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Old 02-16-2006, 03:42 AM   #1
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Another Euro Focus Not For US

http://www.worldcarfans.com/spyphoto...-cc-spy-photos

It says Focus, maybe they'll change the name but from what i read its not slated for the U.S. ARG!


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Old 02-16-2006, 07:51 AM   #2
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Americans won't buy it - Ford

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Old 02-16-2006, 07:57 AM   #3
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D@MN! you beat me to it, I just read this off of Jalopnik.

Yeah, hey Ford, way to douche the home market again. Maybe we'll be sated by another crossover or shittily executed full size family car. I'm almost to the point of being tired of rooting for Ford to come back. They've effed us over so many times with lackluster design, horrific execution, and cars that nobody wants to be seen in, that I'm getting to the point where I wouldn't care if they would just pack up shop and move out.
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GOD D@!%T ford wtf is wrong with you...
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To Ford NA, the Focus is just a economy car.. when will you guys realize this. Ford, over in Europe and everywhere else, is a higher class car manufacturer.. as is the Focus.
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Old 02-16-2006, 08:38 AM   #6
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Anyone has seen the number of VW Golf Cabrios sold in the US.. go look it up and come back wiser as to why a car like this will not come ofer here..

If an American cosumer wants to spend close to 25k on a car, that car betterr be a midsize, or a RWD / V8 etc... FWD compact cabrio is only one i nthe US.. The Golf.. and is does not sell at all. VW keeps it just from the principle for the few that love them...

And regardles.. without C1 being here there is no point in hoping any of its derivatives will make it here..

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Old 02-16-2006, 10:08 AM   #7
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And this wouldn't compete with miata's, solstice, skye?
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And this wouldn't compete with miata's, solstice, skye?
no beacause all of those are RWD .. this is FWD, much heavier and slower...

no competition

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Old 02-16-2006, 10:29 AM   #9
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yeah, it wouldnt do good here. We all want one because we all know the secret greatness of the focus. I still want one though. Maybe ford should pack up and move to europe.
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or maybe we all should..

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