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Old 12-20-2012, 11:42 PM   #175
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Originally Posted by DGthe3 View Post
GM should have the capacity to build thousands of LS7s. I think I heard that the capacity of Wixom is something like 12,000 units. Currently, that includes LS7s, LS9s, and handbuilt LS3s for the Grand Sport -as well as some crate engines and I'm not sure what else. Since most, if not all, Corvette related production will be going away for the 2014 MY, there will be a lot of potential at the plant (there has been for a while now but thats beside the point).
It isn't a capacity or profitability issue that restricts the sale of the LS7 in an OEM vehicle. It is the EPA
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