GregAmy
GregAmy New Reader
March 11, 2011 9:29 a.m.

A scam? Nope.

A catch? Sorta.

Read this, especially the bottom third:

http://www.gatm.com/cars/gti.html

I've not found anyone that wants to buy it, and I've come to the realization that I'll neither pay to have it towed up to Connecticut nor will I spend the money to refurb it. Been there, done that. I miss it, it pisses me off that it's there and in that condition, but that's reality. I just finished the Nissan NX2000 SR20VE project, now I'm thinking there's a mid-80's Porsche 911 project in my future...

Anyway, what's the "sorta catch"? It's in Opelousas, LA and it's as-is, where-is. What you see in that link is all I've got, all I know, and there's no way I'll be able to get more info for you. And, to be fair to the guy who's had that thing in his yard for a couple years, he asks for $200 in storage costs, which I suspect would be negotiable (I'm sure he wants to get rid of it.) You agree to move on this and I'll give you the guy's contact info and you can work it out. My dad has the clear title which I will coordinate with him to get to you.

You want it? Go get it. But if you're not serious, please don't waste my time...?

Greg Amy grega at pobox and then dot the com

93EXCivic SuperDork
March 11, 2011 10:12 a.m.

Dang it 9 and half hours away.

Otto Maddox HalfDork
March 11, 2011 10:44 a.m.

Never loan a car to your brother in law.

Maroon92 SuperDork
March 11, 2011 1:01 p.m.

Damn, 10 hours from me. I really want to. I really do...

SVreX SuperDork
March 11, 2011 6:49 p.m.

Aaargh! I was within an hour of there yesterday.

patgizz SuperDork
March 11, 2011 10:51 p.m.

for $20 I'll Kick your brother in law In the nuts next time I am down there

GregAmy
GregAmy New Reader
March 12, 2011 9:15 a.m.

In reply to patgizz:

I'll pay the storage fee for you to go down there and do it...

matt147 New Reader
March 12, 2011 9:41 p.m.

It hurts to see the 2010 pics after seeing how nice it once was Greg.

JohnW Reader
March 12, 2011 9:56 p.m.
patgizz wrote: for $20 I'll Kick your brother in law In the nuts next time I am down there

I don't even know that guy, but what freaking jerk! As an owner of Rabbit GTIs for eight years and multiple hundreds of thousands of miles, I can say that.

LopRacer New Reader
March 16, 2011 7:37 p.m.

Must resist the urge to drag home another Rabbit to my home for wayward VW's. Must resist the urge already have several not running Rabbits here to deal with.

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