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Old 04-19-2013, 02:15 PM   #156
NightmareZL1
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Originally Posted by shaffe View Post
Thats the part I find ironic as well.

The 69 ZL-1 Had a hand built 427, and was a 1/4 missile, is now powered by supercharged small block and is a great track car.

The Z/28 now gets the hand assembled 427 so it can be the track star.

I know why they used the LS7 for the Z/28, it was the best high revving small block they had but I just find the above ironic in a humorous way lol
Agreed that the ls7 is the ideal z28 engine. Should have been gen 6 though with 600 to 800 less lbs. Probably coming soon...2016...
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