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Chevrolet Performance catalogue launches 2013 catalog with many Camaro parts

Chevrolet has recently released its performance parts catalogue that includes an extensive selection for the Camaro ZL1, 1LE and COPO variants. For the 2013 COPO Camaro Chevrolet is offering up crate engine assemblies for each of the three engines. The LSX376-B8 is for lower output setups, offers better economy and is rated for 8 pounds […]

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2012 SEMA: 2012 COPO Camaro Convertible to be auctioned off at 2013 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale

The very last 2012 COPO Camaro made its debut this week at the 2012 SEMA Show in Las Vegas and is now headed to the Auction block. The Inferno Orange Metallic convertible race car will go under the hammer at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction, in January, to benefit the American Heart Association. Check out […]

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Rick Hendrick builds a custom engine for 2012 COPO Camaro (w/ Video)

Chevrolet offers several ‘Engine Build Experience’ opportunities unmatched in the industry, including the Corvette Engine Build Experience, Crate Engine Build Experience and the COPO Engine Build Experience. The latter’s latest customer is Nascar team Hendrick Motorsports Rick Hendrick. Hendrick recently completed the build of his 2012 Copo Camaro, as one of the 69 built. Last […]

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Chevrolet COPO Camaro Concept approved for production, 69 to be built

Chevrolet has approved 69 units of the Copo Camaro for production for this year, making it the first purpose-built Camaro drag-racing specialty car designed to compete with the quickest in NHRA’s Stock Eliminator and Super Stock classes, where nine-second quarter-mile times are the ones to beat. “The COPO Camaro is going to shake up the sportsman drag […]

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Video: Chevrolet COPO Camaro Concept heads to the track for testing

Since 1955, NHRA Stock Eliminator has been the straight-line proving ground for the wildest high-performance cars ever to come out of Detroit, Michigan. But no brand has held a dominant position in the drag races than Chevrolet and the Central Office Production Order (COPO) 1969 427 Camaros. Click here for our original post on the […]

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Chevrolet Camaro awarded SEMA’s ‘Hottest Car’ award for 2nd consecutive year

The Chevrolet Camaro has been awarded the ‘Hottest Car’ title at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas for the second year in a row. The SEMA Award is given to the most accessory-friendly vehicle, based on the volume of aftermarket parts exhibited at the annual showcase of automotive performance and personalization. In October, General Motors sold […]

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New Chevrolet COPO Camaro Concept unveiled at 2011 SEMA (w/ Video)

Since 1955, NHRA Stock Eliminator drag racing competition has been a straight-line proving ground for the quickest muscle cars to come out of Detroit. Why? Within Stock Eliminator, there are many classes, all defined by the ratio of vehicle shipping weight and the assigned horsepower factor. Due to these tight set of rules and competition, […]

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