2016 Chevrolet Camaro Copo
Chevrolet Camaro COPO
With aid from NHRA Camaro Curious Car driver Courtney Strength, Chevrolet introduced the Gen Six COPO Camaro at the 2015 SEMA Shew.
Aft visiting the COPO bod centre, Effect collaborated with Chevrolet designers to produce a tradition appearing for the 2016 COPO Camaro SEMA read car. It leave be auctioned at a Barrett-Jackson sale in 2016, with the yield exit to Joined Way.
Chevrolet testament habitus 69 COPO Camaro slipstream cars for 2016, extending the output bequest that began in 2012 with the fifth-generation Camaro. Same the late editions, the new COPO Camaro is intentional for NHRA’s Gunstock and First-rate Broth Eliminator classes.
“With the new Gen Six Camaro as its founding, the 2016 COPO Camaro begins the adjacent chapter of an historical racing bequest,” aforesaid Jim Campbell, Chevrolet U.S. v.p. of Functioning Vehicles and Motorsports. “It’s bang-up to deliver Courtney Strength on Squad Beset and to sour with her on the designing of the new COPO Camaro demonstrate car. Virtually crucial, her endeavor testament aid lift money for a expectant campaign.”
The 2016 COPO Camaro benefits from the light and stronger structure of the Gen Six. All-inclusive computer-aided technology helped growth morphological inflexibility by 28 pct, spell the body-in-white deal was decreased by 133 pounds (60.5 kg).
Less multitude and greater durability, on with the soundbox’s sleeker visibility in the hint, leave helper spring racers an border. It offers greater streamlined functioning than the fifth-generation Camaro.
2016 Chevrolet Camaro COPO
The read car features a Hotdog outside coloration with Courtney Force-signature art and red-accented wicket trimming. Nether its c fibre high-rise punk is a construct 350 racing locomotive with a Whipple 2.9L supercharger.
“I was highly prestigious to ferment with Chevrolet and avail designing the 2016 COPO Camaro we unveiled tod at the SEMA shew,” aforementioned Courtney Violence. “The hopeful red coloring and the touch virgule marks towards the backbone on the car play a contribution of my Traxxas Chevrolet Camaro Queer Car to the COPO Camaro, which I guess is genuinely sang-froid. The return from this car attend a expectant campaign and profit the Joined Way Introduction, so it’s an amazing undertaking all roughly.”
The car’s outside cues besides admit wheelie bars and a jump, on with Goodyear racing tires mounted on Weld whippersnapper racing wheels.
Inner, the COPO appearance car features an NHRA-certified chrome-moly peal coop, whippersnapper racing pail seating individualised with the COPO logotype and Courtney Forcefulness’s touch, five-point refuge harnesses and a floor-mounted sceneshifter. The panel contains racing gauges and a challenger substitution impanel.
The output COPO subspecies cars leave be fitted with racing anatomy and dangling components, including a singular unanimous backside axle arrangement in position of a regular-production Camaro’s freelancer back axle. Details admit:
When it comes to hp, racers can prime from a form of charged and course aspirated LS- and LT-family engines based on their intended NHRA Livestock and Ace Livestock classes, including a charged 350 (5.7L), a course aspirated 427 (7.0L) locomotive and an all-new LT-based 376 (6.2L) locomotive. The engines are backed by a racing-prepped Turbo 400 three-speed robotlike contagion.
Apiece COPO Camaro racer is reinforced by deal start with output ironware, including the like eubstance in whiten ill-used for output models.