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The Chevy Camaro ZL1 1LE Will Scare Other Cars On The Track

By   February 28, 2017

Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE

Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE

If you’ve every driven a Chevrolet Camaro with a 1LE package then you know what a difference the option makes. The Camaro ZL1 1LE takes the American pony car to levels that rival many much more expensive cars.

With all the 1LE aerodynamic bits, it has a very purposeful look. The front fins alone make it look like it belongs on the track instead of the road.

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2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 Specs Puts It In High Priced Company

By   August 8, 2016

2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

2017 Chevrolet Camaro

If you’re in the market for a new high performance vehicle that won’t break the bank then the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 may be right up your alley. The very quick car gets dangerously close to the Corvette Z06 in specs, but it offer a bit of practicality with its rear seats (although they are only really suitable for younger children).

The 650 horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter LT4 V8 powered pony car is just a few tenths of a second slower than the new Z06 to 60 mph. Thanks to its lower weight it is also quicker than the 707 horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.

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Chevrolet Claims Camaro ZL1 10-Speed Has Faster Shifts Than Porsche’s PDK

By   May 11, 2016

Camaro ZL1 10-Speed Transmission

Cameo ZL1 10-Speed Transmission

In the world of fast shifting transmissions most consider Porsche’s dual-clutch PDK transmission to be the best on the market. This may no longer be the case, at least in terms of quick shifting, as Chevrolet claims that their tests show the new 10-Speed Hydo-Matic transmission used in the Camaro ZL1 offers faster shifts.

Just how much quicker does it change gears over its German rival? Upshifting from 1st to 2nd gear is 36 percent faster and 2nd to 3rd and 3rd to 4th are 27 and 26 percent faster.

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Chevy Releases The 640 Horsepower Camaro ZL1 And There Was Great Rejoicing

By   March 17, 2016

Chevy Camaro ZL1

Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

Chevrolet has pulled the cover off the Camaro ZL1. The big number that will hit you in the face is 640 horsepower. That’s a lot of power and for those that choose an automatic transmission, the shift time will no longer hold you back.

The American performance car offers just 10 horses less than the Corvette Z06. Unlike the Corvette the Camaro offers rear seats which come in handy when you want to take younger children (or a cramped adult) for a ride with a passenger already in the front.

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Chevrolet Teases 2016 Camaro While Celebrating 500,000th Fifth Generation Car

By   March 13, 2015

Fifth Generarion Chevrolet Camaro Z/28

Chevy Camaro Z/28

This year marks the final year of production of the fifth generation Chevrolet Camaro. It has been a very successful car for GM with almost 500,000 cars being sold since it went on sale in 2009 (they should hit that number once the March sales are final).

Of course this generation car is also attached to a famous Transformer. With Bumblebee being a fifth generation car in the more recent movies, it further helped sales of the performance machine and it was able to outsell its chief rival, Mustang.

Hit the jump to find out more about the fifth generation Camaro and to see a video with a tease of the sixth generation car.

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