This is going to be more of a log for me rather than a build thread. My builds tend to take years, not weeks or months
Bought the car in stock form from Cosmo Motors in Hickory, NC in 2/2013 with only 16k on the clock. P/O couldn't afford the payments....
The NIGHT I brought it home I de-badged the deck lid and front grill and removed the racks:
The next day I ordered a COBB AP and Short ram to save my poor REX from its horrible stock tune:
Shortly after I ordered a catless DP, black wrap, and black Perrin heat shield:
While I was waiting for a lot of this stuff to arrive, I went ahead and ordered some other odds and ends. Weighted shift knob, DP adapter, low beam HID kit, and some Lamin-x yellow fog film: