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Muscle Cars #444306 Apr 17, 2:04pm Apr 17, 2:04pm
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i was just wondering which of all the muscle cars coming out or that are already out, you would pick as your favorite and their least favorite, i know most people here hate domestics here, but for the horsepower those cars offer and their prices i wouldnt mind having one. i guess my choice would be the Dodge Charger that's coming out, and my last choice would probably be the new mustang because it's so damn underpowered.


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Lasherccl] #444307 Apr 17, 2:13pm Apr 17, 2:13pm
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favorite-any of the LS1's or shelby's
least-previous model mustang


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Xer0GT] #444308 Apr 17, 2:18pm Apr 17, 2:18pm
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An 05' GTO...400HP monster! Good drifter off of the lot! thumbsup wave


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444309 Apr 17, 2:27pm Apr 17, 2:27pm
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Originally Posted by zugzug12
An 05' GTO...400HP monster! Good drifter off of the lot! thumbsup wave


i was pretty excited when i heard about the gto, i like the performance i just hate the fact that it sucks in the look department, looks just like a grand am.


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Lasherccl] #444310 Apr 17, 2:30pm Apr 17, 2:30pm
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Yer 100% correct! That's what I see when I look at one! rofl But, the performance is great! rofl thumbsup


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Lasherccl] #444311 Apr 17, 2:31pm Apr 17, 2:31pm
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all GM did was take an already existing model from australia and put the GTO name on it. could've been so much better.


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Xer0GT] #444312 Apr 17, 2:40pm Apr 17, 2:40pm
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Originally Posted by Xer0GT
all GM did was take an already existing model from australia and put the GTO name on it. could've been so much better.


Were you wanting a kinda retro-look? The only thing retro on these is scoops and emblems! rofl They needed change, I guess the Holden was all they could come up with. They needed to get some of the old in there, maybe 68'-70'. thumbsup


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444313 Apr 17, 2:57pm Apr 17, 2:57pm
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honestly, i pretty much hate all domestics thumbsdown rofl but if i had to pick one , it would be whatever the purple car was that vin diesel drove in xxx.

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: 2003cbgts] #444314 Apr 17, 3:05pm Apr 17, 3:05pm
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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Zero] #444315 Apr 17, 3:54pm Apr 17, 3:54pm
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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: dondeago] #444316 Apr 17, 4:11pm Apr 17, 4:11pm
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yea the 06 cobra will be awsome. I mean if you want any domestic muscle gotta go with new z06, but if ur talking in the cheaper range, a nice Yenko 68, hell even a 68 SS camaro would be spiffy. My fav of all time is a stinray vett. i wanted one so bad but my dad woudlnt let me have it, they had a large problem with leaking oil in those years so he figured while i was in highscool it woudl be too much work. my sis had a 66 mustang GT, that was a hot ride. thumbsup thumbsup

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444317 Apr 17, 9:04pm Apr 17, 9:04pm
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Originally Posted by zugzug12
An 05' GTO...400HP monster! Good drifter off of the lot! thumbsup wave


Just a heavy ass Corvette. It's a drift car cause Rhyes Millen sponsored the Pontiac GTO. It shoula been a 'vette drifting...


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Polykarb] #444318 Apr 17, 9:11pm Apr 17, 9:11pm
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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Poisoner] #444319 Apr 17, 9:35pm Apr 17, 9:35pm
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The New GTO is awesome, despite that it has a very similar look of the Cavalier.

Vin Diesel drove an old GTO in xXx.


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: RavynX] #444320 Apr 17, 11:36pm Apr 17, 11:36pm
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i like my neighbor's chevel, 525 whp, non turbo eek

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: g96818] #444321 Apr 18, 2:33am Apr 18, 2:33am
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corvette z06...500...now that is some fun off of the lot!


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: CARBON_SYPHER] #444322 Apr 18, 3:01am Apr 18, 3:01am
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I still honestly prefer the old school american muscle

1971 Chevy Chevelle SS 454
1967 Ford Shelby GT 350 & 500 SS
1963 427S/C Shelby Cobra

And the baddest one on the block...

1967 Chevy Camaro Z/28
If looks could kill this car would be a serial killer

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Polykarb] #444323 Apr 18, 4:25am Apr 18, 4:25am
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Originally Posted by Polykarb
Originally Posted by zugzug12
An 05' GTO...400HP monster! Good drifter off of the lot! thumbsup wave


Just a heavy ass Corvette. It's a drift car cause Rhyes Millen sponsored the Pontiac GTO. It shoula been a 'vette drifting...


Umm...Pontiac sponsored Rhyes...and the star of drifting is a Viper! Vettes suck, as anything GM goes! rofl thumbsup


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444324 Apr 18, 8:15am Apr 18, 8:15am
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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444325 Apr 18, 8:43am Apr 18, 8:43am
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vettes suck?? have you ever been in a vette?? have you ever seen the performance that a vette has?? ur nuts to think vettes suck.

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: injencelicagts] #444326 Apr 18, 8:55am Apr 18, 8:55am
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A Corvette is the best bang for the buck. You can't ever go wrong with a vette. Also GTO's have 450hp.

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Brian63] #444327 Apr 18, 9:23am Apr 18, 9:23am
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Z06 & GTO, maybe 06 SVT.

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: injencelicagts] #444328 Apr 18, 11:38am Apr 18, 11:38am
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Originally Posted by injencelicagts
vettes suck?? have you ever been in a vette?? have you ever seen the performance that a vette has?? ur nuts to think vettes suck.


I'm just not a big GM fan, period. Would rather have a Viper. And, yes, I've been in plenty Vettes, a 67' 427/425HP is a neck-breaker! thumbsup Late model Vettes are "best bang for the buck," but have you heard about the service charges? thumbsdown cry


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444329 Apr 18, 12:20pm Apr 18, 12:20pm
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Cool, a forum where I can brag about my old muscle-car from 1983! I was a modder back then (did all my own work too) and didn't know it...

1981 Red Z-28 (loaded - air, cruise, power window, t-roof, mag wheels...)
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Scheel micro adjust full contour racing seat

Even though the car eventually ended up leaking every fluid known to man (including gasoline, brake fluid, freon...) I still got a wicked trade-in as a down payment for my brand-new '85 Mustang GT. The car was frikken' fast, and the Rancho stuff kept it flat even going around a corner at 30 mph - amazing since the car must have weighed close to 4000lbs (I nearly lost a toe to some windshield pillar trim - it was 1/8" steel coated in plastic and I dropped it 'cause it was so heavy eek) The two Ford salesmen that took it for a test drive came back white and shaking.

It has a sound that made bike couriers scurry to the sidewalk, kinda like a T-Rex. Lord, I miss that car!!

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: blackmobile] #444330 Apr 18, 1:25pm Apr 18, 1:25pm
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What I think is funny about vipers is the size of the pistons, they are about as round as a pop can.

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Brian63] #444331 Apr 18, 2:25pm Apr 18, 2:25pm
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The old GTO tasty

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: Lasherccl] #444332 Apr 19, 12:10am Apr 19, 12:10am
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I can't believe nobody has mentioned the Ford GT, and I'm not talking about the Mustang GT... Do you not consider that a muscle car?

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: lop] #444333 Apr 19, 12:23am Apr 19, 12:23am
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the camero!

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: lop] #444334 Apr 19, 4:22am Apr 19, 4:22am
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Originally Posted by lop
I can't believe nobody has mentioned the Ford GT, and I'm not talking about the Mustang GT... Do you not consider that a muscle car?


If we're talkin' vintage GT-40's...no, no mass-production. But, the new GT-40...YES! Maybe the best the USA has to offer anymore. thumbsup wave

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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444335 Apr 19, 8:53pm Apr 19, 8:53pm
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^^^Yep that's the one... I would trust anything that Chrysler makes, so I'd pass on the Chrger

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: lop] #444336 Apr 20, 4:13am Apr 20, 4:13am
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Originally Posted by lop
^^^Yep that's the one... I would trust anything that Chrysler makes, so I'd pass on the Chrger


Is there an uglier car than the new Charger? rofl


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: zugzug12] #444337 Apr 20, 6:14am Apr 20, 6:14am
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i heard the the new gt-40 didnt live up to the hype according to motor trend, its not that impressive when you see it in person, and i hate muscle cars, but if i had to it would be the special edition twin turbo ZO6 that will come out,I think only 50 will be maid!! thumbsup

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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: sekytwo] #444339 Apr 20, 7:38am Apr 20, 7:38am
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[quote=sekytwo]i heard the the new gt-40 didnt live up to the hype according to motor trend

Pro-Chevy magazine! rofl thumbsup


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: lop] #444340 Apr 20, 8:27am Apr 20, 8:27am
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Chrysler 300 C SRT8
400 plus hp stock 6.1 lit. HEMI Would be a nice addition to my garage comprised of a 88 iroc-z z28 and the celi of course.


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Re: Muscle Cars [Re: exchange] #444341 Apr 20, 8:41am Apr 20, 8:41am
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C5 corvette with this Lingenfleter package
http://www.lingenfelter.com/pack_cor_c5_725.htm

or a C6 Corvette with this package.
http://www.lingenfelter.com/pack_cor_c6_427.htm

Re: Muscle Cars [Re: exchange] #444342 Apr 20, 9:36am Apr 20, 9:36am
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Originally Posted by exchange
Chrysler 300 C SRT8
400 plus hp stock 6.1 lit. HEMI Would be a nice addition to my garage comprised of a 88 iroc-z z28 and the celi of course.


If you can get on the waiting list! rofl thumbsup wave


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