Ford Focus 2.0 EcoBlue 150 ST-Line Edition 5dr Review

Category: Family car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £25,780What Car? Target Price£24,440
Review

The Ford Focus stands out as one of the best driver’s cars in the class ¬– its handling truly entertains if you go for our favourite ST-Line Edition trim. The sharp dynamics is complemented by its decent ride, quiet cruising manners and lots of passenger space. The iffy interior quality and slightly lacklustre performance are the main areas that mark it down.

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ST-Line Edition is our favourite, mainly for how it drives with the sportier suspension, but also because you get 17in alloy wheels, LED front foglights, keyless start and entry, auto wipers, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror and privacy glass. It also includes more aggressive styling inside and out.

The 148bhp 2.0L Ecoblue 150 doesn't feel that much faster than the 120, especially if you order it with the optional eight-speed automatic gearbox that takes a while to kick down.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH8.5 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

60.1

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

273

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

125

g/km

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