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Old 02-26-2009, 02:15 AM   #1
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Angry what is it with people?

i dont get people sometimes, i was at work the other day talking to my buddy about what i wanted to do to my car and his reaction was the same as everyone elses why would you do that "its just a focus" i hate that so damn much!!

why is it that people always say that? but if it were a honda a some other import they would u know say it would b pretty cool. i love my focus, i just hate when people say that its just a focus.

have any of you guys had to deal with situations like this? i just wanna get your imput on all of this


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Old 02-26-2009, 03:54 AM   #2
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Its your car! You are obviously more aware of the cars capabilities,. And no worries you have this whole site on your side as far as modding your car...

But if someone knocked my car like that I would happily take them up a deserted mountain road and proceed to scare the shit out of them, but luckily people are more awwed by how they have never seen one (SVT) before (excluding my gf)...
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Old 02-26-2009, 04:43 AM   #3
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I get the "just a Focus" line all the time. I just think how if the States had the new RS how much less of that disrespect our cars would get.
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Old 02-26-2009, 04:47 AM   #4
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I swear I would give a kidney for one... I mean I seriously would...
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Old 02-26-2009, 05:09 AM   #5
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Just human nature.....on this site, you can get bad-mouthed for doing something against the norm. In the real world it's exactly the same. Just shake it off and go your own way.
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I usually respond to the "It's just a Focus" thing with this......Yeah, I know and your girlfriend/wife was just another of my one night stands.....shuts em' up every time.
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^^Things are so much funnier early in the morning running on no sleep lol!!!
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Old 02-26-2009, 07:08 AM   #8
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I used to get it all the time from my friends...but my car is faster and handles better than nearly all of theirs so and after they rode in my car they sorta changed their minds. When someone says that to me now I usually shrug it off.
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a guy at work with a 06' mazda 6 says that i shouldn't do anything to my car and save up because ill "want a faster car" and he regrets doing what he did with his car, body kit, drop, lights, exhaust. but i figure that when i want a faster car, after some saving.... ill just get a turbo.
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ya i get that. the cool thing about it is if you race someone. legaly of course. when you lose you can say well it is a focus. and when you win you can through it in there face and laugh at them because they lost to a focus. it so much fun. and ya the deserted country road has worked for me a few times. Gota love the SVTF.
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