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  1. Snowing conditions in winter months.. . .

    Focus RS Discussions
    I am going to be moving to Boise Idaho from California. There are a few concerns that I have with moving. My buddy was mentioning to me that he used to live in Idaho and that my car will be to low to use as a daily. I am not looking to sell it so it would be rather unfortunate if I had to...
  2. DIY system for rinsing salt off your car in the cold

    Focus RS Detailing
    Here's my attempt to give something back to a great forum. It will likely appeal to a very limited audience, but if the phrase "salt life" conjures thoughts of plow trucks and brine tanks before sandy ocean beaches this may be of interest to you. I live in the rust belt and I'm always looking...
  3. WTB Winter Wheel setup

    Parts Wanted
    Hello, That time of year... Looking for a winter wheel setup. Doesnt need to be the OEM package.
  4. (SOLD) Winter Wheel Package - Enkei YS5 18x8 + Blizzak WS80

    Sold Sold Sold
    Hey everyone, I'm looking to sell my winter wheel and tire set-up. I recently made the hard choice to sell the RS, because I moved and need something more suited for my 80 mile commute. Below is a summary of the package. Everything only has two seasons (total 10 months) on them. Everything is...
  5. Winter Drifting 2017 Nitrous Blue - HPDE instructor

    Focus RS Photos and Videos
    Hello, I am not on here often, but I plan on contributing more to the forum. Here is a teaser video of my Focus RS winter drift from just one storm. I plan on adding to this and cutting it down to the best stuff. It was like 6 degrees and windy out so a bit bruta I am a HPDE instructor for...
  6. 2017 Winter Weather Driving Goals

    Focus RS Photos and Videos
    Submitted for your approval..... I give you "The Winter Weather - Summer Tire Challenge" In appreciation of the @Slideways20 Snow drift video( :thumbsup: Bro! ), I figured that I would share the mini FanFilm I made for my insta account. Portland Metro experienced some of the deepest snow it had...
  7. 19'' Snow/winter tire recommendations?

    Focus RS Wheels and Tires
    So I live in KY where we can have some snowy winters. They can be at the very least below 45 degrees so I want to get a set of winter tires on my new RS. I have 19'' wheels on mine though so I was wondering if you have any recommendations. The threads I've seen on this subject tend to be for...
  8. Will It Fit: 235/50/R18?

    Focus RS Wheels and Tires
    Whats up guys, I just came across a good local deal for a set of blizzak LM60's but I want to make sure they'll fit before I pop the trigger. Do you guys think ill have any clearance issues with 235/50/R18 tires on a set of ST snowflake rims? I know that my speedo will give me some...
  9. Looking To Purchase RS Winter Wheel and Tire Package

    Focus RS Wheels and Tires
    Please PM me if you are looking to sell your OEM winter wheel and tire package. I screwed myself by not adding it before selected for scheduling and now I cannot add it. If I must I will go aftermarket for winter wheels and tires I will; but I really like the Ford package and am pissed I...
  10. FocusRS bolt pattern - same as FiestaST?

    Focus RS Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys, first timer here. I ordered in january of one of my dealer's three alloted slots and I am still waiting to hear from my dealer what my VIN will be. Question... I currently have a FiestaST and I use winter wheels/tires for the snow here in Wisconsin. I am hoping to use those winter...
  11. Salt Protection

    Focus RS Maintenance
    Does anyone have any tips on keeping their car from rusting (underneath as well as body parts) other than frequently washing your car in winter months in the north? I just drive an old truck in the winter, and park my 86 camaro in the garage. I have never had a new vehicle for winter. I would...
  12. RS Winter Tire and Wheel Package - US Spec

    Focus RS Wheels and Tires
    Ford just updated the build configurator to include an RS Winter Tire and Wheel Package for $1995 on the US site. The wheels are the same as the stock wheels, except they are "sparkle silver" versus the darker color featured on the stock wheels. If you want to get an idea of how the RS looks...
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