Originally Posted by Pumbadog
I purchased a Focus SEL on Friday and so far I'm disappointed with the MPG. I drive 38 miles one way to work with 33 miles of it on interstate highways (65 - 75) and the best I'm getting according to the Average MPG reading is 28 MPG. I hope it gets a lot better soon. My Grand Prix trade in was about the same MPG on the highway, the Focus is just better in the city.
give it until about 4-5000 miles, let the engine open up. take it easy for now. promise youll get better mileage once its broken in