Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

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    Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile
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    "We’re told that the first hit off the trailer was a 9.90 at 138 MPH, with several subsequent passes in the 9.70′s. The best run was a 9.69 at 140, with 60 foot times in the low 1.40′s. You can tell from the video that they’re launching soft, just off of idle – appropriate for the first time out in a brand new car.

    Tonight, the team is swapping out the 2.9l-blown 327 and replacing it with the naturally aspirated 427 LSX engine, and changing rear gears. We hope to have numbers for that combination tomorrow, and we’ve been promised a professionally produced video with in-car footage by the end of the week, along with interviews of the team members.

    Remember, at this point the COPO is still just a concept – to make it a reality, you’ll need to help out by going to GMPerformanceParts.com and getting on the COPO Camaro mailing list to show you’re interested… "


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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    ... and they haven't even dropped the LSX in it yet.

    (in the GMPP catalog, they indicate plans for offering both the SC 327 and the LSX)

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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    O_O

    That is not an average run of the mill Camaro.

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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    Cost? Not street legal, I assume.

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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    That is pure gearhead porn! That thing sounds amazing!

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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    Badass!

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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    The sound...... dear god the sound....... Amazing!!!
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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    Excuse me, i'm going to need a minute of alone time after watching that

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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    Do a search. The COPO is not street legal. Powerglide tranny, I believe.

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    Re: Watch GM's COPO Camaro run a 9.7 second 1/4 mile

    Interesting choice of rear end in this car, but other than that this car is purely EPIC!

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