Unlike the usual Euro hot-hatch tantalization, this video is a preview of things to come right here in the U.S. of A. Confirmed for sale here last September, the 2012 Focus ST should be making its way to 'Merika later this year.

This video, showing off the show-car's Tangerine Scream orange in more natural settings, nonetheless fails to give us a taste of its surely punchy exhaust note, though it does make us eager for our first shot behind the wheel.