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Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-31-2020, 01:47 PM
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Posted By John_B
I agree, a manual 6th gen is what i have almost...

I agree, a manual 6th gen is what i have almost fully decided on. Now Iím just seeing if maybe a ZL1 would be in the budget or stick with the SS 1LE. A ZL1 would be the best of both worlds and Iíd...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-29-2020, 08:26 PM
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Posted By John_B
2011 also came with a joke of a tire, 235 pirelli...

2011 also came with a joke of a tire, 235 pirelli all seasons. Anybody can crash that off the showroom floor
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-29-2020, 05:20 PM
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Posted By John_B
Looks like the 13/14 mustang grill.

Looks like the 13/14 mustang grill.
Forum: USA - NY / NJ / PA 05-24-2020, 01:51 PM
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Posted By John_B
I wouldn’t look any further than RPM if i was in...

I wouldn’t look any further than RPM if i was in PA. They do great work
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-24-2020, 01:40 PM
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Posted By John_B
Who said a roll has to be a street race?

Who said a roll has to be a street race?
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-22-2020, 10:26 AM
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Posted By John_B
I’m almost 90% sold on the Camaro right now....

I’m almost 90% sold on the Camaro right now. Another factor is i won’t have to drop 10k right away (supercharger on mustang) i can go slowly in stages and just enjoy it little by little. I’m trying...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-22-2020, 10:16 AM
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Posted By John_B
A 400hp crx would put a smile on my face for...

A 400hp crx would put a smile on my face for maybe 15 seconds during that first pull and then that would be it.

If you go to the store, park your car and donít look back at it... you bought the...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-21-2020, 07:18 PM
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Posted By John_B
I looked at the SS and once i started adding all...

I looked at the SS and once i started adding all the options i wanted, i realized i was basically building a 1LE so it makes more sense to just get the 1LE. I really need to get to a local dealer and...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-21-2020, 06:56 PM
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Posted By John_B
Not harsh at all, you're entitled to your opinion...

Not harsh at all, you're entitled to your opinion just like everyone else.

Of course i am hung up on the horsepower, thats the whole point of making this thread to see if i can be...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 73
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Posted By John_B
If you want to help out and buy my C5Z, Iíll get...

If you want to help out and buy my C5Z, Iíll get started right away! Haha had a bunch of interest right after posting (2 weeks ago) seemed to of died down. Not a good time to sell, and a very small...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 08:05 PM
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Posted By John_B
LT1s not holding boost was an over simplification...

LT1s not holding boost was an over simplification and also in comparison to the coyote lol.

H/C 6th gen seems to be the route Iím leaning towards for all the reasons mentioned, just a much nicer...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 07:36 PM
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Posted By John_B
You can add Recaros to the performance pack 2?...

You can add Recaros to the performance pack 2? Unless you just mean they donít come with them standard, which makes zero sense to me. Performance package but no performance seats. I agree with...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 04:17 PM
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Posted By John_B
Very reasonable advice/outlook, thank you....

Very reasonable advice/outlook, thank you. Basically what i just responded to the person above with, Iím getting caught in the numbers but for what im actually going to use the car for, i donít think...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
I definitely like all the benefits of N/A. I...

I definitely like all the benefits of N/A. I think Iím getting stuck on the Higher horsepower number = more fun. True to a point, but not everything.

Realistically i have never been to a track...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 03:08 PM
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Posted By John_B
The thing with a new car is the 0% financing...

The thing with a new car is the 0% financing which is great and hard to ignore. I do still have to check and see if Chevy offers it. I know the mustang does and that itself saves a bunch of money.
...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
Yeah, Iíd go FBO right away. Then decide how much...

Yeah, Iíd go FBO right away. Then decide how much i really want to go into this build. I donít know if i can pick the Camaro and NOT get a cam lol so thats where i go down the rabbit hole and need to...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
I 100% agree with the cost of n/a 6th gen Camaro...

I 100% agree with the cost of n/a 6th gen Camaro vs supercharged mustang, thats the dilemma lol. I would do all the labor myself, except probably the cam and if i got heads. But full exhaust, msd...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 73
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Posted By John_B
To me, the sound of the Camaro is much better...

To me, the sound of the Camaro is much better than the ďExoticĒ sounding coyote. And because i donít really race it anymore, i think that better sound and third pedal would be more enjoyable day to...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 11:47 AM
Replies: 73
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Posted By John_B
I think the interior in the Camaro is much...

I think the interior in the Camaro is much better(without sitting/driving in them yet) The Recaro seats look better, i think the dash layout is better, the suede/Alcantara steering wheel and shift...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
Iím sure its a joy to drive, i almost feel bad...

Iím sure its a joy to drive, i almost feel bad getting the 1LE and not racing it on a track lol but i just would never use it for that and the 1LE has all the options Iíd want in a weekend toy. Its...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-20-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
That thought crossed my mind too. I can make it...

That thought crossed my mind too. I can make it 500-550whp and if i start making trips to Mexico or think i need more i can add nitrous. Never was a nitrous guy but for how often Iíd use it, it could...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-19-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
Well if i get a Camaro SS, i wont boost it....

Well if i get a Camaro SS, i wont boost it. Mustang, yes... the used ZL1 is definitely an option and ill keep an eye out. I really donít like buying other peoples used cars and the risk that comes...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-19-2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 73
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Posted By John_B
I noticed that, my thought process was if Iím...

I noticed that, my thought process was if Iím building a 800hp mustang Iíd want the auto (never thought Iíd say that) to make it as fast and consistent as possible racing.

The 1LE being about...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-19-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
I totally get that. The mt82 isn’t good, luckily...

I totally get that. The mt82 isn’t good, luckily i had no issues in my 2012. I never thought I’d say i want an auto, but seeing the gen 3 coyote with a blower/turbo and the auto is just nuts.

I...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-19-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
I agree. Thatís basically what Iím stuck on, do i...

I agree. Thatís basically what Iím stuck on, do i want to build a 800hp roll race car, or an awesome sounding n/a 500hp build. If i could afford a ZL1 it would be a no brainer lol
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-19-2020, 03:49 PM
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Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
Thank you for your input. From what Iíve read,...

Thank you for your input. From what Iíve read, Iíd say thatís an accurate assessment. Camaro will ride/handle better. The power is the only thing holding me back.

I prefer the sound and interior...
Forum: 6th gen Camaro vs... 05-19-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,629
Posted By John_B
2020 SS 1LE vs 2020 Mustang GT

Hey guys, first post here and Iím hoping to get some opinions and maybe help me make this decision on my next car. I apologize in advance for the long post, just trying to show Iím not a troll and...
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