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In Detroit show a new Ford Focus

New Focus

Company Ford plans to adjust manufacture of new model Focus in the beginning of 2011. On it referring to own sources informs edition Autocar.

Mass production Ford Focus

New Focus becomes second global model Ford after Fiesta. The car will make and sell not only in Europe and Asia, but also in the USA. And to Americans a novelty will show even earlier, than all to the rests — on a motor show in Detroit in January of the next year.

According to a source in companies Ford, new Focus will outwardly resemble model C-Max of the new generation which debut has taken place one month ago on a motor show in Frankfurt.

Besides earlier it was informed, that Focus following generation it will be equipped only turbo-engines — volume from 1,0 to 1,6 litres and power from 100 to 180HP. Version Focus ST if the decision on manufacture start in a series is accepted, will receive a 2-l turbo-engine power about 280HP.

New generation Ford Focus ST

And the main thing as representatives of company Ford inform, new Focus becomes strong contender VW Golf of the sixth generation — the novelty will receive more stylish both qualitative interior and the improved noise isolation.