Ben Walters

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Ford Fiesta ST - Long Term Review

As the odometer on my 2014 Fiesta ST recently ticked over 36,000 miles, it seems fitting to take some time and reflect on the last few years of ownership. While I can't say the last ~32,000 miles of ownership have been perfect, I can say that I'm grateful...

Should I Buy a Dash Cam?

What is a dashcam? A "dash cam" is a video camera designed for use in a vehicle, whose primary function is to record anything that might happen while you're driving. Dash cams tend to differentiate themselves from other types of cameras through their robust construction, loop-based recording, and discreet designs....

Sound Deadening the Fiesta ST

Economy Roots For all its performance and fun, the Fiesta ST is still an economy car, and keeping the price affordable means making some sacrifices. No place is this more evident than when driving at highway speeds. The combination of wind, tire, and other road noises can lead to a...

DIY Fiesta/Focus ST Front Plate Relocate

From the dealership, most Ford ST models have their license plates riveted directly to the front bumper. Many owners, myself included, have found this to be aesthetically unappealing, or in some cases simply just inconvenient to clean around. Rather than invest $100+ in an alternative, removable front plate bracket, I...