2008 SEMA Show: Chevrolet Camaro receives new accesories and performance parts

Article by Christian Andrei, on August 29, 2008

The Chevy Camaro has always been the favorite of car owners when it come to customizations. The fresh 2010 Camaro maintains that tradition with a wide assortment of components and performance parts ready at launch. Starting from interior parts and audio/electronic enhancements to exterior styling kits, a huge 21-inch wheel-and-tire kits and parts that improve performance, the Camaro "add-on" collection offers something for different tastes and budgets.

The garnishing and performance parts can be ordered and installed at the dealership and, in some instances, their price can be incorporated into the vehicle's financing for a smooth, hassle-free personalization experience. Camaro creators and builders labored from the initial stages of car development to design, test and confirm the accessories and performance components to GM production-vehicle specifications.

They are also produced with production-quality materials, so buyers are guaranteed of original equipment quality parts with the best fit and finish for their Camaro. The performance parts are 50-state legal, for worriless emissions conformity. Interior trim kits: For Camaros outfitted with the production illumination package, Camaro's accessory interior trim parts offer colors that allow owners to match or contrast the vehicle's exterior color. There are four colors to choose from: yellow, orange, white and silver.

Interior accessories: An assortment of accessories improve both the style and comfort of the Camaro's passenger compartment, while helping preserve its original condition. They include floor mats, sill plates and more. The deluxe carpeted floor mats highlights embroidered Camaro emblems, while the sill plates add a characteristic appearance and added protection when entering the car. A cargo-area floor mat, cargo net and a smoker's package are available options. Audio and electronics: Buyers can bring the Camaro's technology to a new level with enhanced audio and lighting systems, in addition to remote starting. The enhanced audio system produce greater features and capability, even as a secondary device interface module allows portable players to play through the audio system.

Remote starting brings the comfort of letting the vehicle warm up on cold mornings or cool down on hot days. In addition, Camaro's accessory footwell and cupholder lighting kit brings individualized, colored ambient lighting for a high-rate, high-tech interior look. Car covers: Custom-contoured car covers protect the Camaro from the elements and from harmful UV rays.

They are made to easily fit the Camaro's unique contours and are available in either red or black; each with smart, heritage-motivated black stripes. Exterior accessories: Buyers can design an exceptional look for their Camaro with a horde of exterior accessories, from a grille insert and satin nickel fuel door to color-matched splash guards and a complete ground effects kit. In addition, available also is the fashionable, wing-style rear spoiler. The ground effects kit provides a spectacular, ground-gripping look for the Camaro, and comes in a wonderful, Metallic Grey color that emphasizes the car's original color.

The wing-style rear spoiler supports the ground effects' competition-ready look. All Camaro exterior accessories are created and produced to the same high quality and durability standards as the regular-production parts. Stripe kits: The heritage-inspired 2010 Camaro is perfectly highlighted with accessory stripe parts. They give the Camaro a vintage look and modern style.

Available styles include hockey stick-style, hood and hockey stick-style and rally-style stripes in an assortment of color schemes. Wheels and tires: The 2010 Camaro comes with a group of beautiful, 17-, 18- and 20-inch wheels, but Camaro aficionados can bring it a step further with great-looking, racing-inspired 21-inch wheels and supporting performance tires. The wheel design features a modern split five-spoke center that is available in two finishes: black-painted finish and machined-aluminum finish with black highlights. They are available in an 8.5-inch width for V6 versions; and 8.5-inch front and 9.5-inch rear widths for SS models.

Center caps, chrome lug nuts and essential tire pressure monitor sensors are available separately. For buyer's ease and comfort, complete kits of wheels, tires, center caps, lug nuts and pressure sensors are also available. Performance parts : GM Performance Parts (GMPP) designers and engineers toiled with the Camaro engineers to improve emissions-legal bolt-on parts that would heighten and enhance overall performance. GMPP developed air box, header and exhaust kits, as well as supporting short-throw shifters for manual-transmission functions. Also available are color-matched engine covers that add a touch of color-coordinated style under the hood. All the parts are 50-state emissions legal, with CARB EO numbers where needed.

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