2017 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE Gives Scare To Hellcat 707 Horsepower
People cannot wait for the arrival of the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 as it will be the first vehicle to come to the market with ten speed automatic gears. It is able to reach 60mph in the first gear alone of the six speed manual gearing.
The Chevrolet Camaro 1LE package for the V6 has gained a great deal of attention as it is less pricey that the Chevrolet SS 1LE.
What has surprised people is the fact that the cheaper vehicle is able to rival the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat when going around the Lighting Lap of Car and Driver.
The Chevrolet Camaro 1LE V6 engine has managed to beat the 2011 version Ford Mustang V6 engine and it has become the fastest in the LL1 category. It was 3 minutes and 4 seconds around the track and it came in just behind the Challenger Hellcat by 0.5 seconds. The price tag comes in at about $62, 500.
The Dodge Challenger Hellcat has the V8 engine and this offers up 707 horses and 650 torque. The Chevrolet Camaro 1LE V6 engine has 335 horsepower and 284 torque and it is around half the price of the Hellcat. The Ford Mustang V6 engine was the previous record holder and its time was 3 minutes and 12.5 seconds.