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Old 02-20-2007, 09:39 AM   #1
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Had Ford continued the SVT upgraded with the Mazda Speed3 type set-up—How many of you would consider purchasing one for around 20G?


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I definately would as the sticker on my ST was over 20. Granted I paid no where near there though. But if it looked anything like the 08 I would say hell no.
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The point's come up before a number of times. You'll hear a lot of people profess their love for the Mk2 ST, saying if we got the same thing they'd be the first one in line to buy one off the dealership floor. I personally believe it to be "grass is greener" syndrome.

For the SVT to continue to have the place it had back in 2002, it would've needed to go a different way than the Mk2 ST went. I don't want an SVT vehicle to be quieter or more civilized. I got it because it was quirky and a little hard to drive. If I want something more relaxed with some power in that price range, I'll get a GTI, thank you very much.

To answer the question, No, I would not, unless it was NOT in the skin of the current Focus we can buy. I have grievances with this interior that would keep me from buying another car like it.
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