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Old 06-12-2009, 04:40 PM   #1
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Old 06-12-2009, 06:41 PM   #2
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Not really a road test...All they talk about is SYNC and some specs including: "Zero to 130 mph: 5.9 sec, if you drop it from an airplane." I'd like to drop the authors from an airplane.

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Old 06-12-2009, 07:31 PM   #3
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boooooooo. i still cant believe the auto is almost 2 seconds slower to 60 than a manual. my goodness
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Old 06-12-2009, 07:37 PM   #4
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oh god. here we go with the argument on why we should like horribly written car reviews...

darth, i tried to stress the point that no one cares that they hate the 08-10 focus, they just never say WHY!!!!! and when they do, they blame it on stuf that shouldnt make the review of the whole article negative... one article said that the focus has electric tape galore under the hood. that is true but should the car get slammed just becuase of that? no and because the article was so horribly writen there were no other supporting facts on why the car sucked other than it had electrical tape under the hood and other non fact supported opinions. this comes off as being biased and written by a 5 year old
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That's why I said that...they go off on something that doesn't make sense. I couldn't care less if they hate my car.

I'm sorry if I came off the wrong way, I'm still kinda new here, ya know?
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i dont hate car and driver... but i hate consumer reports. their reviews on cars are insulting
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oh god. here we go with the argument on why we should like horribly written car reviews...
no argument in me tonight. just wondering if the reason for him hating car&driver is what i suspect it to be. it is obvious that car&driver is not fond of the 08+ focus. they seem to take a lot of potshots at it.
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