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Weekend Edition Quick Hit – Future Lemons Edition; Fiero-Lambo Project…

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When I saw this particular listing, I thought it would be perfect for this weekends “Cure for Gingervitis” event. There are only a handful of teams that participate in these events that could successfully bring all of these pieces together to make an award winning race car, so let’s see who is up for the challenge…

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Weekend Edition Quick Hit – Future Lemon Edition; 2 Unique Wagons…

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Welcome to the Easter Holiday Weekend, and I thought we would continue with a series of Quick Hits from the Future $500 race cars! Even if the owner doesn’t know it yet Facebook Page, as a way to celebrate Eric’s coverage of the Cure for Gingervitis event. Station Wagons have been well represented in various LeMons events, especially the “K” it forward piece-o-crap that tied with the Cessna piece-o-wonderful in our car-of-the-year competition. So why not find a wagon of your own, and here are two particularly interesting examples…

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Weekend Edition Quick Hit – Future LeMons Edition; A 1984 Dodge Colt…

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This is a weekend full of Quick Hits, celebrating Future $500 Race Cars because it was a natural tie-in with the “Cure for Gingervitis” 24-Hours-of-LeMons event running this weekend. Ahhh, the Mitsubishi Mirage, aka the FWD Dodge Colt. Never received any respect when new, even less so when worn out. However, this is your chance to get one ready as a race winning competitor, or at least a participant…

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Weekend Edition Quick Hit – Future Lemon Edition; A 1979 Chrysler Cordoba…

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This weekend, our esteemed 24-hours-of-LeMons Expert, Eric Rood, is at the Gingerman Raceway for the Cure for Gingervitis event, so I thought it would be a great time to introduce another Facebook Page that is loosely tied in with this (or any) LeMons event… Future $500 race cars! Even if the owner doesn’t know it yet. And I will start out this particular Quick Hit with this magnificent Chrysler Cordoba.

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Craigslist Find: 1951 Henry J 4×4

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What do you get when you cross a poorly designed and marketed car with a poorly designed and marketed truck? You get one awesome car that appeals to everyone and no one at the same time. Take a look at this 1951 Henry J, with a lift kit. … Continue Reading

Wagon Wednesday: Volkswagen Passat W8 Wagon

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I was out perusing Craigslist again (when will I learn?), and stumbled upon quite the rarity: a manual-transmission-equipped Passat W8 wagon. For the longest time, I was convinced that these were a myth, a Teutonic creature created to strike awe and fear into our hearts. Well, my heart may not fear it, but my wallet sure does. 

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AutoTrader Find of the Week: BMW 850 CSi

Back when the Wolves of Wall Street and Motorola DynaTAC “brick” phones were the mainstream of yuppie society, we celebrate a wonderful example from a German automaker. The BMW 850 CSi (CSi standing for Coupe Sport Injection) was a BMW Motorsports derived version of the E31 8- Series Grand Tourer.

This 1994 CSi Powered by a  S70 V12 engine, it develops 380 horsepower and 402 lb-ft of torque in current trim. A 6-Speed Getrag manual transmission is the only offering for this top-tier model…

and this one is for sale.

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Weekend Edition Last Call – Another Obscure Muscle Car Barn Find

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First, it was the Chrysler 300 H (for Hurst) edition, now thanks to the Wagons HO! Facebook Page, another Obscure Muscle Car in the form of a 1973 Chevrolet Chevelle SS “Wagon”, found in Idaho of all places, is currently on eBay. This car has it all… An LS4 454 Big Block, Turbohydramatic 400, tilt steering wheel, air conditioning, 3rd seat w/ 8-passenger seating, luggage carrier, power door locks, power windows, rear window air deflector, trailering package, Turbine I rims, power tailgate release, heavy duty brakes, deluxe bumpers, AM/FM/8-track, rear speakers, and more. Currently the bidding is at $6,800 with no reserve. See the listing here: 1973 Chevrolet Chevelle SS Wagon 454

Weekend Edition Quick Hit – An Obscure Muscle Car that is currently on Craigslist; A 1970 Chrysler 300 H…

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Our fans seem to like the Obscure Muscle Car Garage Posts that appear each and every Friday, and look what I found currently for sale on Craigslist… This is one of less than 500 1970 Chrysler 300 H Coupes produced (though the listing has stated that only 385 were built) and this one is a Barn Find. I’ll get to the price later, but I have to ask this: Desirable or not?

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Weekend Decision Time 2 – A ’73 Ford Wagon, or a ’64 Chrysler Newport for $2K or so…

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So, you are a West Coast Hipster with a great career path somewhere encompassing advanced technology but you also embrace the things from the past. You may have the latest electronic devices on you and in your home, but you would rather be driving a 40 year old vehicle (or older), mostly because you admire how things were once made. Our own co-founder is the very essence of this trend, possessing advanced degrees, working in the latest tech field, yet drives very old cars. If you want to be like Tim, and happen to live near Seattle or The Bay Area of California, here are two vehicles that are right up your alley. It’s time to get your Hipster On…

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