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View Poll Results: Are you tired of regurgitated Z28 polls?
YES - STOP IT!!! 48 45.28%
No - If there's a chance it'll do good, I want to be heard 38 35.85%
I don't give a shifter either way 22 20.75%
Z twenty-what?... 12 11.32%
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Old 11-07-2009, 06:50 PM   #18
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Okay, not smaller than a 4.9L (i.e. 302 ci). 5.7L sounds plenty good to me. LT-1, LT-1, LS1, LS6; shoot; can't go wrong with that one
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Old 11-07-2009, 06:57 PM   #19
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As much as I hate to admit it Im getting burned out on it also.......

I am as well, however I believe GM pays attention to us (we are a huge targeted audience for free(GM should be back flipping over us)) and for this reason I will continue to both post an start threads.

Any comments Number 3?
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Old 11-07-2009, 06:59 PM   #20
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I am as well, however I believe GM pays attention to us (we are a huge targeted audience for free(GM should be back flipping over us)) and for this reason I will continue to both post an start threads.

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That is my thinking and exactly why I'm doing the same. Hey - there's nothing wrong with discussion on sharing of thoughts
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Old 11-07-2009, 08:06 PM   #21
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I am as well, however I believe GM pays attention to us (we are a huge targeted audience for free(GM should be back flipping over us)) and for this reason I will continue to both post an start threads.

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Amen to that! And I'll add that a DI 4.9L with a handling package would work just fine for me. LOL, I post alot about the "Z" but a lot has changed since I was a younger man buying my Z-28 in 1984...like the high price of the cars...I'll be lucky to eventually get a 1SS, add a CAI, an exhaust swap, and add Pedders suspension parts.

...unless GM gives me a cheaper 1LE option. Sorry, I just had to say it again!
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Old 11-08-2009, 01:33 AM   #22
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I only tire from the posts when the people who post the most don't even own a Camaro yet...much less actaully want/buy a Z/28!

I have my car, supercharger and a few other goodies...there is little if any chance I could buy a Z/28...there is little chance most on this site who have a Camaro already would/could trade it/up for a Z/28.

I guess my point is...while there is a lot of talk here about the Z/28, I honestly wonder how many people here, on Camaro5, would actually buy one, could afford one, or would trade their current Camaro for one? Not many I don't think...it's like asking a kid what do you want in your chocolate...you're going to get answers, but not alot of eaters!

I hope it does eventually come out...I think heritage wise it's a good move. But, stick to the heritage of the Z/28 and make it an all around track type car. The SS is, was and always will be the higher hp of the two...the fastest in a straight line as well.

My opinion...bash away!
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Old 11-08-2009, 02:17 AM   #23
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Old 11-08-2009, 01:07 PM   #24
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I only tire from the posts when the people who post the most don't even own a Camaro yet



Nobody here has a 5th Gen Z/28.... So should we not talk about it?

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I selected all of the poll options because I do feel that there are plenty of threads for this sort of discussion and new ones should stop but I feel that they are useful for expressing Camaro5's collective interest in a particular product. I also feel that the idea of a Z28 is so specific that Z[insert performance badge] may be a better description when considering the high-performance history of the Camaro ZL1 as well as the race-inspired Z28.

This site has thousands of threads. If you don't like Z28 discussions, talk about something else. If you do want to talk about the Z28, use the search because there is likely an existing thread to discuss your thoughts. If you don't know what a Z28 is, please go away.
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Nobody here has a 5th Gen Z/28.... So should we not talk about it?
I'm with you!

If your contemplating go away? WTH!
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Old 11-08-2009, 07:01 PM   #27
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I selected all of the poll options because I do feel that there are plenty of threads for this sort of discussion and new ones should stop but I feel that they are useful for expressing Camaro5's collective interest in a particular product. I also feel that the idea of a Z28 is so specific that Z[insert performance badge] may be a better description when considering the high-performance history of the Camaro ZL1 as well as the race-inspired Z28.

This site has thousands of threads. If you don't like Z28 discussions, talk about something else. If you do want to talk about the Z28, use the search because there is likely an existing thread to discuss your thoughts. If you don't know what a Z28 is, please go away.
Many Threads & Polls evolve with new information. However, some have posted Polls that are very much like existing Polls.
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Old 11-09-2009, 05:43 PM   #28
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I voted yes and no. I want it to stop ... but I'll voice my opinion anyway. lol.

Honestly though, doesn't it take you back to the good 'ole days of the site? Where there was nothing but speculation? And we couldn't agree on which car would have the most performance so we went with "base V8" and "top dog" in place of "SS" and "Z28"

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Many Threads & Polls evolve with new information. However, some have posted Polls that are very much like existing Polls.
perhaps we should create a poll, asking if people like responding to new polls regarding the Z28
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Old 11-12-2009, 07:24 AM   #29
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I refuse to vote in polls regarding the Z28
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No disrespect, but...this is the Z28 forum. There are going to be Z28 threads in...the Z28 forum.

I'll be paying for my SS for the next 5 years and 10 months, and probably keeping it 15 years or so because I loovvee it, so no, I won't be buying a Z anyway.
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lol... the polls are skewed anyway
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With todays philosophy, greener is better-higher mileage-lower emissions, etc. I personally think that we are just lucky to even get the Camaro SS back. It would be great to see the Z28 make a comeback to give the Mustang Shelby GT 500 some competition, but lets get serious for a minute, it would be a low volume car, with todays eye on fuel economy, and less on performance its going to be a hard sell not to the enthusiasts but to corp wheels at the top. With the government bail-out, the performance car days are numbered. I personally would love to see Chevy bring back the Legend, will they? Time will tell..........maybe 2012? We will see.
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With todays philosophy, greener is better-higher mileage-lower emissions, etc. I personally think that we are just lucky to even get the Camaro SS back. It would be great to see the Z28 make a comeback to give the Mustang Shelby GT 500 some competition, but lets get serious for a minute, it would be a low volume car, with todays eye on fuel economy, and less on performance its going to be a hard sell not to the enthusiasts but to corp wheels at the top. With the government bail-out, the performance car days are numbered. I personally would love to see Chevy bring back the Legend, will they? Time will tell..........maybe 2012? We will see.
question. the GT500 is an enthusiast car. and why wouldn't GM build what sells? a Z28 although be low volume would sell. no doubt. and with a decent profit margin would make them money. that's really all the government wants, M O N E Y.
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