5L V8 Focus - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
» Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Fordforums Community > The Pub
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

The Pub For General Discussion

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-19-2003, 19:22   #1 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 1,154
5L V8 Focus

Did anyone see it in the latest Motor mag? I think that would be the only suitable FPV Focus!
chevypower is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-19-2003, 19:41   #2 (permalink)
Wildlife Photographer
 
VanGelder's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Adelaide, S.A.
Age: 34
Posts: 1,413
Re: 5L V8 Focus

Yep, saw that ! What a brilliant idea !
A 5L stroked Mustang V8 in a Focus !!! And rear-wheel drive !
Definately my type of car.
__________________
Please check out V8FREAKS.COM !
Be sure to drop a line !
VanGelder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2003, 21:04   #3 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: brisbane
Age: 32
Posts: 25
Re: 5L V8 Focus

the engine is bored out not stroked
BA_XR6T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-19-2003, 22:42   #4 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 1,154
Re: 5L V8 Focus

yes it is bored, and I mentioned somewhere else, if the 5.4 had the same 94mm stroke, it would give it 5.9L !!!! :-) Do ya think a 5.9L Focus would go alright?
chevypower is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2003, 01:24   #5 (permalink)
R.I.P Dimebag
 
Devil_Racer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: grasslands
Age: 29
Posts: 1,333
Re: 5L V8 Focus

a 1300kg Focus with a 5.9L V8???

Ahhh Santa!!!
Devil_Racer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2003, 05:31   #6 (permalink)
Moderator
 
Timmeh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Newcastle, NSW
Age: 33
Posts: 2,922
Re: 5L V8 Focus

Ah, yet another one of these V8 Focus threads! Will they ever end!

Cheers..... Tim
__________________
EUR04D - Ford Focus
The Blue Flame

Mk II Escort RS2000
How much boost?


www.eurofordclub.com
Thanks for 2004, crew.
Timmeh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2003, 05:33   #7 (permalink)
Yeah .... I am here
 
XR8fella's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Coffs Harbour NSW
Age: 32
Posts: 751
Re: 5L V8 Focus

heres a pic i seen floating on here before
__________________
His :
Black AU II XR8 Manual Ute
Hers :
XR8fella is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2003, 06:39   #8 (permalink)
R.I.P Dimebag
 
Devil_Racer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: grasslands
Age: 29
Posts: 1,333
Re: 5L V8 Focus

then again these things pop up all the time but we never see them take the opportunity, c'mon FPV make one, it may even raise a bit of hype over the Focus; cause damn it definately need some kind of boost.
cheers
Devil_Racer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2003, 08:18   #9 (permalink)
XR82GO
 
sylox's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Nth NSW
Age: 33
Posts: 1,540
Re: 5L V8 Focus

I some how doubt very highly they will make it cause it would blow the doors off the GT if they did. And that wouldn't be a very good look now would it.
__________________



sylox is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2003, 13:16   #10 (permalink)
Mmm, high pressure wash.
 
3Toed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Sydney, Australia
Age: 39
Posts: 3,086
Re: 5L V8 Focus

Quote:
Originally Posted by XR8fella
heres a pic i seen floating on here before
Holy crap! I thought it was an N/A V8 they wedged in there (could've sworn that what it said in the articles and other photos) but this pic shows an S/C V8!

But I think the question on everyone's lips is... When do we see the V10 version?! :s6:
__________________
Slothmobile™ n. (slōthmōbēl)
Off-white EL Series II Falcon GLi Sapphire (4.0L Slothmatic™) with K&N Filtercharger, Tickford Sports Suspension, DBA Longlife Gold (front), DBA Longlife Slotted (rear) and Bendix Ultimates all round. Driven by The Slothman™.

Co-Founding Member of 3FB Inc, or the Ford Forums Food Bandits, where cruising, eating and talking shite is what it's all about. Click here to visit the official (albeit slightly outdated) website!


Quote:
Originally Posted by Team GT Media
We love having 3FB Inc guys around!
3Toed is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Fordforums Community > The Pub



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2005 Focus: The First Salvo In Fords year Of The Car Product Blitz RPO83 Ford Worldwide News 0 12-05-2003 03:31
All-new Ford Focus C-Max Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 1 02-23-2003 20:58
Ford Focus Inspires C-max Concept Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 0 09-26-2002 07:45
Ford: We've fixed the Focus Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 0 08-19-2002 07:13
2003 Ford SVT Focus Overview RPO83 Ford Worldwide News 0 07-23-2002 07:50

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 13:42.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.