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Old 01-13-2011, 12:22 PM   #1
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Exclamation 2012 Camaro Z28 HP Edition Production Begins Jan. 1, 2012! (Confirmed to dealers!)

As reported on HOMEPAGE.

This just in from BeckyD@RodgersChevrolet, who has just attended a National Chevrolet Dealer's meeting where among other things, the upcoming "Camaro Z28" or "HP Edition" model was confirmed and discussed!

Here are the confirmed details from the meeting:
  • Production begins January 1, 2012
  • Internally referred to as the "HP Edition" model (it was not actually referred to as "Z28" during the meeting and was only referred to as the "HP Edition")
  • "Z28" name has not been confirmed nor was it used in the meeting. The final name may potentially not be "Z28"
  • 6.2L supercharged engine
  • Magnetic Ride suspension
  • 285F / 330R tires
  • Hood design to have louvre/slat design seen in spy photos (dealers in attendance were shown a gray Z28 model)
  • Slight (not major) updates to the interior, with some brighter trimwork

As for the 2012 Camaro generally, the 45th anniversary edition (which we discussed here) will be for both coupe and convertible models. It will come in carbon flash color with all black interior and unique wheels.
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:27 PM   #2
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:33 PM   #3
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:33 PM   #4
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:33 PM   #5
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Yea boy I wonder whats the price tag?
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:34 PM   #6
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:34 PM   #7
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damn no pics from the gray model shown? lol ill even take a grainy video
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:34 PM   #8
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Finally, a real date for production. Thanks for the information Becky. The Magnetic Ride was a surprise. Now the next big question, how much will it cost?? With the addition of MRS the price will be closer to $50,000 than $45,000 I bet. Now they just need to paint it Marina Blue and it will be perfect.
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:35 PM   #9
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Sounds like a muscle car version of the cts v coupe
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:37 PM   #10
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Yea baby, the magnetic ride is what I really wanted!!!!

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285 fronts.....330 rears?? Daaaaaaaaaaaamn!!!
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:40 PM   #12
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Old 01-13-2011, 12:42 PM   #14
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well i looks like i will be skipping on buying the convertible
and save a little more the Z28.... oyeah baby
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