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Old 06-22-2012, 02:11 PM   #52
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I hope they use that rear end. I'm waiting for the 50th anniversary version.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:11 PM   #53
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I'm 22 so if they are marketing those concepts towards me, they failed. But I'm not the average 22 year old, so those designs may work for other people my age.
I am 22 as well, I actually like the 140 concept (the white one) but not for a Camaro. The red one just looks odd IMO.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:17 PM   #54
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I'm 22 so if they are marketing those concepts towards me, they failed. But I'm not the average 22 year old, so those designs may work for other people my age.
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I am 22 as well, I actually like the 140 concept (the white one) but not for a Camaro. The red one just looks odd IMO.
I'm 30, and I perfer the Code 130r (red one) Has lots of muscular lines, and it's supost to be RWD... throw the 2.0 Ecotec turbo in it... and you've got a screaming fast car... that's easy to MOD, with a HUGE aftermarket.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:19 PM   #55
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Geez I hope they DON'T go that route with the ridiculously over-sized toy-car wheels; the lower front is just pure cliche ricer. I see kids with lower body panels like that front on their Hondas and Toyotas around here all the time.

The Camaro is a muscle car, not a speed-racer rice rocket.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:21 PM   #56
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That is one badass Chevy Civic!
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:24 PM   #57
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I'm 30, and I perfer the Code 130r (red one) Has lots of muscular lines, and it's supost to be RWD... throw the 2.0 Ecotec turbo in it... and you've got a screaming fast car... that's easy to MOD, with a HUGE aftermarket.
I just think it's ugly and cartoonish. I like the futuristic look of the 140, but as a different model not a Camaro.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:29 PM   #58
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I just think it's ugly and cartoonish. I like the futuristic look of the 140, but as a different model not a Camaro.
I see were you're coming from., I'd like the 140 better, if it was Mid-Engine RWD.

Back to the origional Camaro Concept... I like it... but it reminds me of all the Ricer Car Cartoons you see at the top of their respective forums.

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Old 06-22-2012, 02:33 PM   #59
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Great, so, we have an article with guesswork images (yeah, cause those have never been different than final) with pretty much nothing useful in the performance area... Yeah, I'll pass on opinion until there's actual real data. Until that time, it's just a drawing.

The car could very well get beaten by a smart car at this point.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:37 PM   #60
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Waaaay too much 5th gen in there. I'd be willing to bet the 6th gen looks more like the 130R concept than this rendering. I'm looking forward to following the 6th gen development. I just won't pre-order before the car is produced like I did with the 5th gen. They got me good on that one.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:39 PM   #61
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Waaaay too much 5th gen in there. I'd be willing to bet the 6th gen looks more like the 130R concept than this rendering. I'm looking forward to following the 6th gen development. I just won't pre-order before the car is produced like I did with the 5th gen. They got me good on that one.
The changes between this and the current 5th remind me of the changes between the 1st and 2nd versions of the 4th gens.
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:52 PM   #62
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love it, kinda has similarity to the lights the new mustangs have
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Old 06-22-2012, 02:57 PM   #63
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That is one badass Chevy Civic!
Looking at it a little more, there are SOME aspects of this that I like and even think would look good on the current Camaro. The headlights are all kinds of cool. As the article says, they emulate the '69 RS style headlights. And the hood is really cool. I've always thought that some kind of heat extracting vents would look good on it. I've just never seen any that I think don't look like they came off of a NOPIfied Civic (No offense ZL1 owners, the ZL1's hood fits it, I just am not crazy about it still). These however, these fit the car. They are a throwback to the originals, yet they follow the sleek chisled lines of the new hood.

...But I still think it looks like a Chevy Civic. Maybe a Chevy Civic SI...
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Old 06-22-2012, 03:00 PM   #64
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I am just basing it off what the Mustang did. 2005-2009 then 2010-2014 the facelifted version. I know it's switching platforms but I still want it to keep a similar style to what we have now. The design of the 5th Gen got lots of praises and I hope GM remembers that when they are making the 2015.
It probably won't. The whole neo-retro design fad is pretty much dead. Mustang will be moving towards a more futuristic, evolutionary design and Camaro will most likely follow suit.
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Old 06-22-2012, 03:13 PM   #65
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If that were a true concept consideration I'm confident it would get fat and heavy by production.
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Old 06-22-2012, 03:27 PM   #67
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meh reminds me of a scion or something. Hope the prod. model looks better than this.
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Old 06-22-2012, 03:28 PM   #68
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Geez I hope they DON'T go that route with the ridiculously over-sized toy-car wheels; the lower front is just pure cliche ricer. I see kids with lower body panels like that front on their Hondas and Toyotas around here all the time.

The Camaro is a muscle car, not a speed-racer rice rocket.
Keep in mind, this drawing is simply an exaggeration of something that could come to be a realistic car. The body lines, the wheels, the front fascia are all overdone....in fact if you look at the concept drawings for the 5th gen they were the same way. Overdone, but still very similar to to the final product, its just that the end result was more tame and less "cartoony".

Of course we must all keep in mind this is just someones imagination, and may be nothing close, but that said I hope that GM does pay attention to this thread!

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Great, so, we have an article with guesswork images (yeah, cause those have never been different than final) with pretty much nothing useful in the performance area... Yeah, I'll pass on opinion until there's actual real data. Until that time, it's just a drawing.

The car could very well get beaten by a smart car at this point.
Aww why the fuddy duddy attitude? Your basically saying we shouldn't imagine or speculate on anything until we have cold hard facts? Whats the fun in that?

I have to say...I like it very much, and it is quite close to what I would be hoping for with the 6th gen assuming they wanted to make at an evolution of the 5th gen. I like it from all sides and the raise in the hood still gives it a bit of a muscle car type appearance. I even love the rear end...its just GREAT!

Good power, on a lighter chassis, with this body.....I'm SOLD.

Chevy...are you listening???
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