The long-awaited Ford Focus RS500 has been hunted for the first time.
is Not the first time that we talk about the rumored Ford Focus RS500, a model that we could well define as a turn of the screw with respect to the Ford Focus RS and that has finally been materialized. At least in the form of prototype testing. And that is well proved by the first spy photos of the Ford Focus RS500 we show in Engine.is thank you to our photographers have been able to hunt during a testing session.
Looking to offer the compact, the more radical the market, Ford would be developing the Focus RS500. A model that, if we put face to face with the Focus RS, present both changes on an aesthetic level as a technician, and mechanical. There are few modifications that the engineers of the brand from the blue oval made in this model that meet the demand of its most demanding customers.
and as you can see, if we take a look at the images that we can see the front of the Ford Focus RS500, it jumps to the eye about new air vents additional located in the hood. And is that the cooling will be very important to be able to expel the heat generated by the engine modified to produce more power. However, we are not only speaking of new entries or exits of air.
The Ford Focus RS500 will reduce your weight and the engine will be modified to give greater power with respect to the Focus RS.
In short, the body kit that put the new Ford Focus RS500 will be placed at the point. In addition, the model will receive a hard diet to base of fibre of carbon with the power to reduce the maximum weight of the compact of radical character and sports with the goal of improving their performance and benefits. And along with this, some new brakes as well as a specific suspension of aluminium.
Is more, such is the setting of Ford to reduce the weight of the Focus RS500 that the mark would be planning to remove the acoustic insulation of the passenger compartment. And even if you think that would be in front of a model infeasible for car of the day, it is clear that its natural environment will be the circuits. In any case, will improve the figures for the Focus RS which, remember, is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 4,7 seconds and reach a top speed of 266 km/h.
¿When will he be presented? although details on the new Ford Focus RS500 are still scarce, if we take into account the date in which we find ourselves and the time that it takes to in the market the new Focus RS, it is very likely that his debut will take place in the first quarter of next year 2017.