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Old 07-29-2014, 11:48 AM   #35
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plus most dealers are already selling there inventory on there websites for $72, 000
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Old 07-29-2014, 12:10 PM   #36
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I sense this too and recently a young woman in a challenger gave me the finger for no reason.

On saturday at a mcdonald's drive through the teenage girl at the window said right away.."That's my favorite car." I said "Thanks" and then figured she just liked camaros. I then said, "Do you know what this is?"...she said "A Z/28"...she was probably 17...how does she know this???

It says Z/28 on the sides
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Old 07-29-2014, 12:18 PM   #37
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McRat at this point you did the order the Camaro, then get a Vet only because it took to long to get the car you wanted, don't repeat history get the car you wanted and ordered.

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Old 07-29-2014, 12:23 PM   #38
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[QUOTE=Palutz;7852237]It says Z/28 on the sides [/QUOTE

ah..ha...maybe you are right !
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Old 07-29-2014, 12:51 PM   #39
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McRat at this point you did the order the Camaro, then get a Vet only because it took to long to get the car you wanted, don't repeat history get the car you wanted and ordered.

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Old 07-29-2014, 01:08 PM   #40
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My wife's CTS-V was originally going to be a ZR1.

2 problems.

Dealer markup

And we both think the C6 Vette is kind of ugly.

We can fix the markup now, but we would be stuck with ugly.
If you thought it was ugly then, has your opinion changed or would you be settling for "ugly" now?
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Old 07-29-2014, 01:18 PM   #41
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Lot of good thoughts here from those who already have theirs. If I were in your position I'd hunt that car down. The ZR1 is special but damned if the Z/28 ain't something to behold.
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Old 07-29-2014, 01:29 PM   #42
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Ordered late January? Whenever Day One was.
First build date in May. Actually built June 10. Has been sitting at the factory since June 10.

Best guess is that there are too many sitting at dealerships in my area, so they are holding it.

Second guess is somebody needed a no AC car (rare) for racing, and mine was sitting there.

Because it does not take 48 days to move a car across the US. It doesn't take 48 hours.
I feel your pain and was in the same boat. My car was built 4/16 but did not make it to the dealership until Tuesday, 6/10. I was so frustrated that I had called the dealership to start discussions on unwinding the deal on Monday, 6/9. Then the next day it showed up and I am glad I waited. It took 55 days from production but I believe it was worth the wait. I am guessing the non AC order dropped production back in queue but thinking in terms of non-rail delivery and 55 days, I bet your car gets there by the end of next week. By the way, when it showed up, no one knew it was coming. Not the dealer, GM customer service, no one.
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Old 07-29-2014, 01:35 PM   #43
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...By the way, when it showed up, no one knew it was coming. Not the dealer, GM customer service, no one.
My dealer pestered GM, got the driver's cell number, and left him a message. He got a response from the driver, so I had the luxury of 36 hours advance warning on my car. Everyone else I know has basically gotten a call stating, "The transporter just showed up with you car!"...
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Old 07-29-2014, 05:47 PM   #44
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Pm me your order# I will see what I can do
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Old 07-29-2014, 06:23 PM   #45
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My dealer pestered GM, got the driver's cell number, and left him a message. He got a response from the driver, so I had the luxury of 36 hours advance warning on my car. Everyone else I know has basically gotten a call stating, "The transporter just showed up with you car!"...
Not everyone else got that call, some of us know when it was coming, but the dealers did not know.
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Old 07-29-2014, 06:31 PM   #46
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I would hold out. When we got our SS more people were checking out the Black Z/28 than the new Stingray in front of it. The Z/28 was also more expensive ($5k market adjustment).

I took one pic of the Vette, but at least 3 of the Z/28.

Hold out man!

You ordered what YOU want.
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Old 07-29-2014, 06:31 PM   #47
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Old 07-29-2014, 06:59 PM   #48
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Wait for it, I was in the same boat as you. ZR1 is a bad ass car but the Z/28 is in a league of its own. It's insane the amount of attention the car gets, and the sound, oh the sound is wonderful.
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Old 07-29-2014, 07:25 PM   #49
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Damn markups, It drives me crazy how ridiculous they can get.
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Old 07-29-2014, 08:10 PM   #50
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If it's a fully loaded later year ZR1 at a decent price I would get that car. Also consider the market value of ZR1's may drop once the official performance numbers and msrp are announced and it's comparable to or better than the outgoing ZR1. So it may be better to wait for a better deal.
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Old 07-29-2014, 09:33 PM   #51
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Yes, he will be giving GM money in directly. There are many ZR1s out there and yes faster, a ZL1 is also faster. Both are not faster on the test track.
So how is GM getting any money from a used car? they all ready made their money when they sold it new.
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