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As we look at the sporty cars here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis, it brings to mind the day the Camaro first stepped confidently out of the gate and made a name for itself nearly overnight. The classic COPO’s 7.0-liter engine was a solid accomplishment, and the latest engine upgrade pushes the strip-ready excitement factor a notch further.

On top of being paired with a supercharged 5.7-liter V8 and the classic 427, the new COPO Camaro will sport a 9.4-liter V8, which is the largest car engine GM makes. This is a drag racer all the way, with NHRA Stock and Super Stock eliminator class roots at the core and street-legal cruising not even a distant possibility. The engine boasts four bolt main caps, forged steel rods, forged aluminum pistons, and a forged steel [...]

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