From: Michael Press <rubrum@pacbell.net>
Subject: Re: should I consider the corvette zora?
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From: Michael Press <rubrum@pacbell.net>
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Subject: Re: should I consider the corvette zora?
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In article<d29bf745-36ab-4323-8969-aeaa4512776c@googlegroups.com>, tim.vanwagonerspam@gmail.com wrote:
> In article<rubrum-E82A85.16451709112017@news.albasani.net>,
>  Michael Press<rubrum@pacbell.net> wrote:
>
>> In article<13ce8790-cb76-4f43-946a-92d8d59be1ef@googlegroups.com>,
>> tim.vanwagonerspam@gmail.com wrote:
>>> In article<rubrum-1D0E6B.13150309112017@news.albasani.net>,
>>>  Michael Press<rubrum@pacbell.net> wrote:
>>>
>>>> In article<2e695adc-22fd-45b8-8f6c-a32941b22a20@googlegroups.com>,
>>>>  michael anderson<mianderson79@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> On Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 10:52:57 AM UTC-6, Michael Press
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>> In article<8e29bc09-c0c3-4a88-9d40-87d65925801d@googlegroups.com>,
>>>>>>  michael anderson<mianderson79@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 7:14:19 AM UTC-6, The
>>>>>>> Cheesehusker,
>>>>>>> Trade Warrior wrote:
>>>>>>>> On Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 8:53:59 PM UTC-6, michael
>>>>>>>> anderson wrote:
>>>>>>>>> that is supposed to come out sorta soon?
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> It's the mid-engine corvette.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> It looks like it's going to be a direct competitor and priced
>>>>>>>>> in
>>>>>>>>> the same ballpark(maybe a little less) than the audi r8 as
>>>>>>>>> the
>>>>>>>>> only practical mid engine supercars you can drive frequently.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Being mid-engine and being much more expensive than a typical
>>>>>>>>> corvette, it will also avoid the 'corvette stigma' that
>>>>>>>>> previously scares me off a corvette as a car choice.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Just get a Caiman - exotic enough for your purposes and
>>>>>>>> reasonably
>>>>>>>> priced
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> well thats what I have now, but it's not nearly exotic enough and
>>>>>>> it
>>>>>>> also just doesn't have enough ooomph under the hood.  I want
>>>>>>> something with at least 500+ hp, preferrably 550+.  My cayman has
>>>>>>> 350(granted in a very small/light car, but still)....
>>>>>>
>>>>>> To me enough oomph gets me 70-100 in so little time that
>>>>>> the slow-poke in front does not know what happened.
>>>>>> That is plenty enough to get along in city driving.
>>>>>> (Naturally aspirated V8, 385 HP in a 4000 pound car)
>>>>>
>>>>> that setup in a 4000 lb car isn't going to be nearly quick enough for
>>>>> me
>>>>> though
>>>>> or have enough low end torque
>>>>
>>>> 80 mph @ 2000 rpm works for me.
>>
>>> Why not Lexus? Probably because the average Lexus driver is 75 and the
>>> car is about as much fun to drive as a riding lawnmower. Plus the front
>>> ends are ridiculously ugly in their latest refresh attempt to look cool.
>>
>> I do not understand the question.
>
> Not understanding the question has never stopped you before.

Not explaining the question then being insulting explains exactly
where you live. Better you than I.

> You might as well weigh in here too.

You have your wish.

-- 
Michael Press