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Which Musclecar would you own?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by missileman125fw, Nov 25, 2008.

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Which Musclecar would you like to own?

  1. 2009 Pontiac G8 GXP

    64 vote(s)
    10.5%
  2. 2010Chevrolet Camaro SS

    270 vote(s)
    44.5%
  3. 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8

    189 vote(s)
    31.1%
  4. 2009 Ford Rustang GT

    84 vote(s)
    13.8%
  1. May 9, 2013 at 6:00 PM
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    isu2014

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    I wouldn't consider any of those muscle cars. They are sports cars, just like the imports that go 180mph+ are super cars. The muscle car I want is a 69 Camaro SS, but who doesn't want one.
     
  2. May 12, 2013 at 6:33 AM
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    Sorry Bud,

    But the list of cars in this poll was made 5 years ago. Counting today's 5.0 Mustang, the Mustang, Camaro, and Challenger are most definitely musclecars. They all come from the factor with 400+ hp motors and are legitimate high 12- low13 second cars bone stock right down to the airfilter. Furthermore, there is nothing sporty about a Challenger.

    The 60's cars are all ill handling slow POSs compared to the modern cars today. Hell, the automatic V6 Mustang of today could probably out-dyno a 69 Camaro SS and also smoke it on the 1/4 strip as well.
     
  3. May 12, 2013 at 6:38 AM
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    Oh, and here is my response to the poll - Ive taken the liberty of modifying my response a bit:

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  4. May 12, 2013 at 1:59 PM
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  6. May 12, 2013 at 3:48 PM
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    And I want to build this one some day.....[​IMG]
     
  7. May 29, 2013 at 6:58 PM
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  8. May 30, 2013 at 4:57 AM
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    For you sir... :D

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    I hate to say I agree but, sadly, for the most part I do. I've always been a muscle car fan and have had some very nice, very fast cars. But, driving my son's 2011 Subaru WRX, which is nothing special (stock with a few mods but nothing outrageous) I'm amazed with the power they can make fom a 'lil 4 cylinder turbo'd motor. And, handling -- forget it.

    The only problem I see is that I pass six of them on my way to anywhere while there aren't that many '69 Camaros crawling around. And, the power is just "different". When I stand on my 396, you definitely feel violent, raw, semi out of control power. With his all-wheel-drive turbo, it's just this steady, very controlled power. In a 1/4 mile, I'd be challenged to get the Camaro to hook-up without slicks and he'd probably dust me. Is his car a "muscle car"? Nope. But it's fast as hell and handles like it's on rails.

    Just my humble opinion...
     
  9. Sep 20, 2013 at 6:30 AM
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    Sweet Stang man I am very :jellydance:.
     
  10. Sep 21, 2013 at 4:27 AM
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    Thank you Brother.

    She actually looks like this now:

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  11. Sep 21, 2013 at 5:04 AM
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    While I like the Styling of the Challenger I'd go back in time to a '69 Camaro SS[​IMG]
     
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