The Yenko identify could also be mostly related to traditional Camaros, however in current instances it has been slapped on trendy Chevys, together with Silverado pickup vans.
That is because of Specialty Car Engineering (SVE) of Toms River, New Jersey, which owns the rights to the Yenko trademark and makes use of it for its personal array of tuned autos. The newest is the 2023 Yenko/SC Tahoe and 2023 Yenko/SC Suburban.
The SUVs might be ordered with both the 5.3-liter V-8 or 6.2-liter V-8 provided from the manufacturing unit, and with rear- or four-wheel drive. The Yenko/SC remedy sees the engines supercharged to the tune of 700 hp for the 5.3-liter V-8 and 800-hp for the 6.2-liter V-8. Each variations make extra energy than Cadillac’s new Escalade-V.
The supercharger is an in-house design, and is coupled with a blueprinted aluminum engine block, solid aluminum pistons, upgraded cylinder heads, and a high-flow stainless-steel exhaust system.
2023 Yenko/SC Tahoe
SVE additionally provides an assortment of chassis upgrades to assist guarantee homeowners can benefit from the additional energy. Yenko-badged Brembo 6-piston calipers with vented rotors characteristic on the entrance axle, housed inside normal 22-inch wheels wrapped in Nitto tires. A brand new sway bar and bushings on the rear assist to get the ability to the bottom throughout sturdy acceleration.
An obtainable sport suspension lowers the SUVs by 2.0 inches entrance and three.0 inches rear and consists of upgraded shocks. SUVs with adaptive suspension might be fitted with a separate reducing equipment that drops the entrance and rear by an equal 2.0 inches.
Each SUVs additionally characteristic a graphics package deal and a customized entrance grille and fascia, and SVE presents a variety of further choices for consumers to additional personalize their autos.
The SUVs can be found to order at Chevy dealerships and solely 50 examples of every will probably be constructed for the 2023 mannequin 12 months.