Release Date and New Engine Features of the 2018 Ford Focus
Ford’s most capable, customizable and fun to drive sedan (or hatchback) is making a triumphant return for the 2018 model year. That’s right, the 2018 Ford Focus is back and better than ever. Everything you loved about the 2017 Ford Focus lineup has returned – including the ability to choose between a sedan and hatchback model – with the addition of powerful and efficient new engine options, a more comfortable than ever interior, a more stylish than ever exterior and an extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. So, let’s get right down to it and check out the release date and new engine features of the 2018 Ford Focus.
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How Powerful and Fuel Efficient are the Engine Options of the New Ford Focus Lineup?
We’re going to begin by checking out the horsepower, torque and gas mileage ratings of the engine options for the new Ford Focus lineup. The 2018 Ford Focus lineup gives you the choice between three powerful and efficient engines and five transmissions. The new Focus engine list features a 1.0-liter EcoBoost I-3 engine providing 123 horsepower and 125 pound-feet of torque while getting up to 30 city MPG and 42 highway MPG, a 2.0-liter Ti-VCT GDI I-4 FFV engine providing 160 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque while getting up to 27 city MPG and 40 highway MPG and a 2.0-liter EcoBoost I-4 engine providing 252 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque while getting up to 22 city MPG and 31 highway MPG. The 2018 Focus lineup also gives you the choice between a five-speed manual transmission, a six-speed manual transmission, a six-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift, a PowerShift six-speed automatic transmission and a PowerShift six-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift.
2018 Ford Focus Release Date at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA
A release date for the 2018 Focus hasn’t been announced yet, but with all of the information Ford is providing about the new model, we’re sure to have it on our Akins Ford lot near Atlanta, GA, soon.