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View Poll Results: If you're ordering a Z/28, what percentage of it's usage will be on-track?
Zero 46 44.23%
0 to 20% 25 24.04%
20 to 40% 10 9.62%
40 to 60% 4 3.85%
60 to 80% 9 8.65%
80 to 100% 10 9.62%
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:18 PM   #35
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I don't see the point of getting one and not tracking it. The car sacrifices a lot of comfort features for the pure reason of being a true track contender. If I was getting one it would be purely for the purpose of tracking it.
+1000. However, if you look at the poll, the majority of people just want the car for the 'badge'. Lots of people want to look/feel the part, without actually acting on it. Common behavior with every brand out there. It's silly, but what can you do? You can only hope the manufacturer doesn't water down future versions to appease the wanna-be's.

Poll shows 46% will NEVER take it to the track
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Old 04-12-2013, 11:47 PM   #36
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...Poll shows 46% will NEVER take it to the track
What percentage of those taking the poll might actually end up owning a Z/28? I'm hoping that the car attracts the hard core track guy more than the "garage queen" sort. Guess we'll see. Though anyone who spends their money on one is entitled to do whatever the hell they please with theirs, I hope Chevy builds enough -- and gets a big batch out immediately, instead of a trickle -- so that they're not rare enough to justify extreme price gouging. Hey, it could happen...
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There will be garage queens that are kept pristine in hopes of accumulating a lucrative investment. Always will with cars. And in the future, if they make another Z/28, I can bet with anyone that it'll be a wash as later 2nd gen-4th gen Zs. They may make a 6th gen well, but it'll start getting saturated with buying a badge if it continues. Ppl always want what they can't have right? So that's where the drive is. The Z/28s brakes may not fade, but the car will.

You see this with many items today. They make something not everyone can get then ppl start buying them up and then it's on to the next big thing and that goes out. This is not late 60s muscle cars. Not even close. Never will be again.
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Not to mention recent disasters that's been occurring lately, several friends including my father lost garage queens . All the years of pampering and 1 terrible day u lose it all . Live today cause tomorrow ain't promised
How very true my friend, life is but a fleeting moment. Here today, gone tomorrow. The only guarantee is that there are no guarantees. I drive my performance cars for the sheer thrill only, at my own risk and peril. I own them for my personal adrenaline use, irregardless of where the asphalt lies. On the edge makes one feel....alive... carry on......
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How very true my friend, life is but a fleeting moment. Here today, gone tomorrow. The only guarantee is that there are no guarantees. I drive my performance cars for the sheer thrill only, at my own risk and peril. I own them for my personal adrenaline use, irregardless of where the asphalt lies. On the edge makes one feel....alive... carry on......
The only guarantee, is death. It's permanent and the only constant in this world. Everything else is luxury.

But that's why I drive mine as well. Adrenaline. It's free but man is it addicting!
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