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Old 01-11-2017, 09:49 AM   #76
 
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I'll have to try the back to back back seat comparison again because now it bothers me that it seemed the Charger had so much more room when those measurements don't just say I overestimated it, but that the SS actually has more.... I could frickin swear, man... the Charger seemed so much bigger inside.

The SS doesn't seem very long to me, longer than the Mustang for sure but about the same length as the Vulva. The SS does look like a monster parked next to the wife's Beetle though.... That thing is comically short especially next to the SS.
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wow, 2016 mustang is "only" 188 long

whoda thunk it
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SS cop car is gone too. In case that hasnt been posted.
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SS cop car is gone too. In case that hasnt been posted.
that was a thing?

or you talking caprice ?

there was a movie being filmed this past sunday downtown and they were running around with a new cts-v decked out like a cop car.
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these actually..

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that was a thing?

or you talking caprice ?

there was a movie being filmed this past sunday downtown and they were running around with a new cts-v decked out like a cop car.
Same thing.
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Chevelles came in 4 door too.

Should've been a completely new name imo. Better advertised and for gods sake the Honda Accord is more aggressive looking.
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Chevelles came in 4 door too.

Should've been a completely new name imo. Better advertised and for gods sake the Honda Accord is more aggressive looking.
i didn't think any 4 doors were "real" chevelles, but converted malibus, but now im thinkin' you right. me wrong.
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i didn't think any 4 doors were "real" chevelles, but converted malibus, but now im thinkin' you right. me wrong.
Yes 4 door Chevelles were a real thing. Just Like my Lemans, based on the A-body chassis not the "B" body. I can bolt any powertrain/suspension parts for a 2 door Lemans on mine save the drive shaft, and the front clips interchange (There was a Lemans Sport 4 door made that had the Endura front clip like a GTO.) Back in the day before the 68-72 they all used the same wheel base, for the 68-72s they stretched them about 4" if memory is right. It's similar to the wagon/elky frame in length but totally different due to the wagons and elkys having flat bottoms.

Then again, why does it matter. Did they make a 4 door Charger? Does anyone even care if they did?
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Well, buddy got his order in just in time it seems. GM told him March-April delivery date for his
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When do they stop orders?
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I'll have to try the back to back back seat comparison again because now it bothers me that it seemed the Charger had so much more room when those measurements don't just say I overestimated it, but that the SS actually has more.... I could frickin swear, man... the Charger seemed so much bigger inside.

The SS doesn't seem very long to me, longer than the Mustang for sure but about the same length as the Vulva. The SS does look like a monster parked next to the wife's Beetle though.... That thing is comically short especially next to the SS.


Specs can lie. It's a two-dimensional measurement for a three-dimensional shape. A big floor tunnel or narrow footwell can make it seem smaller than specs suggest.
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Specs can lie. It's a two-dimensional measurement for a three-dimensional shape. A big floor tunnel or narrow footwell can make it seem smaller than specs suggest.
So am I crazy about the rear legroom? I figure you'd be a good guy to ask.
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I recall the Charger being roomier.
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