10 Coolest Cars: #7
European automakers have long subscribed to the idea that a well-packaged car doesn’t need to be large in size. Ripping a page out of that playbook, Ford has brought the compact, Euro-sweetened 2012 Focus to America, offering head-turning looks, sporty handling and a healthy standard equipment list in an efficient and affordable package. Willing to spend a little extra? Add more cool to your Focus with leather seats, a quick-shifting dual-clutch automatic transmission and the MyFord Touch infotainment system.