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Another reason for me to hate a Camaro

Florida’s most-blinged Camaro ZL1 brings out the haters in force

To paraphrase Rene Magritte, this is not a car. Yes, it is a Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 convertible, and it has an engine which can turn those 30-inch Forgiato gold saucers into forward motion. But the transformation by a Tampa tuning shop into what it calls the King ZL1 has placed the Camaro into the kind of debate heard around avant-garde galleries: Is it a piece of art, or a piece of garbage?



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why why why....!
It's Chicky's quote:
"Because they can!"

Items like this are show-pieces.
(I hesitate to call them masterpieces, but this is the aim, to show their mastery of their craft)
And there are two things you can do with a POS Camero; this one just extends the route to the second one!
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Chicky is also learning the counterpart to that statement..

Just because I can..doesn't mean I should!
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Down side......your wife and the police would always know whose house you were visiting. Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part I...."Discretion is the better part of valor"....the Bard knew of what he spoke!


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Down side......your wife and the police would always know whose house you were visiting. Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part I...."Discretion is the better part of valor"....the Bard knew of what he spoke!
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I actually saw that Camaro (and several others like it) in Tampa! Couldn't believe someone actually had that made! I checked out the workmanship, inside and out, and it was impeccably done. It was obvious to me that the company that built it takes pride in their work.

I thought that since their work was out of the ordinary I'd see if they had a connection to the clear taillights I want, but unfortunately they couldn't find them.

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OMG! How did I do that! Just goes to show I don't read my own stuff!

ummm, I reposted it for the new members?


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I call them Clown Cars!


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But the other post also shows the speakers in the doors.
Or should I say, the metalwork around the speaker housings that usefully fills the door apertures.
Quite some set of speakers; challenging to make it sound good!
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