2013 Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition convertible at Indy 500 review and pictures

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2013 , 11:04:23 byEmil

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Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition convertible at Indy 500

At the 2013 edition of the Indianapolis 500 race, the 2013 Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition convertible will be the star of the show. The carmaker will build it as a limited edition and will join the very similar coupe version of the model revealed a bit earlier, in 2012. Only 33 units will see the light of the day and will belong to the directors of the Indy 500 festival. They have received their 500 Chevrolet Camaros is a ceremony held on Wednesday.

After the limited production run, the American carmaker will develop new 2013 Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition models both in coupe and convertible variants which will be available in Chevrolet dealerships starting later this spring. As you can see in the photo gallery, the new models come with a flashy metallic paint scheme with graphic accents, Hot Wheels grille and red line alloys. The models will also feature the logo of the company on the grille and deck lid. There will also be Hot Wheels Edition sill plates for complete the exterior. The ones interested to in owning one of the new models, should know that it is available in 2LT and 2 SS trims. The first one comes with a V6 engine and the second one with a V8 one.

The latter has a 6.2-liter V8 unit that is capable of generating 400 horsepower and 410 lb. ft. of torque. Model with a V6 engine can produce up to 426 horsepower and 569 Nm of torque. the model that have as base the LT vehicle comes with a 3.6-liter V6 engine capable of producing 323 horsepower. to transfer the output to the wheels, the model uses a dual-mode exhaust system available with the 6-speed manual transmission. On the 26th of May, the Indy 500 will open its doors.