Extreme Versions: Focus ST170 vs Ford Mondeo ST220

January 1, 2015 at 00:40

These two models have appeared in a series of ST. Focus ST170 is considered as a version standing apart among other conventional modifications Focus.
Focus ST170
Inside, many elements clearly indicate that it is a serious car. Scales of devices are painted white with a green light in the center of the tachometer emblazoned inscription ST, decorated panel inserts on the pedals – lining.
The gear box is very compact and lightweight – only 46 kg. At the same time it gets on with forced 170-horsepower engine. The starting material for the creation of this power unit was the usual 130-strong engine from the Ford Focus. In SVE on the engine there is a little work: installed a new cylinder head from an aluminum alloy, lightweight intake valves, variable valve timing system VVT, a two-stage fuel injection, a sports air filter, exhaust system is also adjusted.

Focus ST170 pics

Focus ST170 image

The car received a new, stiffer dampers, anti-roll bar diameter increased to 21 mm at both axles, plus the front track has increased by 9 mm, and rear – 15 mm.
Ford Mondeo ST220
The decor is dominated by Mondeo ST220 is the same spirit of sportsmanship. Bumper with powerful air intake, xenon headlights, fog lights round and, naturally, alloy wheels. Here are just a Mondeo wheel sixteen spokes, and a radius larger – 18 inches. A general tires – 225/40 R18.

Ford Mondeo ST220 pics

Ford Mondeo ST220 picture

Cylinder Block with V-shaped arrangement made of light alloy and weighs only 31 pounds. When creating the motor great attention has been paid to reduce the energy loss at the stage of the combustible mixture inlet and exhaust. The company was using computer modeling to look for optimal geometry collectors.
All wheel independent suspension retuned for sporty twist.