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Old 10-30-2014, 03:56 PM   #1
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Euro Focus 3dr build

Hi Im Dan and this is my focus project


The car had been subject to an insurance write off and was repaired. . Thing is with silver focuses is paint a single panel and it stands out a lot. A few panels around the car had been painted but nothing matches so its having a colour change.
So it is
2003 Focus 1.6 Elle ltd edition
Heated black leather interior
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Nasty alloys.
Right then in 2000 ford had a body kit option called the Collection which consisted of front and rear bumpers and side skirts. I have got hold of this kit which is getting fairly rare these days.
So trial fit

some 17s

And fitted


So the plan is full colour change, better suspension, better brakes, audio upgrade and maybe an engine swap..

So thats it for now in the coming weeks it shall be stripped down and prepped and painted.. I need it on the road for December.



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Old 10-31-2014, 03:20 PM   #2
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collection bumpers are some of my favorite on the mk1.

sweet man good luck
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Old 11-01-2014, 08:31 PM   #3
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Old 11-01-2014, 08:59 PM   #4
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I like that alternative front!
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Old 11-01-2014, 11:31 PM   #5
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Looks great love the styling of euro model fords
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Old 11-01-2014, 11:42 PM   #6
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Love the euro look! Not a fan of the black wheels though.
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Old 11-02-2014, 02:00 PM   #7
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Cheers for the comments.. im not keen on the wheel colour either so will be changed. Doing some body mods going down the route of less is more so shaving the boot lock, boot badge and on the euro cars we have door strips so the holes are going. I will be removing the hood washer jets, roof aerial and ill be using later focus mirrors with built in indicators.
Some progress pics. .








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Old 11-02-2014, 11:52 PM   #8
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cool! yes the RS collection set is very nice one of the best looking front ends period.
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Real metal bodywork!

Excellent

That will be a real show car when finished.
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Old 11-03-2014, 03:01 AM   #10
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Daily driver this will be :)
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