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View Poll Results: If the "HP edition" Camaro was called Z28:
Yes, I would still be interested in purchasing the car. 537 78.17%
No, I wouldn't buy it because that's not what I think it should be called. 150 21.83%
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Old 01-15-2011, 01:11 AM   #18
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I would like to see the Z/28 be the competitor of the Boss.
I leave it to GM to name the beast that competes with the GT500.

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Old 01-15-2011, 01:20 AM   #19
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I heard they are going to call it the z/28
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They were only calling it the Hp Edition around GM to 'try' and advert suspicion of bringing back the z/28. which tho we all knew would happen. They try to keep secrets but do it poorly no?
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Old 01-15-2011, 01:33 AM   #20
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misunderstood the poll... should have read closer... I meant to say that I would only buy this car if it was called the Z28... any model can be a HP edition or SS, but only a Camaro can be a Z28.
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Old 01-15-2011, 03:28 AM   #21
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how about using the hp that it'll have with a Z. Like Z585?
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Old 01-15-2011, 09:18 AM   #22
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High Performance Edition will just be a option on the SS
about $20,000-$25,000
with all the goodies you put on aftermarket now.

Z-28 down the road a couple of years.
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Old 01-15-2011, 09:23 AM   #23
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I still don't get it. The Z28 was confirmed already. It's on our homepage for crying out loud. There is no mention that it would not be called the Z28. Who starts these stupid rumors. :bangdesk:
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Old 01-15-2011, 09:32 AM   #24
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I still don't get it. The Z28 was confirmed already. It's on our homepage for crying out loud. There is no mention that it would not be called the Z28. Who starts these stupid rumors. :bangdesk:
You may be right, but all it takes is a little reading between the lines to see that there's a very real possibility that this vehicle may have a new nameplate and not be called a Z/28.



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mention of the Z28. Fbodfather has always said "what Z28?"
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...........let us repeat in unison:


WHAT Z28???


The script said nothing about "Z28"............
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This is a thread that is going to be very visible - and so I say to you that no matter what the car is called -- some will love the name - others will not. I'm just hopeful that once the car hits the streets, people will come together over whatever nameplate is used - and know that the Camaro Team put their everything into this great automobile.
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Old 01-15-2011, 09:47 AM   #25
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You may be right, but all it takes is a little reading between the lines to see that there's a very real possibility that this vehicle may have a new nameplate and not be called a Z/28.
Ok, well then the MODS should take "Z28 Confirmed" off of the home page as this is not the case at all. Just sayin.
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Old 01-15-2011, 09:52 AM   #26
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Ok, well then the MODS should take "Z28 Confirmed" off of the home page as this is not the case at all. Just sayin.
The car is confirmed, not the name. They got to call it something. The Z/28 name has always been a logical assumption for this vehicle.
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:03 AM   #27
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The car is confirmed, not the name. They got to call it something. The Z/28 name has always been a logical assumption for this vehicle.
Sorry "Z28 Confirmed" is inaccurate. It should say "A high performance model has been confirmed, name still to be confirmed"
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:20 AM   #28
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I still don't get it. The Z28 was confirmed already. It's on our homepage for crying out loud. There is no mention that it would not be called the Z28. Who starts these stupid rumors. :bangdesk:
Hate to tell you but the homepage isn't from GM. .. Hell they could put the moon is falling on the homepage. . doesn't mean it's true. . .


As Fbodfather said, no GM offical said it was a Z-28. It is all the fans that SPECULATE the car shown was a Z-28.

Like others siad, the HP will be an add on option to your SS car. . .Vert or coupe.
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:31 AM   #29
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Hate to tell you but the homepage isn't from GM. .. Hell they could put the moon is falling on the homepage. . doesn't mean it's true. . .


As Fbodfather said, no GM offical said it was a Z-28. It is all the fans that SPECULATE the car shown was a Z-28.

Like others siad, the HP will be an add on option to your SS car. . .Vert or coupe.
Seriously? Of course I know the homepage is not GM. I was stating that the "mods" should change the title as it is not correct.
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:34 AM   #30
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I can see why Chevy might not want to use it. Some people feel the SS should be top dog and not the Z28, and the Z28 was originally a track package with a high revving motor. So I can understand them not wanting to just use it because they have it. I can see them using another name for now and then when the 6th gen Camaro comes around they can reset the order. LS->LT->Z28->SS->???

What ever they call it I'll still lust for it.
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:36 AM   #31
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Come on now you just have to put a few things together to form what should be what the right thing is..its going to be called

IROC...why do I say this?

GM did this back in the 80's too..
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Don’t forget, though, IROC has been dead before, from 1981-1983. General Motors revived the series as a showcase for its newly redesigned Chevy Camaro.
Could that be it? Could GM be bringing back a showcase for this new car? Since IROC is now defunct and not anything but a memory. GM has the name now it has the car..it can resurrect the series to showcase this new car..


or could it be that knowing Red Pla....I mean FBodyfather..online for so long he has in the past posted the truth right in front of us and has proven it time and again that we were staring at it all along...I will leave it at that.
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Come on now you just have to put a few things together to form what should be what the right thing is..its going to be called

IROC...why do I say this?

GM did this back in the 80's too..


Could that be it? Could GM be bringing back a showcase for this new car? Since IROC is now defunct and not anything but a memory. GM has the name now it has the car..it can resurrect the series to showcase this new car..


or could it be that knowing Red Pla....I mean FBodyfather..online for so long he has in the past posted the truth right in front of us and has proven it time and again that we were staring at it all along...I will leave it at that.
Although I doubt it, it would be cool to see IROC and the IROC Camaro back. It would really be cool to just see a racing series of Camaro, Mustang, Challenger, but using the cars as close to stock as possible.
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:42 AM   #33
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This car is going to be named a different name than Z/28 regardless because the Z/28 should be the BOSS 302 killer. This new Camaro will take on the Shelby GT500 & needs a new nameplate to add to the Camaro history legacy. It's either their going to have to add a new nameplate or this could just be a new performance option for the SS but something tells me it will be a completely new car & nameplate. Either way I cant wait to see what they make of this GT500 destorying car. The SS should get more horsepower for the 2012 model though I believe.
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It would be awesome to have the IROC Camaro series back again to watch on TV either major channels or SPEED TV I would love it. I never got to see much of the old 80's IROC Camaro series other than the commercials but I would love to see IROC Camaro brought back as a yearly race and then for them to have a similar IROC Camaro brought back into the showrooms that people could purchase as well as a high power Camaro. I know it probably will never happen again but I can always dream!
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