2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 – It seems that the competition between Chevrolet and Ford would never end. After Ford officially released their new Ford Mustang, General Motors finally unveiled their latest Chevrolet super car at 2013 New York Motor Show. It is claimed to be the fastest car that General Motors ever made. In order to keep up with its competitor, 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 has met so many changes and improvements.
To support its better performance and aerodynamics design, 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 is made to be 300 pounds lighter than the ZL1 with the reduction of component everywhere as possible, from the wheels even to the window glass. It’s also uses a lightweight forged aluminum as its body structure. Compare to its previous version, new Camaro Z/28 comes with stronger and contemporary looks. It’s all because of the redesigning both on its front and rear side that gives it wider and lower structure. Its aerodynamics design is supported with a large splitter on its front side that functions to reduce lift by connecting it to its underbody. It also got bumper flares along the front and rear wheels, rear spoiler and diffuser, and the extension of rocker panels. Standard exterior features as 19-inch alloy wheels and wheels, Bamboo Carbon Ceramics Matrix, and monoblock calipers.
2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28’s interior is finished in matte-metallic theme called octane. You will find the standard Recaro Seats, inserted with microfiber suede. Inspired from racing seats, the new seats are surely made to highly support your driving performance. The car’s interior also faces some redesigning in order to reduce its body weight by using manual adjustment on its front seat and removing a seat-back pass through that gives a total of nine pounds saving. From the material side, 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 has determined to use high-density foam for its seat back structure and steel mesh for its seat bottom. Its interior is as elegant as BMW 320D and 2014 Volvo S60.
Weight reduction also happened on 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28’s heart which is equipped with lighter engine than its predecessor. Its powertrain is using the one that is also used in LS7 model, a 7.0 liter V8 engine that pumps out 500 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque, sent by six-speed TR6060 manual transmission. This engine system does bring 80 less power than the ZL1 model, but from its superlight body, this masterpiece still got better performance by speeding three seconds faster per lap than the ZL1.
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