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Old 11-04-2008, 08:56 AM   #52
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Something else to consider, the LS3 makes close to 500HP with a cam change, and headers. The LS7 makes 550 (probably underrated)...Even if a dealer discounts an install and buys back the LS3, it's still not good bang for the buck even at $5000 premium after LS3 buy-back. Having said that, that LS7 is one seriously cool motor.
(edit) I take that back...that's NOT BAD bang for the buck but it will void your drivetrain warrantee, like most engine performance part installs.

Maybe if someone like Tom Henry was willing to do a LS7 swap for about the same price as an add-on supercharger it might sell very well.
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Old 11-04-2008, 09:00 AM   #53
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All I could say was, "HOLY SH*******!!!!"

What do ya'll think about the blacked in rear bumper part?
I'd have to see it in person, but I prefer the chops that show it blacked out in a thinner strip. Are the cogs turning Tag???

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Im really not too interested in the fancy looking concept crap anymore. it was my understanding that we would get some real info out of the show on parts and fine details and what not.... am i mistaken?
The show just started, there should be alot of info released over the next few days. If you have questions ask them, maybe someone at SEMA will read it and answer...Or get an answer. Patience is a virtue so they say.
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Old 11-04-2008, 09:01 AM   #54
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This is what I am talking about!!! Now I am ready to buy a new Camaro!!! I don't care if this car is $50,000 plus I have room in my garage. Any one interested in a used Corvette that I just bought a month ago? GM please don't F_ _K this one up!!! Thanks, Jeff Camaro owner of 30 and still counting!!!
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Old 11-04-2008, 09:19 AM   #55
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The only thing I would suggest is having the V6 front end on this car if the intent was to pay tribute to a '69 COPO Camaro. The original cars had the exterior of a non performance model but the drivetrain of an animal.
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Old 11-04-2008, 09:23 AM   #56
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If GM ends up going through with this LS7 model, I'm getting one... and I really really really hope they go through with this!!!!
+1, but in all black with a silver rally stripe pkg (painted). OMFG, this car is a wet dream on wheels. ")
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Old 11-04-2008, 09:36 AM   #57
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The only thing I would suggest is having the V6 front end on this car if the intent was to pay tribute to a '69 COPO Camaro. The original cars had the exterior of a non performance model but the drivetrain of an animal.
I agree. Maybe oversize steelies also with hubcaps to cover the 6 piston calipers and oversize rotors
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Old 11-04-2008, 09:41 AM   #58
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I agree. Maybe oversize steelies also with hubcaps to cover the 6 piston calipers and oversize rotors
I like the way you think!
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Old 11-04-2008, 09:43 AM   #59
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Anyone know if that is the GMPP intake on that engine?

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Old 11-04-2008, 09:54 AM   #60
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I don't care for the black hood, either. Looks like they forgot to paint it.

Paint that hood red like the rest of the car and you have a winner!
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:01 AM   #61
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All I could say was, "HOLY SH*******!!!!"

What do ya'll think about the blacked in rear bumper part?
I'll be doing that!
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:02 AM   #62
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anyone know if gm is going out business because i been hearing it alot.
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:05 AM   #63
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anyone know if gm is going out business because i been hearing it alot.
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:13 AM   #64
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Any interior pics of the LS7? I'd really like to see the actual Hurst shifter they're offering, to end some of the speculation on appearance...
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:27 AM   #65
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LS7 Concept Video from lsxtv.com

http://video.lsxtv.com/video_detail.php?mId=7466
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:30 AM   #66
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^^ the hurst shifter is pure sex. even tho the ball is black and not the classic white

i basicly love everything about this car. the color, the rims, the blacked out rear bumper, the hood is a 50/50 for me it adds character, the interior with red gauges is simple spectacular, the exhuast tips are perfect they fill in the holes so nicely, and the motor omg i just have 1 question WHY??? are u not doing this gm???

so their is like 95% of no chance that this camaro will be like the olden days that i can buy a camaro send it to the central office production order (COPO or in this case GMPP) and get it fitted with a aluminum 427 motor(ls7)? if its possible the ls7 camaro will be at my house no doubt about it. and i cant see this toping 60k of the cts-v as ones a luxary 4 door with a lsa while the camaro is a bare optioned camaro with a ls7 if lucky i can see a ls7 camaro reaching 50k. yes im still dreaming, please dont ruin that for me kthxbye
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:36 AM   #67
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Motor made me juice my pants. YIKES

Motor made me juice my pants

and are those like 5" exhaust tips coming out the back, there
freakin huge.........

The 2 tone scheme on these cars is amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

can wait to see them on the streets and give some
to fellow owners!
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Old 11-04-2008, 10:36 AM   #68
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