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    CTS-V racecar

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    is it made of plastic?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by HeroSina Click here to enlarge
    is it made of plastic?
    Probably, then again, so are the Porsche GT3, BWM M3 bumpers...

    I never really understood people who bashed the Corvettes for having plastic bumpers either...

    Whats your point?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by GT3 Click here to enlarge
    Probably, then again, so are the Porsche GT3, BWM M3 bumpers...

    I never really understood people who bashed the Corvettes for having plastic bumpers either...

    Whats your point?
    nothing , i just wanted to make sure Click here to enlarge

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by HeroSina Click here to enlarge
    nothing , i just wanted to make sure Click here to enlarge
    Wasn't trying to start an argument either. I was actually curios on what your point was... Im sure they have to follow the same regulations that other do.

    But who knows, it may have a combination of carbon fiber, plastic and aluminum body panels, just like many other race cars.

    Looks pretty bad ass, and although its a Caddy, I think it cool to see them doing this; even if just for $#@!s and giggles...

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by GT3 Click here to enlarge
    Wasn't trying to start an argument either. I was actually curios on what your point was... Im sure they have to follow the same regulations that other do.

    But who knows, it may have a combination of carbon fiber, plastic and aluminum body panels, just like many other race cars.

    Looks pretty bad ass, and although its a Caddy, I think it cool to see them doing this; even if just for $#@!s and giggles...

    I think they are pretty serious.They do it for $#@! and giggles.
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    It is not for $#@!s and giggles. They competed in the Speed World Challenge Series with the last CTS-V. With some heavily decorated drivers they won some championships.

    Unfortunately the World Challenge Series is now dieing a slow death. Maybe with cadillac now rejoining the series, some other manufacturers will come back also.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by M3_WC Click here to enlarge
    It is not for $#@!s and giggles. They competed in the Speed World Challenge Series with the last CTS-V. With some heavily decorated drivers they won some championships.

    Unfortunately the World Challenge Series is now dieing a slow death. Maybe with cadillac now rejoining the series, some other manufacturers will come back also.

    True. I don't see it coming back to life though. ALMS and Grand Am are taking the spot.
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    Is this car not going to compete in ALMS?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Is this car not going to compete in ALMS?
    No. SCCA World Series.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by FR305 Click here to enlarge
    No. SCCA World Series.
    Yawn.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Yawn.
    Exactly. ... watching The Rolex 24hours at Daytona... This car should be in the Grand AM GT Class
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    what engine does it use?
    Current:
    14 Viper TA
    Wsir - 1:28:9
    Buttonwillow C13 - 1:54:1

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DD GT3 RD Click here to enlarge
    what engine does it use?
    LSA

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