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Old 04-02-2009, 08:20 PM   #29
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I can see the guys who are buying this car strictly to race it being interested in this deal but like guys said before me, your car is going to get beat on badly.
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Old 04-03-2009, 07:17 AM   #30
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Call me crazy but...sounds to me like they just want to race it themselves....All they need is a driver and "your car" and they have a perfect excuse to drag race with it to make money. Correct me if I am wrong...but is this engine not the same engine found in a 2006 C6 Corvette?
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Old 04-03-2009, 08:18 AM   #31
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I had to laugh uncomfortably after reading most of this thread.

My Camaro won't be driven by ANYONE except myself and the wife (she doesn't hotrod) for at least the first 6 months or possibly longer. And a few of you are actually contemplating turning over your brand-new, not even broken in baby to complete strangers to use and abuse in the hopes of getting a BS discount on a supercharger when/if you get it back almost 4 months later? Think I just shat myself

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Old 04-06-2009, 03:58 PM   #32
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Once I heard the remaining part of the thread, I bailed on the idea. Plus, never heard back from them after I told the car wouldnt be here until after June (thats when I expect to be ready to give it up).
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Old 04-09-2009, 03:05 AM   #33
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I would really hope that people who just dropped nearly 40k on a car would be smart enough not to let them "borrow" your car for 4 to 10 weeks.

They want you to deliver the car.
Wont be emissions legal.
They will give you your beat to hell v8 back with a beat up supercharger at a "discount" price.
You must pick up your car.


Pick up and drop off my car, give me a loaner car, give me a new engine with a new supercharger, sign a "you break it, you buy it contract", make it emissions legal and I MIGHT think about it.
And I bet quite a few employees will be using it to show to their friends and family. Naturally each will have to be impressed more than once with how quickly it can roast the tires and bounce off the rev limiter (if its still hooked up). Nope...not worth the discount!
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Old 04-09-2009, 08:53 AM   #34
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Vortech is a MAJOR organized and respectable company. Do you really think they would risk BAD internet press if they damaged or trashed a customers car that was on loan to them to build a supercharger kit? Lets get real here!
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Old 04-09-2009, 09:08 AM   #35
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Vortech is a MAJOR organized and respectable company. Do you really think they would risk BAD internet press if they damaged or trashed a customers car that was on loan to them to build a supercharger kit? Lets get real here!
Do you really think they are going to bolt a supercharger on your car, put 750 miles on it and not hammer it? How can they dial in the performance of a supercharger without putting load on your car?
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Old 04-09-2009, 09:23 AM   #36
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Vortech is a MAJOR organized and respectable company. Do you really think they would risk BAD internet press if they damaged or trashed a customers car that was on loan to them to build a supercharger kit? Lets get real here!
and Hennessey was a MAJOR organized and respectable company...


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Old 04-09-2009, 09:35 AM   #37
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Basically, the pitch is that I'm supposed to sign a waiver for my non-street legal brand new supercharged Camaro after having to pay for someone else's R&D while a company beats on my car. That's a terrible sales pitch. Try again.
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Old 04-09-2009, 11:41 AM   #38
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Vortech is developing a new supercharger system for the 2010 V8 Camaro. You can be one of the first owners.

http://www.vortechsuperchargers.com/...?gik=393&cat=0
By the way, its mine Im gonna get one
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Old 04-09-2009, 01:36 PM   #39
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besides paying for the whole system they put on it you will have to probably replace the tires and probably the brake pads. You know they wont just keep it on the dyno they will be burning around the streets in it.
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Old 04-12-2009, 12:08 AM   #40
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LOL I just reread this post.... REALLY?


All i can picture in my head as your handing them the keys to your new camaro is the scene from Ferris Bueller's day off when they "valet" park his friend's dad's Ferrari.



Watch between 6 minutes and around 7 minutes 30 seconds and replace that ferrari with your Camaro. No Thanks!
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Someone is probably going to end up seeing their Camaro on youtube doing 5 min burnouts curtisy of Vortech!
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Old 04-12-2009, 09:26 AM   #42
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Someone is probably going to end up seeing their Camaro on youtube doing 5 min burnouts curtisy of Vortech!
Hopefully it will be mine! The publicity my cars gets will drive you all nuts with jealousy!!LMAO
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