Originally Posted by JimsterG
Compared to my 2003 Honda Accord that I bought new, the 12 Focus I have now has a superior build quality. The Honda went back under waranty for A/C that did not work so well, a failed power mirror, and a rear seatbelt that refused to retract. and that was just in the first few months. It all got sorted out over time, but honestly the Focus has a quieter interior than the Accord did.
It should, a lot has changed in almost 10 years in the auto industry. Not putting down your Focus but comparing an '03 Accord to a 2012 Focus is almost like comparing an F-15 with an F-35.