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2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Coupe [w/video]

A Racing Circuit Best Reveals The Beast Within Back in the 1980s, the Chevrolet Camaro was a real badass. The sleek two-door coupe was the epitome of reasonably priced sports cars, easily going head-to-head with competitors like the Pontiac Firebird Trans Am GTA, Nissan 300ZX, Toyota Supra and Mazda RX-7. At the top of the Camaro pecking order was the IROC-Z, an $18,000 American muscle car with a naturally aspirated 5.0-liter V8 pumping 215 horsepower to the rear wheels. If its five-speed manual gearbox was shifted perfectly, the 3,430-pound coupe could blast to 60 mph in 6.6 seconds... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
6.2L Supercharged V8
Power:
580 HP / 556 LB-FT
Transmission:
6-Speed Auto
MSRP:
$56,295 base
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    Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
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