Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible

October 11, 2011 at 11:28 pm

A drop-top version completes the range of the new Camaro ZL1. The car will debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month. When it goes on sale in late 2012, it will deliver more performance and technology than many exotic cars and ultra-luxury convertibles. Like the coupe, the Camaro ZL1 convertible features a supercharged 6.2L “LSA” engine, SAE-rated at 580 horsepower (432 kW) and 556 lb.-ft. of torque (754 Nm). That’s enough to exceed the output of 2+2 convertibles of many sportscars. Besides the awesome engine, the ZL1 convertible uses the third-generation of Magnetic Ride. New, twin-wire/dual-coil dampers at all four corners enable faster response, with damping levels now adjusted up to 1,000 times per second – about one [...]

Chevy Camaro ZL1 Gets 580-hp

September 10, 2011 at 10:15 am

Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 finally gets its official power figures, and we are glad to report it’s not disappointing. The exact opposite actually, it’s heartwarming! The ZL1 is officially rated at 580 horsepower (432 kW) and 556 lb.-ft. of torque (754 Nm) – making it the most-powerful production Camaro ever. It is also packed with technology, including items like  lower-restriction air filter, dual inlet paths, engine-oil cooler, identical to the system on the Corvette ZR1, rear-differential cooler, high-performance fuel system, and the third-generation of Magnetic Ride Control (MRC). All that is there to make sure you experience an exhilarating and thrilling drive every time you take the Zl1 for a spin. It can also be specified with a manual 6-speed ‘box [...]

550-hp Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Revealed

February 10, 2011 at 7:30 pm

Feast your eyes on the most powerful and fastest Chevy Camaro every built, but don’t stare at it because it’s viscous! You look at that macho bonnet and it’s carbon fiber air dam and the new front bumper with those aggressive intakes, and you know this is something special. With a name derived from racing models of 1969, the ZL1 is fine tuned for track action and features the latest Magnetic ride suspension system for spot on responsiveness. Rigorous development of the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is ongoing, and official estimates of the car’s capabilities will be released later in 2011, as testing nears completion. Supporting the dynamic track and street performance of the ZL1 is the LSA 6.2L supercharged engine, [...]

Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Revealed

October 3, 2010 at 8:17 pm

Well, not in full! But General Motors finally released the first official picture of the Chevrolet Camaro Convertible. And yes, it only shows the back of the car, but it’s relevant becasue the front is just the same as Coupe. Already you can feel the coolness of this car like a spring breath! Not becasue of it being a drop-top muscle, and not becasue it’s a mighty powerful car. But becasue it’s an affordable way of having so much fun. GM has confirmed that the car will debuts at the upcoming Los Angeles Motor Show in November, and they have also said that the car will start from just 30,000 USD. That is probably the price of the base V8 [...]

2010 Chevrolet Camaro Synergy Special Edition

January 14, 2010 at 3:13 pm

Last year in SEMA show General Motors revealed a series of special edition Chevy Camaros which have been customized by their own experts. One of the finest models was this, the Synergy. And now as it’s being prepared to hit the market GM released its official MSRP. Camaro Synergy starts at a reasonable $26,790. And that is a good bang for buck considering the value you get with this car. The synergy is powered by an efficient 3.6L direct injection V6, which can be had with either a six-speed manual or automatic transmission. It develops 304 horsepower and 273 lb.-ft. of torque, while averaging 29 mpg. The car features a Synergy Green paintjob with Cyber Grey Rally Stripes running from [...]