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Old 05-31-2011, 07:57 AM   #11
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HHmmm makes me wonder if the car mags know about this and if they used it to get the 0-60 times and such. Be cool if it knocked a sec off the the 0-60.


highly unlikely.
Most people who drive for a living know how to keep the RPMs at a certian point.

This kinda reminds me of a van i drove for awhile. While in neutral it would only go up to 2200 or something. Cool feature
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Old 06-02-2011, 03:12 PM   #12
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up the launch control to 34ish lol, gotta figure out how to do that.
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Old 06-02-2011, 10:03 PM   #13
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Makes me want a 12' even more
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Old 06-02-2011, 10:17 PM   #14
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I hope we have good aftermarket support to be able to take advantage of this feature.
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Old 08-06-2012, 04:23 AM   #15
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I confirmed yesterday that all 6-speed auto '12 Focus have the 2-step(launch control), I will be posting a 0-60 video in a separte thread this week
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is it only the auto or does the 5 spd have it to ?
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Old 04-28-2013, 12:56 PM   #17
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The guys at injected discovered that too and show me last week on one of their test cars.
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Old 04-28-2013, 02:56 PM   #18
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is it only the auto or does the 5 spd have it to ?
I would imagine a manual does not need launch control since you just do it with the gas/clutch.
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Lower trim SE models without the sport package (Select-shift) do not have a sport mode. Our gear selector is P R N D L with a button on the shifter for hill mode. I've been told elsewhere on the forums that hill and sport share the same programming but I'll have to see if it works.
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How bad is this on the clutches?
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