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Old 01-10-2012, 09:16 PM   #15
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Jedi, Great news on the availability of Crystal Red Tintcoat. I saw CRT in person on a CTS-V at the Silicon Valley Auto Show this weekend and it looked striking with a lot of depth and complexity. I hope that it will still be available on the 2013 models.

From what Scott posted regarding the exposed carbon weave hood insert not being available at the start of ZL1 production, I don't think that any of the early production 2012 ZL1s will be equipped with the B92 option, so I don't think that even if you ordered a different color with the December allocation, that that vehicle would have been delivered with the exposed carbon weave insert anyway.
Bear, I hate to break it to you, but GM production control already confirmed that all orders received into production on 12/20 will indeed ship with the B92 option. Scott also confirmed this, just not so directly to where he can get canned. He has to protect himself. I have a TPW of 1/28 and have the B92 option, my dealership has spoke to production control including the manager now 5 times about the situation, god bless his sole, and every time he gets the same answer that it will ship with the exposed insert. Sorry if that upsets you but that is cold hard facts that you have to deal with.
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Old 01-10-2012, 09:19 PM   #16
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Old 01-10-2012, 09:26 PM   #17
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The best news I've heard, I love this color on my new vert!!!
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Old 01-10-2012, 09:28 PM   #18
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yeah I am waiting till next month as well. what is one month if it means getting what you want.

My wife does not want silver and I like the ashen gray so much better with exposed carbon.

I would like to see a photo of CRT on a ZL1 that is not a photoshop. this color is hit or miss with me. don't like it on CTS-V do like it on the Z06 Z07 I saw. I think I will like it on the zl1. the photoshop I saw looked awesome but it did not look real either.
picture of CRT in this thread
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Old 01-10-2012, 11:15 PM   #19
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Old 01-11-2012, 06:12 AM   #20
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This is what I have been waiting to hear
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Old 01-11-2012, 09:07 AM   #21
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I don't know what the GM guys get paid to deal with us here... but, I'm pretty sure they need a freaking medal and a raise after some of the threads here recently...

I've complained about the weight and some styling before, but, some of you guys have gone beyond stern customer feedback to plain a-hole.

Can this please be a grateful thread?
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Old 01-11-2012, 09:24 AM   #22
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congrats to all that are getting a "ZL1" in whichever color,wish i was in the mix,just a little too rich for my pocket,can't wait to see them on the streets,
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Old 01-11-2012, 09:26 AM   #23
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oh and i am sceduled to have the GM. hot cam put in my inferno this weekend,actually dropping her (watch it now,the car) off today,
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Old 01-11-2012, 09:57 AM   #24
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Bear, I hate to break it to you, but GM production control already confirmed that all orders received into production on 12/20 will indeed ship with the B92 option. Scott also confirmed this, just not so directly to where he can get canned. He has to protect himself. I have a TPW of 1/28 and have the B92 option, my dealership has spoke to production control including the manager now 5 times about the situation, god bless his sole, and every time he gets the same answer that it will ship with the exposed insert. Sorry if that upsets you but that is cold hard facts that you have to deal with.
I don't understand the antagonistic tone of your post.

Whether early production 2012 ZL1s come with or without the B92 option does not affect me personally one way or the other, as I will be ordering a 2013 ZL1 Convertible, and it's likely that the early production startup issues will be long since resolved by the time that my 2013 ZL1 is produced this summer.

My goal is not to have people get their expectations and hopes raised only to be disappointed because one's vehicle is not delivered the way one wanted it or because one's vehicle's delivery becomes delayed due to the fact that one was told one thing by one's dealer and reality ends up not comporting with what one's dealer indicated. We've seen quite a few on this forum get upset because their expectations, for one reason or another, were not met to their satisfaction.

I try to accurately represent what has currently been stated by those whom I deem to be reliable sources (at the time that I posted my comment that you quoted, Scott's latest comment on the B92 option stated that the B92 option was not going to be available at the start of ZL1 production). This is now the most recent comment I can find by Scott regarding the B92 option --

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So - again, I will once again apologize for the fact that we cannot build everyones' ZL1 at this point in time with B92.

It DOES appear that we will build SOME cars that are already scheduled with B92. But I have no absolute answer and one of the reasons is because we have not started regular production.
I read that comment as that the B92 option may currently be intended to be on some early production 2012 ZL1s, but even so, the B92 option may not actually be installed on early production 2012 ZL1s, since regular ZL1 production has not yet begun, and unforeseen events could unfold which might preclude the B92 option from being installed.

So, it appears to me that the B92 option may well be installed on some early production 2012 ZL1s when production starts, but it is not guaranteed at this point, and I would advise people to set their expectations accordingly.
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Can someone photoshop a CRT ZL1 with black stripe black rims.
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oh and i am sceduled to have the GM. hot cam put in my inferno this weekend,actually dropping her (watch it now,the car) off today,
What is a GM hot cam?
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Old 01-11-2012, 12:58 PM   #27
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What is a GM hot cam?
It is a performance cam that G.M. makes for the LS3,to a stock camaro it adds 50hp and 50 torq.,but along with my long tubes and 3" exaust with tune,it will add more,probably around 75hp
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Old 01-11-2012, 05:55 PM   #28
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I asked my dealer to change me to Crystal Red Tintcoat and of course today I moved to status 3000. I am hoping I can get the color change in!!!

Keep you posted!

PS: Does anyone know when it is too late to change color? What status Number? I am new to this....thanks

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