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Old 02-21-2013, 11:45 AM   #1
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If or when you get your Corvette C7??

What do you plan on doing or what would you do if you got a Corvette C7?? Would it go faster or look good ?? What is everyone thinking about doing??
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Old 02-21-2013, 11:56 AM   #2
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Sleep in it the first night.
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Old 02-21-2013, 12:21 PM   #3
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Thank the Almighty.
Once it's home safe in my garage, I'd celebrate like it's 1999.

Slap myself or have someone slap me silly. :fish:

And eventually back to this... :ranger:

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Old 02-21-2013, 12:43 PM   #4
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I think with a car like this...especially a new design, at least for me, it will be best to have the car for a little while before modifying. I want to enjoy the car for why I fell in love with it, both engine and the lines of the car. Then over time maybe tweak something here or there...cosmetically or performance wise. Maybe add CF where it makes sense and isn't offered by GM, like the rear diffuser or the rear spoiler. Performance wise, it will be plenty fast enough for me. I have owned exotics and never have touched engines, but tweaks to cosmetics...tastefully done is what I mainly go for.
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Old 02-21-2013, 01:09 PM   #5
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The first thing I thought about was those sexy LED/light pipe curves in the headlights. I'm really hoping those are driven by an externally-accessable bulb (no baking the headlights to get to etc etc) so I can replace them with even brighter RGB ones. I'd still run white most of the time, but I'm thinking red on red would look sick!
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Old 02-21-2013, 02:02 PM   #6
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Sleep in it the first night.
You might have a good idea there

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Thank the Almighty.
Once it's home safe in my garage, I'd celebrate like it's 1999.

Slap myself or have someone slap me silly. :fish:

And eventually back to this... :ranger:

I can see this happening to many.

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I think with a car like this...especially a new design, at least for me, it will be best to have the car for a little while before modifying. I want to enjoy the car for why I fell in love with it, both engine and the lines of the car. Then over time maybe tweak something here or there...cosmetically or performance wise. Maybe add CF where it makes sense and isn't offered by GM, like the rear diffuser or the rear spoiler. Performance wise, it will be plenty fast enough for me. I have owned exotics and never have touched engines, but tweaks to cosmetics...tastefully done is what I mainly go for.
Some more carbon fiber touches would be a nice thing.
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Old 02-21-2013, 02:04 PM   #7
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The first thing I thought about was those sexy LED/light pipe curves in the headlights. I'm really hoping those are driven by an externally-accessable bulb (no baking the headlights to get to etc etc) so I can replace them with even brighter RGB ones. I'd still run white most of the time, but I'm thinking red on red would look sick!
The RGB would be a good touch to the car, maybe run that into some grille lighting for that cool show effect.
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Old 02-21-2013, 02:11 PM   #8
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First thing?

Clear bra-ing the front, then opti-coating it.
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Old 02-21-2013, 03:31 PM   #9
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Sleep in it the first night.
With this awesome car sitting in my garage i don't think i will sleep that first night. I'll just stare at it.
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Old 02-21-2013, 04:01 PM   #10
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With this awesome car sitting in my garage i don't think i will sleep that first night. I'll just stare at it.
Have your laptop, smartphone, or tablet with you... so you can be a :ranger: make many envious! :madgrin:
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Old 02-21-2013, 04:06 PM   #11
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Museum pickup, and I'd drive it home in one sitting
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Old 02-21-2013, 06:02 PM   #12
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Cold air intake, Ported TB, Exhaust, Agressive tune, skip shift eliminator, and other bolt ons. I want... I need 500RWHP/500RWTQ. And the Lt1 was built for boost... So... BLOWER! :sad:

And cosmetic mods too... It is after all... A space ship..
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Old 02-21-2013, 11:51 PM   #13
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CAI, Exhaust, (depending on what the stock system sounds like), Skip Shift, (if needed), AFM delete, (once again depending on my perception of need at the time).
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Old 02-22-2013, 06:51 AM   #14
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I'll just drive it until I get exhausted. Then sleep in it. Dragstrip for tune & test night the following day might be a good idea
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