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Old 05-12-2005, 11:09 AM   #11
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There is a superlite Lotus 7 look alike that uses the SVTF motor. It is mounted north-south, so obviousley they have found a transmission that can be adapted to this configuration. When I saw this in a car mag, I started dreaming about a factory looking rear wheel drive SVTF.
There's a guy at our local autocross that runs one of these. It's pretty bad ass!

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Old 05-12-2005, 09:32 PM   #12
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yeah thats the thing....u say u like the way ur focus feels...but if u go with rwd....its going to be a whole new car...so it kinda defeats the purpose. If u pull it off though that would be awsome b/c now u got a rwd focus. But if i were u and wanted rwd id just go buy a rear wheel drive car, b/c this is going to cost u a hefty penny.
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Old 05-12-2005, 09:42 PM   #13
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Of all the articles I have read, they said that the v8 F handles the same if not better becaus of the weight distribution.
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Old 05-13-2005, 09:22 PM   #14
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Of all the articles I have read, they said that the v8 F handles the same if not better becaus of the weight distribution.
if im not mistaken it also uses a completely different suspension .......
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yeah and seskidz isnt going with a V8, so the weight distribution wont be the same as on the V8 focus.
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