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Old 09-15-2014, 08:18 AM   #1
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The time has come to where I am in need for a new car of sorts, my price range is about 6k. I can't decide if it would be more efficient to just buy a 94-04 low milage Mustang gt, or put the money into my project car a 1983 Mustang gt. Now normally I would pick the 1983 Mustang over a new one, but it needs a lot of stuff including a engine, tranny(has to be Manuel), and rear end to support the new engine. So my question is can I get all that for around 6k? Or would I be better off just buying a car and slowly working on it as my project car, also I was kinda hoping I could get around 320hp+ out of the 83gt so I still had some power to keep up with modern cars.

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Me personally I would fix up that 83 not many if that year floating around x 94-99 GT isnt going to give you a whole lot of cars scared when they line up to you you'll be battling to hit those 300s definitely fix up the 83

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Speaking from experience building up my 1982 GT years ago, unless yours is very very clean, rust will settle in these cars and spread quickly. I would look for newer.
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