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Old 11-10-2013, 07:39 PM   #171
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Old 11-16-2013, 09:10 PM   #172
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Most likely a Prius unless Ford releases a Focus hybrid. Like the Focus in general but in 3 years spent more in repairs than a friend has in 350k+ miles in their Prius, and that includes a battery cell replacement on the Prius.
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Old 11-16-2013, 11:08 PM   #173
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Most likely a Prius unless Ford releases a Focus hybrid. Like the Focus in general but in 3 years spent more in repairs than a friend has in 350k+ miles in their Prius, and that includes a battery cell replacement on the Prius.
The C-Max hybrid is the Focus Hybrid since in other markets it is known as the Focus C-Max (at least the first generation models), and it is based on the same platform as the Focus.
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Old 11-17-2013, 06:50 AM   #174
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I'd have to be getting something really special to justify getting rid of mine...

Like a 94 Viper or Mazda FD!
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Old 11-17-2013, 10:33 AM   #175
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I replaced my Focus with a 2012 V6 Mustang and a 1995 Neon. Now I find myself wanting another Focus.. It would need to be a mint 2.3 hatch or wagon in a weird color though, so Im in no rush.
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Old 11-17-2013, 06:59 PM   #176
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The C-Max hybrid is the Focus Hybrid since in other markets it is known as the Focus C-Max (at least the first generation models), and it is based on the same platform as the Focus.
Good point... C-Max's don't get very good reviews though. If I were to by a hybrid hard to beat a Toyota in that area.
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I'm seriously considering selling mine and getting an Impreza.
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