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Just got a reply from Z06 seller.

He was just a bit snippy!! hahaha

Dont email me unless you are a serious buyer-Simple!


bwwahahahahahaa!!!
 

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I would be curious to know if he ever gets his price. Something tells me he won't.


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"IN MY OPINION" I like it anytime I see Z06s marked up. It's a sign that the car is a hard-to-get classic, which demands big money. It makes all of our cars more desireable and valuable.

They will stop placing new 2001 orders soon and if somebody wants to drive the "King of the Hill" they're going to have to cough up $5-20,000 premiums. Even on slightly used Z06s.

...Well, I hope. We'll see around May-June what 2002 will bring?!?

I don't plan on sellng mine, but I sure like the idea that if I do, it's going to be at a profit. Isn't that the American Way?

I wouldn't be advertising it on the Forums, but Autotrader.com...????

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It would be nice to think that a used Z06 will fetch a premium, but that is unlikely.(Not anytime soon anyway) I thought the same thing about my GNX and they only built 547 of them as opposed to thousands of Z06's I'm still waiting to see someone pay more for one now than what it cost new (haven't yet, maybe in another 14 years or so)

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You all must be on the east coast. The only Z06 I could even find in the San Francisco Bay Area was going for $62,000 at a dealer. So I bought mine through the VetteNet for $150 over MSRP (shipping included) from Memphis, TN.

The breakin is torture though...I can't wait to stomp on it!

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Dr. Z,

Welcome to the Forum!!!


I did my best to keep it cool for the first 500 mikes. But...I wound up driving it like I stole it!!

It screams with no problnos!!!

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Frank Calmes Quicksilver 2001 Z06
Vortex Rammer & Power Duct, B&B PRT's with Speedway Tips, Ripper Shifter with Momo Knob, Chrome Z06 Wheels



Sherylann Calmes Black 2001 Z06
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Also posted on CF.com.


2001 Chevrolet CORVETTE, Brand new 2001 Corvette 'Z06' (Torch Red w/Black interior) with all options, is pristine including all factory stickers in their 'original' location. 6-speed manual transmission, 28 mpg on hwy, dual heat/air zones, 385 HP, CD player, polished wheels, huge trunk for hidden luggage, cruise control, active handling, tilt, PB, PW, PDL, PDS, PS, LOADED! GM Warranty. It was meticulously loaded and transported from the dealer to my storage location andamp; is all original with FOUR (4) miles on it. It's located in East Memphis, TN; transportation can be arranged; or, fly in and drive her home. Firm sale price of $69,900 to the next very happy owner. Please contact John at (901 753 1130 or 901 755 2011); or e-mail----> [email protected] Serious inquiries ONLY! Thanks. See photo on www.classifieds2000.com after 2-9-01. (901) 755-2011
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Here is a copy of the email I just sent out...


I have a question for you. I was looking over your ad for the Z06 and noticed that you are asking a SALE price of $69,900 firm.

My question is, what other car is included in this sale for that price? Because for the $22,000 increase in price, I was wondering if there was another used corvette perhaps a 95-96 in the deal for that kind of price.

Or was this supposed to be an Ad price for a NEW Viper? Surely you dont really believe that a car that sells new for $48k with all options is going to sell for $70 grand do you? Especially when they are sitting on lots in many states at invoice or below.


Someone needs to get a clue!
 

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Frank Calmes Quicksilver 2001 Z06
Vortex Rammer & Power Duct, B&B PRT's with Speedway Tips, Ripper Shifter with Momo Knob, Chrome Z06 Wheels



Sherylann Calmes Black 2001 Z06
Vortex Rammer & Power Duct, Chrome Z06 Wheels



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I may know who this is, just e-mailed and looking for a reply. Can you say NO WAY.

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OUCH


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01 Z06 MY/BLK,Zaino,Lowered,Ripper - No time slips yet
92 RS ProStreet Camaro (454) - Best E.T to date 10.15 @ 136 mph (all throttle no bottle)
 

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Whoa!
But then again, did anyone remember seeing the Z06 auctions on eBay before they were available? I remember one auction getting $25,000 + just for the place in line to get a Z06!
I'm damn glad I waited.

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Top Ten Reasons to buy a Z06 for over $69K

10. Have extra money and don't want to give it to charity.

09. Too busy to shop for myself so let the vanityshop.com do it for me.

08. I live out of the country and this is the only way I can get one.

07. Just won the lotto.

06. I have to have the latest and greatest to impress my date.

05. I didn't lose all my .com dollars when the markets crashed.

04. http://www.z06vette.com/ubb/Forum4/HTML/000001.html

03. Mid-Life crisis.

02. My other car is yugo.

01. Didn't take the time to register to be a member of www.Z06vette.com

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Scarry thing is, someone will pay it.


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Wow!! I'm getting the impression some of you did in fact pay < $69,000 for your Zs!! You all are just kidding - Right!


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I bought mine at MSRP and sneaked a peak at the dealer invoice. My dealer was making $6300 profit but showed me an offer where a Florida dealer had emailed him and offered him $2k over list because he was holding a check for a yellow Z for $4k over MSRP. Unless I got hustled is anyone really selling at INVOICE?????? I bought last month and maybe I don't want to know. I hope "at invoice" above was a typo.

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Before I bought my Z06 here in Maryland, I checked with many of the dealers in MD, VA, PA area. Most of them had extra profit ranging from $2K to $10K added to MSRP listed on the window for all Vettes. However, I'm sure I could have gotten pretty close to actual dealer invoice on a few of the cars I looked at.

With the Z06 it was a different matter. Only one dealer was willing to go under MSRP (by only $200 if I ordered the Z06). They had a black Z06 that was sold the week before I bought mine that they sold for somewhere between $4-5k over MSRP. I did get mine at MSRP. The only thing the dealer through in were BSM ($75 parts) and a year of free scheduled maintenance (which I probably won't use since there isn't much scheduled maintenance the first year, and I'm doing my own oil changes).

So if you get your Z at MSRP or below window sticker invoice you're doing pretty good. And if you can get one at dealer invoice (as felkebg said, the profit margin built into MSRP is over $6k) you've gotten an excellent deal.
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