The new dash uses a minimum of panels for a clean look that's mostly devoid of cut lines. Now I have no car and no money to buy a car. It is made as a replacement for the old Ford Escort. Your request has been blocked. Teenagers should feel immediately comfortable. While the result doesn't look anything like Ford's popular mid-sizer, there is a family resemblance, but the 2008 Ford Focus won't win any beauty contests.
The sedan seems to pull off the new styling better than the coupe, but buyers are likely to miss the hatchback and wagon versions see a with the 2007 Focus. It will only take few minutes of your time to spend a little inspection and maintenance to keep it in top form. We saw the motorweek show on the Focus and they said the 0-60 time was 10. I had been searching on-line since January mostly on Cars. Due to the two door model it's not going to be the family car! Exterior The previous Ford Focus came in two- and four-door hatchback designs, as well as sedan and traditional wagon versions. Almost every aspect is improved, and the striking, winged dashboard draws the eyes immediately.
Purchased as a used car off a dealer lot. Fuel tank is a modest 11 gallons. I've only had it in for one repair, other than brakes, tires etc. They even claim that the optional aluminum-like trim highlights are run of the mill. Safety has also been addressed with the addition of standard side and curtain airbags for those up front. Love the sporty looks but it has it's con's hard to fine all season tires in the size and at a good price, overall great car though.
One, Ian Smith, reports he averages 6. Didn't seem to care that we had concerns of things that were not listed that were wrong with the vehicle. It was offered as three and five-door hatchback and as an estate. We drove from far away to see it and were very dissapointed!!! If I need to pass a slowpoke car, of which there are plenty on the roads I travel, my pretty little red Focus jumps into action and gets me past the car and back into my lane without worry. You get a huge range of vehicles, outstanding customer service, on-site finance, an expert service department to keep your car performing its best, and public transport just minutes away from the yard. If I could back in time and be purchasing a new car again, I would still pick the Focus. Sure, they were a little more squeezy if you tried to shoehorn your kids into the back seat, but, hey, they probably had their own cars and weren't interested in traveling with mom and dad anyway.
I do liked this car a lot, and recommend. All models had a 2-. On the road it was a pleasant driver, with a responsive engine and composed chassis. As of this writing, the Ford Focus has not been completely crash-tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Also, they are clustered in such a way that it's difficult to use them without taking my eyes off the road for a split second.
In May of this year the ignition switched went bad and had to be replaced, in August, this month, the reverse gear stopped working we took the car to Ford dealership their diagnosis was that the transmission exploded that it was full of scrap metal and the metal was also in the cooling system of the transmission. It is comfortable, pleasant to drive, handles well and has good performance, it is easy to get into for older owners, has a good-sized boot, and there have been no problems in the 100,000 km it has done to date. I have previoussly owned a 93 Thunderbird and a 97 Taurus and when I test drove the Focus I was in heaven. The front and rear are radically restyled, and around back you can really appreciate what the design team has done. When cruising, though, the Focus is steady. Regular oil changes are key to longevity on modern engines with their tiny oil galleries.
Seats could use lumbar support. Primary Use: Commuting to work Definitely The Best Car Out On The Market Right Now! The ride is firm without too much harshness, and handling was good as far as we could tell on the moderately curvy wet roads. This is very lame since I always did periodic maintenance changing oil, and checking all fluids into the car. According to Edmunds, the automatic tranny is also a drain on fuel economy. My contact number is 99774826. There is no way to open the trunk without the key.
Very reliable car as long as it is taken care of just like any other vehicle on the road. Only knock on the exterior design is the door handles are a little wonky. They provide illumination that guide you as you hit the road. I like the features such as exterior lights flashing to indicate that the doors and trunk have been locked. The new look is more substantial and dimensional, as evidenced by such detailing as the sculpted rings surrounding the instrumentation.
We will not store the information provided in this calculator. For further information please contact us on 03 9318 2744. What's up Ford Motor Company. It prevents debris from making contact with your paint. I can't wait to have this Focus in my posession! There is no interior light for the backseat. However, stability control — which the government will mandate on all cars in 2012 — is not even available as an option.