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Muscle cars that turn you on ....

Discussion in 'Cars & Automotive' started by Edisto_Tiger, Oct 11, 2011.

  1. outofyourmind

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    Never, ever, did I see one of these things where the nose fit right.
    It was always too wide, or crooked, just poorly installed.

    But that was the Mopar mantra.
     



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  2. Retroram52

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    Well this isn't exactly defined as a car but if I had the money to walk into a dealer and buy one of these, I would be numb to anyone who would suggest that this is not a muscle car in the classical sense. I might agree with them but when you can get a 707 HP Grand Cherokee from the factory, I shaint be doing much quibbling. Unfortunately, I have to find a bank who will grant me $80,000. One badass Muscle Jeep!!

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  3. Yankee Traveler

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    Shit.
    Here the 470 hp SRT is $79k and the 707 hp hellcat model is $99k.
     
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  4. Retroram52

    Retroram52 Moderator Supporting Member Level 1

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    Ouch Yankee Traveler!
     
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    1987 Buick Grand National for me. Have had two in my life. An 84 when I was younger and a low mileage moonroof, digital dash 87 when I was older.
     
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  6. outofyourmind

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    The last fast car I had was a 1988 Pontiac Formula 350.
    It was fun to drive. Fast for it's time.


    Just like this one.

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    Wife has a Grand Cherokee the 350 hp Hemi which is pretty stout.
    They had the SRT on the showroom floor for $20k more.
    Another we visited had the (Trackhawk?) for $99k.
     
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    Dodge/Jeep/Ram is weird with all the expensive options and versions. When I went on the lot to lease a GC, the guy said "we have almost 50, just walk the lot and pick whichever one you want." Well, there were sticker prices from $37k up to $47k...all for the same $300 per month. Guess which one I chose?!

    So, my theory is if you buy one with a lot of options, it might be a lot cheaper to lease it for 3 years and then buy it rather than buying it new for cash. It was the same way when I bought a Ram1500 over a decade ago..."just pick one."
     
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    I like your dealer better than my dealer.
     
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    New a guy had this Phase IV Riviera, like a 1971, looked just like this. It was fast as shit. Certainly not a muscle car in the traditional sense though.
    Would keep up with most anything.

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