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      09-25-2019, 09:02 AM   #912
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Originally Posted by WestRace View Post
Been hearing from a lot of people about the premature wear and tear of the seat leather. These cars are for show so they probably got a lot of people sitting in, but still it is a concern.
As you said, there are a TON of people in and out of these cars with zero concerns about the car because it's not theirs. BMW makes a very similar color interior as well. Yes, this is not a color of choice for many people due to the look of being dirty or seeing any imperfections.

Heck, when I visited the Ferrari museum a while back they had a Ferrari F50 in the museum on display. The car was used pretty hard and the driver seat looked absolutely trashed, and it was black leather.

I wouldn't be too concerned over this. The same manufacturer that makes high end interiors for hyper-exotics was tapped for the Corvette interior.
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2015 GTI S, 6M, LP, Volk TE37SL 17x8.5, Michelin PSS 245/40, JRZ Coil-Overs, Peloquin LSD, Sachs SRE, SuperPro Control Arms, Remus Catback, IS38 Turbo, APR Stage 2+ Tune, APR DP/IC, CAI, Forge Turbo Blanket, Aero Force Gauge Pod, APR Boost Gauge, Kersher Front Lip, Short Shifter, Tyrolsport Deadset, Stoptech BBK, HPA Dogbone
2008 BMW Z4 3.0si Coupe - because racecar