My Daughter's First Car!

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  1. adampaul1964

    adampaul1964 New Member

    Well she picked it up today, and oh no it's a Ford! :gasp: 2008 Focus less than 8,000 miles and every option but the sunroof! All in all a very nice vehicle, and a lot of car for the money,plus 35 mpg's. Don't judge her too harshly for not buying G.M., she's actually the smartest one out of the bunch so far!

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  2. ct9a

    ct9a New Member

    LOL. I dread the day my children are old enough to drive and buy cars.
  3. kaiah723

    kaiah723 New Member

    smartest one of the bunch until she bought a ford, lol.
  4. TRPLXL2

    TRPLXL2 New Member

    That's actually a really nice lloking car, I think that would be an awesome first car for any kid. My first car was a 92 Ford Festiva, which was like the Ford version of a Chevette. I hated that car but my dad wouldn't let me get a truck, because he was afraid I would spend all of my money on the truck. Boy how wrong was he? :lol:
  5. cascott325

    cascott325 New Member

    HA! my dad wouldnt let me get a 4x4 because theres that much more that could go wrong! so when i got the money to buy a 4x4, i did and low and behold, the damn push button switch goes out in it. i think it was a set up
  6. Duncan_Z71

    Duncan_Z71 New Member

    yea shouldnt gotta a chevy.
  7. Cableguy

    Cableguy New Member

    Sounds like a lucky girl. Good luck in the new wheels:great:
  8. lube70

    lube70 New Member

    good luck

    Those cars have a great reputation for safety. My buddy works for Ford and great track record. Good luck on driving safely!!!

    Don'
  9. adampaul1964

    adampaul1964 New Member

    Yeah, she's very lucky, but I give her credit. She's 18 years old and enrolled in nursing school and working full time at a nursing home, until she can get into a local hospital and work at becoming an LPN and then hopefully RN, the only thing she asked of me was to co-sign her loan, so I'm pretty proud of her!:glasses:
    The other positive is now I can have my old Grand Prix back to use as a beater and save wear and tear on my truck!
  10. Z71_guy

    Z71_guy New Member

    good little fist car, i was lucky and my dad let me get a truck for my first a 86 scottsdale
  11. dwill3015

    dwill3015 New Member

    Nice looking car!
    My first car was a 1970 Chevelle!
  12. kaiah723

    kaiah723 New Member

    hell of a first car!
  13. 95CTburb19

    95CTburb19 New Member

    I heard with those new focuses parents can program speed limiters into em and all kinds of crazy stuff. I was doing some work at this guy's house and his teenage daughter got in her car and drove away. About a minute later he called her up and was like "WHAT THE HELL ARE YOU DOING DRIVING 45 ON THIS ROAD" He had some kind of GPS tracking doodad where he could tell how fast she was going and where she was.
    I would've been grounded every day if my parents had that kind of technology.
  14. sheep

    sheep New Member

    my first car was a 1980 toyota tercel lol rolled it over to 300k and its still running 4 years later
  15. Pete95Sierra

    Pete95Sierra New Member

    not bad for a first car, i would kill for 35mpg's out of my jeep
  16. Thundare

    Thundare New Member

    little Putter Huh? for my kid's first car, it wouldn't be a car lol, something big like a SUV/Truck Scratch that SUV, i like being the only in the family to have a Pickup:lol:
  17. reddedsilvy05

    reddedsilvy05 New Member

    i know its a Ford but at least it is an AMERICAN MADE car....the more people that buy american cars the better off our country is.....and btw my first car was a 91 camaro Z28 5.7 L in PRISTINE condition, she was a beast until i wrecked it :eek:uch:
  18. bry2500

    bry2500 New Member

    I look at it this way, all kids beat the snot out of their first car. So let her beat the ford to death and when she is responsible enough to own a chevy she will treat it with the respect it deserves.:lol:
  19. SilverBulletZ71

    SilverBulletZ71 New Member

    Thats a nice first car. Its very appropriate for a young driver, I like the color too!! I know she'll be responsible in it Adam....oh...what? Its too late? :lol:I once took the tags off of my Dads new 1981 Chevy Malibu and put them on my 1966 Falcon (my first car) and drove around a while. Luckily I got home before they did and Dad never found out....hmm...or did he?
  20. sheep

    sheep New Member


    thats exactly why i had what i had for a first car

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