Goldilocks Condition: 1987 Dodge Shelby CSX

The Dodge Shelby CSX is a strange car that lives in the land between classic and garbage. Most examples for sale are totally trashed for almost free, or stored with 17 miles on the odo and the seller asks a fortune. Today’s CSX is somewhere in the middle, has a decent number of miles, put some impressive drag times, and is offered for a reasonable amount of cash. Find this 1987 Dodge Shelby CSX offered for $9000 in New London, CT via breakface dancebook. Tip from Cory.

From the seller:

1987 Dodge shelby csx
Listed 5 days ago in New London, CT
About This Vehicle
Driven 93,000 miles
Manual transmission
Exterior color: Black · Interior color: Grey
Fuel type: Gasoline
Excellent condition
Clean title
This vehicle has no significant damage or problems.

Seller’s Description
CSX #193 gone through from one end to the other. Repainted, decals from Positive Impressions, new tires, brakes, shocks, windshield, triple core custom radiator core, fresh TII engine with mahle pistons and beefy rods, roller cam, underdrive pulley, new hoodliner, headliner and visors, dash not cracked, 2.5″ exhaust with cutout, Talon BOV, etc. Car has run 12.80 at Cecil County. Pictures show “Shadow” headrests which have been replaced with blank ones. Has one piece valve cover, comes with original “Shelby” valve cover, spare CSX rims and a 30 pound tank of R-12. Has ND AC compressor and works great, heat is only so so. Only Shelby item missing is engine number that is normally pop riveted to rad support. Records indicate it would have been number 426.

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