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Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-29-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,629
Posted By KarFan
This is a car that needs to be seen in person to...

This is a car that needs to be seen in person to really take in all its presence. It's has a lot of detail in the styling. But it's not going to be for everyone. No car is.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-29-2015, 12:44 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 91,176
Posted By KarFan
RIP Lowdown

RIP Lowdown
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 06-18-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,999
Posted By KarFan
Torque is torque. It’s not over or underrated,...

Torque is torque. It’s not over or underrated, it is what it is. The variable and what matters is harnessing that torque into forward motion.

Also I’m not quite convinced the V6 6th Gens will...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 06-12-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,999
Posted By KarFan
Still seems a bit optimistic but the power to...

Still seems a bit optimistic but the power to weight is getting close and much more so than the 5th Gen. The actual slight horsepower and substantial torque advantage of the LS1 regardless of...
Forum: Photos | Videos | Renderings 06-09-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,238
Posted By KarFan
Nice non-SS RS in silver.

Nice non-SS RS in silver.
Forum: Photos | Videos | Renderings 06-05-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,870
Posted By KarFan
More fun facts: Tom Peters as head of an exterior...

More fun facts: Tom Peters as head of an exterior studio team is also credited with styling the C6, current Silverado and the 5th Gen Camaro of which Mr. Lee was a member. His team has also been...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 06-03-2015, 11:54 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,588
Posted By KarFan
Don't worry about the perceived performance...

Don't worry about the perceived performance advantage or disadvantage of either transmission choice in stock cars. Test drive both and pick what you like. Performance is useless if the driver isn't...
Forum: Photos | Videos | Renderings 05-30-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,870
Posted By KarFan
Tom Peters oversaw the design of both the C7 and...

Tom Peters oversaw the design of both the C7 and the 6th Gen Camaro so they will share a lot of his signature styling elements. Its a good thing.

Another area where the the Gen 6 Camaro picked up...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-30-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,859
Posted By KarFan
There seemed to be 3 areas of improvement over...

There seemed to be 3 areas of improvement over the 5th Gen. where the 6th Gen needed to achieve for the betterment of the car and its competitiveness in the marketplace. Smaller footprint, lighter...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-27-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 963
Posted By KarFan
There isn't any more development of performance...

There isn't any more development of performance Gen IV V8's being done at GM.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-26-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,319
Posted By KarFan
This. Another reason why T-tops or Targa wasn't...

This. Another reason why T-tops or Targa wasn't offered in the 5th among the many reasons is storage. Hatchback 3rd, 4th Gens and Corvettes have broad openings for proper storage. The 5th and 6th Gen...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-24-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,328
Posted By KarFan
According to Aaron Link, Camaro lead development...

According to Aaron Link, Camaro lead development engineer, when asked about this at the unveiling stated the 7speed manual didnt fit in the tunnel.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,700
Posted By KarFan
It is difficult to sift through the engineering...

It is difficult to sift through the engineering meets marketing edited chatter for the press release. But the key words and points made are in regards to total vehicle mass; platform vs. platform,...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,319
Posted By KarFan
T-Tops look better on the hatchback 3rd and 4th...

T-Tops look better on the hatchback 3rd and 4th Gens than the trunk'ed 5th and 6th Gens.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,336
Posted By KarFan
There are a lot of ways GM can go with Camaro,...

There are a lot of ways GM can go with Camaro, LT4 and Z/28 but they don't have to be mutually exclusive.

I believe the 5th Gen Z/28 was a success and fulfilled the goals that GM performance had...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-21-2015, 01:27 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,700
Posted By KarFan
GM is speaking very differently than they did in...

GM is speaking very differently than they did in regards to the 5th Gen or even C7. Once rumors started that the 5th Gen was likely to be heavy for its class GM didn't address weight until just...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-20-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,700
Posted By KarFan
The weight savings that GM has advertised so far...

The weight savings that GM has advertised so far in their press release states that body-in-white savings are 133lbs, use of aluminum for the instrument panel frame saved 9.2lbs and use of aluminum...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-20-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,674
Posted By KarFan
i think overall it's a great looking interior...

i think overall it's a great looking interior palate of colors. Adrenaline Red really pops and the Kalahri looked amazing with the hyper blue. But I see what you are saying that all of the interiors...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-19-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 37,080
Posted By KarFan
That Kalahri interior looks very nice. They...

That Kalahri interior looks very nice.

They should have offered an orange exterior.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-18-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,125
Posted By KarFan
That would be an improvement.

That would be an improvement.
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-18-2015, 01:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,018
Posted By KarFan
In automotive development to take 200 lbs of mass...

In automotive development to take 200 lbs of mass out while maintaining the size and function with more platform stiffness and more power is substantial.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-18-2015, 12:39 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,915
Posted By KarFan
This. Ive been more vocal about my distain for...

This. Ive been more vocal about my distain for the 5th Gen. Too big, too heavy, odd interior style. So far the 6th Gen seems more tailored to us enthusiasts and it has my attention in a way the 5th...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-15-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,989
Posted By KarFan
440 or whatever number was leaked is just a...

440 or whatever number was leaked is just a estimate. We know the power of the LT1 and I can say for a fact it wasn't detuned for the Camaro.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-15-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 17,135
Posted By KarFan
Yea this seems questionable at best. It sounds...

Yea this seems questionable at best. It sounds like Design won over function again.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 04-29-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,451
Posted By KarFan
If a car is in production in January the...

If a car is in production in January the automaker can designate it a model year the same as the calendar year or make it the next model year.

GM did this when they started production of the 5th...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-16-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 7,703
Posted By KarFan
Power to weight ratio plain and simple. A...

Power to weight ratio plain and simple. A potential 6th Gen Z/28 should make better use of 500hp than the 5th Gen did with LS7.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-26-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,713
Posted By KarFan
NO

NO
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-07-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,749
Posted By KarFan
The rear overhang on the 2016 will be a little...

The rear overhang on the 2016 will be a little longer than what's depicted/speculated.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 10-06-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,577
Posted By KarFan
The end of the 5th Gen Camaro will signal the end...

The end of the 5th Gen Camaro will signal the end of the Gen IV performance V8's as the 6th Gen Camaro will be Gen V powered. I'm sure something in the LT line of engines will serve the variants of...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-01-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,930
Posted By KarFan
Hard to compare a 6th Gen prototype that likely...

Hard to compare a 6th Gen prototype that likely is just an SS to the 5th Gen Z/28 that was practically built for lapping the Nurburgring.

I think what your seeing is that the 6th Gen prototype...
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