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Old 07-09-2012, 04:02 PM   #1
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Hello all,


So my friend was looking to get a new car so I told him I'd post this up and do some research for him. He's looking for a newer used car that's got to meet a few qualifications:

1. RWD
2. V6 or V8 that's near 30mpg highway
3. Stick or amazing auto
4. "sports" car, i.e. very fun to drive haha
5. 10 or less years old or under 70k miles
6. Around $10,000

He's got his eye on V6 mustangs from the 2005-2010 era and E46 3 series.


What do you guys think are the best cars that meet those qualifications?


Thanks!

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Old 07-09-2012, 04:32 PM   #2
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that gen v6 mustang wont be great in stock form but has a lot of potential because of the huge aftermarket. will he mod it?
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I recommend this:http://www.kbb.com/perfect-car-finder/

You can enter in all the criteria above and it will list out those that fit.

this link may or may not work: http://www.kbb.com/perfect-car-finde...ftab=advanced#
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Pretty sure that doesn't exist...
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Old 07-09-2012, 04:50 PM   #5
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crossfire would fit the bill.
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crossfire would fit the bill.
Under $10,000 with less than 70k?

None within 250 miles of me.
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Mustang GT are in the price range 2001-2004.Fun car I just picked up a 98 GT conv. 5 speed gas mileage im getting 23-25 mpg.
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$10,000 was my budget after I sold my MS3.

I looked high and low for a fun car for $10k and there's just nothing...at least nothing that's new and reliable enough for a daily commute (less than a billion miles, in good shape, practical, etc.)
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that gen v6 mustang wont be great in stock form but has a lot of potential because of the huge aftermarket. will he mod it?
Yea he would mod it for sure, that's what I told him haha I love my mom's v6 stang

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I recommend this:http://www.kbb.com/perfect-car-finder/

You can enter in all the criteria above and it will list out those that fit.

this link may or may not work: http://www.kbb.com/perfect-car-finde...ftab=advanced#

Sick!!! I will definitely look that up haha

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Under $10,000 with less than 70k?

None within 250 miles of me.
I was gonna say I don't think I saw more than one crossfire and it was 90k+ miles

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Mustang GT are in the price range 2001-2004.Fun car I just picked up a 98 GT conv. 5 speed gas mileage im getting 23-25 mpg.
O nice! I'll have to tell him about those

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$10,000 was my budget after I sold my MS3.

I looked high and low for a fun car for $10k and there's just nothing...at least nothing that's new and reliable enough for a daily commute (less than a billion miles, in good shape, practical, etc.)
So far that's what I'm seeing too, gonna have to convince him to go up to $15k haha
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$10,000 was my budget after I sold my MS3.

I looked high and low for a fun car for $10k and there's just nothing...at least nothing that's new and reliable enough for a daily commute (less than a billion miles, in good shape, practical, etc.)
You live in the middle of no where and everyone drives a billion miles to go places
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