That's cool to hear Georg!
Have you considered modifying it?
The LS3 in your camaro takes to basic mods really well. You can make the same power you make at the crank now, but at the WHEELS with a couple bolt-ons, a mild cam, and a tune.
You should check out: LS1tech.com
There is a lot of information about modifying your car there.
The members are extremely helpful and knowledgeable.
They have everyone from stock car owners to the quickest names in LS based drag racing.
Lemme know if you check it out!
And despite what people say, there is a certain appeal and awesome factor about a well tuned "muscle" car. Let the "haters" hate.