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Old 06-28-2011, 04:02 PM   #1
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My ZL-1 dream last night....

So deep in my slumber last night I had the sweetest of all dreams and it felt extremely real with the little details..


It started with 2 friends accompanying me to the dealership and I was taking delivery of the 2012 black ZL-1 that just so happened to take place on the showroom floor. As I started it and revved it up I got an applause from all of the other customers..

Dream fast forwards to me driving with my 2 friends, 115 degrees out in the black car. They were begging me to roll up the windows and turn on the ac and radio and I firmly refused!!

I told them both we had to leave it all off and could only listen to the whine of the supercharger!

It continued and faded out driving through the park in my neighborhood with that ever so sweet yet viscous screaming of the blower.

It will be mine, oh yes it will be mine
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Old 06-28-2011, 05:02 PM   #2
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So deep in my slumber last night I had the sweetest of all dreams and it felt extremely real with the little details..


It started with 2 friends accompanying me to the dealership and I was taking delivery of the 2012 black ZL-1 that just so happened to take place on the showroom floor. As I started it and revved it up I got an applause from all of the other customers..

Dream fast forwards to me driving with my 2 friends, 115 degrees out in the black car. They were begging me to roll up the windows and turn on the ac and radio and I firmly refused!!

I told them both we had to leave it all off and could only listen to the whine of the supercharger!

It continued and faded out driving through the park in my neighborhood with that ever so sweet yet viscous screaming of the blower.

It will be mine, oh yes it will be mine
I only hope we get some whine from that blower!!! I'm affraid it might be too quiet for me I guess that's another reason for some pulleys
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Old 06-28-2011, 05:31 PM   #3
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I only hope we get some whine from that blower!!! I'm affraid it might be too quiet for me I guess that's another reason for some pulleys
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Old 06-28-2011, 06:07 PM   #4
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I only hope we get some whine from that blower!!! I'm affraid it might be too quiet for me I guess that's another reason for some pulleys
I think if they make it quiet it would be a big mistake.... :(

But I will leave it to them.... Im sure they have some crazy way of coming up with how loud it should be for the average person. Hmmmm now that I typed that I dont think the average person is going to buy this car. SCREW THE WHINE MAKE IT SCREAM!
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Old 06-28-2011, 08:58 PM   #5
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I think if they make it quiet it would be a big mistake.... :(

But I will leave it to them.... Im sure they have some crazy way of coming up with how loud it should be for the average person. Hmmmm now that I typed that I dont think the average person is going to buy this car. SCREW THE WHINE MAKE IT SCREAM!


Just install a cog-drive and you'll be fine!
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Old 06-28-2011, 09:07 PM   #6
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I only hope we get some whine from that blower!!! I'm affraid it might be too quiet for me I guess that's another reason for some pulleys
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I think if they make it quiet it would be a big mistake.... :(

But I will leave it to them.... Im sure they have some crazy way of coming up with how loud it should be for the average person. Hmmmm now that I typed that I dont think the average person is going to buy this car. SCREW THE WHINE MAKE IT SCREAM!
Consider that the engine came out of a Cadillac...also consider it uses Eaton's 6thgen TVS rotors, which were partially designed to be quiet....

That said....

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=155000

I like it!!
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Old 06-28-2011, 09:25 PM   #7
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Man, i completly missed that post! Why isn't it in the ZL1 section?
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Old 06-28-2011, 09:33 PM   #8
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Man, i completly missed that post! Why isn't it in the ZL1 section?
'Cause it's a......*drumroll*....video!!

I suppose it could be moved, couldn't it?
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Old 06-28-2011, 09:54 PM   #9
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'Cause it's a......*drumroll*....video!!

I suppose it could be moved, couldn't it?
I saw it now! so it's kind of too late for that...

Hm, that red sure starts to grow on me! (Must remain strong and keep asking for a pretty blue)
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Consider that the engine came out of a Cadillac...also consider it uses Eaton's 6thgen TVS rotors, which were partially designed to be quiet....

That said....

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=155000

I like it!!


Enough said....
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Old 06-28-2011, 10:56 PM   #11
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I saw it now! so it's kind of too late for that...

Hm, that red sure starts to grow on me! (Must remain strong and keep asking for a pretty blue)
The red is a very sharp color for this car...

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Enough said....
But SchnO, you didn't say anything...your post just made my screen seem to get all wet and drippy though...
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But SchnO, you didn't say anything...your post just made my screen seem to get all wet and drippy though...

I cant even type the things I am thinking about this car.... It could be construed as XXX and they would get deleted anyway..... rightfully so!
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I cant even type the things I am thinking about this car.... It could be construed as XXX and they would get deleted anyway..... rightfully so!
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