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Old 06-25-2004, 17:01   #1 (permalink)
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What has happened to all the manual GT-Ps

A good mate of mine has decided to buy a GT-P after driving mine a couple of times.
He thought he might be able to save a few bucks by buying a demo or 03 plate one. He has rung heaps of dealers in qld/nsw/vic.

His perfect match is Blueprint/stripes/manual/leather/satnav.

EVERY one that every dealer has to sell is BLOODY AUTO.

In fact the spec is (insert colour here)/leather/auto.

Lots of black/pearl/HgAg/Red, no blood/citric/blueprint etc and bugger all stripes.

In that these cars are basicly the ones that are less popular it appeales to my sense of humour me that spec is the same everywhere and that these cars have been ordered in by sales managers who seem to have missed the plot.



P.S. if anyone knows of a demo/03/used GT-P that fits his spec please PM me, he needs to buy it before COB June 30.
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Re: What has happened to all the manual GT-Ps

Maybe John (GTP320) wants to sell, if you asked REAL nicely.
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Re: What has happened to all the manual GT-Ps

But mine is an auto lol. All the other mods match though.
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you can have my 365kw manual GTP with coilovers for $90,000-
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That still runs 13s?
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Re: What has happened to all the manual GT-Ps

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That still runs 13s?
Haven't you got another forum to go to?
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Maybe John (GTP320) wants to sell, if you asked REAL nicely.
I take 1st prefrence when John decides to sell, LOL.
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Most vehicle's these day's are auto's because they are so good to drive the characteristic's of the Ford auto is splendid.
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I even checked in with my local dealer. 2 GTP in Blueprint, both Auto, infact all the FPV vehicles demo or on the lot all auto
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Might just be something to do with driveline shunt and the natural human instinct to avoid embarassing situations.
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