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      05-16-2006, 01:53 AM   #1
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Fun Corvette Z06 review by Top Gear

They pit the Z06 up against a wall of fire



Stig's test around the track, wait till you see the time he got...




Man what a beast this car is!
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      05-16-2006, 01:54 AM   #2
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That episode was fun, especially when Stig did the final lap in the Leona! He beat Nigel Mansell by like 2 seconds.
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Best US car made today.Excellent."7 litres of American friendly fire!"
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I want to apply for that guy's career. He has been behind many awesome cars.
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nice review, great car!!!
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      05-16-2006, 11:56 AM   #7
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Corvette.....the car I have been dreaming of since I was 6...amazing to see how far it has come.
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Corvette.....the car I have been dreaming of since I was 6...amazing to see how far it has come.
same here. i never really wanted a mustang, charger or a camero but corvettes have always made my head turn.
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That episode was fun, especially when Stig did the final lap in the Leona! He beat Nigel Mansell by like 2 seconds.
How come you saw that episode in the US? It was only broadcast on the BBC in the UK on Sunday evening.
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new episodes of Top Gear is posted online if you look hard (well, not even that hard) enough

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How come you saw that episode in the US? It was only broadcast on the BBC in the UK on Sunday evening.
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      05-16-2006, 02:05 PM   #11
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They're posted online within minutes of airing in the UK. A couple hours later and we're watching the same episode you just saw
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i've never liked domestic (with the exception of classics), but yeah, the Z06 is a different category.

now thats value.
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How come you saw that episode in the US? It was only broadcast on the BBC in the UK on Sunday evening.
Magic.

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i really like this guys reviews. they are much more fun than Motorweeks. I liked the Koenigegeg or whatever review too, and the race against a line of fire on this z06 was just awesome.

He's one lucky guy.
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So beautiful.
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Nice vette you got there!
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Thanks... It was alot of fun rebuilding that motor. I don't get it out on the road enough thats for sure.
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I have a friend here in Houston who has a few Vettes

Hes got the new Z06 and took me for a ride...what a car, its pretty quiet too..I was really surprised

Since then he has gotten headers and a full exhaust, cant wait to hear it now!
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How come you saw that episode in the US? It was only broadcast on the BBC in the UK on Sunday evening.
Now that's funny

As an expat, I have a great love for the show. Just watched the first two episodes from the new season. Have every other episode on my external drive. Fifth gear too - Finalgear.com also has all the Fifth Gear episodes.
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