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Old 01-23-2013, 01:14 PM   #1
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Lightbulb Who has deposit down for the Corvette Stingray?

I'll be hitting up my favorite local dealer this weekend to discuss getting on the deposit list.

Let's start a list of people with deposits already. Hopefully I'll be adding my name to the list in a few days
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Old 01-23-2013, 10:10 PM   #2
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Pretty sure no one is currently, some may have a deposit holding etc. to get in and order the first stingray to their dealer.
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Old 01-24-2013, 12:02 AM   #3
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I have a deposit at two different dealers. I'm hoping to get delivery in time to take her to SEMA. I'm seriously giddy over this purchase!
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Old 01-24-2013, 06:07 AM   #4
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Ensure that you get in writing that they aren't charging over MSRP.
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Old 01-24-2013, 06:11 AM   #5
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Precisely.

At a minimum, I'd want in writing and endorsed by a Sales Mgr:
1. MSRP or lower
2. Refundable deposit
3. No dealer added or padded options, accessories, fees, or other extras w/o my wriiten consent
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Man, how fun would that be to be on a list. Knowing you would be one of the first to enjoy this much new technology.
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Old 01-24-2013, 10:36 PM   #7
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I have a deposit at two different dealers. I'm hoping to get delivery in time to take her to SEMA. I'm seriously giddy over this purchase!
Just saying if you need someone to take to SEMA in your new C7 I am completely okay volunteering.
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Old 01-24-2013, 11:10 PM   #8
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Just saying if you need someone to take to SEMA in your new C7 I am completely okay volunteering.
I call dibbs in the hatch :spy:
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Old 01-25-2013, 04:17 PM   #9
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My plans are the same, how much usualy does a deposite need to be?

My initial plans were to give a 25% Down Payment and finance the rest? So would that 25% be enough for a deposite, or would that be counter wise being to much?
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Old 01-25-2013, 04:23 PM   #10
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Just saying if you need someone to take to SEMA in your new C7 I am completely okay volunteering.

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I call dibbs in the hatch :spy:
Between you too guys I'm gonna look like I'm involved in some human trafficking.

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My plans are the same, how much usualy does a deposite need to be?

My initial plans were to give a 25% Down Payment and finance the rest? So would that 25% be enough for a deposite, or would that be counter wise being to much?
I put down $1000 for the deposit. The down payment is an entirely different story.
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Yup usually 1K just to reserve a spot...

The higher your d/p, the lower your monthly payments on a simple interest loan and better chance for credit approval but it still depends on your credit worthiness, APR, etc...
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Old 01-25-2013, 04:27 PM   #12
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Between you too guys I'm gonna look like I'm involved in some human trafficking.



I put down $1000 for the deposit. The down payment is an entirely different story.
Thank you very much I feel better now
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Old 01-25-2013, 04:37 PM   #13
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Yup usually 1K just to reserve a spot...

The higher your d/p, the lower your monthly payments and better chance for credit approval but it still depends on your credit worthiness, APR, etc...
Thank you very much, I feel better going in now with this!
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Old 01-27-2013, 05:44 PM   #14
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Going the dealership tomorrow (1/28) to drop a refundable $1000 for the "privilege" of waiting for an allocation. This dealership is one of top 10 Corvette sellers in the country (around 150-200 per year). Therefore, I am pretty confident that I'll see my car before the snow flies.
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Going the dealership tomorrow (1/28) to drop a refundable $1000 for the "privilege" of waiting for an allocation. This dealership is one of top 10 Corvette sellers in the country (around 150-200 per year). Therefore, I am pretty confident that I'll see my car before the snow flies.
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Awesome news, congrats!
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Old 01-27-2013, 09:16 PM   #17
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Some of my tax refund will go to a d/p... workin' on this soon in Feb.
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I made a deposit with Boardwalk Chevrolet for $1,000 and got it in writing that it will be MSRP, and had all fees pre-disclosed to avoid any hidden charges.

Currently #17 on the list :rockon:
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Old 01-28-2013, 01:25 PM   #19
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I made a deposit with Boardwalk Chevrolet for $1,000 and got it in writing that it will be MSRP, and had all fees pre-disclosed to avoid any hidden charges.

Currently #17 on the list :rockon:
That's awesome congrats. More and more members here getting on lists it seems. Did they say when they might be able to fill your #17 allocation?

I still gotta find a time to get down to dealer to plunk down a deposit. Hope I don't get too low of a spot.
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Old 01-28-2013, 04:11 PM   #20
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That's awesome congrats. More and more members here getting on lists it seems. Did they say when they might be able to fill your #17 allocation?

I still gotta find a time to get down to dealer to plunk down a deposit. Hope I don't get too low of a spot.
They said they expect 15 a month and since people will cancel I have a good chance of getting in on the first month.
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Old 01-28-2013, 04:24 PM   #21
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They said they expect 15 a month and since people will cancel I have a good chance of getting in on the first month.
What color are you getting? I want Laguna Blue with black wheels.
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Old 01-29-2013, 06:32 PM   #22
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#15 over at Criswell Corvette on the east coast. $1k deposit (refundable)


no downpayments here though. cash baby!
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:28 PM   #23
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What color are you getting? I want Laguna Blue with black wheels.
Either the same combo or the Ashen Grey with black wheels. Leaning towards the grey but would love to see the blue in person.
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:35 PM   #24
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Either the same combo or the Ashen Grey with black wheels. Leaning towards the grey but would love to see the blue in person.
Ashen?? Cyber Gray is the available gray color on the 2014 C7.

http://www.corvette7.com/forums/showthread.php?t=446
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Ashen?? Cyber Gray is the available gray color in the 2014 C7.


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