Fuel economy; interior comfort; comfortable and quiet ride; SYNC hands-free entertainment system
With a major redesign on track for the 2012 model year, the 2011 Focus remains largely unchanged. The lineup shrinks slightly, with the 2-door coupe now discontinued. SEL models are now available with an automatic transmission only, with no manual transmission available.
The Ford Focus features good economy ratings, and when combined with its low base price, the Focus is one of the most frugal commuter vehicles available. Its 2008 redesign gave the Focus a real sense of refinement inside, and a smooth, quiet ride. SYNC, still a Ford exclusive, allows hands-free control over phones and music devices--well worth the option cost.
Ford's venerable Focus, sold in the U.S. in its current design since 2008, is available only as a 4-dr sedan for 2011. All trims come with Ford's 2.0L Duratec inline 4-cylinder engine that makes 140 horsepower. A 5-speed manual transmission is standard, but a 4-speed automatic is available. With the standard 5-speed, the Focus achieves EPA highway fuel economy ratings of 35 mpg highway.
The Focus continues to offer an impressive safety feature list for 2011, with Advance Trac with electronic stability control and anti-lock brakes. Tront thorax side airbags and full-length side curtain bags are also standard.
The Focus sedan comes in base S and SE, sporty SES and luxurious SEL trims. SES models get a sport-tuned exhaust and stiffer suspension tuning, and 17-inch wheels are included. The SEL model brings a dressed-up appearance with 16-inch "Euroflanged" wheels, chrome door handles, chromed heated mirrors and heated leather seats. It's only available with an automatic transmission.
The base S sedan is a relative bargain, with air conditioning, tilt steering and a CD sound system all standard. At the top of the range, the SEL can be optioned with a power moonroof and an Audiophile sound system. SYNC, a feature integrated with the sound system that allows voice-activated hands-free calling, along with voice-activated control over portable music devices such as iPods or PDAs, is standard on the Focus SES and SEL. Ford's MyKey system, which allows parents to set limits on the vehicle's speed and audio volume, is now standard on all models, as is keyless entry. Remote start is also available on all but the S trim.
Vehicle Price: 17,365.00
*Estimated payments are for informational purposes only and don't account for acquisition fees, destination charges, tax, title, and other fees and incentives or represent a financing offer or guarantee of credit from the seller.
Equipment that may affect values (standard equipment is pre-selected):
© 2017 by Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc. All Rights Reserved. The specific information required to determine the value for this particular vehicle was supplied by the person generating this report. Vehicle valuations are opinions and may vary from vehicle to vehicle. Actual valuations will vary based upon market conditions, specifications, vehicle condition or other particular circumstances pertinent to this particular vehicle or the transaction or the parties to the transaction. This report is intended for the individual use of the person generating this report only and shall not be sold or transmitted to another party. Kelley Blue Book assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions.
Get up-to-date information on the 2011 Ford Focus. Read in depth about this model's features, specs, performance, and much more. Let Bestride.com be your guide to finding your next car.