Tag Archives: 2017 Focus RS

Tech: VMP Performance Focus RS SEMA Build

SEMA Bound

VMP Builds an RS Street-Fighter.

By SID297

One new Ford that I have been itching to spend more time in is the potent Focus RS.  With over 300HP on tap and AWD keeping that power planted the car definitely has the makings for a very fun ride.  But everyone here on SVTP knows that modded is preferable to stock, and SVTP Vendor VMP Performance certainly knows how to mod.  So when I first heard that they were building an RS for the 2017 SEMA show I knew I wanted to dig in and learn more about this project.

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Interview: Focus RS Adrenaline Academy

Adrenal Plan

SVTP chatted with Ford about the hottest hatch’s complimentary school

By Steve Turner

Owners of the Ford Performance’s new hot hatch, the Focus RS get a lot of performance in a small package. Not only does it deliver 350 horsepower, four driving modes, and more. One feature that isn’t on the window sticker, however, it is the complimentary Ford Performance Racing School called the RS Adrenaline Academy.
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News: Focus RS Adrenaline Academy

Education in Excitement

Focus RS owners to receive a free Ford Performance Racing School

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

As if there weren’t already 350 reasons to want an all-wheel-drive ride like the 2016+ Focus RS, Ford gives you one more—the RS Adrenaline Academy. Like many of its Ford Performance vehicle predecessors, the company’s hottest hatch comes with one more special feature for its owners. It’s a complimentary, one-day Ford Performance Racing School class to teach you how to maximize its capabilities.
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News: Forza Racing Championship

Real Winner

Race Forza Motorsport 6 online and you might win a 2017 Focus RS

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Microsoft

Your parents probably told you that playing too many video games is a waste of time. Well, if you put that time into racing Forza Motorsport games, you might just be able to prove them wrong when you pull into the driveway in your 2017 Focus RS. That’s because you could win one in the Forza Racing Championship!
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News: 2017 Focus RS Sweepstakes

What’s Your Focus?

Ford Performance is giving away the hottest hatch in its lineup

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

You never know what you might discover on an event midway. While prowling the aisles of Formula Drift’s Uncharted Territory event at Orlando Speed World, we discovered that owning a 2017 Focus RS is still within the realm of possibility because Ford Performance is giving one away.
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