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Old 11-08-2004, 21:53   #1 (permalink)
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about $8000 what to get...

I will have 8000 soon to spend on a newy.....wats the best bang for buck...... ??? open to all suggestions, even if its not ford.
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Old 11-08-2004, 21:56   #2 (permalink)
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personly i would get an el ghia but mite be abit more then 8 grand if u want all the acceries
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Old 11-08-2004, 22:11   #3 (permalink)
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Get a EF and do a custom turbo jobbie.

Or an EB-ED and get a drive-in kit done from GRA or whoever.
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Old 11-08-2004, 22:20   #4 (permalink)
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Re: about $8000 what to get...

i know this is a ford forum
but id go the 86-88 commodore turbo (dont start hangin shit u know it)
or maybe r31 import
or ef/l
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Old 11-08-2004, 22:34   #5 (permalink)
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Re: about $8000 what to get...

86-88 commie <--- that is just plain stupid, why buy an OLD car.

look at the ef/el you have a car and in no rush, so hold out for the bargain :0)
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Re: about $8000 what to get...

EF definately. JMM reckon theyre the best engines, and i love the interior on them, even if it is only a GLi - plenty of potential.
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Re: about $8000 what to get...

For that kind of money you could get an EF Fairmont with change to do some mods. That's what I'd be doing.
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Old 11-08-2004, 22:58   #8 (permalink)
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Re: about $8000 what to get...

You'd have to mention your priorities. Another worthy option would be a Telstar/626 V6 manual.
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Old 11-08-2004, 23:07   #9 (permalink)
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if u want luxury go a ghia, if u want balls get a gli ef onwards and go spastic
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Old 11-09-2004, 00:36   #10 (permalink)
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ED XR6 5-speed best bang for buck and then start modding
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