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Old 09-24-2011, 11:09 PM   #52
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Old 09-26-2011, 11:40 AM   #53
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The car at the Auction was not THE car (they haven't started production, yet), but a (former Red?) mule painted in the appropriate exterior color.

Good job, Mr. Hendrick! And thank God Ron Pratte's a "Ford guy" and didn't want that one, too, real bad!
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Old 09-26-2011, 12:46 PM   #54
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These are some pictures of the Carbon Flash ZL1 from the Barrett-Jackson auction. They start from when my daughter and I first arrived at the Chevy display until it goes on auction. A very special "Thank You" goes to the entire Chevy staff on hand but especially to John Fitzpatrick and 'Chad', the most patient rep. ever. Thanks guys, you made it a very special for both of us. I tried send ing 10 pics at a time but it would not work, so I will try two at a time.
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Old 09-26-2011, 12:49 PM   #55
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Old 09-26-2011, 12:51 PM   #56
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Old 09-26-2011, 12:54 PM   #57
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The real ZL1 is hiding under the Carbon Flash wrap.
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Old 09-26-2011, 01:05 PM   #58
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The very patient Chad and Mr. John Fitzpatrick and little old me.
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Old 09-26-2011, 01:08 PM   #59
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In the lot before it goes on stage
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Old 09-26-2011, 01:11 PM   #60
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I'm glad you got to finally see it in person JEDI!!!! Pictures just don't do this car justice.
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Old 09-26-2011, 01:18 PM   #61
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I'm glad you got to finally see it in person JEDI!!!! Pictures just don't do this car justice.


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SWEET pictures!!! Thanks for sharing and posting them!!! DO WANT THOSE HATS!!!

You also said a wrap? Is that what it really was? If so, I wonder if that's the car from February...
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Old 09-26-2011, 01:24 PM   #62
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SWEET pictures!!! Thanks for sharing and posting them!!! DO WANT THOSE HATS!!!

You also said a wrap? Is that what it really was? If so, I wonder if that's the car from February...
I wonder how expensive it would be to have the zl1 wrapped in that color?
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No, pictures do not do this car justice. You know you are the presence of something very special when you stand next to this car. Here are a few more.
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Old 09-26-2011, 01:32 PM   #64
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I wonder how expensive it would be to have the zl1 wrapped in that color?
That's a good idea... It's certainly thousands less than paying to have someone detrim the car, prep' it and paint it, then reassemble it. I was wondering why the clearcoat looked so smooth (relatively). I hope the real CF comes out that nice! I hope to see it in '13 as an option!!!

I'm sorry, Steve. I noticed you mentioned you were told the Detriot car was wrapped
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Yes, this is the Chicago and New York ZL1 show car with the polished wheels and black stripe. The second ZL1 has the black SSX wheels and no stripe from the CF2 debut.
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Yes, this is the Chicago and New York ZL1 show car with the polished wheels and NO sunroof. The second ZL1 has the black SSX wheels and a sunroof from the CF2 debut.
There's just enough blue in there to satisfy my blue-hunger I really like how it flops in the light and from different angles!!!

Notice the placard says "estimated 580 horsepower"?...
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