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Inside the cockpit are all of the necessary performance and safety additions. The gutted interior was fitted with a Blu 808 Chromoly roll cage. The seats were replaced with Sparco Evo 2 seats with Sparco harnesses and a Sparco 345mm steering wheel with quick release. The custom carbon fiber dash was added along with an AIM digital cluster.

 

In the first part of the season, the Camaro has enabled Grunewald to stay in the top 10. If he can keep it up and make a hard charge later in the season, history might repeat itself with another piece of Detroit Iron on the podium. Until then, seeing the new Hankook Camaro in action is enough to keep us satisfied.


THE ESSENTIALS

Owner: Conrad Grunewald
Location: Green Bay, WI
Vehicle: 2010 Camaro SS

 

ENGINE

GM Performance 6.0L LSA V8

ENGINE MODIFICATIONS

 

Hennessey supercharger pulley

Holley 90mm throttle body

Pfadt solid motor mounts

Fluidyne Radiator

Fluidyne heat exchanger

Fluidyne oil cooler

Jordan Innovations wiring harness

Aeromotive fuel system

Stainless Works LS Headers

Blu 808 dual 3-inch SS exhaust

 

ENGINE MANAGEMENT

AEM Engine Management
(tuned by Mitch Peterson)

DRIVELINE

Exedy triple plate carbon clutch

PST carbon drive shaft

 

WHEELS, TIRES, BRAKES

Forgeline ZX3R wheels

Hankook RS-3 tires

Brembo Calipers

2 piece Brembo rotors

 

SUSPENSION

Eibach R2-Pro adjustable coil-overs

Blu 808 custom lower control arms

Blu 808 aluminum front crash bar

EXTERIOR

Seibon Carbon Hood

Seibon Carbon Doors

Seibon Carbon Fenders

Seibon Carbon Trunk Lid

Paint by Los Gatos Body Shop

 

INTERIOR

 

Custom carbon fiber dash

AIM dash

Sparco Evo 2 seats

Sparco 345 steering wheel and quick release

Safecraft FE-36 fire system

Wilwood pedal assembly

Blu 808 custom hydraulic hand brake

Blu 808 Chrome-Moly roll cage

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