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Old 08-16-2013, 07:59 AM   #1
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Love to drive your car?

I thought I liked to drive my zx3 after all the mods. Man I was wrong every time I drive my new SVT I just have this driving euphoria. Wondering if everyone else experiences this.


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Old 08-16-2013, 01:45 PM   #2
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I agree, when my hand me down zx3 got totaled by some old lady I decided to get a SVTF. It is the most fun car to drive ever and I have had many camaros and other fast cars but nothing handles like the SVTF. Although now I feel like it needs to be faster lol, really want to get a turbo but its just so expensive for our SVT's. I have a few engine and suspension mods but I'm still thirsty for more speed/power, who Is'nt lol. I'm 27 and I think I'll still have this car when I'm a ol'man, too much fun and I get a lot of comments and people who tell me how much they like the car and they do'nt believe me when I tell them it's a focus.... Love my SVTF!
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Old 08-16-2013, 03:39 PM   #3
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Got my car from the body shop at lunch today. After having a base 08 Accent, yes. very much so.

Two years ago I brought home a Mercedes-Benz c230 4matic. It's fun in a different way and I'd say I still love driving the focus.

To further the question, if you go and try the ST; is going from the SVTF to the ST the same as going from the ZX3 to the SVTF.

I'm considering going to an ST from my wagon.
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Old 08-16-2013, 03:45 PM   #4
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I came to the Focus from a modded Mustang and the Focus is way more fun to drive; even more so with better suspension and tires.
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Old 08-16-2013, 05:24 PM   #5
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Yes, it's a fun little car to drive.
Night and day difference in driving it and my other car, an old chevelle with drag type suspension setup. Since it's hard to find a place to run a car through the gears anymore, I think I have more fun in the focus.
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Old 08-16-2013, 06:11 PM   #6
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Same here, I love cruising with open windows, with and without music.
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Old 08-16-2013, 06:16 PM   #7
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I love driving my svt, my sister got a brand new st last night, nice car, fast! I got to drive it home , I needed to drive my focus after, and still love my svt, the st is faster but they feel pretty much the same. But maybe I just need more time behind the ST, and the exhaust note still stuck in my head.
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Old 08-16-2013, 07:48 PM   #8
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LOVE my focus........... hands down one of the best "driving" cars ive had next to my 240sx
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Old 08-16-2013, 08:57 PM   #9
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I came to the Focus from a modded Mustang and the Focus is way more fun to drive; even more so with better suspension and tires.
Pretty much sums it up for me also.
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Old 08-17-2013, 07:53 AM   #10
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love driving my focus. We all know their great handling cars and comfortable. The best handling car I had was a 1971 MGB GT. There's no substitute for rear wheel drive for control around corners and it didn't hurt that it was like driving a go kart.
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