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Hennessey builds 1,000-hp sendoff for the Camaro

Hennessey builds 1,000-hp sendoff for the Camaro


The present sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro bows out after the 2024 mannequin 12 months, and whereas Chevy hasn’t referred to as curtains on the enduring nameplate, a successor hasn’t been introduced, which means any future Camaro is likely to be years away nonetheless—and it won’t be a gas-swilling muscle automotive.

To mark the tip of the present Camaro’s run, Hennessey Efficiency Engineering has rolled out a particular model of its Exorcist Camaro ZL1 improve bundle, appropriately labeled the ‘Closing Version.’

In case you’ve got forgotten, the Exorcist Camaro ZL1 is a dyno-proven 1,000-hp improve for the Camaro ZL1 launched in 2017 as a response to the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. It is able to serving up a 0-60 mph time of two.1 seconds, a quarter-mile time of 9.57 seconds, and a prime pace of 217 mph. That is efficiency that can put hypercars on discover.

To get the Camaro ZL1’s supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 to a peak 1,000 hp from the inventory 650 hp, there is a bigger supercharger which cranks up the enhance strain to 14 psi. The improve additionally boasts ported cylinder heads, a camshaft improve, long-tube stainless-steel headers, a high-flow air induction system, an outsized warmth exchanger, and customized engine administration calibration from Hennessey.

Distinctive touches for the ‘Closing Version’ embody a serialized engine bay plaque and graphics with a “Closing Version” script.

Simply 57 examples of the Exorcist Camaro ZL1 ‘Closing Version’ improve are being provided, the quantity representing the variety of years because the Camaro was launched. The price of the improve is $54,950. Prospects want to produce their very own Camaro ZL1 for modification.

“Our complete improve to the Camaro ZL1 is one in all my all-time favorites,” John Hennessey, Hennessey’s CEO and founder, mentioned in a press release. “There’s nothing else like our Exorcist, so we’re desirous to share this particular restricted version with followers of this iconic automotive earlier than it’s gone eternally.”

Chevy has its personal sendoff for the Camaro. The automaker is celebrating with a Collector’s Version bundle obtainable on sure grades of the 2024 Camaro, together with the ZL1.



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