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@  smokum : (22 September 2017 - 07:47 AM)

all sales request need to be directed at the bottom of the site under SALES

@  mpow1968 : (15 September 2017 - 11:09 AM)

2017 Shelby Gt 350 at sticker price, Contact me at mpowers@driveprime.com

@  smokum : (29 August 2017 - 08:53 AM)

CHECK THIS OUT http://www.lethalper...-tuner-kit.html

@  jlbost13 : (25 August 2017 - 01:44 PM)

Ordered Pro Charger / Injectors and Borla Exhaust for my GT350! Has anyone done these stle mods and had good results?

@  Texas Voodoo : (25 August 2017 - 08:47 AM)

I am going to check it out !!

@  smokum : (25 August 2017 - 08:27 AM)

there is a You Tube comparison of the GT350 and the Roush's various upgrades. No disrespect to a Roush but the two cars dont even come close

@  Sterchi : (25 August 2017 - 06:38 AM)

Just traded Roush P51 For Gt350 Yesterday Love It Much better car Roush is JUNK $90,000.00 the worst buy ever NO MORE KIT CARS for me lost my butt after 3 weeks of owning it dealer would not take back needed paint work on bumpers,Tranmission junk Chineese well anyway i'm glad its over now but beware of there stuff its not worth the money. It was number 8 of 51 I fill sorry for who ever gets that car. No one should have to take a car that has to have paint work done to it when its brand new collectors car sorry Guys still upset over the hole thing MARSHALL MIZE IS THE PLACE BEWARE !!!r

@  2017Shelby526 : (24 August 2017 - 07:41 PM)

I have a vanity license with Voodo on it. I live in California and searched and searched for a combination that included some version of Voodoo.

@  2017Shelby526 : (24 August 2017 - 07:38 PM)

Does anyone know WHY the 5.2 liter Shelby GT 350 engine is nicknamed VOODOO?

@  3yellowgt350 : (23 August 2017 - 07:53 AM)

had to put my triple yellow 350 in the shop ( 500 miles) a/c compressor locked up. Not good

@  HolidayFordG... : (19 August 2017 - 04:03 PM)

have two identical avalance gray 17 GT350's with electronics package, recaros, and stripe delete. $1,800 UNDER MSRP

@  jwstudt : (17 August 2017 - 12:43 PM)

17 avalanche gray electronics and black stripes. pm if interested

@  smokum : (17 August 2017 - 09:58 AM)

JUST CHILLIN GHOUST ...... AND YOU ?

@  Ghoust : (15 August 2017 - 04:36 PM)

Whats up guys.

@  2017Shelby526 : (13 August 2017 - 12:06 PM)

Anyone notice paint chips along the edge of the hood nearest to the windshield of their 2017 GT 350??

@  scorp1 : (01 August 2017 - 11:56 AM)

thanks @ameapm2000 @smokum, configurator is now updated to 2018

@  HolidayFordG... : (29 July 2017 - 10:08 AM)

got a 2017 GT350 with electronics package, recaros, stripe delete for $1,000 below MSRP, PM me if interested

@  smokum : (27 July 2017 - 08:34 AM)

scorp1 send me a pm on what your looking for

@  ameapm2000 : (26 July 2017 - 10:02 PM)

@scorp1 check ford's website they added 2018 mustang configurator.

@  scorp1 : (25 July 2017 - 08:52 PM)

@smokum howdy!, would you or anyone else have any leads on the 2018 gt350 in kona blue?


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#1 OFFLINE   Giulio24

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Posted 18 July 2017 - 03:26 PM

Hello everyone!

 

I never thought this day will ever come but in about a week I will take delivery of a brand new 2017 GT350R. Black with black stripes/red accent, electronics package. I attached a picture taken at the dealership. Needless to say, I'm super excited.

 

I had to pay over MSRP but I was able to get what I think is a fair deal. Especially considering that here in So Cal used GT350Rs trade hands for ~150,000 on average. The car right now it's in Florida, on her way to LA. The first thing I'll do is to put XPEL all over the front bumper, hood and side impact zones.

 

It's really hot here in the LA county over the summer and all the racetracks are out in the desert, so unfortunately I won't be able to track it until mid-September. I really can't wait!

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#2 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 19 July 2017 - 07:49 AM

Since I am a florida dealer ..... if you dont mind which store did you get the car from ?

 

And most important congratulations  !!! ...... The black in a R is incredibly hot !

 

enjoy 

 

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#3 OFFLINE   Giulio24

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Posted 19 July 2017 - 10:33 AM

I bought it from Walkers Ford in Clearwater. During my (short) lifetime I only bad experiences with car dealerships but with them it was a smooth and easy process and most importantly they were very reasonable in terms of pricing. 

 

I looked for a black-on-black R for I don't even remember how long. I found a couple in the past but they were both listed for more than 120K. When I saw that they had one available I called them immediately. 



#4 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 19 July 2017 - 10:46 AM

I bought it from Walkers Ford in Clearwater. During my (short) lifetime I only bad experiences with car dealerships but with them it was a smooth and easy process and most importantly they were very reasonable in terms of pricing. 

 

I looked for a black-on-black R for I don't even remember how long. I found a couple in the past but they were both listed for more than 120K. When I saw that they had one available I called them immediately. 

 

 

Well Congratulations ....... its a helluva car and the right color in my opinion. 

 

Are you getting it to race it or just to have a collectible ?

 

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#5 OFFLINE   Giulio24

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Posted 19 July 2017 - 11:40 AM

Well Congratulations ....... its a helluva car and the right color in my opinion. 

 

Are you getting it to race it or just to have a collectible ?

 

 

don

 

Thank you!

 

I'll take it to the track very often, I'm shooting for one track day a month. I know it might hurt its value but it's a car that is meant to be driven on the track. Buying an R and not tracking it is like wasting money in my opinion. 


Edited by Giulio24, 19 July 2017 - 11:41 AM.


#6 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 19 July 2017 - 01:32 PM

Thank you!

 

I'll take it to the track very often, I'm shooting for one track day a month. I know it might hurt its value but it's a car that is meant to be driven on the track. Buying an R and not tracking it is like wasting money in my opinion. 

 

 

I totally agree ...... for the money the best  track equipped car on the road !!

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#7 OFFLINE   autoreps

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Posted 23 July 2017 - 05:44 PM

My black/black stripes is due in 2 weeks as well. Just sold my GT350 a couple of months ago in anticipation of the R



#8 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 24 July 2017 - 09:29 AM

My black/black stripes is due in 2 weeks as well. Just sold my GT350 a couple of months ago in anticipation of the R

 

 

a "R" ..... say it aint so ....... i was torn between being practical and getting my GT350 vs getting a R ..... I got the GT350 but still wonder if i should

have gotten a R

Congratulations !!

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#9 OFFLINE   Giulio24

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Posted 25 July 2017 - 08:21 PM

I have taken the delivery of the car a few hours ago. I never felt so excited about a car. The car was unloaded from the delivery truck and I immediately drove it to the canyons. I put over 100 miles on it in a couple of hours. The car is absolutely insane. At the moment I really have no words - I really don't know how to describe it. Below is a link to a quick video

 


Edited by Giulio24, 26 July 2017 - 10:44 AM.

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#10 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 26 July 2017 - 07:46 AM

What a great day for you and what a drop dead gorgous car that is. WOW ........ I can appreciate your excitement and its well deserved !!

 

The black with the black striipes I think our one of the best color combos for a R .... the other being in red

 

I have yet to see a R on the road ..... mind driving it back to Florida ?  :)

 

Enjoy it !

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#11 OFFLINE   Giulio24

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Posted 27 July 2017 - 11:52 AM

First canyon drive

 


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#12 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 27 July 2017 - 01:15 PM

Thanks Giulio ..... LOVED IT ........ 

 

Did you have a external mike? Sounds like it at least.

 

The tunnel scene was my favorite 

 

Thank you for sharing

 

don


Edited by smokum, 26 August 2017 - 08:43 AM.

Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#13 OFFLINE   Giulio24

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Posted 27 July 2017 - 01:50 PM

Nope, I only had a GoPro Session on my head and the windows were rolled down. The car is simply incredibly loud.



#14 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 27 July 2017 - 02:05 PM

Well it sounded great !!

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#15 OFFLINE   GT350LB

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 10:06 AM

 

 

I had to pay over MSRP but I was able to get what I think is a fair deal. Especially considering that here in So Cal used GT350Rs trade hands for ~150,000 on average.

 

Used GT350R's are trading hands for $150K on average?  Don't believe the hype!  That's crazy talk.  



#16 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 02:44 PM

Used GT350R's are trading hands for $150K on average?  Don't believe the hype!  That's crazy talk.  

 

 

Ya thats crazy ....... A suggestion .... keep a eye every 1000 miles on your oil ..... these engines can eat oil so be aware of it

 

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#17 OFFLINE   WAGT350

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Posted 25 August 2017 - 05:10 PM

In North Seattle area they are going for from $120K to $200K....



#18 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 26 August 2017 - 08:44 AM

thats crazy

 

 

don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006


#19 OFFLINE   Giulio24

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Posted 28 August 2017 - 11:32 AM

In North Seattle area they are going for from $120K to $200K....

 

Pretty standard here on the West Coast. I ran into a guy here in LA two days ago that paid close to 90k for a regular GT350



#20 OFFLINE   smokum

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Posted 28 August 2017 - 02:02 PM

WANNA BUY MINE ?   :)

 

 

Don


Current ride:

 

2017 GT350 with convience package

 

Previous Rides

 

2015 Taurus SHO leased 11/03/2015

2007 GT500 664rwhp purchased 04/14/2014

2013 Boss 302 purchased 06/30/2013

1990 Taurus SHO purchased 07/09/2010

2007 GT500 553 rwhp purchased 12/08/2006





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