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Old 10-25-2013, 01:43 AM   #1
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If Cayman S = ZL1

Hi guys,

If you were offered Porsche Cayman S 2014 for the same ZL1 price, which one would you go for?

Note: The Cayman is 3.4 PDK with Chrono sport package
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Old 10-25-2013, 02:10 AM   #2
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Easy choice, Cayman S. That car is $70,000 with PDK and Sport Chrono Package.
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Old 10-25-2013, 03:45 AM   #3
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Easy choice in my opinion. The ZL1 is a hell of a car and you get a lot for your money, but the Cayman S is simply more. If the money was the same, the Cayman is the clear choice.
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Old 10-25-2013, 08:17 AM   #4
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Depends on how many seats you need.

If you only want 2, then I'd be looking at a Vette.
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Old 10-25-2013, 10:06 AM   #5
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Very subjective. I personally can't stand the way Porsches look. I've always felt that way, because they still look the same. Don't get me wrong I would love to drive a 911 Turbo but for that money I'd look at something else.

Its a great deal but then after awhile you'd want a 911. Caymans have never even registered on my car radar. Just do what makes you happy. If looking at it doesn't make you smile don't buy it.
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Old 10-25-2013, 11:44 AM   #6
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The reason why Im asking is because our dear dealer here sells the Camaro SS for around 51K when the Cayman S base starts at 59K.

I was shouting in the GM Regional Representative face last week against these crazy prices. They are shooting their own feet and killing their market.

A friend of mine who owns a Camaro SS and was dying to have a ZL1, couldnt get it because it was reserved minutes before he made it to the show room.

The guy exploded there, sold his SS immediately and bought a Porsche Cayyane as he couldnt bear facing the Chevy dealer again.

I hope that GM listens to us.
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Old 10-25-2013, 11:46 AM   #7
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ZL1, it's so much nicer, sounds so much better, and I would only get a muscle car but that's just me. I'd get a super car though like a lambo or ferrari... Stuff like that
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Old 10-25-2013, 12:29 PM   #8
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Do you want power or finesse? Once you make that decision, picking the car is easy.
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Old 10-25-2013, 12:31 PM   #9
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German > US....Porsche for the win.
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Old 10-25-2013, 12:36 PM   #10
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Definitely the ZL1
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Old 10-25-2013, 01:50 PM   #11
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ZL1...can't fit that tiny porsche
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Old 10-25-2013, 04:13 PM   #12
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Not a fan of Porsche so I'd keep my ZL1. Also I wouldn't say that German > USA. Both countries make great cars
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Old 10-25-2013, 04:31 PM   #13
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Porsche. Then sell the thing and get a zl1 w/ mods
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Old 10-25-2013, 09:21 PM   #14
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Porsche. Then sell the thing and get a zl1 w/ mods
+1. Exactly what I would do.
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