Can The Ford Focus RS Beat The Mustang In A Drag Race?
This is civil war – and it’s all Top Gear Magazine’s fault.
Tom Ford and Ollie Marriage, bigwigs at the mag, decided to pit two of Ford’s top performance dogs against each other in a brutal battle to the death. Well, to the finish line.
This drag race is an interesting one. It’s all-wheel drive versus rear-wheel drive. Turbocharged four-cylinder versus big, naturally aspirated V8. The darling of UK enthusiasts versus that of America.
Naturally, the 345bhp Focus gets a better start thanks to launch control and all-wheel drive, but can the 425bhp Mustang make up the gap?
There’s only one way to find out…
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