2017 Ford Fiesta ST vs Focus ST: Shortchanged By Baby Brother

Both the Ford Fiesta ST and Focus ST has something different to offer. While both of them are fun to drive, the Fiesta ST comes with a smaller price tag which means you will save more but at what cost.

A Reddit user tested out both the Ford Fiesta ST and the Ford Focus ST and at the end of the day, he said that the Ford Fiesta ST definitely did not match all the hype and that he felt like he has been shortchanged when he enter the Ford Fiesta ST. According to the OP, the interior of the Fiesta ST felt cheap and flimsy especially when you compare it with the Focus ST.

Well, the fact is that the Ford Fiesta ST is all about the driving experience. It was never about the interior. Which one will you go for, the Fiesta ST or the Focus ST?

The Fiesta ST comes in with a 1.6 liter 4 cylinder engine that will be offering about 197hp. It will return about 23mpg in the city and 33mpg on the highway. The Focus ST, on the other hand, will come in with a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine that will offer about 252hp and will return about 22mpg in the city and 31mpg on the highway. The Ford Fiesta ST will retail for $21,610 while the Focus ST will retail for $24,775.

Steven Estevez

I am an automotive journalist with 15 years of experience. I am writing articles for the Motoring Crunch magazine. I love everything related to cars, trucks and pickups, as well as motorcycles. My contact e-mail: [email protected]