See how a 2017 Ford Focus sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Wickenburg, AZ.


 
  • Jones Ford Wickenburg Journal
  • Sep 10th 2017 - 9 days ago
  • Wickenburg, AZ
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Compared To Hyundai Elantra GT 2017



The Focus stops much shorter than the Elantra GT:

 

Focus

Elantra GT

 

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

123 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Dodge Dart 2016



The Focus stops much shorter than the Dart:

 

Focus

Dart

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

236 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

189 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

122 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

143 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Nissan Versa Note 2017



For better stopping power the Focus’ brake rotors and drums are larger than those on the Versa Note:

 

Focus

Versa Note

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10.02 inches

Rear Drums

9 inches

8 inches

Opt Rear Rotors

10.7 inches

The Focus offers optional antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Versa Note. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes which work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Focus stops much shorter than the Versa Note:

 

Focus

Versa Note

 

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

122 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

149 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Hyundai Veloster 2017



The Focus stops much shorter than the Veloster:

 

Focus

Veloster

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

244 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

179 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

127 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

142 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Hyundai Accent 2016



For better stopping power the Focus’ front brake rotors and drums are larger than those on the Accent:

 

Focus

Accent

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10.1 inches

The Focus stops much shorter than the Accent:

 

Focus

Accent

 

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

174 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

129 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

147 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Toyota Prius c 2017



For better stopping power the Focus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Prius c:

 

Focus

Prius c

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10 inches

The Focus offers optional antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Prius c. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes which work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Focus stops much shorter than the Prius c:

 

Focus

Prius c

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

321 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

175 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

125 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Chevrolet Sonic 2017



The Focus offers optional antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Sonic. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes that work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Focus stops much shorter than the Sonic:

 

Focus

Sonic

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

223 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

184 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

124 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Nissan Versa Note 2016



For better stopping power the Focus’ brake rotors and drums are larger than those on the Versa Note:

 

Focus

Versa Note

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10.02 inches

Rear Drums

9 inches

8 inches

Opt Rear Rotors

10.7 inches

The Focus offers optional antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Versa Note. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes that work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Focus stops much shorter than the Versa Note:

 

Focus

Versa Note

 

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

122 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

149 feet

Consumer Reports