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Old 10-11-2004, 02:26   #1 (permalink)
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What was the first car "you" bought?

As the title says, tell us what was the first car you ever bought with your own money. No gifts, hand me downs, etc.. has to be with your own hard earned cash.


Mine was a Ford MKII Escort, and was the very first. Blue, 4 door, 1.6, Auto. Full history, only two previous owners and started firt click everytime. The car was immaculate. Piad $1200 from a dealer when I was 16 years old (1990).

The pic is not mine, but it's exactly as it was, except for the side mirrors.
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1986 R31 Skyline TI 3.0 auto, bought it when i was 16, not a bad first car, though i later crashed it...
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ive never bought a car with my own money
my current XE falcon was bought by my dad for $200, i was supposed to go halves but i didnt really want it, but he bought it anyway to use for parts as it had an LSD & a few other goodies,
then 6 months later i needed a car and dad gave it to me.

im hoping to buy my mates Centura soon, its a beast!
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1968 xt fairmont. pulled the 221 six out and dropped a 302w into it, hmmm 22 years ago
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Ba xr8 MKII, if all goes well i get her at the end of the month. First car is a EF xr8 dad lent me half the money and i paid him back.
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1996 EL XR6... still have her :)
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XD 302 (was given, but i paid for it later down the track)
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