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#1 (permalink) Old 09-21-2005, 12:13 PM
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corvette z06

I was reading about the z06 it got 512hp 0to60 3.8 o to 100 mid 7 and go round the ring in 7:45 I was thinking I mite come to the USA and get one

can any of you tell me what it like to drive and if it that fast because i was think of

getting a e39 m5 and the z06

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the new Z06 is fucking rediculous.


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The ZO6 is the new one right? Either way, for the value, the car is a beast, You probably wont find anything better in that price range. ZO6 supposedly performs fairly well and look nice. I am not sure hwo their reliablity goes though.

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yes, yes it is!
it's fast and powerful, but watch this --- every p*ssy will have one...
so i'd rather stick with m5 or m6 cuz then you'll be the only one, riding with style and comfort GM will never be able to provide


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a lot of people do have them. Well not a lot people. Ley me just say that the vehicle sell very well, Especially the previous model.

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They are reliable, not to bad on gas, comparable to many ferrari's, all for 65 grand brand new.

If you have the means, i highly recommend picking one up. (wheres this qoute from?)

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get and atom 300 s 0-60 in 2.9 and cost 30,000 pounds
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get and atom 300 s 0-60 in 2.9 and cost 30,000 pounds
and u live in england so u can get it real easy
are you joking im 50 and to tall and fat to fit in one

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lol ya the new ZO6 is going to be insane...they arent for sale yet but the C6 is so i think thats where the confusion up top with "everyone having them"

the new c6 is a incredible car already, the handling is the best of any vette yet(like thats saying much but the C5 wasnt bad by any means)but now its acually not as long so it is a little more agile. The plus side to this...you can get a C5 for less than $20k now...woot lol

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I have to go the usa in june so I will be test driving one if it good I just mite

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My father in law has one. Insane car for the money. Two 'significant' recalls already though. See below

Recall Data: 10/05/2005
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Date: April 5, 2006

Subject: 06523A – Customer Satisfaction Program
Engine Flywheel /Clutch Interference

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Perform relatively well? Ha, that's an understatement. Those cars are crazy fast and if you can get one. The thing I read about it is that it's so powerful that you can't really lay into the throttle, you have to nurse it. If you get one drive safe
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