Michigan people - Page 10108 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Regional Forums > Great Lakes Fanatics

Great Lakes Fanatics Serving the Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin regions.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-21-2013, 01:59 PM   #101071
Timmeh!
aka The Wizard
 
Timmeh!'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Fan#: 27514
Location: Pinckney, MI
What I Drive: '91 Miata, '82 Benz 300TD

Posts: 8,939
Points 22,215, Level 92
Points: 22,215, Level: 92 Points: 22,215, Level: 92 Points: 22,215, Level: 92
Level Up 87% Completed
Level up: 87% Level up: 87% Level up: 87%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 9 Timmeh! Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
styled by toyota, powered by subaru.

the collaboration worked out quite well.
__________________
Otto - 82 Benz Turbo Diesel Wagon - cruiser
Mara - 97 BMW M3 - fun fun fun
CATIA is a dirty tramp, until you figure out its sweet spots, and how to make it moan. Then its easy as apple pie on a fall afternoon.
Timmeh! is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-21-2013, 02:00 PM   #101072
beat3rfocus
aint no shame
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Fan#: 3178
Location: Hell, MI
What I Drive: Red 1990 Miata Hardtop

Posts: 12,492
Points 15,212, Level 79
Points: 15,212, Level: 79 Points: 15,212, Level: 79 Points: 15,212, Level: 79
Level Up 73% Completed
Level up: 73% Level up: 73% Level up: 73%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 11 beat3rfocus Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (9)
Klod, Doug Utz has some incoming, might want to check with him on details.
__________________
I sold my focus after 9 years.
beat3rfocus is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:02 PM   #101073
beat3rfocus
aint no shame
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Fan#: 3178
Location: Hell, MI
What I Drive: Red 1990 Miata Hardtop

Posts: 12,492
Points 15,212, Level 79
Points: 15,212, Level: 79 Points: 15,212, Level: 79 Points: 15,212, Level: 79
Level Up 73% Completed
Level up: 73% Level up: 73% Level up: 73%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 11 beat3rfocus Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (9)
Quote:
Originally Posted by svt1391 View Post
^ mmmm

I'll hopefully be there tonight. I was at 38 hrs for the week this morning and this weekend will be at least another 36 hrs in itself. Diesel monies! Lol
I'm a few hours behind you, but will be working this weekend as well. Might aim for a 16 hour day tomorrow and Saturday. Just to stick it to the man.
__________________
I sold my focus after 9 years.
beat3rfocus is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:04 PM   #101074
suss6052
Focus Addict
 
suss6052's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 95752
Location: ..., MI
What I Drive: 2013 Ford Focus ST2 Ingot Silver

Posts: 12,815
Points 9,903, Level 66
Points: 9,903, Level: 66 Points: 9,903, Level: 66 Points: 9,903, Level: 66
Level Up 64% Completed
Level up: 64% Level up: 64% Level up: 64%
Forum Activity 33%
Activity: 33% Activity: 33% Activity: 33%
FF Reputation: 24 suss6052 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Timmeh! View Post
styled by toyota, powered by subaru.

the collaboration worked out quite well.
Toyota contributed their dual port and direct injection design on top of the subaru engine, and may have contributed a few other pieces, but yeah from a big picture stand point Toyota did design and Subaru did the actual engineering work it seems.
__________________
Moderator for: DURATEC Ti-VCT Performance, ST Performance, MK3 Focus
suss6052 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:06 PM   #101075
06_infrared_zx4
Teddy_Ruxbin
 
06_infrared_zx4's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Fan#: 91369
Location: Canton, MI
What I Drive: 2006 Infra-Red ZX4 SES

Posts: 3,381
Points 3,428, Level 36
Points: 3,428, Level: 36 Points: 3,428, Level: 36 Points: 3,428, Level: 36
Level Up 52% Completed
Level up: 52% Level up: 52% Level up: 52%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 4 06_infrared_zx4 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Timmeh! View Post
styled by toyota, powered by subaru.

the collaboration worked out quite well.
thank god it doesn't look like a Camry. :P

Quote:
Originally Posted by suss6052 View Post
Toyota contributed their dual port and direct injection design on top of the subaru engine, and may have contributed a few other pieces, but yeah from a big picture stand point Toyota did design and Subaru did the actual engineering work it seems.
erhmagherd no way...gtfo...
__________________
Ted
I lessthanthree you bastards
06_infrared_zx4 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:11 PM   #101076
jwill2489
Focus Fanatic
 
jwill2489's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Fan#: 78236
Location: Dearborn Heights, MI
What I Drive: 2003 SVT JRSC w/BBK

Posts: 4,656
Points 3,440, Level 36
Points: 3,440, Level: 36 Points: 3,440, Level: 36 Points: 3,440, Level: 36
Level Up 60% Completed
Level up: 60% Level up: 60% Level up: 60%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 4 jwill2489 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Ted stop being so rude. Act like an adult
jwill2489 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:12 PM   #101077
klodkrawler05
Sooooooooooo EURO
 
klodkrawler05's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Fan#: 47771
Location: Lowell, MI
What I Drive: BMW's

Posts: 14,245
Points 12,622, Level 73
Points: 12,622, Level: 73 Points: 12,622, Level: 73 Points: 12,622, Level: 73
Level Up 44% Completed
Level up: 44% Level up: 44% Level up: 44%
Forum Activity 5%
Activity: 5% Activity: 5% Activity: 5%
FF Reputation: 26 klodkrawler05 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (30)
Quote:
Originally Posted by beat3rfocus View Post
Klod, Doug Utz has some incoming, might want to check with him on details.
not quite ready to purchase and dont want to waste Dougs time until I am.

also may want to look for a 1-2 year old one to avoid the depreciation hit.
__________________
-Brad
'03 VW Jetta TDI - The Daily Commuter
'02 Chevy Corvette Z06 - The Toy
'99 Triumph Daytona - Death Machine
klodkrawler05 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:14 PM   #101078
beat3rfocus
aint no shame
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Fan#: 3178
Location: Hell, MI
What I Drive: Red 1990 Miata Hardtop

Posts: 12,492
Points 15,212, Level 79
Points: 15,212, Level: 79 Points: 15,212, Level: 79 Points: 15,212, Level: 79
Level Up 73% Completed
Level up: 73% Level up: 73% Level up: 73%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 11 beat3rfocus Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (9)
Quote:
Originally Posted by klodkrawler05 View Post
not quite ready to purchase and dont want to waste Dougs time until I am.

also may want to look for a 1-2 year old one to avoid the depreciation hit.
Makes sense. I think they will actually hold value with how few are being produced.
__________________
I sold my focus after 9 years.
beat3rfocus is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:21 PM   #101079
klodkrawler05
Sooooooooooo EURO
 
klodkrawler05's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Fan#: 47771
Location: Lowell, MI
What I Drive: BMW's

Posts: 14,245
Points 12,622, Level 73
Points: 12,622, Level: 73 Points: 12,622, Level: 73 Points: 12,622, Level: 73
Level Up 44% Completed
Level up: 44% Level up: 44% Level up: 44%
Forum Activity 5%
Activity: 5% Activity: 5% Activity: 5%
FF Reputation: 26 klodkrawler05 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (30)
Quote:
Originally Posted by beat3rfocus View Post
Makes sense. I think they will actually hold value with how few are being produced.
could be, we'll find out!
__________________
-Brad
'03 VW Jetta TDI - The Daily Commuter
'02 Chevy Corvette Z06 - The Toy
'99 Triumph Daytona - Death Machine
klodkrawler05 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-21-2013, 02:34 PM   #101080
Timmeh!
aka The Wizard
 
Timmeh!'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Fan#: 27514
Location: Pinckney, MI
What I Drive: '91 Miata, '82 Benz 300TD

Posts: 8,939
Points 22,215, Level 92
Points: 22,215, Level: 92 Points: 22,215, Level: 92 Points: 22,215, Level: 92
Level Up 87% Completed
Level up: 87% Level up: 87% Level up: 87%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 9 Timmeh! Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
also all the FR-S's & BR-Z's are built by subaru in subaru factories.

somehow toyota got subaru to sign off on fr-s's being outsold 9:1 versus br-z's... not sure if that number is worldwide or region specific though.
__________________
Otto - 82 Benz Turbo Diesel Wagon - cruiser
Mara - 97 BMW M3 - fun fun fun
CATIA is a dirty tramp, until you figure out its sweet spots, and how to make it moan. Then its easy as apple pie on a fall afternoon.
Timmeh! is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Tags
aku & oberon , ff men cursed , hide yo kids , hide yo wife , in before the lock , kyle is troll king , mi euro-trash thread , toots was here

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:42 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Audi S3, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. Challenger Hellcat - Charger Hellcat