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Old 13-08-2010, 03:33 PM   #1
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Hi guys. I used to own a Honda, Civic. Sold it a while ago and now i'm looking at buying a Focus because the new shape has really grown on me. The '10 ST are in the 18k range and i'm really considering one.

The thing with my honda was that I bought a basic one and ended up spending alot to achieve some power out of it. I don't want to be doing the same again so i'm after something that's gonna be fun both in straight line and corners. I'm expecting mid 13s 1/4 mile so is the ST capable or should i consider an older model so i can allocate more budget towards the modding?
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Old 13-08-2010, 04:31 PM   #2
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You could always get an 07 ST for about £12k and then mod that. Have seen one or two ST's for around £8k or £9k but with about 80k miles.

You wont regret getting an ST, I love it.

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Old 16-08-2010, 09:31 AM   #3
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Hi mate, thanks for your reply.
ST is my first choice.. just gettign a few insurance quotes now and getting the go ahead from the Mrs ( gotta keep it sweet with her LOL ).
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I'm not too keen on the color but it seems a reasonable price for the mileage.
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Old 16-08-2010, 10:50 AM   #4
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firstly welcome to the site mate
if you don't like the colour of the car, don't get it lol and find another?
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Old 16-08-2010, 10:59 AM   #5
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Hi mate,standard ST's are quite good,but get a dreamscience handheld tuner second hand for about £300 and it changes it completely,the needle on the boost gauge shoots right off the gauge with that done
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