2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Debuts At The Chicago Auto Show

New high-performance Chevrolet Camaro dubbed ZL1 debuted today at the Chicago Auto Show. The Camaro ZL1 is powered by a LSA 6.2L supercharged engine that produces an estimated 550 horsepower coupled with a six-speed manual transmission with a dual-disc clutch system.

According to Chevrolet, the Camaro Z28 is the most technically advanced car ever developed in its class, and also the fastest Camaro ever offered by Chevrolet.

The development is still ongoing and the targeted launch in U.S. is at the beginning of 2012. No word about European sales at this point. For more details see the press release below.

PRESS RELEASE (click to expand)


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  • If only they would actually bring this kind of cars to the UK. It’ll probably only cost the equivalent of £20k in America too!

  • Andrew Baker

    Well the regular Camaro should go on sale here this summer, so who knows maybe this one arrives as well…

  • The sharp edge at its front end and curved rear angle is some what unique we can say….

  • seems like 2012 model has retained the same engine as the previous model. The fuel economy of he car is also quite good and high speed handling

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