Getting sideways within the Focus RS utilizing Drift Mode is definitely loads of enjoyable, however the engineers at Ford Efficiency have made getting sideways even simpler with the brand new Drift Stick, which was simply revealed at SEMA in Las Vegas.
Developed by the identical staff who labored on Drift Mode, the Focus RS Drift Stick is the world’s first digital handbrake. The Drift Stick makes use of the RS’ all-wheel-drive and antilock brake methods to assist provoke drifts by opening the rear clutches and utilizing hydraulic strain to lock the again wheels when pulling the aluminum lever.
Ford says the implementation of a hydraulic handbrake could be extra concerned and never simply reversible, whereas the digital system makes use of present Focus RS and requires much less strain than a hydraulic unit to have interaction and disengage.
The $999 Drift Stick is offered for order starting to December to prospects within the US and Canada, will not void a automotive’s manufacturing facility guarantee and is alleged to be permitted by Gymkhana madman Ken Block.