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2013 Ford Focus ST Long Term Road Test

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2013 Ford Focus ST: Ride Quality

January 24, 2013

2013 Ford Focus ST

Given the excellent handling capabilities of the 2013 Ford Focus ST, you might assume that there's a tradeoff in terms of ride quality. Well, compared to a regular Focus, I suppose there is. But given how well the ST goes around corners, I'm pretty impressed by the way it takes on bumps and rough pavement. There's a nice compliance in the suspension that complements the all-around usability of this car. It's rarely stiff or jarring.

In terms of ride quality, the 2013 Focus ST is a performance car that I wouldn't have any problems using for daily urban commuting or long-distance freeway trips.

Brent Romans, Senior Automotive Editor @ 8,562 miles

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