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Trade With What Other G Body? Dreaming...

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ed1948, Feb 13, 2018.

  1. ed1948

    ed1948 G-Body Guru

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    Here's the question. If an opportunity came along where you could swap for another G Body, which would it be?
    I'll start:
    I own a stock 86 SS in pretty good shape, gets many compliments, I enjoy driving it. DSC_0302.JPG DSC_0031 (2).JPG - I have always liked the 79/80 Malibu, especially with a 4 gear/big block combo. Yep, that's it - that would be an instant trade.
    The SS is a suit and tie kind of ride whereas the Malibu is a T -shirt and jeans type.(no offense to Malibu drivers)
     

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    HAFROD Royal Smart Person

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    I would like to trade all my SS Monte junkers for a low mileage GNX :ROFLMAO:
     
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  3. motorheadmike

    motorheadmike Royal Smart Person

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    Funny, I always throught of the MCSS as a mullet and wife-beater type. ;)

    I really woudn't trade for anything. I just want to own an '87/88 Cutlass 442.
     
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    I don't think I could trade, but if something structurally terrible happened to my Regal then I'd swap as many parts as possible to an '84 SS, a Malibu wagon, or a Choo Choo El Camino.
     
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    thunderball Greasemonkey

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    Maybe trade one of my ss for a lemans/grand am. Thats the only maybe.

    Never heard a ss considered a suit and tie car before?
     
  6. Rktpwrd

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    I think that too many guys are personally invested or have a personal attachment to their cars to just “trade” them. IMO, it would have to be a fairly significant upgrade over what you’ve already got to be considered for a trade. At which point it’s no longer a trade anyways, it’s an upgrade.
     
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    Turbolq4 Greasemonkey

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    I would trade my turbo ls, 4l80, 8.8 swapped 81 Malibu 4door for a 87 GN.
     
  8. Qdub24

    Qdub24 Royal Smart Person

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    I'd possibly trade the '82 Elco for an '86-'87 Regal T-Type.
     
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  9. -83MONTESS-

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    I wouldn't trade for another G-body. I would trade my aerocoupe for a 71 Chevelle, 68-69 Cutlass, or a 55 Bel-Air though :LOL:
     
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  10. Sodee

    Sodee Not-quite-so-new-guy

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    Hmmm maybe an Elco or Gnx but aside from those, I’m good..


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