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Old 01-07-2013, 07:19 PM   #26
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Old 01-07-2013, 07:20 PM   #27
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Old 01-07-2013, 07:32 PM   #28
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Great review!
Impatiently waiting for warm weather to REALLY enjoy mine!
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Old 01-07-2013, 08:04 PM   #29
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MotorTrend's Video Review of the Camaro 1LE

All I can say is, welcome back to your rightfull place in the sports car world.
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Old 01-07-2013, 08:05 PM   #30
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Sound Was great. Love the heel to toe down shift @ 6.17 (that "sound track" is soooo good)

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Old 01-07-2013, 08:14 PM   #31
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Havent driven one yet? I plan on test driving 1 this week or a ZL1. Love to test drive both. Wish this car had the magnetic ride suspension.. Anyway, incredible review on the 1lE!
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Old 01-07-2013, 08:19 PM   #32
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I wonder what the 1LE would be like lowered a little with 200WHP and 200WTQ more.......

...oh wait a minute.....

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Old 01-07-2013, 08:44 PM   #33
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Awesome!
The 1LE SS just simply kicks the ass of cars costing so much more.
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Old 01-07-2013, 09:35 PM   #34
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Never seen over 50 people viewing in this section before. Glad to see more people seeing what this car is capable of.
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Old 01-07-2013, 09:40 PM   #35
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So the 1le has the same power plant as the SS LS3. How does it pick up the quicker 0-60 and quarter mile times.? Is it the suspension tuning? What is the rear end ratio is it 3:45:1 ?

Nice video ... Dual mode does sound great.

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Old 01-07-2013, 09:53 PM   #36
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So the 1le has the same power plant as the SS LS3. How does it pick up the quicker 0-60 and quarter mile times.? Is it the suspension tuning? What is the rear end ratio is it 3:45:1 ?

Nice video ... Dual mode does sound great.

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I'd be willing to bet a big part of the better 0-60 time was the wider rear tires on the 1LE vs stock SS. I'm sure the gearing helps also, but I'd bet mainly the tires
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Old 01-07-2013, 09:55 PM   #37
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ok. im doing deal and trading 04' m3 for new 1L3.
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:00 PM   #38
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I'd be willing to bet a big part of the better 0-60 time was the wider rear tires on the 1LE vs stock SS. I'm sure the gearing helps also, but I'd bet mainly the tires
The 3:91 final drive is just as big of a factor
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:03 PM   #39
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I must say that I'm slightly envious of the 1LE. I had to piece together my SS part my part and i'd wager I'm at best about even with what your cars are capable of. At only $3500 over the price of an SS its definitely the performance bargain of the century.
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:11 PM   #40
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yea the 3.91's coming stock have a ton to do with the 1/4 mile times. quite a few SS owners have already swapped thier 3.45's out with the OEM 3.91's, or went the route i am going and just swapping the diff's with the 1le diff
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:17 PM   #41
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Pretty impressive. The engineers did some serious work with these car. I would be interested to see Randy run the ZL1 on that track. The 1LE will be a beast with a LS7 if that ever comes to fruition.
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:22 PM   #42
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:43 PM   #43
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i thought the 1le had launch control?
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:58 PM   #44
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Mine is being built this week and can hardly wait.
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Old 01-07-2013, 10:59 PM   #45
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i thought the 1le had launch control?
It does. The same launch control the non 1LE SS has. It's most likely calibrated differently.
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Old 01-07-2013, 11:06 PM   #46
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wow

I love my car and glad too see others like it as much as me .
THIS IS THE BEST CAR FOR THE MONEY- I HAVE EVER BOUGHT.
I could of bought almost any car i wanted and after i drove the 1LE
I was sold- I test drove alot of other cars even ZL1 and vette, mustang
and GTR - the GTR was the only thing i thought was close(aka better) but price wasn't.
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Old 01-07-2013, 11:13 PM   #47
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i liked that there was quite a bit of track video and good audio with it.
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Old 01-07-2013, 11:16 PM   #48
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i liked that there was quite a bit of track video and good audio with it.
Yeah it was a badass video no doubt!!
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Old 01-07-2013, 11:21 PM   #49
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Alright, that's it. I've watched every other video and read every other article. I'm in - now I just have to figure out a way to make it happen. It is the performance bargain of the century And there's a red 1LE 2SS showing up at a local dealer here shortly - I probably shouldn't take it for a test drive lol
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