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Old 02-12-2014, 06:47 PM   #51
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Am I the only one that noticed it did not have the cleft chin square form splitter and went with a nicer angled splitter? And I guess the extra attachment to the rear spoiler that looks like its a add on is gone and I frankly like the two changes between the what the z-28 was supposed to look like and this spy shot.....
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Old 02-12-2014, 08:25 PM   #52
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Even a C7 is cheaper than one of these..
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Old 02-12-2014, 08:52 PM   #53
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There are many things that I noticed different about the Z/28. The rear diffuser around the exhaust outlet is different, and kind of flows with the honeycomb shape of the grill. The Z/28 also seems to have separate pieces around the wheel wells on the fenders. They protrude out instead of being flush and one piece with the front panel. Overall, it looks way more aggressive, and I kind of wish I didn't have a front bowtie on mine now... LOL
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Old 02-12-2014, 08:58 PM   #54
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Love it , Brand new Z-28 in the elements , Daily Drivers rule !
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Old 02-12-2014, 09:01 PM   #55
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Seeing it like that is like nails on a chalkboard.
100% agree! It doesn't look like anything, like it does in other pics! But I still like the Z/28! I still like the Z/28!
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Old 02-12-2014, 09:01 PM   #56
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Old 02-12-2014, 10:07 PM   #57
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Love the taillights.......lol
NOT,NOT NOT ON ANY GIVEN DAY WOULD EVER LOVE THOSE TAIL LIGHTS,Its a freaking Honda prelude come back to haunt us...wait we passed it,Its just another Camaro,lol...thank god.....

Another thing I dont like that they did was stick a fake hood insert on every model to make them look like the ZL1....
It doesnt allow different models to be distinguish enough from each other...
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Old 02-12-2014, 10:19 PM   #58
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Old 02-12-2014, 10:21 PM   #59
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Someone has more money then brains. wish I had that problem
Come on guys THink its a factory test car being driven in the snow for winter testing,its done with every model,even vetts...I doubt it has anything to do with more money than brains....for all we know they are testing tires ,so they can recommend a winter tire,instead of halting production like they do on the ZL1 every winter.
Although the tire thing is just IMOP and a wild guess,but the plate sort of gives it away...
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Old 02-13-2014, 01:46 AM   #60
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NOT,NOT NOT ON ANY GIVEN DAY WOULD EVER LOVE THOSE TAIL LIGHTS,Its a freaking Honda prelude come back to haunt us...wait we passed it,Its just another Camaro,lol...thank god.....

Another thing I dont like that they did was stick a fake hood insert on every model to make them look like the ZL1....
It doesnt allow different models to be distinguish enough from each other...
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so the c7 and the Z/28 (and every other car that have a hood insert in the middle) also want to look like more the Zl1? pfff completly diferent style dude
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Old 02-13-2014, 05:27 AM   #61
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Love the taillights.......lol
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NOT,NOT NOT ON ANY GIVEN DAY WOULD EVER LOVE THOSE TAIL LIGHTS,Its a freaking Honda prelude come back to haunt us...wait we passed it,Its just another Camaro,lol...thank god.....

Another thing I dont like that they did was stick a fake hood insert on every model to make them look like the ZL1....
It doesnt allow different models to be distinguish enough from each other...
I'm with Zig Zag - I love the look of the new tail lights especially the LED's on my ZL1!!! They give a great retro look and a great improvement over the Reese's Buttercup tail lights.
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I just have to laugh at all these people complaining about a test mule car being driven in all types of weather heck even if it was a production one and someone owned it what does it matter what someone else does with their car they paid for? For me I drive in all elements even if I love my car its my daily and I don't have the luxury of a garage or other car im going to drive it no matter what heck even if I did have that luxury its a car and cars are made to be driven in all types of weather. If I win the lotto ill buy a Z/28 and daily it for you guys and get in nice and dirty and post pics so can cry about it lol.
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Old 02-13-2014, 06:58 AM   #63
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no bowtie and those wheels... that thing is going to look goooood when its shined up!
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Old 02-13-2014, 07:59 AM   #64
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NOT,NOT NOT ON ANY GIVEN DAY WOULD EVER LOVE THOSE TAIL LIGHTS,Its a freaking Honda prelude come back to haunt us...wait we passed it,Its just another Camaro,lol...thank god.....

Another thing I dont like that they did was stick a fake hood insert on every model to make them look like the ZL1....
It doesnt allow different models to be distinguish enough from each other...
Maybe before posting you should actually learn something about what you are talking about.
1. The tail lights looks more like an older Camaro than a Honda.
2. The hood insert on the SS is not fake, it's Functional.
3. The hood insert is not on every model, the V6 models do not have one.
4. It looks nothing like the ZL1's hood insert. And the entire front end is different on a ZL1.
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Old 02-13-2014, 08:14 AM   #66
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If people are concerned about that, try living in the country and having a filthy car year round! Rain puddles splashing, dirt roads, and screwy highways... My car is always FILTHY and rarely ever clean lol. Talk about getting driven. I drive in everything too. It's all I have! :iuno:


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Old 02-13-2014, 08:55 AM   #67
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NOT,NOT NOT ON ANY GIVEN DAY WOULD EVER LOVE THOSE TAIL LIGHTS,Its a freaking Honda prelude come back to haunt us...wait we passed it,Its just another Camaro,lol...thank god.....

Another thing I dont like that they did was stick a fake hood insert on every model to make them look like the ZL1....
It doesnt allow different models to be distinguish enough from each other...
To each his own. Personally, I think the old taillights look like cheap plastic crap and really like the '14s.

As far as the hood insert, it's far from fake. The solid hood was under considerable pressure at high speed and the vent relieves the pressure and significantly reduces front-end lift at high speed. It's quite functional.
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Notice the lack of a bowtie in front!
Clearly weight savings.
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NOT,NOT NOT ON ANY GIVEN DAY WOULD EVER LOVE THOSE TAIL LIGHTS,Its a freaking Honda prelude come back to haunt us...wait we passed it,Its just another Camaro,lol...thank god.....

Another thing I dont like that they did was stick a fake hood insert on every model to make them look like the ZL1....
It doesnt allow different models to be distinguish enough from each other...
I'm pretty sick and tired of this crap. Surely some of you realize where they got most of their influence from.... This style of tail light isn't anything new to the Camaro. You have your 2010-2013 camaro. Be happy with your tail lights and move on. Why do we have to constantly hear the gen 5 crew piss and moan about the Gen 5 "S" tailights. If you didn't like the new tail lights, then you should have called Becky and rush ordered a 13' like I did. Otherwise, GET OVER IT!

I'm not even going to get started with your Fake Hood Insert comment. That's just not even right.

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Those tires are worthless! They are completely packed with snow. It would be like trying to run through the snow while wearing bowling shoes. Good luck!
What is the purpose of a snow tire? To get traction on the snow. Picture a snowball, what sticks to snow? Snow!

Snow tires are designed to pickup snow so they can get and keep traction on snow. The other properties that assist in traction are the "softer" rubber and sipes. The tires remain "soft" at lower temps and the sipes are used on ice for traction as the more edges the better the grip.

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Anyone else notice that the Z/28 has painted roof ditch moldings and roof antenna even though RS pkg is not available?
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I'm pretty sick and tired of this crap. Surely some of you realize where they got most of their influence from.... This style of tail light isn't anything new to the Camaro. You have your 2010-2013 camaro. Be happy with your tail lights and move on. Why do we have to constantly hear the gen 5 crew piss and moan about the Gen 5 "S" tailights. If you didn't like the new tail lights, then you should have called Becky and rush ordered a 13' like I did. Otherwise, GET OVER IT!

I'm not even going to get started with your Fake Hood Insert comment. That's just not even right.

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I agree, total sick of the taillight comments! These cars are awesome whichever taillights are on it, maybe they should bring back the 180hp 350, then we would have something to complain about!!
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I'll take it after they slap a salvage title on it. Then I will drive it every day just to make somebody mad . But little do they know we get a dusting of snow down here about once every 4 years. Heck, it will be nice and sunny in the 80's this weekend.
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