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Old 11-09-2007, 02:24 PM   #1
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2008 ford focus s (base model)

hey, i was on the ford site and came a cross a pic of the new 08 foci. its the base S model with a black grille! no chrome? is it possible that ford decided to make the base model with the a chromeless grille to help out the black SES on a front end replacement!? cool beans


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Old 11-09-2007, 02:27 PM   #2
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Looks more like plastic than painted. Only available on the cheapest version tho.
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Old 11-09-2007, 04:17 PM   #3
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I'll never understand why Ford has that Mach III or II look on everything. I think it's pretty stupid looking myself. Even if they offered a chromeless option on every model, it would be better. I don't care for chrome anything though.
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Old 11-09-2007, 04:36 PM   #4
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yeah I haven't had any chrome on my last 2 cars and don't plan on it either
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Old 11-09-2007, 04:39 PM   #5
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Not a big fan when i comes to chrome.

I would paint it to match the car color than make it chrome.
To much chrome would make a focus look like an executive car more than a tuner.
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Old 11-09-2007, 04:47 PM   #6
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By "executive" do you mean rental car for traveling executives haha?
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Old 11-09-2007, 05:08 PM   #7
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i dont care im not gonna get a 08 so yea ima paint my chrome grille on my 07 to match my car
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^^^Why not just buy an ST grille?
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Old 11-09-2007, 06:20 PM   #9
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^^^Why not just buy an ST grille?
Bwahahah...FOOL! I have purchased all of the known Focus ST grilles and I'm going to eat them all except for one! Then I will sell it for ONE ZILLION dollars! Then he'll have no choice but to buy it from me and then I SHALL RULE THE GALAXY! BLAHAHAHAHAAHAHAHA!
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Old 11-09-2007, 06:23 PM   #10
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^^^Too late, I already got mine.
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