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Old 10-06-2008, 08:35 AM   #76
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Thanks for clearing that up for us John. Thats some good offical news.
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:09 AM   #77
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are those the only colors period? or are they going to offer any form of red? that would be a let down imo if they dont...guess i will just have to find a good painter then
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:19 AM   #78
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are those the only colors period? or are they going to offer any form of red? that would be a let down imo if they dont...guess i will just have to find a good painter then
I can make them in any color for you.
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:21 AM   #79
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are those the only colors period? or are they going to offer any form of red? that would be a let down imo if they dont...guess i will just have to find a good painter then

there will be red...
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:25 AM   #80
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This is JohnnyCamaro-AKA John Cox from GM Accessories and I wanted everyone to know what exact colors we will be offering for the stripe packages.

For the Rally Stripes we have:
Black
Orange
Silver
Cyber Gray
White

For the Hood and Hockey Stripe Package (includes decklid as well)
Black
Gray
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there will be red...
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:45 AM   #81
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JohnnyCamaro AKA John Cox from GM Accessories;

GM Accessories will not be offering Red as an available color at the launch of the Camaro. The list I have posted above includes all the available colors.
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:50 AM   #82
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I AM RETARDED, reading these threads 1st thing in the morning before i have any coffee is officially a bad idea. i apologize i missed that post.

now i need to know why no red?
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:59 AM   #83
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I can make them in any color for you.
could you explain, please?
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Old 10-06-2008, 10:08 AM   #84
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This is JohnnyCamaro-AKA John Cox from GM Accessories and I wanted everyone to know what exact colors we will be offering for the stripe packages.

For the Rally Stripes we have:
Black
Orange
Silver
Cyber Gray
White

For the Hood and Hockey Stripe Package (includes decklid as well)
Black
Gray
White

All of the above will be available as an RPO code on the initial dealer order guide and on the window sticker or as an over the counter GM Accessory for after the purchase of the vehicle.

For those who only want Hockey Stripes and not the hood and decklid piece they will be available as an over the counter accessory to purchase as well.

I hope this helps everyone in their decision of how to personalize their Camaros. Its almost here!!!

Ok, so just to clarify, the Rally Stripe package is just the hood only, no rear deck lid?
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Old 10-06-2008, 10:21 AM   #85
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JohnnyCamaro-AKA John Cox from GM Accessories:

Rally Stripes are decklid as well, I just wanted to point out that the hood and hockey stripes had a decklid piece as well.
As for why no red, we are constantly monitoring demand but Decals have shelf lifes and we had to ensure that the demand would ensure that the stripes are purchased in a timely manner. We felt like we had a 8 unique offerings and that we offered the main offerings people desired.

Just to clarify, the comments and beliefs I make are those of myself and not of the company I represent.
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Old 10-06-2008, 10:36 AM   #86
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ok..I have a few questions...what is the best way to keep the vinyl clean...do they make anything to help keep its color??? and I also read where you could put a clear coat over the vinyl...is this a good idea??
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Old 10-06-2008, 11:00 AM   #87
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Hey John,

Thanks for your posts. I was wondering how to get in touch with you after Indy with questions and updates. I appreciate all the time you and the rest of the team took during and after your presentation and I look forward to your future posts down the road.

Question.

Will the blade spoiler make it into Wave 1? And if not, have you got an approximate timeframe on when it will be available?

Also, when might we start seeing more actual images of the accessories and options in the catalog?

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Old 10-06-2008, 11:09 AM   #88
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^^^^ I to would like to know when we may see more of the actual images of the options catalog. I'm ordering in one week! LOL any way of getting just a few pics?
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Old 10-06-2008, 11:37 AM   #89
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JohnnyCamaro-AKA John Cox from GM Accessories:

Rally Stripes are decklid as well, I just wanted to point out that the hood and hockey stripes had a decklid piece as well.
As for why no red, we are constantly monitoring demand but Decals have shelf lifes and we had to ensure that the demand would ensure that the stripes are purchased in a timely manner. We felt like we had a 8 unique offerings and that we offered the main offerings people desired.

Just to clarify, the comments and beliefs I make are those of myself and not of the company I represent.
Hi John,

Was there any reason why the colour Silver was not chosen for the Hockey Strip package as well? I was thinking of Imperial Blue, but really wanted silver, not Cyber Grey or Black stripes as to me, they would appear too dark and white would be too clean if you know what I mean.
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Old 10-06-2008, 11:54 AM   #90
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Never had stripes on a car before. How durable are they? I'd be worried that they would begin to come off after several washings. Or maybe when you have alot of ice and salt.
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Old 10-06-2008, 12:32 PM   #91
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This is JohnnyCamaro-AKA John Cox from GM Accessories and I wanted everyone to know what exact colors we will be offering for the stripe packages.

For the Rally Stripes we have:
Silver
I plan on getting the silver Rally Stripes for my Red Jewel SS. I was wondering if the Rally Stripes will have the pinstripe outline ala the Bumblebee stripe style?

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Old 10-06-2008, 12:36 PM   #92
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I plan on getting the silver Rally Stripes for my Red Jewel SS. I was wondering if the Rally Stripes will have the pinstripe outline ala the Bumblebee stripe style?

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the outline stripe is shown on the production intent slide at the beginning of the thread
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the outline stripe is shown on the production intent slide at the beginning of the thread
I need glasses. I missed the tiny gap in the pic..Lol..Thanks for the response Headpunter.
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I need glasses. I missed the tiny gap in the pic..Lol..Thanks for the response Headpunter.
hopefully that makes up for my gaff earlier....reading forums before i have coffee and a shower is ok, but posting is not so bueno....
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I am glad John mentioned that all these stripe packages each have their own RPO number. As a collector, we are always looking at how rare stripe and color combos are and this will help.

Cars with stripe packages ordered when the car was ordered (on the buildsheet) will be more desireable than the same car which had it's stripe package ordered over the counter.
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I am glad John mentioned that all these stripe packages each have their own RPO number. As a collector, we are always looking at how rare stripe and color combos are and this will help.

Cars with stripe packages ordered when the car was ordered (on the buildsheet) will be more desireable than the same car which had it's stripe package ordered over the counter.
sweet so my black stripes will actually make it worth more.
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sweet so my black stripes will actually make it worth more.
I would say more desireable anyway. As the cars become collectible, people will look for cars with specific color combinations. The nicest looking combinations will become the most desireable and thus may be able to command a higher resale value.

If I was looking at a used 'black stripe on red' colored Camaro, I would first read the RPO sticker to make sure the option was on the sticker. Dealer installed options do not have the same credibility in the collector car world.

For example, a black '69 Z/28 will command a 5 grand premium over any other colored '69 Z/28.
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Another thing I like is that with so many different stripe and paint color combinations, we should see quite a few ' 1 of 5' color combo cars. Unfortunately Punter, I have a feeling your color is not going to be one of them. Mostly because it is so nice that as soon as you drive it around town, people will want a car that looks just like it!

I might come up with a stripe color combo late in the year and stick the car in the garage until you can't get that combination anymore. I don't want to see myself coming and going. I can always do something like getting white stripes on a white car or red stripes on a red car. Then you can get crazy and put red stripes on a blue car or orange stripes on a red car.....
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This is JohnnyCamaro-AKA John Cox from GM Accessories and I wanted everyone to know what exact colors we will be offering for the stripe packages.

For the Rally Stripes we have:
Black
Orange
Silver
Cyber Gray
White

For the Hood and Hockey Stripe Package (includes decklid as well)
Black
Gray
White

All of the above will be available as an RPO code on the initial dealer order guide and on the window sticker or as an over the counter GM Accessory for after the purchase of the vehicle.

For those who only want Hockey Stripes and not the hood and decklid piece they will be available as an over the counter accessory to purchase as well.

I hope this helps everyone in their decision of how to personalize their Camaros. Its almost here!!!
Just wanted to say welcome to the site and a HUGE thank you for shedding the light on the stripe packages....

Now....about that forced induction package! Ok, ok...that's a different thread all together!

Again, welcome John!
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I would say more desireable anyway. As the cars become collectible, people will look for cars with specific color combinations. The nicest looking combinations will become the most desireable and thus may be able to command a higher resale value.

If I was looking at a used 'black stripe on red' colored Camaro, I would first read the RPO sticker to make sure the option was on the sticker. Dealer installed options do not have the same credibility in the collector car world.

For example, a black '69 Z/28 will command a 5 grand premium over any other colored '69 Z/28.
Nice info, thanks

Welcome John. It's great to have another GM Rep on the site. We will gladly welcome any new info we don't have as official info now. There is much speculation on this site as well as a few wanna be experts. It's very nice to finally get some we can count on.

I know some people still won't have the color options they were hoping for out of the gate, but you did make it able for me to solidify my colors in and out. I just hope that only a few cars will have the same colors after the first year. Thanks again and welcome to the site.
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