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Old 09-24-2012, 01:45 PM   #1
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2014 1LE without Hood wrap?

Or a new model?

Saw some spy shots in New Mexico of the 2014 corvettes being loaded into Reliable car transporters.
One of the cars being loaded was a yellow SS RS w/ NPP and 20" 10 spokes in black. No hood wrap!
I can't locate the pics now but it was on www.corvetteforum.com C7 section.

What is it?
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Old 09-24-2012, 02:52 PM   #2
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Probably a 1LE test mule
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Old 09-24-2012, 04:47 PM   #3
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Probably a 1LE test mule
Yep. And that guy is fired.
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:14 PM   #4
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Probably a 1LE test mule
That's the exact pic. Also there is no front splitter.
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:15 PM   #5
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Geez. Just noticed something. Are the brake rotors on the rear really large?
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:21 PM   #6
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just what I thought, test mule.
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The test mule is not the same as the production version so yes, i think it had larger brakes.
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:36 PM   #8
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Or could it be just a chase car to keep up with the Vettes?
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:41 PM   #9
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Or could it be just a chase car to keep up with the Vettes?
If so, it's interesting that they would not use another vette of sorts and chose a test 1LE instead :P
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Old 09-24-2012, 07:44 PM   #10
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Hmmmmm. You got me there. Maybe they need to carry some equipment? Idk.
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Yep. And that guy is fired.
why?
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Old 09-24-2012, 08:39 PM   #12
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why?
Cause you can see who he is and he is in a pic that wasn't supposed to be taken.
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Or it could be a */** test mule. Why would they have test mule for a car that's going into production soon?
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Or it could be a */** test mule. Why would they have test mule for a car that's going into production soon?
Could be a CTF car. They have to rack up a certain amount of miles on them before the 1LE can be released and then they keep driving them to see if any issues pop up.
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