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post #1 of 5 Old 10-18-2014, 04:06 PM Thread Starter
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post #2 of 5 Old 10-20-2014, 02:20 PM
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The one thing I notice they fail to give weight to is the fact that the Camaro is wearing some stellar rubber. They did another test a few weeks back between the 1LE and the Z/28 where they swapped rubber on both cars and then compared performance with stock. The numbers changed very little, prompting them to argue that it means the Z/28 is a better car than people give it credit for. It prompted me to say no, the 1LE just has excellent tires as well...

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post #3 of 5 Old 10-22-2014, 04:54 PM
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Do you have a link to that other test you talk about?

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post #4 of 5 Old 10-23-2014, 04:41 PM
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For sure

On the Chevrolet Camaro, Do The Tires Make The Car? - Motor Trend

The relevant info is on the second page at the bottom. The 1LE sees marginal improvements on the Z's tires and the Z sees marginal reduction on the 1LE's tires... So conclusion is naturally both have excellent tires...

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post #5 of 5 Old 10-24-2014, 03:55 PM
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Good to know, wasn't aware of the tire situation with the both of them, since i don't pay much attention to that stuff.

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