Originally Posted by Number 3
Not simply a matter of wanting to do it. Needs a SOLID business case on top of the SS and ZL1. But your math seems in the ball park. An LS7, forged wheels and HD trans for a 10 to 12,000 dollar premium.
There isn't a single component, here, that doesn't already exist and/or isn't GM-certified/validated, now or shortly.
This is not
a new concept... All manner of Camaro-based support for a BOSS-specific competitor exists, and has since well before
the BOSS appeared...
Serious discussions occurred in Summer/Fall-'09, regarding this type of Package. Through an enterprise well-regarded by GM, but ultimately lacking Team support, then; the supply of cars was given as the "issue" and, as you know, "two-sticker" Programs are "banned". But that
was "then"...and this
is "now". Since then, ZL1-specific components await: trans, HD driveline, brakes, wheels/tires; FE4 is now developed.
Just how many Camaros, as spec'd above, does the Team need to create a Spring-'12 Launch
? 2,000? 5,000? 2-per-Dealer?
Float this specific idea
, or Motor Trend
, or CandD
, or Camaro Performers
and see what the response is. Fulfilling the above numbers would
Regardless of the numbers required, I can GUARANTEE you 1
...Black-on-Black, hold the stripes!
Oh, and the name? Does anyone need to ASK?!