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Old 01-25-2013, 11:59 AM   #3
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Join Date: Jan 2013
Fan#: 109072
Location: St. Peters, MO
What I Drive: 2013 White Focus SE 5-dr HB

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Yeah, my zx2 was getting old and having problems. 14 years old. Just throwing money at it seemed stupid. (But, it was just a commuter car)

At first I was considering a Fiesta but it didn't seem to have enough power. Even driving a manual didn't make it feel any better. I don't need a lot of power, just enough to make merging easier.

Only thing I wish was better on the Focus was the throw of the gearshifter. Might need to upgrade to a short throw (if there is such a thing for this car?)
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