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The 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 muscle car has recently entered production in Canada, at the General Motors Oshawa Assembly Plant.

According to the North American based automaker Chevrolet, the 2012 Camaro ZL1 muscle car has kicked off production in Canada, and the model will be manufactured at the Oshawa Assembly Plant, owned by General Motors.

“This is an exciting new chapter in the ongoing revival of the tremendously popular Chevrolet Camaro. The new 2012 Camaro ZL1 is the most-powerful Camaro ever produced by Chevrolet and further demonstrates the flexible capabilities of the award-winning Oshawa Assembly Plant”, said the president and managing director of GM of Canada, Kevin Williams.

As a reminder, the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro is powered by the LSA 6.2 liters supercharged V8 engine, which is generating a total output of 580 horsepower and it has a peak torque of 556 lb-ft. Power is being sent to the rear wheels with the help of a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission, and the 0 to 60 mph acceleration time takes just 4 seconds with the manual and 3.9 seconds with the automatic. The Camaro ZL1 can reach a top speed of 180 mph with the manual and 184 mph with the automatic, and prices for the new generation start at $54.995.