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Old 03-17-2013, 05:53 PM   #1
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My first Ford

Hello everyone, I'm the new guy, hopefully I wont make a fool of myself :p

So I'm finally getting a new car, about two years ago I got my first automobile. A Bimmer. I loved every bit of it; still do in fact. But it's getting old and I want to get a new car before it has a serious problem and I'm stuck with something I can't fix.

After browsing around the local dealerships and many annoying salesmen, I finally found the Focus. After doing some research I've decided to get the SE Hatchback in Stirling Grey, 5-speed manual with either a cloth or Tuscany Red interior.

I'm extremely excited and can't wait to pick it up this week!


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Old 03-17-2013, 06:21 PM   #2
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Nice choice!! Welcome to FF!
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Congrats! Please share pics, and if you have issues, share those too. Caution though, beware the modding bug.
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Welcome, fellow 5-speed SE Mk.III owner! You'll love this car. It's a severely underrated little hellion. I know I'm in love with mine, a year after grabbing it. Have fun, and congrats! Be sure to throw up some pics of your new vehicle when you take delivery!
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Old 03-17-2013, 10:53 PM   #6
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Congrats! Please share pics, and if you have issues, share those too. Caution though, beware the modding bug.
Haha, I definitely plan to share many pics, and I've got a video I'm planning to film with it too There will be no shortage of awesome media.

As for the modding bug, I'm a stock kind of guy and prefer my cars "O'Naturale". The most I've ever done to my Bimmer was add a 'D' (European region sticker) to the trunk.

Thanks for the warm welcome guys!
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Old 03-19-2013, 05:44 PM   #7
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I officially no longer own a BMW. The Focus I wanted was in a dealership a state over so I won't be able to pick it up until tomorrow. I'll be bringing my camera to take some sweet pictures 8) It's the 2013 Sterling Grey, 5-speed Focus with a charcoal black cloth interior. It apparently wasn't available in Tuscany red and the leather was a little above my price range so I'll be sticking with cloth for now.

While I was there though I noticed they just got a ST in stock so I got to test drive it a little. That thing... Flies. Definitely considering it as my next car once my lease is up.
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