The Ford Focus ST to appear in The Sweeney

The stylish Ford ST model will make a guest appearance in the new 2012 film, The Sweeney.

The new sporty Ford Focus ST model first made its appearance at the Frankfurt motor show in September 2011 and is set to go on sale in 40 countries, including the UK, in 2012.

The Focus ST that will feature in the film will be the 2.0-litre 247hp four-cylinder EcoBoost engine.

Inside the cabin Ford boast a high quality leather upholstery, sports seats and body-coloured stitching. Distinctive exterior features include a large front grille, deep air intakes, side skirts and a sporty rear spoiler.

Anthony Ireson, Ford Britain marketing director, said: “The new Focus ST is a hugely exciting car for Ford with terrific dynamic credibility. It will be a car for real driving enthusiasts, so Regan and Carter won’t be disappointed.”

Ford vehicles have previously appeared in the James Bond franchise, with 007 taking to the wheel of a Ford Mondeo in Casino Royale.

Below is a video of the ‘007’ Ford Mondeo in action: