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Old 07-09-2013, 01:15 PM   #18
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If the camaro shrinks down to the size of a CTS or ATS...
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Old 07-09-2013, 02:55 PM   #19
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If the camaro shrinks down to the size of a CTS or ATS...
Won't be the catastrophe you are imagining. From the center of the car subtract an inch from each side. I bet we will barely notice.

The new 2014 CTS:

Wheelbase (in / mm):
114.6 / 2911
Length (in / mm):
195.5 / 4966
Height (in / mm):
57.2 / 1454
Width (in / mm):
72.2 / 1833
Track (in / mm):
front: 61.4 / 1560
rear: 61.7 / 1568
Base curb weight (lb / kg):
3616 / 1640
Weight distribution
(% front / rear):
50.3 / 49.7

Our existing Gen5:

Wheelbase (in/mm): 112.3 / 2852
Overall length (in/mm): 190.4 / 4836
Overall Width: 75.5 / 1918
Overall height: 54.2 / 1377
Track (front) (in/mm): 63.7 / 1618
Track (rear) (in/mm): 64.1 / 1628 (LS, LT)
63.7 / 1618 (SS)
Curb weight (lb/kg): 3750 / 1705 - LT automatic
3741 / 1700 - LT manual
3769 / 1713 - LS automatic
3780 / 1718 - LS manual
3913 / 1779 - SS automatic
3860 / 1755 - SS manual
Weight balance: 52% front / 48% rear
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Old 07-09-2013, 07:52 PM   #20
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Everyone is wrong, here is the actual 6th Gen concept car....
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Old 07-09-2013, 09:14 PM   #21
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I don't know if this article is accurate, but the headline reads that Chevrolet did this transformers concept.
Didn't see this before I posted.... often the movie folks do these on their own, but not always and it appears Chevy had their hand in this one.

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Old 07-10-2013, 07:09 AM   #22
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Looks like a spark made whoopy with a veyron lol
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Old 07-10-2013, 08:26 AM   #23
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Considering TRU140S is a FWD Delta-II car, it has a better chance of being a next-gen Cruze coupe than a Camaro.

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I would say the Gen5 Camaro is NOT retro. Sure it has some resemblance to the early Camaros, but the Gen5 is definitely a thoroughly modern looking car IMO. If the Gen6 drops the distinctive styling for a "modern" look, then GM loses all it gained with the Gen5.

I still think the Transformers 4 is the Gen6, ie 2014 Gen5 cut to fit on an ATS chassis with some updates.
The T4 Camaro is obviously a Zeta-based 5th gen. It just has a different front fascia and body kit. Dimensions are 100% Zeta.

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If anything they should bring that out as a Cruze Sports Coupe.
There you go.

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If the camaro shrinks down to the size of a CTS or ATS...
It needs to.

You do realize Camaro is currently built on a full size sedan platform? When Zeta was conceived GM was planning on building everything from an Impala to a next-gen Buick Lucerne to a flagship Cadillac sedan on it. Hell the current Caprice (Zeta LWB) is a land barge.

Shrinking it down to fit Alpha and the weight reduction that will come along with that is only a good thing.
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Old 07-10-2013, 12:36 PM   #24
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Won't be the catastrophe you are imagining. From the center of the car subtract an inch from each side. I bet we will barely notice.

The new 2014 CTS:

Wheelbase (in / mm):
114.6 / 2911
Length (in / mm):
195.5 / 4966
Height (in / mm):
57.2 / 1454
Width (in / mm):
72.2 / 1833
Track (in / mm):
front: 61.4 / 1560
rear: 61.7 / 1568
Base curb weight (lb / kg):
3616 / 1640
Weight distribution
(% front / rear):
50.3 / 49.7

Our existing Gen5:

Wheelbase (in/mm): 112.3 / 2852
Overall length (in/mm): 190.4 / 4836
Overall Width: 75.5 / 1918
Overall height: 54.2 / 1377
Track (front) (in/mm): 63.7 / 1618
Track (rear) (in/mm): 64.1 / 1628 (LS, LT)
63.7 / 1618 (SS)
Curb weight (lb/kg): 3750 / 1705 - LT automatic
3741 / 1700 - LT manual
3769 / 1713 - LS automatic
3780 / 1718 - LS manual
3913 / 1779 - SS automatic
3860 / 1755 - SS manual
Weight balance: 52% front / 48% rear
ATS...alpha platform...not cts...
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Old 07-10-2013, 03:19 PM   #25
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Coupe version of the SS.
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Old 07-11-2013, 09:47 AM   #26
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ATS...alpha platform...not cts...
The 2014 CTS is on Alpha LWB.
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