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Old 07-15-2013, 05:55 AM   #11
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The Focus is a 16 second car in the 1/4 mile so its in with a lot of cars and trucks that are faster.
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Old 07-15-2013, 06:14 AM   #12
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LOL. My Focus got smoked by everything.

Then I bought a car with a turbo. Now I hold my own.
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Old 07-15-2013, 08:51 AM   #13
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Then I bought a car with a turbo. Now I hold my own.

But fix it all the time.
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Old 07-15-2013, 08:46 PM   #14
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People always wants me to race
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Old 07-16-2013, 05:49 AM   #15
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Nobody wants to play when I'm in the Focus but when I'm in the STI I get taunted by everything.
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Old 07-16-2013, 10:17 AM   #16
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lol you guys are complaining about MK3 Foci being slow?! try my automatic SPI sedan... 0-60 in 12-13 seconds and I struggle to reach 100 MPH. merging onto freeways takes full throttle and even then it takes a while! probably making like 85 WHP
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Yeah, there's slower out there but the Focus is pretty average where quickness is concerned but it is fun to drive quick thru the twisties.
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Most mid sized family sedans now run 14s with the better engine. Tons of new cars are faster than a base focus.
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I have seen 11 second 1/4mile Mopar minivans with turbos.
Kinda cool, except being a Dodge and all.
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But fix it all the time.
Haha, nope. Other than regular maintenance, the only thing I've had to replace was a cheap EBay downpipe put on by one of the previous owners.
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