I would still recommend the Ford Taurus
as a well built, safe car, but the
Focus is a well built smaller more
affordable car. You need to get the top
model in each style to get the larger
engine (2.3) which makes all the
difference. The standard sound system
with MP3/CD has great sound. A moonroof
is great but the sport package is not
Most all controls are located well and
operate smoothly. Car is sharp, is
quick with 2.3 engine, shifts smooth,
rides great even better with full load.
The standard sound system in the ZTS is
door should open more smoothly. trunk
should pop up more, when release is
pressed. Needs fuel door release
button. Not easy to see out during bad
weather. Not as safe as Ford Taurus.
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