Information about the ChevyCamaro The base cost of the Chevrolet Camaro (according to gmc.ca) is $27,855 CAD The Available engines are (by trim levels) LS and LT models are powered by a 3.6L (220 cu in) V6 producing 304 HP (227kw) which can be either a 6- speed manual or a 6-speed automatic. The SS model is powered by the 6.2 L (376 cu in) LS3 V8 producing 426 hp (318kw) and includes a 6-speed manual shift. The Automatic SS model gets a L99 V8 with 400 hp (300kW). The EPA Fuel Economy for City on the 2012 Chevy Camaro is between 14- 19 and for Highway it is between 19-30. Tire Sizes for the Chevy Camaro are P245/45R20 for Front and P275/40R20 rear for Summer performance (available on the LT and SS). The P245/50R19 (available on the LT) and P245/55R18 are all-season touring (available on the LS and LT). Two special selling features of the Camaro are the Transformers Edition and Synergy Edition The name Camaro means “a small, vicious animal that eats Mustangs.”
Safety Features Onstar – a system created by General Motors to provide a subscription-based communication service that includes in- vehicle security, hands free calling, turn-by-turn navigation and remote diagnostics throughout USA, Canada and China. Airbag – a vehicle safety device that is able to restrain a person from striking objects like a steering wheel or a window. It consists of a flexible envelope designed to inflate rapidly during an automobile collision.
Camaro over the Years
Did you know? The Fifth Gen Camaro is produced at Chevy’s Oshawa, Ontario plant. GM was planning to close it in 2008 but decided to invest $740 million to convert the plant to only produce Camaros. The first Camaro came in the RS, SS or Z/28 packages and buyers had the choice between 80 different factory options. The Camaro has been a popular choice at the Indianapolis 500 being selected 5 times. The Camaro was originally going to be called “Panther. The 1967 Camaros were going to run on 13” tires. The Camaro had four body styles – coupe, convertible, fastback and station wagon planned instead of just 2 styles.