¿Wild? The Ford Focus RS accelerates from 0-100 km / h in just 4.7 seconds

Ford has just released the first details of his brutal prestacionales Ford Focus RS. The high-performance compact sport par excellence – he was the one who gave birth to the niche market – wants to reclaim his throne with a new iteration of its RS series. It will go on sale next year and will have a engine 2.3 EcoBoost 350 CV in her womb. A beast that will be able to accelerate to 100 km / h in just 4.7 seconds . What else can we tell you the most brutal compact sports ever launched by Ford?

Thanks to its all-wheel drive, lateral G forces can reach 1 G and is capable of drifting.

The figure is especially relevant for the mere fact that it is a car that will only be available with a manual gearbox six relations – at least in its release date. Thanks to a permanent all-wheel drive system can do wonders, you can accelerate to 100 km / h in just 4.7 seconds. Its top speed is 265 km / h and the motor will overboost function with which it may reach a maximum torque of 470 Nm for 15 seconds , between 2,000 and 4,500 rpm rpm.

ford-focus-rs-350-cv-02-1440px knew that their maximum torque was 440 Nm, but that would Overboost function. A machine that is taking shape as a giant killer. Yes, the Audi RS3 is only 17 hp more powerful and does the 0-100 km / h in 4.3 seconds, but we must consider higher torque, and a direct-shift gearbox. In addition, these sport compact should not be judged solely on pure numbers . Are perhaps the most important feelings that we provide to your steering wheel, and is where the RS should dazzle.

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Source: Autocar
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