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|03-12-2013, 02:55 PM||#1|
Camaro21's Build Thread (version 2.0)
Camaro21's Build version 2.0:
On September 13, 2009 my car "Rubye" (which I named after my Grandmother that raised me and just turned 96 years old on Sept. 21st) was brought home. I bought her off of the lot as a 2SS/RS, black with cyber grey rally stripes. Since then, I have spent alot of time and effort on her upgrades making her more to match my personality. Now I can truly say i am pleased with the way she has transformed. I have not only upgraded her looks, but her power as well. Some may like it and some may not, but as most of you have told me, it is my car and that's all that matters..
Today I have almost 90,000 (20,000 on new motor) miles on her and she is still going strong. I have attended MTI Funfest I & II and Camaro5Fest I, II and III, Texas Camaro Nationals II & III, Texas Wide Meetup (now known as Texas Camaro Revolution) 1, 2 & soon to be 3.
Below are a list of upgrades that have been done..
Black Heritage Grill
TSW Donington's 20X8.5 Front and 20X10 Rear Wheels
SRP Racing Pedals
Tail Light Blackouts
AAC Sidemarker Lights
Heater Hose Relocation Kit
T3 Ports with Blue LED Strips
Blue behind the Grill Lighting
Blue Footwell Lighting
Blue LED Dome Light
Dual LED Blue Underhood Lighting
Elite Engineering Tunnel Brace
Elite Engineering Passenger Seat Handle
Vanity License Plate (T is for Texas and the rest is N V ME )
LPE Built/ADM Installed Forged 417
Magnusun Magnacharger TVS 2300 package w/OD Rear Cog Drive
Dry Nitrous Kit installed by ADM Performance
ADM Performance Custom Cam
ADM Performance Race Cold Air Intake w/Scoop
Innovators West 8-Rib Pulley System with 3.4 Blower Pulley
LPE Catch Can
2" Kooks Headers with High-Flow Cats with 3" Exhaust with Magnaflow Mufflers
Street Slayer Triple Carbon Clutch from Hendrix Engineering
ADM Performance Custom Tune
Ported Throttle Body
MGW Short Throw Shifter
DSS 9" Kit with 3.70 Gears, 1-Piece Aluminum Driveshaft and 1400HP Axles
Pfadt Solid Rear Subframe Mounts
Metco Driveshaft Safety Loop
BMR Rear Trailing Arms
BMR Rear Toe Rods
BMR Rear Lower Adjustable Control Arms
Pedders Xa Coilovers
Eibach Front and Rear Sway Bars
Drilled & Slotted Rotors
Hawk Performance Ceramic Brake Pads
ADM Performance Custom Roll Cage
Weld RTS 17's Slicks/Skinnies with Hoosier Slicks & M&H Skinnies (Race Wheels/Tires)
She has went through a few appearance changes:
I stopped off at "City Garage" down I-35 South and took a few pics.
and now it looks like this:
I had some performance work done:
And don't forget "SAFETY FIRST". I have a 6-Point Roll Cage as well, but no pics
Some Racing Shots:
My Fastest Time Slip so far:
My Dyno Sheets through it's progression:
|03-12-2013, 05:11 PM||#3|
5Th Gen (Craig)
Drives: 2014 C7
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Houma, Louisiana
Looking good Keith
I thought that my car would follow in your footsteps but I'm not so sure anymore. I bought the wife a 2013 ZL1 so my mods are on hold for now. Andy had a smoking deal on a 417 that he was going to put in his but I had just bought the ZL1 and couldn't swing it.
Hopefully we can meet up soon. If work allows I'm gonna try to make a couple of the Houston events while I'm still working in the area.
|03-12-2013, 09:10 PM||#4|
It will be nice to see ya again and catch up. I am sure the wife loves her ZL1!! Does she let you drive it much? Keep in touch and let me know when you can make it out and play
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|04-30-2013, 08:27 PM||#8|
So, what happened to 1.0???? As always Keith, one of my favorite cars and people...
If the car feels like it is on rails, you are probably driving too slow. -Ross Bentley
Horsepower is how fast you hit the wall.
Torque is how far you take the wall with you.
“If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough.” Mario Andretti
If you can turn, you ain't going fast enough...
|04-30-2013, 09:47 PM||#10|
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