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Fill my booty

Advantages: Reliable and cheap to run
Disadvantages: Air conditioning and lack of style

Last year I did something for the very first time at the ripe old age of 39 and before you ask it was not my virginity that I lost as that is very much intact and I'm still as pure as driven snow. What actually happened was that I became a car owner. All ...

atticusuk 26.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Ford Focus Estate 1.8 TDCi Duratorq

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My trusty Focus estate.

Advantages: Frugal, spacious, built well, handles brilliantly, looks pretty good...
Disadvantages: Not the quietest of diesels.

...another car. I wanted something economic as I do a hell of a lot of mileage so I wanted a diesel. In the end I got the car I'm writing this review on: A 1999 (V) Ford Focus 1.8TDdi [AC] LX Estate. It cost me £1,600. Got 104K miles ...

Ant309 27.04.2009 · Read full review
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Driving like Dad

Advantages: Reliable and reasonably efficient
Disadvantages: Visibility and does not look great

...past three weeks I have been using my fathers spare car as my other half has been using mine and this means I have spent two weeks driving around in a Ford Focus Estate, it has a 1.8l diesel engine which means I find it a rather sluggish vehicle t ...

sympatic 21.06.2012 · Read full review
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Ford Focus Tdci Zetec Estate 115BHP 2002

Advantages: Handling, MPG, Comfort, Space, Ride
Disadvantages: Stalling at low revs, steering feel, plasticky interior

I drove the hatchback version of the Tdci Focus a few years ago when my wife and I hired one to drive up to the Isle Of Skye and back on holiday. The trip gave us a flavour of how well the car handled motorways, twisty B-roads and city driving. The combin ...

Quillfiller 06.12.2009 · Read full review
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Ford Focus 1.8tdci New Shape

Advantages: Reliable,fairly economical
Disadvantages: Poor Radio, Unsupportive Seats, Generally "bland"

Silver 55 plate 5 door estate. Lots of room for load lugging, fuel economy is pretty good, 45mpg during most driving, although compares badly with the 50-60mpg quoted by Ford. Seats can be uncomfortable during long drives. Just clocked up 10,000 miles ...

gdhaydock 11.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Ford Focus Estate 1.8 TDCi Duratorq

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