Posts Tagged ‘rs’

RS to the Rescue Camaro – V-6 Fast – V-8 Faster

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

The first of the new Camaros are out and the verdict is plenty positive. The impressive Camaro RS with the hot little V-6 churns out 305-HP, the most of any performance counterpart from Chrysler or Ford. What it means in recent testing is that this little, lightweight engine bangs through the gears to a 0 to 60 MPH timing of 6.1 seconds. That is way faster than any other muscle car style V-6 we’ve experienced. (more…)

A 1967 Camaro Built to Turn Heads

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

In the world of all-out performance muscle cars everyone is always impressed with the cars that throw down significant horsepower, sit flat on the tarmac, and scare critters back into hibernation when the bump stick starts spinning and the pipes roar. While these performance-packed and well-detailed machines may impress at the shows or when the fun pedal is planted, there is something to be said for a mild custom muscle car that is built just to cruise. Jim Davis Senior of Lubbock, Texas, is the owner of the 1967 Camaro RS glaring off of these pages and while it may not pack 600 HP and 20s under the fenders, it’s the perfect Sunday driver. (more…)