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Name the Emerald 2015 Special Edition Camaro SS

by Robert Nimocks

GM has an opportunity for the public to name a special edition Camaro before its debut at the 2014 SEMA show in Las Vegas. This is a rarely offered chance for you to have your ideal name presented to the public on a future collector edition vehicle. Chevy is taking suggestions for the name now through the Camaro's Facebook page and on Twitter at the @Chevrolet account by using the hashtag #NameThatCamaro.

2015 Chevrolet Camaro SS Special Edition Emarld Green - Raw Horsepower

The special edition SS Camaro will be offered in a unique Emerald Green metallic with Cyber Gray rally stripes. The car will be offered in coupe and convertible form with the SS trim and a choice of either a six-speed automatic with 400 hp and 410 ft-lbs or a six-speed manual with a 6.2-liter V8 rated at 426 horsepower and 420 ft-lbs. In addition to the SS package the Camaro comes with a ground effects package and the ZL1 rear spoiler, it will also have the RS Appearance Package with high-intensity discharge headlights. The Emerald Green paint and gray rally stripes will be set off with a special set of 21-inch Chrome Dusk wheels to add to the unique package. The interior will feature a black interior with Graphite Silver door panel and instrument panel inserts. A black top will be included with convertible models.

Optional content will include a sunroof, dual-mode exhaust (except export models), navigation radio and Chevrolet Performance short-throw shifter.

2015 Henessey Mustang Delivers 717HP

by Robert Nimocks

We just learned how great the new 2015 Corvette Z06 is with an impressive 0-60 time of 2.95 seconds. Over at the Mopar camp the Dodge Charger (and Challenger) Hellcat with its 707hp hemi beat the much lighter Corvette with a 0-60 time of 2.9 seconds. We certainly know once you leave the drag strip and head to a road course or nearest canyon road, the 2015 Corvette Z06 will vaporize the Hellcat with its skidpad rating of 1.2g. One of the big three players is still missing in the group, but what can Ford lovers do while waiting for the rumored GT350 Shelby Mustang? Stepping up to the plate once again is Hennessey who has made a point to supercharge and tune more varieties of new cars than any other shop. continued...

2015 Mustang Henessey 717hp

New Photos in the Gallery

We have just added over 3,000 new car photos and truck photos to the Raw Horsepower photo gallery. New galleries have been added to the manufacturers categories. We have added a Chevrolet Corvette photos, Ford Bronco photos as well as other classic Ford, Buick and Oldsmobile pictures. Most of the photos are taken by Raw Horsepower but we also have some car photo submissions in use. Check out the Raw Horsepower photo gallery page.

2014 SEMA Ignited Cruise Delivers To The Public

SEMA ignited open public showcase and party

2013 SEMA cruise Mustang fastback 66 2013 SEMA cruise off road jeep and trucks

For 2014 SEMA is offering a unique attraction to the general public. At the close of the annual SEMA show, hundreds of custom cars and trucks cruise towards the Las Vegas Strip to the LinQ High Roller Event Lot. The newly created event, SEMA ignited, will include food, music, celebrities, iconic builders and displays from vendors. If you don’t already know, the LinQ is the new enormously built Ferris wheel attraction. There is no cost to enter and the event will take place Friday, November 7, 4-10pm and will offer the general public a chance to see iconic vehicles rarely seen in places other than magazines and TV shows. SEMA ignited will be the largest gathering of vehicles, food and music, don't miss out.

2015 Corvette Z06 Pricing and Value

by Robert Nimocks

Raw Horsepower - 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z06 in blue

For 2015 the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is the most powerful production car ever produced from General Motors. The 2015 Z06 has a base price of $78,995, the convertible's base price is $83,995. While that may not be affordable for many, it is definetly a deal over its competitors.

The Corvette has often been compared to the pride of Germany, the Porsche 911. The most powerful 911 is the Turbo S rated at 560 hp and 516 lb-ft and costs $182,000, while the Z06 costs less than half and is rated at 650 hp and 650 lb-ft. Now that sounds like a value there.

Here is a chart for comparison, when we get complete road tests results, we'll add skidpad rating to the chart. While the Dodge Challenger Hellcat is the best HP/Dollar value, it can't compete on a road course and we wanted to add for those looking for Raw Horsepower.

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 78,995 650
Audi R8 V10 173,500 550
Audi R8 115,000 430
Dodge Viper 101,880 640
Dodge Challenger Hellcat (not a track car) 59,995 707
Ferrari FF 295,000 651
Ferrari 458 Italia 233,509 507
Ford GT (2005) 150,000 550
Nissan GT-R 101,770 545
Porsche 911 Turbo S 182,700 560
Porsche Cayman GTS 75,200 340

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