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    Thread: $15k fun DD thread

    1. Member volkstyle's Avatar
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      07-28-2012 11:10 PM #76
      Dam Id love the Crossfire SRT6 but no M/T, still very tempting like the MKV R32 .
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      07-28-2012 11:26 PM #77
      I'd say a barely used Kia, great mpg and warranty! Original topic says 4 seasons, if you means snow then a lot of people choices would be a no go, anything rwd would be rough! I'm in ND so when I think snow I think a lot of snow

      EDIT: idk if you can really have fun in a Kia though!
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    3. 07-29-2012 06:00 PM #78
      Quote Originally Posted by volkstyle View Post
      Dam Id love the Crossfire SRT6 but no M/T, still very tempting like the MKV R32 .
      I think you can do a M/T swap on them. Don't quote me on that though...

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      07-29-2012 06:08 PM #79


      And whatever crazy upgrades you want to make.

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      07-29-2012 09:33 PM #80
      Of course the Infiniti G35. Especially the AWD one if you need it in the snow.

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      07-29-2012 10:55 PM #81
      I wanna take back my post suggesting the 8th gen Civic Si. I test drove a Acura TL with the 6-speed manual and that is now my must have car to get.

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      07-30-2012 07:57 AM #82
      I had no idea the CTS-V was now well below $15k, maybe you should think about that one?

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      07-30-2012 09:09 AM #83
      Quote Originally Posted by MKV Wabbit View Post
      What did you end up buying?
      I'm not personally looking for a car right now, but I mostly wanted to see what everyone would pick if they were given the option. It really helps anyone in this range (which I think there are a lot of people shopping the $15k range).

      Quote Originally Posted by Sn0wMaN View Post
      I'd say a barely used Kia, great mpg and warranty! Original topic says 4 seasons, if you means snow then a lot of people choices would be a no go, anything rwd would be rough! I'm in ND so when I think snow I think a lot of snow

      EDIT: idk if you can really have fun in a Kia though!
      Yea, we can get up to a 6 inches on the ground here at a time, more if it's a bad storm. And the fun factor may be left wanting at the end of the day, but that would be #1 on practicality in terms of overall expenditures.

      Quote Originally Posted by MKV Wabbit View Post
      I wanna take back my post suggesting the 8th gen Civic Si. I test drove a Acura TL with the 6-speed manual and that is now my must have car to get.
      Changed! And the TL would be a nicer car overall
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      07-30-2012 09:18 AM #84
      I may be a bit biased here and TCL will probably laugh me out of the thread but I say buy a nice vr6t for 8 or 9k and save the rest for maintenance. Easy 400whp,amazing sound,and still practical.

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      07-31-2012 07:45 PM #85
      Quote Originally Posted by CTdubbin7 View Post
      I may be a bit biased here and TCL will probably laugh me out of the thread but I say buy a nice vr6t for 8 or 9k and save the rest for maintenance. Easy 400whp,amazing sound,and still practical.
      Yes you are biased.

      Now you have a FWD econobox with more power than you can put down, crappy shifter, etc... Sounds like fun for about 30 seconds.

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      07-31-2012 07:54 PM #86
      If you want to drive to VA, there's a customer I have who is selling his 1982 Porsche 911 CS for around $15,000. Took me on a test drive today when he had his daughters Tiguan serviced. Looks fantastic.

      EDIT: Just read the DD in the title now. Never mind
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    12. 07-31-2012 08:25 PM #87
      V70 R..

      You can pick these babies up all day for 15k




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      07-31-2012 08:53 PM #88
      Get an 8th gen civic SI (6th gen si, 8th gen civic si), I have one and its a hoot, you could get one for under 10 used and spend the rest on power adders and have a blast with it. Or you can get an em kay four and slam it on BBS RS's....

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      07-31-2012 08:56 PM #89
      C5!

      or if you need space: MkV GTI!
      If your car feels like it's on rails, then you're going too slow.

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