2017 Ford Focus technology will keep you informed and feeling ahead of the curve. Available Active Park Assist provides hands-free parallel parking while the Reverse Sensing System alerts you when objects are directly behind you. There's also available SYNC® 3 voice-activated technology, now with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to keep you connected. Plus, a rearview camera and MyKey come standard. It's these types of features that will inspire a feeling of confidence when driving the 2017 Ford Focus.
Where skill and technology meet. It’s in the race-inspired RECARO® seats that come standard in the sporty 2017 Ford Focus ST. The Focus Electric interior features eco-conscious seats made with REPREVE® fibre, produced from 100 percent recycled materials. Focus interiors also include available SYNC® 390, available dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control and heated front leather-trimmed seats. In Focus RS, the distinctive blue RS theme is echoed throughout the cabin in the stitching on the seats, steering wheel and the floor mats.
Use the voice-recognition technology to say commands as conversational as “find a restaurant". And you can easily get where you’re going with convenient audible turn-by-turn navigation. You can get continuously updated directions, information on weather, traffic delays and alternate route suggestions and more13.
Available ambient lighting illuminates the interior with colour in both the front and rear footwells. It also lights the cupholders, which makes them easier to locate when you’re driving at night. The driver or front-seat passenger can select from one of seven colours: red, blue, purple, orange, aqua, white or yellow-green. The choice is yours.
SYNC 390 can bring the power of Apple CarPlay to your Ford. You can use Siri® to interact with your iPhone®. Make calls, return missed calls and listen to voice mail, as well as send, read and reply to text messages, and even access your favourite songs and playlists in Apple Music. Apple Maps provides convenient turn-by-turn directions, traffic conditions and estimated travel time111.
SYNC 3 can also bring the power of Android Auto to your Ford. You can talk to Google™ to interact with your smartphone while keeping your eyes on the road and hands on the wheel. Make calls, return missed calls and listen to voice mail, as well as send, read and reply to text messages and access your favourite music through your apps. Google Maps™ provides voice-guided navigation, live traffic information and estimated travel time110.
Thanks to sensors and a camera mounted at specific locations on the vehicle, you can be aware of other vehicles and objects that are beside and behind you. Other available features to assist you on the road are the Reverse Sensing System, SYNC® 390, BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with cross-traffic alert*, Lane-Keeping System*, Active Park Assist10 and standard Rearview Camera.
To help the driver and vehicle gracefully negotiate curves, the standard Torque Vectoring Control19was designed to help the front wheels grip and steer better while cornering or driving in slippery conditions. There’s also the available PowerShift automatic transmission designed to combine enhanced fuel efficiency and fun-to-drive performance with operational convenience. Other performance features on the 2017 Ford Focus are electric power-assisted steering (EPAS), active grille shutters* and six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission.