Fuzzylogic New Reader
Jan. 9, 2013 8:06 p.m.

And I know for a fact the owner will move on the price, young combat vet just trying to make rent at the new place for him and his daughter!

http://corvallis.craigslist.org/cto/3534671600.html

OK full disclosure it's mine. ;) It really is a solid car though, I listed everything I could think of in the ad. Six big pictures. Straight, not rusted to crap, just ugly brown.

fasted58 UberDork
Jan. 9, 2013 8:53 p.m.

sounds like one helluva deal

belteshazzar UberDork
Jan. 9, 2013 9:18 p.m.

thatll go quick

Javelin MegaDork
Jan. 12, 2013 11:06 p.m.

This still for sale?

Fuzzylogic New Reader
Jan. 15, 2013 3:39 a.m.

It still is. Had a few calls but I think my location is putting people off. And I'm unfortunately in need of money in a bad way. It's about to go into town with a for sale sign, and honestly guys, I'll take anything I can get, I'm about to salvage it for the HUNDRED I can get. My daughter and rent comes first, we had some medical bills come up the past two months and I've got to make ends meet.

It's ugly, it does seem to be leaking oil from a gasket and burning it (smoke coming out tailpipe) and it does seem to slip in and out of gear occasionally... But it starts right up, I know there's junkyard parts available, it's a cool car. Some surface rust, the right rear panel does have a patch I'd say it'd probably just be better off replacing if you're trying to make it show clean... But it's a 78 Nova with a bare interior, solid... I mean, throw an engine in it with a tranny and go racing, lol. I wish I could, I haven't told my daughter I have to sell it. We were going to do it Army green and black like Hot Rod's Project Fbomb, since I'm a vet and all that. Heh, sigh.

Anyway, if anyone is interested...hell guys, I'll hold it for you and take $300 bucks and I'm banging my head on my keyboard at that lol. But I'm on here posting at 1:30am because I'm stressed about money, so there ya go. I'm on facebook.com/tomercy if you want to see who I am, or five 0 three 8 eight one 8 three seven 3. You'd be helping out a disabled vet and a single Dad.

Thanks for the encouraging posts otherwise, fellas! I'm about to drop the CL ad to like...$600 for a week or so, and it'll be in town, so I'm really hoping, I need it to go. :) Glad to see some people thought it would be! Fingers crossed!

Jan. 15, 2013 8:36 a.m.

Wow, that's a deal. A solid 2-door X-Body for $300?

Someone snag this and help the dude out!!!

Javelin MegaDork
Jan. 15, 2013 9:20 a.m.

PM Sent.

Javelin MegaDork
Jan. 15, 2013 1:19 p.m.

Mailed.

N Sperlo UltimaDork
Jan. 15, 2013 1:23 p.m.

Getting a new car, Jav?

Javelin MegaDork
Jan. 15, 2013 1:43 p.m.

In reply to N Sperlo:

Partial interest in one.

You'll need to log in to post.

Also on Grassroots Motorsports

That's What i Like: What Attracts Us to Specific Cars?

1 hour ago in Articles

I just spent 10 days in one of my new favorite cars: the 2017 VW GTE.

Your Projects: Wide-Body, V8-Powered Porsche 944

21 hours ago in News

Wing, flares, V8 swap and more!

You Need This: Eclipse!

21 hours ago in News

Today's special.

Your Projects: Boosted and Flared E30 BMW

23 hours ago in News

Another forum member put it best: “This build is absolutely mental. And I mean that in the best possible way.”

You Need This: 1990 Suzuki Carry 4WD Mini-Truck

1 day ago in News

It looks cool, matches our cargo shorts, and makes little sense.

Concours d’Lemons: Showcasing the Best of the Worst and the Worst of the Best

1 day ago in Articles

This year’s Concours d’Lemons celebrated two cars rarely associated with the glitz and glamor of Monterey.

You Need This: Gullwing Doors and Exotic Styling for Just $1500

1 day ago in News

Meet some brown ’70s awesomeness.

Acura Unveils New Prototype Race Car in Monterey

3 days ago in News

Acura yesterday unveiled the new Acura ARX-05 prototype race car.

We're Back In Monterey for Car Week

3 days ago in News

And so it begins, another trip to Monterey Car Week.

Mark Your Calendars: August 18 Is Wear Your Helmet to Work Day

4 days ago in News

Wear your racing gear to work and win prizes.

You Need This: A Real 1LE Camaro

4 days ago in News

Chevy only built 62 1LE Camaros that year.

Little Car Show: Celebrating All Things Quirky and Small

4 days ago in Articles

As the name suggests, the Little Car Show is all about little cars.

OUR SPONSORS

Grassroots Motorsports Magazine

Subscribe Today

Also get your instant access to the digital edition of Grassroots Motorsports Magazine!

Learn More
QD8YZLVcYjueajUs0NJrTevYxZlEZyHT