• (4.0) 44 reviews
  • MSRP: $380$5,924
  • Body Style: Hatchback
  • Combined MPG: 23-32
  • Engine: 110-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD
2002 Ford Focus

Our Take on the 2002 Ford Focus

Introduced for 2001, the European-designed Focus quickly displaced the Escort as Ford’s top-selling small car. The front-drive compact comes as a four-door sedan, a two-door hatchback, a four-door wagon and a new four-door hatchback. Sedans are offered in LX, SE and ZTS trims, while the two... Read Full Report

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Sometimes, even for the all-knowing, prescient, and infallible automotive journalist, a car arrives that is full of surprise. I am driving such a car as I enter a climbing S-curve at 50 miles per hour. I am in third gear, the exhaust is rumbling behind me, and just for giggles I shift up into fourth at 4,000 rpms and stomp the gas. The car rockets forward, the exhaust note deepens, and the s... Read full review for the 2002 Ford Focus

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Excellent for Singles or Couples, not Families.

by TradingUp. from Southern IN & IL on July 24, 2009

I bought my 2002 Ford Focus SE when it was just a year old, and it only had 40,000 miles on it. I drove it my last year and a half of high school, 90 miles per day all through college, and still have ... Read Full Review

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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