24 07, 2013

What a Clever Little Astra. We drive the OPC and Compare to the Focus ST

By |2017-03-10T15:08:07+10:00July 24th, 2013|Comparrisons, Coupes, Ford Reviews, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Hot Hatch, Opel Reviews, Super Cars|2 Comments

Opel’s Astra OPC vs Ford’s Fab Focus ST Although it’s been done to death, this comparison naturally occurs and many writers feel the need to throw in Renault’s Megane RS. Indeed it looks good, they all do. You can read our earlier drive of the Focus HERE but we took her for another spin just to refresh. It’s a terribly [...]

31 01, 2013

Ford’s Fabulous Focus Finds Its Feet Following Fantastic Functioning

By |2013-01-31T10:00:33+10:00January 31st, 2013|Gay cars fit for a queen?, Hot Hatch|0 Comments

    We handed back the ST with just a touch sadness. She had become a close and trusted friend over a week spent exploring her subtle nuances, but “subtle” isn’t a word usually seen in the same sentence as Focus ST. I want to say from the outset that the pretty seats are as uncomfortable as hell but it [...]

2 08, 2012

Vroom Vroom: 2013 Focus ST. Where’s my cheque book?

By |2012-08-02T00:03:45+10:00August 2nd, 2012|Gay Car News|5 Comments

          New Focus ST is Ford’s first global performance car; bringing a unique balance of  outstanding performance, handling, refinement and style to more than 40 countries around the world Focus ST equipped with 2.0-litre 184 kW and 360 Nm turbocharged EcoBoost engine. Expected fuel efficiency of 7.4 litres/100km* and CO2 emissions of 172g/km* are 20 per [...]