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Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Today, 05:16 PM
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Posted By DGthe3
Where did anyone say anything like that? The...

Where did anyone say anything like that? The video was posted in support of someone who said 'Rear wheel drive cars go fine in the winter with the proper tires'. In the video, the RWD car (that...
Forum: Site Related Announcements / Suggestions / Feedback / Questions Today, 12:38 PM
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Posted By DGthe3
You can't. Even moderators can't. For that, you'd...

You can't. Even moderators can't. For that, you'd have to get in touch with an administrator. You can either send Tran a private message, or just post what you'd like to change it to here and he'll...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Today, 11:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,239
Posted By DGthe3
So you're saying that GM's been lying this whole...

So you're saying that GM's been lying this whole time when they said time and a gain that it will be 200 lbs lighter than the 5th gen? And that they are just making it up when the mentioned it might...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion Today, 11:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,162
Posted By DGthe3
But around half the added weight on the C7 Z06...

But around half the added weight on the C7 Z06 was due to the fact that its supercharged instead of naturally aspirated.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 02:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,239
Posted By DGthe3
Expect the SS to lose 200 lbs, while the LT's...

Expect the SS to lose 200 lbs, while the LT's might lose a little more. That will put an SS fairly close to the 3700 lb mark, with the T4 & V6 in the mid 3400's.
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion Yesterday, 01:00 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By DGthe3
Moved & merged I've said this in a couple...

Moved & merged


I've said this in a couple other threads where its been mentioned ...

I find it extremely unlikely that an ATS-V+ will use an LS7. Its a great engine, but I can think of 4...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion Yesterday, 10:32 AM
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Posted By DGthe3
I just said this in another thread on Camaro6 ......

I just said this in another thread on Camaro6 ...

I find it extremely unlikely that an ATS-V+ will use an LS7. Its a great engine, but I can think of 4 scenarios that make more sense off the top ...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 10:18 AM
Replies: 100
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Posted By DGthe3
I find it extremely unlikely that an ATS-V+ will...

I find it extremely unlikely that an ATS-V+ will use an LS7. Its a great engine, but I can think of 4 scenarios that make more sense off the top of my head.


An even higher boost TTV6 with 500...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 10:02 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By DGthe3
The cost effective solution to having an open air...

The cost effective solution to having an open air feeling in a coupe body is a sunroof, and there is substantial demand for it.

And yes, I'm sure that its also possible to make it reasonably cost...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-23-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,427
Posted By DGthe3
Don't think for a second that Alpha was designed...

Don't think for a second that Alpha was designed to be 4 & 6 cylinder only and had to be 'adapted' to accommodate a V8. The Camaro, and CTS-V were both intended to use it from day one, which means...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 05-23-2015, 09:08 PM
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Posted By DGthe3
The Glorious Sons got their break winning a...

The Glorious Sons got their break winning a battle of the bands type contest put on my local rock station. Same thing happened with My Darkest Days.
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 05-23-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 6,141
Views: 144,883
Posted By DGthe3
The Unforgiven - Apocalyptica

The Unforgiven - Apocalyptica
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 05-23-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 203
Posted By DGthe3
To be worth something a car also needs to be...

To be worth something a car also needs to be desirable, not just rare. The Edsel is most well known as a failure, I can't see that commanding much of a price premium. On the other hand, it is still...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-23-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By DGthe3
No, because T-top cars are classed as coupes and...

No, because T-top cars are classed as coupes and are subject to the same crash and roof crush regulations as coupes. The structural element over the the door is integral in meeting those regulations....
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-23-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,966
Posted By DGthe3
Yeah, its a good thing awd & even fwd came along....

Yeah, its a good thing awd & even fwd came along. I can't imagine how people in northern climates managed with basically no choice but rwd for decades. When it snowed they must of just stayed at...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-23-2015, 12:31 AM
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Posted By DGthe3
He has gotten in touch with me and I have let...

He has gotten in touch with me and I have let admin know of his problem.

-DG
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,756
Posted By DGthe3
I don't know ... there's also that 'AC Vents are...

I don't know ... there's also that 'AC Vents are too huge' thread.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,954
Posted By DGthe3
Not sure where you got that idea from. Back in...

Not sure where you got that idea from. Back in the early days, there were two main groups. The ones who wanted an LS9/LSA powered GT500 fighter, and the ones who wanted an LS7 powered track car....
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,551
Posted By DGthe3
In other words, normal Camaro back seat The...

In other words, normal Camaro back seat

The trunk exists, but its probably going to be smaller. Unless you get super duper clever, its extremely hard to make a car smaller on the outside yet...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 579
Posted By DGthe3
It was just shy of 2 years between the start of...

It was just shy of 2 years between the start of coupe production and the start of convertible production on the 5th gen. However the convertible was delayed a bit because a major supplier went out of...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,108
Posted By DGthe3
Don't say that too loudly, or GM might stop...

Don't say that too loudly, or GM might stop inviting you to drive their cars
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,918
Posted By DGthe3
But thats a false comparison. The very nature of...

But thats a false comparison. The very nature of a OHC means that for a given displacement, it will be a much larger engine. A 6.2L OHC would have a hard time physically fitting into most cars, which...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-22-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,398
Posted By DGthe3
You do understand that GM Authority isn't a part...

You do understand that GM Authority isn't a part of General Motors anymore than Camaro6 is, right? They're just another website





Anyway, I can probably guarantee that there won't be a high...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-21-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,756
Posted By DGthe3
Yes, they do. There is also an SS badge on the...

Yes, they do. There is also an SS badge on the steering wheel, and a Camaro emblem in the 'M' of 'CAMARO' in the doorsill.

I think this is what the tally is up to so far:

SS : 5 (front, rear,...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-21-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,440
Posted By DGthe3
Turbo4 21 city, 33 highway V6 19* city,...

Turbo4
21 city, 33 highway

V6
19* city, 31 highway manual
19 city, 30 highway auto

SS
16 city, 26** man
16 city, 26 auto
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-21-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,954
Posted By DGthe3
Unless it failed to meet GM's targets, its hard...

Unless it failed to meet GM's targets, its hard to classify it as a failure. And GMs targets aren't necessarily limited to sales numbers of that model. If it nearly met their sales goal, but...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-21-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,082
Posted By DGthe3
From the factory? Not happening. Safety...

From the factory? Not happening. Safety standards, the desire of a stiff chassis, and the goal of keeping the cars reasonably light prevent it.

Want T-tops? Get a sawzall. Might need a few extra...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-21-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,628
Posted By DGthe3
COPOs were cars that were ordered with a 'mix and...

COPOs were cars that were ordered with a 'mix and match' set of parts plus perhaps special paint schemes through GMs fleet ordering service. If a car was buildable as requested (ie, the parts fit) it...
Forum: Wheels | Tires 05-20-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,159
Posted By DGthe3
If you plan on driving in the snow, you should...

If you plan on driving in the snow, you should probably get a set of winter tires regardless of the engine.


Sounds like they're a high performance all-season, which is something that I hadn't...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 05-20-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,906
Posted By DGthe3
Trolling means a few different things, but in...

Trolling means a few different things, but in general its about baiting a hostile audience into an argument. So, going over there for the sole purpose of 'correcting' their facts would be likely...
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