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Old 10-16-2009, 11:19 AM
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Re: omg

^^^ exactly! i dunno why they chose the r/t and not the srt8... prob bc chevy paid them. i hate C+D
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Old 10-16-2009, 11:56 AM
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Camaro wont' stand a chance against this thing. Maybe the Hennessey HPE Camaro might. Comparing the Camaro to the Challenger on looks alone, I'd take the Chally any day of the week.
From a performance perspective, yeah, the Camaro is slightly faster but it also weighs ALOT less than the Chally SRT8. Car & Driver did a comparison of a Camaro 2SS vs a Mustang GT vs a Challenger R/T!! Come on guys, get the SRT8 against the 2SS and let's see where the muscle is!
Oh damn that is right I totally forgot that article compared the R/T.

I agree if they are gonna be taking the top dog Camaro, they should have taken the top dog Mustang and the SRT-8.

Probably just trying to get it close price wise.

I also agree the Challenger looks much much better.
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Camaro wont' stand a chance against this thing. Maybe the Hennessey HPE Camaro might. Comparing the Camaro to the Challenger on looks alone, I'd take the Chally any day of the week.
From a performance perspective, yeah, the Camaro is slightly faster but it also weighs ALOT less than the Chally SRT8. Car & Driver did a comparison of a Camaro 2SS vs a Mustang GT vs a Challenger R/T!! Come on guys, get the SRT8 against the 2SS and let's see where the muscle is!
yea i read that a while back. on looks the challenger for me. i think the Mustang GT was first base on overall performance.
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Re: omg

I love! Digging the wheels, too.

Honestly, out the box the Camaro wins but it's so damn ugly from every angle!
Chally wins 1st for overall greatness and no, a GT Mustang can't beat it, who said that it could?

C/D = mainstream journalism
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yeah not a fan of c/d like m/t better but same shit really.... i like mustang gt's too
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they did a test of the SS camaro and SRT8....the Chally was like $15K more and less performance
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Old 10-16-2009, 04:22 PM
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Yeah it's more of a boat, too... but it's still not convincing me I'd probably end up getting a r/t if I ever got one.
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Re: omg

" Probably just trying to get it close price wise."

Bingo! Those who are old enough to remember the pony wars understand that hp/$ was a major driving force behind the phenomenon. I kid could save enough money to buy a muscle car rather quickly and be driving something that, while a little rough around the edges, would be right up there with the fastest cars available at the time.

Take one of the top production mustangs available today (super snake or shelby KR) and both chevy and dodge are still chasing the original pony car!
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