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Old 12-03-2006, 08:50 AM   #41
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Old 12-03-2006, 09:28 AM   #42
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The Cressida was fast because it had the 7M-GE engine which was also in the Supras and also had the 7M-GTE turbo version for even more yeeehas. Didn't you just love the sound/feel of the inline 6? I wish more automakers made them. Right now GM makes a really nice one, the 4.2 Vortec, but the only put it in the Trailblazer/Envoy. Why can't they just shove it in a Solstice? 291hp inline 6 in a car weighing that little, I'd be in line.
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Old 12-03-2006, 03:48 PM   #43
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E46s have really nice I6s
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Old 12-03-2006, 09:56 PM   #44
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this is my first car! Well... I have a long list of Hot Wheels if you want to add those in...
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Old 12-03-2006, 11:03 PM   #45
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That is very true Adam, that 333hp screamer is one of my most favorite engines. I'll take the 6 speed manual though, SMG is for sissies.
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Old 12-04-2006, 12:38 PM   #46
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Old 12-06-2006, 10:27 PM   #47
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`87 Porsche 944S
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Old 12-07-2006, 07:57 AM   #48
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Always wanted the 16 ventiller
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Old 12-07-2006, 09:20 AM   #49
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The S was a great car...only had it for a year. I didn't get to drive it much so I figured I'd sell it and break even before I had to fix anything.
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I had a '00 ZX3 before my '02 SVT...
Before that, an Isuzu I-Mark turbo hatchback, with 'Lotus Handling'
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