Sunday, August 10, 2014

15k: Repeat Offender: 2000 Ford Focus V8

Typically when we find a car that we've already posted, we put a quick update and list the car as a repeat offender, but today's feature is for a car that was first seen almost a year ago and includes a serious number of new photos.  Plus, it is a V8 rear drive converted Ford Focus.  Find this 2000 Ford Focus V8 currently bidding for $10,000 reserve-not-met with 3 days to go on ebay, located in Holland, MI.


We originally featured this Focus in November of 2013, and it looks just as stock and mild mannered as before.  The Clark Kent to Superman transformation is only apparent when the driver mashes hard on the pedal on the right. 


The Ford 302 cubic inch V8 was installed in 2003 by Tee's Custom in Florida using about 10 grand in swap parts from a place called Kugel Komponents (not including the cost of the engine, trans, rear end and driveshaft). 


The 340 horsepower V8 is mated to the rear wheels via a very custom setup, and the seller was nice enough to include a close-up view of the rear end.  Some surface rust is starting to appear on various components, but otherwise it looks excellent.


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2 comments:


  1. Time left:
    2h 58m 37s (Aug 13, 2014 10:12:01 PDT)
    Current bid:
    US $10,000.00
    Reserve not met
    [ 1 bid ]

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    1. Bid History: Details
      Bidding Details

      Bidder Information
      Bidder: i***i ( 447Feedback score is 100 to 499)
      Feedback: 100% Positive
      Item description: Item Title: Ford : Focus V8 Conversion
      Bids on this item: 1

      30-Day Summary
      Total bids: 32
      Items bid on: 14
      Bid activity (%) with this seller: 3% Help
      Bid retractions: 0
      Bid retractions (6 months): 5
      30-Day Bid History
      Category No. of Bids Seller Help Last Bid Help
      eBay Motors > Ford 1 Seller 1 3h
      eBay Motors > Honda 3 Seller 2 11h
      eBay Motors > Alfa Romeo 4 Seller 3 4h
      eBay Motors > Ford 1 Seller 4 6d 20h
      eBay Motors > Triumph 1 Seller 5 4d 12h
      eBay Motors > Maserati 2 Seller 6 4d 6h
      eBay Motors > BMW 7 Seller 7 17h
      eBay Motors > Mercedes-Benz 2 Seller 8 5d 22h
      eBay Motors > Mercedes-Benz 2 Seller 9 2d 3h
      eBay Motors > Lancia 1 Seller 10 6d 12h
      eBay Motors > Jaguar 3 Seller 11 8h
      eBay Motors > BMW 2 Seller 7 23h
      eBay Motors > Ford 1 Seller 12 4d 15h
      eBay Motors > Other Makes 2 Seller 13 2d 6h

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