Ford has revealed 2019 Focus Active Wagon and along with between Focus Active it will bridge the gap between passenger cars and SUVs. However, this fourth generation Focus won’t be arriving in United States as planned. This is due to US President Donald Trump decision to increase product tariff of Chinese products. This leaves only Mustang available for US market and vehicles such as Fiesta, C-Max, Fusion, and Taurus has been axed from the lineup. 2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon promises to deliver SUV inspired versatility even though it lacks all-wheel drive. Styling of 2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon is inspired from crossover with protective cladding and raised suspension.
It might not be a true crossover but Ford promises that 2019 Focus Active Wagon will deliver rough-road ability and higher driving position for a confident urban and highway driving. It is able to offer such improved driving experience is because of the modified chassis. 2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon is just like any other wagon but it is higher ground clearance (1.18 inch at front and 1.3 inch at rear) than standard Focus. Other features in the 2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon comprise of plastic cladding, unique bumpers and front grille, and standard roof rails. Exterior changes have been made to make it more rugged and hence, includes silver-finish skid plates and unique alloy wheel designs.
Interior of Ford Focus Active Wagon has high-bolstered seats trimmed with Active cloth featuring blue stitching, leather-wrapped steering wheel and gearshift lever along with bright elements on the dashboard and door panels. As 2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon uses modified chassis, it gets short-long arm (SLA) independent rear suspension configuration, unique springs, dampers, stabilizer bars, front and rear knuckle geometries. Normal, Sport, Eco along with two new driving modes will be made available i.e. Slippery and Trail. Engine lineup of 2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon will comprise of two EcoBoost three-cylinder turbocharged gasoline units and two EcoBlue four-cylinder turbo diesels. Petrol range offers 123hp with 1.0 liter engine and 148hp with 1.5 liter engine. Diesel range constitute of 118hp from 1.5 liter engine and 148hp from 2.0 liter diesel unit.