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Old 06-06-2016, 05:43 PM   #1
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4th Gen the Best Camaro Ever?

Interesting read:
http://www.roadandtrack.com/car-cult...e-best-camaro/
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Old 06-06-2016, 05:44 PM   #2
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"They're called ponycars because the Mustang was the original one."

That was all I had to read to know I should stop reading that article.
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Old 06-06-2016, 05:49 PM   #3
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"They're called ponycars because the Mustang was the original one."

That was all I had to read to know I should stop reading that article.
LOL! I was going to comment the same.
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Old 06-06-2016, 06:35 PM   #4
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"They're called ponycars because the Mustang was the original one."

That was all I had to read to know I should stop reading that article.
And where are you suggesting the term Pony Car came from?
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Old 06-06-2016, 08:24 PM   #5
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I had a 4th gen. It was a great car.
I have a 5th gen. It's an unbelievably great car.

Loved my 2nd gen as well. Trying not to drive a 6th...
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Old 06-11-2016, 07:07 PM   #6
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skip shift---ugh

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.....he'd found a "time capsule car." It was a 2002 Z28 convertible with the six-speed manual transmission. "Stock right down to the muffler and the skip-shift feature
Article just gave me a flash back
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Old 06-13-2016, 03:02 AM   #7
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And where are you suggesting the term Pony Car came from?
Legit question.
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Old 06-14-2016, 05:21 PM   #8
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And where are you suggesting the term Pony Car came from?
Hers is a clue from Wikipedia. The pony car had its origins in the late 1950s demise of the original two-seat Ford Thunderbird.
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