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Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 11-15-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1,085
Views: 75,538
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
If nothing else it's good for us who buy...

If nothing else it's good for us who buy performance cars. I love to see companies try to best each other.

Getting tired of Hybrid this plug in that. They have their place but it's nothing I'm...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 11-15-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1,085
Views: 75,538
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
At this rate Ford will come out with a 700hp...

At this rate Ford will come out with a 700hp version next year with IRS and AWD and crush Godzilla! Man would that be funny and Iíd so buy one.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 10-26-2010, 08:37 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 42,351
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
While high HP numbers are impressive at what...

While high HP numbers are impressive at what point do we get to diminishing returns. It seems the current GT 500 is traction limited with stock tires. Then you have 600 and 700 hp camaros/challengers...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 08-26-2010, 06:58 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 17,071
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
They are showing two versions of the Boss. The...

They are showing two versions of the Boss. The orange and black version is the standard boss that most will buy. The red and black one is the Laguna Seca version which CAN be driven on the street but...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 08-25-2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,329
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Isn't the base Elise now 220hp? The guy...

Isn't the base Elise now 220hp?

The guy sounds like a tool but the Elise is much more of a track car than the SS which is meant to be driven daily on real roads.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-18-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,167
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
My daily driver has to be as fun as my toy....

My daily driver has to be as fun as my toy. Thatís the only way I can justify getting two cars. That way Iíll still have fun regardless of the weather.

Looking forward to the snow this weekend:...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-18-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4,052
Views: 417,608
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Aww man now I can't outrun GT's in the dry, well...

Aww man now I can't outrun GT's in the dry, well at least when it rains or snows I'll be OK.

We all knew this was coming, not a big fan of the exterior although I like the GT500 and the new one...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 12-14-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,186
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
The CTS-V is a formidable car. You have to factor...

The CTS-V is a formidable car. You have to factor in cost otherwise you can pick a car that costs two or three times as much like a Porsche Panamera Turbo. It doesn’t matter if the people buying...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-14-2009, 09:00 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,475
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
The Camaro sells very well and to a whole lot of...

The Camaro sells very well and to a whole lot of people that arn't on this board. The bias here is toward the enthusiast as it should be. The average Joe doesn't register for a internet forum to talk...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 12-07-2009, 12:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,707
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
They are starting too.

They are starting too.
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 12-07-2009, 12:21 PM
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Views: 890
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Not sure why they called it a special edition....

Not sure why they called it a special edition. It's slighty decontented and has a few performance parts added, it is a couple of grand cheaper. Most people expect special editions to have more, not...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-07-2009, 12:15 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,167
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
That's the one good thing about driving a Subie,...

That's the one good thing about driving a Subie, it's supposed to be dirty. Used it to get a tree from a cut-ur-own farm with snow on the ground yesterday.

I'd be more inclined to not drive a...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 12-07-2009, 11:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 907
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
As long as the engine is completely warmed up...

As long as the engine is completely warmed up (which will take longer in cold weather) you can drive it as you normally would. Obviously tire choice and road conditions will dictate what you can...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 11-23-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 756
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Probably just a 328i coupe. Or a really bad...

Probably just a 328i coupe. Or a really bad driver in a 335i.
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 11-02-2009, 09:37 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,661
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Mmmm Megan Fox in Blu-ray, sooo yummy.

Mmmm Megan Fox in Blu-ray, sooo yummy.
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 11-02-2009, 09:27 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,587
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
The Celica will be NA and I bet will start in the...

The Celica will be NA and I bet will start in the low 20’s to compete with the 2.0l Genesis Coupe. The Subaru will probably be FI, AWD with unknown hp. Depends on where they intend on positioning it....
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 10-26-2009, 02:40 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,436
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Any tires you put on there are going to quake in...

Any tires you put on there are going to quake in fear!
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 10-26-2009, 01:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,121
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
If you live in any place that goes below 40...

If you live in any place that goes below 40 degrees regardless if you get snow and your car comes with summer tires you need winter tires. Preferablly a winter set of rims and tires so you can swap...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 10-09-2009, 01:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,552
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Just get what you can to get through school. If...

Just get what you can to get through school. If you are good at your job you'll be making serious money right out of college. My pharmacist friend was making double starting out of college what I was...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 10-09-2009, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,933
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
I miss my 8 a little. Nice shots as always.

I miss my 8 a little. Nice shots as always.
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 10-09-2009, 01:14 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,489
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Nope, he was an asshat saying anything other...

Nope, he was an asshat saying anything other "damn that's a nice car". Where some people get the nerve is beyond me. This is America as long as you arn't breaking the law what busniess is it of...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 10-09-2009, 01:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,847
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
The only fast New car at $25k I know of is a WRX...

The only fast New car at $25k I know of is a WRX or MS3 (bit slower but cheaper). If you are looking 1-2 years old you should have some options, GTO is good, Mustang GT, G8 GT...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 10-09-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,280
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
Its a concept with a crazy concept interior. You...

Its a concept with a crazy concept interior. You wouldn't really expect Toyota the king of bland to do anything interesting would you (for production that is)?

If its a light-weight 2+2 for $20k...
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 10-06-2009, 11:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,500
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
One thing the Camaro doesn't need is to have a...

One thing the Camaro doesn't need is to have a wider butt. Its great the way it is.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-25-2009, 10:43 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 14,745
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
I see no harm in offering options. One of the...

I see no harm in offering options. One of the things I wrote to GM about when they were developing the Camaro was to have an option for an upgraded trim package so those wanting to spend another...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 09-22-2009, 03:48 PM
Replies: 805
Views: 51,921
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
I'd say 2012 model year arrive in summer 2011 for...

I'd say 2012 model year arrive in summer 2011 for about $47,995; plus $20k markups from dealers.

As cool as it sounds I'll probably stick to my plan of buying a 2-3yr old SS/RS and modding it with...
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 09-17-2009, 12:53 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,910
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
They all look great! I’ve been waiting for my...

They all look great! I’ve been waiting for my local Chevy dealer to have some on the lot so I can nose around one or sit in one but they never seem to have one (won’t be buying for years so haven’t...
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 09-14-2009, 12:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
15% drivetrain loss is about right for RWD car’s...

15% drivetrain loss is about right for RWD car’s isn’t it?

Mine only puts out 230 AWHP stock (damn 25% drivetrain loss), I feel so inadequate, going to be a long 4 years. Here’s hoping Chevy makes...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 09-14-2009, 12:34 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,933
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
IBM and RJT are my favorites by far. Great shots.

IBM and RJT are my favorites by far. Great shots.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 09-10-2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7,627
Views: 322,050
Posted By Design1stCode2nd
FedEx ships cars? So you just ship your car to...

FedEx ships cars? So you just ship your car to Ligenfelter, they do the work and then ship it back to you? How expensive is that?
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