The Ford Focus RS is a hot hatch that was first revealed at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show and is based on the third generation Focus manufactured by Ford.

The Focus RS is powered by a 2.3 litre Ecoboost engine and based on an upgraded chassis with new suspension and brakes. In addition, it is offered with all-wheel drive torque vectoring and a series of aerodynamic improvements.

European sales started in late 2015, while North American models were launched in 2016.


Need for Speed (2015)

The Focus RS can be purchased for NFS2015CreditsIcon58,300 in Need for Speed (2015).

0 - 60 mph 1/4 Mile Top Speed Power
Stock 04.86 seconds 13.26 seconds @ 110 mph (177 km/h) 155 mph (249 km/h) 345 hp
Fully Upgraded 02.19 seconds 08.96 seconds @ 169 mph (272 km/h) 228 mph (367 km/h) 1,094 hp

Need for Speed: Payback

The Focus RS appears in Need for Speed: Payback following its appearance in an off-road race gameplay video[2] released on August 30, 2017.


It is unlocked for purchase from the off-road, race, and runner class dealerships upon completing two questlines in chapter 3 - City Lights.

It is unlocked for purchase from the speedcross dealership upon completing the Mac: Speedcross questline included with the Speedcross Story Bundle.

NFSPB FordFocusRS Garage NFSPB Dealership NA IconNFSPB Dealership NA IconNFSPB Dealership Offroad IconNFSPB Dealership Race IconNFSPB Dealership Runner IconNFSPB Dealership Speedcross Icon Unlocked in chapter 3 - City Lights.
NFSPB BankYellow Icon 76,450
NFSPB StatIcon Speed LargeWhite Horsepower 345
Top Speed 165
NFSPB StatIcon Accel LargeWhite 0 - 60 4.40
1/4 Mile 13.13
NFSPB StatIcon Nitro LargeWhite N2O Capacity 3.2
N2O Power 3.2
NFSPB StatIcon Air LargeWhite Airtime 4.6
Landing 4.4
NFSPB StatIcon Brakes LargeWhite Response 2.5
Power 1.7

Need for Speed: Heat

The Focus RS appears in Need for Speed: Heat following an article, revealing it to be part of the game's official car list, was published[3][4] on August 19, 2019, and appears in the NFS: Heat Studio app as part of container 4, which was released on September 10, 2019.


The stock Focus RS can be unlocked in Need for Speed: Heat.



  1. Article: (2015) 2016 Ford Focus RS pricing and specifications. Available at:
  2. Video: CROWNED (2017) NFS Payback - Offroad Race (8 Cars Listed). Available at:
  3. Article: (2019) Under the Hood: Need for Speed Heat Car List. Available at:
  4. Article: (2019) Need for Speed Heat Full Car List Revealed. Available at:
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