Ford focus years. The striking design of the first generation ford focus was provided to the united states as a 3 door hatchback 4 door sedan and a wagon. Its available in a variety of flavors including a no frills commuter machine a high performance hatchback and yes even as an ev. Ford focus models and focus history introduced in europe during 1998 the subcompact ford focus launched in north america as a replacement to the escort for the 2000 model year. Ford began sales of the focus to europe in july 1998 and in north america during 1999 for the 2000 model year.
The 2018 ford focus st may be just as old as the regular focus sharing most of the same elements that have made that car lose much of its appeal as newer competitors came along. The car was launched as a three door hatchback four door sedan and five door wagon. The 2018 ford focus is a well rounded and competent small car. A five door hatchback debuted in 2001.
Although the 2012 ford focus has the most overall complaints we rate the 2014 model year as worse because of other possible factors such as higher repair cost or more problems at lower mileage. Its certainly not the newest and hottest thing around anymore. The 2019 fiesta is the last of the line. The third gen car was launched in 2015 after many years of.
The ford focus is a great used car choice but we have recent data reported by owners that show there are specific years to watch out for if you are shopping. The most reported problem is with the 2003 ford focus for key wont turn in the ignition. Ford of north america began marketing the focus in september 1999 for the 2000 model year with some changes from the european version. 2019 1 2018 8.
The focus went out of production after the 2018 model year. The ford focus first generation is a compact car that was manufactured by ford in europe from 1998 2004 and by ford in north america from 1999 2007.