The car is junk. In order to vent the
car with outside air, you have to open
the windows, otherwise you get engine
fumes. For a compact/economy car the
mileage is terrible. If you are on
freeways that travel over 55 miles per
hour, the fuel mileage drops
exponentially. When you reach sixty
miles per hour, the engine just has no
extra guts. Not one of Ford's better
ideas. The Focus basically sucks!!!
My favorite feature of the Focus was
being able to trade it in for a full-
size Crown Victoria, which gets better
fuel mileage than the Focus when driven
at speeds over 60 miles per hour.
I suggest crushing the car, melting it
down, and continue making Ford Escorts,
which are a far superior car to the
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