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Old 12-26-2006, 10:52 AM   #15
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I drive a '01 Malibu, have a '80 Datsun 280ZX project, and HAD a '91 Z28 Convertible. I miss it sooo much.
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Old 12-26-2006, 03:32 PM   #16
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My DD is a 2000 GMC Sierra with 165K on the clock

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Old 12-26-2006, 04:06 PM   #17
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That's a nice looking truck!
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Old 12-26-2006, 05:47 PM   #18
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for a 6 year old truck w/ 165k on the odo, I'd have to agree. That is in very nice shape!
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Old 12-27-2006, 02:36 AM   #19
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My ride is a recently leased 2006 Acura RSX Type S. Great little cars. Very reliable and cheap to own. However, my next vehicle is definitely going to be Detroit Iron. There's nothing I crave more than V8 muscle and torque. Test driving a 2002 LS1 Trans Am WS6 last summer converted me into a muscle car fan. This new Camaro is definitely at the top of my list of next car to get. And if it comes out in 2008, I should be able to bail out on my lease early to get into it.
Almost identical story (other than the stolen part), I just wanted to point this out, before doing my post!!!!
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Old 12-27-2006, 02:54 AM   #20
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Well.......I guess I'm gonna be the enemy, but here's my story condensed:

I grew up in a japanese only house(my parents had owned domestics prior to my birth). When it came time for me to get my first new car I wanted a 2004 mACH1 Mustang(since Trans Ams weren't "new" anymore).

However after the negative comments by several people, I got discouraged from buying American. I was looking at buying a Cobalt SS, since my uncle works for GM. However, I bought a 2004 Acura RSX Type S, great car as mentioned by rray2000, but it was missing something.

TORQUE

I got mad, and pretty much said, "I'm not gonna live my life in fear, if the Mustang/Camaro/Firebird were terrible cars...how do they have a 35+yr history?"

So, I kept the Acura, but kept searching for a Firebird/Trans Am.....never found one in my price range(especially for a 2nd car), so I ended up getting a 2000 Mustang GT (flame on).

I've had the car for over a year, and no problems. It's really changed my opinion on American cars, and I will be purchasing 1 of the big 3 pony cars either in 2010 or 2011. I also plan to continue to buy American as much as possible........as Toyota is the enemy. haha

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Old 12-27-2006, 08:37 AM   #21
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for a 6 year old truck w/ 165k on the odo, I'd have to agree. That is in very nice shape!
Thanks guys
With just a few mods in the right places, it sees alot of duty
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Old 12-27-2006, 01:52 PM   #22
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Hey guys...

New to the forum but have had my name on the list for the 2008/9 Camaro for about 6 months now.

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2006 Jetta (easy on the gas)
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Old 12-27-2006, 02:23 PM   #23
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Welcome
I hope that 'list' didn't cost you any dough
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Old 12-27-2006, 02:45 PM   #24
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You know, getting on the list cost me a $500 deposit, with a contract guarenteed at MSRP. I don't know if thats good or bad, but I was willing to pay to reserve the car.

Before I did the Porsche, I had always wanted to do a 69 Camaro (was my dad's first car). So as of right now there's not much I won't do to get the car.

Is the norm to not have to put anything down?
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Old 12-27-2006, 08:35 PM   #25
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Old 12-28-2006, 07:29 AM   #26
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You know, getting on the list cost me a $500 deposit, with a contract guarenteed at MSRP. I don't know if thats good or bad, but I was willing to pay to reserve the car.

Before I did the Porsche, I had always wanted to do a 69 Camaro (was my dad's first car). So as of right now there's not much I won't do to get the car.

Is the norm to not have to put anything down?
GM has stated a few times that dealers should not be accepting any money for Camaro deposits. Maybe your dealer will be straight up about it, but I imagine these cars will be selling for well over MSRP at first
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Old 12-28-2006, 07:27 PM   #27
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Old 01-13-2007, 10:17 AM   #28
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hey guys! havent been on here in a while.. well as my name says, i drve a 99 monte carlo z34! the last year they made those body styles which i am in love with :(
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