Top Gear USA Consulting Producer Wrecks Camaro ZL1

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Top Gear USA Consulting Producer Wrecks Camaro ZL1
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Rumors ran through Twitter today, stirring a frenzy of questions and snarky comments after word escaped that someone wrecked a Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 at the Virginia International Raceway today. Well, it turns out that the rumors were true and the wrecker was Top Gear USA consulting producer Aaron Gold. The picture appeared on Gold’s Facebook page,… Continue Reading...

Camaro ZL1 TapShift Automatic Transmission Faster Than a Manual

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Camaro ZL1 TapShift Automatic Transmission Faster Than a Manual
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The new Chevy Camaro ZL1 is full of surprises. GM is now promoting its newly-improved TapShift technology that the American automaker is claiming “performance car enthusiasts will experience the hands-on driving satisfaction of a ‘stick’ with the ease of an automatic transmission.” “The faster you can get to the next gear, the better, and from… Continue Reading...

Chevrolet Camaro Brings Detroit Muscle to the U.K.

Chevrolet Camaro Brings Detroit Muscle to the U.K.
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A classic American icon, the Chevrolet Camaro, is going on sale in England and will be showing up the dealer showrooms in late spring. The British Camaro will be pack only one engine option, the 6.2-litre V8 that makes 426 hp when outfitted with the manual transmission and 399 hp with the automatic. The manual… Continue Reading...

Rick Hendrick Drives First Chevy Camaro ZL1 Off the Production Line

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Rick Hendrick Drives First Chevy Camaro ZL1 Off the Production Line
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Rick Hendrick, owner of four NASCAR teams under Hendrick Motorsports, picked up the first Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 in person at GM’s Oshawa Assembly Plant yesterday as production of the 580-hp, 556 lb-ft of torque American sports car kicked off. Hendrick is clearly a die-hard Camaro enthusiast, having purchased the first 2010 Camaro Coupe, the first… Continue Reading...

1968 Chevrolet Camaro Drives as Good as it Looks [Retro Resale]

1968 Chevrolet Camaro Drives as Good as it Looks [Retro Resale]
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Who says you can’t have your cake and eat it too? This custom classic Chevy Camaro combines vintage good looks with cutting-edge technology, allowing it to accelerate, turn and stop better than the majority of cars on the road today. This frame-up built Camaro Pro Touring features an LS3 V8 powerplant under the hood and… Continue Reading...

Chevy Happy Grad Wins Route 66 Super Bowl Ad Contest

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GM has announced “Chevy Happy Grad” as the winner of their Route 66 Super Bowl Ad contest, created by 26-year old Zach Borst of Long Island. The winning ad will be aired during Super Bowl XLVI and had already received over 32-million views between December 22 and January 14. The best part about this ad… Continue Reading...

Camaro ZL1 Will Outperform Shelby GT500 Says Chief Engineer

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Camaro ZL1 Will Outperform Shelby GT500 Says Chief Engineer
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Sure, it was pretty comical to watch Adolf Hitler get upset over the announcement of Shelby’s GT500 trumping Chevy‘s Camaro ZL1 on paper, but now things have gotten pretty serious with Camaro Chief Engineer Al Oppenheiser predicting that the ZL1 will be quicker to 60-mph than the GT500 and even calls out the GT500’s Nurburgring… Continue Reading...

Camaro GT Race Car Makes the ZL1 Look Like a Chick Car

Camaro GT Race Car Makes the ZL1 Look Like a Chick Car
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YACO Racing’s collaboration with Sareni United and Reiter Engineering has come to fruition. We kept our eyes on Sareni United after we previously saw a preview of their new Chevy Camaro GT3 race car, and it appears that the final product is ready for public consumption. Sareni United, founded and owned by Hans Reiter of… Continue Reading...

Toyota, Lexus Top Kelley Blue Book 2012 Resale Value Brands

Toyota, Lexus Top Kelley Blue Book 2012 Resale Value Brands
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Kelley Blue Book has announced the winners of their 2012 Best Resale Value Awards with Toyota being the best resale value brand and their luxury counterpart, Lexus, topping best resale value luxury brand. Coming out on top of the list of this year’s top 10 best resale value vehicles however is (In order from first… Continue Reading...

Chevy Camaro GT3 Race Cars Look and Sound Outrageous [Video]

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It’s always interesting to see German tuners wrenching away on American muscle, as is the case with these two Chevy Camaros. YACO Racing out in Germany and Fastforward Motorsport in Belgium are separately working on different Camaros for GT3 racing and both teams are producing some impressive results. YACO Racing has partnered up with SaReni… Continue Reading...

Chevrolet Camaro COPO Concept Goes Testing [Video]

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Chevy gave everyone a pleasant surprise at the 2011 SEMA Show, unveiling a new-generation Camaro COPO Concept, ready to take on the NHRA Eliminator drag racing class. The engineers involved with the COPO Concept project took their new baby out to Bradenton Motorsports Park out near Tampa, Florida for some test runs and it’s looking… Continue Reading...

Hertz Adds Cadillac CTS, Chevy Camaro SS Convertible and Corvette Convertible To Prestige And Adrenaline Collections

Hertz Adds Cadillac CTS, Chevy Camaro SS Convertible and Corvette Convertible To Prestige And Adrenaline Collections
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Hertz has expanded its Prestige and Adrenaline Collections, now offering the Cadillac CTS, Chevy Camaro SS Convertible and Corvette Convertible for rental in 2012. In their desire to offer their customers a greater variety of exciting cars that they can rent, Hertz’s Adrenaline Collection will now feature the 6.2L V8 powered Camaro SS and Corvette… Continue Reading...

Chevrolet To Donate Proceeds From Military Tribute Camaro Sale

Chevrolet To Donate Proceeds From Military Tribute Camaro Sale
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Today is the 112th playing of the infamous Army-Navy Game, and this year Chevrolet will be doing something even more special than normal for America’s Game. In addition to hosting several military families and Achilles Freedom Team of Wounded Veterans members at the game, they will also be paying tribute to wounded servicemen and women… Continue Reading...

World’s Cleanest 1979 Camaro Z28 For Sale [Retro Resale]

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World’s Cleanest 1979 Camaro Z28 For Sale [Retro Resale]
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You can stop rubbing your eyes. That’s not a computer generated 1979 Chevy Camaro Z28, that’s a real deal second generation F2 in immaculate, restored condition. To us, it’s not just the world’s cleanest 1979 Camaro Z28, but probably one of the cleanest cars we’ve ever laid eyes on. What’s probably more remarkable is its… Continue Reading...

Toyota Sienna, Chevrolet Camaro Lead Sales In Respective Markets

Toyota Sienna, Chevrolet Camaro Lead Sales In Respective Markets
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With November vehicle sales numbers released, Toyota‘s Sienna still tops the minivan market, but Dodge‘s Caravan in closing in closely for the year while Honda‘s Odyssey and Chrysler‘s Town & Country are no real threat to take the 2011 sales lead. Chevy‘s Camaro however is at the top by a huge margin, compared to its… Continue Reading...

Chevy Camaro Gets Stretched Limo Makeover, No One Understands Why [VIDEO]

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We could be wrong about this, but we always thought the idea of a limousine was for added comfort and a sense of luxury while going from point A to point B. So label us confused when we spotted this eight-passenger, stretched, matte black, Chevrolet Camaro up on eBay with a current bid of $28,100… Continue Reading...

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Priced At $54,095

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2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Priced At $54,095
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Chevrolet has announced pricing of their 2012 Camaro Zl1 at $54,095. Chevrolet claims that the car compares favorably to more expensive cars like the Audi R8 GT, Mercedes-Benz SLS and Maserati Gran Turismo, which cost between $122,800 and $196,800 based on available performance. Of course, that suggestion is laughable, as those cars would never be… Continue Reading...

Chevrolet Camaro COPO, Hot Wheels Camaro On Video: 2011 SEMA Show

Chevrolet Camaro COPO, Hot Wheels Camaro On Video: 2011 SEMA Show
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Chevrolet revealed their COPO Camaro, Hot Wheels Camaro and a special Chevelle yesterday and AutoGuide was on hand for the reveal at the Wynn hotel. We also managed to get some video with representatives of both Hot Wheels and Chevrolet to walk you through the cars. Hit the jump to check it out. For more… Continue Reading...

Chevrolet Unveils Camaro COPO, Hot Wheels Camaro, New Crate Engine: 2011 SEMA Show

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Chevrolet Unveils Camaro COPO, Hot Wheels Camaro, New Crate Engine: 2011 SEMA Show
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Chevrolet hosted a special event at the Wynn in Las Vegas to showcase three new muscle cars, as well as the special edition Sonics already brought to you by AutoGuide. First up was the Chevrolet Camaro COPO concept, a preview of what Chevrolet says is their potential NHRA Eliminator class dragster. While Chevy says that… Continue Reading...

Magnaflow Chevrolet Camaro Gets Mario Andretti’s Stamp Of Approval: SEMA 2011

Magnaflow Chevrolet Camaro Gets Mario Andretti’s Stamp Of Approval: SEMA 2011
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MagnaFlow, based out of Southern California, has teamed up with racing legend Mario Andretti to build one mean, clean Camaro for this year’s SEMA Show. The 2011 Chevrolet Camaro will also be auctioned off for charity at an upcoming Barrett-Jackson 2012 Scottsdale auction in Arizona with all the proceeds going towards the Wounded Warrior project…. Continue Reading...

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Detailed Specs Revealed

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2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Detailed Specs Revealed
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We’ve been teased with photos of Chevrolet‘s newest and meaning Camaro yet, the ZL1, but the manufacturer has been tight lipped on its complete specs…that is, until now. It seems that dealerships now have the full specs on the ZL1, with a leak getting posted on the Camaro5 forums revealing that it’ll be packing 580-hp… Continue Reading...

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Laps Nurburgring In 7:41

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2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Laps Nurburgring In 7:41
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According to General Motors’ PR machine, the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 set a Nurburgring lap time of 7 minutes, 41 seconds and 27 milliseconds. For the sake of comparison that time is just a second and a half off the time released by the new 2012 Porsche 911 and is the same as the 997… Continue Reading...

Win a Tony Stewart-Customized Camaro SHR, Courtesy Mobil 1 [video]

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Win a Tony Stewart-Customized Camaro SHR, Courtesy Mobil 1 [video]
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Tony Stewart and Stewart-Haas Racing have teamed up with Mobil 1 as their oil brand of choice and with two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championships to their respective names, it’s a pretty good sponsorship for Mobil 1. Now they’re leveraging their relationship with Stewart (to your advantage we might add) by offering a Tony Stewart-customized… Continue Reading...

Car Buyers Prefer Panorama Roofs Instead of Convertibles

Car Buyers Prefer Panorama Roofs Instead of Convertibles
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Car buyers are choosing panorama roofs instead of convertibles. Ford has reported that sales of vehicles with panoramic roofs are increasing. Almost half of buyers purchasing the Explorer and Edge SUV are purchasing the option. About a third of Flex buyers are also buying the same skylight paneled cars. Convertible sales have also decreased accordingly. Traditionally,… Continue Reading...