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Old 05-18-2013, 01:37 PM   #95
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Originally Posted by htron50 View Post
Put the Z/28 tires and brakes on the ZL1 and - Voila - the 3 seconds will disappear like magic! And you can still listen to your favorite radio station and drive in comfort on a hot day! LOL ...
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Originally Posted by orthojoe View Post
You may be right, BUT can the ZL1 keep up the pace lap after lap reliably without overheating? A single lap is not what a track dedicated car is about.

Mustang GT500 overheats the brakes after only one lap at Laguna Seca. That one lap may be fast, but the car is worthless for a track rat. A recent track event saw a novice overheat the brakes on his GT500, and balled up the car into a barrier
Add to that the price of the ZL1 just went up probably another 10K.
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Former Camaros: (gone but not forgotten)
1976 LT Black/Black 305 V8 (Bone Stock)
1976 LT Black/White 305 V8 (Bone Stock) except for Cragar chrome rims (yep - #2)
1985 Z-28 Black/Black 305 L69 M5(Bone Stock) I know: slow

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CRT 1SS/RS/1LE

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CAFE STANDARDS! Get used to them or vote our electeds in Washington out of office...........
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