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Old 01-31-2013, 12:25 AM   #1
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PETITION: Bring Back Aqua Blue Metallic!

I started a petition for those of us who want to see ABM or a similar color made on the future Camaros. Please sign and share this wherever you can!

https://www.change.org/petitions/che...o-the-camaro-2
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Old 01-31-2013, 12:55 AM   #2
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Old 01-31-2013, 01:25 AM   #3
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Old 01-31-2013, 07:28 AM   #4
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I'd rather see that Laguna Blue like the corvette has.
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Old 01-31-2013, 08:22 AM   #5
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No!!!! Don't bring it back. I have one so it makes me feel special.
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Old 01-31-2013, 09:39 AM   #6
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I have a feeling we may see another similar blue (like the Kinetic Blue on the Hot Wheels edition or a blue like the Laguna blue on the new Corvette) even before the 5th gen makes it last go round.

As for Aqua Blue, as much as I love mine, I think its gone for good.

I'd be more than happy if they never made another medium blue for the 5th gen (since I like having a rare color lol) but on the other hand I really feel releasing Kinetic Blue model wide instead of just a special edition would have been the way to go. I wouldn't be surprised to see Chevy release it on all models next year just like the Synergy Green....pissing off the current Hot Wheels owners/buyers.

Now if there is no 5th gen medium blue again, but a nice medium blue on the 6th....Wow will that ever make it even more temping to move on up lol.
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Old 01-31-2013, 10:10 AM   #7
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Don't they keep retiring these blues because nobody buys them......?
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Old 01-31-2013, 08:12 PM   #9
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Old 01-31-2013, 10:05 PM   #10
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Old 01-31-2013, 10:09 PM   #11
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Don't they keep retiring these blues because nobody buys them......?
Yes.

It's a repetitious case of the public at large not putting their money where the enthusiast's mouth is.
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Old 01-31-2013, 10:57 PM   #12
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Signed. Even if they don't sell like crazy on the lot, how hard is it to keep additional colors around at the factory? I just ordered a Camaro and I would have bought ABM in an instant if it was available. Really disappointed with the 2013 color selection.
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Old 01-31-2013, 11:04 PM   #13
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ABM

My 69 Camaro was "Le Mans blue" that's why I bought my wife her ABM. Maybe somebody can research the color and PM General Motors!
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Old 02-02-2013, 09:13 AM   #14
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ABM wasn't discontinued for lack of sales... it was the first of colors that were supposed to be a limited time offer... it was followed by the SGM which was only around a year if that long. I inquired about this long ago with our friends from upper management and that was the repsonse that was given. I think the overwhelming demand for the color after the plan was discontinued caught them off guard thats why SGM stayed in the market a little longer.
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Old 02-02-2013, 09:48 AM   #15
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I had heard it was discontinued due to ABM being the lowest sold color at the time. I attributed it to the fact that the color sample GM put in their brochures made ABM appear to be more of a teal green tinted blue color. When folks see ABM in person they flip out and I constantly hear that isn't anything like the color sample I saw. Definitely a color you have to see in person (and in sunlight) to appreciate. Proud to be one of the few blue!!
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Old 02-02-2013, 10:13 AM   #16
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I had heard it was discontinued due to ABM being the lowest sold color at the time. I attributed it to the fact that the color sample GM put in their brochures made ABM appear to be more of a teal green tinted blue color. When folks see ABM in person they flip out and I constantly hear that isn't anything like the color sample I saw. Definitely a color you have to see in person (and in sunlight) to appreciate. Proud to be one of the few blue!!
This! Had they had a. ABM camaro at the dealerships as a demo, a LOT more would've sold. Because they had to be ordered, a color chip was all you had and does absolutely no justice as to much POP the color has in sunlight. I know women tend to wet the panties at the site of it
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