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Its 197 horsepower adds a Fiesta-sized drizzle of accelerative thrills without overwhelming the front-drive ST’s drivability the way the larger Focus ST’s 252-hp engine does.
Know that accelerative ability closely correlates to the engine's torque rating—not as much the horsepower.
While the two vehicles have similar power-to-weight ratios, the Raptor would have an outright accelerative advantage on the street.
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