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Old 01-23-2013, 01:47 PM   #18
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I personally can't imagine ever wanting to part with mine, no matter what comes next. I'm curious on what they have planned to get us to move onward and upward but I'm in no hurry. This is still my dream car and most of my attraction is the styling. I waited 25 years for GM to build this car and never thought it would happen.

If I did get a newer one it would likely be a DD. I think this gen has a bit of special magic to it for a lot of people, including myself. I'll always keep this one as my toy.
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Old 01-23-2013, 02:00 PM   #19
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Not in a hurry at all.
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Old 01-24-2013, 08:51 AM   #20
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Because a new Mustang is right around the corner.
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Old 01-24-2013, 03:28 PM   #21
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Just curiosity on my part. Having read some of the rumors I can't help but be anxious to see it. I'll be keeping mine for a long, long time regardless and I guess to some degree I'm wondering they'll come out with something so great that I'll regret my commitment to this one. Won't matter, as of a week from tomorrow I'll have so much much money in my 2012 that it will be out of the question to trade it. Maggie, ZL1 fuel pump and all going in starting Monday, but I'm still curious to see the new one.
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Old 01-24-2013, 03:48 PM   #22
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Because it promises to be smaller, lighter and more powerful with better fuel economy.
ok...

... What new gen manufacturer doesn't promise that?
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Old 01-24-2013, 04:14 PM   #23
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I love how folks with the 5th Gen Camaro say they would never part with their car.. I bet when Chevy/GM comes out with a 6th Gen Z28 with incredible Stats, everyone and his brother and sister will be in line to get one and I'm sure quite a few will be trading in a 5th Gen for it... And if they produce a 6th Gen with a 7.0L(just a thought) plenty would probably be getting rid of their ZL1 too. As of last week, here in Phila., PA, I have seen so many Used 5th Gen Camaros including some ZL1s already.. I would like to see the 6th Gen arrive sooner because there are way too many 5th Gen Camaros around, they don't seem special any more...
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Old 01-24-2013, 04:43 PM   #24
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I for one would like to stop seeing so many 5th gens on the road.... they're too common now.
Shoot, around here it's mustang ally. SS
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Old 01-25-2013, 01:09 PM   #25
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I am just curious on why there is such a hurry for the 6th Gen Camaro to come out? We are still enjoying out 5th Gen. The faster the 6th Gen comes out, the faster our 5th Gen will decrease in price, just thinking out loud.
Poeple are always curious about the future.
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Old 01-26-2013, 01:36 AM   #26
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Decrease in value?
Anyone notice that 4th gens were a dime a dozen 5 years ago, and now they are insanely priced?
I passed on a few $4-5000 SS's before the 5th gen was out. Now they are $10K cars.
I think ours will hold their own.
The 6th gen may be a turd....never know.
1st Gen = Bad ASS
2nd Gen = Meh
3rd Gen = Excellent
4th Gen = Decent
5th Gen = Awesome
6th Gen = ? (if it has 2nd Gen style, I'll pass)
Bring back the square look! IROC style!
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Old 01-27-2013, 07:00 PM   #27
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6th gen wont be a turd cause it will be on the same paltform as the ATS, which is lighter(the biggest problem of the Camaro right now, making it slower and less fuel efficient), and it will have the new LT1; more hp/tq!!

Plus the it will probably look better!

Its a big win IMO.

That beeing said, its not out yet and 5th gen owner have a lot of time to enjoy their ride before its out!!
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Old 01-28-2013, 04:40 AM   #28
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I for one would like to stop seeing so many 5th gens on the road.... they're too common now.
In my area i hardly see any Camaro's and if i do it's mainly a V6. Very few SS's and i've seen only 1 ZL1 and i don't think it was from around here.
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Old 01-28-2013, 05:48 AM   #29
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I doubt the 6th gen will look better than the 5th gen.
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Old 01-28-2013, 06:01 AM   #30
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With the exception of the 1st Gen all of the others were around for quite a few years. I don't believe we will see the 6th Gen for a while.
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:13 AM   #31
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Because a new Mustang is right around the corner.
People need to listen to this guy more often. Fenwick is one of the most informed posters when it comes to what's going on.
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Old 01-30-2013, 05:16 PM   #32
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Because a new Mustang is right around the corner.
This^

Plain and simple thats it. The 5th gen was a great hit for GM, but with the new mustang coming out the 6th gen camaro will be needed right away.
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Old 01-30-2013, 07:39 PM   #33
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New Mustang
Better starting platform in the Alpha
Design won't be limited to make the car retro
It's the new thing
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Old 01-31-2013, 10:09 PM   #34
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The gen6 can't come soon enough...
But please AFM,auto only...
Probably as butt ugly as the new Corvette - and it's industry leading "part time" four cyl. engine......
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