Posts Tagged ‘Camaro’

Chevrolet Camaro 2016 Establishes New Performance Benchmark

May
18

2016 Chevrolet Camaro Front AngleThe sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro offers higher levels of performance, technology and refinement and is designed to maintain the sporty car segment leadership earned over the past years.

The Gen Six Camaro provides a faster, more nimble driving experience, enabled by an all-new, lighter architecture and a broader powertrain range. Six all-new powertrain combinations are offered, including a 2.0L Turbo, an all-new 3.6L V-6 and the LT1 6.2L V-8, which is SAE-certified at 455 horsepower (339 kW) and 455 lb-ft of torque (617 Nm) – for the most powerful Camaro SS ever. Each engine is available with a six-speed manual or eight-speed automatic transmission.

Advanced Tech Tailors 2016 Camaro Driving Experience

Apr
20

2016 Chevrolet Camaro dual-mode exhaust systemNew technologies in the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro will enable drivers to tailor the car to the moment, whether it’s heading to work, touring the Pacific Coast Highway or lapping a road course.

“We wanted to build on the flexibility of the current Camaro ZL1, which is great for grand touring, commuting, the drag strip and track days,” said Aaron Link, Camaro lead development engineer. “The new Camaro will be even more adaptable, with up to eight vehicle attributes adjusted to fit a driver’s preference.”

1968 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

Apr
02

1968 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Front AngleChevrolet hit one of the all-time grand slam home runs with the first-generation Camaro Z28, a fleet-footed, free-revving banshee that ruled the SCCA’s Trans Am racing series, the drag strip and the stoplight grand prix. The Z28 included special performance suspension, quick ratio steering, front disc brakes, E70-15 white-lettered tires on 7-inch Rally wheels, a Muncie 4-speed and chambered exhaust.

Muscle vehicles cars in India

Mar
02

A unique category among passenger vehicles is a lesser known one called muscle cars. Not a big hit in India, this began as a fad in the United States of America and went on to become a rage there. It refers to cars that are quite expansive and are very high on performance. Besides, the classic muscle car is one with only two doors.

Muscle vehicles and cars in India are an utter rarity. Given the customer behavior in the country, cars that are too large without having enough space within and higher on performance rather than value do not quite sell here. Nevertheless, there have been a handful of models that fall into this category. Also Checkout SUV Cars in India

A Generational Thing: Camaro Design Through the Years

Feb
27

2015 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 FrontAs the Camaro rolls through the final year of its fifth generation, Chevrolet asked five designers who have contributed to the sporty car’s design to reflect on the styling legacy that helped create an icon.

“While Camaro has evolved with cultural and design trends, it has consistently represented the approachable, attainable sports car with an emphasis on fun that’s evident in its styling,” said Ed Welburn, vice president of GM Global Design. “As a result, each generation of Camaro has evoked an emotional connection with enthusiasts – connections spanning 48 years, and five generations.”

2015 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible

Feb
09

2015 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible Front AngleFew production cars can match the ZL1’s performance, and all of its high-velocity achievements were conducted with a stock test vehicle wearing all the street-legal, factory-issued components – and no time-consuming equipment adjustments at the racetrack.

More than just power and raw numbers, the ZL1 features technologically advanced and highly developed chassis and suspension systems. They help it deliver balanced, track-ready handling and braking power to complement high engine output, and include third-generation Magnetic Ride Control.

1969 Chevrolet Camaro with GM Performance Parts

Feb
05

1969 Reggie Jackson Chevrolet Camaro Front AngleWith a potent, 641-horsepower, a new LSX-based 454-cubic-inch small-block V-8 and the classic looks of the 1969 Camaro, legendary baseball player and ardent car collector Reggie Jackson has a muscle car as strong as his World Series batting record. Jackson partnered with GM Performance Parts (GMPP) and the GM Performance Division (GMPD) to build a one-of-a-kind modern muscle machine that serves as a developmental showcase for GM’s new LSX family of performance engine components.

Restored 1967 Pro-Cruiser Chevrolet Camaro

Feb
02

1967 Pro-Cruiser Chevrolet Camaro Front AngleThe body on this stunning Camaro retains all of its original California sheet metal. It is arrow straight and has a stunning 2-stage super silver paint job with GM Royal Blue/Purple Illusion center stripe on the cowl hood, nose stripe down to mid door and rear body panel. These panels flip flop back and forth from blue to purple as you can see in the photos. The finish on this paint is without a doubt show worthy. The underneath of this body is painted in the same super silver color and the finish is just as nice as the exterior of the car.

636 hp Hennessey Z/28 Camaro Tested [VIDEO]

Dec
23

636 hp Hennessey Z/28 Camaro TestedPower:

  • 636 bhp @ 7,000 rpm

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Mecum Packs Austin Convention Center for Final Auction of The Year

Dec
17

Mecum Final Auction of The YearMecum’s first-ever Austin, Texas, collector car auction held this past weekend was well-received by enthusiasts from the live-music capital of the world evidenced by excellent sales results with a near-70 percent sell-through rate and $14,668,347 in total sales. The anticipated offering of 600 vehicles was far exceeded as 660 vehicles crossed the auction block in just two short days, further demonstrating the enthusiasm collectors had for Mecum’s presence in Austin. Putting a cap on the 2014 auction schedule, sales from Austin brought totals for the year to a record $330 million with 76 percent of offered lots sold.