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68Wow: Dodge Dealer honors disputed eBay Challenger auction and then some

Well, score one for the little guy. Or, as the case may be, the guy that won an eBay auction, getting himself one helluva mondo deal on a 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8. To refresh your memory, a Southern California dealer called Glenn E Thomas Dodge Chrysler Jeep had the Challenger in question on eBay. The Buy It Now price was $43,425 and the reserve (according to Glenn E Thomas) was $42,995. Then the dealer lowered the Buy It Now price to $43,425 and suddenly, somehow the reserve disappeared.

100Followup: Not so fast, says dealer of Dodge Challenger eBay debacle

Earlier this week, we shared with you the budding saga of "Hitman" and the fact that he had won a 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 from Glenn E Thomas Dodge Chrysler Jeep for the amazing low price of $29,100 – about $13,000 less than the car is worth and also $13,000 less than Glenn Thomas wanted to sell it for. However, because eBay auctions are "legally binding" contracts and the dealer failed to put in a reserve, tough turkey, you gotta sell the car at a loss, right? Not quite.

70Yet Again: Dealer accused of failing to honor eBay deal for new car and this time it's a Dodge Challenger

It's like déjà vu all over again. Fact: Dude wins an eBay auction for a 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 with 250 miles on the odometer. Fact: Usually a new (or in this case, new-ish) SRT8 sells for about $41,000. Fact: Winning bid was $29,100. Opinion: Sweet deal, bro!

63Review: 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 six-speed reveals its true character

2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 6-Speed – Click above for high-res image gallery

32In the Autoblog Garage: 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8

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16SEMA Preview: Duo of Dodge Challengers coming from Hotchkis

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472009 Dodge Challenger will start at $21,995

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68Reader Spy: 2009 Dodge Challenger R/T and 2008 SRT8 show their faces!

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68Chrysler hates phone cams: 2009 Dodge Challenger revealed

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