Built to high European quality, the subcompact Ford Focus enters the North American market as a completely new vehicle for the 2012 model year. Due in dealerships by early 2011, the new Ford Focus presence as either a sedan or a hatchback is joins trim levels choices ranging between the S, SL, SEL and an upscale Titanium level. High-tech features to be expected on the 2012 Ford Focus includes Active Parking Assist, Ford SYNC, ambient lighting and rear view camera. A 2-liter, four-cylinder engine using direct injection and variable camshaft technology to deliver up to 40 miles per gallon highway while producing 155 horsepower. Power from the 2012 Ford Focus engine is handled through a six-speed dual-clutch transmission merging the ease of an automatic with the efficiency of a manual gearbox. Safety features found standard on all 2012 Ford Focus models includes Ford's AdvanceTrac stability control, a high-strength steel body structure as well as front and side airbags.