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Old 12-02-2012, 08:04 PM   #1
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Old 12-02-2012, 08:10 PM   #2
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IF there was a 2X2 OPTION, I imagine a lot of folks would order it if it was done correctly. I mean, even a Rustang has a back seat delete option.
http://www.fordracingparts.com/parts...KeyField=22836
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Your opinion of Back seat.
Why bother to ask this question?
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Old 12-02-2012, 08:17 PM   #4
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Why bother to ask this question?
Good question John; And the reason I asked, is that Corvette is synonymous with a 2 seat sport car. However, with so many people wondering if they saw back seat in those pictures, I have truly began to think maybe there are really people who do want a back seat? That's why I asked. I really want to see if there are people who would buy it because it a 2+2 car.
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IF there was a 2X2 OPTION, I imagine a lot of folks would order it if it was done correctly. I mean, even a Rustang has a back seat delete option.
http://www.fordracingparts.com/parts...KeyField=22836
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Would kill it for me. The last 4 cars I've bought have been 2 seaters. The next one will also be a 2 seater.
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If one wants or needs more than two seats, there are other options...
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I don't have children, nor do I want any. If we need to transport our friends, we have our Camaro or use their mode of transport. The Corvette has always been a two-seater. Anything else and it's a deal killer for me. Two-seater or nothing.
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The C7 will be a 2 seater. Why do a poll for a 2+2?
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There are Camaros for those that want a back seat.
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Creating the space adds weight and length, both the enemy of quick handling.
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IF there was a 2X2 OPTION, I imagine a lot of folks would order it if it was done correctly. I mean, even a Rustang has a back seat delete option.
http://www.fordracingparts.com/parts...KeyField=22836
Lets face it. The option will be a plus for GM with 30-40 something buyers that are also looking at 911's.Offer a rear seat delete for the Corvette purists designed right so as to not look like an afterthought.
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Good question John; And the reason I asked, is that Corvette is synonymous with a 2 seat sport car. However, with so many people wondering if they saw back seat in those pictures, I have truly began to think maybe there are really people who do want a back seat? That's why I asked. I really want to see if there are people who would buy it because it a 2+2 car.
I will have to go on the 'lamb' after this but here goes. I am a single dad with 4 children. 2 of the little guys are under 8. I want to buy a neat car and I want to have a little flexibility so I don't have to put the car back and use another car when some of the kids are around, that all....

I am always hearing " go buy a Camaro " etc and if that were my only option I would rather lay on a train track.
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Remember the Nissan Z 2 + 2? 'Nuff said.
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Remember the Nissan Z 2 + 2? 'Nuff said.
I do remember the 2+2 Z, my Mom had one . Anybody remember the Porsche 928 or 944S?

They worked.. They did not kill the brand.
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I do remember the 2+2 Z, my Mom had one . Anybody remember the Porsche 928 or 944S?

They worked.. They did not kill the brand.
Then go buy a Camaro. That's not going to kill the brand.
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A Corvette is a 2-seat sports car. End of story.
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Why not? They're already turning it into a Camaro anyways with the back end. Let's just add back seats, add half a ton or so, maybe a V6 option as well.
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Let's make the car as light as fiscally possible and then put 50lbs of back seat in it?

Please. If you want a back seat, you don't even need to consider a Corvette.

Get one of those dorky Dodge Magnum station wagons of a Panamera or a Mustang. But don't even bring that conversation here.
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Let's make the car as light as fiscally possible and then put 50lbs of back seat in it?

Please. If you want a back seat, you don't even need to consider a Corvette.

Get one of those dorky Dodge Magnum station wagons of a Panamera or a Mustang. But don't even bring that conversation here.
You know Bucky, I have never done well with authority figures like yourself.
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