Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
HeadlightArmor
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 30 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: doc7000
Forum: Z/28 Discussions 10-12-2017, 07:16 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,778
Posted By doc7000
Lets take the 1SS Camaro at $37,000, lets add the...

Lets take the 1SS Camaro at $37,000, lets add the $7,500 for the ZL1 1LE package to bring the price up to $44,500. This would make a 1SS Camaro look like the ZL1 1LE as well as give it a mass of less...
Forum: Z/28 Discussions 10-12-2017, 03:45 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,778
Posted By doc7000
I do think that if a Z/28 is produced it will...

I do think that if a Z/28 is produced it will essentially be the ss 1LE but with ZL1 1LE aero, suspension, stripped interior, with maybe CC brakes and carbon fiber wheels (standard or optional). If...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-08-2017, 09:20 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,870
Posted By doc7000
One of the dealers near me has 1 2017 Camaro (a...

One of the dealers near me has 1 2017 Camaro (a V-6 1LE car) which is $8,000 off.
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-07-2017, 03:13 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,870
Posted By doc7000
Some would argue that the Mustang is down as they...

Some would argue that the Mustang is down as they are looking at the 2018 Mustang which dealers should have some stock already. However it is important to note that the Mustang at what 26% fleet is...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-05-2017, 03:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,870
Posted By doc7000
This is where I feel that the 2018 Mustang while...

This is where I feel that the 2018 Mustang while offering a much better performing vehicles will still fall short. I expect that fully loaded Mustang GTs with performance package and A10 transmission...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 10-05-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,870
Posted By doc7000
Retail sales data is something that I have wanted...

Retail sales data is something that I have wanted to see for a while since the S550 Mustang came out. I seriously wondered that if you compare retail to retail if the Camaro was actually beating the...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 09-27-2017, 06:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,029
Posted By doc7000
I also think it is funny that some can't tell the...

I also think it is funny that some can't tell the difference between a road car and an actual race car homologated to compete in GT4 spec series.
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 09-07-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,159
Posted By doc7000
From comments made by Randy tracks like Laguna...

From comments made by Randy tracks like Laguna Seca and Willow springs are slippery tracks due to dust/sand getting on the track. It is possible that on slippery tracks the GT350R is faster however...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-30-2017, 07:03 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 14,806
Posted By doc7000
I vote you get the V-6 1LE Camaro with NPP...

I vote you get the V-6 1LE Camaro with NPP option, there are some tuning options on the V-6 engine which I have seen on videos and sites something like 290RWHP.
Forum: Z/28 Discussions 08-28-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,721
Posted By doc7000
Motor Trend put both the 5th generation Z/28 and...

Motor Trend put both the 5th generation Z/28 and GT350 on a chassis dyno and they both put the same amount of power to the wheels, also the LSA was from the CTS V while the LS9 was used by the...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-17-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
Also when the Corvette first came out it was the...

Also when the Corvette first came out it was the only American sports car and also was failing in the market. GM tried to kill it early on, it really wasn't until the 1960s that the Corvette caught...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-17-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
It isn't about what looks good, its about what...

It isn't about what looks good, its about what sales and looking good doesn't always move metal especially when styling taste changes. Look at the current move away from large sedans and into...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-17-2017, 02:26 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
If GM as a large corporation can find out how to...

If GM as a large corporation can find out how to better manage such a large company then they would become instant trillionaires as every company in the world will pay them to teach them.

Also...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-13-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
I do think there is a possibility if they offered...

I do think there is a possibility if they offered a V-8 Camaro at a price point of around what the Challenger R/T sits at then you might grab customers from those cars who just want a V-8.

I...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-12-2017, 02:22 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
The problem with this route and why you pretty...

The problem with this route and why you pretty much see no one do this comes down to the added manufacturing cost to do this.

If you know you are going to sell 10,000 2SS Camaro then you know you...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-12-2017, 01:04 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
BTW to further my point, in that Motor Trend test...

BTW to further my point, in that Motor Trend test the Camaro with the RS package (and whatever options were on it) pushed mass up to 3,392 pounds while the Mustang came in at 3,622 pounds. A...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-12-2017, 12:51 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
$25,585 doesn't include destination charge, I...

$25,585 doesn't include destination charge, I prefer using both pricing with destination charge as the destination charge isn't the same for both. Which is $26,485 for the Mustang and $26,900 for the...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-11-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
2018 Mustang starts at $26,485 cs $26,900 bucks...

2018 Mustang starts at $26,485 cs $26,900 bucks for a Camaro, so yes the Mustang is cheaper however I don't know if I would make a big deal out of $415 bucks. As far as what comes standard it looks...
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 08-11-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 16,400
Posted By doc7000
The 5.3L engine in itself is no cheaper to build...

The 5.3L engine in itself is no cheaper to build then the 6.2L engine (both are all aluminum with VVT, direct injection, and AFM). However with the lower horsepower/torque numbers you might be able...
Forum: Z/28 Discussions 08-04-2017, 02:34 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,721
Posted By doc7000
That would be an interesting route to go with for...

That would be an interesting route to go with for a Z/28, though in my view the Z/28 will essentially be a ZL1 1LE however with a N/A engine...
Forum: Z/28 Discussions 08-03-2017, 12:25 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,721
Posted By doc7000
Its pretty much been confirmed that the LT5...

Its pretty much been confirmed that the LT5 engine is actually just an LT4 with upgrades including a bigger supercharger. There was a source who went into the GM system and look at the code of the...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 07-29-2017, 12:10 AM
Replies: 455
Views: 34,061
Posted By doc7000
I don't know if I would argue that the Coyote...

I don't know if I would argue that the Coyote needs to be dropped, making 460BHP and 420ft-lbs (which is more torque then I guessed) the engine isn't a bad engine. Yes it is still going to be down on...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 07-27-2017, 01:50 AM
Replies: 455
Views: 34,061
Posted By doc7000
This makes me wonder about where the Camaro will...

This makes me wonder about where the Camaro will go next, will we get a more power I-4 turbo motor and a more powerful V-6 engine? will we see a power bump for the V-8 SS Camaro as well?
Forum: 2016 Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 07-19-2017, 10:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,171
Posted By doc7000
I honestly think that there are some concerns...

I honestly think that there are some concerns with the A8 over heating with heavy track use which might prevent them from making that move.
Forum: Z/28 Discussions 07-06-2017, 01:48 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 11,846
Posted By doc7000
That would be an interesting idea, why not use...

That would be an interesting idea, why not use this model also for R&D for tech that can be used on the 7th generation car. My only concern with active aero on a Z/28 is the added mass it would...
Forum: Z/28 Discussions 07-06-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 11,846
Posted By doc7000
If you ask me there is room for a normally...

If you ask me there is room for a normally aspirated Z/28 6th generation Camaro, here is how I think things will land.

The V-6 1LE is a V-6 Camaro with SS parts, the SS 1LE is a SS Camaro with...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 06-23-2017, 01:03 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 28,759
Posted By doc7000
The car has aero, it is producing a lot of down...

The car has aero, it is producing a lot of down force which means improved cornering and braking performance for the car. They also swapped out the meg shocks for DSSV shocks which perform better on...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro 1LE 06-20-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 852
Posted By doc7000
I try to figure out how much would a proper Z/28...

I try to figure out how much would a proper Z/28 weigh starting with the ZL1 1LE, ZL1 with stick is 3,883 pounds. Take 60 pounds away for the 1Le version of this car then you get 3,823 pounds, take...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro 1LE 06-19-2017, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 789
Posted By doc7000
You still can't select it on the configurator,...

You still can't select it on the configurator, though sometimes they are slow to add models/features there anyhow.
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 06-12-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 107,810
Posted By doc7000
In the first GT350R vs Camaro the GT350R put down...

In the first GT350R vs Camaro the GT350R put down a faster lap time, in this one they admit that its a bit apples to oranges as it wasn't the ZL1 1LE Camaro. They also stated that the GT350 kind of...
Showing results 1 to 30 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:01 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.