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Old 07-26-2006, 11:32 PM  
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Muscle Car question

Ok, I have wanted a muscle car for quiet sometime and I have saved enough finally to consider purchasing one. Do you guys think this is a good deal?

1971 Dodge Challenger T/A convertible, v8, Shaker, 426 Hemi, Indy Heads, TT1 Exhaust,4 speed pistol grip, Dana 60 rear, Big Bars, Disc Brakes Front, 10,000 dollars obo.

Is 10,000 a good price for this car?

or here is another one I am considering in my price range, I'd like to know the deal I should go with.

1965 Chevrolet Impala SS convertible, exceptionally rare muscle car in excellent condition with new paint, restored interior and 350 engine with only 10,000 miles.$8,500.

Which one should I go with??

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Old 07-26-2006, 11:34 PM   #2
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tough decision.....

Always been a fan of the Impala SS though (especially convertible).....
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:35 PM   #3
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Ok, I have wanted a muscle car for quiet sometime and I have saved enough finally to consider purchasing one. Do you guys think this is a good deal?

1971 Dodge Challenger T/A, v8, Shaker, 426 Hemi, Indy Heads, TT1 Exhaust,4 speed pistol grip, Dana 60 rear, Big Bars, Disc Brakes Front, 10,000 dollars obo.

Is 10,000 a good price for this car?

or here is another one I am considering in my price range, I'd like to know the deal I should go with.

1965 Chevrolet Impala SS convertible, exceptionally rare muscle car in excellent condition with new paint, restored interior and 350 engine with only 10,000 miles.$8,500.

Which one should I go with??

Impala SS Convertible.....
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:38 PM   #4
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You should get some good responses out of this place. Wonder which one HemiEd would pick...


I don't really know that much about them but how are they both restoration wise? Are there a lot of modern mods or replacements that make them that much off stock?

Also this will be your weekend car right?
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:39 PM   #5
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You should get some good responses out of this place. Wonder which one HemiEd would pick...


I don't really know that much about them but how are they both restoration wise? Are there a lot of modern mods or replacements that make them that much off stock?

Also this will be your weekend car right?
correct, I won't be driving it everyday.

From the ads it sounds if they both already have been restored at least partially.
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:46 PM   #6
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Badgirl,

I am a huge fan of Challengers...

I'm curious though: 426 Hemi? I remember the 440 Hemis and the 383 Hemis (as well as Magnums) ~ are you sure it's a 426?

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i'd be curious to know if they made a 426...
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:47 PM   #7
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correct, I won't be driving it everyday.

From the ads it sounds if they both already have been restored at least partially.
Both are pretty damn nice muscle car models. I am definitly more partial to the Challenger and it wouldnt have the issues associated with owning a 40 yr old drop top.

The restoration/condition is the big key and I dont really know why I am responding since I don't exactly know shit about owning them but I am somehow drawn to car threads.
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:52 PM   #8
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Badgirl,

I am a huge fan of Challengers...

I'm curious though: 426 Hemi? I remember the 440 Hemis and the 383 Hemis (as well as Magnums) ~ are you sure it's a 426?

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i'd be curious to know if they made a 426...
The ad says 426 Hemi.
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:53 PM   #9
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Both are pretty damn nice muscle car models. I am definitly more partial to the Challenger and it wouldnt have the issues associated with owning a 40 yr old drop top.

The restoration/condition is the big key and I dont really know why I am responding since I don't exactly know shit about owning them but I am somehow drawn to car threads.
In a good restoration there wouldn't be any issues associated with owning a 40 yr old drop top.
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:55 PM   #10
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Both are pretty damn nice muscle car models. I am definitly more partial to the Challenger and it wouldnt have the issues associated with owning a 40 yr old drop top.

The restoration/condition is the big key and I dont really know why I am responding since I don't exactly know shit about owning them but I am somehow drawn to car threads.
From the pics the Challenger looks great,

The Challenger as well as the Impala are both convertibles by the way
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:56 PM   #11
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In a good restoration there wouldn't be any issues associated with owning a 40 yr old drop top.
Good point. One of the few I can think of that I have actually ridden in a decent amout of times was an old Cutlass. Though it had a pretty expensive and complete restoration job done.

I may be wrong in assuming this but it seems like it takes a decent amount to make them right?
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Old 07-26-2006, 11:58 PM   #12
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Old 07-27-2006, 12:01 AM   #14
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Good point. One of the few I can think of that I have actually ridden in a decent amout of times was an old Cutlass. Though it had a pretty expensive and complete restoration job done.

I may be wrong in assuming this but it seems like it takes a decent amount to make them right?
She's in the right price neighborhood for a decent restoration...not show quality, but I don't think that's what she is looking for.
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