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Old 01-13-2010, 01:47 PM   #401
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Old 01-13-2010, 01:49 PM   #402
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Okay, then you fly to the UK, or join the army and get stationed in Germany like Troy...

You should yourself, followed by a then a ...

There do I win? Sorry I haven't traveled trans-atlantic to test drive a car, but saying that I shouldn't take a close friends word about a car is retarded.
Sorry,but you lose by a huge margin...


That kind of thinking is narrow-minded at best. Plus I don't need to join the military just to drive a vehicle.
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Old 01-13-2010, 01:51 PM   #403
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Mondeo isn't SOLD HERE in the U.S.
I know that. I was just making a point. You know some people do travel outside of North America and venture to Europe. And my point was if the poster does travel to Europe and does get the opportunity to drive a Mondeo or a C1 platform Focus, that the posters opinion or expectations of how this new Focus will drive might differ from what the poster is basing his opinion on at the moment.
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Old 01-13-2010, 01:52 PM   #404
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Sorry,but you lose by a huge margin...


That kind of thinking is narrow-minded at best. Plus I don't need to join the military just to drive a vehicle.
Its narrow minded to take his word rather then fly to Europe to test drive it?

You have to be beyond stupid to think that logic computes...
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Except when its known the are replacing them with the better European version. That's like saying you were worried the new Global Focus will ruin the 2010 focus...
2012 Focus bud. Get it right! Plus we've already had quite a few European cars over here and initally-they flopped.(You're probably too young to remember these) Some examples include:

Ford Fiesta MK1-this car was just a stand-in until the Escort came along.

Merkur XR4Ti(a.k.a. Ford Sierra)

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You have to be beyond stupid to think that logic computes...
Not as dumb as taking a friend's word for it 100%. I have friends too-and even I take their info with a huge grain of salt sometimes.
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I know that. I was just making a point. You know some people do travel outside of North America and venture to Europe.
I aware of this,I literally deal with this DAILY.
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I'm done debating. Troy has tons of track experience, and his current car over there is an E46 M3, which he takes down to Nurburgring and runs laps. He knows his stuff. Either way I'm done arguing with illogical people.
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Also look at the difference...



vs.



Now the Fusion isn't a bad looking car, I like it, but the Mondeo is just awesome, and comes with way more options, like sport models with manual transmissions, and diesels that get 45mpg...
Personally I think the Fusion is better looking.The styling has more "dynamic motion" to it and egg crate grilles are so 20th century!!
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I'm done debating. Troy has tons of track experience, and his current car over there is an E46 M3, which he takes down to Nurburgring and runs laps. He knows his stuff. Either way I'm done arguing with illogical people.
WTH does that have to do with anything??
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