2013 Ford Focus Overview
The 2013 Ford Focus is a compact model, sold in hatchback and sedan body styles. This front-wheel drive vehicle is sold in S (sedan only), SE, Titanium and ST (hatchback only) editions.
The Focus is available with two four-cylinder engines that both displace 2.0-liters. The naturally-aspirated engine makes 160 horsepower. The turbocharged engine, available only in the ST edition, is rated at 252 horsepower. All models except for the ST are paired with a five-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission. The Focus ST comes equipped with a six-speed manual transmission.
A 2013 Ford Focus equipped with the five-speed manual transmission is EPA-rated at 26/36 mpg city/highway. This model when equipped with the 6-speed automatic transmission is rated as high as 28/40 mpg city/highway. Choose the Ford Focus ST and your vehicle is rated 23/32 mpg city/highway. All models take regular grade gasoline.
Every 2013 Ford Focus features a capless fuel filler system. Base models also come with halogen headlamps, steel wheels, all-season tires and keyless entry. Inside, the S edition has a four-spoke steering wheel, a manual adjustable driver's seat, a 12-volt outlet, power door locks and a tilt and telescopic steering column.
Choose the SE edition and this model brings in 16-inch wheels, automatic headlamps, a liftgate spoiler with the hatchback and steering wheel-mounted audio controls. Power windows, a six-speaker audio system and illuminated vanity mirrors are also included.
The Focus Titanium is outfitted with leather seats, a 10-speaker audio system, an overhead console, dual-zone climate control and Ford's voice-activated SYNC system with an 8-inch screen. Aluminum wheels, rear parking sensors, a rearview camera and heated side mirrors are also included.
The Focus ST places the emphasis on performance and sporty looks. This vehicle is outfitted with 18-inch Y-spoke painted aluminum wheels, a chin spoiler, bright-tipped dual exhausts, a high-mounted liftgate spoiler and special badging. Inside, aluminum pedals, a unique instrument panel finish, ST scuff plates and other ST embellishments are included. Cloth sport seats, an ST sport suspension, push-button start and enhanced brakes are included.
The 2013 Ford Focus offers 13.2 cubic feet of storage space in the sedan's trunk. The hatchback comes with 23.8 cubic feet of storage capacity behind the second-row seat and 44.8 cubic feet when the rear seat is folded.
The 2013 Ford Focus garnered the prestigious Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's (IIHS) Top Safety Pick+ crashworthiness rating. Ford builds this car with high-strength steel and reinforces the occupant area with even stronger boron steel. All five seating positions come with adjustable head rests. This model also has a driver's knee air bag in addition to the requisite air bag suite.