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Old 04-07-2008, 04:54 PM   #82
Arkaign
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Originally Posted by five-speed2.3 View Post
i cant remember but last time i was at home there was a test in C&D with the new focus in it. iirc, car and driver got 16.4 out of it. but i dunno.
Here's someone running a stock '08 SE (heavier) Sedan (heavier) 5spd ..

http://www.dragtimes.com/Ford-Focus-Timeslip-14947.html

0-60 in 8.1, 1/4 in 16.5.

There are plenty of slower cars out there, and who knows, that driver might just suck.

CAI + ECU Tune + Exhaust = probably a pretty decent cheap fun car. I'll let you know whenever someone gets the '08 stuff out, but I imagine it'll be just like the 2.0 Duratec tuning for previous models (ie; small but real gains, 10hp here, 5hp there)

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