I was thinking of the word scampi and singular scampoIn optics you use the word focii. But for the car I've only heard Focuses (no possessive). I think Ford has got a badge issue it probably doesn't deserve any more. But so many modern cars are bland as hell and Ford don't have anything that does it for me.
We've added a FIAT 500 that we use just for town/London parking. I could have bought probably 20 other cars that would do the same job, but only the 500 looked cute to us.
Before we met my hub had a real 1960s cinquecento in white and red. He was travelling from yorkshire to home coincidentally on the same evening as united won a match somewhere else over the border.
After meeting a few girls in a Barnsley pub he was totally ratassed and with his 5 student friends squashed in the tiny car with him, they were all literally hanging out of the window and singing.
Police stopped them and said,now now lads, I know you have won but lets have a bit of decorum and let them go on their way. Can you imagine that happening today?
I seriously considered an abarth for France for about 10 minutes but the 2 doors and poor access for the kids to the back seat kiboshed it