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Old 04-23-2009, 11:49 AM   #1
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Which "Missing" RPO Engine Would You Prefer?

At this very moment, NO LS7 or LSA/LS9 is available direct from Oshawa Production. Given the option, which one would you consider?

1) LS7 - 427

2) LSA/LS9 - Supercharged
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Old 04-23-2009, 11:53 AM   #2
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LS7. Already very proven and can add s/c to it later if you wanted.
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Old 04-23-2009, 11:55 AM   #3
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LS7.... nothing line a 7L engine...
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Old 04-23-2009, 12:46 PM   #4
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Old 04-23-2009, 12:47 PM   #5
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LS7 without a doubt!

I'd love me some LS7 in my new Camaro!!
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Old 04-23-2009, 12:51 PM   #6
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Personally, I would be happy with the LS7. Nice split between the current LS3 and the mighty LS9.

Too bad it is not long for this world. Would have been a nice compromise in terms of HP ratings.
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Old 04-23-2009, 12:57 PM   #7
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If it's good enough for a ZR-1 it's good enough for me. LS9 please
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Old 04-23-2009, 03:09 PM   #8
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LS9 no question. Don't get me wrong, the LS7 is a fantastic ENGINE and will go down as one of the best of our time. I'll admit I'm partial to boost and the potential of the LS9 is ridiculous (who wants a 700hp bolt on car, I do!). GT500's wouldn't have a prayer.

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Old 04-23-2009, 03:21 PM   #9
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LS7 FTW.

To be honest, anything more like the LSX/9 would be more than I need or want. The LS7 would hit the sweet spot.
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LS9 no question. Don't get me wrong, the LS7 is a fantastic motor and will go down as one of the best of our time. I'll admit I'm partial to boost and the potential of the LS9 is ridiculous (who wants a 700hp bolt on car, I do!). GT500's wouldn't have a prayer.
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Old 04-23-2009, 04:34 PM   #11
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Ls7...with some Lt's and and an x pipe
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Old 04-23-2009, 04:37 PM   #13
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Old 04-23-2009, 04:38 PM   #14
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Actually, the LS7 is not a motor...it's an engine.









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Old 04-23-2009, 05:06 PM   #16
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LS7. Already very proven and can add s/c to it later if you wanted.
Wasn't there a reason Chevy didn't use a SC version of the LS7 in the ZR1? Something about the walls were too thin to handle FI reliably.

Correct me if i'm wrong.....
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