 / 236
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1403 / 30931426 / 3144
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 143 / 141158 / 156
Average price €25,000€24,000

Acceleration

Speed & distance VW Golf GTI (Mk V)Ford Focus ST
0 - 100 kph 6.8 s6.5 s
0 - 200 kph 32.2 s27.6 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 25.0 s21.4 s
0 - 100 mph 16.1 s15.7 s
Est. 1/8 mile 10.7 s @ 79.5 mph10.5 s @ 81.4 mph
1/4 mile 14.5 s @ 95.0 mph15.0 s
Est. 1/2 mile 25.9 s @ 116.8 mph24.8 s @ 119.3 mph

General performance

Category VW Golf GTI (Mk V)Ford Focus ST
Top speed 235 kph (146 mph)241 kph (150 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.44 g (4 m/s²)0.46 g (4 m/s²)
Fuel economy 11.2 l/100 km (21 mpg US / 25 UK)10.9 l/100 km (22 mpg US / 26 UK)

Summary

Category VW Golf GTI (Mk V)Ford Focus ST
Track Performance 14571478
Straight line speed 11391285
Total 25962763

Verdict

Focus ST is the fastest by a small margin.

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freddy mafreds  14y ago

clearly before you go any further you can see that the golf 5 is no match for this speed demon.


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Anonymous  14y ago

what are you stupid?!!


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SHAUN  14y ago

THE FORD FOCUS ST IS THE KING OF ALL HOT HATCHES

 

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Julius malema  2y ago

Rhe mazda mps will kill that oil burner

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