Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Phastek Performance
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > General Camaro Forums > Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-22-2010, 04:56 PM   #57
mdky2kss
 
mdky2kss's Avatar
 
Drives: 1978 Z28,1986 Iroc,2000 SS
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Midland, MI
Posts: 138
Send a message via AIM to mdky2kss
Still loving them. I can't wait for the Z to come out.
mdky2kss is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 04:59 PM   #58
jittrbugg
 
jittrbugg's Avatar
 
Drives: CCW Wheels
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Daytona Beach, FL
Posts: 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by tweeter81 View Post
They are CCW SP550s. They are a one-piece forged aluminum wheel. Very light, and pretty strong. The company that makes them is CCW and they are very reputable and have some of the best customer service I have ever experienced.

I know about these wheels because I have some very similar SP600s on my CTS-V. I absolutely love the wheels.

But the bottom line, I would bet lots 'o money that GM will not use these wheels (from a fairly small aftermarket wheel company like CCW) on the production Z/28, which is a shame. If I ever get a Z/28, I will just pay the $700 per wheel and get these anyway.

See pic below (found on the CCW website):
Thanks for the props and you are right they won't be the production wheels. We just do pre-production runs for GM, just to help with size and offset numbers.

Melissa
CCW
jittrbugg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 05:16 PM   #59
justmeron

 
justmeron's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 camaro
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Northwest Indiana
Posts: 1,262
Send a message via AIM to justmeron
Nice very exciteing.
__________________
2010 2011 Chevrolet Camaro Faded Black Side Vent Highlight Decal Kit

Life is not like a box of chocolates, its more like eating a whole jar of jalapenos.... what you do today may burn your ass tomorrow!!!!
justmeron is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:01 PM   #60
FenwickHockey65
General Motors Aficionado
 
FenwickHockey65's Avatar
 
Drives: 2003 GMC Envoy/2007 Ford F-150
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Florida
Posts: 33,851
Send a message via AIM to FenwickHockey65
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ironheadspearo View Post
I really hate these threads..... bring out the damn car already it looks retarded with that bra and hood cover and stupid checkered stickers everywhere.....
Would you rather GM spend the time to engineer and perfect the car or do you want them to put it into production now, completely half-assed so that you'll run into a thousand problems down the line?
__________________
FenwickHockey65's GM Thread!

2003 GMC Envoy SLE - Airaid Cold Air Intake, Gibson Performance Catback Exhaust
2007 Ford F-150 XL SuperCab (State-issued)
FenwickHockey65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:18 PM   #61
meschwenk
 
meschwenk's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 Camaro LS
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Englewood, Colorado
Posts: 219
Can anybody tell us what are the two fittings with the red caps next to the exhaust, I live in Denver and I saw three black and two gray Camaros parked right next to each other at a hotel out by Denver International Airport today. The Camaros did not have all the markings or front bra as the ones in the photos but they did have the fittings with the red caps on all of them.
meschwenk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 06:31 PM   #62
futrocpd
P90X
 
futrocpd's Avatar
 
Drives: 2000 SLP SS VERT
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 773
the more i read these threads the more i am glad i have waited to get my car. my house should be built by may so hopefully the car will be out by then or getting close.
__________________
2000 Camaro SS/SLP


P90X changed my life. Want to know more, PM me for more info on changing your life for the better
futrocpd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 07:33 PM   #63
Entaille

 
Drives: 2011 Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Everett
Posts: 995
bah, new pics, and the spoilers arent on. I just want a z28 spoiler for my ss. : P
__________________

Entaille is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 09:12 PM   #64
mikel441


 
mikel441's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 Sonic, 2010 Camaro SS
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Gig Harbor, WA
Posts: 2,425
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shurenuff View Post
Sure looks like it. How do the Pirelli's compare to the tires that come with the SS?

Pirellis are what comes on the SS.....
__________________
mikel441 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 09:32 PM   #65
GearheadSS
Member #63
 
GearheadSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 1969 Chevelle SS
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Forney, Texas
Posts: 2,047
Why no pics of the rear wheel/tire? I want to know how much meat they have in the rear!!
__________________
GearheadSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 09:32 PM   #66
Mr. Wyndham
I used to be Dragoneye...
 
Mr. Wyndham's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 1LE...Drove: 2012 ZL1
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Buffalo, NY
Posts: 27,582
Send a message via AIM to Mr. Wyndham
Quote:
Originally Posted by nick at night View Post
it it just me or does the sidewall of that tire read "pirelli" ???
Sure does...I was honestly hoping for goodyear F1s or Michelin SP3s....

that said...Perrelli probably has an agreement to be supplier for the car. What I find most interesting is that those are 285s upfreakingFRONT!!!!!


EDIT: Scratch that...if you look at some earlier images of the Z28 prototype...you'll see it wearing Eagle's....they were testing different tires for this car. Fantastic!! They'll pick the best!!
__________________
"Keep the faith." - - Read Twice Before You Post.
...Anxiously waiting to order a silver "Z"...

Mr. Wyndham is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 09:45 PM   #67
GearheadSS
Member #63
 
GearheadSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 1969 Chevelle SS
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Forney, Texas
Posts: 2,047
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dragoneye View Post
Sure does...I was honestly hoping for goodyear F1s or Michelin SP3s....

that said...Perrelli probably has an agreement to be supplier for the car. What I find most interesting is that those are 285s upfreakingFRONT!!!!!


EDIT: Scratch that...if you look at some earlier images of the Z28 prototype...you'll see it wearing Eagle's....they were testing different tires for this car. Fantastic!! They'll pick the best!!
Goodyears are awful tires. I really hope they don't ever put that garbage on these cars again. Michelins would be great though. The Pirellis really are a good tire.
__________________
GearheadSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 10:44 PM   #68
Vega
 
Vega's Avatar
 
Drives: 91' Camaro RS
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Posts: 589
Send a message via Yahoo to Vega
I really hope hood pins are included in the final product...

Also sweet to see ABM back, hopefully it will be an option again i loved that color and im not a fan of blue at all so thats goin pretty far out on a limb haha, the darker blue just doesnt look good at all in my oppinion
Vega is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 11:02 PM   #69
rikelme90
 
Drives: 2010 black 1lt rs camaro
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: alhambra, California
Posts: 146
Send a message via AIM to rikelme90
what will happen if you just run up to the car and try taking of the covers.
__________________
if a car resembles its owner then i guess im one sexy beast!
rikelme90 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2010, 11:11 PM   #70
faninc
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro RS in SIM
Join Date: May 2009
Location: NJ
Posts: 543
what will be the cost?
faninc is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CAMARO WIKI Tran Wiki 54 02-06-2016 11:33 AM
5th Gen Suspension -- The Book JusticePete Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 151 05-07-2015 05:52 PM
GM unveils Jay Leno Camaro, Camaro Synergy, Camaro Chroma, Camaro Dusk at SEMA irocnroll 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 101 02-27-2012 12:25 PM
Over 230 Satisfied 2010 Camaro Customers! Paddock Chevrolet has 40 in stock NOW camarojoe Dealer Camaros for Sale 2 05-24-2010 05:58 PM
Motorgen LA Invasion Videos (58) and Pics Thread SeanPlunk USA - California 5 05-31-2009 01:23 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:43 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.