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Favorite Muscle Car

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Sadly a lot of those late 60's and early 70's "muscle cars" weren't really very fast... yeah they had torgue and sound, but not much else.

A lot of the little import 4 bangers that aren't really even "sports" cars can run with them now.

yea, they were poorly designed and didn't handle for shiat... but they're still awesome.

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Like it or not the fox body was a "muscle car" of it's time. The Camaro went through a similar stage. Both weren't attractive. Both had to potential to go like stink.

The IROCs and Gta TransAms were fairly nice... I had both. Those fox body's were hideous until the late 80s early 90s.i always wanted 90 lx. Never liked the look of the gt's.

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Yep....the Fox bodies that looked like Escorts...no thanks.

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The 80's were just a bad decade for cars in general. There's a few exceptions, but damn. It's like they forgot all about nice lines and aesthetics. Wait, they did plenty of nice lines in the 80's. Maybe that was the problem.

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I blame the oil embargo, Japan, Kajagoogoo, and pop rocks.

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first new car I bought was an 88 Mustang GT....hot damn that thing could fly. So much power.

at the time I believe it and the Corvette were the only two cars with 17" wheels...as far as readily available cars. I burnt the stock tires off in the first month or so doing burnouts etc for my friends. Then I discovered that they were over $300 each to replace...and that was the end....or at least it minimized the number of burnouts I did after that!!!

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6 Pages and no mention of the Hemi Cuda? By far my favorite

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But if we're talking the modern era. I think the late 90's Dodge Viper GTS is probably one of if not the best looking car ever made.

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I blame the oil embargo, Japan, Kajagoogoo, and pop rocks.

and parachute pants. Don't forget the parachute pants.

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have to admit...I like the new Chargers too

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have to admit...I like the new Chargers too

If I had to get a new car I'd definitely try for one of those. They are just bad-ass

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thats fricken hot for sure!

I'd be tempted as well...and I'm probably not far off from shopping as my current ride is an 04.

I'm thinking that Charger or a Camaro being I just bought a truck not too long ago so I'd have the winter months covered.

I'm also considering another Acura TL as I love the one I have...but they are also coming out with a new RLX in 2014 I believe.

Also considering an Audi of some sort. So many choices!

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and parachute pants. Don't forget the parachute pants.

Or double breasted shirts....or thin leather ties.

Ahhh....the 80's fashion. Gotta be the worst decade in history for that.

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