Spy Shots: 2008 Ford Focus
More analysis after the jump.
[Source: Winding Road]
The interior furnishings look redone, and were heavily obscured by camo. From the details that are discernible, it looks like the dash is all-new, with more chrome trim here and there and a new instrument cluster. The center console appears to have been given the faux metal makeover, and we wonder if that extends to the well-covered center stack. This restyling will most likely bring NVH, body rigidity and chassis tuning improvements with it (well, it better). As good as those may be, and as good as this car was in SVT trim, this Focus platform is due for the glue factory. Not only that, over at the Mazda or Volvo stores you can get a C1 car, virtually negating any pro-Focus argument other than deep discounts, rebates, and fleet sales...lots of fleet sales. The Focus isn't inherently bad, it's just that everything else has gotten lots better.
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