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post #1 of 18 Old 10-23-2010, 02:15 PM Thread Starter
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lightening my car

is their any way to lighten the camaro?
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post #2 of 18 Old 10-23-2010, 02:27 PM
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You bet! It will just take a whole lot of money and time (less time the more money spent):

Wheels, body panels in CF or the like are going to be your biggest gains... followed by suspension, brake components and a drycell(race style) battery.

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carbon fiber hood, trunk, doors, fenders

pretty sure Seibon makes all that.


remove the rear seats and seat belts
get 19 or 20" lightweight 3 piece wheels; 19s would be the lightest
if you want to get extreme, just remove EVERYTHING out of the interior except the instrument panel and driver's seat.

doing all that will take at least 600-700lbs off

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headers and aftermarket exhaust will shed a few lbs (around 30 I think)

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How hard is it to make a rear seat delete kit
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Rear seats dont really weigh much and it would look hella rice unless you made it a full blown race car. Ive taken out almost 200 lbs and you cant tell where Ive removed or altered things except for the rear wheels.

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Rear seats dont really weigh much and it would look hella rice unless you made it a full blown race car. Ive taken out almost 200 lbs and you cant tell where Ive removed or altered things except for the rear wheels.
enlighten me on how you did that!

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enlighten me on how you did that!
Yes please i would like to know?
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OR...you could install 4.10 gears and lowering springs/sway bars....and all of a sudden the car doesn't drive like it's big and heavy anymore.

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