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Old 09-16-2010, 04:29 PM   #138
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Originally Posted by azdamay View Post
I'm surprised more people haven't voiced this opinion. No one else thinks that front end is WAY too much? It has a giant, gaping maw. Honestly the car doesn't do that much for me. Maybe if/when I drive one my mind would be changed, but I certainly don't like it enough to consider ditching the car I have now, or my plans to buy a 5.0 in a year or two. Frankly the looks seem to be writing a check it's performance won't be able to cash.

I liked the SVT because it was subtle, only those who were in the "know" could see a difference, it had a European flair. This thing still looks like a Toyota Venza to me.

The front end is what kills it for me. I kinda like the rear other than that it does NOTHING for me.

The MK1 Focus will always be my favorite. This one, no thanks I could care less if it had a bazillion HP (although that would be pretty sweet if it had that much)
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