SE sport V6 with 5 spd transmission is
an excellent drive for the price.
Interior features have drove me nuts.
Dashboard peeled and replaced twice,
endless wind noise and continual
rattles in the dash board. The
original tires were Firestone Firehawks
and were worthless on anything other
than dry pavement. Replaced at 30k
with Bridgestone Portenza's and
significantly improved control and
ride. I've enjoyed the car, but next
time will spend the extra bucks for a
higher class car with better fit and
finish. Also, don't have any idea what
the engineers were thinking about with
the cup holders.
European sport sedan performance for
Fit and finish. Ford dealership
maintainance is terrible!! They seem
to always break something and every
repair takes 3 days. Won't buy a ford
again because of the inconvenience of