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    Video: Tim Allen and his '68 Chevy Camaro do burnouts with Jay Leno
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    Jay Leno returns to hosting duties in his garage after spending a day with Jerry Seinfeld, welcoming fellow comedian Tim Allen and his homebrew 1968 Camaro 427 COPO to his garage. Allen says he got hooked on a green 1968 Camaro he used to see as a kid racing on Woodward in Michigan, but when it ...

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    Auctions: Barrett-Jackson 2014: First 2014 Chevrolet Camaro COPO brings $700k for charity [w/video]
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    This isn't the first COPO Camaro that Chevrolet has auctioned off at Barrett-Jackson. In fact, just last year, the one and only COPO Camaro Convertible was sold right here in Scottsdale for an even $400,000, all of it going to charity. For 2014, the automaker has trotted out the very first 2014 ...

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    Official: 2013 Chevy COPO Camaro announced with two new engines and manual option
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    Chevrolet is following up the 2012 COPO Camaro with another limited run of the drag-strip-ready production car for 2013. Ditching the superchargers, the 2013 COPO Camaro can only be equipped with one of three naturally aspirated V8 engines, and other new features include the option of a manual ...

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    Auctions: Chevrolet Camaro COPO Convertible jumps from SEMA to Barrett-Jackson, pockets $400k for charity [w/video]
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    Back at the 2012 SEMA event in Las Vegas, Chevrolet unveiled the car you see above, a 2012 Chevrolet Camaro COPO Convertible. Actually, that's not quite accurate – this car is THE 2012 Chevrolet Camaro COPO Convertible. As in, the only one ever sold. There was one more produced, but it's ...

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    SEMA: 2012 Chevrolet COPO Camaro Convertible is an Inferno Orange charitable donation
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    Interested in getting your hands on an extremely limited edition Camaro? You're in luck. Chevrolet is using the 2012 SEMA Show in Las Vegas to pull the wraps off its very last 2012 COPO Camaro. Car number 69 of 69 is a convertible, and just the second topless COPO created. Thing is, the first ...

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    Video: Watch a COPO Camaro in the 8s out of the box
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    If this YouTube video is to be believed, then Chevrolet definitely did not forget to put the FAST in the COPO Camaro. Car number three and its 327-cubic-inch engine topped with the 4.0-liter blower ran what looks like an 8.88-second quarter-mile at the strip, out of the box. That puts it at the ...

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    Video: COPO Camaros start delivery, hear them roar
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    Back in March, we told you that Chevrolet was actually going to build the Whitesnake-level-awesome COPO Camaro after the drag-ready Camaro was showed off at SEMA as a concept. The first four COPO Camaros have filed out of the COPO Assembly Facility. COPO numbers 3, 5, 7 and 9 were rolled onto ...

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    Official: Chevy will build 69 COPO Camaro drag racers
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    If ever a car made us think of mullets, Cragars, racing suits and Natty Light, this is it. And we don't mean that in a bad way. The COPO Camaro concept that Chevrolet showed off at SEMA last year is officially becoming a production reality for everyone; however, only 69 people will be able to own ...

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    Video: Chevy releases COPO Camaro concept drag racing featurette
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    It seems you can't offer a pony car these days without also making available a full race-spec drag racing version. Ford was first with its Cobrajet, then came Dodge with the Mopar Challenger Drag Pak, and soon we'll have an offering from Chevy. That car will be based on the COPO Camaro Concept, ...

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    SEMA: Chevrolet COPO Camaro Concept lives life a quarter-mile at a time
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    What's a COPO, you ask? Back in the heyday of American muscle cars, COPO was an acronym for Central Office Production Order, which was, for all intents and purposes, a way for Chevrolet and its enterprising dealer network to sneak high-performance option packages and oversize engines past the ...

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    Report: Two Chevy dealers offering special 700-hp Camaro models - just like Yenko and Berger [w/video]
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    The COPO Camaros are back (sorta) – Click above for image gallery
    There was a time when dealers utilized General Motors' Central Office Production Order to the fullest, giving us some truly terrific muscle car options. By judiciously picking hi-po OEM performance parts to augment some ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2009: Yenko and COPO Chevrolet collection
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the COPO Chevrolet collection at the 2009 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction
    Way back in the day, things took place a bit differently. Exhibit A: Chevrolet's Central Office Production Order system, which allowed dealerships a back door around GM's ...

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    Money for nuthin'?: Musclecar VIN Decoder
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    Musclecar collecting is as speculative as the oil market. Prices on the same model can vary as much as 1000% depending on how they are optioned. HEMI, Boss, Shelby, RS/SS, Z/28, COPO, Cobra Jet, L89. To the musclecar enthusiast, these legendary nomenclatures are musclecar gold. With the vast array ...

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