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    1. 10-06-2012 05:28 AM #201
      Quote Originally Posted by ChiTownA34DR View Post
      Looks good!

      20" Camaro wheel helps too. Which they also help enhance the G8's look.



      Agreed theres a white g8 i see parked by me i think its slightly lowerd every time i see it damn thing makes me break neck everytime i see it.

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      10-06-2012 06:08 AM #202
      Quote Originally Posted by Woodski View Post
      They share exactly zero body panels or interior pieces.

      Different car.
      Front doors are shared and pretty much all the interior pieces from the B pillar forward are shared, some minor differences due to spec differences. The Caprice floor pan is longer naturally but other then that the basic structure is the same.
      Fwiw the front clip can be swapped over without major hacking, iirc it's all bolt off bolt on.

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      10-10-2012 01:16 PM #203
      Quote Originally Posted by Woodski View Post
      Supposed pics of the SS production model.


      [IMG][/IMG]

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      10-10-2012 01:20 PM #204
      Quote Originally Posted by Woodski View Post
      Supposed pics of the SS production model.


      the lines appear to be the same as the cup car... I am going to guess the actual car is going to look very close to this one.
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      11-29-2012 02:37 PM #205



      Last edited by Woodski; 11-29-2012 at 02:44 PM.

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      11-29-2012 02:48 PM #206
      now... why not show the production car first... that just tells me... nothing except what the grille and lights look like

    7. 11-29-2012 02:51 PM #207
      Quote Originally Posted by Chapel View Post
      now... why not show the production car first... that just tells me... nothing except what the grille and lights look like
      Who the F knows, but I like where this is going . . .

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      11-29-2012 02:59 PM #208
      Quote Originally Posted by Rob View Post
      Who the F knows, but I like where this is going . . .
      yeah, I do too...

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      11-29-2012 03:09 PM #209
      Quote Originally Posted by OakRidge View Post
      Negative. That is an artist's rendering that has been floating around for awhile.
      I hope so. It looks like it'd fit nicely alongside the GTO and G8. It may perform very well, and maybe even have a very nice interior, but it should look like it was made to serve the meaty part of this decade, not the previous decade.
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      11-29-2012 03:25 PM #210
      That looks nice. This is going to be a good looking car, and based on how GM has been performing lately, the car itself (performance, refinement, etc) is going to match the looks. Fingers crossed that it sells well.
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      11-29-2012 03:25 PM #211
      A new, rear-drive, Chevy sedan. I think NASCAR isn't a bad place to start marketing it.

      It looks like it's going to look good regardless. Will this also replace the ho-hum Caprice PPV when it comes out?

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      11-29-2012 04:09 PM #212
      Quote Originally Posted by Woodski View Post
      Supposed pics of the SS production model.


      It takes the best of the Malibu's nutty styling cues, and cleans them up nicely!

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      11-29-2012 04:43 PM #213
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      11-29-2012 04:45 PM #214
      Fingers crossed

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      11-29-2012 04:48 PM #215
      Quote Originally Posted by Woodski View Post


      Any possibility that we will see the Chevrolet SS in both coupe and sedan form? Looking at the NASCAR makes me think naughty things about a big meaty fast 2dr...

      Anyone?
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      11-29-2012 04:55 PM #216
      Quote Originally Posted by Mike! View Post
      A new, rear-drive, Chevy sedan. I think NASCAR isn't a bad place to start marketing it.

      It looks like it's going to look good regardless. Will this also replace the ho-hum Caprice PPV when it comes out?
      The Caprice has a longer wheelbase to fit the cage/etc... but I wouldn't be surprised if the SS's front and rear ends move over... it would make sense, especially for the "street appearance" Caprices which right now make no sense (what is the point of a civilian looking Caprice when there is no civilian version available for purchase).

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      11-29-2012 05:08 PM #217
      Quote Originally Posted by Woodski View Post
      Supposed pics of the SS production model.


      yes, please.
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    18. 11-29-2012 05:10 PM #218
      Quote Originally Posted by compy222 View Post
      yes, please.
      looks like an Audi with Camaro wheels

      i like it and hate it.
      430hp with a 6 speed and i can overlook the body style
      Boiler Up!

      Make it three yards mother****er and we'll have an automobile race

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      11-29-2012 05:21 PM #219
      Quote Originally Posted by IronJoe View Post
      Any possibility that we will see the Chevrolet SS in both coupe and sedan form? Looking at the NASCAR makes me think naughty things about a big meaty fast 2dr...

      Anyone?
      Doubt it. I was thinking the same thing. But I'm pretty sure the Camaro is big enough that a 2 door SS would kind of be stepping on Camaro territory. I was thinking they could make a sort of new age Monte Carlo SS with this, but I doubt its going to be enough of a size difference from the Camaro to make it a plausible option.
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      11-29-2012 05:21 PM #220
      Quote Originally Posted by WhistlerYOW View Post
      (what is the point of a civilian looking Caprice when there is no civilian version available for purchase).
      'cause normal people can't tell the difference between the Caprice/Impala/Malibu?

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      11-29-2012 05:25 PM #221
      Quote Originally Posted by Hogan View Post
      Doubt it. I was thinking the same thing. But I'm pretty sure the Camaro is big enough that a 2 door SS would kind of be stepping on Camaro territory. I was thinking they could make a sort of new age Monte Carlo SS with this, but I doubt its going to be enough of a size difference from the Camaro to make it a plausible option.
      With the next Camaro moving to the smaller Alpha platform, there could be room for a larger RWD V8 coupe.

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      11-29-2012 05:29 PM #222
      Quote Originally Posted by rynodyno312 View Post
      With the next Camaro moving to the smaller Alpha platform, there could be room for a larger RWD V8 coupe.
      I'd be stunned if it happened though. In the age of baby seats big coupes sell like coldcakes.
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      11-29-2012 06:00 PM #223
      So are they supposed to be pulling the curtain back on this in LA or Detroit?

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      11-29-2012 06:13 PM #224
      Quote Originally Posted by Air and water do mix View Post
      I'd be stunned if it happened though. In the age of baby seats big coupes sell like coldcakes.
      Agreed. I dont think it would sell very well.

      Perhaps they could badge it as a Buick and revive the Riviera, but that would make me too happy to actually happen.

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      11-29-2012 06:37 PM #225
      Quote Originally Posted by rynodyno312 View Post
      Agreed. I dont think it would sell very well.

      Perhaps they could badge it as a Buick and revive the Riviera, but that would make me too happy to actually happen.
      Wait... did we cover this already?

      http://www.autoguide.com/auto-news/2...-platform.html

      It would be most awesome. New T-type/GN/GNX, new Riviera, new Monte... and bankruptcy all over again.
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