A 1969 Camaro “Under Pressure” Owned by Alex Short, Custom Built by HS Customs

A 1969 Camaro “Under Pressure” Owned by Alex Short, Custom Built by HS Customs

“Started the project off with TCI suspension, I built it in my backyard, it was a Riddler contender, Great 8 at the Detroit Autorama, SEMA – Battle of the Builders winner, and Goodguys Street Machine of the Year.” – Alex Short, 1969 Camaro

Awards

  • Goodguys 2016 – Street Machine of the Year
  • 2016 Sima – Battle of the Builders – 1st Place
  • 8th Grand Prix Riddler Contestant in Detroit

Specs

  • 1969 Camaro “Under Pressure” owned by Alex Short, custom built by HS Customs.
  • TCI Pro Touring front clip, TCI spindles, and Mustang II wing and spoiler. TCI Torque Arm Kits
  • The JRi hydraulic coils/adjustable ride height are located at all four corners.
  • Twin turbocharged engine. GM/Thomson Automotive LSX 427 performance. 1230 hp and 990 lb-ft of torque.
  • Hughes Transmission 4L80E
  • Korean made 9 inch back end
  • Wilwood 14-inch with 4- and 6-piston calipers, wired safety rotors, and a coating that fits the caliper.
  • HS Customs/Evod 19 and 20-inch wheels with Pirelli P Zero tires, painted and polished wheels.
  • PPG custom coating. All suspension and chassis components are smooth-brushed, with a mixture of satin and glossy finishes to complement one another.
  • HS Customs Building. All-aluminum and sheet metal door panels, kick panels, quarter panels, dash, under dashboard, center console, and trunk. The interior is completely customized and designed to compliment the exterior.

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