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Hi everyone! From age 18-22, I drove a white 1990 Honda Prelude 2.0Si, and put a ton of miles on it, mostly delivering pizza. Once I moved on to a more "grown up job", I sold that car and got myself a truck. I always loved that car, and even though I've owned about 30 different cars and trucks since then, I'll always list that car in my top 5. The car was great, of course, but it was also a great time in life, so that will always be intertwined.

I tend to miss rowing through a stick shift, so I'm prone to grabbing the random sporty 90s car every few years. I've owned a couple of SW20 MR2s, I also picked up a pristine 4th gen '93 Prelude SI (non-VTEC sadly) about a decade ago, drove it for a couple of years, and sold it. Sometimes I start looking at Supras and NSXs, but in truth, I'm happier driving stuff that is "lower stakes". I'm not really looking for attention in what I drive.

I just purchased a 1990 SI in light blue. 5 speed, pristine exterior and interior, but high miles. Rebuilt motor about 5 years ago, mostly stock. With all of my cars, I prefer them to be as close to stock as possible, I realize I'll probably be in the minority after browsing through the forum, but what can I say, I like what I like. It might be a cursed endeavor, thanks to the bastardized B, but I'm easy on my vehicles, so hopefully I can get a few good years out of this car. I am not afraid of high mileage, honestly, I've had low mileage "collectible" type cars and I hate driving them because I don't want to decrease the value. I like a good, original driver. Also I'm psyched to give my 18 year old son a chance to learn how to drive a stick, again, "low stakes" cars are good for that.

I'd love to know if anyone can point me to some factory wheels. The 14" alloys would be ideal, but I'd honestly be happy with the 14" covers, as that is what I had on my previous '90 and I happen to like the look just fine. The PO was an older (late 70s) gentleman and he had some chrome wheels on there, I'm not a fan lol.

Thanks for having me, I'm looking forward to getting to know the community!

Attached: pics of my old and new-to-me 'ludes:
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Ha thanks but that's actually the last picture taken in the PO's driveway, those were his toys. I don't have a "collection" per se, I tend to just own one fun thing at a time. Maybe one and a half. I also like 4x4 Toyotas. Anyhow, I don't want to take any more pictures of the new Lude until I get rid of those wheels haha.
 

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Oh and your '91 looks sweet!

Yeah I'm going to start checking junkyards soon, I'm finding that it's hard to get good info online. I live in Colorado, so I'm discovering that a lot of the Preludes are long gone. Not that you can't drive one around here in the winter, but they have been uncommon for a long time. I last saw a 3rd gen on the road a couple of years ago.
 
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