Carbon Copies Sharper Focus

BMW says it has already done so with the i3, now Ford says it will ‘democratise’ carbonfibre.

The announcement, made at the Detroit show, came as Ford wheeled out the stunning GT, which it claims is the first production car with carbonfibre wheels (something BMW has also FORD’S given the Focus a facelift. Th end of the 2015 car works better than pan-faced Fiesta, but the mid-life upda are more than cosmetic. Australian buy will be interested in a new 1.5-litre Eco petrol engine, offered in both 110 and shown the media). Ford claims the technology, which includes structural components made out of the grey weave, including a carbonfibre passenger cell, will filter down to its more affordable models, just as BMW has said about its ‘i’ brand models...