Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
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Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014) review: 37 facts and highlights

1. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
9.1l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

2. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
6.5l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

3. Has front-wheel drive

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
84% have it

4. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
198Nm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm

5. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
76% have it

6. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
674l
Mini Clubman (2014): 1068l

7. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.65m
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3.07m

8. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
1269l
Fiat Doblo 1.4 (2014): 3200l

9. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
73% have it

10. shorter length

4.36m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m

11. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
47l
Kia Rio LX (2015): 73l

12. higher Euro NCAP rating

The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) carries out safety tests for new vehicles, providing an overall rating for each car’s safety. It covers different areas such as safety for an adult occupant, child occupant or pedestrian.
5
Ford Fiesta ST (2014): 6

13. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
30% have it

14. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
18% have it

15. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
3yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): Unlimited yrs

16. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
973mm
Mini Clubman (2014): 1.06m

17. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
963mm
Skoda Roomster S (2014): 1.01m

18. larger interior

A larger interior volume makes for a more comfortable driving experience, giving more space for you and your passengers.
2568l
Hyundai Elantra GT (2014): 3373l

19. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
81% have it

20. longer basic warranty (km)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
48000km
Clio GT TCe 120 (2014): Unlimited km

21. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Ford Focus SE Hatch (2014)
82% have it

22. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
5yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): 10yrs

23. weight

1.14t
Opel Ampera Positiv (2014): 1.69kg

24. longer drivetrain warranty (km)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
90000km
Hyundai Veloster (2014): 160934km

25. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
160hp
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 306hp

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