Even though latest information`s that has been dropped out of Ford`s factory told us that new Ford Fiesta RS won`t be produced we aren`t that much sad because even better news came soon before that, we`re about to have new Fiesta ST200. Even though we can`t say that new 2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 is that much different form the Fiesta RS by the design or shape, he`s quite different (read better) by performances and the abilities. We`ve prepared small review to see how new Fiesta ST200 really is better than Fiesta RS.
2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 Exterior and Interior
As we`ve said, there isn`t something special different on this new 2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 that will separate him from the Fiesta RS. Black grille, air intakes next to it and amazing design of headlights, all that will be present on this new Fiesta ST200 as well. What we know as well is that new Fiesta ST200 will be offered with several more exterior color options so we`re more than confident that the customers will have great set of choices. To complete him, amazing 17.0-inch alloy wheels will be added so his luxury level will be increased and raised to the top and as part of it, new red brake calipers will be offered for some additional sporty appearance.
Interior design will be almost transferred from the Fiesta RS, together with that amazing Recaro seats. Entire cabin of new 2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 looks extra sporty with some amazing silver details which are great touch by Ford`s engineers. Biggest difference between RS and ST200 is instrument board which is now way bigger than before. Even though this time instrument board is bigger, because of the different style and order of the buttons and knobs, cabin of new 2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 looks more spacious than before so this is one more thing why customers won`t miss old Fiesta RS.
2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 Engine
Engine for new 2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 is where the biggest difference is, new ST200 is way stronger than old Fiesta RS. They share the same engine but thus ST200 gain more power. New ST200 will use 1.6-liter 4-cylinder EcoBoost engine that is able to deliver 197 horse power and 213 lb/ft of torque. His maximum speed is also higher than on the Fiesta RS, now it is estimated to be over 143 mph and according to that speed, we estimate his acceleration from 0-60 mph will be for around 6.6 seconds.
2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 Price and Release date
We expect to see new 2018 Ford Fiesta ST200 have starting price of slightly over $25.000 while his release date must be at the spring of 2018.