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We bought a 2014 focus fresh off the lot. Day 2 transmission started slipping called dealer they said was a self learning transmission to give it 1000 miles, well 3 tows, after being total stranded, 10 months and about 500 phone calls to Ford and the dealer later. We have a $25000 yard ornament. Ford says there is nothing wrong its just the way it is. I stops pulling, smokes, lurches forward, and more. It is a VERY unsafe car, Ford doesn't care. Google focus transmissions and start reading!!!!!
The C-Max Energi is very comfortable and very quiet. I love the plug in ability, I drive mostly around town so I average 75 miles a gallon. This is because I have a very short commute and usually go under 20 miles a day so I can go the whole day on electric. If it was only a Hybrid and only got 40 miles per gallon I would still love the car. It seems like a luxury car that gets very good fuel mileage. The car has a lot of windows and that is great except it heats up really fast in the sun.
This was a decent family car but upgraded to something with a bit more room and power.
I have never been so impressed with a new vehicle. The Flex has comfort,quiet ride,great gas mileage, and all the features standard that others charge extra for on a new vehicle. It has plenty of power plus so versatile when it comes to passengers and cargo. The only options I have are sync, trailer hitch, roof rails, and second row club seats. It list for 32k and I bought it for 24k. It is an amazing first Ford for me.
I love the roominess and the interior comfort. The styling is a bit boring but it is a great alternative to the minivan. It has power and a fantastic line of sight from the driver’s seat. Get it with all the options and you'll be a happy.
only had the car a few months but I love it thus far
Pros: Quality and performance - saved my huband's life!!!
Cons: Having to say goodbye to our focusNever thought it would happen to us, but last week my husband was in a serious accident in our 2006 Ford Focus. The car didn't make it, but my hubby is going to be fine (many bumps and bruises!) ! When we went to look at the car in the tow yard, it was hard to see. But the best part was inside the vehicle and seeing the small spot where Jeff had to crunch into to avoid more severe injuries. Without the airbag and seatbelt (nasty bruisis), he would not have survived that crash. Thank you! Thank you! Thank You!!!