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Old 11-05-2012, 10:53 AM   #11
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My economic situation wasn't part of my OP, but oh well.
It wasn't? If you didn't want do discuss your economic situation, it may have behooved you to leave this part out:

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Around this time next year, when I'm completely out of debt, I plan on going back into debt
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Old 11-06-2012, 10:18 PM   #12
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Thank you for some real answers Bob. My economic situation wasn't part of my OP, but oh well.

I was planning on race clutch and LSD, but wasn't sure if the tranny/drivetrainn could handle that power. I don't want to snap the input shaft or halfshafts or something. Kind of want to run street slicks and a wheelie bar, because why not?

However, I may be looking into a fox body
<<<<< Great move, don't forget 'bout fairmonts= awesome sleeper & cheaper to get more motor & suspension.
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Old 11-25-2012, 11:32 AM   #13
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I have had both RWD mustang and now my FWD ST focus. I have to say I Love my fofo and with the right mods they are a beast and fun to drive. I agree a faster car isn't always better. It's the thrill of the drive!
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Old 11-26-2012, 12:35 PM   #14
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I have had both RWD mustang and now my FWD ST focus. I have to say I Love my fofo and with the right mods they are a beast and fun to drive. I agree a faster car isn't always better. It's the thrill of the drive!
I totally agree. That's why I autocross and spend a ton on suspension with a stock motor. I just think its time to go fast in a straight line too.
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I totally agree. That's why I autocross and spend a ton on suspension with a stock motor. I just think its time to go fast in a straight line too.
Im down with that I would love to do something with my suspension drop it a little and tighten up the steering.
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i would just email VIK at FSWerks,, i mean they have done more turbo duratecs then anyone else
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This thread became the Dave Ramsey thread quick. Lol. Glad to see people are waking up to getting out of debt, it's a good move. Now back to the OP.

Tom will know what is best. For a DD, you might actually be happier in a fox body. It is cooler to have this level of power in a Focus, but get ready to spend some money getting there.
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For a DD, you might actually be happier in a>>>fox body<<<. It is cooler to have this level of power in a Focus, but get ready to spend some money getting there.[/QUOTE]

Totaley agree. ^^^^^^^ Those cossie d-tech's in the Caterham's sound awesome & they get w/ the program too.
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