The Ford Focus ZX3 is a standard range model of the first generation Ford Focus, which was first introduced in 1998 as a replacement of the Ford Escort.
It is powered by a 2.0L DOHC I4 engine and features a 5-speed manual or an optional 4-speed automatic gearbox. It is capable of going from 0-62 mph in 8.7 seconds and has a limited top speed of 104 mph (167 km/h).
The Focus ZX3 was produced alongside a high-performance SVT variant for the North American market.
Need for Speed: Underground
The Focus ZX3 shows above average acceleration compared to other hatchbacks. It also handles well but is only able to reach a moderate top speed.
Need for Speed: Underground 2
The Ford Focus ZX3 appears in Need for Speed: Underground 2 and is one of the cars that are available from the beginning of the career mode.
The Focus ZX3 is similar to its prequel counterpart in terms of acceleration. However, its handling has been improved in the game, making it one of the fastest cornering Stage 1 cars. The biggest drawback of the car is its low top speed.
|Stock||0-60 mph: 8.71 s||0-100 mph: 25.23 s||Top Speed: 125.0 mph (201 km/h)||Torque: 134.2 ft-lbs||Power: 130.4 bhp|
|Fully Upgraded||0-60 mph: 3.08 s||0-100 mph: 8.10 s||Top Speed: 210.0 mph (338 km/h)||Torque: 332.7 ft-lbs||Power: 426.5 bhp|
Need for Speed: Underground Rivals
The Ford Focus ZX3 appears in Need for Speed: Underground Rivals and is purchasable for $18,000.
|Ford Focus (Model Range)|
|ZX3 • ST (2006) • RS • RS500 • ST (2012)|
|Need for Speed: Underground - Cars|
|Vehicles||Acura Integra Type R (Honda Integra Type R) • Acura RSX • Dodge Neon • Ford Focus • Honda Civic Si • Honda S2000 • Hyundai Tiburon GT (Hyundai Coupe) • Mazda Miata (Mazda MX-5 • Mazda RoadsterJP) • Mazda RX-7 • Mitsubishi Eclipse • Mitsubishi Lancer • Nissan 240SX • Nissan 350Z (Nissan Fairlady ZJP) • Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V • Nissan Skyline GT-R • Peugeot 206 • Subaru Impreza • Toyota Celica • Toyota Supra • Volkswagen Golf GTI|
|Traffic||Civil Car • Pickup Truck • SUV • Taxi • Van|
|Parentheses () denote vehicle names in European and Asian releases, JP denotes vehicle names in Japanese releases|
|Need for Speed: Underground Rivals - Cars|
|Cars||Chevrolet Corvette Z06 • Dodge Charger R/T • Dodge Neon • Ford Focus ZX3 • Ford Mustang • Ford SVT Mustang Cobra R • Mazda MX-5 • Mazda RX-7 • Mazda RX-8 • Mitsubishi Eclipse • Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII • Nissan 240SX • Nissan 350Z • Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V • Nissan Skyline GT-R • Pontiac GTO • Subaru WRX STi • Toyota Celica GT-S • Toyota Supra • Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0L|
|Traffic||Pickup Truck • SUV • Van|