A new range-topping version of the Ford Fiesta ST, called the Fiesta ST-3, is now available at TC Harrison Ford priced from £19,250. The Fiesta ST range starts at £17,250, with the current ST-2 model priced at £18,250.
Building on the specification of the award winning Fiesta ST-2, the ST-3 features a whole host of extra kit as standard, including keyless entry, automated lights and wipers and satellite navigation.
The ST-3 still comes with all the standard Fiesta ST features too, such as unique 17" alloy wheels and body kit, Recaro sports seats and air conditioning, and optional ST Style Pack worth £250 from Ford, which includes grey alloys, illuminated scuff plates and red painted brake callipers.
Rear parking sensors can be added to the ST-2 or ST-3 as an additional option for £250, and cruise control and power-folding door mirrors have been added as standard to the ST-3, helping to account for the premium that the trim level commands.
In total, there's around £1,400 of extra equipment fitted to the new ST-3 and a choice of five exterior colours, mated to two interior colour schemes.
The ST-3 has the same 180bhp 1.6 turbo engine and performance as
the ST and ST-2, and can reach 62mph in 6.9 seconds with a top speed of 139mph. CO2 emissions are rated at 138g/km, while economy sits at 47.9mpg.
With the official mountune performance upgrade for the Fiesta ST (that doesn't affect the vehicle warranty) also available at TC Harrison Ford for only £649 including fitting; the ST-3 is capable of reaching 215bhp, enabling acceleration of 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in 6.7 seconds, compared with 6.9 seconds on the factory model - Faster than a £35,865 Mercedes-Benz SLK 200 AMG Sport 7G-Tronic Plus.
In addition, the Fiesta ST-3 as per the ST and ST-2, is currently available with a £500 deposit allowance Ford.