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Old 02-07-2013, 08:10 PM   #87
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Originally Posted by RonMaiden View Post
I still can't wrap my head around a fwd Focus that will be costing the same as a 370Z,STI,EVO,Mustang GT,Camaro SS being sold here in the US. I doubt it will happen since even the STs aren't really flying off of dealer lots.
I don't get it either. If performance is what one is after at what point is a front wheel drive Focus more desirable than a a new Mustang on a new lighter platform with the same 300+ HP 2.3 engine and rear wheel drive and an independent rear suspension? The only thing lost with such a new Mustang over a Focus RS is the sedan body style and the practicality of a usable back seat and these things are not a high priority with performance minded buyers.

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