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Old 05-13-2008, 12:11 AM   #21
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Looks great. Gotta love that they did away with that chrome piece. The wheels look nice too. Now just add on some factory boost and an LSD an I'll be happy. BTW Tom any Tq numbers?
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:13 AM   #22
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So who wants to race me in that thing? I'll give ya a 5 car head start....lol
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:13 AM   #23
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It looks alot better than the 2008. I still want the 2.3. But I have to admit it looks pretty cool.
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:16 AM   #24
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more i look, there was alot of small changes i didnt notice at first.
no more chrome grill, non functional side vents.
the wheels are a big improvement as is the svtish front bumper and the redesigned rear bumper.
overall a big improvement in looks, all the chrome before just looked out of place for some reason, just didn't flow.
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:16 AM   #25
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I expected more. Same slow engine and small improvements. I think it was all the hype surrounding it lol. Theres always the hope of the Euro ST coming!!!
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I was hoping for a bit more drastic redesign but like other people said, they addressed the major complaints. I still dont like the front grill/headlight area, I wish they would redo that. At least ford is starting to listen.
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:17 AM   #27
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Just an FYI there are no interior changes.
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:18 AM   #28
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much much better, but still a ways away!
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:18 AM   #29
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Well,

This is definitely a step in the right direction. I love the EAP rims, and the change in the front driving lights, I'd like to see it in a few different colours, maybe in gray or black. I'm not sure about the roofline spoiler, Did they change anything in the interior Tom? Not that there was much they needed to change in my opinion!! Generally I'd say the designers did a good job and I think this update will sell a few more cars.
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still look beter as a hatch
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