2013 Ford Focus ST Mountune upgrade review and pictures

Posted on Monday, 29 July 2013 , 06:07:35 byDan

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Ford Focus ST Mountune upgrade

American carmaker Ford has a new surprise for the Focus STand Fiesta ST. The models have received official Mountune upgrades. The specialists have developed a new engine for the Focus ST. To be more precise we are talking about a 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine capable of generating 275 PS. This means it produces 10 PS more in comparison to a Porsche Boxster which costs GBP15.000. The new model is now capable of accelerating from 0 to 62 mph in less than 6.0 seconds which means it is more than half second faster than the standard Focus ST. The carmaker has increased the output to 215 PS enabling the car to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 6.7 seconds, which is a little better in comparison to the factory model that reaches 62 mph in 6.9 seconds. It is also faster than a Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 AMG Sport that costs GBP35.865.

The Ford Focus ST will produce 400 Nm of torque and the Fiesta ST will produce 320 Nm of torque. Both versions are compatible with the Ford warranty and this means Mountue has modified vehicles continue to be covered against mechanical failure for 3 years or 60.000 miles starting with the first day of purchase. According to the carmaker, the Fiesta ST version has a re-modeled air box base with a secondary inlet duct, unique calibration and also a high-flow filter. The Fiesta ST Mountune upgrade costs GBP599 with the finished Fiesta costing less than both the standard Peugeot 208 GTi and the Renaultsport Clio 200 Turbo. The tuners have worked with the Ford specialists trying to obtain the best results and they have actually done a great job.