The 2017 Focus attracts a lot of attention and appears to be in motion even when it's standing still. The Focus ST includes a center exhaust with dual bright tips, 18-inch Rado Gray-painted aluminum wheels, a Piano Black grille, ST badging and other unique ST features. The fun-to-drive Focus Electric comes with a unique grille, 17-inch Sparkle Silver-painted aluminum wheels, illuminated charge port, quad-beam HID headlamps with LED signature lighting and auto lamp. And the Focus RS model offers more than a sleek, aerodynamic design and stylish interior - it's the fastest production Focus currently available in the world.
Focus technology will keep you informed and connected. Available active park assist provides hands-free parallel parking while the Reverse Sensing System alerts you when objects are directly behind you. There's also available SYNC® 3 voice-activated technology to keep you connected. Plus, a rear view camera and MyKey come standard. It's these type of features that will inspire a feeling of confidence when driving the 2017 Ford Focus.
Standard Torque Vectoring Control was designed to help the front wheels grip and steer better while you're heading through a curve or driving in slippery conditions. There's also the available PowerShift automatic transmission designed to combine fuel efficiency and fun-to-drive performance with operational convenience.
Attention to detail can be seen in the crisp digital displays that populate the center console, the available features like first-row four-way adjustable head restraints, alloy trim, the French seams of the leather-trimmed seating and the leather eight-way power driver's seat.
Available SYNC® 3 offers high-speed performance, enhanced voice recognition, a capacitive touchscreen with swipe capability, available navigation with easy destination entry and pinch-to-zoom functionality, Siri seamless integration and automatic updates over Wi-Fi®. Available for 2017, SYNC® 3 also brings the power of Apple CarPlay160 and Android Auto161 to your Ford.
Thanks to a camera and sensors mounted at specific locations on the vehicle, you can be aware of other vehicles and objects that are beside and behind you. Other available features to assist you on the road are the Reverse Sensing System, SYNC® 3, BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with cross-traffic alert, Lane-Keeping System and active park assist
Focus has a standard rear view camera plus seven airbags to help protect you and your passengers on the road. Other features include dual-stage front airbags, front-seat side airbags, side-curtain airbags and driver knee airbag. Plus, all Ford vehicles use boron steel in their door intrusion beams, which helps protect occupants in side-impact collisions.
EPAS automatically adjusts to deliver precise responses at high speed and optimal maneuverability at lower speeds. Pull-drift compensation continually measures driver steering input, adapts to changing road conditions and helps adjust for slight directional shifts, like uneven road surfaces or crosswinds. All of this comes together to deliver smooth responsiveness and excellent control. The ST model is additionally enhanced with variable EPAS, providing the performance customer with even more precise steering, aggressive torque steer tuning and the ability to accelerate while maintaining grip - even on uneven road surfaces.
On vehicles equipped with Intelligent Access with push-button start, you can keep your key fob in your pocket or bag and open the driver's door by simply touching the inside of the front exterior door handle. To get going, simply hold down the brake pedal while pressing the start button to start the engine. This feature is standard on the Focus Titanium, ST, RS and Focus Electric models.