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Old 08-12-2008, 01:14 PM   #1
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Future Camaro with new CTS-V motor

Hey all -

Thought you'd like to know some information from a dealer release regarding the new CTS-V since many of us think this motor will make it's way into a future Camaro.

0-60 in 3.9 Seconds.

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Old 08-12-2008, 01:25 PM   #2
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That CTS-V must be quite a car! Kudos to Cadillac.
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Old 08-12-2008, 01:39 PM   #3
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Thats actually a little dissapointing. My sister has a 2004 Cadillac CTS V with a the stock 6.0 V8 and noting done but the exhust and it does 0-60 in 4.0. its runnin a little over 400HP. the new CTS has 550 and a .10 difference?? i still will be very very happy if they put this in a camaro tho haha.
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Old 08-12-2008, 02:03 PM   #4
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it has alot more top end in it. it WILL be the world's fastest sedan when it is launched
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Hey all -

Thought you'd like to know some information from a dealer release regarding the new CTS-V since many of us think this motor will make it's way into a future Camaro.

0-60 in 3.9 Seconds.

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Thanks. There have been videos posted in many placed like Milford and the 'Ring. Share information as you get it

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That CTS-V must be quite a car! Kudos to Cadillac.
Oh, it is. I Camaro gets that motor, OMG!

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it has alot more top end in it. it WILL be the world's fastest sedan when it is launched
It already is
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I maybe holding out for this one!! C'mon GM!! Make it happen!
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Old 08-12-2008, 03:02 PM   #8
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Thats actually a little dissapointing. My sister has a 2004 Cadillac CTS V with a the stock 6.0 V8 and noting done but the exhust and it does 0-60 in 4.0. its runnin a little over 400HP. the new CTS has 550 and a .10 difference?? i still will be very very happy if they put this in a camaro tho haha.
It is hard to launch a 550hp car without smoking the tires.
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Old 08-12-2008, 03:08 PM   #9
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It is hard to launch a 550hp car without smoking the tires.
Yeah, but it's a ton of fun!!!!
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Thats actually a little dissapointing. My sister has a 2004 Cadillac CTS V with a the stock 6.0 V8 and noting done but the exhust and it does 0-60 in 4.0. its runnin a little over 400HP. the new CTS has 550 and a .10 difference?? i still will be very very happy if they put this in a camaro tho haha.

This is not a correct figure. The new Corvette C6 LS3 has 436 HP and is much lighter then the 2004 CTV 6.0 with 400 is and it doesn't even go 4.0 0-60. The vette is like 4.1-4.3

The 2004 CTSV was more like 4.9-5.1

http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/...omparison.html

The new CTSV will be a full second faster 0-60 and about a second and a half faster through the quarter. It is by no means dissapointing!
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I maybe holding out for this one!! C'mon GM!! Make it happen!
I'm sure what will be the Z28 will be out by 2011 and I can only hope this will be what GM suprises us with. Come on GM

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It is hard to launch a 550hp car without smoking the tires.
Who cares?!!! (not meant to sound rude ) I'm down to try!

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I'm sure what will be the Z28 will be out by 2011 and I can only hope this will be what GM suprises us with. Come on GM



X2 - DUH!!!



Who cares?!!! (not meant to sound rude ) I'm down to try!



I don't think you are rude, you just got the wrong idea. I was just saying that because of the 0-60 comment. I would take a 1000hp car if I could get one.
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I don't think you are rude, you just got the wrong idea. I was just saying that because of the 0-60 comment. I would take a 1000hp car if I could get one.
Okay. cool

Me too, LOL!
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It is hard to launch a 550hp car without smoking the tires.
W/ a little practice it's not hard at all.. It took me a while to hook 800 hp but with the right skins, PSI, and launch technique you can do it!!
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