Chevy Camaro Engineer Aims Hard at 7 Minute Nurburging

The chief engineer for the Chevrolet Camaro has stated his interest getting their vehicles to run Nurburgring in 7 minutes. The closest they have gotten to the mark is 7:16 and the closest vehicle GM has to the mark was a Corvette that did it in 7:14. The engineer also stated that the Camaro might get a drag pack in the future.

Key Takeaways:

  1. A chief engineer for the Camaro has expressed great interest in getting the Camaro to run under the 7 minute mark at Nurburgring.
  2. The closest vehicle to achieving it was the Corvette Z06 in 2017.
  3. The fastest a Camaro record is 7:16. 

Quote: "Last summer, the Camaro ZL1 1LE recorded a time just on the heels of the Corvette, a 7:16, and Al Oppenheiser, chief engineer for the Camaro, expressed an interest in seeing the Camaro limbo under the seven-minute bar." (Gilboy, 2018)

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