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Old 02-06-2012, 04:33 PM   #1
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***LG Motorsports Gen5 Camaro World Challenge Race Build***

Hey guys,

LG Motorsports is about to begin on a 2012 SCCA World Challenge Camaro build.

This is a full build layout of a Pro Level World Challenge Camaro race car. While some of the more 'trick' items will not be shown in detail we are going to give you a very in-depth look behind 'locked doors' of how a Camaro goes from the street to the track.



"Body in White" ready for pickup




On the trailer ready to come home




At the shop ready to be transported to the chassis plate




Going on the Chassis Plate with doors and hood removed




Stripping the Uni-body



Main roll hoop being fitted
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Old 02-06-2012, 04:34 PM   #2
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Weight Ref.

889 lbs: Bare body in white uni body No doors, trunk lid, fenders
49 lbs: Each bare door (no glass or trim)
23 lbs: Stock hood
19 lbs: Stock deck lid
9 lbs: Each front fender
13 lbs: Stock hood and deck lid hinges


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Old 02-06-2012, 04:34 PM   #3
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Old 02-06-2012, 04:35 PM   #4
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Old 02-06-2012, 04:57 PM   #5
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awesome! Great pics
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Old 02-06-2012, 05:28 PM   #6
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Old 02-07-2012, 05:16 PM   #7
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Updated, chassis is now on the chassis plate.

FYI a bare body in white Camaro with doors, hood, and trunk lid is 1047 lbs as shown in the top photo.
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Old 02-07-2012, 05:42 PM   #8
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Doors weigh 49 lbs, no nothing, just the metal part.
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Old 02-07-2012, 06:07 PM   #9
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Ugh, that's not white, LOL.
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Old 02-09-2012, 11:04 AM   #10
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Main post updated, also added in weight lists as well.


Stripping the Uni-body



Main roll hoop being fitted
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Old 02-09-2012, 11:19 AM   #11
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Old 02-27-2012, 02:10 PM   #12
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I'll have more updated pictures this week of the chassis as we prepare for the roll cage to be installed. Stay tuned!
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Old 04-10-2012, 10:20 AM   #13
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We are still in process of building this particular car. We did purchase a completed car and have spent the last few weeks making it our own and testing.

Lou will be driving the #28 LG Motorsports GTS Camaro at this weekend's Long Beach GP in SCCA World Challenge.
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Old 04-10-2012, 06:24 PM   #14
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Old 04-10-2012, 06:31 PM   #15
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Old 04-10-2012, 06:31 PM   #16
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Old 06-12-2012, 05:29 PM   #17
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Update on the project, as you guys may or may not know. We did move so progress on the race car has been paused for the time being but I will update everyone when things are moving again!
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Old 12-03-2012, 02:17 PM   #18
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Update for the day....progress as resumed and is going 100% as of this morning!
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Old 12-03-2012, 03:06 PM   #19
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Update for the day.....Roll cage progressing.







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Old 12-24-2012, 09:58 AM   #21
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Updates before Christmas

Going on the rotisserie





Mounted on the rotisserie for final welding before soda blasting!
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Chassis going into the paint booth last night.

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Hope to see it out of paint later today or in the morning.
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Frame, underhood, and interior now finished in our traditional red! Exterior coming next!

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