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Old 12-17-2010, 08:48 AM
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Default Transformer mustang sold to VA Man

Interesting story, I live right outside of Manassas. And I thought I paid alot for my car.
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Old 12-17-2010, 11:00 AM
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To each his own... $100K for a car with a BB of $22K... not my thing, but I'm sure he's happy as a pig in S**t he can say he owns some Hollywood flare (afterall, that's why he bought the dang thing).
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Old 12-17-2010, 11:09 AM
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i seen it on ebay the buy it now was 95k!!
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Old 12-17-2010, 12:01 PM
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what a waste of money...
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Old 12-17-2010, 12:14 PM
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Lol I live right next to there. Funny story.
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Old 12-17-2010, 12:31 PM
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I would have bought a 2011 Shelby instead
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Old 12-17-2010, 02:41 PM
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I live close to where it was being auctioned off and went by to see it one day. We talked with the owner of the shop for about 5-10 minutes about the car. He explained that the car was mainly used as the camera car, and they removed the supercharger due to the whine. It's a Saleen without a supercharger. The car is pretty sharp, and it certainly is a conversation piece. The owner wanted it sold to someone who would take care of itÖthe studio wanted it back for Transformers 3 and plans were to destroy it in the movie.

I had found it on Ebay and put it on my watch list. It was listed a few different times and subsequently relisted. Sometimes with a low starting price (with no buy-it-now) and others with a high (and buy it now) price. Iím not sure if it sold for the buy-it-now price in the link below, but I never saw it relisted after this.
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Old 12-17-2010, 07:51 PM
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Nuts ... if he wanted one a replica would have been a better way to go ..
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Originally Posted by dmhines View Post
Nuts ... if he wanted one a replica would have been a better way to go ..
You can put a shelby body kit on a gt, but it AINT A SHELBY!

I get what your saying lol, but I guess he wanted the real deal
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I would have bought a 2011 Shelby instead
Right! And considering a base no-packages GT500 starts at something under $50K, the guy could have bought TWO GT500's!
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