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cobra powered RWD focus?! #111528 Feb 24, 9:23pm Feb 24, 9:23pm
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cobra powered RWD focus?!
I just read about the RWD cobra powered focus in SCC. i mean damn, someone needs to make a similar conversion with a 7th gen celi (actually do it,not claim to)! and get it in a mag so i can read about it and envy them grin

Re: cobra powered RWD focus?! [Re: OOSilver_S] #111529 Feb 24, 9:24pm Feb 24, 9:24pm
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that's old news

but yeah, sometime should drop a tacoma engine or a 2jz engine in the celi and make it rwd

Re: cobra powered RWD focus?! [Re: OOSilver_S] #111530 Feb 24, 9:26pm Feb 24, 9:26pm
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lol, i read that story in early 03 spineyes spineyes spineyes


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Re: cobra powered RWD focus?! [Re: NorwayGT] #111531 Feb 24, 9:28pm Feb 24, 9:28pm
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yeah well my jackass mailman gives me my scc mags like 2 weeks after im supposed to get them. I really think someone at the postoffice leaves my copies in the can until their done with em

Re: cobra powered RWD focus?! [Re: OOSilver_S] #111532 Feb 24, 9:40pm Feb 24, 9:40pm
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Originally Posted by OOSilver_S
yeah well my jackass mailman gives me my scc mags like 2 weeks after im supposed to get them. I really think someone at the postoffice leaves my copies in the can until their done with em


rofl That sucks

Re: cobra powered RWD focus?! [Re: CeLlYgT04] #111533 Feb 24, 9:55pm Feb 24, 9:55pm
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That swap is sooooo lame...

They ripped a perfectly good engine out of a much nicer car, and dropped it into a crapbox. The Mustang looks nicer, likely handles better, and would be cheaper than buying a damn focus and doing the conversion.


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Re: cobra powered RWD focus?! [Re: RevMonster] #111534 Feb 24, 10:06pm Feb 24, 10:06pm
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Originally Posted by RevMonster
That swap is sooooo lame...

They ripped a perfectly good engine out of a much nicer car, and dropped it into a crapbox. The Mustang looks nicer, likely handles better, and would be cheaper than buying a damn focus and doing the conversion.
agreed, waste of a cobra engine

like putting a diamond carat on a ring of copper

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