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Old 04-10-2013, 12:38 PM   #15
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Awesome car, one of my favorite gens. Keep us updated!
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Old 04-10-2013, 12:44 PM   #16
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I wish I still had my 81 Z28, I'll be watching for when you post the updates.
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Old 04-10-2013, 12:48 PM   #17
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I think it's great to bring the 81 back to life. They sure are keepers. I think dad kind of got the inspiration to restore it from looking at your 2010 SS/RS (had exactly the same car and color, just traded in for the ZL1) love this color. I also have 2 81's, take a look at my page and let me know what you think?
A friend of mine lives in your town and has a red 1980 camaro Z28 and a blue Iroc his name is Luis.
You have a beautiful car. Post some pictures of the 81 during restoration.
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Old 04-10-2013, 12:59 PM   #18
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Love the second generation Z28's. I remember being a young teenager going for a spin in one seeing the air induction open up. Coolest thing i seen at the time. Thank you for sharing and keep us updated please.
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:05 PM   #19
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Awesome, hope all goes well, keep us posted. My friend just bought a '79, its in fairly good shape but still needs a lot of cosmetic work.
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:06 PM   #20
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Looks like you added some stuff to the garage as well.

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Old 04-10-2013, 01:10 PM   #21
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what a beauty, i wish to have a classic like that.... only problem my mom never bought these cars , cause im a foreigner ;(, i would love to help restore it, only to be able to keep it a day or 2 of the week to drive around ^_^.
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:35 PM   #22
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The yours to discover is fitting, eh?
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:43 PM   #23
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:46 PM   #24
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Nope, just silver, all the dust on it I guess made the camera pick up the color like that. Once complete it will either be the same color or canary yellow, my dad is still deciding.
If he's taking opinions - I would love it staying the original color. Would look awesome back to silver w/ the Z28 stripes & red interior.
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:48 PM   #25
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I think it's great to bring the 81 back to life. They sure are keepers. I think dad kind of got the inspiration to restore it from looking at your 2010 SS/RS (had exactly the same car and color, just traded in for the ZL1) love this color. I also have 2 81's, take a look at my page and let me know what you think?
A friend of mine lives in your town and has a red 1980 camaro Z28 and a blue Iroc his name is Luis.
You have a beautiful car. Post some pictures of the 81 during restoration.
Great pic!!!
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Old 04-10-2013, 02:15 PM   #26
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I had a bright blue 1980 when I lived in Mississauga. Did a bunch of autocrossing and track days with it. Ah the days when I was able to work on my own car with a few screw drivers, wrenches and a timing light!
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Old 04-10-2013, 02:21 PM   #27
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And a real Canadien.....With the hockey net in the garage also!
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Old 04-10-2013, 02:45 PM   #28
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Thats gonna be cool when you get it
back which ever color it becomes
or stays the original silver/red.

Kinda partial to Silver and Red here
with my brothers '85 Z28-IrocZ
Will be watching for updates
Gonna be very cool !
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