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Old 01-17-2012, 07:36 PM   #15
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4.3 seconds from 0-60 isn't too bad. They don't say what the DA was. Wonder if they let the IAT get too warm before launching. That reduces timing advance big time with the Corvettes. Assuming they did things right then I'm afraid the mph isn't indicative of an 11 second car if 116 is best.
MT is showing 3.8 0-60 and 12.1 quarter...quite the difference.
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Old 01-17-2012, 07:43 PM   #16
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MT is showing 3.8 0-60 and 12.1 quarter...quite the difference.
Much better there. I only clicked on the first one. http://www.automobilemag.com/feature...ort/specs.html
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Old 01-17-2012, 07:58 PM   #17
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117 and 119 trap speed is high 11's all day long...
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Old 01-17-2012, 08:56 PM   #18
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Cant wait for the head to head numbers with the GT500!
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Old 01-17-2012, 09:00 PM   #19
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Also the motor has only 770 miles on her. She will run 0-60's in the high 3's after she gets around 5K-7K miles on her.
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Old 01-17-2012, 10:19 PM   #20
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So overall the ZL1 is being well received. That's good news for Camaro lovers everywhere.
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Old 01-17-2012, 10:52 PM   #21
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That was some fun literature. Good job GM.
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Old 01-17-2012, 11:34 PM   #22
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. The ZL1's wheels measure 20 inches in diameter (as opposed to 19 for the other guys), available in two styles with three finishes and fitted with Goodyear F1 Supercar Gen II unidirectional tires (285/35ZR front, 305/35ZR rear).

Read more: http://www.autoweek.com/article/2012...#ixzz1jmgFaoUi
Autoweek's review. 2 styles and 3 finishes on the wheels.

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Old 01-17-2012, 11:38 PM   #23
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Well, I am glad to see these reviews get out there and even happier to see that the car performed as well as it was expected to. Quite frankly, it seems like too many people were down in the mouth around here after the November information was released and all that went on with that other car company. This is refreshing, at the least.
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Old 01-18-2012, 12:55 AM   #24
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All great reads... It's nice to see some positive words about the ZL1!
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I'm waiting for Top Gear (hopefully UK) to get their hand's on one. I think the Stig will perform miracles with that car the way these mags are talking about it.

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Old 01-18-2012, 09:09 AM   #27
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I wouldn't mind seeing the ZL1 on MOTORWEEK, but TOP GEAR would be awesome! I think as Spring approaches, we'll be seeing much better numbers.
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I wouldn't mind seeing the ZL1 on MOTORWEEK, but TOP GEAR would be awesome! I think as Spring approaches, we'll be seeing much better numbers.
Or much worse as summer approaches. I bet the aftermarket guys will come up with a way to help keep in IAT cooler!
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