Leasing a Ford Focus Vignale
Hatchback is great to drive
Long list of kit
The Ford Focus Vignale is the upmarket version of the excellent Ford Focus with touches of luxury in the equipment list and other incentives to explain the premium – especially when dealing with a Ford dealership. The vehicle offers an impressive driving experience and it's a more polished version of the standard Focus, which already comes with lots of equipment.
Engines and performance for the Ford Focus Vignale
There’s a range of engines available for the Ford Focus Vignale with the 1.5 litre EcoBoost petrol unit offering the best in all-round performance and low running costs. The engine produces 182 PS and is available with either the standard six-speed manual gearbox or automatic eight-speed transmission. Both deliver nice levels of performance, particularly around town with fuel economy of around 53 mpg. There’s also an impressive 1.5 litre diesel unit.
Equipment and handling
While the Ford Focus is one of the best family hatchbacks available with excellent levels of driving enjoyment, the Ford Focus Vignale manages to add a level of luxury, particularly in the cabin, to make it an impressive offering. It certainly offers a better experience behind the wheel when compared to its premium rivals with steering that gives good feedback and confidence when putting the car through its paces. It's also a quiet cabin, even at motorway speeds with the driver assistance technology helping deliver confidence. The Vignale is a standout car, the name Focus doesn't appear on the exterior, plus there's more chrome and polished 18-inch alloy wheels to enjoy. The sparkling chrome grille features a unique pattern and drivers get to choose bespoke body colours. There's also the handmade leather seats that deliver a comfortable experience with other features such as automatic emergency braking and options of adaptive cruise control, which includes roadside recognition. The Vignale delivers an unruffled driving experience and it's a comfortable car over long distances with the petrol engines offering a smooth experience around town. Essentially, the Ford Focus Vignale is a great choice as a practical and spacious family car and for those who want a luxurious driving experience, then this upmarket version of the popular classic is for you.