What engine is the ST170?
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|Max power (bhp @ rpm)||128 @ 5750||212 @ 5500|
|Max torque (lb ft @ rpm)||128 @ 3750||229 @ 3500|
Is the focus ST170 a future classic?
Registered. The ST170 will never, ever become desirable, collectable or a classic. By all means, it’ll make a good steer to knock about in if you want something cheap, but if you’re expecting it to increase in value, look elsewhere.
How many ST170 are left on the road?
|FORD FOCUS ST170||2.7k||3.9k|
Is the ST170 engine a Zetec?
The Focus RS and ST170 (SVT) are both Zetec-R engines, despite being branded Duratec.
How many focus ST170 estates were made?
Fun to drive. Ford only made 150 of this model so it’s a future classic.
Is the Ford Focus mk1 a classic?
In the poll of 2,000 classic car owners, the Focus was named the second most popular ‘new classic’ model – pipped to the top spot by the Aston Martin DB7 V12 Vantage, which was released in 1999.
How many Ford Focus are on the road?
|FORD FOCUS ST||3.7k||578|
|FORD FOCUS ST AUTO||36|
|FORD FOCUS ST ECOBLUE||800|
|FORD FOCUS ST TURBO||118||128|
What does Zetec mean on Ford cars?
October 09, 2015 by James Kelly. Zetec is a trim level offered across numerous Ford models. It fits between the more basic Studio and Style models and the range-topping Titanium line.
What is mk2 Focus?
The Focus Mk 2 is much larger and considerably heavier than its predecessor with a 25 mm (1 in) increase in wheelbase 168 mm (6.6 in) longer. It is 8 mm (0.3 in) taller and 138 mm (5.4 in) wider. As a result, the interior and boot space have increased.
Is the Ford Focus ST170 a good car?
It lacks the raw, hard-edged thrills of the turbocharged Focus RS, but the ST170 is still entertaining. As with the standard car, there’s poise and agility, while lowered and stiffened suspension results in reduced roll and even more body control.
How does the Ford ST170 compare to other Pocket Rockets?
But while most manufacturers gave their pocket rockets maximum visual impact by adding huge spoilers and bulging wheelarches, the blue oval took a more restrained route with its ST170. Look carefully and you’ll spot the multispoke 17-inch alloy wheels, while the tailgate carries a subtle ST170 badge.
Why did Ford hold back the ST170 for the RS?
Part of that was due to the increasingly exciting hot hatchbacks available at the time, following the EP3 Civic Type R that kicked the class through the 200bhp barrier, but in part, it seems, it was Ford’s decision to hold back the ST170 just a little given the RS was just around the corner.
How big are the wheels on a VW Golf ST170?
Look carefully and you’ll spot the multispoke 17-inch alloy wheels, while the tailgate carries a subtle ST170 badge. And if you wanted the ultimate in understatement, you could always choose the boxy estate!