I honestly didn't think it would happen, but fate had other plans. Last month I became the fourth (that I can verify) owner of this piece of MOPAR history. I saw the car on a Craiglist ad from Lima, Ohio. After about four days of pondering, I finally pulled the trigger and bought it. It appears to be mostly complete, with the exception of the missing the rear bumper and destroyed front seats.
The car needs a lot of basic work, but since this is my second restoration (my first is my 1969 Dodge Charger) I have a good idea about what to do. Everything needs a major cleaning, the body needs fixed and the mechanicals, especially this mysterious 2.6L, need a complete go-through. This is definitely a take-my-time-and-do-it-right project. However, this is my first attempt at working on an import. The closest I've come is owning a 1981 Reliant with a Mitsu engine in high school (class of 1991 in case you're wondering
. Hopefully you knowledgeable board members can help me out on this learning curve. Props to member FireArrow for already helping me with info.
Here is the link to my Flickr photostream for pics.http://www.flickr.com/photos/bgt01/
Stay tuned. More to Come!