Ford Focus RS should arrive in 2015 with 335 horses

Ford Focus RS should arrive in 2015 with 335 horses

Ford just barely reveal the facelift of the new Focus and have started rumors on the internet about a new version for the RS model arise.

According to Auto Motor and Sport magazine in Sweden, the high performance model will probably not be shown in Geneva or Paris salons, being released in 2015.

Speculations suggest that the model will be equipped with a 2.3 engine EcoBoost four-cylinder, which normally delivers about 308 horsepower in the Mustang 2015. But rumors indicate that the engine would be tuned to develop around 335 hp in the Ford Focus RS.

Little more is known about the model, but previous reports indicate that the new Focus RS could be available exclusively as a five-door hatchback with front wheel drive, sport suspension, high performance brakes and limited slip differential.

Read more automotive news

Ford F-150 will receive a defective frame

The portal autoguid.com referring to insiders in Ford reports that the new generation of pickup F-150 can lose a high-grade frame.

McLaren P15 can launch in 2017

McLaren Cars, arm focused on road cars of Formula 1 team, admitted to Car & Driver magazine that is working on a new car. The project, which would be called the P15 would be a cheaper version of the P1 and calm, and would highlight a hybrid energy system for reuse in partnership with Honda.

BMW and Mercedes-Benz will reduce the number of platforms

Two of the world's major automotive manufacturers plan to reduce the number of platforms for the respective ranges. According to Automotive News Europe, BMW and Mercedes-Benz site soon adopt such a policy in order to lower their costs.

Infiniti Q60 exposes special version of the Convertible

The Infiniti will be exhibiting from tomorrow, a special version of Q60 Convertible, named after the champion of the Indianapolis 500 1968 Bobby Unser.

Opel confirms Adam Rocks to Geneva

Opel revealed on Thursday (20) the production version of Adam Rocks. The model is displayed to the public during the Geneva Motor Show, scheduled to open March 6 and is treated by the brand as "urban mini-crossover".

Busted! New Toyota Corolla circulates Curitiba

The arrival of the new generation of the Toyota Corolla to the Brazilian market is getting closer. The reader FOUR WHEELS Vinicius Pinheiro sent us this picture: A flagrant sedan running through the city of Curitiba (Paran?) on February 2.

Astra OPC Extreme is the fastest ever manufactured by Opel

Opel, the European subsidiary of General Motors, announced a race car made for the roads and it promises to be the fastest Astra ever produced by the brand. This is the Astra OPC Extreme, with 280 horsepower.

Alfa Romeo's new platform will be called Giorgio

Alfa Romeo is working on a new plan to revive the brand. And, according to a report published by the Automotive News website, one of the key points in this process is the development of a new platform, which, it seems, will be called "Giorgio".

Opel Astra OPC announces EXTREME Concept

Opel has released the first image of the Astra OPC Extreme Concept car which will be presented to the public in the next edition of the Geneva Motor Show in March. It is inspired in Astra OPC X-treme model displayed by the manufacturer in 2002.