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For immediate release.

2017 Callaway Camaro SC740 Preview

Today, Callaway Cars has announced plans to manufacture the Callaway Camaro SC740* — the specialist version of the 2017 Camaro ZL1 which Chevrolet will begin to produce later this year.

2017 Callaway Camaro SC740

With 740 bhp, the Callaway Camaro SC740* will produce more power than any other high-hp production sport coupe:

• Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 — 640 hp est.
• Ford Mustang Roush Stage 3 — 670 hp
• Dodge Challenger Hellcat — 707 hp
• Callaway Camaro SC740* — 740 hp est.

Callaway's GenThree™ Supercharger System is at the core of the Callaway Camaro SC740*. Unencumbered by original equipment manufacturers' packaging and cost constraints, Callaway replaces the Camaro ZL1's supercharger with its patented GenThree™ Supercharger. Rotor pack displacement is increased from 1740cc to 2300cc: 32% larger than stock. Callaway engineers also designed the new supercharger housing and integrated intake manifold to reduce charge air temperature and to increase airflow quality for more power. Plus, Callaway's TripleCooled™ intercooler system utilizes three low-restriction intercooler elements for more consistent lap-to-lap performance at the track and more consistent run-to-run performance at the dragstrip. And, electronic engine management is programmed for perfect drivability under all driving conditions. See "Callaway Supercharging" in the website for more detailed information.

The Callaway Camaro SC740* will be available in late 2016 as a 2017 model, built at Callaway's California and Connecticut factories and sold by Chevrolet dealers nationwide. The Callaway Camaro SC740* will come with Chevrolet's advanced ZL1 handling and aerodynamic equipment, as well as the optional, new-for-2017, ten-speed automatic transmission. All Callaway cars, pickups and SUV's are covered by the most comprehensive warranty program offered by any specialty manufacturer, overlapping the GM factory warranties.

The Callaway Camaro SC610 is available now in both coupe and convertible body style (coupe shown below). Photo gallery here. The Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and Callaway Camaro SC740* will be offered only as a coupe.

2016 Callaway Camaro SC610 2016 Callaway Camaro SC610

Call us toll-free at 866 927 9400, or email, for more information or to order your Callaway Camaro.

*Callaway Camaro SC740 power rating to be finalized following package validation.
"Chevrolet", "Camaro" and "ZL1" are registered trademarks of General Motors.

About Callaway Cars Inc.
Headquartered in Old Lyme, Connecticut, Callaway Cars Incorporated is a global leader in automotive engineering and manufacturing, specializing in high performance applications. Technological sophistication, artistry in design, and expert craftsmanship are hallmarks of the company's products and services. Founded in 1976 by E. Reeves Callaway III, the corporation includes Callaway Cars, which designs and manufactures high performance vehicles and products, Callaway Carbon, which produces premium quality composite parts for aerospace, defense, and medical industries, Callaway Engineering, which delivers a full range of contract engineering and manufacturing services for original equipment manufacturers, and Callaway Competition, which develops, campaigns and supports Corvette-based racecars for national and international series.

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Re: Callaway News: SC740 release -

Post by BIGJOHN »

Chris, is there going to be a shock tower brace for supercharged Camaro's?
The brace really tightens up the car for better handling.

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