Ford Australia has recently announced the arrival of the brand-new 2019 Focus on the local market, the model hitting dealerships in December in no less than three main variants.

Prices start from $25,990 for the Trend hatch automatic and continue with the ST-Line hatch auto for which you will have to pay $28,990. Next is the ST-Line wagon auto with a price tag of $30,990, and finally the top of the line Focus Titanium hatch auto available at $34,990.

From a visual standpoint, depending on the variant you choose, you can have the 2019 Ford Focus with some additional highlights. For instance, the ST-Line is better equipped at the exterior, featuring LED fog lights and taillights, sports suspension system which makes it more appealing and aggressive, as well as gorgeous set of 17-inch alloy wheels.

Inside, standard features refer to Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Hotspot capability, Google Maps and Spotify, along with digital radio, satellite-navigation, Ford SYNC 3 multimedia system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility.

Under the hood, the all-new 2019 Ford Focus in Australia is powered by a feisty 1.5-liter turbocharged three-cylinder petrol burner, developing a good 124 kW and 240 Nm of torque. All variants are equipped with a standard eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters, along with automatic stop/start button.

Aussie magazine PerformanceDrive has also issued the official details of the new 2019 Focus in Australia. Enjoy!

2019 Ford Focus – Full Details


Exterior features:
5-door hatch with laser-welded body
All-new aerodynamic body design with 0.27 Cd
Active front grille
Aero curtain front bumper
Underbody aerodynamic panels
Integrated rear spoiler
16-inch alloy wheels
Automatic (dusk sensing) headlights with Follow Me Home function
Automatic (rain-sensing) windscreen wipers.

Interior features:
All-new interior with increased knee, shoulder room
Cruise control
Selectable drive modes
Power windows with global open/close
Electronic park brake
Rotary e-shifter
Electrochromatic (auto-dimming) mirror
Leather steering wheel
Comfort seats
6-way manual driver seat adjustment with lumbar support

Infotainment features:
8.0-inch high-resolution full-colour touchscreen
SYNC 3 operating system
Apple CarPlay2, Android Auto3 & AppLink4
Built-in satellite-navigation with Traffic Message Channeliii and MapCare
Voice Control/Voice Recognition i.e. Climate Control
Google Maps, Spotify compatible
Wi-Fi Hotspot Compatible
6-speaker audio
Emergency Assistance.

Safety and security features:
Driver, front, passenger, front seat-side and side curtain airbags
AEB with pedestrian and cyclist detection
Lane Keeping Aid with Lane Departure Warning
180-degree full-colour high-resolution reversing camera
Rear parking sensors
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)
ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Traction Control
Hill Launch Assist
Emergency Brake Assist
Post-impact Braking
Adjustable speed limiter
Power child locks
ISOFIX child-seat mounting points.


Exterior features:
ST-Line unique honeycomb active grille
ST-Line specific rear bumper
ST-Line rear spoiler
ST-Line unique body kit including side skirts
Unique 17-inch rock metallic-finish alloy wheels
Sports suspension with 10mm lower ride height
LED adaptive cornering fog lamps
LED taillights
Privacy glass
Chrome twin tailpipes
Auto folding, heated side mirrors with puddle lamps
Roof rails (ST-Line wagon only)

Interior features:
Dual-zone climate control
Smart keyless entry and push-button engine start
Wireless conductive Qi standard smartphone charging
ST-Line dark roof lining
ST-Line flat-bottom steering wheel
Metallic foot pedals.


Exterior features:
Chrome grille and window detailing
Adaptive LED headlights
LED taillights
Privacy glass
Auto folding, heated side mirrors with puddle lamps
18-inch alloy wheels

Interior features:
Dual-zone climate control
Smart keyless entry and push-button engine start
Wireless conductive Qi standard smartphone charging
6-way power adjustable front seats with lumbar
Heated front seats with leather upholstery
B&O Play sound system with nine speakers and subwoofer
Variable LED colour ambient lighting

Safety and security features:
Blind Spot Information System with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Active Braking
Adaptive Cruise Control(ACC) with Stop & Go ALL-NEW FORD FOCUS MLPiv.