Thanks to sleeker, lower profile body elements as well as an active grille shutter, air-curtain inlets, an optimised rear spoiler and underbody shielding, the Focus is more aerodynamic than before. Trim wise, the range starts with the Style and builds through Zetec, Titanium, sporty ST-Line, top-of-the-range luxury Vignale, and the small-SUV-style Active, which has higher suspension and more rugged styling. The new Focus stands on a new platform and gets updated variants of the 1.0 liter turbo and 1.5 turbo under the bonnet.
Overall dimensions are said to be unchanged, but the Focus' wheelbase will be stretched, and the automaker claims the new vehicle will boast "a more inviting and accommodating interior and more passenger space than ever". Because Ford ditched the out-going Focus's low-level trim levels to focus (sorry) on its best-selling trims, it actually means that the new model's range starts at over £2,000 less than the outgoing model.
The 1.5-litre diesel comes in 95PS and 120PS guise with emissions as low as 91g/km for the 5dr.
The result will be a significant drop in the number of orderable configurations Ford offers of the 2019 Focus. This includes Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Stop & Go, Lane Centering, Speed Sign Recognition, an adaptive front lighting system that avoids dazzling oncoming motorists when using full beam and, first for a European Ford, the option of a head-up display.
Ford has revealed the all-new Focus - and it will have some pretty cool technology when it arrives in Australia later this year.
Over the past decade, Ford has seen Focus sales fall by almost 45%, from 126,968 to 69,903 in 2017.
Not to be left out of the race to make cars smarter, the 2019 Ford Focus is said to feature more "advanced features" than any Ford before it.
The 2020 model will have an all-new suspension design and a stiffer chassis, along with a reworked steering system, in the interest of making the vehicle more fun to drive.
Deliveries of the new Focus in Europe should start later this year, while the US customers will have to wait about a year to get it.
The Active won't be available in the United Kingdom until the first quarter of 2019, so precise details about the car's pricing and specification aren't available, but expect the auto to be sold at a premium over the standard model. A new eight-speed automatic transmission also joins the lineup.
The next generation Focus has as few as 26 configurations, depending on the global market, versus 360 for the current generation.
As for engines there is a new 1.5-litre EcoBoost petrol, not seen in any previous Ford and with a choice of either 150ps or 182ps while Ford's award winning 1.0-litre EcoBoost unit will also be available with outputs of 85ps, 100 or 125ps.
The Ford Focus sedan, for China.
The new Focus receives a chassis and suspension overhaul to increase torsional rigidity by 20 percent.
According to the Palestinian Journalists' Syndicate, Murtaja was shot by gunfire while standing 350 meters from the border fence. The peaceful demonstrations turned violent after Israeli forces used tear gas and live fire against the protesters.
Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders will take the President's place and represent the administration, officials told the group. Traditionally, the president attends the event , which typically includes a comedic routine at their expense.
The world series will head to Singapore on April 28/29 after stopping by the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast next weekend. The scenario may additional deteriorate with one other storm system anticipated to cross by the nation early subsequent week.
Charlotte Flair and Asuka put on a fantastic display of pro wrestling with brilliant athleticism involved. But in a couple of major twists, Lesnar easily destroyed and defeated Reigns to retain his championship.
Market worth or Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying the price of a stock by its total number of outstanding shares. Inc. now owns 403 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $390,000 after buying an additional 3 shares in the last quarter.
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News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated annually on April 7. WHO statistics show that at least half the world's people today don't receive the essential health services they need.
Senior counsel Shyam Divan and Mohan Katarki for Karnataka denied that Karnataka had deliberately flouted the tribunal's award. Karnataka is keen on a dispute redressal body, and Kerala wants the board to have both administrators as well as technocrats.
He wrote on Twitter that "President Putin, Russia and Iran are responsible" for their support of, in his words, "Animal Assad". However, there has been no independent verification of the SAMS report-though the U.S.
Instead it was West Ham , who had previously hardly tested the returning Thibaut Courtois , who hit back in the 73rd minute. Gary Cahill is the other player who is back in the starting lineup, donning the armband as he replaces Andreas Christensen.
Apple Co-founder shuts down his Facebook account
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Escalating trade war worries farmers
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Trump says will meet N. Korea's Kim in May or early June
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Army: Two died in helicopter crash in Kentucky
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Abbasi met Ghani amid air strike allegations
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