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Old 06-03-2013, 09:47 PM   #18
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The little sky in your siggy will beat your car.
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they both probably can....
Gotta love the SS owners.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:48 PM   #19
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I'd put that Sky against a LFX on any track and any configuration ... That little car just flat out runs, in a straight line and even better with turns.
Is that a turbocharged Sky?
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:51 PM   #20
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Take a fast left and leave him in the dust, You car will out corner him all day long , Going straight is boring , lol, Just add some Mods first then surprise him
Unlikely. Even the non-track pack 5.0s have excellent cornering, even with the live axle.

The V6 Camaro did not get the sport tuned suspension. So it would need a suspension upgrade to run with the Five-0 in the corners.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:53 PM   #21
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Gotta love the SS owners.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:54 PM   #22
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Take a fast left and leave him in the dust, You car will out corner him all day long , Going straight is boring , lol, Just add some Mods first then surprise him

The 5.0 would kill it in a corner.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:57 PM   #23
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Slingshot...you forgot to tell us that your Sky is running the optional tune, and isn't much slower than a stock SS....of course its going to beat an LFX. Why brag???

I'm sure the OP is talking pre 95 5.0 Mustang....or hes insane to believe his LFX will compete with a newer 5.0.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:58 PM   #24
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Is that a turbocharged Sky?

Yep, Redline 2.0 with GMPP tune and Magnaflow exhaust running around 300hp/350tq and driven daily by a 18 year old girl.
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:03 PM   #25
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Gotta love the SS owners.
Got to admit the OPs original post is lacking some important details. Anyway, a 90' 5.0 would put up a good fight and maybe put a hurt on you if it aint stock...A properly modded/gutted Civic can give a SS a good run FYI.
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:04 PM   #26
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Forget about the GT, if its a Coyote 5.0. Try your luck with the Civic.
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:09 PM   #27
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I really love how every v8 owner on here (a camaro site) down talks the v6. I can see if outsiders did it but a camaro site. We all own camaros here people besides the engine they are the same. A superchargered v6 can beat a v8. So theirs Potential there. I just don't get how v8 owners on here down talk the v6. It's like bullying your little brother in school just to look good with the cool kids. Pathetic ego headed v8 owners.
It's an older model, I'm not stupid. And thank you! We all love camaros, how about we all get along!?!
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:36 PM   #28
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... besides the engine they are the same.
Not the same! Like I wrote earlier, the V6 did not get the performance suspension (FE3 or FE4) like the SS models.
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:45 PM   #29
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Even a stock Foxbody will give him a run for his money. If its modded forget about it in a straight line. Just hit the brakes b/c he wont be able to stop LOL
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I really love how every v8 owner on here (a camaro site) down talks the v6. I can see if outsiders did it but a camaro site. We all own camaros here people besides the engine they are the same. A superchargered v6 can beat a v8. So theirs Potential there. I just don't get how v8 owners on here down talk the v6. It's like bullying your little brother in school just to look good with the cool kids. Pathetic ego headed v8 owners.
I dont understand this comment. All the replies I have seen given in this thread are fact given the information that was displayed. There is no way a stock v6 Camaro would beat a 5.0 mustang if what we assume he is talking about is a 2011+. The OP didn't ask if a supercharged v6 would compete
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Old 06-03-2013, 11:36 PM   #31
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Even a stock Foxbody will give him a run for his money. If its modded forget about it in a straight line. Just hit the brakes b/c he wont be able to stop LOL
Lol at the braking.
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Old 06-04-2013, 10:04 AM   #33
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I really love how every v8 owner on here (a camaro site) down talks the v6. I can see if outsiders did it but a camaro site. We all own camaros here people besides the engine they are the same. A superchargered v6 can beat a v8. So theirs Potential there. I just don't get how v8 owners on here down talk the v6. It's like bullying your little brother in school just to look good with the cool kids. Pathetic ego headed v8 owners.
So you think he would lose against the 5.0 or not? Irrelevant post.
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Old 06-04-2013, 10:05 AM   #34
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I'm not sure I get your comment, because he said it was an older camaro not the new one.
Really? He said older CAMARO? Pull it together.
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