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Unread 01-06-2010, 09:27 AM   #1
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does the focus RS even come with AWD? maybe he gets a special model that does?

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Unread 01-06-2010, 06:52 PM   #2
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The unibody supports RWD/AWD. There's a bolt-in kit that allows people to stuff a 289/302 in the nose, facing the correct direction, and an 8.8" Mustang rear axle in the back. If you use the 4-lug 8.8 from a fox body Mustang, you can even retain the stock wheels. Talk about a sleeper!

Also, the WRC cars are AWD.


Perhaps it's a sign that Ford is planning a street AWD version in the near future?
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yeah, i've seen videos of focuses with 302's... i want one lol.

i honestly don't know why the productiion focus RS doesn't have awd already.

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Back in the 90s and early 2000s, Ford used to make Escort Cosworth RS in AWD configuration and turbocharged from the factory in UK.
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