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      07-25-2013, 06:25 AM   #111
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The Edmunds video's best part was the revelation that this Vette did 1.08g. That's nuts, especially considering that it's the base model (not a Z06 or ZR1). The only flaw is that it looks like it was designed by a hormonal 14 year old boy who is into comic books.
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      07-25-2013, 01:34 PM   #112
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Will it only come in manual or is there going to be a DCT one as well? With DCT it'd be a monster on the track.
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      07-25-2013, 01:35 PM   #113
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There is a choice of a 7-sp manual and a 6-sp automatic. There is no DCT as of right now. Rumor has it GM is working on an 8sp auto that will match or better a DCT.
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      07-25-2013, 02:01 PM   #114
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After watching the review, i am still not ready to jump on the corvette wagon. i would however consider a c7 Z06. Thats really the only corvette i like. I just hate how mainstream corvettes are.
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The Edmunds review was great. Arguably the best $60K you could spend given the performance. Ignoring price the car is fantastic... when you add price into the equation it is simply stellar.
agreed. what an incredible bargain.
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      07-25-2013, 02:55 PM   #116
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I still can't get over how ugly the rear end is ...
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      07-25-2013, 03:29 PM   #117
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I like the Motortrend review best so far. I'm totally on the Corvette bandwagon

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      07-30-2013, 04:57 PM   #118
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Dont understand people who do not appreciate a good car. Are we car enthusiasts or stricly M lovers on here?
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      07-30-2013, 07:26 PM   #119
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I am at the very least going to test drive this...I'm afraid I'm gonna love it.
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I am at the very least going to test drive this...I'm afraid I'm gonna love it.
Get in without looking at it!
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      07-30-2013, 07:59 PM   #121
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I am at the very least going to test drive this...I'm afraid I'm gonna love it.
Get in without looking at it!
I don't find the car hideous considering everything on it is functional...fact. Or at least that's what they say.
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Get in without looking at it!
Reserve judgment until you see it in person...
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      07-30-2013, 08:05 PM   #123
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After watching the review, i am still not ready to jump on the corvette wagon. i would however consider a c7 Z06. Thats really the only corvette i like. I just hate how mainstream corvettes are.
Lol like the m3 isn't?
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Lol like the m3 isn't?
maybe i should have stated, vettes are very main stream in my area.

I dont see many e9x m3 or even e46 m3s. I see more C7 vettes on the road than i do M3s. I don't even think vettes are open to the public yet lol. but really i am not kidding about that C7 thing. saw 2 last week.
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maybe i should have stated, vettes are very main stream in my area.

I dont see many e9x m3 or even e46 m3s. I see more C7 vettes on the road than i do M3s. I don't even think vettes are open to the public yet lol. but really i am not kidding about that C7 thing. saw 2 last week.
True location is big but generally the m3 is a very mainstream car all over
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Come down to a city like Houston, TX and you will run into plenty of M3's both E46 and E9x. This is considering that Texas is very much a muscle car heaven.

Also, I never get people who buy cars for exclusivity. Its like trying to prove to others I am better then you because I have a car that no one else has. Who cares.....LOL.

If you are the only one who owns a car that is not so great then it is still not a good car no matter how you cut it. A great car is a great car no matter how many people own it period. Plus, the fun is modifying the car to make it look like yours. To give it that personal touch.

I have never been into Corvettes but this is the first one that is designed with some stylish functional aggressiveness in exterior. Also, the interior belongs in a $50K plus car. So looking forward to driving one in person.


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maybe i should have stated, vettes are very main stream in my area.

I dont see many e9x m3 or even e46 m3s. I see more C7 vettes on the road than i do M3s. I don't even think vettes are open to the public yet lol. but really i am not kidding about that C7 thing. saw 2 last week.
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Does anyone know what is projected price for c7 z06?
That car should be fantastic
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Does anyone know what is projected price for c7 z06?
That car should be fantastic
No but I would bet within a couple of thousand of the current Z06... which is consistent with the current car vs the C6.
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      08-08-2013, 06:38 AM   #129
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No but I would bet within a couple of thousand of the current Z06... which is consistent with the current car vs the C6.
Noticed in your signature that you have a Stingray on order. When are you expecting it? Can't wait to hear about your user experience.
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Noticed in your signature that you have a Stingray on order. When are you expecting it? Can't wait to hear about your user experience.
Being from Canada, we are getting ours after the US orders. I don't expect delivery until February/March... which means it will sit in the garage until April.
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Being from Canada, we are getting ours after the US orders. I don't expect delivery until February/March... which means it will sit in the garage until April.
Right on you did pull the trigger on one! Do you already have build specks?
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      08-08-2013, 08:53 PM   #132
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Nice saw they have some unusual color choices for exterior as well this time around.
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