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2001 Ford Focus
2001 Ford Focus
Available Price Range $867-$5,699 Trims5 Combined MPG 28-32 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2001 Ford Focus

Our Take

The Focus arrived last year and quickly displaced the Escort as Ford’s best-selling small car. The front-drive, compact-size Focus was designed in Europe and comes in four-door sedan, three-door hatchback and four-door station wagon body styles. The Focus Wagon is featured in our 2001 Stati... Read Full Report


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Excellent MPG, but eats tires like no other!

by ZX10RMan from Morning Sun, IA on March 17, 2012

I drive this care 75 miles one way to work. I've seen over 31 & 1/2 MPG. I've been told the DOHC 2L engine is the only good one of the 2. I've owned this car for a year & 4 months and have put 43K on ... Read Full Review

5 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 14 recalls for this car.

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