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Old 05-13-2012, 05:50 PM   #55
Bimmer-Bob
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Originally Posted by I Bleed Ford Blue View Post
If you look at the fine print in the latest Taurus SHO commercials it states that to get the full 365 hp you need to run premium fuel. So if ford is programming the PCM on the SHO to sense different octanes and adjust power output accordingly, then they are probably doing it on our focii also.
I don't get your logic - are you saying that since the SHO (an explicit performance model) requires premium fuel then the Focus does as well? Because that makes no sense.
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