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#2460814 - 03/04/18 09:19 AM Turbo Daytonas
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#2460817 - 03/04/18 09:22 AM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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That blue one has been for sale since last spring.

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#2460996 - 03/04/18 02:40 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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the red one has been sale for a LONG time also.
i think it might have been posted on here last summer or early fall.
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#2461165 - 03/04/18 06:58 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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I like those FWD turbo cars but not a lot a value in them.

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#2461461 - 03/05/18 10:48 AM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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Both of those guys are in for an uphill battle if they think they'll get near that price.

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#2461480 - 03/05/18 11:33 AM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: DaytonaTurbo]
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Yes: They are interesting all right but no one cares enough to pay what they are asking.
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#2461778 - 03/05/18 09:24 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: RUNCHARGER]
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Originally Posted By RUNCHARGER
Yes: They are interesting all right but no one cares enough to pay what they are asking.


I would pay that much for a 1987 ShelbyZ in the same condition.
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#2461797 - 03/05/18 09:48 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: DUFFMAN]
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Pretty cool cars. Just don't plan on reselling. Not saying I don't think they are neat, just a limited market I believe.
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#2461871 - 03/06/18 12:26 AM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: RUNCHARGER]
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Originally Posted By RUNCHARGER
Yes: They are interesting all right but no one cares enough to pay what they are asking.


"A cool car for someone else to own"
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#2461877 - 03/06/18 01:04 AM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: RUNCHARGER]
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Originally Posted By RUNCHARGER
Yes: They are interesting all right but no one cares enough to pay what they are asking.

I'd love to have the blue one. Just not at $5200.
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#2462319 - 03/06/18 08:22 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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If the blue one is as advertised, and is rust free, not sure how you could go wrong at $5,200 if you wanted one of these. shruggy
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#2462463 - 03/07/18 07:51 AM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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It's great to see 1980s cars gaining interest. I guess people finally realized that these cars are disappearing.

There's a very clean 1988 ShelbyZ with T-tops for sale on FB for $5000. If I was in the position to add another car to my collection it would be in my garage already.
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#2462572 - 03/07/18 11:26 AM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: DUFFMAN]
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Originally Posted By DUFFMAN
It's great to see 1980s cars gaining interest. I guess people finally realized that these cars are disappearing.

There's a very clean 1988 ShelbyZ with T-tops for sale on FB for $5000. If I was in the position to add another car to my collection it would be in my garage already.

I had my 93 R/T for sale and got tired of the lowball offers and I decided to keep it. As soon as winter moves outta here it is going back on the road and getting turned up and enjoyed again.


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#2462629 - 03/07/18 01:10 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: DUFFMAN]
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Originally Posted By DUFFMAN
It's great to see 1980s cars gaining interest. I guess people finally realized that these cars are disappearing.



Having purchased a few of these new back in the day I can definitely say the eighties were a true low point in automobile design and execution. So much plastic, so many angles, so little performance. Other then for nostalgia purposes, I can't figure out why anyone would want one. IMHO. Amazing where we are today.
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#2462686 - 03/07/18 02:35 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: jeff968]
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Those cars get decent mpg and can be made to run pretty fast. There is a faded blue paint Chrysler minivan here that has a turbo 4 cylinder that's been modded and it's fast enough to embarrass most muscle cars old and new.


I'd take one of those in nice shape for a driver vs say a new Charger/Challenger.


Edited by Neil (03/07/18 02:35 PM)

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#2462700 - 03/07/18 03:07 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: jeff968]
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Originally Posted By jeff968
Originally Posted By DUFFMAN
It's great to see 1980s cars gaining interest. I guess people finally realized that these cars are disappearing.



Having purchased a few of these new back in the day I can definitely say the eighties were a true low point in automobile design and execution. So much plastic, so many angles, so little performance. Other then for nostalgia purposes, I can't figure out why anyone would want one. IMHO. Amazing where we are today.


I think a lot of people not into old cars would say the same about E bodies. Most were slow slow slow 318 and slant 6 cars with anemic steering and brakes, topped off with interior panels that were slabs of cheap plastic. A lot of the old hi-po cars would have a tough time keeping up with a modern 300hp minivan!

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#2462760 - 03/07/18 05:16 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: DaytonaTurbo]
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Originally Posted By DaytonaTurbo
Originally Posted By jeff968
Originally Posted By DUFFMAN
It's great to see 1980s cars gaining interest. I guess people finally realized that these cars are disappearing.



Having purchased a few of these new back in the day I can definitely say the eighties were a true low point in automobile design and execution. So much plastic, so many angles, so little performance. Other then for nostalgia purposes, I can't figure out why anyone would want one. IMHO. Amazing where we are today.


I think a lot of people not into old cars would say the same about E bodies. Most were slow slow slow 318 and slant 6 cars with anemic steering and brakes, topped off with interior panels that were slabs of cheap plastic. A lot of the old hi-po cars would have a tough time keeping up with a modern 300hp minivan!


Ahh, but those e-bodies sure have aged better then my old Shelby Daytona/Charger/Shadow. That is why they are so popular today. I'm not so optimistic for my old FWD mopars.
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#2462853 - 03/07/18 07:55 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: DaytonaTurbo]
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Originally Posted By DaytonaTurbo
Originally Posted By jeff968
Originally Posted By DUFFMAN
It's great to see 1980s cars gaining interest. I guess people finally realized that these cars are disappearing.



Having purchased a few of these new back in the day I can definitely say the eighties were a true low point in automobile design and execution. So much plastic, so many angles, so little performance. Other then for nostalgia purposes, I can't figure out why anyone would want one. IMHO. Amazing where we are today.


I think a lot of people not into old cars would say the same about E bodies. Most were slow slow slow 318 and slant 6 cars with anemic steering and brakes, topped off with interior panels that were slabs of cheap plastic. A lot of the old hi-po cars would have a tough time keeping up with a modern 300hp minivan!


I agree. My Dad always used to talk about the glory days. He bought a 73 Road Runner brand new; his parents would only allow him to buy a 318. In my early years, we'd go to the Nats and I see these things run in the 15-16 second range and would just look at him like he must have been on something back then because to me, even at 10 years old, the things were just painfully slow.

Years later, he bought a 69 Road Runner 383 which he added some day two mods to. At the track, I put 3-4 car lengths on him with a 93 mustang with a few bolt ons and I didn't thing the Mustang was that fast either.

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#2462887 - 03/07/18 08:49 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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I still my 85 turbo z, my 1st car... I wouldn't sell it for 5k and it needs a lot of work. But I would pay 500 for the same car laugh2 I had an 89 shelby, rebuilt engine, couldn't get 1k for it and it was solid... sold a few parts and got my $ out of it, kept some and scrapped the rest.

Really nice ones will bring decent money, but my experience is, turbo dodge people are some of the cheapest out there!
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#2462903 - 03/07/18 09:22 PM Re: Turbo Daytonas [Re: NTOLERANCE]
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Some cars id not take for free and the group this fits in is one, you could race and win if the other guy didnt realize YOU were actually racing.

The 2.2 was a cam eating dog, the only other car I know of that a replacement cam had no warranty was the ford pinto.

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