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Old 02-28-2013, 07:24 AM   #1
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2014 Focus Changes

Do we know nothing about the 2014 Focus at this point? I mean, nobody seems to be talking about it. It probably won't be anything radically different - but do we not know anything about feature changes or technical improvements?


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Old 02-28-2013, 07:50 AM   #2
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Havent heard much yet, just about the new fiesta and transit connect
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Old 02-28-2013, 08:44 AM   #3
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They should come out around summer. I think '13 info leaked around May, so check around then.
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Old 02-28-2013, 09:56 AM   #4
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I wouldn't expect any big changes for MY 2014. The current-generation Fiesta debuted in Europe for the 2009 model year, so while the refresh seems quick for us in North America, it actually came about 4.5 years into the car's lifecycle.

The Focus probably isn't due for a refresh until MY 2015 at the earliest.
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I wouldn't expect any big changes for MY 2014. The current-generation Fiesta debuted in Europe for the 2009 model year, so while the refresh seems quick for us in North America, it actually came about 4.5 years into the car's lifecycle.

The Focus probably isn't due for a refresh until MY 2015 at the earliest.
x2.

Refreshes cost money you know!
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Just ask the Civic and Malibu teams!
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Old 02-28-2013, 10:00 AM   #7
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Probably have the new corporate front end
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Probably have the new corporate front end
Unlikely, the new Escape and C-Max tell me that the focus won't have to look like the Fusion or Fiesta. Besides the Fiesta St looks like the Focus and the Electric Focus already looks like the new Fusion/fiesta.
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Old 02-28-2013, 01:25 PM   #10
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I bet there will be some styling refresh and new options. Ford is trying to update their models more frequently

I would not expect any major changes to the drivetrain, but it seems possible that there could be an optional engine; I would guess the 1.6 from the Fiesta could make its way into the Focus.
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