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Old 07-07-2012, 12:19 AM   #254
Shade-010
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Originally Posted by MyThIc3LiTe View Post
I'd skip the stone but I'd never skip the DCT. It works. It almost as good as the one VAG uses. I can't complain.

I'll take the 6 speed DCT over the 5 speed manual. Especially in day to day use where I would wish I had an auto. I get 100% of the performance of a manual, actually more given how fast these swap cogs, but I get so much more ease of use. That's what I want out of a DD.
Sorry, I would have to disagree, i have been driving a Turbo (ecoboost) 6 speed auto escape for a week now and wish I had a 5 speed stick in it, but miss my 5 speed Focus even more. I think the day I choose an auto over a stick, please put me in the ground
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2012 Ford Focus SE Sport-5 speed-203A package
Basline 1 -155.48hp 145.80 tq 93 oct. Lunchbox delete & K-N Drop in filter.
Dyno 4 -177.17 hp 157.28 tq - 93 oct. RDC 2.5" Catback & RD-X Prototype CAI + Tune.
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