See how a 2017 Ford Focus sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Ellijay, GA.


 
  • North Georgia Ford Journal
  • Jun 11th 2017 - 186 days ago
  • Ellijay, GA
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Compared To Fiat 500 2017



For better stopping power the Focus’ standard front brake rotors are larger than those on the 500:

 

Focus

500

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10.1 inches

The Focus stops much shorter than the 500:

 

Focus

500

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

237 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

195 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

131 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

142 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Toyota Corolla iM 2017



The Focus stops much shorter than the Corolla iM:

 

Focus

Corolla iM

 

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

176 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

128 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

150 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Toyota Prius c 2016



For better stopping power the Focus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Prius c:

 

Focus

Prius c

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10 inches

The Focus offers optional antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Prius c. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes that work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Focus stops much shorter than the Prius c:

 

Focus

Prius c

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

321 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

175 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

125 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Toyota Prius v 2017



The Focus stops much shorter than the Prius v:

 

Focus

Prius v

 

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

191 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

124 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

151 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Toyota Prius c 2017



For better stopping power the Focus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Prius c:

 

Focus

Prius c

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10 inches

The Focus offers optional antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Prius c. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes which work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Focus stops much shorter than the Prius c:

 

Focus

Prius c

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

321 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

175 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

125 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Nissan Versa Note 2016



For better stopping power the Focus’ brake rotors and drums are larger than those on the Versa Note:

 

Focus

Versa Note

Front Rotors

10.9 inches

10.02 inches

Rear Drums

9 inches

8 inches

Opt Rear Rotors

10.7 inches

The Focus offers optional antilock four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Only rear drums come on the Versa Note. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes that work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Focus stops much shorter than the Versa Note:

 

Focus

Versa Note

 

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

122 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

149 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Toyota Corolla 2017



The Focus stops much shorter than the Corolla:

 

Focus

Corolla

 

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

187 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

105 feet

123 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

149 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Volkswagen Jetta 2017



The Focus stops much shorter than the Jetta:

 

Focus

Jetta

 

80 to 0 MPH

210 feet

257 feet

Road and Track

70 to 0 MPH

173 feet

185 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

118 feet

147 feet

Road and Track

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

141 feet

144 feet

Consumer Reports