Thats what modding is for, drive a cammed one and you might change your mind! These cars like the 1le and z28 are based of the SS, there for an SS can be easily built just like them and even better! No big deal, but I do get wanting this z28... I want one myself!
217/228 .565 lift, XS headers, 3" exhaust, th400 swap FTI 3600 stall. 11.75@117