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Old 02-08-2012, 10:59 PM   #76
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when is expected delivery i just ordered mine two weeks ago
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Old 02-08-2012, 11:42 PM   #77
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when is expected delivery i just ordered mine two weeks ago
Somewhere in late spring / early summer .
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Old 02-17-2012, 02:52 AM   #78
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Old 02-17-2012, 10:01 AM   #79
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Old 02-28-2012, 12:14 PM   #80
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ZL1 results!

I was reading automobile magazine, it layed out the track results for the ZL1. 0-60mph 4.3sec / 0-100mph 9.5sec / 1/4-mile 12.6sec@116mph. Is it true about the quarter mile result? It's hard for me to believe it because the SS is doing 12.8 sec on a good day. Tell me it's not true!
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Old 02-28-2012, 12:19 PM   #81
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12.6 @ 116? It still got some left in it. Look at the mph.
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Old 02-28-2012, 12:26 PM   #82
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I was reading automobile magazine, it layed out the track results for the ZL1. 0-60mph 4.3sec / 0-100mph 9.5sec / 1/4-mile 12.6sec@116mph. Is it true about the quarter mile result? It's hard for me to believe it because the SS is doing 12.8 sec on a good day. Tell me it's not true!
The Automobile magazine review of the ZL1, which came out on January 17th and has been discussed quite extensively here, appears to be one of the outliers in terms of ZL1 performance.

Times can vary quite a bit depending environmental conditions, including temperature, wind, track, etc., as well as with the driver, and testing methodology.

For example, Motor Trend achieved a 0-60 MPH time of 3.8 seconds and a quarter mile time of under 12 seconds for the ZL1 at Inde Ranch.
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Old 02-28-2012, 12:26 PM   #83
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Contrary to popular belief the MR suspension will not allow the car to drive itself to good times.
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Old 02-28-2012, 12:29 PM   #84
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Contrary to popular belief the MR suspension will not allow the car to drive itself to good times.
What?

it's still up to the man/woman behind the wheel.



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Old 02-28-2012, 12:31 PM   #85
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Contrary to popular belief the MR suspension will not allow the car to drive itself to good times.

But my question is how fast can I make it to the store to pick up milk. I already have an order into Sears for a 2nd fridge, just for milk runs ....
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Old 02-28-2012, 01:18 PM   #86
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Forget the magazines, has anyone heard if this ZL1 vs GT500 competition is still on for this May in Memphis? I would love to see this in person rather than reading or watching videos. I live in Memphis and this would be worth a vacation day!
Also, is there any chance that some of our Chevy Insiders might be here?

HOT ROD announces a new event! The HOT ROD ZL1/GT500 Faceoff! This will be a showdown of the two hottest new Camaro and Mustang supercars soon to be released. As far as we can recall, this is the first shootout event to be scheduled before the cars involved have even been produced. It will take place at Memphis International Raceway on May 4-5, 2013.


Read more: http://blogs.hotrod.com/hot-rod-zl1g...#ixzz1nhXuC8Tm
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Old 02-28-2012, 06:31 PM   #87
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I am so glad that the Chevy Camaro ZL1 is now on the scene.I am presently an owner of a 2011 Shelby Gt50 and am glad for the muscle car people that a good level of competition will now exist between the two cars. My very first car was a 1968 Camaro SS 396/375 HP so Camaros will always have a piece of my heart!!!! Competition between the two will ONLY make each car better!!!!!!!!
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Old 02-29-2012, 02:44 AM   #88
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Aaron Gold's review after crashing the ZL1.

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Old 02-29-2012, 11:04 AM   #89
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Thanks baddude. I will be looking for that.
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Old 03-02-2012, 05:32 PM   #90
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Kelley Blue Book review

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Old 03-02-2012, 05:58 PM   #91
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KBB review quote:
"580 horsepower does not come without a price - a federally mandated price. As a result of the Camaro ZL1's thirst for gas, it incurs a $3,700 gas guzzler tax."

REALLY, $3,700 ???
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Old 03-02-2012, 06:02 PM   #92
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"580 horsepower does not come without a price - a federally mandated price. As a result of the Camaro ZL1's thirst for gas, it incurs a $3,700 gas guzzler tax."

REALLY, $3,700 ???
They must be misinformed
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Old 03-05-2012, 12:56 PM   #93
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Old 03-06-2012, 10:45 PM   #94
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Old 03-07-2012, 11:28 PM   #95
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Old 03-17-2012, 10:36 AM   #96
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Forget the magazines, has anyone heard if this ZL1 vs GT500 competition is still on for this May in Memphis? I would love to see this in person rather than reading or watching videos. I live in Memphis and this would be worth a vacation day!
Also, is there any chance that some of our Chevy Insiders might be here?

HOT ROD announces a new event! The HOT ROD ZL1/GT500 Faceoff! This will be a showdown of the two hottest new Camaro and Mustang supercars soon to be released. As far as we can recall, this is the first shootout event to be scheduled before the cars involved have even been produced. It will take place at Memphis International Raceway on May 4-5, 2013.




Read more: http://blogs.hotrod.com/hot-rod-zl1gt500-faceoff-18293.html#ixzz1nhXuC8Tm




The real test will be if they are fair and use a "base" gt500 like they should, or an svt optioned gt500 which is 4 grand more.
Comparison should be apples to apples imho.
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Old 03-26-2012, 10:15 AM   #97
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http://autos.sympatico.ca/reviews/13...scle-car/9#glr

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Old 03-26-2012, 10:23 AM   #98
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Forget the magazines, has anyone heard if this ZL1 vs GT500 competition is still on for this May in Memphis? I would love to see this in person rather than reading or watching videos. I live in Memphis and this would be worth a vacation day!
Also, is there any chance that some of our Chevy Insiders might be here?

HOT ROD announces a new event! The HOT ROD ZL1/GT500 Faceoff! This will be a showdown of the two hottest new Camaro and Mustang supercars soon to be released. As far as we can recall, this is the first shootout event to be scheduled before the cars involved have even been produced. It will take place at Memphis International Raceway on May 4-5, 2013.


Read more: http://blogs.hotrod.com/hot-rod-zl1g...#ixzz1nhXuC8Tm
Count me in to see it also.. I use to live in Mempho and don't live far from there now. Hopefully I'll have my ZL1 by then
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KBB review quote:
"580 horsepower does not come without a price - a federally mandated price. As a result of the Camaro ZL1's thirst for gas, it incurs a $3,700 gas guzzler tax."

REALLY, $3,700 ???
Try 1,200
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Sounds like he was really impressed with the car. The title of the article "Canada's Muscle Car" is technically true. Could put some people off though.
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