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Old 05-04-2009, 12:50 AM   #21
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Old 05-04-2009, 12:56 AM   #22
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CRAP....... you're right.

(then again, don't our stock foci also have enough room, at least in the back, to fit an euro plate?)


Lemme guess..... they brought it up from Mexico :B
The 00-04 focus was planned to be released globally hence enough room for U.S. Plates and euro plates. Don't think Ford planned on bringing the RS here, but the outcry from many many people here in the states is at least I hope swaying their minds...
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Old 05-04-2009, 01:04 AM   #23
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Sweet find! I'll never forget when i stumbled upon a first gen RS in Lincoln Park while rollerblading. Or the euro ST in Northville during the Dream Cruise last year. It's a hell of a rush, hunh? Thats the benefit of living around here, we see some cool stuff. I seen a "lifted" Flex today. Was debaged, and about 2-3 inches higher then it should be??
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Old 05-04-2009, 01:12 AM   #24
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please hold up todays american newspaper up to it, along with as many american landmarks/hot dogs you can fit in the pic. Just for proof .Also pop the hood I'm sure the owner wont mind. Hopefully it wont say 16v Zetec, or even 2.0 spi
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Old 05-04-2009, 01:20 AM   #25
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??? That a full blown euro RS with a michigan manufacturers plate. And thats the new style plate the manufactureres got now, although i do still see some of the old ones. Thats proff enough for me! Whether it was today or not who cares? It has an AMERICAN plate!!!
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Old 05-04-2009, 01:30 AM   #26
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^^ haha if there was an SPI in there, I would SO laugh my ass off........ being an SPI owner myself
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??? That a full blown euro RS with a michigan manufacturers plate. And thats the new style plate the manufactureres got now, although i do still see some of the old ones. Thats proff enough for me! Whether it was today or not who cares? It has an AMERICAN plate!!!
How many people run around with euro plates on the front, maybe american plates are a fad over there.
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YEAH BABY, YEAH!!!!!!! I almost passed out!

I would have camped out until the owner/driver shower up and then grilled him/her with a ton of questions.
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WOW That is beautiful! Thanks for the pics!
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man that thing looks mean!
is that a regular license plate?
it's a manufacturer's plate.
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