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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 Credits58,300 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.jpg NFSPB Dealership NA Icon.pngNFSPB Dealership NA Icon.pngOff-road ClassRace ClassRunner ClassSpeedcross Class Unlocked in chapter 3 - City Lights.
NFSPB BankYellow Icon.png 76,450
NFSPB StatIcon Speed LargeWhite.png Horsepower 345
Top Speed 165
NFSPB StatIcon Accel LargeWhite.png 0 - 60 4.40
1/4 Mile 13.13
NFSPB StatIcon Nitro LargeWhite.png N2O Capacity 3.2
N2O Power 3.2
NFSPB StatIcon Air LargeWhite.png Airtime 4.6
Landing 4.4
NFSPB StatIcon Brakes LargeWhite.png Response 2.5
Power 1.7

Need for Speed: Heat

The Focus RS '16 appears in Need for Speed: Heat following an article published[3][4] on August 19, 2019, revealing it to be part of the game's official car list, and appears in the NFS: Heat Studio app as part of container 4, which was released on September 10, 2019.


The stock Focus RS '16 is unlocked for purchase from the car dealer for NFSHE Icon Bank.png56,500 upon reaching Reputation Level 16NFSHE Icon Rep.png.

It has a customisation rating of five and can be equipped with performance parts.

NFSHE Ford FocusRS Dealership.jpg
Unlocked at NFSHE Icon Rep.png LVL 16
Infobox 2017White Car.png 157
NFSHE Icon Bank.png56,500
HORSEPOWER [bhp] 345
0-60 MPH [s] 4.40
MAX TORQUE [ft-lb] 325
TOP SPEED [mph] 165
NFSHE HandlingCartesianGraph.png
Customisation (Rating: 5/10)
Engine Swaps (7 Available)
345 hp 2.3L I4
78,000, 19NFSHE Icon Rep.png
[hp] 345 / 645
440 hp 3.5L V6
161,500, 23NFSHE Icon Rep.png
[hp] 440 / 913
345 hp 4.0L V8
131,500, 27NFSHE Icon Rep.png
[hp] 345 / 1,009
470 hp 4.0L V8
198,500, 27NFSHE Icon Rep.png
[hp] 470 / 1,005
503 hp 2.9L V6
192,500, 31NFSHE Icon Rep.png
[hp] 503 / 905
514 hp 4.0L F6
225,500, 31NFSHE Icon Rep.png
[hp] 514 / 1,017
577 hp 4.0L V8
271,500, 35NFSHE Icon Rep.png
[hp] 577 / 1,033



  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: