Chevrolet is afterlight its NASCAR Cup Camaro for 2020, a year afore the alternation debuts an all-new seventh-generation car.
The Camaro ZL1 1LE – based on the fastest, best track-capable assembly Camaro anytime – will accomplish its antagonism admission in the 2020 NASCAR season.
The Camaro ZL1 will become the Camaro ZL1 1LE, the closing three-letter accumulation cogent a achievement advantage accessible on the assembly car.
Kyle Larson, disciplinarian of the #42 Clover Chevrolet, practices for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Alternation First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Oct. 26, 2019 in Martinsville, Virginia. (Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)
Based on the distinct apprehension of the agent that has been released, alterations are best apparent on grille and hood. Chevrolet says its assignment developing the artery car abreast the aerodynamics of the new design.
At 7:16.04, the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE is the fastest Camaro to anytime lap the Nürburgring Nordschleife.
The 1LE amalgamation that is offered on the 650 hp ZL1 includes a retuned and adjustable suspension, aerial achievement summer-only tires, a lighter rear window and added track-focused updates. A agnate advantage is additionally accessible on Camaros with added engines, including the entry-level 2.0-liter turbo.
The NASCAR Camaro ZL1 1LE will accomplish its admission at Daytona in February.
Testing of the seventh-generation car is able-bodied underway for the 2021 season, and NASCAR has adumbrated that it could affection a amalgam powertrain as anon as 2022.