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Old 03-15-2006, 08:16 PM   #1
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Unhappy End of SVT??

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Saw this just recently.

Team Spiritless

If true, it looks like we will probably need to rethink how these cars will be valued in the future.
I posted this a few days ago in an obscure spot. Though I would post again to get your response. Is this old news, speculation or is SVT really in this much trouble?
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Old 03-20-2006, 10:27 PM   #2
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Interesting article. I agree the SVT line has dwindled away to nothing. The "last man standing" (the Shelby GT500) isn't quite what I'd hoped it'd be. It's just a Mustang GT with a lot more horsepower, and too damn heavy.

In the end, it's all fine for me. I have my 2003 Cobra, and my next car will be a Z06 or V8 M3, so I don't mind that SVT is in the crapper. Don't get me wrong, the GT500 is a cool car that will merit good sales, it's just not for me.
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