Across America in the Ford Focus ST
It's one of TG magazine's greatest ever adventures: coast to coast across the US in the hot Ford. In five days...
Posted: 10 Oct 2013
That’s what the ST is about. Some hot hatches are set so hard that you’d need a bootful of replacement spines to tackle a cross-America road trip, but the ST feels far more... elastic. Not wobbly – in fact, the whole car is brilliantly taut – but muscular, organic even, rather than brittle. We feared Ford might have lost its chassis magic with the MkIII Focus, but I’m delighted to report it’s still there. This is a car touched by genius.