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I have a 1982 4wd F150
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I have an '89 F250 with a 460
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1984 F150 4x4, didn't see that option so I voted for the 2wd one.
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[updated:LAST EDITED ON 06-Feb-02 AT 07:47 PM (EST)]Sorry double post.
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Sorry, I forgot two choices.

Some of you may have more than one truck, like me. If so, list them in a message please.

Thanks!

1966 2wd F-100 soon to have a 390
1974 2wd F-250 390 4bbl
1986 4wd bronco II 2.9L that needs freshing up
2000 2wd Ranger 3.0L
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I've got the following trucks:

1946 1/2 ton, 6 cyl 3 spd (soon to be 302/C4)
1946 1/2 ton, no engine, rusty cab, planning a for a 429
1947 1/2 ton, flathead 8, 4 spd, will be getting an automatic though
1988 Bronco II XLT 2WD, 2.9, auto w/ OD, has 500,000+ miles
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[updated:LAST EDITED ON 22-Feb-02 AT 07:56 AM (EST)]1978 F250, highly modified for off-road use

you can check out pics here
http://www.rockmodified.com/galleries/matt/page.html
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1955 F100 Hot Rod 351 AT (bought it today!)
1956 F100 LB 359 MD with 3sp (soon to be 390 with AT)
1965 Tbird with 390 AT (saved donor car!)
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06 F350 CC PSD Lariat, 4x4, off road pkg, towing pkg, IBC, Auto

One of four vehicles inhabiting my driveway/garage:

2000 Honda S2000 (auto-x car, towee)
2005 Honda Element (around town car)
2006 Ford 500 (Company car)

Also a 3 horse slant bumper pull horse trailer (towee)

And to go in the horse trailer - 2 quarter horses and a draft-X
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How do you like the Ford 500? I really was hoping they were going to design it lower and meaner and make it more sporty.
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I had a POS Taurus before this one. My car is a 500 SE, with the CVT transmission. If you view this as strictly a company car, it is not too bad. Acceleration is decent, but the pedal is not linear. It moves out OK until you hit the floor, then it gets out of its way pretty quickly. Compared to the Taurus, the handling and brakes are way better. The Taurus understeered so bad, it would grind the tread off the front tires. The 500 is a lot better than that, and the brakes are pretty decent.

I'm tall (6'3") and I actually fit in the 500. The Taurus was a backbreaker on long trips. I would drive it to LA and it would take me 15 minutes after getting out of the car before I could stand up straight. The stock audio system is OK, whereas the audio system on the Taurus sounded like it was playing through mud most of the time.
So, all in all - I would give it a solid 6 out of 10. We'll see how it holds up reliability-wise. It only has 14,000 miles on it and no interior parts have fallen off yet (unlike the Taurus)

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How do you like the Ford 500? I really was hoping they were going to design it lower and meaner and make it more sporty.
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I had a 99 taurus for 3 years, 60k that did OK. Not a barn stormer, but as you said for a company car wasn't bad. I was just hoping the 500 had some of that heritage to the Galaxy similar to what Dodge is doing with all thier "family" cars. They could offer some performance options. Thanks for the input, good luck with the 500 and it's interior parts!
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