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Old 08-10-2009, 08:38 PM   #18
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sorry but Z06 ftw!! I would not take the ls3 corvette over the camaro, but the z06 I would
My exact thoughts when I read the thread title, ZO6 Vette= 505hp LS7
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:40 PM   #19
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the vette would only cost me 2000 more than camaro. So not missing out on too much cash.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:40 PM   #20
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Get the camaro.... Post on the corvette site and the answer will be different. I love my ss camaro so I'm biased
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:40 PM   #21
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Ah, I see you have the same decision that I have tormented myself with every day since I joined this site, and even before that. The answer is this. Do you want a badass car that goes really fast, or do you want a badass car that goes pretty fast while hauling a couple friends around. That is really all it comes down to. Both cars have the wow factor right now. there is no reason you should be dissapointed with either car, but in this case, my vote goes for.....you've got the cash, go for The red one.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:43 PM   #22
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the vette would only cost me 2000 more than camaro. So not missing out on too much cash.
Then my main points come down to the warranty issue. Check into it (transferability) and have the car inspected professionally if you can.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:47 PM   #23
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That is a hard call. How bad do you want a brand new car? The camaro will have never been driven, and all the miles will be put on by you. You ordered the car, so it will exactly the way you want it to be.

However, that is a good price for the vette, and 15,000 is not a lot of miles. I am assuming that you know how the car was driven/treated/maintained so that shouldnt be a concern.

They are both serious hardware and there is not a wrong choice to be made here.

The question that only you can answer is what do you think is the best fit for you?
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:47 PM   #24
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I'd say go for the Camaro SS! Puts the Corvette to shame (in the looks dept.)!!
In my personal opinion, the Corvette is a cheap looking sports car. But thats ME.

Keep in mind though, that the Corvette C6 is at the end of it's life cycle. It would suck to drop $50k on a car just for it to be old and outdated in a year or so. Versus the Camaro, which I would assume still has a few (3-6) premium years in it before a major re-design.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:50 PM   #25
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I have no idea how this person drove the corvette either.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:51 PM   #26
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I sold my 2007 C6 last month and I should get my 2SS tomorrow... I hope it is not a let down!

On the other hand I have had my share of corvettes, 67, 92, 95, 00, 07. I guess I am just done...
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:54 PM   #27
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You would be a fool to buy any Camaro over a C6 Z06.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:55 PM   #28
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I'd say go for the Camaro SS! Puts the Corvette to shame (in the looks dept.)!!
In my personal opinion, the Corvette is a cheap looking sports car. But thats ME.

Keep in mind though, that the Corvette C6 is at the end of it's life cycle. It would suck to drop $50k on a car just for it to be old and outdated in a year or so. Versus the Camaro, which I would assume still has a few (3-6) premium years in it before a major re-design.
Not so. I think they have shelved development of the C7 for the time being. Expect the C6 for several more years. Another C4 in the making. 1984-1996... eeeek, 13 model years with no mojor changes! The C6 has only been out 5 years, well I guess 6 model years if you count 2005 thru 2010.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:56 PM   #29
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I'd go with the Camaro...sure the Vette can go faster, but honestly, IMO...the Camaro kills it in the looks department. But then again...I have never been a Corvette fan...ever...(until I saw the Stingray in Transformers LOL)
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I have no idea how this person drove the corvette either.

How long do you plan on keeping the car?

If you want soemthing to drive for 2 to 3 years and then on to another toy, I'd get the vette as the original owner has taken the big depreciation hit on it. You could also buy an extended warranty for it still.

If you are going to keep the car for longer than that, I'd get the camaro so you will know how the car has been driven. It is also ordered the way that you want it.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:58 PM   #31
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Very difficult decision...but you have the money, you say -- so....

How important are back seats to you? That's what it boils down to, I think. Performance isn't a huge issue for you, or you wouldn't even be debating.

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Not so. I think they have shelved development of the C7 for the time being. Expect the C6 for several more years. Another C4 in the making. 1984-1996... eeeek, 13 model years with no mojor changes! The C6 has only been out 5 years, well I guess 6 model years if you count 2005 thru 2010.
2005-2013 = 8 years...
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Old 08-10-2009, 09:00 PM   #32
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I never new how different the ZO6 was until I saw a special on national geographic channel, Ultimate Factories

http://www.monstersandcritics.com/sm...ate_Factories_
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Old 08-10-2009, 09:00 PM   #33
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back seats aren't an issue, Planned on keeping my camaro for life. I am still so torn up between them.
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