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7th Gen ('06-'07): 06 LTZ 3.9 VS 2013 Camaro SS

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Old 05-27-2014, 10:28 AM
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Last night coming home I pulled out onto the main drag through town, which has a speed limit of 30, obviously I was going 40 instead cuz 30 is SLOWWW...in the rearview I see these bright xenon's coming up and they switch to the lane next to me, pull up and match speed. I look over and its a new(er) black Camaro SS, completely blacked out, high tail spoiler, aftermarket exhaust, lowered...and he drops it into neutral and revs the engine at me....im thinking, "you seriously wanna race a v6 Monte Carlo and youre driving that??" There was no way I was gonna lower myself to losing on purpose so I just kept driving and eventually he got bored and roared away...really nice car, but I can imagine the guy driving it had more money than brains
 
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Old 05-27-2014, 10:39 AM
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Hi `Aaron,
Some owner's have more power then `sense, but I think he may have been surprised by the power of a 3.9L 242 HP Chevy V-6....

I'm not saying that you could beat him, but he is really only a few seconds faster + he doesn't have any room in his back seat for his friends or 4 `fun

I drove Spaces 06 LT3 & I was impressed with the Power 4>Sure...

You were wise not 2 race on the highway (But, I would've well maybe no > I would've (LOL)


*^above pic of Space's LT3 when Space was using this account (It was way faster then his 05
LT with the 3.8L > I liked both of his Monte's...
 
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lol, i wouldnt have wasted my gas or time either. Even in my SS i dont bother racing them.
 
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Old 05-27-2014, 12:46 PM
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yeah that thing was obviously mean, but who knows, maybe I shoulda gone for it and he coulda been a terrible driver and missed a gear, then I woulda won and coulda said that I beat a custom camaro
 
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Got a little jungle juice for the next camaro ss that thinks they can run by me, not that I'm condoning street racing, just punishment.There's a difference.
 
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Old 05-30-2014, 07:10 AM
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lol youve probably also got around 330 hp with your modded ls4, i have a bone stock lz9 v6 with 242 hp or less haha
 
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Even thought the guy in the camaro was a tool , you can't say you haven't done that to to ricers lol , but yea save the gas bro let him get a ticket and burn his gas
 
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Old 07-05-2014, 09:37 PM
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Why can't I ever get this lucky to have a Camaro ss try and pull on turbo monte
 
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I probably would've tried... Even though i have a stock '06 LT with a 3.5 v6
 
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