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Old 03-29-2013, 03:23 AM   #1
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how sick would a t-top Z28 be? any chance?

I think if there were any chance of us seeing a factory t-top, a Z28 would be it.
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Old 03-29-2013, 04:30 PM   #2
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Still no chance. In fact, there would be even less chance on the Z/28 vs the other versions. There are massive structural members right above the door. Remove them (for T-tops) and you compromise the strength of the car & need to reinforce things in order to keep the it safe in a crash, as well as maintaining a stiff chassis for better handling. Re-working the underlying structure would require a massive investment & result in a heavier car.
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Old 03-29-2013, 04:33 PM   #3
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lol! this is what I'm talking about. NO FREAKING WAY!!!!
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Old 03-29-2013, 04:33 PM   #4
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Not to mention they would impede on the area for the side curtain airbags which is said to be the reason we'll never see them.
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Old 03-29-2013, 04:43 PM   #5
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Old 03-29-2013, 05:12 PM   #6
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next thing people are gonna ask for it the "Fuzzy Dice Z/28 Edition"
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Old 03-29-2013, 05:17 PM   #7
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Old 03-29-2013, 05:22 PM   #8
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Ha to all, agreed. track specific Z28 and Ttops don't even makes sense. TTops started being retarded back in the late 80's anyways IMO
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Old 03-29-2013, 06:00 PM   #9
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Ha to all, agreed. track specific Z28 and Ttops don't even makes sense. TTops started being retarded back in the late 80's anyways IMO
I agree with them bit not belonging on the z28 but retarded? Really? I for one love my t-top 4th gen because it allows me to have a vert feel without the hassle of a drop top or having to be confined to a hard top on those nice weather days.
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Old 03-29-2013, 06:07 PM   #10
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Never going to happen. Federal regulations make it nearly impossible. Discussed at length over the past few years.

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Old 03-29-2013, 06:12 PM   #11
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Yes a track car needs less structural rigidity and more flex. The chance is zero and makes as much sense as putting skinnies up front to aid in handling.
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Old 03-29-2013, 06:51 PM   #13
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This car is not for the mullet wearing T-Top crowd. Very few will be made and they will be owned by the likes of Rick Hendrick and Jay Leno. No beer swilling rednecks need apply - LOL !!!
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Someone needs to get that domain name and just put a big on it LOL. I just wonder how many people actually click on that link and expect something to come up...
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Right after they make the Z/28 El Camino SS Extreme Z71 they will put t-tops in the Camaro again. Mark my word.
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Old 03-29-2013, 07:51 PM   #18
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Shouldn't this be in the "Post things that will never, ever happen" forum on Camaro5?
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Old 03-29-2013, 11:16 PM   #19
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