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The Top Gear car review:Ford Focus Estate
For:Ford's fixed most of the old car's foibles - the confusing interior and lacklustre handling to name but two
Against:It's expensive, but being a Ford, there will almost certainly be good deals about
What is it?
The Ford Focus Estate got a big overhaul a couple of years ago. It’s a mid-life nip and tuck for the third-generation model. From the outside, the changes are slight, with new lights and a glitzier grille pretty much the sum of it. You can’t blame Ford for leaving the design largely untouched, though: this has been the world’s best-selling car for the last two years, and this new one is all set to extend that run.