What do the Macri Motors boys do in their spare time ?
they work on cars – special cars Custom Cars which has brought them into all types of classic cars modified and originals including chevs, cadillacs, holdens and fords … when asked to name his favourite car, Vince Macri thoughtfully answered how “They’re all special to me,”.
Restoration of these special cars is rich recapturing memories. Vince and the boys started working on cars as a hobby in their teen years and later turned that passion into a restoration business.
Some general information on the Chev Camaro
Camaro with aluminum heads The heads did not add horsepower, but reduced about 40kg from the engine.
Camaro with four-wheel disc brakes to homologate rear disc brakes for Trans Am racing, The package used a four-piston front caliper similar to the Corvette’s. The dealer installed dual quad cross ram induction system for the Z28 was not part of the JL8 option.
1967 introduced the Chev Camaro with an all-aluminum engine: Today every new V-8 Camaro has an all-aluminum engine, doubling the price of a Camaro, but gave you a ZL1 427 big-block, with 430 hp.
1969 the Camaro was available with over 400 hp.
The Camaro was used to pace Indy in 1969. Those cars were white with orange interior and stripes.
In 1982 the third generation of the Camaro debuted with two 305 cubic-inch V-8s. The Z28 came standard with a carbureted 145-hp version of the 5.0-liter, while 6360 buyers upgraded to the 165 hp version that featured Cross-Fire Injection, a dual throttle body fuel injection system that had debuted on the 1981 Corvette.
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