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Old 06-23-2008, 10:12 AM   #256
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well -- of course we want to see all of you at Indy in September.........

Meanwhile:

Do not assume that the white car or the black/white cars were 'models' -- meaning that perhaps they were a 'hybrid' of a V6 and A V8 car --


(golly -- am I making you crazy yet? )


I can say this:

The V6 will look somewhat different from the V8 -- the problem is that you aren't really sure what you've seen at this point in time..........

But let me ask you this: Are you happy with the Silver coupe or the black convertible? What do you like? What don't you like? (that's a rhetorical question....)

We talked with the "12 disciples of which there are 15" at length about the car -- and they felt that it was important to keep the V6 and V8 appearances apart.........and I think you'll find that this is the case once you see the model lineup.

If you have not yet signed up on www.chevrolet.com/camaro -- may I suggest you do so -- as we'll send you an email when we put the info. out there....

You can anticipate getting a lot of info the last few days of July ..... (engines- -- packages -- options - colors -- )

Again -- THANK YOU for the kind words about the silver car -- we're just as 'geeked' as you are........
imo the silver coupe and the vert look like they are the same. the problem I have with the pics of the silver car is that the angle the pics were taken from makes the car look flat/rectangular it has no ass/hips. i was expecting it to be a little wider in the back and the lighting in the silver pic also make the lip on the bumper look bigger than it is because the lip looks fine on the vert.. higher res pics before I make a final verdict.
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Old 06-23-2008, 10:29 AM   #257
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I was always sold on Silver! This just confirms my affirmation for this car!
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Old 06-23-2008, 10:36 AM   #258
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imo the silver coupe and the vert look like they are the same. the problem I have with the pics of the silver car is that the angle the pics were taken from makes the car look flat/rectangular it has no ass/hips. i was expecting it to be a little wider in the back and the lighting in the silver pic also make the lip on the bumper look bigger than it is because the lip looks fine on the vert.. higher res pics before I make a final verdict.
i too wished the rear looked more concept like...the width is smaller and taillights are smaller...lost a bit of its coke bottle shape...i don't know if they can do anything about it now but it would be cool
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Old 06-23-2008, 11:17 AM   #259
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^ Please review post 95, Camero has some insight for you...
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Old 06-23-2008, 11:34 AM   #260
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I actually got used to seeing it without a spoiler, so seeing it with the spoiler is waht threw me at first. It looks a little less mean from the back with it, but I still love it.
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Old 06-23-2008, 11:38 AM   #261
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Hey Camero or fbodfather any chance to see one of the cars at the Dream Cruise in Rochester, Mi? I just want to know so I can plan a trip accordingly hehe and I love the work you guys have done on the Camaro keep up the good work.
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Old 06-23-2008, 11:49 AM   #262
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Here is the original Bumper a la Concept


.....and here is what I came up with if we were to get an up front view.


It's 4:15 AM. I am a fan. My devotion is unwaivering.

By the way, it was hard finding an SS logo when I'm wolding my eye lids open with scotch tape.

I digress. I don't think it's that bad. Now I see the Light....if this is what we can expect, Look damn good.


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The new version you produced looks great. Great Job slaving till 4:15am on it...the results are well worth it.
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Old 06-23-2008, 11:57 AM   #263
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well -- of course we want to see all of you at Indy in September.........

Meanwhile:

Do not assume that the white car or the black/white cars were 'models' -- meaning that perhaps they were a 'hybrid' of a V6 and A V8 car --


(golly -- am I making you crazy yet? )


I can say this:

The V6 will look somewhat different from the V8 -- the problem is that you aren't really sure what you've seen at this point in time..........

But let me ask you this: Are you happy with the Silver coupe or the black convertible? What do you like? What don't you like? (that's a rhetorical question....)

We talked with the "12 disciples of which there are 15" at length about the car -- and they felt that it was important to keep the V6 and V8 appearances apart.........and I think you'll find that this is the case once you see the model lineup.

If you have not yet signed up on www.chevrolet.com/camaro -- may I suggest you do so -- as we'll send you an email when we put the info. out there....

You can anticipate getting a lot of info the last few days of July ..... (engines- -- packages -- options - colors -- )

Again -- THANK YOU for the kind words about the silver car -- we're just as 'geeked' as you are........
fbodfather...thanks for the link - I signed up. I'm also going to Indy in Sept..can't wait.

As far as the two versions...both look great. Everyone working on this has done a fantastic job keeping true to the concept...and for that matter making the concept in the first place.

And, I'm already on the list to buy one when they first come out.

Some things I'll be looking for are:
1. Halo headlights on my 2010 SS or Z28 (if they would turn in the direction the car is turning...that would be awesome. (I would like to scratch my head and polish these as well)
2. Larger spoiler on the rear similar to the First Gen Camaro's (Dragoneye also did a rendering showing one earlier in this forum)
3. If the fins in front of the rear tire are clearly defined (the guy who took the pic of the latest coupe at the Christian Slater filming said that they were not well defined).
4. I'm anxiously awaiting pics of the interior
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Old 06-23-2008, 12:04 PM   #264
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Wow, my computer breakes down for a week and I come back to this, keep it up GM!!!


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Old 06-23-2008, 02:53 PM   #266
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Old 06-23-2008, 02:57 PM   #267
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I bet Ratchet is getting kind of sick of you. First it's your voice and now your computer. He going to have to start charging.
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Old 06-23-2008, 03:11 PM   #268
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Sheesh is it SEPT yet i dont know how much more anticipation i can handle.. just give me a V8 and im good i can deal with the rest.. weather i like it or not.just deal with it.. I cant wait for INDY..Sure there are a million people with a Million questions..

This Car does Look GOOD in silver though,hmm maybe i'll get one in silver or gunmetal.
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Old 06-23-2008, 03:12 PM   #269
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Hey, don't forget the new paint and trim!
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Good point. Ratchet needs a raise. That would be a 5% increase in energon cubes.....I know, that was lame. What can I say, I was a little kid in the 80's.
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