SPECS
Horsepower
315 HP
Torque
353 LB-FT
Curb Weight
3466 LB
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Engine Size
3.8 L
Transmission Type
Automatic
MPG (City/Highway)
14 MPG
VEHICLE STORY

Tell us the story behind your ride. What made you pick this particular one? Where did you find it? Owned since 2010. Was bought for me as a passing my drivers licence test present. Stock when I got it and had it for a few years until the intake plenum blew up so I decided why not make it a sleeper. Check it out on my Youtube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDccePpItJeITEUoELpuwUA Describe the modifications you've made. Where did you start, what’s the most recent mod and what motivated it? I'll put the full list of mods in this description. Would take way too long to list under the installed parts section. It all started with that plastic intake plenum blowing up on me where I decided to buy and install the ZZPerformance L36 supercharger kit. After that it was hard to not want to do more. I purchased parts until I had what I wanted for the first big overhaul. All parts were purchased from ZZPerformance.com and I traveled out to Michigan to have them do all the work on it. Here is my list of installed parts. Ported Gen 3 Supercharger, Stage 2 Intercooler System, Ported & Machined Lower Intake, CNC Ported Heads, L67 High Velocity Throttle Body, 10.5mm Spark Plug Wires, Polished Aluminum Valve Covers, Comp Cams  XP-HOT Cam, Modified Valve Spring Retainers, LS7 Lifters, ZZP Custom Pushrods, Crow Cams 130# Valve Springs, Rollermaster Double Chain Timing Set, Machined Oil Pump Cover, ZZP Stainless Header Package, 3.1 Pulley, 3 Inch Straight Pipe Exhaust, CAI, 180* Tstat, Aluminum Coolant Elbows, ZZP Oversized Aluminum Radiator, 42.5# Injectors, Alternator Voltage Booster, Fuel Pump Rewire, L67 Modified Return Style Fuel Rails, Advanti Hybris 18 x 8 w/ 255/45/18 BFGoodrich G-force Sport Comp 2, SPEC-D Halo Projector Lights, 6K HID's. Of all the mods you’ve made, which do you think offers the biggest bang for the buck? I'd have to say the supercharger. It's really what makes everything come together. How did you go about selecting the specific parts for this build? Any installation tips to share? I talked to the guys at ZZP to see what they recommended for a daily driver build and basically just bought everything they had to offer for that build. What are you planning next? I plan on going back and getting a bigger throttle body, a smaller puller, bigger injectors & fuel pump and doing an E-85 conversion. What’s been the biggest challenge with this build? Patients.

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