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View Poll Results: Which of these two mosters would you rather have for a daily driver??
1968 Shelby G.T. 500 King of the Road 114 29.92%
2008 Shelby G.T. 500 King of the Road 267 70.08%
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Old 10-28-2008, 06:14 PM   #11
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deffinetely the 08----not trying to take away from the 68, but horsepower is addicting. can you say kenne bell FTW
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Old 10-28-2008, 06:27 PM   #12
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I'll take a 1968 they are both beautiful and I was born that year, plus It is probably harder to find a 1968 then a 2008.

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Old 10-28-2008, 06:31 PM   #13
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I will go with the 2008. More power,newer,5.4 Supercharged,and it looks really good.And i wouldnt drive a old car like that for a daily driver. keep as a classic dont ruin it.
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Old 10-28-2008, 07:00 PM   #14
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The 08 for sure! I love the classics, but you cannot get stuff in a classic like you can in a new car!
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Old 10-28-2008, 07:03 PM   #15
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yeah 08 for me as daily driver...otherwise 68. I mean we're talking no power steering no A/C no cd player no...i'm addicted to technology.
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Old 10-28-2008, 07:06 PM   #16
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When you compare the two, there's a world of difference. Modern technology vs original innovation. No power windows sux, but damn man... Driving around in a 1968 classic mustang as a daily driver with no cats and and layers of laquer is just raw. You'll break so many more necks driving that car than you will with the 08. And it's not just a question of looks, cuz 300+ HP is still respectable. Anyways I'm not gonna crit everyone with a page of why I'd kill someone for either one of those cars lol. 68 all the way!

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Old 10-28-2008, 07:20 PM   #17
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Old 10-28-2008, 07:26 PM   #18
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68 fer sher. all an 08 takes is money. 68 is something a lil different.

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Old 10-28-2008, 07:26 PM   #19
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While I'd love driving the classic that the '68 is, I'd much prefer an 08' in the long term.
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Old 10-28-2008, 07:32 PM   #20
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Are you kidding me? The most technologically advanced horse of all time, the 08!
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