REPORT: SS badge to return to its roots at Chevy

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  1. Seeker

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    http://www.autoblog.com/2009/11/21/r...oots-at-chevy/

    Yeah, Bob Lulz talking about a Volt SS was :ugh2:. A Zeta-based Impala with an LS3-powered SS variant? Much better. :bigthumb:

    I don't know if there's really anything else they could/should apply the SS badge to, though. I guess those two would be enough. Don't want to dilute the name again. :dunno:
     
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    GM has said this 5 or 6 times over the past 10 years. Won't happen.
     
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    Outside of new camaro, the last car to wear the badge correctly is the car in my av.
     
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    Cruze SS would be nice. It's already getting a turbo 1.4L as standard. Just use a bigger engine with more boost. :hs:

    Edit: There's already a ~200hp 1.6L turbo Ecotec in Europe.
     
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    it's getting bumped up to 122 hp :bowdown:
     
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    win.
     
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    i miss the days when someone asked you what you drove, you could simply answer SS and there would be no question as to what it was.
     
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    i used to have an S-10 SS :rofl:
     
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    me too :eek3:

    loved that truck, but often thought it really didn't deserve the badge
     
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