Posts Tagged ‘RS’

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Fore! Focus RS Finally Comes to Aus!!!

August 4, 2010

In what has to be the best news for Ford fans in Australia so far this year, Ford Australia have confirmed the absolutely mental Focus RS will be landing on Australian shores… But only in limited numbers…

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Vive La RS! France Farewells Focus RS in Le Mans Style…

June 23, 2010

Ford of France has joined with the UK in celebration of the Focus RS with 5 very unique RS’ that will be auctioned off at the 2010 Le Mans Classic in July. Each of these special Focus’ feature a livery of 1 of 5 of Ford’s most famous Le Mans entrants – with 4 of them representing Ford’s dominance of the epic 24hr race in the last half of the 1960’s with the awesome GT40’s.

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One More Thing…

June 17, 2010

A few months ago, we all thought that the truly epic Focus RS500 was going to be the last hurrah for not just the current model RS, but for the whole ‘LV’ Focus range, but it appears Ford have other ideas. Ford UK has announced that for a price of $855 (AUD) you can have WRC inspired wheels on any new RS as pictured.

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500 Goodbyes for LV Focus RS…

March 30, 2010

The current-model Focus’ – ear-marked as the ‘LV’ – run is nearly up, with the 2012MY hitting showrooms next year. So, what better way for the car that has served Ford so well worldwide, to take it out with a bang. A big, black, not necessarily shiny bang! May I introduce to you the super-horn Focus RS500!

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VIDEO: Ken Block’s one and only WRC test day…

March 10, 2010

Here is some footage of Ken Block at his new day job…

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Geneva 2010: Mk III Focus RS/SVT green-lighted…

March 2, 2010

Ford has announced at the 2010 Geneva International Motor Show that it’s two major performance divisions – SVT and RS – are merging to create the ultimate in Ford hot rods. Jost Capito – the man responsible for both the Mk I and Mk II Focus RS – is the head of this new division. That’s the first half of the good news. the second half? Well, in the press release from the new Focus Estate Ford quickly slipped in some pointers…

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Ford Focus RS WRC Limited Edition for the Suisse…

February 8, 2010

Well as of now, I am really jealous of the Suisse! Ford Switzerland has signed off on a special limited edition Focus RS – of which the 50 built will be only available in Switzerland.

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