Are Focus RS reliable?

Are Focus RS reliable?

In general, the Ford Focus RS is as reliable as any other Ford Focus apart from one very big issue with failing head gaskets. Many owners of Ford Focus RS models around the world that were built between August 2015 and July 2017 complained about steam billowing from their cars’ exhaust pipes.

Whats faster STI or RS?

Both cars are back-road friendly, but the Focus RS is easier to drive fast. According to Zero to 60 Times, the STI is capable of going from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 4.6 seconds, and the RS will match that with its rev-holding launch control system.

Is an RS faster than an ST?

Combined with the four-wheel-drive system and a six-speed manual gearbox, the RS can cover the 0-62mph sprint in just 4.7 seconds – 1.8 seconds faster than the ST and not far behind some supercars.

Which is better Subaru STI or Ford Focus?

In fact, the STI has the RS beat when it comes to front legroom and headroom—and from my real-world passenger tests, it has the preferred backseat of the two.

What’s the price of a Ford Focus RS?

The Focus RS, on the other hand, is much fresher; Ford began selling the car, which carries a starting MSRP of $36,120, in America just last year. For that price, you get a 350-hp five-door hatchback with a fancy rear differential, and, well, a hatch—something you can’t currently get with the STI.

Which is better Honda Civic Type are or Subaru WRX STI?

The Subaru WRX STI is powered by a 2.5L turbocharged four that is more than capable of thrilling drivers. The 2.5L unit pushes out 305 hp and 290 lb-ft of torque. Both figures compare well with the Civic Type R, but fall short of the Focus RS.

Which is better Honda Type your or Focus RS?

A recent entrant in the North American market, the Civic Type R is better than anticipated. Though less powerful than the Focus RS, the Type R stands out from other hot hatches for its drivability and commitment to fun. The Honda Civic Type R is powered by a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder that produces 306 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.