Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Here's whats new for the 2013 Ford Focus

Since the big body style change in 2011 the Ford Focus hasn't had many major updates. Most of what has changed are the standard options on the different trim levels, interior and exterior colors and small appearance features. Here is a list of what is new for the 2013 Ford Focus.

Model Lineup

• Sedan: S, SE and Titanium
• Hatchback: SE and Titanium

Safety and Security

• Driver knee airbag
• Perimeter alarm available in the SE Appearance Package

Comfort and Convenience

• 12-volt powerpoint (rear) standard on SE
• Cruise control standard on SE
• Gracenote® capability deleted from SYNC with MyFord Touch
• Heated exterior mirrors on Titanium
• Rear view camera standard on Titanium
• Remote Start System standard on Titanium
• Reverse Sensing System optional on SE, standard on Titanium
• MyFord Touch & Sony® Package renamed Sony® & MyFord Touch Package and includes:
– Audio system from Sony® with 10 speakers including a subwoofer
– HD Radio™
– SYNC with MyFord Touch
– Voice-activated Navigation System
– Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control
• SE Sport Package renamed SE Appearance Package and includes:
– Rear disc brakes
– SelectShift capability added to PowerShift transmission (when equipped with automatic transmission)
– Perimeter alarm
– SiriusXM Satellite Radio
– Overhead storage console
– 60/40 split-fold-down rear seat backs (sedan)
– Rear center armrest
– 17" Premium painted dark stainless aluminum wheels
– Fog lamps with chrome bezel
– Rear spoiler (sedan)
– Ambient lighting
– Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
– Leather-trimmed seats with 6-way power driver seat
• Side marker lamps standard on SE
• Single-CD/MP3 with 110 watts and 6 speakers standard on SE
• SYNC now standard on SE
• Winter Package renamed SE Winter Package
• Deleted packages:
– Convenience Package
– MyFord & SYNC Package
– Parking Technology Package
• Rain-sensing windshield wipers, universal garage door opener, forward sensing system and electrochromic mirror no longer available

Design and Styling
• Interior Style Package – Arctic White optional on SE
• SE Sport Package renamed SE Appearance Package
• SE Appearance Black Pack 
– 17" machined-face aluminum wheels with Black painted pockets
– Black fog lamp bezels
– Black exterior mirror caps
– Black rear spoiler
– Piano Black grille
– Optional on SE hatchback only (requires SE Appearance Package)
• New colors: 
– Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat (RR)
– Performance Blue Metallic (L1)
• Deleted colors: 
– Frosted Glass Metallic
– Red Candy Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
– Sonic Blue Metallic
– Yellow Blaze Metallic Tri-coat

Class Exclusive Features
• Available dual USB ports
• Available factory-installed Wi-Fi® capability(2)
• Available RCA video input jacks
• Available active park assist
• Available MyKey
• EasyFuel capless fuel filler

(1) Class is Small Sedans and Hatches vs. 2012/2013 competitors.
(2) Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.®

NOTE: See the latest Dealer Ordering Guide for feature availability.

For more information on the Ford Focus go to www.edkoehn.com