I just got the car a month ago and it's great. It was my first car and my dad and I just decided to go test drive a Ford Focus because I had seen them and liked them a lot. We were "just looking" But we found a 2003 ford Focus SE light green type and packed with power everything. We knew this was the car (we had been just looking for a bit, at least for me). And since my dad couldn't find a scratch on it we got it. I have to say if you are looking for a good realiable first car for your teen I recomend this car!
I love almost everything about it. It's really not meant for a family though! One thing I really liked is when I was putting a sticker on my window I stood on the bumper for a second but realized it couldnt take that but it popped right back. I mean some cars like the Corolla don't do that well.
I will say there aren't enough cup holders and I am kinda jealous of the 2005 Focus owners because they have a CD storage area but i deal with that.
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