This Z28 was“12 seconds faster that the Z28 we tested last year.”
“Bone jarring ride”
I remember driving a couple of those ‘82-<whenever> Z’s and TAs.
Hanlon’s Razor: Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity.
Heinlein’s Corollary: Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.
Worf’s Razor: Never attribute to stupidity that which is adequately explained by laziness.
Worf's Corollary: Once you've mitigated risk from stupidity and laziness in your endeavors, failure is usually the result of insufficient imagination. My 928 Inspection Guide
Buddy of mine had a teal 91 RS Camaro, best part of that car, like most chevy's was/is the motor. Everything else was pretty much crap, and it was particularly noisy and rattled. I freakin hate rattles in my vehicles, drives me nuts, hence me not owning an American car in years.
Maybe I am reading too much into the video.
1.) The verbals were politically correct, salesman-like
2.) The pictures of the Z28 breaking loose, the belts coming off and pushing the Z28 around to the pit stop told a little different story than the verbals
I'm not against American cars per se and could easily see myself picking up a Cadillac CTS Coupe with a manual as a DD. But, the American cars from the 70s and 80s were particularly disappointing.