Ford Focus Sedan India Launch In 2012 Possible- Specs, Features, Details, Price

Ford, Ford and Ford. This is what being heard everywhere. Reason? Ford Figo getting awarded the car of the year and now with the news, you will probably start planning another sedan. Ford India is planning to introduce the 2012 Ford Focus sedan during the year 2012.

Extremely vibrant, dynamic, aggressive and beautiful combined define the car and when you take a look at its images, the impression is bound to become stronger. The car is planned after the launch of 2011 Ford Fiesta which is due for the coming July / August. Sources have reported of a test mule resembling the 2012 Focus in a camouflage around Chennai and in all probability the car is the same.

2012 Ford Focus

The segment that the car will target is already crowded and in order stand out and achieve appreciable sales figures, it will have to taste like a new flavour for the buyers. The Focus is a bit pricy and will take on Skoda Laura, Honda Civic , Chevrolet Cruze , Volkswagen Jetta , Toyota Corolla Altis,and a few upcoming cars.

2012 Ford Focus rear

2012 Ford Focus Sedan Specifications In India


Powertrain                                  Internal Combustion


Configuration                                          I
Cylinders                                                   4
Fuel Type                                                 Gasoline
Displacement (cc)                                1999
Max. Power (BHP)                                160
Max. Power @RPM                              6500
Max. Torque (lb-ft)                               146
Max. Torque @RPM                            4450


Transmission Type                             Manual              S-Manual
Forward Gears                                          5                                6


Driven Wheels                                     FWD


Generic Type                                          Car
Vehicle Size                                          Small
Rear Roof Profile                                Trunk
No Side Doors                                          4

Exterior Dimensions

Curb Weight (lb)                                   2918                      2956
Wheelbase (in)                                                    104.3
Height – Body (in)                                                 57.8
Width – Body (in)                                                  71.8
Length (in)                                                              178.5
Front Track (in)                                                      61.2
Rear Track (in)                                                        60.4


Chassis Type                                         Unitized Body/Frame
Engine Layout                                               Transverse
Engine Position                                               Front

Front Suspension –Type                 MacPherson strut/lower arm
Rear Suspension – Type                  Multilink


Front Brakes – Type                           Vented Disc
Rear Brakes – Type                             Drum

Drum (S, SE)
Disc (SEL, Titanium)

Wheels / Tires

Tire Size F (,R)

195/65R15 (S)
215/55R16 (SE)


195/65R15 (S)
215/55R16 (SE, SEL)
215/50R17 (SEL, Titanium)


Rows of Seats                                       2
Max. Passenger Capacity                 5
Interior Dimensions
Head Room – 1st Row (in)               38.3
Head Room – 2nd Row (in)             38.0
Shoulder Room – 1st Row (in)            55.6
Shoulder Room – 2nd Row (in)          53.7


Cargo Access                                      Trunk
Fuel Capacity (gallons) (gal)        12.4

2012 Ford Focus interiror

2012 Ford Focus Sedan Price In India

The pricing as per the US market is around Rs. 11 Lakh but we expect it to be priced around Rs. 18 Lakh when launched in our market.