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Old 02-04-2013, 06:24 PM   #57
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If anyone is a member there they need to link this video comparason. See what they say then. I'm not willing to join that forum just to troll.
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I would do it... but I don't feel like dealing with their ignorant

Why waste your time? And do you really care?
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:37 PM   #58
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Why waste your time? And do you really care?

True, but it's funny to watch... lol
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:51 PM   #59
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Why waste your time? And do you really care?
Not really. It just pisses me off that they think that their $hit doesn't stink.
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Old 02-04-2013, 10:30 PM   #60
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Ha ha, I only do that to friends who are Ford fans. Personally I like both cars, but I'm a diehard Chevy fan, born and bread. In fact after this last video my friend came up to me and said you know, I'm gonna go find a video where the Mustang beats the Camaro and post it on your page (facebook). I replied, oh your GT 500 is faster....in a straight line. He was like yeah, thats what I do (he drag races) I don't do those crazy curves and turns and whatever. We were both smiling the whole time.

Definitely not worth trolling or starting something as childish as that. It just makes me feel good to see Chevy win in comparisons like this.
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Old 02-08-2013, 01:31 PM   #61
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Just read the linked thread to the SVT forum... What a bunch of D-Bags.
Those guys are big time butt hurt!! 1LE rocks(especially beeing that heavy,like the ZL1)..they HAVE to admit it after all the tests/times thats been done.
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Old 02-08-2013, 02:02 PM   #62
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Must be gloomy in their little cyber room avoiding the truth. So sad :(
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Old 02-09-2013, 05:52 AM   #63
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Half the guys in that forum are apparently professional high speed autocross/ drag race drivers. Fords lucky to have such a talented owner base!
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Half the guys in that forum are apparently professional high speed autocross/ drag race drivers. Fords lucky to have such a talented owner base!


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Old 02-10-2013, 02:14 PM   #65
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1LE beats the Mustabg GT with track pack, yheaaa! Wasn't the 1LE designed to beat the Boss/LS.
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Old 02-10-2013, 02:20 PM   #66
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1LE beats the Mustabg GT with track pack, yheaaa! Wasn't the 1LE designed to beat the Boss/LS.

If only ford would supply one for a comparison...
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Old 02-10-2013, 05:44 PM   #67
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1LE beats the Mustabg GT with track pack, yheaaa! Wasn't the 1LE designed to beat the Boss/LS.
Welcome "first" poster. It came close to beating (if they didn't have the missed shift it would have per the article) the GT500 around VIR with 236 less HP and at a savings of over $20K.

p.s. Conspiracy theorist believe the missed shift was to protect the image of the GT500
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Old 02-10-2013, 05:47 PM   #68
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1LE beats the Mustabg GT with track pack, yheaaa! Wasn't the 1LE designed to beat the Boss/LS.
Lol, it does beat the boss...there is a reason ford was so determined to not offer up a Boss. I honestly believe the boss is dam close to the 1LE but Ford obviously doesnt want to show the world that an underpowered, overweight GM designed Camaro will edge it out for under $40k. One day we will Finally get a true comparison and the outcome will be close, for me not big enough difference to spend $6k more.

Oh,btw now that I have seen this video I cant get over not having one yet. I just might have to step up my schedule, but I feel I have to wait for the LS7 option....
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Old 02-10-2013, 08:59 PM   #69
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If only ford would supply one for a comparison...
I just find it little strange that whoever tested it, used a shorter track configuration (1.55 miles vs. 1.8 miles) then almost everone else used when testing vehicles at Streets of Willow Springs and then posted the results like they achieved something. It would have been easy enough to run the same configuration and had a good sample to compare the results. The Boss/LS has run there and the times have been published. How much more time would the 1LE have taken to run the extra 1,300 feet that the BOSS/LS ran. How much less time would the BOSS/LS use to run 1.55 miles instead of 1.8 miles.

Something tells me they did run the 1LE on the 1.8 mile circuit and they didn't like the results. I could be wrong.
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