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2018 Ford Focus is no longer being sold as new.

2018 Ford Focus

MPG

City 24 - 30 MPG Hwy 34 - 40 MPG

Safety Rating

  • Overall Safety:
    5 stars
  • Frontal Crash:
    5 stars
  • Side Crash:
    5 stars

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

Consumer Reviews Write a Review

Overall Rating:
4.7 (out of 5)
Value 4.7
Exterior 4.7
Interior 4.6
Comfort 4.6
Performance 4.6
Reliability 4.8
**
Horrible

by briana from fort pierce, Fl | March 24, 2020

I got my car in march 2018 brand new. I felt shuttering then taking off and when I am turning into the highway it will also make a rattling noice. I took it in last year in April and they put in a new transmission. it didn’t work. I’m currently on my way to take it back right now. The first time I took it they(sunrise ford) didn’t even open the hood. The man said it “wasn’t bad enough yet” yet ??? And then he continued to tell me that his wife had this car and that there is a problem with that whole year with focus’s. He recommended that we pay it of and trade it in as soon as possible. This car is just getting worse and it is scaring me.

*****
Love the size and performance.

by Kittyhawk from Marshalltown, Iowa | February 05, 2020

The Focus is the perfect size car for me. It has plenty of power and the gas mileage is amazing. LOVE the color! (Lightning Blue.)

****
Very reliable and good handling car.

by Treylander from PA | January 28, 2020

This car was very reliable and fun to drive. It looks like the inside would be small but there is room in the front seats and the back seats. It’s a fun turbocharged car and it handles great.

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2018 Ford Focus Overview

The 2018 Ford Focus is a popular compact car that comes as a sedan or a hatchback. It is powered by a standard 160-hp, 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine mated to a 5-speed manual or 6-speed PowerShift automatic transmission. A more fuel efficient 123-hp, turbocharged 1.0-liter EcoBoost 3-cylinder with Automatic Start-Stop mated to a 6-speed manual or 6-speed SelectShift automatic is available as well. It competes with the Honda Civic, Mazda3, and Kia Forte.

The sedan has four trims available: the S, SE, SEL, and Titanium. The hatchback has five trim level options: the SE, SEL, Titanium, ST, and RS. The ST and RS trims will be covered more elaborately in separate overviews.

More information coming soon.