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Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-18-2014, 02:25 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
Hellcat weighs 4400lbs. Using the 126mph trap...

Hellcat weighs 4400lbs. Using the 126mph trap speed = 686whp
Now using 4600lbs (add driver etc) = 718whp

It may be a pig = but basic calculations are saying this is one hell of a motor they put...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-18-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 512
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Posted By Col. Brain
do it right and buy drag radials when at the...

do it right and buy drag radials when at the track or if you want to play on the street.

But SRT is doing something right - they went low 11s on those same crap tires
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-16-2014, 11:27 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
My Ram imo is a hell of a lot more truck than my...

My Ram imo is a hell of a lot more truck than my dad's 2011 Silverado.

Since Fiat took over - Chrysler has brought their A game and has converted me. I was sold on a new Sierra until I drove the...
Forum: Chevy Camaro vs... 07-16-2014, 02:43 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
Add nitrous then ;) and yeah they will...

Add nitrous then ;)


and yeah they will have it locked down. Hopefully Diablo or someone gets it cracked ASAP but - they are owned by Fiat now. A lot of the euro car makers lock that stuff...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-16-2014, 01:01 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
Sadly yes.

Sadly yes.
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-16-2014, 01:00 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
Rumor is 202

Rumor is 202
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-16-2014, 12:56 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
But I see this shit all the time. Same...

But I see this shit all the time.

Same thing with houses. People dont understand you can "loan" upwards of 40% of your gross salary.

Make 40k a year? You can make Thats $1330/mo in total...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-16-2014, 12:47 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
i never said it was financially responsible ;) ...

i never said it was financially responsible ;)
Never said avg joe had a family either!
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-16-2014, 12:41 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
take it to Denver and make a pass ;)

take it to Denver and make a pass ;)
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-16-2014, 10:11 AM
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Posted By Col. Brain
someone will put slicks and skinnies with a...

someone will put slicks and skinnies with a bottle of juice and hit 9s pretty quickly i believe

Thats about what 3-4k in modifications for a 9 second car

This is the new golden age of hot...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 07-16-2014, 10:03 AM
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Posted By Col. Brain
The average joe if they really want this could...

The average joe if they really want this could have it.

20% down is 12k
Leaving a 48k note.
At my credit union you can get up to 90 month loans for under 5% (pretty sure of the 5%). Payments...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-14-2014, 02:51 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
this comes from SRT itself in a couple of videos...

this comes from SRT itself in a couple of videos on youtube
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-14-2014, 02:51 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
have to be careful here once you start...

have to be careful here

once you start entering into the racing realm then you have to realize that parts will (not if) break.

The hellcat running 10.80s on drag radials and everything else...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-11-2014, 01:26 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
I was just looking into this - seems like some...

I was just looking into this - seems like some people with minimal mods have gotten to 1g cornering with the challenger


I still dont think Dodge is looking to compete in the corners. Muscle...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-11-2014, 01:19 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
only turn i need to make is the one at the end of...

only turn i need to make is the one at the end of the strip :thumb:
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-11-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,620
Posted By Col. Brain
We are on a car forum - financial responsibility...

We are on a car forum - financial responsibility is to be checked at the door ;)
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-09-2014, 03:40 PM
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Views: 767
Posted By Col. Brain
Porsches are expensive. Most Americans know and...

Porsches are expensive. Most Americans know and understand this. A 911 is also a status symbol. You drive one and people think you have money.

Vipers have always been a slight premium over the...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-09-2014, 03:30 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
its called a Drag Pak and they have been making...

its called a Drag Pak and they have been making them since 2008 ;)
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-09-2014, 03:26 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
You are thinking retail prices Imagine if...

You are thinking retail prices

Imagine if you had the buying power to purchase 5000 superchargers. you will not pay the same price as someone buying just 1.

Also the R&D of the body/interior...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-08-2014, 04:16 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
:thumb: i think weight and slicks and great...

:thumb:

i think weight and slicks and great air can get this pig dancing close to single digits

not going to lie - i am now interested in a challenger that isnt a drag pak. Kudos to the SRT...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-08-2014, 04:12 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
how do you figure? i just priced out a 392...

how do you figure?

i just priced out a 392 SRT at it was sitting at 50k

Yes they will beef up some components but this is an older style engine with a supercharger

Most shops will install...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-07-2014, 10:55 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
SRT/Dodge probably put their sites on the GT500...

SRT/Dodge probably put their sites on the GT500 and ZL1. Both of them can be had new for under 60k.

Putting the Hellcat at 70k and it would sit collecting dust with the Vipers on show room floors...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-07-2014, 10:53 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
i have seen cars run faster with them off and...

i have seen cars run faster with them off and some faster with them on

supercharged cars


pure speculation on my part (as anyone elses right now)
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-07-2014, 09:14 PM
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Posted By Col. Brain
most casual drivers will probably have a hard...

most casual drivers will probably have a hard time doing this

but mineshaft DA and the right launch - yeah this car has the power to go high 10s stock

pull off the mufflers
remove the seats...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 07-04-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 1,442
Views: 61,472
Posted By Col. Brain
Inferior technology? Maybe for the road course...

Inferior technology?
Maybe for the road course guys but for me there is ALOT to love about this car.

Launch control with programmable shift points = bracket racers dream.
Slap some DRs and I...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-01-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,394
Posted By Col. Brain
im not sure why Corvette owners would lose their...

im not sure why Corvette owners would lose their minds
57k gets you a Z51 with race seats and the performance exhaust.

That is almost 20k in price difference.
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 07-01-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,414
Posted By Col. Brain
they always do something like this around the 4th...

they always do something like this around the 4th of July OR Memorial day
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 06-25-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,108
Posted By Col. Brain
It is not helping things either that wages are...

It is not helping things either that wages are stagnant and inflation is driving the cost of vehicles up.

Back in 2001 I was at college. A buddy of mine was getting set to graduate with his...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 06-11-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By Col. Brain
if things work out like they should - im hoping...

if things work out like they should - im hoping to be in the feb or june 2015 section

i dont care if im the last z/28 on the road - i just want it
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 06-11-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,077
Posted By Col. Brain
as i have been saying - doesnt take much to wake...

as i have been saying - doesnt take much to wake up the LS7


good job redline :thumbsup:


someday i will be in one of these cars
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