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Celerity's Car of the Week !

Discussion in 'Other Vehicle Discussions' started by Celerity, Apr 17, 2007.

  1. Celerity

    Celerity Well-Known Member

    I think I'll blog up some of these treasures.

    What's in Celerity's stables today ?

    1976 Cosworth Vega
    2007 Ninja 250R
    1984 Peugeot 505 (just picked up this froggy little surrender wagon today)

    AHHVTEC Well-Known Member

    ill take the vega
  3. Celerity

    Celerity Well-Known Member

    $5000 it's yours :)

    Homey needs an addition in the back.
  4. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

    $50 going once :)
  5. ScrapinSi

    ScrapinSi Senior Member

    Vega... you know how I feel about that one...
    Ninja 250r? Why not just buy a Vespa?? The Vespa has more balls... lol.
    Peugeot... Are you actually going to be seen in public with that? :D
  6. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

    i WANT a yellow Vespa :)
  7. BigJ

    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss.

    My gay roommate also wants a yellow vespa.

    It's cool if you like to fuck guys. I mean. My buddy he fucks guys. .... In jail.

    On another note. Steve.

    Unless your vega is pushing atleast 350WHP You have the worst taste in cars.
  8. micah

    micah Senior Member

    pics pf the peugeot?
  9. Celerity

    Celerity Well-Known Member

    I be rollin, dey be hatin'.

    You're so jealous.
  10. Celerity

    Celerity Well-Known Member

    Yeah yeah ... we've been over this. It's a Cosworth. Think of an SR20DET powered 240SX with no power steering, and you've pretty much got it. It's a Vega that does 7000 rpm comfortably.
  11. Celerity

    Celerity Well-Known Member

    oh, I only got the Peugeot so that I could trade this guy for his 89 Subaru RX AWD Turbo. I totally win. (The trade is going through)
  12. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

    nah, its from my love of Furi Kuri.
  13. YouKnowWhoIBee

    YouKnowWhoIBee my avatar is better.

    what happened to the scion... and the neon? And the civic hatch... and the crx... you have an addiction.
  14. Celerity

    Celerity Well-Known Member

    The xB is my girlfriend's car, the Neon was a gift from me to my mom, which I wound up working on / driving all the time because it was a piece of shit. (It looked beautiful though). I traded the Neon for a Yaris hatch, and gave that to my mom.

    The CRX I gave to my dad, and it's not driving now because the HG blew every 200 miles. I'm in the process of building it's new motor (Turbo EW, isky high duration cam, re-porting the head, adjustable cam gear, lightened flywheel, intercooler)

    The Civic was "basically" stolen. I gave it to a kid in trade for body work on the NX2000 (Who is now in the hands of ChrisM) and his car was stolen, so I gave it to him and said "we'll get together in a few days to start the NX". Well, he sold it and fled to North Carolina. (I'd known him for 2 years)

    I've yet to find it. When I do, I'll try to get it back. But he sold it for $2000.
  15. ScrapinSi

    ScrapinSi Senior Member

    LOL.. No really.. How much power does it have?
  16. hosmer

    hosmer I made the millionth post

    0-60 in 8.7 seconds

    Steve, I like you...I really do.....but other than the fact that there were only 1446 built in 1976 (so its rare) I just don't get it
  17. BigJ

    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss.

    I was hoping it was a swapped tubbed vega that does 10's. But I guess now.
  18. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

    Steve, just buy my mirage. its a GREAT DD, and a formidable autox'er and track car. you get like 1K in tires, plus reliability in knowing you can drive the car cross-country at any time and only need an oil change.

    $5500 takes it :)
  19. Celerity

    Celerity Well-Known Member

    We've been through this before. Nothing will ever convince you people how sweet the Vega really is, except driving it. I was in the market for a Vette when I bought it (after not winning the Lotus) and the Vega turned me away from them.

    With the new cam config (back to EAA Formula 2000 spec) fan removal and electric water pump, I'm confident in the result enough to challenge B with his M3.

    As far as the Mirage, No. Not my cup of tea / Not special enough to spend that money on it.
  20. ScrapinSi

    ScrapinSi Senior Member

    Ya know... If/Whenever this race does come around... I think I might be in with the STi if I'm allowed to join...

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