The list of 2017 Ford Focus RS engine awards just got a little longer. The power source in the Focus RS just picked up one of the most prestigious awards and engine can win. Ward’s has named the 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine powering the Focus RS one of their best engine’s of 2016.
The impressive engine powering the 2017 Ford Focus RS is what makes this one of the best hot hatchbacks currently on the market. Ward’s is just the most recent organization recognizing the capabilities of the engine.
Under the hood of the 2017 Focus RS is Ford’s turbocharged 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine. The peppy engine gives Focus drivers access to 350 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. The Focus RS also includes a standard all-wheel drive system to help the hatchback control all of that power.
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This engine is impressive in a compact hatchback like the Focus, but it also holds its own in a traditional sports car. 2017 Ford Mustang EcoBoost models utilize the same engine. The EcoBoost engine helps this iconic sports car earn fuel economy ratings breaking the 30 mile per gallon mark on the highways while also delivering over 300 horsepower. The EcoBoost Mustang is the perfect blend of power and performance.
The 2017 Ford Focus is now available right here at Brandon Ford. We also have several EcoBoost Mustang models that also utilize this same award-winning engine. Stop by and test drive either model, or take a look at our selection to learn more about everything we have to offer at Brandon Ford.