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Old 09-19-2011, 10:56 PM   #137
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I....think I would agree with you!
alright..someone make a poll..

Only thing about a poll is there is no way to know who is 110% buying serious...
and who simply wants one.
Couldnt hurt I guess. Maybe GM will look at it..
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Old 09-19-2011, 11:00 PM   #138
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alright..someone make a poll..

Only thing about a poll is there is no way to know who is 110% buying serious...
and who simply wants one.
Couldnt hurt I guess. Maybe GM will look at it..
Can we do an online lie-detector?

Some buyers will have a lot of money to spend and figure they want a fast car. They'll probably garage it for 90% of its life, which is a shame...

The most will be enthusiasts that don't even know it exists, yet. We're a big site, but still only a small corner of the world here.

And there'll be a few...who've drooled and slobbered all over the computer for the past year (in my case...six years) chomping at the bit for the opportunity to buy one. And THESE are the most vocal buyers....the one's who can make themselves sound much more numerous than they are...us.
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Old 09-19-2011, 11:16 PM   #139
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I'm in bucket 3....but I can't say for certain at this stage that I will definitely buy a ZL1....it all depends on the price point for me...

I guess most people are in the same boat right now, apart from those with too much money anyway
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Old 09-20-2011, 11:20 AM   #140
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And I bet if we took a show of hands on who actually plan on buying one on here it would be WAY below 5000 people.
Id say less than 100 true out and out ZL1 buyers on C5.
I assume that Chevrolet has done its marketing homework with regard to how many ZL1s can be expected to be sold annually (I'm guessing that the number would be in that 5000-7000 unit range). However, here on C5 there are probably about 25 rabid ZL1 devotees, who account for 75 plus percent of the posts in the ZL1 section, which can give one a skewed view of the true overall demand for the ZL1. I'm confident that given a little patience and diligence, we'll all be able to acquire the ZL1 that we want.
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Old 09-20-2011, 11:21 AM   #141
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Exactly?????? Why would anybody put down money on something they know not what it costs?????
I figure ...you snooze you lose!
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Old 09-20-2011, 11:27 AM   #142
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And I bet if we took a show of hands on who actually plan on buying one on here it would be WAY below 5000 people.
Id say less than 100 true out and out ZL1 buyers on C5.

I ordered (put down deposit) on one .. So im dead serious about getting one!
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Old 09-20-2011, 11:32 AM   #143
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I ordered (put down deposit) on one .. So im dead serious about getting one!
Awesome! Good Luck!


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Old 09-21-2011, 04:40 PM   #144
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For your INFO from Oshawa Plant Paper Today:
Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
����������Began our non-saleable phase in the launch plan
����������Next week on-line builds will be completed in all Departments
����������Currently working on adjusting our launch plans to ensure down weeks
do not affect start of regular production timing
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Old 09-21-2011, 05:19 PM   #145
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For your INFO from Oshawa Plant Paper Today:
Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
����������Began our non-saleable phase in the launch plan
����������Next week on-line builds will be completed in all Departments
����������Currently working on adjusting our launch plans to ensure down weeks
do not affect start of regular production timing

I have no idea what some of this really means, but
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Old 09-21-2011, 08:21 PM   #146
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For your INFO from Oshawa Plant Paper Today:
Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
����������Began our non-saleable phase in the launch plan
����������Next week on-line builds will be completed in all Departments
����������Currently working on adjusting our launch plans to ensure down weeks
do not affect start of regular production timing
Awesome, thanks for sharing!!
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Old 09-21-2011, 08:29 PM   #147
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I am bursting at the seems. I can't wait to have one sitting in my garage. I was thinking about colors, options, auto or manual. At this point I will take one any way GM wants to give me one. I get a chubby just thinking about it. (Maybe that was too much info) LOL
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Old 09-21-2011, 11:13 PM   #148
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alright..someone make a poll..

Only thing about a poll is there is no way to know who is 110% buying serious...
and who simply wants one.
Couldnt hurt I guess. Maybe GM will look at it..

I was dead set on buying one. But as I thought about it, I'm probably never going to take it to a track. It would be babied in my garage. Kind of like caging a wild animal, it's just not right.

I'm perfectly happy with my SS. More than enough power for a daily driver.
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Old 09-22-2011, 08:11 PM   #149
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GM is gonna make you believe that all this added Performance Equipment is going to be worth a much higher Premium over the Competing Ford base GT500... Don't be shocked when you go to buy this ZL1 the Price is going to be close to the $55,000-$60,000 range.. And GM is well aware and will take into account that alot of folks really want this car(myself included) and they will make you Pay for this 2012 Camaro ZL1..and pay a High Premium...


I was told by a GM dealer that it will cost less than a Corvette, they can't make it more expensive than a Corvette, why not buy the Corvette if they do...........
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Old 09-23-2011, 05:41 AM   #150
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Remember 2012 production will probably end in July, then they start building 2013s. With a slow ramp up as in any new model it is very possible that 2012 production of ZL1s will be limited with full availability in 2013.

Hmmm ...I just noticed my bill of sale says 2013 Chev Camaro ZL1. Is that a mistake or is he scammin me,so if he cant get me a 12 i gotta wait?
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Old 09-23-2011, 06:05 AM   #151
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I ordered (put down deposit) on one .. So im dead serious about getting one!
In fact, i just spent $250 on a custom plate " PONYEATR"
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Old 09-23-2011, 01:14 PM   #152
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In fact, i just spent $250 on a custom plate " PONYEATR"
Awesome choice!
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Old 09-24-2011, 08:03 AM   #153
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I'm kindly asking: "May I have a supercharged Z28 with 550 hp please? By the end of 2009 would be awesome. Thanks"



Hehe...I know this is a very old post but, You almost got your wish....You gonna get a ZL1 with 580 HP,instead of a Z28 with 550 ,and It will be 2012,instead of 2009.
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