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3/4 Front Glamour 2008 Ford Focus

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2008 Ford Focus specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2008 Ford Focus warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$14,395$14,755$15,225
    Invoice *$13,569$13,900$14,180
    Engine2.0L I-4 140 HP2.0L I-4 140 HP2.0L I-4 140 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City24.0 mpg24.0 mpg24.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy35.0 mpg35.0 mpg35.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.0L I-4 140 HP2.0L I-4 140 HP2.0L I-4 140 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator110 amp110 amp110 amp
    Battery500 amp with run down protection500 amp with run down protection500 amp with run down protection
    Axle Ratio3.563.563.56
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank13.5 gal.13.5 gal.13.5 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensionshort and long armshort and long armshort and long arm
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels15.0 " steel15.0 " steel15.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP195/60TR15.0BSW ASP195/60TR15.0BSW ASP195/60TR15.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and WheelN/Acompact steelN/A
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity555
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Easy Entryrear seat easy entryN/Arear seat easy entry
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Rear Seats60-40 bench60-40 bench60-40 bench
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
    Door Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsN/AN/Acarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-lookmetal-look
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading LightsN/AN/Afront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Seatback Storage111
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Air Compressorair compressorair compressorair compressor
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioAM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scanAM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scanAM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scan
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerMP3 decoderMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers444
    Radio Theft Deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrent
    Antennaintegrated roofintegrated roofintegrated roof
    Door Locksmanualmanualpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless EntryN/AN/Akeyfob (all doors)
    Rear Child Safety Door LocksN/Arear child safety door locksN/A
    Power Outlets222
    Retained Accessory PowerN/AN/Aretained accessory power
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Systems MonitorN/AN/Asystems monitor
    Trip ComputerN/AN/Atrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Front Windowsmanualmanualpower
    Rear Windowsfixedmanualfixed
    1-Touch OpenN/AN/Adriver
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersfixed intervalfixed intervalfixed interval
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition DisableSecuriLock(R)SecuriLock(R)SecuriLock(R)
    Panic AlarmN/AN/Apanic alarm
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors4 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume13.8 cu.ft.13.8 cu.ft.13.8 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length175.0 "175.0 "175.0 "
    Exterior Width66.7 "66.7 "66.7 "
    Exterior Height58.6 "58.6 "58.6 "
    Wheelbase103 "103 "103 "
    Front Tread59 "59 "59 "
    Rear Tread58 "58 "58 "
    Turning Radius17.1 '17.1 '17.1 '
    Curb Weight2,588 lbs.2,623 lbs.2,588 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.32.32.32
    Front Legroom41.7 "41.7 "41.7 "
    Rear Legroom36.1 "36.1 "36.1 "
    Front Headroom39.2 "39.2 "39.2 "
    Rear Headroom38.3 "38.3 "38.3 "
    Front Hiproom50.4 "50.4 "50.4 "
    Rear Hiproom50.9 "50.9 "50.9 "
    Front Shoulder Room53.5 "53.5 "53.5 "
    Rear Shoulder Room53.7 "53.7 "53.7 "
    Passenger Volume93 cu.ft.93 cu.ft.93 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume13.8 cu.ft.13.8 cu.ft.13.8 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Grille Moldingschromechromechrome
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manual remotedual manual remotedual power remote
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2008 Ford Focus safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
S 2dr Coupe
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
S 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SE 2dr Coupe
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SE 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SES 2dr Coupe
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SES 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat

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