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28 Feb, 2012

First Camaro ZL1 Crash Comes at VIR Media Event :(

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Oh noes!!! Aaron Gold, a producer on Top Gear USA, met with some misfortune in the rain at the Virginia International Raceway ZL1 media event while piloting the ZL1. Thankfully, according to GM, the damage is just cosmetic. Read more on this story at the following LINK

Chevy is currently holding a Camaro ZL1 media event at the Virginia International Raceway (VIR) and to mark the occassion Chevy has released this video of the Camaro ZL1 lapping the VIR in just 2:52:38! To give you some perspective of how fast this laptime is – it’s faster than a Corvette Z06, Nissan GT-R, [...]

24 Feb, 2012

ZL1 Ad: What Makes a ZL1?

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You may already have seen this promo or a similar version of it on TV, but for those of readers who are not of the couch potato variety, here is a Camaro ZL1 advertisement spot titled “Magic Remix.” View this ZL1 promo at the following LINK

22 Feb, 2012

Faster TapShift Response gives ZL1 Auto an Edge

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When the new 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 arrives this spring, performance car enthusiasts will experience the hands-on driving satisfaction of a “stick” with the ease of an automatic transmission due to General Motors’ newly improved TapShift technology. Since its introduction several years ago, TapShift has allowed drivers to control up- and down-shifts with paddle shifters. [...]

Rick Hendrick was in attendance at the recent celebration for the start of ZL1 production where he was interviewed about the 2012 Camaro ZL1 and his passion for the Camaro marquee as a whole. [Video Inside] Not only did Rick Hendrick purchase Camaro ZL1 #1 off the line, he’ll also be taking home the #2 [...]

Remember these types of photos from almost 3 years ago? If not, see HERE for a blast from the past. Now it’s the Camaro ZL1′s turn – getting in line one after another after production in Oshawa, awaiting transport to dealers and owners. ZL1 owners-to-be: think you spot yours? Check out more photos at the [...]

06 Feb, 2012

Video: Camaro ZL1 Tears Up Inde Motorsports Track!

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Finally, a proper Camaro ZL1 review and feature. Watch as Carlos Lago from Motor Trend tears up the Inde Motorsports Park in Arizona. The results of all that tearing up? Oh, just a 0-60mph in 3.8 seconds, a 12.1 quarter mile run, and a 1.0g lateral acceleration figure! See the video inside. View this ZL1 [...]

Mr. Rick Hendrick of Hendrick Motorsports recently joined workers at the GM Oshawa Assembly Plant to celebrate the start of production for the ZL1, which should arrive at dealers next month. Read more on this story at the following LINK

GM brought out two 2012 Camaro ZL1s to be ogled at by attendees at this past weekend’s Rolex 24 Hour Race at Daytona. On display in the Camaro corral was a yellow and dark blue ZL1, driven in from Michigan by GM execs, on winter tires. Check out some photos at the following LINK

An important announcement has just been made by ‘Team Camaro’ regarding the 2012 Camaro Zl1! Early this morning, John Fitzpatrick, Camaro’s Marketing Manager, sent a note to Chevrolet dealers receiving ZL1 allocation to make them aware that production of the 2012 Camaro ZL1 is NOW underway at Oshawa! He also had some information regarding a [...]

Here’s the first independent video of the 2012 Camaro ZL1 running on a quarter mile track. The folks from Motoramic try their (novice) hand a quarter mile run in the 2012 ZL1. They were only able to achieve 13 seconds in the quarter mile with launch control, but admitted to their complete lack of experience [...]

19 Jan, 2012

Official 2012 Camaro ZL1 Brochure

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On the heels of the first batch of production ZL1 reviews, comes the official 2012 Camaro ZL1 brochure. It features 20 pages of ZL1 eye candy and information. Even though we’ve known and seen most of this info already, we still can’t get enough Download the PDF version of the brochure inside. View the 2012 [...]

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