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Old 01-18-2012, 10:54 AM   #29
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Man this is good stuff! Thanks for the PDF link wilmaya!
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Old 01-18-2012, 10:58 AM   #30
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What issues are these reviews in ??? Anyone know would like to pick up those issues
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Old 01-18-2012, 10:59 AM   #31
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What issues are these reviews in ??? Anyone know would like to pick up those issues
They all read March of 2012, so they must be available now or very soon.

Great reads though.

I am going to wait a year or so to get mine though....
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Old 01-18-2012, 12:07 PM   #32
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The Car and Driver test sheet indicates 720 miles on the odometer. That car will be significantly faster after a few thousand miles are put on it.
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Old 01-18-2012, 12:51 PM   #33
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Scott, you and Team Camaro should be plenty proud to have the patience to build and test this beast. All honor to your Team !!!!!
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Old 01-18-2012, 01:28 PM   #34
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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.
I suspect TG US might get it but TG UK won't as the car won't be sold here (according to Chevrolet).

We're still waiting on the SS (the only model we are getting).
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Old 01-18-2012, 02:07 PM   #35
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The water pump for the supercharger's air-to-liquid intercooler is plucked from a less likely donor: that bastion of efficiency, the Volt. No matter how many Volts are ever sold, consider that car's R&D cost justified.
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Old 01-18-2012, 03:07 PM   #36
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yeah what

you gotta love this car, I cant wait to be able to get it. All red with the black stripe baby. Yeah what
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Old 01-18-2012, 06:58 PM   #37
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I dont know if im the first to say it it...

But it would seem that the Camaro ZL1 is...the real boss? ;D aha.

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Old 01-18-2012, 11:18 PM   #38
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Old 01-19-2012, 04:20 PM   #39
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So overall the ZL1 is being well received. That's good news for *Car* lovers everywhere.
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LOVE the product coming out from GM, Ford, and Chrysler. Competition is great, and I'm so excited to see what is around the corner from all our american car companies.
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Old 01-19-2012, 05:10 PM   #40
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Did hell freeze over or did MT just say they liked a Camaro better than a Mustang? Granted, they had to put the parting shot about the 2013 Shelby in there to keep the Fordies from going into full cardiac arrest, but still. MT must be tired of Chevy owners cancelling subscriptions. I myself gave up on them after they tested a track-modified Genesis with a stock V6 Camaro and had the balls to say the rice-burner was better with a straight face. Its nice to see them be honest for once.
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Old 01-19-2012, 05:23 PM   #41
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I suspect TG US might get it but TG UK won't as the car won't be sold here (according to Chevrolet).

We're still waiting on the SS (the only model we are getting).

TG UK does enough US-based shows now that I wouldn't be surprised to see them give it a spin. Maybe not with the STIG at Dunsfold, but maybe in one of those road-trip specials they like to do. TG US will probably get one eventually, though with advertising concerns, they're typically not as critical as TG UK is (though Tanner did fairly criticize the Boss 302 in one episode).
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Temperatures ranged from 34.2°F wet to 46.4°F dry. The ZL1 can do much better, the tires being the limiting factor.
Sucks for times but with those temps the car will be making more hp. There fore the times will suck but the MPH will be better than what will be normal/average. This is if it was at or near sea level.

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117 and 119 trap speed is high 11's all day long...
Atleast mid 11's. With a 1.5 sixty foot my car runs mid 11's @ 117. If this car can get a 1.5 short time @ 119 expect times to be around 11.2-11.5.
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