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View Poll Results: Vote for April ROTM-HATCH NATION
transformerzx3 49 46.23%
zx3_bmxrider 7 6.60%
zx360 35 33.02%
disciplerocks 6 5.66%
Hal3st0rm 9 8.49%
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Old 04-02-2012, 02:11 AM   #1
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**Vote for April ROTM-HATCH NATION**

Here are the nominees:



-(FSWERKS Turbo kit)
Garrett GT28R turbo
Internal wastegate actuator
Cast turbo manifold
Stainless steel downpipe with integrated flex
42lb. Bosch fuel injectors
Stainless steel braided oil drain
Bosch Diverter Valve
Custom MAF housing
ITG Maxogen air filter
SCT x3 cal tuned
-Turbosmart Gated Boost Control Valve
-Greddy tubo timer
-Forged Pistons
-exedy racing clutch
-rk-44 oil additive
-mobile 1 full synthetic
-running on 91 octane

-carbon fiber strut bar
-carbon fiber rear stabilizer bar
-eibach sportlines
-tokico struts and shocks
-rear disk brake conversion
-ebc performance drilled/slotted rotors
-ebc performance brake pads
-Stainless steel braided Brake lines

-stainless steel speed hut blue cluster gauges
-Dual pillar gauge pod
-blue electronic boost gauge
-blue needle vacuum pressure gauge
-carbon fiber shift knob
-short shifter
-sony xplod stereo w/ipod hook up
-infinity front doors and rear panel speakers

-ford racing svt 16 spoke wheels
-F2 RS front bumper
-RS wing replica
-kaminari aerodynamics sideskirts
-rear svt bumper
-SAP rear diffuser
-custom made black twin exhaust
-clear side markers
-custom made eyelids
-black housing headlights
-grill painted black
-custom made rear brake light decal (FOCUS)
-window tint

Mod list:
-FSwerks CAI with dual intake
-Catback exhaust system
-JVC headunit
-Boss amp
-2 Visonik 10'' subs
-Ford Racing 17'' Fiesta EAP rims with Nexen tires
-Red and black Painted interior
-Kona roof rack
-Yakima fairing
-Weighted Saleen N20 shift knob
-Plastidipped eyebrows
-Plastidipped stock rims
-Tinted running lights and turn signals (including grille)
-Stubby antenna
-LED interior lights
-Tinted windows (15%)

Build thread: http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=282291

Painted black headlights (silverstar ultra bulbs)
Vinyl eyelids
50/20 tint
Shorty antenna
SAP (street appearance package) front bumper
Svt mirrors
Svt side skirts
Svt wing
Euro Ghia rear bumper (with proper crash bar and foam)
Euro fuel door
Euro tail lights
Side moldings removed
Mazda3 rear wiper arm

DGR coilovers
FSWerks strut tower bar
Roush rear sway bar
EAP Wheels
SVT rear brake conversion

Cosworth cold air intake
FSWerks "Stealth" exhaust (Trimmed to fit euro rear)
Powder coated valve cover
Partial wire tuck/ clean up

Pioneer Head Unit
Tune Trapper antenna booster
Boston Sub (custom built sub box)
JL amp (custom built amp rack)
Everything from the top of the doors up, was pulled out and painted (or dyed) black and headliner wrapped in black micro suede...
Advancetrac interior package rear seat (with 2 headrests in rear, not 3 like svts)
Blue LED swap
Euro center console
Sound deadening from roof to floor, hatch to firewall...

FocusFest 2011 Best Hatch

2.3 swap (was hoping for this winter but it hasn’t happened yet)
Possible other rear bumper options
Complete wrap to change the color
Re-upholster the back seats and get some nice seats up front
Gloss B-pillars

Build thread: http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=265034

Mod list.

Jackson Racing Supercharger w/ BBK
ZX2 Head, Ported and Polished, Shaved 0.090"
Focus Central Overdrive Pulley
Focus Central Cam Gears
Custom VCT Delete
ARP Head Studs
Custom PCV Delete Plate
SVT Rods and Pistons
SVT Valve Cover, Plug Cover, Coil Cover, and Degas Cover
2.5" OBX Catback Exhaust
2.5" 4-1 Race Header
2.5" Flexpipe
Header Wrap
Silicone Radiator Hoses
SVT Air Box, Snorkle, and K&N Filter
Dogbone Mount Inserts

Brakes & Suspension:
Custom Front Stress Bar
SVT Rear Sway Bar
Moog Endlinks
Tein S-Tech Springs
KYB GR-2 Struts
Drilled/Slotted Rotors
Stainless Steel Brake Lines
Custom strut tower brace

Blue Heated SVT Seats
SVT Pedals
2011 Shift Knob
Mercury Cougar Needles
Short Throw Shifter
Boost Gauge
Innovative Engineering Wideband
Power Windows
Cruise Control

17" BBS Rims
SVT Wing
VIS Carbon Fiber Hood
Euro "Ghia" Grill
SVT Rear Bumper
Custom Front Bumper
Color Matched Mirror Caps
18% Tint
Ebay Projectors
Black Bumper Lights
Shorty Antenna

Mod list:
Saleen body kit minus wing and hood scoop
Saleen / Racecraft suspension
Saleen strut tower brace
SVT rear disc conversion
Magnaflow dual tip center exhaust
Motegi MR121 wheels
Steeda RAI
Steeda STS
Side moldings removed
OEM style black housing headlights
Black corner markers
Body color SVT heated folding mirrors
Body color door handles and pillars
Saleen leather interior
Replaced silver interior pieces with black
SVT pedals
Aluminum dead pedal
Black Hurst pistol grip shift handle
Sirius satellite w/ satellite antenna
Voting ends April 12th!

February 2005 ROTM

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Old 04-02-2012, 02:20 AM   #2
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voted. good luck erbudy!!
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Old 04-02-2012, 02:26 AM   #3
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Some great cars but I'm keeping it local with my vote. Go Josh!
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Old 04-02-2012, 04:55 AM   #4
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All are nice rides.

Voted and good luck to all!
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:59 AM   #5
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Good luck guys, not only is is Hatch Nation ROTM, but they are all black too. lol

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Old 04-02-2012, 08:05 AM   #6
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Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (12)
Look at all them black hatches! lol
Good luck everybody.
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Old 04-02-2012, 08:18 AM   #7
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Sweet.. Good luck to everyone!...

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Old 04-02-2012, 08:56 AM   #8
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I voted for the black one with the spoke wheels
Good luck fellow HNers
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Old 04-02-2012, 09:10 AM   #9
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Tough decision. Good luck to all.
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Old 04-02-2012, 09:25 AM   #10
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really tough one, but voted. good luck guys
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