An eye-catching 2020 Chevrolet COPO Camaro will cross the public sale block later this month and is ideal for an fanatic eager to go right down to their native drag strip and attempt to beat anybody and everybody.
This COPO Camaro is completed in a bespoke shade dubbed Hugger Orange and is one in every of simply 69 examples constructed for the 2020 mannequin yr. Complementing the orange paint are black racing stripes operating over the hood, roof and tailgate. Although no pre-auction estimate has been made, it ought to fetch a fairly penny.
Sitting beneath the customized bodywork is a 350 cubic-inch LSX-derived V8 that has LSX-SC cylinder heads and a 2.65-liter Magnuson supercharger. Mated to this engine is a TH400 automated transmission and a stable rear axle. All up, the V8 is nice for 570 hp and regardless that that’s lower than flagship, road-legal Challenger, Mustang, and Camaro fashions, the COPO can storm down the quarter-mile in simply 8.5 seconds.
Key in serving to the automotive get off the road with such ferocity are the Hoosier drag radial tires and the wheelie bar. In addition, the COPO Camaro weighs fairly a bit lower than a road-going instance because of the stripped-out cabin the place pointless elements just like the rear seats and inside trim have been eliminated. New light-weight seats have additionally been fitted.
The Mecum itemizing doesn’t supply any mileage particulars, however for the reason that steering wheel continues to be wrapped in plastic, we suspect the automotive has but to make its drag racing debut.