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Old 08-10-2009, 07:56 PM   #29
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I'd go with the Camaro...sure the Vette can go faster, but honestly, IMO...the Camaro kills it in the looks department. But then again...I have never been a Corvette fan...ever...(until I saw the Stingray in Transformers LOL)
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Old 08-10-2009, 07:57 PM   #30
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I have no idea how this person drove the corvette either.

How long do you plan on keeping the car?

If you want soemthing to drive for 2 to 3 years and then on to another toy, I'd get the vette as the original owner has taken the big depreciation hit on it. You could also buy an extended warranty for it still.

If you are going to keep the car for longer than that, I'd get the camaro so you will know how the car has been driven. It is also ordered the way that you want it.
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Old 08-10-2009, 07:58 PM   #31
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Very difficult decision...but you have the money, you say -- so....

How important are back seats to you? That's what it boils down to, I think. Performance isn't a huge issue for you, or you wouldn't even be debating.

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Not so. I think they have shelved development of the C7 for the time being. Expect the C6 for several more years. Another C4 in the making. 1984-1996... eeeek, 13 model years with no mojor changes! The C6 has only been out 5 years, well I guess 6 model years if you count 2005 thru 2010.
2005-2013 = 8 years...
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:00 PM   #32
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I never new how different the ZO6 was until I saw a special on national geographic channel, Ultimate Factories

http://www.monstersandcritics.com/sm...ate_Factories_
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back seats aren't an issue, Planned on keeping my camaro for life. I am still so torn up between them.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:01 PM   #34
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:02 PM   #35
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Very difficult decision...but you have the money, you say -- so....

How important are back seats to you? That's what it boils down to, I think. Performance isn't a huge issue for you, or you wouldn't even be debating.


2005-2013 = 8 years...
That would be 9. Anyhow I was not aware the 2014 would be the C7.

05,06,07,08,09,10,11,12,13... count `em.
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:04 PM   #36
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back seats aren't an issue, Planned on keeping my camaro for life. I am still so torn up between them.
Go sit in both...walk around both...see if the emotional attachment is there with the Vette...I think maybe then that will help make your decision.
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back seats aren't an issue, Planned on keeping my camaro for life. I am still so torn up between them.

Then get the camaro. That way it will always be YOUR car.

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ya so i'm gonna change my vote to the z06
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Very difficult decision...but you have the money, you say -- so....

How important are back seats to you? That's what it boils down to, I think. Performance isn't a huge issue for you, or you wouldn't even be debating.
I also recommend a test drive of both cars. Seriously, that is what my decision is going to boil down to. The ultimate test drive. I will have a very long day of test driving a corvette, a camaro, and a Cadillac CTS. Yeah, I know, why the CTS? thats a whole different story, but seriously, Test drive!
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Old 08-10-2009, 08:09 PM   #40
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I would personally correct this and say "Do you want a badass car that goes really fast, or do you want a badass car that goes really fast?"

It's a win/win so long as the condition of the cars are both exceptional.
IMHO you miss the point of a corvette. You can't really equate the two cars, especially the Z06. I would have still chosen the 1LT Camaro if I had to choose, but that's because it fits me and my budget. If budget and wife and daily driver practicality is not an option, there's no comparing a Z06 vette to a Camaro. It's sort of like comparing a fast BMW to a Ferarri. The Z06 is a totally different league.
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That would be 9. Anyhow I was not aware the 2014 would be the C7.
I did simple subtraction that did not account for 2005...my bad.

I don't know anything...just what I've read and heard when it's expected.
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I agree that I should see the Z06, and drive it that may help decide.
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