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Apr 8, 5:42pm - #149172 
Got My Dream car!

My mom bought a 2003 Lexus IS 300 5 speed, the car is absolutely amazing, its black with gunmetal emblems with awesome 17" lexus rims, the Celica and the IS300 have always been my 2 favorite cars so im in heaven! Theres not too many things i really want to do to it besides exhaust, Intake Clear Corners... theres an awesome supercharger that makes 450+hp and its only about 4000. Just thought I'd share, ill post pics as soon as I can get my friends Digital camera!! What do you guys think of the IS? grin grin

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Apr 8, 5:46pm - #149173 
Not really down with the looks of it.

Did she get the wagon or sedan?

And is she gonna let you mod it???


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Apr 8, 6:00pm - #149174 
Originally Posted by slidr
Not really down with the looks of it.

Did she get the wagon or sedan?

And is she gonna let you mod it???


Definitely the sedan, she says I can do the things I listed except not a Turbo or supercharger!

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Apr 8, 6:13pm - #149175 
IS300 are mad nice man!

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Apr 8, 6:41pm - #149176 
Quote:
Got My Dream car!!!


Quote:
My mom bought a 2003 Lexus IS 300


*scratches chin* Cool.

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Apr 8, 6:57pm - #149177 
Originally Posted by PnOyGtS
IS300 are mad nice man!

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Apr 8, 7:05pm - #149178 
Quote:
Got My Dream car!!!


Quote:
My mom bought a 2003 Lexus IS 300


*scratches chin* Cool. [/quote]

haha my mom buying it = we now have an IS and my Celi which means I can drive both because we kinda share em! thumbsup

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Apr 8, 8:31pm - #149179 
^^ theres only 1 person who drives my car rofl

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Apr 8, 8:34pm - #149180 
Originally Posted by Nautique65
^^ theres only 1 person who drives my car rofl


same here. I would let my wife drive it but she says shes afraid she'll hit a mosquito with it and I'd flip out. hahahah she's probably right!!

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Apr 8, 8:41pm - #149181 
Originally Posted by grcelica
Originally Posted by Nautique65
^^ theres only 1 person who drives my car rofl


same here. I would let my wife drive it but she says shes afraid she'll hit a mosquito with it and I'd flip out. hahahah she's probably right!!

rofl

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Apr 8, 8:42pm - #149182 
thumbsup thumbsup

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Apr 8, 11:30pm - #149183 
kool! thumbsup

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Apr 8, 11:43pm - #149184 
so ur dream car is IS300?
alright... i guess idunno


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Apr 8, 11:46pm - #149185 
Congrats thumbsupI like the IS 300

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Apr 9, 12:19am - #149186 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
so ur dream car is IS300?
alright... i guess idunno
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Apr 9, 12:27am - #149187 
Originally Posted by Erick
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
so ur dream car is IS300?
alright... i guess idunno
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dont get me wrong...i hate IS300...


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Apr 9, 12:31am - #149188 
wow congrats man! the IS is a great car with a lot of torque and power. work on that suspension at take it to the circut.


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Apr 9, 12:32am - #149189 
So what your sayin is your "MOM" got your dream car thatsfunny. Thats kool... I guess


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Apr 9, 12:34am - #149190 
the Altezza is a pretty sweet car.

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Apr 9, 1:24am - #149191 
nice...have fun driving it happywink


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Apr 9, 2:07am - #149192 
Originally Posted by JBing

So what your sayin is your "MOM" got your dream car thatsfunny. Thats kool... I guess



so let me get this straight...your...MOM...bought you your dream car? i always figured i would buy my own dream car, or i would have a sugar-momma to buy. but not my real momma... rofl

j/p please dont take offense. i have a very...unusual/offensive sense of humor. but at the same time...your MOTHER bought your dream car? something not right... ah, fuck, have fun anyway... just dont see how you can call it YOURS.

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Apr 9, 8:18am - #149193 
just wondering if you guys had a chance to drag race yet???

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Apr 9, 8:22am - #149194 
the is300 is one bad ass car i want one congrats to you


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Apr 9, 11:19am - #149195 
Awesome...I love the IS 300s!

Just saw one yesterday at the bank...A white one! tasty

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Apr 10, 2:52pm - #149196 
i would love to own one of those, lucky!!!!

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Apr 10, 3:14pm - #149197 
Originally Posted by righteous_one
Originally Posted by PnOyGtS
IS300 are mad nice man!

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Apr 10, 3:27pm - #149198 
the IS300 is a nice car, but i think youre having the wrong dream. rofl


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Apr 10, 5:07pm - #149199 
Originally Posted by ragingpaseo
just wondering if you guys had a chance to drag race yet???


rofl "I just drag raced my mom and..."

God I hope not. thatsfunny

At any rate, glad you have one in the family. Personally, I'd be less excited if my parents bought a car I really wanted... just because I wouldn't feel like it was "mine". I'm weird though spineyes

If I were you, I'd just work on some audio/video mods. That car already handles so well and looks so nice... it'd be cheezy to lower it or slap on chrome rims or something.


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Apr 11, 12:55am - #149200 
Originally Posted by fastceli2001
the IS300 is a nice car, but i think youre having the wrong dream. rofl

Yea a REAL bad one rofl


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Apr 11, 3:29am - #149201 
Originally Posted by JBing
Originally Posted by fastceli2001
the IS300 is a nice car, but i think youre having the wrong dream. rofl

Yea a REAL bad one rofl


i like the is300..it's a very nice car so congrats to your mom thumbsup thumbsup

but dream a little higher man..hell, dreams arent supposed to be realistic anyway thumbsup

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Apr 11, 3:32am - #149202 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
Originally Posted by JBing
Originally Posted by fastceli2001
the IS300 is a nice car, but i think youre having the wrong dream. rofl

Yea a REAL bad one rofl


i like the is300..it's a very nice car so congrats to your mom thumbsup thumbsup

but dream a little higher man..hell, dreams arent supposed to be realistic anyway thumbsup


Eh, let the kid like what he likes. None of the cars I really want cost over $35-40k. Unless you are some sort of speed fanatic (yeah most of us are tongue), most cars over that price are nothing but status symbols.


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Apr 11, 4:23am - #149203 
Originally Posted by RevMonster
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
Originally Posted by JBing
Originally Posted by fastceli2001
the IS300 is a nice car, but i think youre having the wrong dream. rofl

Yea a REAL bad one rofl


i like the is300..it's a very nice car so congrats to your mom thumbsup thumbsup

but dream a little higher man..hell, dreams arent supposed to be realistic anyway thumbsup


Eh, let the kid like what he likes. None of the cars I really want cost over $35-40k. Unless you are some sort of speed fanatic (yeah most of us are tongue), most cars over that price are nothing but status symbols.


true, ferrari (as well as other exotics) are 'status symbols' but the reason they became status symbols is because they are also symoblic of power and handling--NOT just because the cost an extravagent amount of $$ and have a horse,bull,shield logo thumbsup

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Apr 11, 6:59am - #149204 
Lexus actually just came out with a new concept taht is supposed to replace the 300, not sure if i like it yet or not!

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Apr 11, 7:03am - #149205 
Originally Posted by vejita_13
Originally Posted by JBing
So what your sayin is your "MOM" got your dream car thatsfunny. Thats kool... I guess



so let me get this straight...your...MOM...bought you your dream car? i always figured i would buy my own dream car, or i would have a sugar-momma to buy. but not my real momma... rofl

j/p please dont take offense. i have a very...unusual/offensive sense of humor. but at the same time...your MOTHER bought your dream car? something not right... ah, fuck, have fun anyway... just dont see how you can call it YOURS.


Uhhh no. My mom bought the IS for herself not for me, i've got my celi... okay the IS is like one of my "realistic" dream cars, as in not a ferrari, I'm not sayin its mine but its just like if someone else in your family gets a car youve always liked then you know you will be able to drive it and what not.. rice

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Apr 11, 9:45am - #149206 
Originally Posted by nebraskaGTS
Lexus actually just came out with a new concept taht is supposed to replace the 300, not sure if i like it yet or not!

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finally time for a change...
the current one is CRAZY UGLY! ...


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Apr 11, 10:20am - #149207 
wow! why dont you buy the jdm emblems?! hehe make it a JDM FLAVA?! TOYOTA Altezza!!!

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Apr 11, 4:18pm - #149208 
i was fhinking a long time on buying a is200 we dont have is300 in my country i fhink. but then i took the celica .
very nice car havent test drived it was love with first sign with my celica.

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Apr 11, 5:25pm - #149209 
450+bph with just a supercharger? wtf I dunno..

Guys, he said his mom bought the IS300 and it's her car, but it's one of his dream cars.

In my family I bought my mom her "dream" car. Which would be the red Panasonic Edition Celica GTS.


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Apr 11, 5:31pm - #149210 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
Originally Posted by Erick
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
so ur dream car is IS300?
alright... i guess idunno
thumbsup

dont get me wrong...i hate IS300...

Hmmm now ur even in the running with DiabloGTS for "Hata of tha yeeeaa'" award. thumbsup

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Apr 11, 6:20pm - #149211 
My step dad got a nice camry, but I've only driven it once in the past year. I am glad you got it, but I don't think our parents would appreciate our "seeing what the car can do" tactics. My car is treated much differently than my parents' cars.


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