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Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 05-05-2014, 06:24 PM
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Posted By frayed
Honestly I'm not sure these guys have the talent...

Honestly I'm not sure these guys have the talent to really appreciate the car on track. But the comments on steering stood out to me.

I also get all the knocks this car gets for road use, but...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 05-05-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,491
Posted By frayed
dunno about that two tone paint job

dunno about that two tone paint job
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 05-03-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 18,987
Posted By frayed
Very nice. More driving impressions!!

Very nice.

More driving impressions!!
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 05-01-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,262
Posted By frayed
Given the sensitivity of ceramics (meaning the...

Given the sensitivity of ceramics (meaning the initial bite), I'll concede that heel toe is a bit harder. Ceramics tend to be quite sensitive to small pressure changes at the pedal.

But that...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-30-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 6,593
Posted By frayed
So looking forward to real owner reviews. We all...

So looking forward to real owner reviews. We all know the car is a sledgehammer on track. Would like to hear more about it on the street.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-28-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 382
Posted By frayed
Any real life reviews yet?

We've all read the magazine reviews, would like to hear new owner reviews.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-28-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,262
Posted By frayed
Based on production cycles, R&D, and building...

Based on production cycles, R&D, and building inventory, I doubt it, and believe that the current Gen PCCBs will have the same technology as the Z/28s. I few of my clients are parts suppliers to the...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-27-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,240
Posted By frayed
This is true. And no rev matching feature! ...

This is true. And no rev matching feature!

Enough new tech to make the dinosaur do the jig.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-27-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,945
Posted By frayed
Agreed. But surely every new review will mention...

Agreed. But surely every new review will mention it.

Should make for a nice 'flow tie' aftermarket for non Z's.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-26-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,240
Posted By frayed
Bc it's a muscle car thst by any measure...

Bc it's a muscle car thst by any measure shouldn't offer the brutal performance it does. Some argue it's an overweight z06. Some see it as a sleeper. I see it as the latter. Never having been a vette...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-26-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,473
Posted By frayed
Mmmmk. I'll leave u w ur definition of spanking....

Mmmmk. I'll leave u w ur definition of spanking. Mine actually requires the spanker to be faster than the spankee.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-26-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,559
Posted By frayed
What is the weight of the stock wheels?

What is the weight of the stock wheels?
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-26-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,473
Posted By frayed
1:36.29 (Z/28) v. 1:35.76 (GT3)

1:36.29 (Z/28) v. 1:35.76 (GT3)
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-26-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,473
Posted By frayed
Where is the report on that? The GT3 was...

Where is the report on that?

The GT3 was faster around that track in the head to head shootout, with less sticky tires even though the Z outcornered the GT3 (which is f'ing crazy).
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-26-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,153
Posted By frayed
Agreed. Not interested in a blower for a track...

Agreed. Not interested in a blower for a track car, much less an aftermarket one. But the first 3 packages were n/a and I too would like to see the curves. Cams aren't magic, I wonder if they...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-25-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,258
Posted By frayed
relevant ...

relevant

http://i607.photobucket.com/albums/tt155/knobby22/camaro-mustang-birthday-1_zpse3eb6460.jpg
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-24-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,473
Posted By frayed
Completely agree with this. Other than good...

Completely agree with this. Other than good suspension settings, I'm not sure what else you need to go fast on the track, reliably. It's coming from the factory already optimized.

OTOH, I do...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-24-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 11,717
Posted By frayed
Relax, don't bust a vein. I wasn't attacking you...

Relax, don't bust a vein. I wasn't attacking you personally, just taking issue with how you dissected the value proposition. Dragging my choice of cars and consequent means isn't terribly relevant....
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-23-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 11,717
Posted By frayed
Completely disagree. Not to be an azz, and...

Completely disagree.

Not to be an azz, and while your post is well reasoned (to an extent), it strikes me as written by someone who has not spent a lot of time on road circuits. I say this b/c...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-23-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,148
Posted By frayed
agreed on those track being small/technical. ...

agreed on those track being small/technical. Great for Loti but the 2 ton fire breathing dragon? I actually think it'll be great but neither has the thrills of TWS.

PCA runs events there. BMW...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-23-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,740
Posted By frayed
If it was black, at that price I'd buy it today. ...

If it was black, at that price I'd buy it today. I'd pay a small premium so I wouldn't have to wait till my 2015 is produced and shipped.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-23-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By frayed
I always found it a bit absurd to compare a new...

I always found it a bit absurd to compare a new car with a modded used one. You can mod anything to go fast, but factory delivered fast cars tend to be fully engineered by folks with resources (the...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-22-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,854
Posted By frayed
Pics or it didn't happen.

Pics or it didn't happen.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-22-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,854
Posted By frayed
Parking. The Camaro is huge compared to the 911....

Parking. The Camaro is huge compared to the 911. Also sight lines suck sooo bad in the Camaro and both cars are better in this regard.

Each car comes from the factory with rubber than can cope...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-21-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,070
Posted By frayed
@lehman, my ferrari was just as low as my GT3 but...

@lehman, my ferrari was just as low as my GT3 but had much lower front overhang = a lot fewer problems. Short front overhang on the z from pics best I can tell.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-21-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,148
Posted By frayed
roger that brt. In Austin at least you are...

roger that brt. In Austin at least you are within easy striking distance of Driveaway, COta, Harris Hill. TWS, my fav, is getting bulldozed. :(

I think those three can adequately keep my...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-21-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,148
Posted By frayed
brt, was calling my own question stupid, not...

brt, was calling my own question stupid, not yours. ;)

But the ability to transport track rubber is crucial if you want to run hooters or slicks so I'm very interested in knowing how this will...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-20-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,148
Posted By frayed
I've gotten used to not being able to bring...

I've gotten used to not being able to bring sticky rubber with me w/o trailer/truck, even in several bmws. But if you can put 3 across in the back seats that's awesome.
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-20-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,148
Posted By frayed
Stupid question. Will 4 wheels tires fit in...

Stupid question.

Will 4 wheels tires fit in trunk/back seat to change out at track?
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 04-20-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,262
Posted By frayed
I remain skeptical of chebbie's ceramics being...

I remain skeptical of chebbie's ceramics being that much better than porsches in terms of track durability. Consumer level Pcar track use started with ceramics started with the 996 GT2 and have been...
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