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Ford Focus RS

(2005 model)

Brief specs of 2005 Ford Focus RS

3-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1998 cm3 / 121.9 cu in / 121.9 cu in, 158.0 kW / 211.9 hp / 211.9 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 310.0 N·m / 228.6 lb·ft / 228.6 lb·ft @ 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 232 km/h / 144 mph / 144 mph top speed, consumption 10.3 l/100km / 27.4 mpg-UK / 22.8 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from2005
ModelFocus RSIssued until
SerieFocusNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)350 l / 12.36 cu ft / 12.36 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4450 l / 157.15 cu ft / 157.15 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1205 l / 42.55 cu ft / 42.55 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4190 mm / 165.0 in / 165.0 inTotal (curb) weight1275 kg / 2811 lb / 2811 lb
Width1780 mm / 70.1 in / 70.1 inDry weight
Height1470 mm / 57.9 in / 57.9 inLoad capacity450 kg / 992 lb / 992 lb
Wheelbase2730 mm / 107.5 in / 107.5 inGross (max.) weight1725 kg / 3803 lb / 3803 lb
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity55 l / 12.1 UK gal / 14.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.53  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.22 m2 / 23.9 sq ft / 23.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore84.8 mm / 3.34 in / 3.34 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke88.0 mm / 3.46 in / 3.46 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 98Bore/Stroke ratio0.96
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement1998 cm3 / 121.9 cu in / 121.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity497.01 cm3/cylinder / 30.329 cu in/cylinder / 30.329 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio8.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power158.0 kW / 211.9 hp / 211.9 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque310.0 N·m / 228.6 lb·ft / 228.6 lb·ft at 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)63.2 kW / 84.8 hp / 84.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output79.1 kW/l / 1.738 bhp/cu in / 1.738 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque155.2 N·m/l / 1.36 lb·ft/cu in / 1.36 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed232 km/h / 144 mph / 144 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio168.6 kW/ton / 127.7 bhp/ton / 127.7 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)10.3 l/100km / 27.4 mpg-UK / 22.8 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions241 g/km / 388 g/mi / 388 g/mi (est.)
  Range534 km / 332 mi / 332 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsElectronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/40-ZR18Tyres rear165/65-R13S
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Focus RS

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