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Archive for the ‘online configurator’ Category

PostHeaderIcon How We’d Configure a 2020 Jeep Gladiator Daily Driver

The 2020 Jeep Gladiator was launched after many decades, and the automaker did not miss a single chance to hype the truck. From bring five Gladiator-based concepts to the 2019 Jeep Easter Safari, to launching the truck with a plethora of optional accessories, Jeep has done it all. The 2020 Jeep Gladiator has lived up to its hype and has successfully swallowed the pressure of being one of the most anticipated trucks in recent history. Now that the initial hype is slowly dying, Jeep has launched the online configurator for the Gladiator along with a hell lot of optional accessories. So, here’s how we’d spec the Jeep Gladiator.

PostHeaderIcon Here’s How We’d Spec the 2020 McLaren GT

McLaren has done it again. When it comes to redefining expectations, the British supercar brand stands as one of the best innovators in the entire industry, and with the arrival of the McLaren GT, it’s safe to say that McLaren’s reputation in this regard remains intact. The GT is, for all intents and purposes, a supercar wearing a grand tourer’s body. It’s more powerful than the McLaren 570GT, and it has more functional trunk space than an actual sedan. When’s the last time you saw a performance car with those credentials? As is often the case with debuts as important as this, McLaren is now offering us a chance to build our own GTs the way we want it to look through the model’s own online configurator. Obviously, we’re not going to let this opportunity pass us by, even if we’re not actually buying one. The real McLaren GT, after all, starts at $210,000. It’s hard to find that kind of scratch these days so we’ll settle for what we can actually work with.

PostHeaderIcon I Configured the 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio NRing Edition and Saved 9 Grand

Alfa Romeo is celebrating its incredible Nurburgring heritage with the all-new 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio NRing Edition. Creating a car that pays homage to the most fantastic track in the world isn’t anything new in the car world, but Alfa Romeo probably has more reasons for it than anyone else. Not only did it win the 1935 Grand Prix at the ’Ring in front of the Third Reich officers, but the racing cars based on the 1960’s Giulia sedan, and its numerous versions dominated the Nurburgring track winning 12 times in the ’60s. Thanks to such incredible results, Alfa Romeo revealed the 2019 Giulia Qaudrifoglio NRing Edition – an extremely limited version of the Giulia Quadrifoglio available in the U.S. and Canada.

With subtle and somewhat lackluster additions, the NRing Edition manages to capture the magic of the most famous racetrack in the world in an effort to create an Alfa Romeo myth for the upcoming generations. This is how you make a brand.

PostHeaderIcon Lamborghini Launches The Configurator For The 2019 Huracan Evo

First the teasers, then the reveal, and now this – Lamborghini is making sure our New Year celebrations do not end. The new Huracan, now known as the Huracan Evo, did not just receive cosmetic upgrades; it came with more power and better mechanicals as well. However, if somehow the Huracan Evo did not float your boat, the company made sure you don’t leave disappointed. Lamborghini has put a new configurator on its website, and the choices have left us drooling.

PostHeaderIcon McLaren 600LT Configurator Invites You To Have Fun

McLaren has launched the online configurator for the new 600LT supercar. Launched at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed back in July, the track-prepped Sports Series supercar brings back the Long Tail heritage for McLaren. The 600LT is lighter and more powerful than the 570S. It’s powered by the same twin-turbo, 3.8-liter, V-8 that’s used throughout the entire Sports Series lineup. The 600LT’s V-8 engine is tuned to produce 592 horsepower and 457 pound-feet of torque, 30 horsepower and 14 pound-feet of torque more than the 570S. Now that the supercar’s online configurator is live, it’s time to go have some fun with it.

PostHeaderIcon Ford Ranger Configurator Exposes Pricing of $24,000 to $34,000

Unveiled at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show, the Ford Ranger is set to return to American dealerships after a very long absence. However, pricing and some important information remained a mystery. Now, the truck’s configurator showed up earlier than expected on Ford’s official website, revealing cab options and specific pricing. I say earlier than expected because Ford has taken the page down shortly after it made headlines.

PostHeaderIcon BMW M2 Competition Configurator Has Surprisingly Few Options

Unveiled in 2015, the BMW M2 became the spiritual successor to the 1M Coupe and gained notoriety for being a closer rendition to the original M3 than the modern M4. Come 2018 and BMW unveiled the M2 Competition, a more powerful version of the coupe.

While Competition-branded cars are usually upgrades to the regular M model, the M2 Competition is actually a replacement for the standard M2, which was discontinued. Upgrades inside and out are rather mild, but the Competition variant stands out for featuring the engine from the bigger M4 under the hood. Available to order starting this month, the M2 Competition can now be customized through the company’s online configurator. Let’s have a closer look at the options.

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PostHeaderIcon Design the 600LT of Your Dreams in The New McLaren Configurator

The McLaren 600LT is yet another feather in the cap for the British automaker. As if it doesn’t have enough mouth-watering performance cars already, McLaren unveiled the 600LT with the purpose of filling out its entry-level Sports Series lineup with its own track-focused beauty. It looks the part of a super sports car, has the most power out of all McLaren Sports Series, and it’s configured for the thrills of the racetrack. Unfortunately, all that acclaim comes with the downside of us having little chance of owning one in our lifetimes. So what’s the best way to deal with that reality? Play around with the new McLaren 600LT online configurator, and imagine what our 600LTs could look like. It’s only in the virtual world, but like most things that we literally can’t get our hands on, we’ll take anything we can get.

PostHeaderIcon Polestar 1 Online Configurator – How We Spec’d It

The Polestar 1 is arguably one of the most highly anticipated cars in the business today. The performance coupe checks a lot of boxes on what you want out of the first offering from Volvo’s former performance division. Needless to say, the Polestar 1 has our attention. That much was clear when the coupe’s online configurator went live. We couldn’t wait to play around with it, and when we got the chance to do it, well, this happened.

PostHeaderIcon 2019 Lincoln Nautilus Configurator – How We’d Spec It

The Lincoln Nautilus is one of the shiny new SUVs that are out on the market these days. Naturally, when a new model with so much promise comes out, a lot of people will be curious to see what it has to offer. That includes me, so I did what anybody in his right frame of mind would do. I jumped straight into the Nautilus’ new online configurator to do some work on my virtual SUV. The results, I can say, are intriguing enough that I wouldn’t be surprised if a lot of people are doing the same right now.

PostHeaderIcon 2019 Lincoln Nautilus Configurator – How We’d Spec It

The Lincoln Nautilus is one of the shiny new SUVs that are out on the market these days. Naturally, when a new model with so much promise comes out, a lot of people will be curious to see what it has to offer. That includes me, so I did what anybody in his right frame of mind would do. I jumped straight into the Nautilus’ new online configurator to do some work on my virtual SUV. The results, I can say, are intriguing enough that I wouldn’t be surprised if a lot of people are doing the same right now.

PostHeaderIcon 2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera – How We’d Spec It

The 2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera is finally here, and with it, the folks from Gaydon have released an online configurator to tweak and customize yours to perfection. We dove in head first, and this is the result.

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PostHeaderIcon 2019 Ford Mustang – How We’d Spec It

The 2019 Ford Mustang’s online configurator is like a candy store for fans of the muscle car. It comes with a wealth of customization choices that made the whole process of creating our own version an exercise in patience and perseverance. But I got my way through it, largely because the whole thing was fun and exciting. It didn’t feel like work as much as it felt like seeing my creation come to life, at least in the virtual world. Even better, the Mustang is actually affordable for regular folks like us, so who knows, someone here might end up going home with a real one.

PostHeaderIcon 2019 BMW 8 Series Configurator – How We’d Spec It

The highly anticipated debut of the 2019 BMW 8 Series finally happened this week, and as has been the case recently, the luxury sedan’s online configurator quickly followed. Online configurators have been fun exercises for us. We get to create our own version of the new model and spec it right down to the most specific of details. Far too often, our creations end up differing from another, but that’s precisely the purpose of these configurators. You create what you want regardless of the opinions of other people. In the end, you live by your creation, and you show it off to the rest of the world. And so it is, our spec of the 2019 BMW 8 Series.

PostHeaderIcon 2019 Volvo S60 Configurator: How We’d Spec It

The Volvo S60’s arrival is a huge deal in the premium sedan segment. The all-new model is touted as a legitimate threat to shake up the establishment, and from the looks of it, the S60 has the chops to make a lot of noise. But before we start saving up for the S60, we’re being given the opportunity to create the version of the sedan that best suits us, all thanks to the sedan’s online configurator. As expected, I went ahead and played around with it.

PostHeaderIcon The 2019 BMW X5’s Online Configurator is Going to Take Some Getting Used To

The BMW X5 has arrived and as expected with models of its status, so too has its online configurator. We’ve gotten adept at these online configurators to the point that it’s become common for us to start working on our own versions of the just-released model just so we have an excuse to play around with it. This time, I’m taking the controls of the BMW X5 online configurator to see what I can do to create the X5 of my dreams. You don’t have to like what I end up creating, but that’s the beauty of this exercise. If you don’t like what I did, you can go make your own.

PostHeaderIcon Spec your own Rolls-Royce Cullinan in the fanciest online configurator ever!

The Rolls-Royce Cullinan finally arrived in May 2018 after many years of teasers and speculation to take its place at the top of the SUV market as the most expensive and luxurious hauler ever created. Priced from a whopping $325,000, the Cullinan is probably selling like hotcakes for a really expensive vehicle. The SUV can now be configured on the company’s official website, and the online experience is just as bespoke as the Cullinan itself.

And even though most of us can’t afford one, we can at least configure the Cullinan of our dreams until we can actually place an order.

PostHeaderIcon How would you spec your Audi RS5?

It took Audi quite a few years to offer a competitor for the BMW 4 Series, previously known as the 3 Series Coupe, as the A5 made its debut back in 2007. The performance-spec RS5 took another three years to arrive in showrooms as a competitor for the BMW M4 and Mercedes-AMG C63. With a brand-new A5 launched in 2016, an updated RS5 was finally introduced at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. Now that the German coupe made its way to the United States, you can configure the RS5 of your dreams from the comfort of your home.

PostHeaderIcon The Porsche 911 GT3 RS Configurator is Online and Boy Does it Have Some Crazy Options

There was a time when online configurators for new cars took a few days (or even weeks) to become available. That’s a thing of past now, especially when talking about sports cars. Performance vehicles from Porsche, Ferrari, and Lamborghini don’t spend too much time in showrooms, and it’s exactly why customers are given the opportunity to customize their ride as soon as the first official details are out. It’s been just a few hours since the updated Porsche 911 GT3 RS was launched and you can already configure your dream model. Ready to have some fun?

Crazy Options for the 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS


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“Porsche also offers an extended individualization option with "deviated stitching"”

Porsche offers a few interesting options for the GT3 RS. While it’s a bit annoying that you can’t have the green seatbelts with the black/green upholstery, you can have several features painted in a wide range of colors. For instance, you can have the climate control panel and air vents finished in one of 16 colors. Choices include bright hues like Guards Red, Lava Orange, Sapphire Blue, and Racing Yellow. You can also get Mahogany Metallic for a veneer-like look. Unfortunately, no Lizard Green on this list. But hey, you can have the steering wheel’s 12 o’clock mark painted in this color.

Porsche also offers an extended individualization option with “deviated stitching.” That’s just a different pattern for the thread on the seats and door panels, but the cool thing is that you can have it in one of 11 colors. Choices include cream, cognac, Bordeau Red, and Luxor Beige. Fancy! Finally, you can put a Bose surround sound system inside the cabin. Just in case you want to listen to the latest hits while in Nurburgring. I’m kidding; of course, I think that this option is pointless. But hey, maybe some customers like to play music while polishing their prized Porsches in the driveway.

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Performane Upgrades


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Should you choose to remove the A/C and add a fire extinguisher, make sure you also check out the upgrades that make the GT3 RS a better track car. You can get the Chrono Package with Lap Trigger, the Extended Range Fuel Tack for 23.8 gallons for gasoline, and the Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake package. The latter doesn’t come cheap though at a whopping $9,210. The Weissah Package, priced at $18,000, adds a ton of exposed carbon-fiber and lightweight anti-roll bars that save almost 12 pounds.

The 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Color Options


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“If you want the GT Silver Metallic or the light-gray Chalk options, you need to add an extra $4,220”

As it’s always the case, you need to pick an exterior color first. There are nine options available, four free base colors and five hues you have to pay for. Standard colors include black, white, Guards Red and Racing Yellow, so you get an either flashy or more sober exterior without paying extra. But if you want the GT Silver Metallic or the light-gray Chalk options, you need to add an extra $4,220. The same goes for the more exciting Lava Orange, Miami Blue, and Lizard Green hues. I don’t know about you but that Lizard Green is gorgeous.

Next up, you have to pick the wheels. Actually, there’s only one design available with five twin spokes, but you can choose between four finishes. There’s satin aluminum, a darker satin by Porsche Exclusive, satin black, or satin black with lip in Lizard Green. Oh, and the standard color is gold, which is sweet because it goes with just about any exterior paint.

Other exterior options include deletion of badges and model designation, LED headlamps in black, black door handles, and mirror caps and window triangle trim in carbon-fiber.

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Interior Trim Options


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“You have access to a wide range of aluminum or carbon-fiber features”

Only three options are available here, but the really annoying thing is that two are in black only. Fortunately, you have the option to combine the black leather upholstery with Lizard Green inserts on the seats and door panels for $3,480. Speaking of the seats, you can pick between the standard adaptive sport seats or the full bucket seats. Go with the latter if you like long weekends at the race track. While the upholstery isn’t exactly exciting, you do get plenty of other options to choose from. Highlights include seat heating, floor mats, various features painted in custom colors, red or white dials and Sport Chrono clock. You also have access to a wide range of aluminum or carbon-fiber features.

How Expensive Can the 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Get?


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The GT3 RS starts from $187,500, but go crazy with the options, and the sticker can jump beyond the $200,000 mark in a matter of seconds. I can’t afford one, but I went crazy with the options just to see how expensive it gets. Of course, I selected the Lizard Green exterior with matching wheels, the green interior with as many green details as possible, loads of carbon-fiber, and the fanciest upgrades available. Yes, I added the silly Bose sound system too, plus the Delivery Experience at one of the company’s centers. In total, I added $55,000 worth of options, taking the final sticker, including handling, to a whopping $243,600. Still more affordable than a Ferrari though.


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Here’s how my mean green 911 GT3 RS looks like on the outside. Make sure you post yours in the comments section.

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Options List with Prices

Exterior Color

GT Silver Metallic $4,220
Chalk $4,220
Lava Orange $4,220
Miami Blue $4,220
Lizard Green $4,220

Interior Options

Auto-Dimming Mirrors with Integrated Rain Sensor $700
Light Design Package $510
Seat Heating (Front) $700
Fire Extinguisher $140
Climate Control Panel Painted $870
Air Vents Painted $1,720
Air Vent Slats Painted $1,720
Vehicle Key Painted incl. Key Pouch in Leather $540
Instrument Dials in Guards Red $860
Instrument Dials in White $860
Sport Chrono Clock Dial in Guards Red $510
Sport Chrono Clock Dial in White $510
Seat Belts in Guards Red $360
Seat Belts in Racing Yellow $360
Seat Belts in Silver Grey $360
Seat Belts in Miami Blue $360
Seat Belts in Lizard Green $360
Steering Wheel with Top Center Marker in Lizard Green $330
Dashboard Trim Package in Leather $1,770
Leather Interior Package with Contrasting Stitching $3,500
Steering Column Casing in Leather $470
Steering Column Casing in Leather with Contrasting Stitching $610
Transmission Tunnel in Leather $1,020
Deviated Floor Mats with Leather Edging $460
Sun Visors in Alcantara® $590
Door Trim Package in Alcantara®/Leather $690
Storage Compartment Lid in Alcantara® with ’PORSCHE’ Logo $340
Storage Compartment Lid in Alcantara® with Porsche Crest $340
Belt Outlet Trim in Alcantara® $560
Carbon Fiber Floor Mats with Leather Edging $950
Door-Sill Guards in Carbon Fiber, Illuminated $530
Personalized Door-Sill Guards in Carbon Fiber, Illuminated $1,640
Personalized Carbon Fiber Floor Mats with Leather Edging $950
Pedals and Footrest in Aluminum $630
BOSE® Surround Sound System $1,600

Wheels

Wheels Painted in Satin Aluminum $330
Wheels Painted in Satin Platinum $690
Wheels Painted in Satin Black $690
Wheels Painted in Satin Black with Lip in Lizard Green $1,390

Exterior Options

Weissach Package $18,000
LED Headlights in Black incl. Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS) $2,900
Headlight Cleaning System Covers in Exterior Color $300
Headlight Cleaning System Covers in Deviated Exterior Color $300
Door Handles in High Gloss Black Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur $170
SportDesign Exterior Mirrors (Lower Trim) Painted in High Gloss Black $360
SportDesign Exterior Mirrors (Upper Trim) in Carbon Fiber $1,420
Window Triangle Trim in Carbon Fiber $730
Front Axle Lift System $3,490
Chrono Package with Preparation for Lap Trigger $550
Extended Range Fuel Tank, 23.8 gal $140
Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake (PCCB) $9,210

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PostHeaderIcon How We’d Spec It: 2019 Ram 1500

Ram has made a massive splash in the half-ton pickup segment with its all-new 2019 Ram 1500. It debuted at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show in January and is expected to arrive in showrooms by the end of the first quarter. That’s an impressively quick turn-around time as this processes normally takes six months to a year with most vehicles. Nevertheless, we’re restless to get our hands on the pickup.

In the meantime, we’re left dreaming of the ideal build configuration for an average American. Modern pickups offer literally thousands of possible cab, bed, engine, and trim combinations. Here, we’re shooting for that middle-class family who might tow a small boat to the lake on the weekends, haul sports equipment in the bed, and carry those 2.5 kids to their various extracurricular actives – all while staying within a reasonable budget.

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The Configuration


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“Crew Cab pickups are extremely popular these days and for good reason”

Crew Cab pickups are extremely popular these days and for good reason. They offer room for five to six people, have rear seats that fold away for storage of larger items, and still have a large enough cargo bed for most users. As such, we’d definitely opt for the Crew Cab for this build.

As for trim level, we’d opt for the Laramie. It lands slightly above average in the scale of trims, offering more standard equipment than the Big Horn but less than the Western-themed Laramie Longhorn and the range-topping Platinum. For those with a slightly more conservative budget, the Big Horn would still work nicely.

And speaking of price, this comparison will unfortunately not include MSRPs or package pricing. That’s because Ram hasn’t released the numbers as of this writing. Nevertheless, we can guesstimate the final price based on the outgoing 2018 model.

Exterior

“In addition to the Crew Cab configuration and five-foot, seven-inch cargo bed, we’d also opt for the incredibly handy RamBox system”

In addition to the Crew Cab configuration and five-foot, seven-inch cargo bed, we’d also opt for the incredibly handy RamBox system. The integrated storage boxes are watertight, lockable in conjunction with the doors, illuminated inside, and have a drain plug for evacuating water after they’ve been used as a cooler.

The Laramie trim comes standard with 18-inch aluminum wheels, which are just fine. On top of that, we’d pick Blue Streak Pearl as the paint color, just as something a bit more exciting than gray, black, or white.

Interior


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“Ram has two big option packages for the Laramie: the Level 1 and Level 2 Equipment Groups.”

The Laramie trim level comes standard with leather seats with a front bench seat. This means there is room for six people, which for some families, is a necessity. For those who would rather have the extra storage space, Ram has the front bucket option. The integrated center console that accompanied the bucket seats has space for hanging file folders, cup and coin holders, and even an optional wireless phone charger.

Ram has two big option packages for the Laramie: the Level 1 and Level 2 Equipment Groups. Level 1 adds things like automatic high beams, blind spot monitoring, parking sensors, rain-sensing windshield wipers, a remote tailgate release, and a CD Player.

Level 2 adds even more goodies like a 19-speaker Harman Kardon sound system, heated second-row seats, a rear under-seat storage compartment, the wireless phone charger, and the lovely 8.4-inch Uconnect infotainment system with navigation. Naturally, Level 2 also includes all the features in the Level 1 package.

Drivetrain


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“The 2019 Ram 1500 Laramie will initially be available with only the 5.7-liter Hemi V-8.”

The 2019 Ram 1500 Laramie will initially be available with only the 5.7-liter Hemi V-8. That’s fine with us since the engine kicks out an impressive 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque. Better still, customers can also get the Hemi with Ram’s new eTorque system, the mild-hybrid addition that helps with low-end power while offering an improvement in fuel economy.

The standard transmission is the new, next-generation TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic. Customers do have a choice between rear-wheel drive and four-wheel drive. Since most people never venture off the pavement, we’d stick with rear-wheel drive and save on fuel economy and the initial purchase price.

Ram offers three rear axle ratios: the standard 3.21, a 3.55, and a 3.92. We’d stick with the 3.21 since towing and drag racing aren’t on the agenda. This ratio will also greatly help with fuel economy. We would, however, spend the extra money on the Anti-Spin differential. This will help with all-weather traction. Last but not least, we’d opt for the 33-gallon fuel tank, which gives the Ram an impressive cruising range.

To save on cost, we’d skip the four-corner air suspension option.

Pricing


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Like we mentioned, Ram has not announced pricing for the 2019 model. So, in order to get an understanding of how much out specific configuration might cost, we’re looking at the outgoing model from 2018.

Configured with the same cab, bed, and drive type, the 2018 model starts at $42,095. Upgrading from the 3.6-liter V-6 to the 5.7-liter V-8 costs $1,450, though that cost might be baked into the 2019 model since the 3.6-liter doesn’t appear to be available. The Anti-Spin Differential is a $435 upgrade, the up-sized fuel tank costs $405, the Convenience Group adds $545, and the RamBox another $1,295.

On the inside, the removing the front bench seats for the buckets costs $695, while getting navigation programmed on the 8.4-inch Uconnect system costs another $795. Ram charges $345 for the CD player – something that comes included in the 2019’s Level 1 Equipment package.

The total price comes to $49,955, including the options and Ram’s $1,395 destination fee. Now, according to Ram’s Build And Price website, there is $7,500 in discounts on the 2018 model, which brings the price back down to $42,455. Of course, we don’t expect to see such hefty discounts in the first few years of the new Ram’s lifecycle, so the final price will likely be higher. Add to that the inevitable increase in price Ram will charge for the new truck.

Conclusion


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While not cheap by any means, this configuration offers the best of both worlds – swanky tech, leather seats, a powerful V-8, and tons of interior space while not cresting beyond the $50,000 mark.

What do you think of this build? What would you do differently? Let us know in the comments.

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2011 Ford F-150 Lariat 2011 Ford F-150 Lariat 86,372 Miles Pale Adobe Metallic 4D SuperCrew 5.0L V8 FFV
$6,900.00 (20 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday May-22-2019 13:04:26 PDT
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1968 Ford Mustang Convertible 1968 FORD MUSTANG CONVERTIBLE
$6,800.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday May-30-2019 19:55:02 PDT
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1966 Ford Other Pickups Custom ford econoline pickup 1966 NO RESERVE
$6,500.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday May-26-2019 9:05:21 PDT
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1969 Chevrolet C-10 Base 1969 chevrolet c-10 shortbed stepside
$4,500.00
End Date: Sunday May-26-2019 8:55:00 PDT
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1956 Chevrolet Other Pickups Deluxe 1956 Chevy Custom Truck RatRod
$18,700.00 (17 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday May-22-2019 18:18:48 PDT
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1964 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 1964 Chevrolet Corvette Conv 327/365 Frame Off Resro 4 Spd Black/Black Nice !!!
$54,250.00
End Date: Sunday May-26-2019 10:35:57 PDT
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1967 Chevrolet Corvette GORGEOUS 67 BIG BLOCK
$45,200.00 (13 Bids)
End Date: Monday May-27-2019 17:08:36 PDT
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1959 Ford Other 2dr 1959 ford 2dr ranch wagon station wagon A/C,ps, 4wpdb, v8 std, restored
$11,600.00 (17 Bids)
End Date: Tuesday May-21-2019 19:48:03 PDT
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1942 Chevrolet Other Pickups Standard 1942 Chevrolet Pickup 1/2 ton Short Bed
$8,500.00
End Date: Thursday May-23-2019 20:30:26 PDT
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2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Texas Direct Auto 2017 ZL1 Used 6.2L V8 16V Automatic RWD Coupe Bose Premium
$49,600.00 (22 Bids)
End Date: Saturday May-25-2019 10:06:46 PDT
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2000 Chevrolet Corvette C5 2000 C5 Corvette
$15,600.00 (5 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday May-22-2019 5:00:21 PDT
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1959 Chevrolet Other Pickups 1959 Chevrolet 3100 Panel Truck
$3,400.00
End Date: Tuesday May-21-2019 18:42:59 PDT
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1966 Chevrolet C-10 1966 Chevrolet C10
$1,000.00 (1 Bid)
End Date: Saturday May-25-2019 13:28:02 PDT
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2018 Ford F-150 PLATINUM LIFTED FORD CREW CAB PLATINUM 4X4 ECOBOOST LEATHER NAV ROOF CUSTOM WHEELS TIRES
$23,100.00 (14 Bids)
End Date: Monday May-27-2019 13:02:30 PDT
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1966 Chevrolet C-10 1966 C10 shortbed driver. 350/350
$10,700.00 (22 Bids)
End Date: Saturday May-25-2019 18:00:22 PDT
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1966 Ford Other 1966 Ford 427 SOHC Shelby Cobra
$69,900.00
End Date: Wednesday Jun-19-2019 8:50:24 PDT
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1967 Chevrolet Other Pickups 1967 CHEVROLET CUSTOM PICK UP
$5,000.00 (1 Bid)
End Date: Sunday May-26-2019 20:00:00 PDT
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1966 Chevrolet Other Pickups 1966 CHEVELLE MALIBU SS 2 DOOR COUPE
$1,500.00 (1 Bid)
End Date: Wednesday May-22-2019 14:02:54 PDT
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1965 Ford Mustang coupe 1965 Ford mustang
$15,700.00
End Date: Friday Jun-7-2019 16:23:17 PDT
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1966 Ford Mustang GT 1966 Ford Mustang GT A Code 289 Four Speed Disc Brakes Factory Color Combo
$20,000.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Saturday May-25-2019 10:35:08 PDT
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1968 Ford Mustang GT 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback S Code Raven Black GT 4 Speed Ford Executive Car LOOK
$22,000.00
End Date: Tuesday May-28-2019 7:20:18 PDT
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1949 Chevrolet Other Pickups 1949 Chevrolet truck
$14,800.00
End Date: Wednesday May-22-2019 11:17:37 PDT
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1956 Chevrolet Other Pickups 1956 Chevrolet 3100 Pick up Truck Short Bed
$1,725.00 (19 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday May-22-2019 8:54:58 PDT
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2018 Chevrolet Camaro SS Coupe S Coupe Automatic Back up Cam Sunroof 6.2L V8 2017 2016 2015 Camaro rs ss 1ss
$32,950.00
End Date: Thursday May-23-2019 8:16:49 PDT
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