It had to happen sooner or later! Ford's performance engineers have finally been given free rein with the impressive TDCi diesel. The result is the new ST TDCi - and the move couldn't have come soon enough.
Prices for the new Ford Focus estate have been released. The base Studio starts at £12,845 in 1.6-litre guise, while LX vehicles equipped with the same engine cost £13,895. The new Sport trim is available from £14,170.
Controversy is raging over Ford's plans for its ageing fleet of innovative TH!NK electric vehicles. The blue oval stopped production in 2002, and now there's uncertainty about what will happen to the 1,000 Norwegian-built cars.
Just when you thought you'd seen all there is to see of the new Focus, there's more! As Auto Express magazine went to press, this teaser shot of the estate - keeping the important back end hidden - was released by Ford.