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2012 Ford Focus SEL specs & colors

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2012 Ford Focus SEL

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Key specs

Color options


Arctic White

Charcoal Black

Taupe / Pearl Beige

Medium light stone

Charcoal black

Beige / Lt Beige



Starting MSRP

  • leather-trimmed seats
  • 6-way pwr driver seat w/manual lumbar
  • 17" aluminum wheels



Starting MSRP

  • Sony 10-speaker sound system w/subwoofer
  • MyFord Touch w/8" touch-screen display
  • SIRIUS satellite radio w/6-month subscription



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Starting MSRP

  • Sony 10-speaker sound system w/subwoofer
  • MyFord Touch w/8" touch-screen display
  • SIRIUS satellite radio w/6-month subscription



EPA Classification Compact
Front Wheel Size 16 x -TBD- in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x -TBD- in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 6500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 146 @ 4450
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 38 MPG
Cruising Range - City 347.20 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 28 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 31 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 471.20 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 6
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.92
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.42
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.51
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.85
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear SLA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.94 x -TBD- in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 12.4 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 36.0 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size P215/55R16
Rear Tire Size P215/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Base Curb Weight 2922 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 90.7 ft³
Front Head Room 38.3 in
Front Leg Room 41.9 in
Front Shoulder Room 55.6 in
Front Hip Room 53.9 in
Second Head Room 38.0 in
Second Leg Room 43.7 in
Second Shoulder Room 53.7 in
Second Hip Room 52.7 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in
Length, Overall 178.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 71.8 in
Height, Overall 57.7 in
Track Width, Front 61.2 in
Track Width, Rear 60.4 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 13.2 ft³
AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: aux input jack, speed-sensitive volume, (6) speakers Optional
Piano black grille -inc: active shutter Optional
Front wheel drive Standard
Ambient interior lighting Optional
Pwr windows w/1-touch down on all windows Optional
Overhead console Optional
LATCH (Lower anchors & tethers for children) system Standard
Dual-zone electronic climate control Optional
Dual stage front airbags Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Optional
Driver left foot rest Standard
Front/rear/cargo dome lights Standard
60/40 split rear bench seat w/(3) removable headrests Optional
Rear stabilizer bar Standard
Front seatback map pockets Optional
Body-color bumpers Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Optional
Universal garage door opener Optional
Chrome beltline molding Optional
Pwr door locks Standard
Full floor center console w/storage & armrest Optional
Rear 3-point safety belts for all positions Standard
3-point front safety belts -inc: height-adjustable D-rings, pretensioners, Belt-Minder Standard
Quad-beam halogen automatic headlamps Optional
SYNC voice activated communications & entertainment system -inc: Bluetooth capability, steering wheel audio controls, USB port, audio input jack, 911 assist, vehicle health report, turn-by-turn navigation, real-time traffic *Traffic, directions, info services receive a complimentary (3) year pre-paid subscription* Optional
Rear door child safety locks Standard
Fog lamps Optional
MyKey system -inc: top speed limiter, audio volume limiter, early low fuel warning, programmable sound chimes, Beltminder w/audio mute Optional
MyFord driver connect technology Optional
Remote keyless entry Standard
Body-color door handles Optional
Front reading lights Optional
Body-color folding pwr signal mirrors w/spotter Optional
Black rocker moldings Standard
SecuriLock passive anti-theft system Standard
Tachometer Standard
6-speed PowerShift automatic transmission Optional
Front/rear 12V pwr points Optional
16" alloy wheels Optional
AdvanceTrac w/electronic stability control Standard
(2) front cupholders Standard
Easy Fuel capless fuel-filler system Standard
Front/rear side-impact airbags Standard
Front door storage bins Standard
Cloth front bucket seats -inc: 4-way driver seat, 2-way passenger seat, 4-way adjustable head restraints Standard
Illuminated entry Optional
Front/rear side curtain airbags Standard
Mini spare tire Standard
Emergency trunk release Standard
Perimeter alarm Optional
2.0L GDI I4 flex fuel engine Standard
Cruise control Optional
Instrument cluster -inc: trip computer, outside temp display, compass Optional
Rear window defroster Standard
Rear coat hooks Standard
Independent control blade rear suspension Standard
4-wheel pwr disc brakes Optional
Mast antenna Standard
Leather-wrapped steering wheel Optional
Tilt/telescopic steering column Standard
Independent McPherson strut front suspension Standard
Electric pwr assist rack & pinion steering Standard
Metallic interior trim finish -inc: door pulls, register surround Optional
P215/55R16 tires Optional
Anti-lock brakes (ABS) Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
Front/rear floor mats Optional
Passenger occupant detection system (PODS) Standard
Variable intermittent wipers Standard

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