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Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 04-18-2022, 07:30 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 11,368
Posted By hotlap
I didn’t know that #3 was part of the gen5 Camaro...

I didn’t know that #3 was part of the gen5 Camaro design team or that he was given a CTF car to evaluate. I’d love to hear more about what part of the car he was responsible for and how GM took his...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 04-17-2022, 06:22 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 11,368
Posted By hotlap
That “except” is huge. Go to the one minute...

That “except” is huge. Go to the one minute mark, in the link below, and sense the visceral component of an otherwise antiquated car.

You are talking to automobile enthusiasts on an enthusiast...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 04-17-2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 11,368
Posted By hotlap
I stumbled into this realization recently. I...

I stumbled into this realization recently.

I was driving to work in my 1LE. Negative altitude density, because it was cold, so it was making good power.

There is a four lane intersection where...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 04-17-2022, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9,883
Views: 2,319,463
Posted By hotlap
When local and federal elected officials question...

When local and federal elected officials question and limit the ability of law enforcement to respond… Benelli M4 semiautomatic 12 gauge as a defensive weapon.

922r compliant modified for 7 in...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 04-16-2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,687
Posted By hotlap
:thanks: The styling is from when the great...

:thanks:

The styling is from when the great Bill Mitchell was GM’s Vice President of Design and it is said the he overruled designer Bill Porter on many of the elements that are exclusive to the...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 04-16-2022, 07:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,687
Posted By hotlap
I’ve been watching BaT, Mecum, Hemmings , EBay...

I’ve been watching BaT, Mecum, Hemmings , EBay Motors and ClassicCars.com. Values of classic cars have gone up 15-30% over the past year.

Use Classic.com to see what has sold, or been listed for...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-10-2022, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12,077
Views: 3,960,565
Posted By hotlap
:thanks: :happy0180: I'm going to keep this...

:thanks: :happy0180:
I'm going to keep this one. Best color (Rally Green) and best trim (2SS 1LE). Plus, GM has nothing lust worthy anymore (not a Vette guy).

I'm looking for something else...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 03-10-2022, 08:52 AM
Replies: 12,077
Views: 3,960,565
Posted By hotlap
Made the final payment. :happyanim:

Made the final payment. :happyanim:
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-05-2022, 10:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,034
Posted By hotlap
I understand the economic constrains. I started...

I understand the economic constrains. I started life making very little and slowly prospered through night school.

I've always justified the purchase of tools by doing the work myself. Changing...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-05-2022, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,034
Posted By hotlap
How did I never see these before? :lol: On sale...

How did I never see these before? :lol: On sale for $225 each

I've gone through gymnastics to get the car up on the tires to drop the transmission or do other work underneath, or to work on the...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-03-2022, 12:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,471
Posted By hotlap
Sweet bike. This was my ride circa 1976 ...

Sweet bike. This was my ride circa 1976

When I owned it, I didn't dream of driving a Tahoe someday. I had my eye on my brothers Chevelle SS 396. Yeah ...he drove it in the winter
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Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-03-2022, 12:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,471
Posted By hotlap
Because a Tahoe is a soul sucking ride. :D ...

Because a Tahoe is a soul sucking ride. :D

I daily drove a Grand Cherokee 4x4 for a few year once. I regretted it day one. Big lumbering ox with the aerodynamics of a brick and the fuel economy...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 02-01-2022, 01:20 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
South Eastern Wisconsin had all of the bridges...

South Eastern Wisconsin had all of the bridges and interchanges replaced over the past 10 years. Including long on/off ramps wherever possible.

Here are two of the larger ones. I drive with the...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-31-2022, 03:44 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
I've got a similar one 10 minutes from me. ...

I've got a similar one 10 minutes from me.
...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-30-2022, 10:32 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
Here is my theory of the gen6 product decision. ...

Here is my theory of the gen6 product decision.


It had to share a version of the Aplha platform and production capacity with Cadillac. That increased the manufacturing cost.

They based...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-29-2022, 11:49 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
I’d like to hear it from him. He worked for...

I’d like to hear it from him.

He worked for GM long before the Alpha Camaro. Mr. Balsa Wood floor himself drove Fbodfather’s Gen5 CTF test car. IIRC, he wasn’t with GM then.

This always...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-29-2022, 08:54 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
You know this as fact how?

You know this as fact how?
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-28-2022, 08:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,336
Posted By hotlap
Yes. I ordered my 16 2SS with MRC.

Yes. I ordered my 16 2SS with MRC.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-28-2022, 08:08 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,336
Posted By hotlap
I daily drove two 2SS (16/18) 41,000 miles. I...

I daily drove two 2SS (16/18) 41,000 miles. I now drive a 1LE 2SS since May and put on 6,000 miles. The difference in ride firmness is indiscernible but the lateral stability is noticeably better....
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-28-2022, 07:19 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
The reality. Since 2015 the segment is down...

The reality.

Since 2015 the segment is down 51.7%

Camaro down 71.8%
Mustang down 57.2%
Challenger down 18.2%


One can literally say that since 2018, GM abandoned the Camaro. No new...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-26-2022, 12:41 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
From a branding standpoint. Who did a better...

From a branding standpoint. Who did a better job?

SS or GT or Challenger
SS-1LE or Shelby GT350
ZL1 or Hellcat or Shelby GT500
Blazer or Bronco
Hummer or F-150 Lightning
Chevrolet Montana...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-26-2022, 08:07 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
gm does a bad job with branding in general. They...

gm does a bad job with branding in general. They develop a lot of very cool and capable cars/truck and then ignore them. Ford and Dodge put effort into branding and it shows.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-25-2022, 04:44 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
This sums it up. Interesting read

This sums it up. Interesting read
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-25-2022, 04:07 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
The settlement covers loans through 2019. LOL(?)

The settlement covers loans through 2019. LOL(?)
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-25-2022, 11:03 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
:iono:

:iono:
Forum: Dragstrip and Launching Discussion 01-22-2022, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2,363
Views: 715,392
Posted By hotlap
I sent a PM to Merc saying I’d take it over. No...

I sent a PM to Merc saying I’d take it over. No reply.
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 01-22-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 47,365
Posted By hotlap
LOL. GM dropped the much anticipated Blackwings...

LOL. GM dropped the much anticipated Blackwings engine, after building less than 1,000 units, and reverted to the LT4. They just kept the name.

GM has no interest in performance enthusiasts and...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-26-2021, 04:24 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 18,750
Posted By hotlap
My experience is that you’ll get more challenges...

My experience is that you’ll get more challenges from trucks than fart-can imports.

I get how you feel about your Holden. I daily drove a GTO from 2004 to 2016. Anonymous, well built and...
Forum: 2016+ Camaro: 6th Gen Camaro general forum 12-26-2021, 04:10 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 36,416
Posted By hotlap
Honestly. They should end the Camaro now. ...

Honestly. They should end the Camaro now.

Other manufacturers are anteing up for one more round of ICE. Ford, BMW, Elise…. Chevy hasn’t invested into elevating the Camaro’s performance since...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 12-26-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,971
Posted By hotlap
I would consider the M2 Competition as my next...

I would consider the M2 Competition as my next move.
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