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Today, 06:53 PM
Replies: 63
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Posted By Red67John

I didnít exactly make it up. I just repeated...

I didnít exactly make it up. I just repeated some mainstream news media rumor mongering, just like we are all doing on the forum. 😎....
Today, 01:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By Red67John

Well, Pratt and Miller use a factory frame for...

Well, Pratt and Miller use a factory frame for the C7-R but they don’t use a leaf spring, or any other factory chassis components. Hmm... I wonder if they are new to high performance sports cars.
Today, 01:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,288
Posted By Red67John

My 2005 C6 was built during the first month of...

My 2005 C6 was built during the first month of production and never had an issue in the first four years I owned it. I have only one reservation about buying an early production C8, paying MSRP and...
Today, 01:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,632
Posted By Red67John

So... since they were rumored to share gearboxes,...

So... since they were rumored to share gearboxes, does that mean the GT500 Mustang has no DCT either? Hmm...I’m calling BS
Forum: Other Cars
Yesterday, 04:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,555
Posted By Red67John

IMO... There is a fair chance of a Cadilllac...

IMO... There is a fair chance of a Cadilllac version of the C8. Not because of a leaked key fob or past Caddy attempts at a two seater, but more likely because the new President of GM is a huge...
02-16-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Red67John

In general, the primary factors of vehicle...

In general, the primary factors of vehicle insurance costs are:

You - your age, your sex, your driving record, your claims history;
The Vehicle - it’s replacement value, historical data on...
02-16-2019, 12:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,449
Posted By Red67John

If you have to ask... you can’t afford it. ��

If you have to ask... you can’t afford it. ��
02-13-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,831
Posted By Red67John

Historically, real sports cars (Healey, MG,...

Historically, real sports cars (Healey, MG, Triumph, Jaguar, AC Cobra, etc) have had trunks, or 2+2 cockpits with the rear seat being useable for nothing more than toting luggage, amd luggage racks...
02-13-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,831
Posted By Red67John

Of course where there is a will there is a way......

Of course where there is a will there is a way...


...
02-13-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,831
Posted By Red67John

Cello, golf clubs, racing suit and helmet......

Cello, golf clubs, racing suit and helmet... whatever. ��

Any version of today’s Corvette needs to have room for at least two softsided travel bags for a weekend road trip, or two folding chairs...
02-11-2019, 02:36 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 12,932
Posted By Red67John

Sorry man but all of the clues point to the end...

Sorry man but all of the clues point to the end of the C7 and its FE platform. One generation replaces the previous, not overlaps it, and is has become increasingly clear from the spy shots and a...
02-09-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,163
Posted By Red67John

Nice find. Is that the wind up key on the...

Nice find.

Is that the wind up key on the tail?
Forum: Off Topic
02-08-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,341
Posted By Red67John

NO, I was a UAW member at Chevrolet in the 1970s,...

NO, I was a UAW member at Chevrolet in the 1970s, and I went on to earn my Masters degree, on my own dime. Iím saying if you donít invest in saving manufacturing jobs, all you will have is fast food...
Forum: Off Topic
02-08-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,341
Posted By Red67John

training to do what? Make Big Macs? Narrow minded...

training to do what? Make Big Macs? Narrow minded economic logic.
02-08-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,125
Posted By Red67John

im good with all of that except the Manta Ray. ...

im good with all of that except the Manta Ray. Please GM, no Manta Ray! LOL
02-08-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,125
Posted By Red67John

Im just saying itís still a Chevrolet Corvette,...

Im just saying itís still a Chevrolet Corvette, not a Zora or a stand alone brand that some folks have been processing. I can forsee the name Corvette Zora possibly replacing Corvette ZR1, but after...
Forum: Off Topic
02-08-2019, 12:57 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,341
Posted By Red67John

And, I don’t suppose a single member on this...

And, I don’t suppose a single member on this forum has an IRA, 401k, or pension that invests in stocks and bonds. As Americans we tend to bitch about corporate greed, until that investment statement...
02-07-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,125
Posted By Red67John

And... it don’t say Zora.

And... it don’t say Zora.
02-06-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,684
Posted By Red67John

It’s inevitable that that the ICE will go the way...

It’s inevitable that that the ICE will go the way of the horse and buggy. In what time frame is certainly debatable. It will be a combination of regulation and innovation that drives this...
02-03-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,975
Posted By Red67John

You are correct that a Lamborghini will upstage a...

You are correct that a Lamborghini will upstage a Corvette when parked next to one another. But not just older Corvettes, The Lamborghini, or most any other supercar, will show up most any...
02-03-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,975
Posted By Red67John

Owning both old and new, I can attest to the fact...

Owning both old and new, I can attest to the fact that thatís not quite true. Go to any Corvette event with 100 or more cars and 75 or more be C6 and C7 cars, some with every chrome do-dad you can...
02-02-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,599
Posted By Red67John

To me, the official Chevrolet announcement of the...

To me, the official Chevrolet announcement of the limited European “Final Ediiton” C7 confirms the end of the C7. At some point, in the near future, when the C8 is ready for production, Chevrolet...
02-01-2019, 01:05 PM
02-01-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 448
Views: 31,636
Posted By Red67John

The speculation about FE, ME, dumb this down to...

The speculation about FE, ME, dumb this down to keep it under $250k, Yada, Yada... is out of control.

We’re talking about the Corvette. The “next generation” Chevrolet Corvette from General...
01-31-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 959
Posted By Red67John

Another redundant thread but... It would be...

Another redundant thread but...

It would be difficult to identify what the “core of loyal fans” is because many Corvette enthusiasts are eagerly anticipating the ME Corvette, others will never...
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