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Old 05-31-2006, 11:02 PM   #1
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Has GM officially announced? Is this article just BS?

What the It says the coupe will be out this year?!


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Old 06-01-2006, 10:39 AM   #2
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Hmm. I doubt it's true. Is that a motortrend article?
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Old 06-01-2006, 11:00 AM   #3
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Yea what is the source? I hope GM is messing with us by telling us it will be out in 2 years, but then surprise us by getting it to us by next spring
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Old 06-02-2006, 10:18 AM   #4
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Yea what is the source? I hope GM is messing with us by telling us it will be out in 2 years, but then surprise us by getting it to us by next spring
Wow if that were the case I'd sh** myself, lol.
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Old 06-02-2006, 12:58 PM   #5
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Wow if that were the case I'd sh** myself, lol.
Yea so would I, but its just wishful thinking... but my mom always told me, if I wish hard enough it can come true
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Old 06-02-2006, 06:35 PM   #6
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Old 06-08-2006, 12:09 PM   #7
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please please please be true!
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Old 06-08-2006, 01:56 PM   #8
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That's gotta be a typo of some sort.
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Old 06-08-2006, 02:32 PM   #9
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That's gotta be a typo of some sort.
yea I think they meant 2008 not 2006

.........I personally am hoping for 2007 hence my screenname
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Old 06-08-2006, 03:43 PM   #10
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yea I think they meant 2008 not 2006

.........I personally am hoping for 2007 hence my screenname
Still, I'm hoping that the part about the car getting approval is somehow true. Too bad all we've heard from GM recently is that the car has received further funding for development.
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I just got the issue with that article in it. I wonder how many people will send Motortrend letters for the next issue?
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Old 06-26-2006, 01:14 PM   #12
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So no word from Motortrend at all if this was actually a typo? I can't see the bit about coupe coming out this year being true at all. Imagine that, the actual version comes out this year and then the concept car debuts in the Transformers movie next summer. :eek:
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Old 06-26-2006, 02:01 PM   #13
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It's just my opinion, but I have a certain amount of skepticism whenever I read an article on the concept in any automotive magazine.

To the best of my knowledge, the concept hasn't even been approved yet. So any talk of a 'vert being given the green light is just "fodder" to sell magazines.

I'm not saying magazines are bad, or that what they report is B.S., just take whatever you read as speculation, at this point.

For the time being, I'm keeping my fingers crossed and waiting to hear from GM that the concept is a "GO".
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It's just my opinion, but I have a certain amount of skepticism whenever I read an article on the concept in any automotive magazine.

To the best of my knowledge, the concept hasn't even been approved yet. So any talk of a 'vert being given the green light is just "fodder" to sell magazines.

I'm not saying magazines are bad, or that what they report is B.S., just take whatever you read as speculation, at this point.

For the time being, I'm keeping my fingers crossed and waiting to hear from GM that the concept is a "GO".
Exactly. Every magazine wants the "scoop" on a hot icon car like the Camaro. I wouldn't be surprised if they took too much liberty in reporting the convertible has been approved. All that GM has really said recently is that the Camaro development has gotten additional funding (I think).
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