2001 Ford Focus Overview

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Trims

LX
36 national listings
SE
97 national listings
SE Wagon
43 national listings
Street
Street Wagon
ZTS
30 national listings
ZX3
80 national listings

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Average User Score

45 stars

Based on 100 reviews

Great Little Car by William
 — I love this car!!! This car is great. Performance- It was some power to it, more then you would think out of small car. The handling can get a little tricky on bumps. Performance I give this car f... Read More
A Versatile And Efficient Design by mkbrbkr
 — This car has given reliable performance and consistent gas mileage (26 city / 35hwy) over 126,000 miles of ownership. Focus SE wagon has sport handling with nice manual shift. A very dog friendly carg... Read More
Fun To Drive!! by Nicole
 — This car has afew extras being the street edition and is much tighter on the road due to the european tuned suspension and the bigger 16 inch wheels. I find all the controls easy to reach and for sig... Read More

2001 Ford Focus Overview

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Based on 100 reviews

2001 Ford Focus

The 2001 Ford Focus continued to be a favorite with reviewers and drivers for its roomy interior, smooth handling, and great gas mileage.  The line's second year in North America proved a difficult one, though, with voluntary recalls for problems with a suspension bolt and with a battery cable on the premium Z-trim engine.

It seemed that if you got a 2001 Focus that was free of these production flaws, you loved it; but when they were bad, they were horrid.  Bill Ford soothed investors with press conferences praising the potential of the line, and he probably wasn't spinning too hard.  The Ford Focus filled a significant niche in the family compact market, and the line offered one of the most durable, affordable wagons available in the US.

Trims for the 2001 Ford Focus included the Street and SE lines, available as four-door wagon and sedan body models, a four-door LX sedan, and the performance-enhanced ZTS sedan and two-door ZX3 hatchback.

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Ford Focus Questions

Alicia Treadway
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I Have A 2001 Focus Se Dohc 5 Speed. When I Try To Accelerate (ex To Highwa...

slow acceleration like it isn't getting enough power

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KHINA
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I Have A 2001 Ford Focus My Battery Light Came On,so I Had It Checked Along...

5 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
Angela Ross
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Car Will Crank But Wont Start,no Fuel Coming Thru

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bbben0721
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Car Makes Loud Whrrrrr Sound

Ok. So my car makes a sound that is somewhat like a hum that will get progressively louder as the speed increase. I took note that the noise goes away when I am turning left. I can only hear the ...

51 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
jerzi2369
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I Have An 01 Ford Focus And Steam Was Coming Out Of The Overflow Cap And Th...

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