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Old 11-23-2012, 10:42 AM   #1
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Wow, what a difference between the C5 and the C6. Much quieter on the road is a big one for me. Getting used to the keyless thing is a weird one. All in all the new C6 is much better, I just wished I could have kept the C5 in a garage somewhere. Any ways here is before and after.

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Old 11-23-2012, 10:43 AM   #2
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Nice upgrade, enjoy!
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Old 11-23-2012, 10:43 AM   #3
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Pretty cars!! You made a good choice.
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Old 11-23-2012, 10:44 AM   #4
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Beautiful!
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Old 11-23-2012, 10:45 AM   #5
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Nice job
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Old 11-23-2012, 10:48 AM   #6
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Nice upgrade, have fun.
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Old 11-23-2012, 10:56 AM   #7
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Both are nice looking rides.

Congrats - and welcome to C6.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:04 AM   #8
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2 beautiful cars, good luck. If money was no object I would have stuck that ZO6 in a garage as well.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:05 AM   #9
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Congratulations. Great looking ride.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:09 AM   #10
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I just wished I could have kept the C5 in a garage somewhere.
You could have kept it in MY garage!

Seriously, thanks for sharing.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:14 AM   #11
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Looks like you took good care of the C5 and I can see why you might have kept it had you the storage space. I plan on keeping my C6 when I purchase a C7 in a few years.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:24 AM   #12
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Congratulations! They're both nice cars but I think you'll be pleased you made the jump to the C6. Enjoy!
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:25 AM   #13
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Both cars look good! Your neighbors will probably think something looks different about your car, but won't realize it is actually a different one.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:31 AM   #14
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Both nice rides. The fixed roof coupe is the only C5 body style I like. Visually makes the car look smaller.
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Both beautiful cars. Would have been great to keep both but one is better than none. Congrats on the new Vette.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:43 AM   #16
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Good choice. Know when you're going to really realize it? When you remove that top you'll see what you've been missing. Enjoy.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:46 AM   #17
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Both cars look good! Your neighbors will probably think something looks different about your car, but won't realize it is actually a different one.
When I traded my torch red C5 for my JSB C6 all my neighbors thought I had the car painted.
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:56 AM   #18
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Good deal/

May have changed color myself
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Old 11-23-2012, 11:57 AM   #19
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When I first saw the c5 you posted I was like how could he sell that beautiful car?

Then I scrolled down a bit and became clear...

Smart choicei favorite color favorite model....

What options etc did you get on the cool new c6?
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Old 11-23-2012, 12:02 PM   #20
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Nice upgrade. Looks like my TR GS.
That was a sweet Z!
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