Promoted: Ford Focus RS – 7 Best Features

What makes the Ford Focus RS the best hot hatch you can buy? It is the power of the 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine, with a twin-scroll turbo, which provides greater response and 345bhp to a 165mph top speed?

Computer-controlled all-wheel-drive, which delivers power when needed for the balance and engaging agility, rear-wheel-drive on a race track, complete or all-wheel-drive for more secure and stable handling on bumpy country roads.

Or is the RS Focus and drive Modes, that allow you to select the settings for the traction on all wheels, suspension, steering, and exhaust note – optional, the launch control allows from 0-62mph in 4.7 sec, and a track, the drift mode that offers the ride of your life.

To be honest, is all of these things – and more – that make the Ford Focus RS in a special way.