Ford Focus Estate 1.5 EcoBlue 120 ST-Line X 5dr Auto Review

Category: Estate car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £28,285What Car? Target Price£25,905
Review

The Ford Focus Estate stands out as the best-handling family wagon, complemented by a decent ride, generous passenger space and a large boot possessed of some handy design features. Just bear in mind that the interior feels distinctly low rent and the seating isn't as versatile as some of its rivals'.

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Trim: ST-Line X

All the ST-Line features, plus bigger 18in wheels, power-folding door mirrors, front and rear parking sensors, privacy glass, automatic wipers, part-leather seats with six-way electric adjustment on the driver’s side, heated front seats, passenger height and lumbar adjustment, dual-zone climate control and an 8.0in infotainment screen with sat-nav. It’s a bit pricey but worth considering if you can stretch to it.

Engine: 1.5 EcoBlue 120

If you're a company car driver rather than a private buyer, this 118bhp diesel is the engine that make sense. Not only does it attract small tax bills, but there's a good spread of shove once you get past its momentary low-end lag.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.5 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxAUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

58.9

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

575

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

125

g/km

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