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Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum Yesterday, 12:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,397
Posted By Fraxum
Safer?? Doubt it. But better gas mileage on the...

Safer?? Doubt it. But better gas mileage on the SS confirmed. And not faster than a bolton ZL1. And you can use the $$ you save in depreciation to buy those boltons. I had a M6 5th gen ZL1 and a...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-20-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,397
Posted By Fraxum
I have owned both. While the newer SS is a...

I have owned both. While the newer SS is a better performance car overall, stock they both are equal in speed, stock to stock same transmission.

But the ZL1 has more of the old school vibes,...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 03-18-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 41,073
Posted By Fraxum
This ^ for sure. :sad0147: But there does...

This ^ for sure. :sad0147:

But there does come a point where all this speed is just a bit silly and very dangerous for the unprepared driver. And so fast that internet bragging is all we will...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-18-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,826
Posted By Fraxum
I did the exact same thing on my 5th gens. I...

I did the exact same thing on my 5th gens. I still have a 5th gen NPP setup still in my shed. LS and LT engines sound tinny, boomy, and raspy to me with LTs. Not planning on LTs on the ZL1. And...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-18-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 419
Posted By Fraxum
OP Seat time is your friend. Once you are...

OP Seat time is your friend. Once you are comfortably in control racing, turn off all nannies and foot-brake a small burnout to get the water off of your tires. With practice you should be able to...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 03-15-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 41,073
Posted By Fraxum
LOL the difference between 180 and 200 MPH is...

LOL the difference between 180 and 200 MPH is only Internet bragging rights. Who really cares? Real bragging rights are track and 1/4 mile times that YOU drove. Still looking forward to the "slow"...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-15-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,225
Posted By Fraxum
I see I was confused. I never noticed the slow...

I see I was confused. I never noticed the slow speed bogging on my '16 M6 SS. So it must be a ZL1 thing.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-15-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By Fraxum
Save the $$. I have had a ported MSD and it...

Save the $$. I have had a ported MSD and it gives a little more power up top. But for sure not worth the $1K if you consider both ported. Unless you are planning an all out build. Message Pray.
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-14-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 405
Posted By Fraxum
Am I not seeing things? My '18 ZL1 does not have...

Am I not seeing things? My '18 ZL1 does not have the bulge.

OP Make sure the overall height of the rears is not more than one inch. Otherwise codes. I think the 35 is too tall for the fronts as...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-14-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,225
Posted By Fraxum
100% not true. I drag raced my '16 M6 SS...

100% not true. I drag raced my '16 M6 SS hundreds of times and I noticed in the car and so did friends watching. There is a definite visually noticeable bog at the line.

Same thing but not quite...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-12-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,107
Posted By Fraxum
Thanks. Just trying to help! :lol: BTW...

Thanks. Just trying to help! :lol:

BTW cool screen name.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-12-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,359
Posted By Fraxum
I had a 5th gen 1LE, and after abandoning my...

I had a 5th gen 1LE, and after abandoning my lifelong dream of owning a Corvette After driving a C7, I decided to twin turbo my 1LE. Driving the Camaro was more fun to me.

So I spent well over...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-12-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,107
Posted By Fraxum
LOL. I think some of you have some reading to...

LOL. I think some of you have some reading to do.

If you have a 401K or B and can afford to max out your contributions every year then the economy is great for you. And remember, to make a $40K...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Nav, Radar, Electronics 03-12-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,158
Posted By Fraxum
What is the benefit of the new software? ...

What is the benefit of the new software?

Anyway most car manufacturers are in the infotainment software/hardware stone age.

I have an old Toyota Rav4 and I put in a $250 Android Head unit with...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-11-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,895
Posted By Fraxum
IMO there is not much difference between a ZL1...

IMO there is not much difference between a ZL1 and a Z06. Sure the Z06 is faster but you can only tell the difference on a track. They are both silly and unusable on the street. But still fun. ...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-11-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 3,954
Posted By Fraxum
LOL been there done that. Years later I still...

LOL been there done that. Years later I still hear about it. I had just received a 50% raise and decided on the way home to treat myself to some new muscle. She wasn't pissed I bought it, but...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 03-11-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 3,954
Posted By Fraxum
OP if you have to convince her you have a...

OP if you have to convince her you have a problem. Make some kind of deal with her. Scratch her itches. A week on the Riviera would help.

As for me I would have more than one garage, a daily, a...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 03-04-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 41,073
Posted By Fraxum
Having done both with both close to me, I agree...

Having done both with both close to me, I agree the road track is more thrilling, but I do not agree that all would choose the road track over drag racing. The first difference is cost of the fun. ...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 03-01-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 41,073
Posted By Fraxum
LOL Yea, I'm driving a car bought mostly by...

LOL Yea, I'm driving a car bought mostly by cashing in my company's stock. The ZL1 is Soooo much more fun than watching the stock creep up and down.

At the end of your life you can only add up...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 02-27-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,149
Views: 41,073
Posted By Fraxum
We can argue about which one is faster dead...

We can argue about which one is faster dead stock. But to me the GT500 is the best looking by a lot. Especially without the huge spoiler. Bad ass.
...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 02-27-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By Fraxum
ADM Kit period. No more whining about ADM making...

ADM Kit period. No more whining about ADM making some money on each one. Once you install it, you can control your cars coolant without a dealer charge or even the time a visit takes. And I know...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 02-27-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By Fraxum
2018 A10 loaded. $61K

2018 A10 loaded. $61K
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-27-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,289
Posted By Fraxum
Some people just love to hate.

Some people just love to hate.
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 02-20-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,404
Posted By Fraxum
Really, being able to drive the ZL1 or any other...

Really, being able to drive the ZL1 or any other Hyper or near-Hyper-Car should require a special license. You are always only inches of throttle pushing away from your own disaster that may also...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 02-18-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,404
Posted By Fraxum
Mine had 4 or 5 miles on it as I remember. I...

Mine had 4 or 5 miles on it as I remember. I wasn't allowed to drive it until after I bought it! Most dealers I worked with would not allow anyone to test drive ZR1s, Z06es, or ZL1s. That being...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-18-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,289
Posted By Fraxum
OP there is nothing wrong at all with the latest...

OP there is nothing wrong at all with the latest Camaros. Opinions are like a______s, everybody has one. Enjoy the fun.
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 02-04-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 414
Posted By Fraxum
Hmmm, not sure about the ZL1, but my '16 SS had...

Hmmm, not sure about the ZL1, but my '16 SS had ARH LTS and the suitcase, not the Borla. But as mentioned the Borla valves should behave like stock. In Tour mode, the flaps would open when wide...
Forum: ZL1 Discussions 02-03-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,260
Posted By Fraxum
The A10 ZLE I am sure is capable but will not be...

The A10 ZLE I am sure is capable but will not be as fast as a standard A10 ZL1 in the 1/4. The things that were changed on the ZLE will not help on the drag strip unless GM has removed the A10 ZL1...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-01-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 6,812
Posted By Fraxum
My ZL1 is without a doubt the best performance...

My ZL1 is without a doubt the best performance car I have ever owned by far. Only if ever I need the cash will I sell it.

It is a keeper.

But the 351 4 speed top loader Falcon I built as a...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-01-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 13,813
Posted By Fraxum
keep the Chevron in the grill!! :) But man...

keep the Chevron in the grill!! :)

But man that gold center Chevron is ugly on all Camaros. The color should chabge with the interior lighting color.
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