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2003 SVT Focus

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2003 SVT Focus

The 2003 model year saw the addition of a practical 5-door version and a special 3-door European Appearance Package. The European Appearance Package SVT Focus featured an upscale interior with European flair including black leather-trimmed front Recaro sport seats, matching leather door-panel inserts and rear leather seating surfaces. The exterior was set off by 17x7-inch, multi-spoke, Dark Argent wheels, plus two new exclusive colors, Screaming Yellow and Competition Orange.

Engine
Type: DOHC Zetec Inline-4
Displacement: 2.0L / 121 CID
Horsepower: 170 hp @ 7000 rpm
Torque: 145 lbs.-ft. @ 5500 rpm
Bore x Stroke: 3.3 in. x 3.5 in.
Compression: 10.2:1

Suspension
Front: SVT-tuned independent MacPherson struts with angled coil spring/damper units and lower A-arms in optimized double horizontal bushings mounted on a separate front subframe with 21mm stabilizer bar  
Rear: SVT-tuned independent SLA system with one upper and two lower arms, plus additional twist-plate longitudinal link, Separate vertical damper units, 21mm stabilizer bar

Brakes
Front: 11.8 in. vented disc, single-piston caliper
Rear: 11.0 in vented disc, single-piston caliper
ABS: Four wheel, Four sensor ABS system

Wheels/Tires
Wheels: 17 x 7 in. 5-spoke aluminum alloy
Tires: Continental ContiSport Contact, P215/45ZR-17

Performance

0-60 mph: 7.4 seconds (Road & Track)
60-0 mph braking: 122 feet (Road & Track)
1/4-mile @ MPH: 15.6 seconds @ 90.1 mph (Road & Track)
 
Production
Total Produced: 6,158
Total Thee-Door Produced: 3,985

 - Black: 1,266
 - Red:  1,111
 - Silver: 876
 - Orange: 301
 - Yellow: 253
 - Blue: 178
Total Five-Door Produced: 2,173
 - Black: 770
 - Silver: 701
 - Red: 582
 - Blue: 120