Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 turned out being faster than Koenigsegg CCX

January 21, 2017 at 3:59 pm

Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 of 2017 model year overcame the Northern loop for 7 minutes and 29.6 seconds. It is nearly four seconds faster than supercar Koenigsegg CCX and 11.67 seconds faster than the previous generation of the ZL1. It is also faster than the 997-horsepower modification of Porsche 911 GT2, Turbo S and GT3 RS. As for the most important competitor, Shelby GT350R, sports car Camaro ZL1 came 2.59 seconds earlier than it. The new Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is equipped with a 6.2-liter unit LT4 V8, developing 650 hp (485 kW) and 881 Nm of torque. Acceleration from 0-100 km / h takes less than four seconds.

2017 Sports car Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 pic

2017 Sports car Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 pic

The manufacturer has not reported which is the maximum speed, but it can be noticed that it reached 291 km / h (181 mph). According to Chevrolet, only roll cage, sports seats and Sparco 6-point racing safety harness were installed from the non-standard equipment.

2017 Mighty Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 image

2017 Mighty Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 image

The list of standard equipment includes adaptive suspension Magnetic Ride, an electronic limited-slip differential, 20-inch forged wheels wrapped in tires Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar 3, and Brembo braking system with 15.4-inch brake discs and 6-piston front calipers and 4-piston rear. Power unit is aggregated with the new 10-speed automatic transmission.

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