WANTED: 1ST GEN RT10

Discussion in 'RT/10 and GTS Discussions' started by JAMESP_25, Apr 29, 2019.

  1. JAMESP_25

    JAMESP_25 Enthusiast

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    Hi Guys,
    Looking into buying/importing an early RT10 into Australia end on this year/start of 2020. Due to LHD laws, would need it to be 1995 make or earlier. Would be after one with a AC, hardtop roof, plexi windows and 40,000miles MAX. Wanting one in excellent condition aesthetically and mechanically.

    Budget from $25k-30k USD (depending on miles). Have seen several examples of what I've described in or close to that range, so not just plucking a number out of thin air. Have done some research before posting.

    I’ve imported cars from the US several times, so would be a hassle free sell with minimal effort from your end.

    Again, this would be in about 6 months time so if you're thinking of letting your Viper go and want to spare the hassles of advertising and finding a buyer, please PM me now if you have what I'm after.

    Thanks in advance [​IMG]

    Cheers,
    James
     
  2. SapphireCognacGTS

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    Hi James,

    I have a 95 RT/10 with factory AC that will be coming for sale soon. I am familiar with shipping overseas, sent a few cars to Australia just over a year ago. If you are interested send me a PM. Thanks!
     
  3. JAMESP_25

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    Have sent you a message

     
  4. DJ'sviper

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    The early rt's are going up in price. You maybe able to get one for under $30,000 if it has 40,000 miles on it. Others are now going from $35, to 40,000.
     
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  5. ViperJay

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    I am putting my 95 up for sale this year but with 17k miles, its going for north of 30k...
     
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    Have been in discussion with an owner of one with 19,000miles, hardtop roof and windows (no original roof and window), without ABS for $28k. I know they down come up often like that, but they do pop up.

     
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    ViperJay Viper Owner

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    James, if it is super clean you should buy it and flip it. Those are strong 35k. No Gen1's had ABS.
     
  8. JAMESP_25

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    Definitely a great price, but can’t import until December and with the unpredictable Australian exchange rate (keeps declining) it’s a gamble to lock in with a deposit. Wanting someone who is willing to do the deal end of year all together.

    The Gen 1 had AC as an option, I think after ‘93. Seen plenty of 94-95 with it

     
  9. Rayz1950

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    Hey James if you can find 1 for 35000 in the USA convert it to Aus Dollars pay/for container/duty/gst/lct/compliance plate you are better of buying a right hand drive one in Australia
     
  10. JAMESP_25

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    Still works out a lot cheaper than getting a RHD one here (minimum clean one is $80k) and I prefer LHD.

    At $35k US works out to about $65-70k AUD once all those factors considered, at current exchange, which blows my budget... but looking at spending less, so should be able to get one for $55-60k landed.

    There is a RHD one in Australia st the moment for $55k, but it’s had a GTS rear end custom moulded onto it, which looks a bit odd in my opinion with the rest of the RT10 body

    till so
     
  11. Rayz1950

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    Hard top soft top electric windows. 1 owner right hand drive 12 months rego 75000
     
  12. JAMESP_25

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    Way out of my budget unfortunately.

    Are you in Australia selling that?

     
  13. Rayz1950

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    Yes I am so do yo sums also stamp duty and rego also tell me when you find one with electric windows
     
  14. JAMESP_25

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    No stamp duty required if 25 years old, as I can put it onto club plates in Victoria.

    Have done all the calculations (have imported several other cars over the years) and very realistic in my budget once everything is factored in.

    After Dec won’t have to import through RAWS, meaning no need for compliance plate either

     
  15. JAMESP_25

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    Please check your inbox :)

     
  16. JAMESP_25

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    Email me further info, pics and bottom price.

    May have someone else interested.

    [email protected]

     
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  18. lopra

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    Hi, I sell my 1994 Viper yellow, 32000ML, with softtop in nice condition, no hardtop, price US 30.000, located in Florida in my garage with aircondition. Now I am in Germany and return to Cape Coral in November un IMG_3708.JPG IMG_3740.JPG IMG_3708.JPG IMG_3740.JPG IMG_3741.JPG IMG_3708.JPG IMG_3740.JPG IMG_3741.JPG IMG_3708.JPG IMG_3740.JPG IMG_3741.JPG til May.
     
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    Thank you for the offer and sounds like a good car, but I prefer no stripes and silver wheels.

    Tha
     
  20. pumba

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    hi. I own a 93 rt10 with the 5th viper Hennessey package added. 2nd owner. roll cage and racing strap seat belt for drag racing. i'm downsizing so logically should sell but not sure I have the heart. thought i'd reply anyway. mileage 30something, I think. i'm out of town, but if you're interested I can add more pics and provide exact mileage later.

    viper front shot.jpg viper partial side shot car show.PNG viper side shot.JPG
     
  21. ViperRed

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    I have an early 93 with A/C and an Upgraded Radiator.
    8k miles!

    Make me an offer I can't refuse!
     
  22. JAMESP_25

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    May be a bit too modified for what I’m after. Could create issues when importing but send me some more info if you can

     
  23. JAMESP_25

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    With 8k miles I’m sure it’s way out of my budget range so I definitely couldn’t make an offer that can’t be refused lol

    thanks for letting me know about it though

    A
     

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