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Old 05-15-2012, 12:55 PM   #1
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ZL1 SUMMIT WHITE # 284

Here is my story, it all started on may 31 2011. I decided to sell my 2010 camaro ss that was modded, the reason I decided to upgrade to the Zl1 was the fact that I wanted a car I would not have to mod and still have a factory warranty. I ended up selling the ss to my bro in July of last year and started saving for a good down payment. On October 29th I walked into the dealership with the cash in hand, the salesman and salesmanager were clueless about the Zl1. After educating them on what the Zl1 was about, I was able to place my order thanks to camaro5. All my info came from camaro5 so I was always a few steps ahead of the dealer. After months of public transportation I decided to buy a daily driver (beater) 97 civic, my neighbors and friends thought I had lost my job and that my ss was repossessed. In January I received a call from my salesman asking me to change my order from the exposed carbon fiber insert to the standard insert or my order would be cancelled, so I did. Finally after all the delays my car was built on February 16th 2012, then the announcement came about the qc hold! I was tempted to cancell my order and go with the competition, but I've been a Chevy faithful all of my life so I decided to stick with it. Then the announcement from the fbod came on Thursday the 29th of march, that cars were shipping I tracked my car 24/7 all the way to the railyard in California, after sitting there for 3 days I finally got the call on April 11 that my car was there (one of the happiest days of my life). My girl said I didn't even smile as much when she gave birth to my son in November, BTW I drove her crazy throughout the whole process. The wait was well worthwhile, I love this car.
Options are black stripe, suede shifter and steering wheel, Manual six speed.
Pics to follow soon.
MODS: BORLA S-TYPE EXHAUST
SHOWSTOPPER SIDEMARKERS
AAC P13W'S DRL'S AND H11 FOG'S
OFFER'S DRL HARNESS
FOOTWELL LIGHTING
ZL1 FLOOR MATS (MAUREEN AT RODGERS)
BLACK VINYL BOWTIE
SOON TO INSTALL:
BORLA LONG TUBE HEADERS
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Old 05-15-2012, 01:11 PM   #2
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Cool story man and congrats for th ZL1 .
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Old 05-15-2012, 01:48 PM   #3
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Dealer sent me this pic when they did the pdi
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Old 05-15-2012, 02:16 PM   #4
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Wooooow bro looks sick ,my favourit color
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Old 05-15-2012, 02:21 PM   #5
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Thanks bro, here are a few from my camera the day I picked it up.
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Old 05-15-2012, 02:26 PM   #6
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First private owner Zl1 dyno done at haddad motorsports where it produced 512hp to the ground.
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Our trip to the dealership, my buddies picked me up and drove me to the dealer.
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Awesome vids bro , is your car auto or manual?
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Old 05-15-2012, 03:12 PM   #9
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Glad to see you finally started a build thread.
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Old 05-15-2012, 03:45 PM   #10
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Awesome vids bro , is your car auto or manual?
its a manual.

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Glad to see you finally started a build thread.
yeah at first I thought it was pointless because I was going to leave it all stock but now that minor mods have begun I said what the heck let's go for it.
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Did you really think you're gonna leave that car with no mods, I find that hard to believe
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Old 05-15-2012, 04:05 PM   #12
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Did you really think you're gonna leave that car with no mods, I find that hard to believe
Other than window tint, blacked out bowties, and sidemarkers... Yes I thought I wouldn't touch anything else. Lol.
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U want the stock side markers still?
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Old 05-15-2012, 04:37 PM   #14
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Sick Sick sick man. I wish i can afford to get one of those sexy beast! haha maybe sometime down the road. Again sick car man!
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