Rough road-capable. Fun to drive.
The Focus Active chassis features unique springs, dampers, stabiliser bars, and front and rear knuckle geometries, alongside a ride height raised 30mm front and 34mm rear over the standard Focus.
The SLA system optimises comfort and response, and features an isolated subframe that delivers a desirable balance between front and rear compliance over larger bumps in the road, for smoother journeys. Multi-compound bushes feature different stiffness characteristics when stressed in different directions, for better isolation of smaller bumps and improved noise, vibration and harshness. A unique SLA geometry for the wagon model repositions the dampers helping the vehicle remain agile and responsive even with a fully loaded boot, and helping maximise boot space with a wider load-floor area.
Selectable Drive Modes
In addition to the Normal, Sport and Eco Selectable Drive Modes equipped as standard for all Focus models, the Focus Active introduces:
Effortless cruising with advanced engines and technologies
The all-new Focus Active delivers the comprehensive range of sophisticated driver assistance technologies introduced to the all-new Focus earlier this year. Advanced technologies seamlessly integrated to enable an intuitive, stress-reducing and refined driving experience include:
Engines and fuel efficiency
Focus Active customers can choose from a range of advanced Ford EcoBoost petrol and Ford EcoBlue diesel engines delivering optimised power and refinement. Powertrains are supported by standard Auto Start-Stop for reduced running costs; and slick-shifting six-speed manual or new eight-speed automatic transmissions for effortless cruising. The sophisticated eight-speed automatic adapts to different driving styles to offer optimised gear changes.
Ford’s multi-award-winning 125PS 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine delivers from 107g/km CO2 emissions and 58.9mpg (combined) fuel efficiency. Ford’s 150PS 1.5-litre EcoBoost engine delivers from 121g/km and 5.3 l/100km. Ford’s 120PS 1.5-litre EcoBlue diesel engine delivers from 93g/km and 62.8mpg (combined). Ford’s 150PS 2.0-litre EcoBlue diesel engine delivers from 114g/km and 78.5mpg (combined).
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