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Old 01-16-2013, 10:06 AM   #54
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Originally Posted by Slo86GT View Post
There a dozen comments about zero extra horsepower. Really? Are you that Naive? There's conflicting articles out there about 300+ or 252 hp. Someone posted the base stats for the ST. Get over it and read all the information out there.


The shelby website lists it as 252 HP.

http://www.shelbyamerican.com/2013shelbyfocus.asp

why don't you read all the information out there before you make an out of yourself. I have included a few articles for your reading pleasure...

http://blog.caranddriver.com/2013-sh...oit-auto-show/

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Originally Posted by car and driver
Three months down the road, Shelby plans to introduce a package that will up horsepower by 30 to 50 ponies.
http://www.autoweek.com/article/2013...ROIT/130119903

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Originally Posted by autoweek
based on the high-performance Ford Focus ST. It has the stock Focus ST turbocharged engine that makes 252 hp
http://www.autoblog.com/2013/01/15/s...-detroit-2013/

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Originally Posted by autoblog
Shelby does mention a tuning option that will increase the engine's 252-horsepower output to more than 300, although no pricing is mentioned
http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1...roit-auto-show

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Originally Posted by motorauthority
Shelby still quotes the stock Focus ST’s 252-horsepower rating
http://autos.yahoo.com/blogs/motoram...190908959.html

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Originally Posted by autos.yahoo
With the standard Focus ST producing around 250 hp, Shelby American is in the process of finalizing a performance kit that will boost power between 30-50 ponies, but as of today, the engine (disappointingly) remains unchanged. Still, it’s a strong motor as stock. But a 300 horsepower Focus? Now that sounds interesting.
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