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Old 09-04-2012, 02:45 PM
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yo man i had a 06 viper for about 6 months... i paid 50k for it it was black on black 1,302 miles when i got it 3,208 miles when i traded it in for my 750Li. I got what I paid for it on trade. Then I had the 7 for 6 months and had tons of problems so I got rid of that and got my 08 z06.

I loved the z06 compared to the viper. The viper was flashy but a PITA to drive. It gets mad hot in the cockpit cause of the side exhausts so it could be 30 degrees out and you would sweat your ass off
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Old 09-04-2012, 04:31 PM
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I have a vette now, its an awesome all around car. I just dont think It will be worth what a viper will if i hold onto it longer term. I like to have a 2 dr 6spd in the garage.
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Old 09-04-2012, 04:39 PM
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yo man i had a 06 viper for about 6 months... i paid 50k for it it was black on black 1,302 miles when i got it 3,208 miles when i traded it in for my 750Li. I got what I paid for it on trade. Then I had the 7 for 6 months and had tons of problems so I got rid of that and got my 08 z06.

I loved the z06 compared to the viper. The viper was flashy but a PITA to drive. It gets mad hot in the cockpit cause of the side exhausts so it could be 30 degrees out and you would sweat your ass off
Wayy hotter than the z06?
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Old 09-04-2012, 06:51 PM
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he said he had it dynoed at 335 rwhp

on what dyno? i almost double that.
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Old 09-05-2012, 09:31 AM
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Get the Viper. Its Mopar at its finest. The newer ones are so much better then the older ones for so many reasons. It looks incredible. You never see them. They are rare. Power is insane and they handle MUCH better then everyone said on here. The older ones were more geared toward straight line racing, but the newer ones hold the V10 alot better allowing for better weight dist. I wouldnt even blink an eye. For the money there no better car. Viper all the way. Good luck.
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Old 09-05-2012, 11:47 AM
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I agree that the new ones are amazing but I don't think 1bad is looking at buying a brand new one just yet
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Old 09-05-2012, 12:10 PM
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Get the Viper. Its Mopar at its finest. The newer ones are so much better then the older ones for so many reasons. It looks incredible. You never see them. They are rare. Power is insane and they handle MUCH better then everyone said on here. The older ones were more geared toward straight line racing, but the newer ones hold the V10 alot better allowing for better weight dist. I wouldnt even blink an eye. For the money there no better car. Viper all the way. Good luck.
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I agree that the new ones are amazing but I don't think 1bad is looking at buying a brand new one just yet
yup 05-07 is in my price range. Prob up to 50k.
Would love a little more feedback from anyone thats owned one.
spoke to my cuz that had an 94 back in the day and seems that everyone thats had one loved it.
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Old 09-05-2012, 02:06 PM
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Spoke to one of my friend that ride bikes with me he has one with bolt ins and spray, he loves it and he told me he only had one problem with the trans once, but he is an animal when he drives, I like corvettes the only reason I would buy a viper is because they are different
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Old 09-06-2012, 05:26 PM
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my vette is pretty cool, nice stereo, wheels exhaust, but yea a bit different wouldnt hurt!!
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Old 09-06-2012, 06:25 PM
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Wayy hotter than the z06?
yeah definitely
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Old 09-06-2012, 06:53 PM
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my vette is pretty cool, nice stereo, wheels exhaust, but yea a bit different wouldnt hurt!!
so are going to get the viper?? there are also some badaxx porsches out there for same money as vipers,even maseratis...but i would like to have viper my self
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Old 09-07-2012, 06:17 AM
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yeah definitely
Seems like your saying its unbearable?? really that hot?
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e53 X5 3.0, pana rf,nav,xenon,cldweather, premium.ipod hookup, 20"4.6rims staggered 315rrs.
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Old 09-07-2012, 06:19 AM
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so are going to get the viper?? there are also some badaxx porsches out there for same money as vipers,even maseratis...but i would like to have viper my self
its on my list, I havent had time to actually go and drive one yet. And there arent that many close by me. I'll figure something out. Porsche is nice but maint is high and the only one I would get would be a 96 turbo which is still big money for super low mile ones. The maz is a depreciating bomb. Im thinking of holding the viper for some time.
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c5 Corvette 6sp,z51,2"drp,19"ccw'sshrt shft,corsa exh,dd nav
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Old 09-07-2012, 06:28 AM
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I also like Porsche just got a cayenne gts I know it is not a sport car... I think you would be happy with a viper if you like vettes, Maserati are not a smart buy, they are nice to lease and get out
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Old 09-07-2012, 08:44 AM
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That cayenne is pretty awesome, yea the maz is not a car to buy and hold for appreciation. I think the viper will be. Been super busy this week with work and a pipe expolding behind a wall in my house, the holes everywhere to find it and the plumbers to fix it. Got everything patched bck up. So maybe I'll have some time to persue.
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good luck and hopefully youll find the right viper and post some pix of it....

i always wanted a 87 911 carrera with 3.2l,g50 5spd and wide body...maybe one day
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The 87 carrera is nice, always loved a guards red 96 turbo tho.
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c5 Corvette 6sp,z51,2"drp,19"ccw'sshrt shft,corsa exh,dd nav
e53 X5 3.0, pana rf,nav,xenon,cldweather, premium.ipod hookup, 20"4.6rims staggered 315rrs.
e65 750I aw, sport. chrome21's,acs pdls,acs rfsplr,mtecs,8k hid fogs,Leds.oem ipod&sirius
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Old 09-14-2012, 11:13 AM
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Does that mean we're going to see a Viper soon?
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Yes yes, there will be pics.although I have not picked it up yet. i wound up getting a 2003 gen 3 red convertable with 3500 miles. The car is flawless so i had to buy it. I also sold my 02 corvette with 20k miles, afetr some light demodding I got some some great money for that car too. The buyer couldnt believe the condition. Pics soon
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Does that mean we're going to see a Viper soon?
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c5 Corvette 6sp,z51,2"drp,19"ccw'sshrt shft,corsa exh,dd nav
e53 X5 3.0, pana rf,nav,xenon,cldweather, premium.ipod hookup, 20"4.6rims staggered 315rrs.
e65 750I aw, sport. chrome21's,acs pdls,acs rfsplr,mtecs,8k hid fogs,Leds.oem ipod&sirius
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Congratulations on being the first person in the history of the 7 series board inquiring about a car and then actually buying it. Looking forward to the pictures. You just picked up an absolute beast!
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hahahahahaha, anything I inquire about I usually buy
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c5 Corvette 6sp,z51,2"drp,19"ccw'sshrt shft,corsa exh,dd nav
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