For many years now there has been one compact car that has managed to continually outpace its competition. The Ford Focus is, to put it simply, fun to drive. That is why we’re suggesting it in its used form! This nimble car is not just fun, it’s incredibly comfortable, and it features many impressive technological features. While this compact car is, of course, compact and little, that doesn’t stop the Focus from having an extraordinary amount of power, including even the potential for a turbocharged engine. There truly is no other sedan that can compete with the storied history of the Focus, and the long success it has maintained. From safety to fun, this is the car that can do it all. For more information on a used Ford Focus, continue reading down below!
What engine comes with the Focus?
The standard engine that you are most likely to find in a used Focus is the 2.0-liter four-cylinder, which creates 146 pound-feet of torque and 160 horsepower. You may find this engine with either a five-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic transmission. The second engine that you might find is the EcoBoost turbocharged 1.0-liter three-cylinder, creating 125 pound-feet of torque and 123 horsepower. This engine works with a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic transmission.
What trim levels are offered with the Focus?
When looking for a used Focus, you’ll come across three different trim levels. Each of these trims is unique and gives you a wide range of features to keep you and your passengers satisfied. You may also potentially find the Focus in a hatchback configuration! The first trim level is the Focus S. This trim gives you a USB port, a four-speaker sound system with a CD player, Bluetooth, Ford’s MyKey, Sync voice controls, power locks and mirrors, power front windows, a 4.2-inch central display, a rearview camera, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, 60/40-split folding rear seats, a height-adjustable driver seat, cloth upholstery, air-conditioning, keyless entry, integrated blind-spot mirrors, and 15-inch steel wheels. The mid-level trim is the Focus SE, which comes with steering-wheel-mounted auxiliary controls, a six-speaker sound system, rear air vents, additional front headrest adjustments, a front center armrest, power rear windows, cruise control, automatic headlights, and 16-inch alloy wheels. The highest option is the Focus Titanium. The Titanium brings with heated front seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, a keyless entry keypad, keyless entry and ignition, heated mirrors with puddle lamps, hill-start assist, a rear spoiler, and remote start.
What safety features come with the Focus?
This compact sedan comes with many impressive safety features! A few of these safety features include side curtain airbags, front side airbags, a driver knee airbag, traction and stability control, and antilock brakes. More impressive features that come standard include a rearview camera and Ford’s MyKey system. A few of the higher trims, like the Titanium, will give you rear cross-traffic alert, a lane-departure warning system, and a blind-spot warning system.
A used Ford Focus is the perfect opportunity to buy a compact car that is reliable, fun, and safety conscious! For more information, you can give us a call, or better yet, schedule a test drive with us today! We would love to have you down to our dealership.