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Old 03-26-2013, 09:04 AM   #12001
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I'm off to the New York International Auto show.
Is this a scoop?

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Old 03-26-2013, 09:06 AM   #12002
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So a proud opportunity to make another milestone post at 12,000. Of course I think half of them are mine LOL so that probably doesn't count.

I like the fact that The House always becomes more active as Camaro news becomes more active. Next weeks New York Auto Show sure seems to have everyone hopeful once again.

I think someday we need to take The House live to one of the Fests and have real beverages in place of the virtual ones.

I remain amazed that this thread has stayed interesting for so long. Yes it has its lulls from time to time. We have little moderator corrections, at least that we know of. We have civil discussions about a wide range of topics without offending. But I so think we gravitate here for like minded commeradery.

So not a huge deal to hit 12,000 posts I guess but over several years and staying focused on one single letter in the alphabet we continue.

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Old 03-26-2013, 09:09 AM   #12003
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Old 03-26-2013, 09:12 AM   #12004
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Old 03-26-2013, 09:49 AM   #12005
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Looks good except that heat extractor. It looks lost on the hood. It should be bigger.
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Old 03-26-2013, 09:54 AM   #12006
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Old 03-26-2013, 10:26 AM   #12007
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If that's it, I'm not feeling it. If the fenders are the same I'd put a ZL1 front on.
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Old 03-26-2013, 11:05 AM   #12008
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Hideous ass end!! Everyone hurry up and vote so GM can change it before they actually go into production!!
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Old 03-26-2013, 12:21 PM   #12009
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Hideous ass end!! Everyone hurry up and vote so GM can change it before they actually go into production!!
The only reason they are showing it in New York is because it IS done. Opinions were gathered a lonnggggggg time ago on how it looked.
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Old 03-26-2013, 12:26 PM   #12010
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I would like to see a better picture of the rear end....

Overall I think it looks pretty darn good!
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Old 03-26-2013, 01:04 PM   #12011
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And my wait will go on.

I'm NOT the least bit impressed!!! The front looks generic and wimpy (ala 80's and 90's cars) and the rear...(speachless). No cowl hood look??? The wheels, uh no. And they left the weakest part (interior) alone (why?).

Thinking C7 now (there goes another $20K). Maybe a used (but babied ZL1).
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Old 03-26-2013, 01:37 PM   #12012
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Looks good except that heat extractor. It looks lost on the hood. It should be bigger.
Looks like an opportunity for someone to create a replacement insert along the lines of the Hotwheels/'68-'69 "stacks"...

2cnd Chance, there's hope yet for your favorite hood...
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:01 PM   #12013
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I don't get the reveal a day before the auto show. Unless they have something major to reveal other than the refresh :cough Z/28 cough: it makes no sense they didn't wait the other 24 hours.

I still prefer the pre refresh 5th gen. I think they dropped the ball from what I have seen.
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:05 PM   #12014
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:06 PM   #12015
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i'm very disheartened
Seriously. I hope this is all some sick joke and the real car will be revealed tomorrow.
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:16 PM   #12016
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Those pictures just put a huge damper on me wanting to buy a new Camaro. I may end up buying a used 1LE.


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Let's all take a deep breath and wait for the actual release and GOOD pictures....
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:25 PM   #12018
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Let's all take a deep breath and wait for the actual release and GOOD pictures....
I'll wait and see for tomorrow but I am very disappointed GM revealed it today. It makes no sense for them to do that.
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:28 PM   #12019
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I'll wait and see for tomorrow but I am very disappointed GM revealed it today. It makes no sense for them to do that.
I agree. The reveal today is very odd.....
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Nothing on GM's media site..... Was today a HUGE mistake???
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:33 PM   #12021
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Nothing on GM's media site..... Was today a HUGE mistake???
I don't see how you can make a mistake like this. You have to schedule an appearance. I doubt they would just roll up the refresh Camaro and say hey, you wanna talk about this today?
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I don't see how you can make a mistake like this. You have to schedule an appearance. I doubt they would just roll up the refresh Camaro and say hey, you wanna talk about this today?
I hear ya but I just can't believe these are the pictures that GM want's to show off to promote the change.... Something just seems really weird about this release.
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:47 PM   #12023
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I hear ya but I just can't believe these are the pictures that GM want's to show off to promote the change.... Something just seems really weird about this release.
The only thing I can think of is this wasn't the big reveal and something else is in store as the main attraction.
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:55 PM   #12024
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It looks like it has the Euro tail lights under the tape. If that's the case, GM has just lost a future sale. I hate those lights with a passion.
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It looks like it has the Euro tail lights under the tape. If that's the case, GM has just lost a future sale. I hate those lights with a passion.
Sorry to hear that. Hopefully tomorrow will change some minds!
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