I purchased a black SVT Focus about one
year ago. The car is a blast to drive
when the road gets twisty but lacks the
kind of power that I crave.
The chassis is very well balanced, the
handling is nuetral and the car is very
easy to rotate. I would prefer a
little less body roll and better high
speed stability as the car is a little
twitchy in high speed sweepers (100mph
My major complaint with the car is the
quality. I had to get a new power
steering pump, alternator, and now the
intake runner control quit working.
This in addition to several different
noises and rattles that emminated from
They should build an SVT type R with
the following: 1. limited slip or All
Wheel Drive 2. Turbo charged 300hp
engine 3. Lower one inch 4. Put
wider tires on lighter 18 inch rims 5.
Bigger brakes 6. Decontent the interior
and add Race seats 7.Front and rear
strut tower braces