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Old 09-22-2011, 12:10 PM   #25
Drives: 2013 Camaro ZL1 VR/ECF/Sunroof-Trad
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Rochester, NY
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Originally Posted by armysig View Post
The amount of technology, R&D, and testing that was put into this car is insane. I test equipment for the military and I use testing items that are valued into the $500.000.00 to $800.000.00, and those are some of my most used items. When they said that the data test collection that's in the trunk came to $100.000.00, that doesn't include the stuff they have back at the office to either build that equipment or to process the data.
I would guess that each test day cost atleast around $25,000 to $45,000, add that up and it's crazy moeny spent on delivering a high quality product to us.
The only other orginizations that could come close to what GM has done to the ZL-1 are Pro race car teams...Or Speedster .

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