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Old 10-17-2008, 12:51 PM   #18
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I dont want them to rush to push up production. Id ratehr them stay on schedule, take their time, and do it right the first time. And as you can see from my sig, I'm hurting for a car!
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:01 PM   #19
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I'd be willing to take a 2009 car. One of what - 2,000?

Yeah, I'm in!!!!
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:03 PM   #20
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We are going to get a lot more after the weekend when people have a chance to get into their dealers. Mine is going in on Monday...and just wait till you hear who I'm ordering it from...

And, pretty cool that GM opened the doors, huh? I'd bet...out of all the orders placed, 80% have probably been SS's. Kind of nice for GM to do this for us enthusiasts.....who else knows about the ordering but us enthusiasts!?!?!
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:29 PM   #21
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Nice! Now GM only need to sell 97,056 (100,000-2,944) units to hit their projected amount. The thing that I am most excited about, and call me crazy if this is nuts, is the potential sales this will take away from the Mustang.
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:32 PM   #22
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We are going to get a lot more after the weekend when people have a chance to get into their dealers. Mine is going in on Monday...and just wait till you hear who I'm ordering it from...

And, pretty cool that GM opened the doors, huh? I'd bet...out of all the orders placed, 80% have probably been SS's. Kind of nice for GM to do this for us enthusiasts.....who else knows about the ordering but us enthusiasts!?!?!
I wonder what kind of effect this will have for the rest of the years production. I would imagine that 80% will be V6's after they get our cars done.

To quote page 12 in the Workbook:

"SS MODEL FOCUS

Core Camaro Enthusiasts will be the target for the
SS model. These customers are very loyal to Camaro,
love the Chevy brand and the heritage associated with
Camaro. They will seek out Camaro. "


They sure as heck got that one right.....
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:35 PM   #23
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Nice! Now GM only need to sell 97,056 (100,000-2,944) units to hit their projected amount. The thing that I am most excited about, and call me crazy if this is nuts, is the potential sales this will take away from the Mustang.
All they need to do is have each dealer sell 1 Camaro a week to get 200,000 sales. What do you think? Do-able?
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Old 10-17-2008, 01:59 PM   #24
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I honestly had told TAG just yesterday that I thought they had over 2000 orders in already, and looky here... I was right


I'm happy to see the success of this car... and can only imagine if they would have had a blue offering on the SS how many more they would have gotten.
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I'm happy to see the success of this car... and can only imagine if they would have had a blue offering on the SS how many more they would have gotten.
Haha! Nice slider there Turtle...
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:02 PM   #26
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:07 PM   #27
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the local dealer in my area didnt get Any.


also i guess i was a little short in my guess of 1000
So are you saying they wanted more than a $1000??
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:09 PM   #28
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So are you saying they wanted more than a $1000??
No, a lot of people on this site predicted that around 1000 Camaros had been ordered. We were off by about 2000.
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:09 PM   #29
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My dealer got only 1!
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so I'm the only order as of now, he has over 12 more people wanting to order now. They are a very small dealer, but a very good one.....
For all of you who have already ordered one....how much was the deposit and did they run credit??
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:11 PM   #30
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According to this article I found on GMInsider.

I like this comment "Those who have placed an order will get updates from GM, including notification of the target production week for their car."

Here's the link - http://www.gminsidenews.com/forums/f...ee-days-70342/
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:20 PM   #31
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is there like a camaro at the dealership to show people who dont know what it feels like? if so someone please message me back.
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:21 PM   #32
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dealer wanted $1000 to place the order. they needed REAL buyers and not made up names....they are audited.
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is there like a camaro at the dealership to show people who dont know what it feels like? if so someone please message me back.
No. Full production doesn't begin until February 2009.
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Old 10-17-2008, 02:35 PM   #34
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I'm so envious of all of yall that got to order a Camaro. I'm so obsessed with this car it's not even funny. But... me being 17, I can't order one and I'm sure my parents won't get it for me. I would be sooo down to pay for a $30,000+ Orange Camaro SS RS with 21" rims, I don't care if I mess up my credit (the car's soo worth it), but my parents would most likely say otherwise I wish we could win the lotto.

My birthday's in April, so hopefully when I turn 18, I can get one. For those of you who did order one, do you have to put something down?? And do you have to be 18 just to order one??

Any suggestions on how to get my dream car? HELLLLP!
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