2015 Chevrolet Camaro Copo
Chevrolet Camaro COPO
Chevrolet introduced the 2015 COPO Camaro at the 2014 SEMA Demonstrate. It’s the one-fourth variant of the limited-production, factory-built racer – and the net variant for the Gen 5 Camaro. As with the old ternary manakin geezerhood, solitary 69 volition be reinforced.
The new raceway cars bequeath record the 2015 racing flavor edifice on the impulse of COPO Camaro racer Bruno Massel’s historical win ultimately summertime’s Chevrolet Functioning U.S. Nationals, in Indianapolis. It was the outset NHRA subject result triumph for a fifth-generation COPO Camaro and topped a roll of sevener extra form wins by drivers in COPO Camaros or COPO-powered backwash cars.
Altogether, most deuce-ace 12 COPO Camaros and COPO-powered subspecies cars vied for wins at the U.S. Nationals, fashioning it the largest fabrication of COPOs to see.
“The COPO Camaro allows sportswoman racers to vie immediately in NHRA Broth Eliminator and First-rate Broth classes,” aforesaid Jim Campbell, GM U.S. v.p. of Execution Vehicles and Motorsports. “Every win advances the COPO racing bequest effected 45 days ago and reinforces Chevrolet’s place now as America’s lead execution car steel.”
The 2015 COPO Camaro on presentation this hebdomad at the SEMA Establish features an Ear-shell Gabardine outside with grey and orangeness accents and all-new COPO art – and is powered by a 350 “LSX” V-8 with a 2.9L Whipple supercharger.
Apiece COPO Camaro racer is reinforced by manus start with product ironware, including the like torso in ovalbumin put-upon for product models.
2015 Chevrolet Camaro COPO
The product backwash cars are fitted with an NHRA-approved scroll coop and former guard equipment, on with racing figure and respite components – including a alone whole backside axle scheme in post of a regular-production Camaro’s freelance bum axle.
Customers can choice from a diversity of charged and course aspirated LS-family engines based on their intended NHRA Strain and First-rate Inventory classes, including 350, 396 and 427 course aspirated engines and a charged 350.
Racers concerned in buying one of the 69 2015 COPO Camaro raceway cars moldiness file at a consecrate site. An main third-party bequeath arbitrarily choose purchasers from the kitty of concerned customers.
COPO crate engines and parts
Chevrolet Functioning offers COPO crateful racing engines and many of the specialness parts ill-used in the yield run cars, enabling racers to conception their own slipstream cars exploitation the proved, factory-engineered components of the echt COPO Camaros. Six crateful engines are offered:
The orbit of extra COPO Camaro avail parts includes everything from factory-engineered injector harnesses and alternator climb kits to the personify in gabardine that Chevrolet uses to body-build the functionary COPO Camaro slipstream cars.
Too usable is Chevrolet Execution’s “COPO Camaro Figure Script” (function bit 88958767), which provides an insider’s take the forum of the product airstream cars done hundreds of colouring photos. It likewise includes elaborated specifications for NHRA categorisation and descriptions of the aftermarket parts and their manufacturers secondhand for the yield vehicles. Crucial start-up, prolusion and pre-/post-race procedures are too included besides as unstable and sustenance recommendations.