Watch the video and see what keeps up with the hot hatch king
17 June 2009

Last week we set you a challenge to identify what car was chasing the Ford Focus RS around the Millbrook alpine route.

We had plenty of guesses – ranging from an Escort Cosworth to a white rental van – but only a few people got it right.

Today we can reveal what was keeping up with the Focus (just), which is a remarkable achievement considering what it is.

But to find out for yourself you’ll have to watch the video for yourselves.

Find out what's chasing the Focus RS

You can also read Steve Sutcliffe's blog on his driving experiences behind the wheel of the chasing car by clicking Chasing the Focus RS

There's also a full gallery of pictures from the budget hot hatch shootout, which picks the most fun car you can buy for £15,000, and which features in this week's Autocar magazine, on sale today.

Budget hot hatch shootout picture gallery

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You can also download a wallpaper image of Sutcliffe, sideways and on the dirt in the Clio by clicking here

Apologies for the delay in setting the video live - we're currently having trouble with our video player.

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