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Old 12-20-2007, 11:24 AM   #1
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new ZR1 official press release

i was waiting for someone else to post this, but it looks like nobody is going to...........
http://www.autoblog.com/2007/12/19/d...-corvette-zr1/


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too rich for my blood......


and if i ever had that much money id get an aston martin
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Old 12-20-2007, 11:30 AM   #3
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meh, its a supercharged vette. rather get a gtr, which is the reason chevy finally decided to make this. which means nismo is gonna get to tweak the new godzilla. congrats chvy you just whipped it out, and its about to get shot off.
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Brenton have you seen a c6 z06 race yet? I really dont think the gt-r stands a chance against this zr1 no matter how well they tune it.
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Old 12-20-2007, 11:40 AM   #5
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congrats chvy you just whipped it out, and its about to get shot off.
not likely. the GTR is competition for the Z06. this car is playing on an entirely different level(think ferrari 599, lamborghini murcielago).

i could do without the clear plastic panel on the hood.
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it will take a lot more than a supercharger to keep me from buying a 599gtb...

and I dont even want to think about cleaning those wheels... lol
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it will take a lot more than a supercharger to keep me from buying a 599gtb...
something like a $300,000 price difference?
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didn't ford try to make a ferarri eater? and failed?
the formula is the saneme any how, big v8 supercharged, six speed over the rear axle, my guesss is it'll do like the gt did to the super cars it's trying to beat, play catch up. sorry but why have forced induction when i can get something that wont hide in a tarffic jam for shit and has at least 500 to 550
hp n/a. with a slightly more driver freindlt power curve. ( that boost can cause scary shit if it wicks up on you mid corner)
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which car are you talking about? 500whp NA V8?

the gt-r is tt...

and fyi, the GT did very well in US markets compared to maybach, maserati, etc.

and if 300,000 is gonna bother you when you go to sleep at night, then you shouldnt be buying the zr1 anyway.
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wasnt speaking of the gtr that time, lol. more like a lambo miura p400

cuz if i'm gonna roll an exotic its gotta be old school
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