Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Bigwormgraphix
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > General Camaro Forums > 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-26-2013, 08:37 PM   #183
djsnoflake
Faith Keeper
 
djsnoflake's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 Silverado LTZ, 2010 2SS/RS
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada
Posts: 2,765
I just can't get used to it yet, especially from the side view, the new front end really changes the body lines for me, maybe after a while I will get used to it, I guess
__________________

Quote:
Originally Posted by fbodfather View Post
.........we are far from finished.................
djsnoflake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 08:46 PM   #184
2cnd chance
Too Many Great Choices
 
2cnd chance's Avatar
 
Drives: Z06, GS or ZL1?
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: The Road
Posts: 6,852
First the Z/28 looks Great! However I'm sorry to say based on these photos sales will drop for the V6 and SS. They've lost their aggressive look. Way too pedestrian. The good news they will have to make changes if they want to increase sales again.
__________________
2cnd chance is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:01 PM   #185
2010SLVRBULIT


 
2010SLVRBULIT's Avatar
 
Drives: G5(LLT) & C6(LS3)
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: MARS
Posts: 7,425
not sold on the 2014 model, at all. It looks like an 'angry' import now. and why does the lower front fascia nose not match up w/ the lower grill(shadow)? What's up w/ the fog light bezels(looks smashed in)wth?

Last edited by 2010SLVRBULIT; 04-26-2013 at 11:05 PM.
2010SLVRBULIT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:01 PM   #186
plus1zero
Back in a V8 ;)
 
plus1zero's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 F-150 5.0 4X4 Screw PAST 2LTRS
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: United States
Posts: 591
Quote:
Originally Posted by 90503 View Post
I think human nature plays more of a role here than some would care to admit...

Who wants to think what they recently paid big bucks for is yesterday's news already?

In today's world, and the market these cars are in, can you really believe the older ones will now go up in value?

How many features on your existing car do you complain about, yet you are still happy with it and glad you bought it?...

We have already made a purchase and a decision to buy what we like, the new '14s yet to be sold will enjoy the same enthusiasm....
This is true in certain situations. However for car enthusiasts they'll like newer versions of their car. There isn't much envy around here.

That said I plan to trade mine for a truck soon, and even when I don't have a camaro anymore I think the 14 models are butt ugly compared to the 10-13s
plus1zero is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:01 PM   #187
1sikss
 
Drives: 2011 camaro ss
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: houston
Posts: 435
that rear diffuser is just too high its about half the bumper... and the ss front looks hideous in that pic of the red camaro.. and the one on the truck too
1sikss is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:03 PM   #188
1sikss
 
Drives: 2011 camaro ss
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: houston
Posts: 435
it might look a little nicer in person but i doubt is nice enough to make you wanna trade ur 10-13 and get another new note
1sikss is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:07 PM   #189
06_warrior

 
06_warrior's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 1SS LS3 M6 black on black :)
Join Date: May 2012
Location: SD
Posts: 1,327
Quote:
Originally Posted by 90503 View Post
I thought the car-carrier rig was totally awesome.....
Ha Ha
06_warrior is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:08 PM   #190
Airmaster
Go Gators!
 
Airmaster's Avatar
 
Drives: '13 Camaro and '97 Wrangler
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Gainesville, FL
Posts: 822
What's up with that itty bitty spoiler on the non-rs. Looks too feminine for the over all masculine design.

I think I am very happy to have a 2013 model, the last year of one of the best designed cars of my generation.

Although... I will be jealous if it gets a bump in power and/or suspension upgrades. Looks wise.... ehhh.... it's okay, I still expect it to grow on all of us after a few months.

We'll be welcoming the future members with these cars so I think we should get used to it and simply embrace the design.
__________________
Airmaster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:17 PM   #191
jay_beltran805
 
Drives: Tahoe, Chrysler 300
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Ojai
Posts: 119
Quote:
Originally Posted by Airmaster View Post
What's up with that itty bitty spoiler on the non-rs. Looks too feminine for the over all masculine design.

I think I am very happy to have a 2013 model, the last year of one of the best designed cars of my generation.

Although... I will be jealous if it gets a bump in power and/or suspension upgrades. Looks wise.... ehhh.... it's okay, I still expect it to grow on all of us after a few months.

We'll be welcoming the future members with these cars so I think we should get used to it and simply embrace the design.
jay_beltran805 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:17 PM   #192
Cheveey57

 
Cheveey57's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro 2LT RS
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Long Island
Posts: 1,425
Quote:
Originally Posted by Airmaster View Post
We'll be welcoming the future members with these cars so I think we should get used to it and simply embrace the design.
That's just crazy!
They should give the refresh crowd their own board so we don't have to continually mock them here......They can call it "The Fugly Fourteens"
__________________
If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much space.
Cheveey57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:18 PM   #193
MarylandSpeed



 
MarylandSpeed's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 ZL1 & 2010 2SS/RS
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Maryland
Posts: 2,954
I know GM thinks this is like the steering wheel change where people griped, and eventually got over it. However this mid cycle enhancement seriously makes the car less desirable. The execution is terrible, and honestly something no one asked for. Between me, my wife, and my business, we have owned four 5th gens now..and I have absolutely zero desire to get a 14 or 15.

I think the ulimate question would be....does the changes that GM made for 2014 make someone who would not have bought the old design buy the new one. I think the answer is no.

My personal thought is that this shows the importance of Bob Lutz, and what can make it through the pipeline without him there.
__________________
www.marylandspeed.com * 443-730-9428 * Great Prices and Experienced Service!

MarylandSpeed is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:18 PM   #194
2xSSRS

 
2xSSRS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 2SS/RS Black on Black L99
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Ohio
Posts: 968
Quote:
Originally Posted by Airmaster View Post
What's up with that itty bitty spoiler on the non-rs. Looks too feminine for the over all masculine design.

I think I am very happy to have a 2013 model, the last year of one of the best designed cars of my generation.

Although... I will be jealous if it gets a bump in power and/or suspension upgrades. Looks wise.... ehhh.... it's okay, I still expect it to grow on all of us after a few months.

We'll be welcoming the future members with these cars so I think we should get used to it and simply embrace the design.
This......
__________________
2xSSRS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:19 PM   #195
t!mbo
 
t!mbo's Avatar
 
Drives: 45th 2SS M6
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Atlanta
Posts: 313
I don't like that at all...
__________________
t!mbo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 09:28 PM   #196
Lucas Camaro
 
Lucas Camaro's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro SS
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: San Diego
Posts: 43
You know what this refresh really means? It means that if someone asks what kind of car I have I tell them "2010 Camaro" ..emphasis on the "2010".
__________________
"I don't think you will be able to make it over in time"


"....I'm in a Camaro"
Lucas Camaro is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:18 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.