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Old 03-05-2013, 10:31 AM   #21
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thanks everyone! I will definitely take some pics and post them of my sonic. It's going to be fully decked out. I cannot wait lol
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Old 03-05-2013, 11:21 AM   #22
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I love the Sonic - even the nose.
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I had a 7 day test drive in one. They are nice, very roomy inside for the size. Do yourself a favor and do, Intake, exhaust, and trifecta tune. Have a buddy with said mods makein 160whp here in MI. Makes a HUGE difference.
And a catch can too. My wife has had the ltz turbo 6speed for about 6months and its pretty fun to drive. Agreed on the space, doesn't feel lie a sub compact. Still misreading the space when parallel parking. She loves it. Most likely gonna trade in for RS next year. The mpg's are great too.
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Old 03-09-2013, 06:01 AM   #24
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Lol that wing. I'm sorry
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Old 03-09-2013, 07:01 AM   #25
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Lol that wing. I'm sorry
Not saying I like it, but that is a stock saleen wing.

Nice buy, not a GM fan myself. But I can appreciated the reason for choosing it.

I can't wait to see some updates!
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Old 03-09-2013, 11:30 PM   #26
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Not sure I can dig the Sonic. Just kind of.. ugly to me. But.. hope you enjoy it!

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Bite you tongue. Lol.

I think it's one of the better looking in the class. Post up pics of the sonic purchased. The two posted look like pics off Internet.
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Old 03-13-2013, 02:30 AM   #28
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Good luck with the Sonic but try a Fiesta ST with the 190+ hp when it comes out. You may switch cars again.
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thanks guys and yes most definitely will be testing out the fiesta... BUT
I went on ford.com and was able to build and price it now.. fully loaded what I want is 26K... I just cant justify paying 4-5K for 60 more HP when I am going to get around 12HP and another 10 for my intake.. and about 40 if i get the tune.. that'd still be cheaper...

If I had the money I would totally go to the focus ST but For the $20,300 price im paying for my sonic RS and being able to add the borla exhaust, rims and audio system and bring it to the MSRP and putting 6K down I just cant pass that up lol.


I will make a thread when I get my sonic in a month and post pics... might just update this one with pics in the OP
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thanks guys and yes most definitely will be testing out the fiesta... BUT
I went on ford.com and was able to build and price it now.. fully loaded what I want is 26K... I just cant justify paying 4-5K for 60 more HP when I am going to get around 12HP and another 10 for my intake.. and about 40 if i get the tune.. that'd still be cheaper...

If I had the money I would totally go to the focus ST but For the $20,300 price im paying for my sonic RS and being able to add the borla exhaust, rims and audio system and bring it to the MSRP and putting 6K down I just cant pass that up lol.
$26K for the Fiesta ST???

Yikes!!!
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