Ford’s engaged on a redesign for the Focus and a prototype has simply been noticed.
The prototype is for the upcoming automobile’s wagon physique model which is unlikely to be provided in america.
As an alternative, we’re more likely to obtain sedan and hatchback physique types solely, identical to with the present era. (One change, although, is that the vehicles might be sourced from China as a substitute of regionally.)
If it have been bought right here, the Focus Wagon would problem the Volkswagen Golf SportWagen, and to a lesser diploma the Subaru Outback. Abroad, it’ll face competitors for a number of compact wagons together with the Hyundai i30 Touring, Opel Astra Sports activities Tourer, and maybe the Mercedes-Benz CLA Capturing Brake.
From modifications seen on early take a look at mules, we all know the redesigned Focus might be barely longer and wider than the present era. This could result in more room for each passengers and cargo.
It’s not clear what Ford plans for the powertrains although it’s nearly sure all items might be turbocharged. Efficiency followers can sit up for new variations of the ST Wagon and ST Diesel Wagon. The previous will share an engine with the Focus ST sure for the U.S., most probably a 2.Zero-liter turbocharged inline-Four.
Search for the redesigned Focus to debut in sedan and hatchback physique types in early 2018. The wagon ought to arrive six months to a 12 months later.