New XR6 Turbo Prices? - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
F6 Typhoon | XR6 Turbo Turbo Talks start here.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-25-03, 09:27 PM
Posts: n/a
Lightbulb New XR6 Turbo Prices?

Hi all!

I have just returned from the local Ford dealer to get a price on a new XR6 turbo. The price that i got was $49,500 (on the road) for a manual with paint protection and a towbar. This price was for one that would be ordered in.

The intersting thing was that there was an ex-demo at the dealer that had 150kms on the clock. The dealer was willing willing to sell it too me for $46,500, with the towbar and paint protection.

What does everyone think about an ex-demo? $3000 sounds like a fair saving. The only thing I am worried about is that it may have been thrashed and not run in properly.
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-25-03, 09:44 PM
XD V8 Owner
Ford Grunt's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Newcastle
Posts: 621
Welcome to Ford Forums.

Mate, the way I'd look is there is probably not going to be a problem with buying the demo, remember it will still have the balance of Ford's Factory warrenty, any prob's take 'er back and get it fixed free of charge (if its faulty).

$3,000 is a fair saving, if its the colour, desired interior and transmission you are after and you don't have a problem with a car that some else has driven before you then go for it.

I mean come on it only has 150km!


Scope out my '80 XD Fairmont Ghia 351 V8 in the gallery!

Pics here:

Ford Grunt is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-25-03, 11:41 PM
Australian BA XR6 Falcon
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Perth WA
Posts: 1,249
I'd go for it, thats a decent saving and you won't have a 3 month wait.

If the dealer is anything like my mates Ford dealership, they are particularily careful who drives the turbos (And XR8, GT's) as they are well aware of tyre kickers wanting a free squirt.

The only thing you may want to check is the build date, it may be an '02 hence the discount.
Kieron is offline  
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-26-03, 04:23 PM
BAII XR6T Driver!
XR6VCT's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 571
I personally would be very tempted by the demo. You save yourself a huge wait and really 150km is bugger all. Most demo's car dealers offer people usally have at least 1500km on them.

Ohh and to top it off you are saving $3000 as well! Sounds like a pretty good deal! Provided it's as Ford Grunt said, that is, it has everything you want on it.

BAII XR6T, Lightning Strike, M6, Sports Steering Wheel, 18" Wheels.
"Anyone can drive in a Straight line"
XR6VCT is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-28-03, 03:32 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 83

Went for a test drive in a demo xr6.
They launch real hard with four grand on the tacho.
And twenty k's on the clock.
XRTOWCAR is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-28-03, 03:39 AM
kooky's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2003
Age: 40
Posts: 1,760
Fordpower theres another thread on here about how much off the price of a new xr6t and some guys said they paid around the price of that demo for a brand spankers. Check back a couple of pages it wasnt that long ago could be worth your while.....

edit/ BTW WELCOME! Fordpower hope you enjoy the stay.

..........Black MY02 WRX..........

kooky is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Cars and PAG Vehicles > Australian Ford's Discussion > F6 Typhoon | XR6 Turbo
Gear in this thread - Powered by O'Reilly Auto Parts

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Full list of cars for Gran Turismo 4 FPRXR-6 The Pub 106 12-17-03 11:46 PM
XR6 Turbo Scores 10th Place On Targa Tasmania Debut RPO83 Ford Racing Across the Globe 11 06-25-03 07:12 AM
Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo Charges into Top 10 in Targa Tasmania RPO83 Ford Racing Across the Globe 19 05-20-03 05:22 AM
McInerney Ford in Perth have a XR6 Turbo Ute on the floor JadXR6 Ford Ute Forum 4 11-27-02 05:37 PM
FPV XR6 turbo? turbo4wd F6 Typhoon | XR6 Turbo 6 09-07-02 06:05 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome