The Ford Focus ST has been quite a success for the brand and for the 2015 model year it receives a couple of updates including new looks and some technical upgrades.

“Since its debut, Focus ST has been bringing our fun-to-drive DNA to the hot hatch segment with a uniquely Ford blend of driving dynamics, performance and style,” said Raj Nair, Ford group vice president, Global Product Development. “Now, with improved dynamics, an updated suspension, new styling and a more sophisticated cabin, we expect the 2015 Focus ST will remain the hottest hatch worldwide.”

Power for the 2015 Ford Focus ST comes from a 2.0-liter EcoBoost making 252 horsepower which is available at 5,500 rpm and a peak torque of 270 lb-ft at 2,500 rpm.

Updates for the 2015 Focus ST include:

  • Redesigned, sportier front and rear fascias
  • HID headlamps standard with ST2 and ST3 trim levels with Recaro seats
  • Standard LED signature lighting
  • 18-inch Rado Gray alloy wheels standard
  • Available new 18-inch alloy wheel design with red painted brake calipers
  • New exterior color, Magnetic Metallic, replaces Ingot Silver
  • Two over-the-top stripe choices now available – Satin Black and High Gloss Red, stripes come with matching mirror skull caps
  • Redesigned instrument panel center stack with improved climate controls and new finishes
  • New center console with more storage space including a new media bin with USB smart charging port, which charges two times faster than previous USB port
  • Updated front door storage with cupholders
  • New flat-bottom steering wheel to provide extra leg clearance for the driver
  • Available heated steering wheel
  • Available 8-way power driver’s seat
  • Revised steering for improved feel
  • Rear view camera standard
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