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Old 07-31-2013, 11:28 AM   #101
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Not too often I say this but your car is awesome. I never liked white but u made it happen brother, God bless
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Old 07-31-2013, 02:06 PM   #102
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Not too often I say this but your car is awesome. I never liked white but u made it happen brother, God bless
I appreciate the compliment. Never been a fan of white either as this was my first white car. When I bought the car, the orange interior against the white and orange stripes is what did it for me.
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Old 08-23-2013, 10:16 AM   #103
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Updated Interior Photos

Updated Interior Photo showing the White Accent Pieces from Billet Custom.

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Old 08-23-2013, 10:24 AM   #104
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So this was the highlight of the fest for me. Some guy named Al (you may recognize him) stopped by at the car show and made my day!

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Old 09-01-2013, 12:42 PM   #105
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So this was the highlight of the fest for me. Some guy named Al (you may recognize him) stopped by at the car show and made my day!

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That's awesome man, very cool!!!!
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Old 09-01-2013, 06:01 PM   #106
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I am so proud of you Freddie....What an honor!!!..


Congrats....Well deserved....


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Old 11-22-2013, 03:07 PM   #107
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Performance Mods for Inferno

After doing some research and talking with several people, I pulled the trigger last month on some major performance mods for Inferno. Several options were on the table as to who I might choose to do the work and after several emails and phone conversations, I felt really comfortable leaving my car in the hands of the folks at NicKey Chicago. Stefano and I talked about what my goals were and we went from there. I visited their shop/museum and even went for a ride in a Stage II ZL1 conversion. That ride was all I needed to move forward.

Here's a list of pretty much all the work performed. I think I have most of it on here:

· Magnuson TVS2300 Supercharger including Rear Cog Overdrive, 3.4” Pulley & Belt, Super Tensioner
·NicKey Stage II CAM Kit including Custom Length Push Rods, 3 Bolt CAM Gear, High Performance Valve Springs, Valve Locks & Seals
·L99 to LS3 Conversion Kit including LSA Head Gaskets, Head Bolts, Valley Cover Assembly, Lifters, Lifter Trays & Bolts, Crank Bolt, Timing Cover Assembly
·NicKey Stage II CNC Ported Heads
·ZL1 Dual Fuel Pump
·ZL1 Controller
·Kenne Bell Boost-A-Pump
·Yank 3200 Torque Converter
·Driveshaft Shop 1000hp Axles
·Driveshaft Safety Loop
·ADM Transmission Cooler
·Rocker Trunions
·ZL1 Map Sensor
·RX Catch Can
·NicKey Custom Dyno Tune & Data Logger

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A few shot's of the work in progress:
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Contacted Pete @ ShowStopper Accessories for these sweet Engine Covers to match the rest of my ShowStopper covers:
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Stefano said they dialed it back a bit before reaching this comfortable number. Here's the final dyno run:
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Finished product, the day I picked up Inferno. It was a sweet 2 1/2 hour ride back home that day. Can't thank Stefano, Corey, and all the great people at NicKey Chicago. What a pleasure to do business with them. They are certainly passionate about Camaro's of all years. Highly recommend them.
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Old 11-22-2013, 03:46 PM   #108
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WOW!!!

Sweet looking.....Now, what a rocket ship!!

Congrats Freddie....Did I say, "WOW?"

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Old 11-22-2013, 09:57 PM   #109
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WOW!!!

Sweet looking.....Now, what a rocket ship!!

Congrats Freddie....Did I say, "WOW?"

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That's exactly how it drives......."ROCKET"! I can't wait for the warm weather next year.
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Old 11-22-2013, 11:22 PM   #110
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I dont think I met you in Indy but I did see your car there
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Old 11-23-2013, 01:13 AM   #111
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Classy & rough looking all in one PKG
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Old 11-25-2013, 11:08 AM   #112
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Freddie,

Thank you for the opportunity to transform 'Inferno'. It is one WILD ride.

Congrats!
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Old 11-28-2013, 12:09 AM   #113
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Amazing numbers can't wait to see it next year.
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