Hatchback Cars For 2013 - 08 - 2013 Ford Focus ST
The 2013 Ford Focus ST is the newest member of the hot hatch fraternity, a compact car that can be counted on to provide blazing performance in a straight line as well as exceptional handling and extroverted styling. The affordably priced Ford Focus ST is motivated by a 2.0-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder engine that in stock form pushes out 252 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is the only gearbox available with the Focus ST, and fuel mileage for the juiced-up hatchback remains a respectable 23-mpg around town and 32-mpg on the highway. When it's time to haul a set of track tires behind the vehicle's front seat's, the Ford is there with 44.8 cubic feet of total available cargo space.