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06-21-2018, 12:24 PM
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Posted By z06801

I think Bill is on the mark with his observation,...

I think Bill is on the mark with his observation, and that a better comparison as far as what can be done for the money would be a Porsche Cayman, if high profit Porsche can offer a base Cayman for...
06-14-2018, 11:51 AM
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Posted By Jeff V.

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06-13-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Gold Dragon

I think JETSTEEL has a valid point. That being...

I think JETSTEEL has a valid point. That being said, you have to give respect to get it. The C-4 is a Corvette. And as relevant as any model made. Matter of fact, I am on the hunt right now. I have...
06-13-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Mcrider

True story. A good friend of mine (RIP), owned a...

True story. A good friend of mine (RIP), owned a restaurant/burger joint and he opened it up to car and bike nights. It quickly became the most popular place in town for gatherings and would easily...
06-13-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,005
Posted By Jims66

I've owned my '66 since the summer of '88 and...

I've owned my '66 since the summer of '88 and learned early on that hanging with the "old car" crowd at cruise nights is much more enjoyable than parking with the Corvette Only folks. I usually...
06-07-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By BillY2KFRC

Well produced video that may help articulate the...

Well produced video that may help articulate the feeling behind why some of us will miss the manual:

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06-07-2018, 01:32 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By Kingtal0n

What I am driving at is this. If I show you two...

What I am driving at is this. If I show you two identical cars. They drive exactly the same. Both have manual transmissions. Both feel and drive identical.

But one has a "weighted,...
06-06-2018, 02:03 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By sunsalem

You're forgetting something...how many of...

You're forgetting something...how many of Cadillac's "old people" have died since 1998?;)
06-03-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By elegant

Correct, and all 1954’s were Powerglides also. ...

Correct, and all 1954’s were Powerglides also. And while we know that the manual was introduced for 1955’s, until the middle of that model year, all V8’s also only came with an automatic trans.
06-03-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By UM Rebel

Actually as far as Corvette is concerned the auto...

Actually as far as Corvette is concerned the auto did come first. I think that all of the 1953's were 2 speed auto. :cheers:
06-01-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By LightningBolt

That's very presumptuous of you. :toetap: You...

That's very presumptuous of you. :toetap: You don't know what is underlying people's desires.

My wife had a DCT in her BMW. It was an expensive automatic that was no more fun to drive than our...
05-31-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By tbasco 6

You may be right, but I can't help but think back...

You may be right, but I can't help but think back to when Chrysler Corp stopped producing rear wheel drive cars because the time was coming when nobody would buy a rear wheel drive. They even had...
05-28-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By 6714

My C7 is the sixth corvette that I have owned....

My C7 is the sixth corvette that I have owned. They were all manuals. If the C8 does not offer a manual, I think I will not order one. I am old school a 3 rd pedal man!!!
05-28-2018, 04:15 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By Trackaholic

I thought the 911 R showed everyone that the...

I thought the 911 R showed everyone that the manual transmission is still relevant in the eyes of enthusiats. And now the GT3 is available with a stick shift once again.

For me, it's manual or...
05-28-2018, 02:06 AM
Replies: 330
Views: 12,428
Posted By K.I.T.T.

^That was my thought precisely when I saw the...

^That was my thought precisely when I saw the interview when he stated that. Isn't "using a little ring to steer the car" also a mundane process when you define it like that? I guess the ultimate...
05-23-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,412
Posted By K.I.T.T.

I think the costs of a mid engine are a bit more...

I think the costs of a mid engine are a bit more mysterious and illusive, but they're there.

From an NVH perspective, you've got a lot of work to do to make an out the door product. I think you...
05-21-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,392
Posted By hisvett

Rear Caster Issues/Rant

If this post sounds like I'm a little PI$$ED OFF, well I am :rofl: It has been almost a year that I have been putting up with what I would reefer to as "Rear Bump Steer". The car has been to two...
05-20-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,999
Posted By pnsnkr

This VIN decoder tool will provide details of...

This VIN decoder tool will provide details of your car. The fifth-digit from the left is what you are looking for (table reproduced below):...
05-19-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,999
Posted By ROBMARZ

Simple Search of the VIN VIN Decoder 2017...

Simple Search of the VIN

VIN Decoder
2017 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Stingray Cpe w/3LT
2017 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Stingray Cpe w/3LT
VIN: 1G1YF2D7XH5121212

Print

Summary Style &...
05-15-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 10,174
Posted By kaplana08

Every Time someone brings up problems with the C7...

Every Time someone brings up problems with the C7 someone else justifies it by saying it is a budget sports car.. That's BS . Either make a car that works well or don't make it at all. Don't say we...
05-14-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,130
Posted By Homeboy981

Th is exactly how I prevailed! Management...

Th is exactly how I prevailed!

Management claimed they were not at fault, even though others were hit by same gate. My insurance company fixed my vehicle and subrogated to their insurance company...
05-13-2018, 11:00 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 10,174
Posted By patentcad

I posted this info here a while back and was...

I posted this info here a while back and was thoroughly flamed with idiotic 'CR is a libtard publication, eff them' and 'my C7 is solid as a rock' commentary.

1.) CR is the only entity that's...
05-11-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By Mayor111

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05-10-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By rsvette12

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05-10-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By AaronZ51

I've been paralyzed since 1996 and am on my...

I've been paralyzed since 1996 and am on my fourth Vette. If you're really aching to drive and it's going to be a while, I have a 2008 coupe for sale with hand controls!

They also make portable...
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