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Old 03-17-2013, 05:31 PM
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I dont want to bash the guy's new car; Im sure its a good family mill with decent power for what it is. But, I would probably have early signs of depression going from a ZR1 LS9 based V8 to a Hyundai V8....
We all can't live our lives a quarter mile at a time.

An Infinity is too exclusive, so he'll have to slum it in an R-Spec.
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Says a lot about the quality of life you have...
I must be some unique breed of human to not enjoy downgrading....
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I must be some unique breed of human to not enjoy downgrading....
He makes up for it with moments with his kids?
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Originally Posted by 2K2SilverTL-S View Post
I must be some unique breed of human to not enjoy downgrading....
You pretty much summed it up yourself... You are indeed a VERY unique breed of human. Let's not forget you're in a C6, arguably one of the least desirable interiors for a performance car out there. While the R Spec may give up a triny bit of HP (I'll give you a good amount of torque), for someone who has kids and needs the room and 4 doors it's an awesome choice. And it has hands down a far, far superior interior to your car. So I'd use "down grade" lightly there fella otherwise you'll loose even more credibility than you already have.
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Better late than never. Sorry guys, Nick had some things he needed to take care of so I got the car a little later. Snapped a few shots on my iPhone before the hour trek home. Once the weather clears up in the next few days, I take some better shots. Nick took shots with his DSLR and promises to post in W&W.

Nick did Xpel on the entire front (bumper, full hood, quarter panels, mirrors) + Opti Coat the entire rest of the car.

Other than the rear badge I put on while I was there, I still have to:

Install rear lip spoiler
Install Genesis wheel center caps
Hardwire radar detector
Install Genesis airbag
Maybe some work to the exhaust to give it a bit more throaty sound. It's sooo quiet. Looking at Dynomax VT mufflers.






This was while Nick was finishing the front so the tow hook cover was off.

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Originally Posted by SuperTrooper169 View Post
You pretty much summed it up yourself... You are indeed a VERY unique breed of human. Let's not forget you're in a C6, arguably one of the least desirable interiors for a performance car out there. While the R Spec may give up a triny bit of HP (I'll give you a good amount of torque), for someone who has kids and needs the room and 4 doors it's an awesome choice. And it has hands down a far, far superior interior to your car. So I'd use "down grade" lightly there fella otherwise you'll loose even more credibility than you already have.
Thanks ST. You pretty much summed up my reasoning. It's the perfect car for me and that's where I'll end it. I've finally decided it's not worth the effort.
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You didn't buy T's Genny did you?

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Install Genesis airbag
Does it inflate and look like the winged genesis emblem???


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He really did a nice job of detailing it, those are great looking cars. You got what they say "the best bang for your buck".
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Originally Posted by 2K2SilverTL-S View Post
I dont want to bash the guy's new car; Im sure its a good family mill with decent power for what it is. But, I would probably have early signs of depression going from a ZR1 LS9 based V8 to a Hyundai V8....
i could say so much right now but i wont.
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Looks great. Definitely love the wing badge on it.
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i could say so much right now but i wont.
I'll have my wife talk to yours.
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Does it inflate and look like the winged genesis emblem???


Looks like this.
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Congratulations NSXNEXT! It must feel good to finally be in the car you've wanted all along. The day the break-in period is over and you bury the throttle for the first time will be one to remember.
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Looks like this.
I was just kidding...
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Originally Posted by SuperTrooper169 View Post
You pretty much summed it up yourself... You are indeed a VERY unique breed of human. Let's not forget you're in a C6, arguably one of the least desirable interiors for a performance car out there. While the R Spec may give up a triny bit of HP (I'll give you a good amount of torque), for someone who has kids and needs the room and 4 doors it's an awesome choice. And it has hands down a far, far superior interior to your car. So I'd use "down grade" lightly there fella otherwise you'll loose even more credibility than you already have.
Reading and comprehension >> you. We were talking about vs. a CTS-V not my fully modded (int/ext/performance/audio) C6 vs. Genesis (that's a laughable comparison).

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i could say so much right now but i wont.
I was just being a douche just like NSXNEXT has been in a bunch of my threads. Funny how so many of you get your panties in a bunch when I'm a douche.

Anyway, NSXNEXT, good luck with her. Looking good.
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Reading and comprehension >> you. We were talking about vs. a CTS-V not my fully modded (int/ext/performance/audio) C6 vs. Genesis (that's a laughable comparison).



I was just being a douche just like NSXNEXT has been in a bunch of my threads. Funny how so many of you get your panties in a bunch when I'm a douche.

Anyway, NSXNEXT, good luck with her. Looking good.
You confuse you "being a douche" with you actually being a moron.
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You confuse you "being a douche" with you actually being a moron.
You're funny. You are one of these guys I call an "internet genius." You have the education level of a 5th grader, but behind a computer you're an astrophysicist that won the national spelling bee. You're a loser man, honestly.
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You're funny. You are one of these guys I call an "internet genius." You have the education level of a 5th grader, but behind a computer you're an astrophysicist that won the national spelling bee. You're a loser man, honestly.
Keep trying, you still have to make a dent.
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Love that avatar, Sar.
The Genesis has come a long way. Gorgeous car...and already on the path to proper maintenance and ownership. Nice!

if he was trolling, he was pretty gentlemanly about how he went about it. Nice C6 too.
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You didn't buy T's Genny did you?
Mine was black.
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eager to see more pix !!!

car is looking great....looks like a great detailing job...
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Mine was black.
That's what they all say.
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I dont want to bash the guy's new car; Im sure its a good family mill with decent power for what it is. But, I would probably have early signs of depression going from a ZR1 LS9 based V8 to a Hyundai V8....
Priorities,

you're doing it wrong.
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The day the break-in period is over and you bury the throttle for the first time will be one to remember.
I am counting the miles
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That's what they all say.
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Badass car! It came down to this or the Charger when I went car shopping a few months back.
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Badass car! It came down to this or the Charger when I went car shopping a few months back.
Yeah the Charger was one of the last cars I test drove. I loved the power but the exterior styling was just not for me.
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Detail job looks great! Looking forward to mods/updates.
Enjoy the ride.
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Which rear lip spoiler did you get?

I had this one and thought it turned out pretty decent -

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I'll have my wife talk to yours.
Anytime after 6:30 ct works
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Can your wives talk to mine, I'd like to downgrade as well.
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Which rear lip spoiler did you get?

I had this one and thought it turned out pretty decent -

Yup that's the one. I think there is only one style for the sedan.
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Anytime after 6:30 ct works
I'm on it.
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Can your wives talk to mine, I'd like to downgrade as well.
On it.
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