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Old 02-16-2012, 08:49 AM   #573
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"Most buyers of the Focus buy it for the combination of fuel economy and handling."

Agreed, which is why I don't regret my purchase. I'm just suggesting that if they went with the Fusion's 6-speed, for example, they may have been able to get comparable fuel economy and eliminated the biggest weakness of the car. I'm just not seeing conclusive evidence of a 10-15% economy benefit of the DCT.
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