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Forum: C8 General Discussion 05-28-2017, 01:07 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,699
Posted By Reciprocal
:iagree: If GM had a winning hand they would...

:iagree:

If GM had a winning hand they would play it. They don't so they can't. If only GM had spent half as much effort benchmarking the competition instead of their own obsolete C6, the C7 would...
Forum: C8 General Discussion 05-28-2017, 12:30 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,699
Posted By Reciprocal
They can always say that when they don't have...

They can always say that when they don't have winning numbers. When they do (Porsche 918), they don't hesitate to publish them.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-23-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,855
Posted By Reciprocal
I would ask the question of a corporate head...

I would ask the question of a corporate head hunter. I bet almost any would say NEVER to show up for an important appointment/interview in a sports car. In 11 years I never took my ZR1 to work and...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-21-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,244
Posted By Reciprocal
The track manager is Glenn Conser who will likely...

The track manager is Glenn Conser who will likely be on-hand and conduct drivers meeting. Since it is a private event there will not be corner workers unless you provide them, same for medical safety...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-20-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,244
Posted By Reciprocal
Full Course: From the pits you enter the...

Full Course:

From the pits you enter the track blending into R turn 2, down the short straight into the most important turn on the track; the double apex R turn 3 which exits onto the long back...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 06-18-2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 34,134
Posted By Reciprocal
Sounds like hubris to me in view of the whoopin...

Sounds like hubris to me in view of the whoopin your C7 Z06 took in the above videos.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 11-08-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,136
Posted By Reciprocal
Same result, same excuses. In before the move.

Same result, same excuses. In before the move.
Forum: Other Cars 11-05-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 28,348
Posted By Reciprocal
Hubris of the defeated.

Hubris of the defeated.
Forum: Other Cars 11-04-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 395
Views: 28,348
Posted By Reciprocal
In before the move. :)

In before the move. :)
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 10-15-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 53,954
Posted By Reciprocal
It’s wrong to consider one variable in isolation...

It’s wrong to consider one variable in isolation like the heat exchanger. It’s degradation will be a contributor but you have to consider all the other factors as well. The car loosens up as it wears...
Forum: Ask Tadge 10-14-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,257
Posted By Reciprocal
Where do Tadge's answers to the poll questions...

Where do Tadge's answers to the poll questions get posted?
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 09-25-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,098
Posted By Reciprocal
You can't call him buttercup. That's reserved...

You can't call him buttercup. That's reserved word, my gf calls me that and she is not you. I like the idea about leaving the bumper with the fire brand for awesome character. Still feel bad for...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-23-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 28,152
Posted By Reciprocal
Tadge is said to be pleased with the Ring time...

Tadge is said to be pleased with the Ring time but he must feel owners would not be or he would have released it. It speaks to everything about the car and culture at GM. They're satisfied building...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-23-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 18,917
Posted By Reciprocal
I said Shelby because the car that sells the most...

I said Shelby because the car that sells the most stands to reason will sell the most magazines, but I could be wrong about how many they sell maybe the z06 or Cadillac instead.
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 09-19-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,098
Posted By Reciprocal
Sorry about what happened. Good luck and thanks...

Sorry about what happened. Good luck and thanks for posting.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 09-19-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 481
Views: 28,152
Posted By Reciprocal
As long as they don't release one, it doesn't...

As long as they don't release one, it doesn't matter. If they wanted it to matter, they'd release it.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 08-29-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 49,492
Posted By Reciprocal
Z06 is hands down fastest to 285 degrees.

Z06 is hands down fastest to 285 degrees.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 08-29-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 49,492
Posted By Reciprocal
I deleted my remark. That video did not look like...

I deleted my remark. That video did not look like much of a race, or the losing z06 driver either had a problem or can't drive.

Let's see a video z06/zr1, first one to 205 mph wins.. :-)
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-02-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 1,597
Views: 153,712
Posted By Reciprocal
And I would add that the C7 Z06 dang well ought...

And I would add that the C7 Z06 dang well ought to be faster at the Ring than the ZR1. From the YouTube video I saw of in-car side by videos of C7-Z06 and ZR1 at VIR, it certainly looked like the ZR1...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-02-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 1,597
Views: 153,712
Posted By Reciprocal
I was wrong to characterize it as an engineering...

I was wrong to characterize it as an engineering disaster. Fresh on my mind was not just the powertrain cooling issue but the overheat issue that SBC_and_a_stick has been writing about for the...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-02-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,407
Posted By Reciprocal
I have ZR1 and a GS convertible which has the C6...

I have ZR1 and a GS convertible which has the C6 Z06 stainless brake rotors. They both stop, the stainless steel rotors do give a nice progressive feel but the carbon ceramic rotors of the ZR1 are...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-01-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,407
Posted By Reciprocal
Great write up. :thumbs:

Great write up. :thumbs:
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-01-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 1,597
Views: 153,712
Posted By Reciprocal
If you look at the positive, it doesn't need a...

If you look at the positive, it doesn't need a warm-up lap.
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-01-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 1,597
Views: 153,712
Posted By Reciprocal
The off-topic distraction and comments directed...

The off-topic distraction and comments directed at me about the Porsche, well you might as well reload and cock the hammer because I drive a ZR1 not a Porsche. Paulchristian's remark (And I like him...
Forum: C7 Z06 Discussion 07-01-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 1,597
Views: 153,712
Posted By Reciprocal
That's where we disagree then, poor quality...

That's where we disagree then, poor quality control, overweight, low tech slushbox, dipping into the usual bag of old hot rod tricks and marketing, it's the same old GM.
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