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Old 10-23-2008, 09:25 PM   #29
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That's what I'm talking about, I did order mine with stripes from GM I hope they look good or I'll have 2 take them off and paint my own. It just seems like they would get some photos with the stripes out unless they are still working on how the stripes will look like.
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:33 PM   #30
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When I saw the red RS with the sunroof in Indy I fell in love!!!!! It is very beautiful and mean lookin! The sunroof wasn't open tho.....but it was still nice seeing this car in person!!!!!! This is the one that i will be getting one day!!!!!

Thanks for the pics Tran!!
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:40 PM   #31
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Wow, the picture from the rear looking down at the rear window and trunk lid really shows how big the "hips" (quarter panels) are. Can't wait to inspect one close up!
That's actually just the lens the photographer used... it makes things that are closer look wider. There's a front view photo where the grille looks really wide and ominous too. It's done for the dramatic affect.

Now.... that brings us to the issue of people comparing the spy photos to the "beauty" shots of the concept. Most of the people taking spy shots were using small consumer cameras with regular zoom lenses and not a "wide angle" lens like this. OF COURSE the concept is going to look more dramatic and the spy shots are going to look a lot flatter and duller. It's the lenses!

I've never had an issue with the styling. I think they get the concept "spot on" with the V-6 camaro. I don't feel the love for the SS nose and never will. The sunroof opening outside the body was another "nails on a chalkboard" moment for me a few weeks ago when we first saw it. I took a lot of heat for not liking these parts of the car.

Now, if they get around to telling us they're going to offer blue on the SS and/or a HUD in a reasonable amount of time, then I'll be the first in line to get one.
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:40 PM   #32
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Gosh, I really wish they would do shots of CGM. . . The red looks bad ass. . . Might change it.
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:42 PM   #33
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Sunroof really doesn't look that bad to me. But still not willing to give up the reverse mohawk roof.
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:52 PM   #34
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seriously, my drive way is gonna look hot with a victory red SS and Colorado sitting next to each other
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:53 PM   #35
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I also don"t like that sun roof
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:56 PM   #36
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You have to like it - you ordered it on your Camaro. But that sunroof looks bad and detracts from an otherwise beautiful red Camaro RS. The proof of this? Your eyes are drawn to the ugly sunroof in every pic that shows it open. The pics where it is closed let you appreciate the whole car better. I don't care how functional you think it may be; the car looks so much better without it.

You're eyes are drawn to it because it's on your mind. If the sunroof hadn't been the topic of discussion, it would't be as obvious.

Though realistically, I don't immediately look at the sunroof. The car looks just as good either way, useless divit, or sunroof...
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:58 PM   #37
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I do not like the look of the sunroof. The panoramic sunroof design of GM's pontiac G6 is much nicer.
That would have been the best option imo.
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Old 10-23-2008, 10:22 PM   #38
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Great pics -- thanks for sharing. Love the interior shots. Glad I didn't get the moonroof option -- not too crazy about how it opens. But very little choice for Chevy considering the sloping of the roof.
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Old 10-23-2008, 10:28 PM   #39
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I feel like I saw these photos online about a month ago. Still nice photos.
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Old 10-23-2008, 10:51 PM   #40
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Old 10-23-2008, 10:57 PM   #41
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Red looks great but the sunroof looks a bit weak, it looks like it will fly off if you're hitting 120.
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Old 10-23-2008, 11:28 PM   #42
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Love the pics but this confirms for me I am NOT buying the sunroof!! I think it detracts from the looks of the car. It looks like an afterthought! Sorry.

Well at least thats money in my pocket. I have a sunroof on my magnum, it looks really good when open but I hardly ever use it!
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