Ford Fiesta ST (2004–2008)
- January 2008: Two special dealer-fit tuning packs from January 2008
- June 2008: Limited edition Fiesta ST500 announced
Fitted with 150PS 1,999cc Mondeo chain cam engine and 17" wheels with 205/40 tyres.
Plenty of goodies inside including a/c, part leather trim, special gearknob, CD autochanger, etc.
Two special dealer-fit tuning packs from January 2008
The Mountune Performance Stage 1 package will retail at £1,435 (plus fitting) and consists of a high-flow air induction system, a high performance exhaust system including high flow catalyst and tubular manifold, and re-calibration of Ford's 2.0-litre Duratec ST engine to produce 165PS.
The more powerful Mountune Performance Stage 2 package will cost £1,838 (plus fitting) and adds new camshafts and valve springs to the basic package to deliver 185PS.
Developed by Ford Team RS in a new association with Roush Technologies Ltd, which owns the Mountune Racing motorsport brand, these packages will only be available at specialist Ford dealers. The upgrades have a minimum of 12 months/12,000 miles dealer warranty up to a maximum of three years/36,000miles.
The upgrade kits do not affect the vehicle warranty and will be available from the selected Ford Dealers from March 1st 2008. In addition to the two Mountune Performance upgrades there will also be a KW suspension upgrade kit, optimised at the Nurburgring, at a retail price of £605 (plus fitting) for Fiesta ST and Recaro seats in black Ambler leather with black Dinamica suede for £1,950.69 (plus fitting) also through specialist Ford dealers.
These performance upgrades will not affect the vehicles excise duty classification, however customers will need to advise their insurers of any upgrades fitted.
Limited edition Fiesta ST500 announced
Priced from £15,000 and called ST 500, production limited to just 500 and will be distinguished by unique styling touches and extras. Fiesta ST500's features include 17in 11-spoke black alloys, red brake callipers and carbon fibre pattern interior trim. The interior also features a Sony audio system and ebony leather heated seats. Panther black metallic paint. Black alloy wheels. Silver bonnet and side stripes.