Officially presented a new rally model Ford RS RX

Officially presented a new rally model Ford RS RX

August 13, 2016 0 By autotimesnews

Ford has officially presented a new racing car RS RX, which will participate in a series of races FIA World Rallycross. Although it uses the same bodyshell as the previous model Focus RS, the new RS RX is more extreme in every way. Since World Rallycross includes tracks that are only partially paved (Canadian route was 59% asphalt, and other occupied by mud ), cars are a hybrid between rally cars and Touring models.

The assembly is at the plant M-Sport in the UK and Northern Ireland, but with great technical potential of Performance. Under the hood is a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine, the performance of which is 600 horsepower that delivers 663 Nm of torque. The maximum speed is 203 km/h.

The novelty from Ford Motor Company reaches 100 km/h in 1.9 seconds, and has an enormous wing on the hatch. Brakes designed by Brembo, with four-piston calipers gripping and 13.8-inch slotted front rotor. While the three-way shock absorbers, adjustable suspension, equipped with sports modification.

Wheels 17 inches in diameter were taken from Cooper Avon, working in tandem with racing tires, which are necessary for all participants in World Rallycross.