What are customers saying about the Ford Focus in Dubai, UAE
Vikram - It took me some time to find a used Ford Focus, but I finally got one for a good price a few months. This is my first car, and it’s easy to drive and light on my wallet which is exactly what I was looking for when I passed my test. Pros: Second-hand price is excellent. Cons: Could be quicker.
Karim - Found a pre-owned Ford Focus online for a good price in Dubai, I’d recommend this car to any first time drivers as it’s easy to drive and is fuel efficient. Pros: Low price when used and fuel efficient. Cons: Legroom in the back is cramped.
Cameron - I got myself an import Ford Focus ST as they carry a high price here in Dubai. The manual transmission hooked up the turbocharged engine is incredible, the speed for such a small car is awesome, and the interior specs are great as well. The boot space is small, though. Pros: Manual transmissions, speed and options. Cons: Boot space and price.
Five reasons to buy a used Ford Focus
Found a Ford Focus ST at a low price? Buy it. It’s got a manual gearbox and is one seriously hot hatch.
In full trim, these cars have some impressive specs including leather, navigation and so on.
With a small engine under the bonnet fuel economy is excellent and over the years it’s only improved.
They are incredibly cheap when second hand, you can get a 2002 model for as little as AED 5,000.
Loads of different body styles to choose from, whenever you are looking to buy used Ford Focus in Dubai, UAE you’ll find a sedan, hatchback, convertible or a station wagon.
About the Ford Focus
Taking over from the Ford Escort, the Ford Focus was introduced into the market in 1998 and incredibly enough has surpassed the Toyota Corolla as the best-selling vehicle in the world. Many forms of the Focus are available, the most notable being the hatchback there’s a sedan and station wagon version as well. Known around the world, these cars has a rich heritage in motorsport as does it’s smaller variant; the Ford Fiesta.
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2004 used Ford Focus for sale in Dubai, UAE
When the Ford Escort production came to an end, the Focus took over as the entry-level Ford that everyone could afford. It wasn’t the best looking around, but it got the job done. Standard features include fabric seats, radio tuner and manual accessories.
2001 models have a new face and bumpers; a few optional extras are available; xenon headlights, CD player, a navigation system, different seats, Bluetooth and a camera system.
Five engines with multiple displacements are available across various trims; 1.4 S and SE, 1.6 S and SE, 1.8, 2.0 ST and 2.0 Turbo RS. All are four cylinders hooked up to a 4-speed automatic or a 5 and 6-speed manual gearbox powering the front wheels.
Certain parts of the world, this body is available through to 2007 models.
Looking to buy used Ford Focus for sale in Dubai, UAE? You can buy one for as little as AED 5,000.
2005, 2006, and 2007 second-hand Ford Focus for sale in Dubai, UAE
Once again available in a variety of body styles, with a two door convertible available in export markets only. Still marked as on of the best handling vehicles after the Porsche 911, the Focus rides on a longer wheelbase allowing more boot space and room inside the cabin. A new face is slapped on the front end with a larger grille and new headlights with slim rear lights round back.
Features remained identical with some regions receiving optional leather seats.
All previous engines return for another few years. GCC version is only equipped with a 1.6-litre inline four cylinder motor, leaving the powerful engines to be imported from overseas. Powering the front wheels is either a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic.
Prices for these models start at AED 7,000.
2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 pre-owned Ford Focus for sale in Dubai, UAE
With a sleeker front on all models, the Ford Focus gains new standard features; power accessories, along with a stereo system and fabric seats. Options increase; keyless go, USB input, sunroof and tyre pressure monitor are added alongside previous extras.
Finally, the 2.0-litre engine is available in the region. The 1.6-litre motor receives a small boost in horsepower. Transmissions and Drivetrains are identical.
Prices in this generation start at AED 8,000.
2012, 2013 and 2015 used Ford Focus for sale in Dubai, UAE
With today’s changing so quickly, Ford restyled the entire exterior of the Focus. Slim rear lights move downwards and are now embedded into the bodywork instead of the tailgate; the whole front end is reworked, and new bumpers and rims are available.
A range of new features are available both inside and out. 16-inch rims, powered mirrors and keyless entry are standard on the outside, and the renewed interior now features media inputs and a new centre mounted display. Higher trim levels and optional extras expand from previous models with cruise control, “sport” front seats, park assist system, Bluetooth, automatic A/C leather seats.
As with previous models, ABS, front and side airbags and stability control are standard.
With all the new options added to the list, new trim levels are introduced; with base models known as Ambiente, Trend, Sport and the highest trim being Titanium.
Both engines return for another few years, this time with a larger increase in both power and fuel economy. Manual transmissions are still available as automatic ones gain manual options.
W2013 models were joined by the Ford Focus ST even though it’s been available in the export market for some time. Regional showrooms started stocking them. With an edgier look that includes a rear spoiler, unique bumpers, dual exhaust tips and exclusive 18-inch rims. Rear parking sensors are optional.
Options include cruise control, keyless start, Bluetooth, leather sports seats, automatic a/c, LED taillamps everything else standard Focus models have. Four wheel independent suspension, ABS, stability control and hill-start assist are all part of the package.
Powering this hot hatch is a 2.0-litre EcoBoost four cylinder engine rated at around 250 horsepower. Only a 6-speed manual gearbox powers the front wheels.
Prices start at AED 22,000.
2016 Ford Focus for sale in Dubai, UAE
Once again going under the knife for another refresh with a new front grille, front bumper and headlights attached. The rear end was not left out as it too is cleaned up for a sleeker design. Rear spoiler and optional rim design join a long list of extras.
Aside from similar basic options from previous generations, 2016 models get four-wheel independent suspension and LED taillamps.
Both engines are dropped in favour of a 1.5-litre EcoBoost four-cylinder motor instead. Gone is the manual transmission leaving only a six-speed auto/manual unit to power the front wheels.
ST models also have the new front end attached but maintain engine, interior and exterior specifications.
Ford Focus RS models in 2016 look to dethrone the ST at the top of the food chain. Powered by a modified version of the Ford Mustang's 2.3-litre four cylinder EcoBoost engine that powers all four wheels and has dedicated drift mode.