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Old 09-27-2008, 05:54 PM   #1
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Ford Focus land speed record?

Ok, this is one that might keep you guys busy for a while. What is the fastest anyone has ever gone in a ford focus? Modified, engine swapped, whatever. Doesn't matter the year, just has to be a focus. What is the ford focus land speed record? I don't know... maybe someone does?


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Old 09-27-2008, 06:09 PM   #2
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Well I saw a Focus running like 8s or 9s in the 1/4 mile whatever that speed is, i know its high, er had a parachute to slow him down, it was a yellow Zetec wagon or something should be able to find it on you tube!
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seen that one, running low 8's. he was running in the 160's.
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i wonder what the fastest 4 cylinder focus was. not focus w/ a v8 and stang drivetrain or jet engine. not saying that the turbo'd wagon and the jet engine wagon arent badass
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i was going to say 140.
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