Ford Focus 2012 Tuned By Loder1899
Aftermarket specialist Loder1899 has released a tuning kit for the 2012 Ford Focus. This German tuner specializing in Ford products is known for several other tuned Ford vehicles. The new tuning package upgrades the looks as well as the performance specs of the car.
The 2012 Ford Focus is the third generation of the Focus, and features the recent developments of Ford UK in producing a car fit for the global market. The car is fitted with a 2.0L DOHC inline 4-clyinder engine with twin independent variable cam-shaft timing; direct gasoline injection and E85 flex fuel capability. This engine has a power rating of 138 hp and provides a torque of 236 lb-ft. With the tuning upgrade of Loder1899, the output is increased to 192 hp of power and 292 lb-ft of torque. The car accelerates from 0-60 mph in less than 8.4 seconds and clocks a top speed of 137 mph with the performance upgrade of the tuner.
The tuner has also offered a sporty suspension kit in the tuning package and the car height is lowered by 35 mm. The stock exhaust system is replaced by a sports dual exhaust system made up of stainless steel. The design upgrades include LED daytime running lamps, chrome-accented fog lamps and carbon headlight covers. The wheels offered are 18, 19 and 20 inches alloy wheels of different designs and finishes. The body kit comprises of carbon fiber front spoiler, side skirts and rear diffuser.
The tuning kit (only power boost) including the base car starts at the price of around $40,000 in Germany and the cost of other upgrades are extra.