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      03-07-2009, 11:56 PM   #1
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Need DD/project car under $10K

Looking at getting a DD/project car under $10K...cars that come to mind are...

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3rd gen Camaro
300ZX TT

I'm looking for something manual and RWD. Also, no verts. Open to other suggestions though. What do you all think? Any recommendations? Thanks.

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How about a Miata? Too small and girly?
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How about a Miata? Too small and girly?

Yea...not a fan of the miata. No verts for me. I need something with a bit more overall potential...something I can tinker with to make it a bit faster. I thought about a 300ZX TT as well.
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2008 E92 335i  [5.00]
240 and drop a SR20DET in it.
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240 and drop a SR20DET in it.

That's what is at the top of my list as of now. Yummy!
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You could probably get an old S2000 for not much more than your budget. It will also be endlessly reliable,
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You could probably get an old S2000 for not much more than your budget. It will also be endlessly reliable,
OP said no to verts.
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I found this link...some pretty decent cars on the list.

http://www.superstreetonline.com/top...ars/index.html
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How about an E30?
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You can pick up a 2001 328Ci for under 10 easy
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sc300 and then do a 2jz-gte swap and single turbo
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The 300ZX Twin Turbo gets my vote then. It is cheap to mod and will also be reliable.
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why rwd go with a b5 s4
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