Damping is provided by Magnetic Ride Control units. [96], Japanese models went on sale in January 2012. Additional features included 21 in (533 mm) five-spoke wheels, a dovetail spoiler, alternate grille, and other official GM accessory modifications. service for more information.

It was available in both a manual transmission as well as an optional 6-speed automatic transmission with shift paddles on each opposite side of the steering wheel. Assembly of the fifth-generation Camaro took place in Canada like its predecessor. The 1967 Camaro featured three options: the RS, SS and Z/28. Early speculation on the existence of the car by many automotive publications[19][20][21] proved to be true when an early embargo was broken on January 4, 2007.[22][23]. The Camaro was unveiled at the Warren Technical Center,[40] followed by GM Holden's Melbourne headquarters,[41] Yokohama Red Brick Park,[42]

The metal finishes, accent panels, and seats were all in different colors. The concept was further enhanced with a Pedders coil-over lowering kit and a set of large Brembo brakes. Engine Collector's Package includes all three COPO racing engines serial-number-matched to the car, with one installed at the time of delivery. Access them anywhere. [99][100], The Camaro Hot Wheels Concept is a concept vehicle based on the Camaro SS coupe with a Tremec TR-6060 six-speed manual transmission, inspired by the "Custom Camaro" 1/64-scale model that was part of the original Hot Wheels collection released in 1968. It also sported a cold air induction system and an axle-back exhaust system with unique tips. An option for the ZL575 was the 6-speed manual transmission would be installed with the clutch off of a Corvette ZR1 for sportier gear changes. Mechanically, the car is equipped with a combination of General Motor Performance Parts off-road shorty headers, Pedders' suspension kit, off-road exhaust and Brembo Calipers painted in Victory Red.

[11][12][13][14] The car was based on the Holden developed GM Zeta platform. Cars.com’s 2019 American-Made Index: What’s the Most American Car? All weights are in pounds. [49] Production of the add-on package ceased on January 12, 2010 with an estimated 1,500 units produced. US models include a choice of V6 and V8 (SS only) engines, Tremec TR-6060 6-speed manual or Hydra-Matic 6L50 6-speed automatic transmission, and went on sale in 2011–12. ", "Chevrolet Camaro SS to serve as Official Pace Car for 53rd annual Daytona 500", "Camaro nabs another pace car job - this time Indy 500", "2010 Chevy Camaro Is The New Indy 500 Pace Car", "2010 Camaro SS Pace Car ready for Indy 500", "Samsung Mobile 500 March to a Million Sweepstakes", "Camaro Pace Car Arrives at NASCAR's Dickies 500 in Chinook Helicopter", "Chevrolet Camaro once again poised to pace Coke Zero 400 NASCAR race", "Best New Car Values 2010: Best Resale Value", "KBB lists its "most researched" new cars and trucks in 2009", "Chevrolet Camaro: World Car Design of the Year 2010", "Ward's Interior Winners Deliver Style, Function, Value", "Chevy Camaro muscles ahead with first-ever Edmunds Launch Breakthrough award", Chevrolet Camaro convertible concept road test, 2012 Chevrolet Camaro Transformers 3 (Bumblebee) Special Edition, Chevrolet Camaro Convertible (2014) Exterior and Interior in 3D 4K UHD, 5thgenblog - 5th and 6th Generation Camaro news and information, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Chevrolet_Camaro_(fifth_generation)&oldid=986209010, Articles with dead external links from August 2017, Articles with permanently dead external links, Articles with dead external links from June 2016, Articles with dead external links from October 2010, Articles needing additional references from May 2018, All articles needing additional references, Wikipedia articles needing clarification from March 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Four-passenger, front-engine, rear-drive coupe, Unitized body frame, one- and two-sided galvanized steel, double-ball-joint, multi-link strut; direct-acting stabilizer bar; progressive-rate coil springs; fully adjustable camber, caster and toe, 4.5-link independent; progressive-rate coil springs over shocks; stabilizer bar; fully adjustable camber and toe, four-wheel disc w/ABS; ventilated front and rear rotors; single-piston front calipers and single-piston alloy rear calipers, four-wheel disc w/ABS; ventilated front and rear rotors; four-piston fixed Brembo aluminum front and rear calipers, 18x7.5-inch steel (19x8-inch aluminum optional on LT), 20x8-inch aluminum (front), 20x9-inch aluminum (rear), P245/55R18 all-season (P245/50R19 all-season option on LT), P245/45ZR20 Pirelli PZero summer (front), P275/40ZR20 Pirelli PZero summer (rear), cast aluminum w/ cast-in-place iron bore liners, dual overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder, continuously variable valve timing, valve-in-head: two valves per cylinder; roller lifters; Active Fuel Management (L99), Hydra-Matic 6L50 6-speed automatic w/ TAPshift, Hydra-Matic 6L80 6-speed automatic w/ TAPshift, f: 42.4 in (1,080 mm), r: 29.9 in (760 mm), f: 56.9 in (1,450 mm), r: 42.5 in (1,080 mm), Chevrolet MyLink and color-touch navigation, Hill start assist now standard on all manual transmissions, ZL1-style shift knob standard on all manual transmissions, Remote vehicle start now included on 1LT and 1SS with automatic transmission, Ground effects package, including front splitter and rocker treatment, Black 21-inch wheels with red outline stripe, Two-tone matte hood graphic and rear taillight panel "blackout" graphic.

Changes over the standard Camaro SS included low-gloss Icy White Metallic body color with red accents and door graphics, carbon fiber hood, fenders, door and deck lid; exposed carbon fiber front splitter, rockers and adjustable rear wing; unique lower grille and brake ducts, removal of carpeting, sound deadening and rear seats; Ace suede-covered racing steering wheel and shifter, SCCA-approved roll cage and window net, racing driver's seat with five-point harness, racing pedals, fire suppression system, racing fuel cell, a video camera system mounted on the roll cage, the LS3 6.2 L V8 engine enhanced with Chevrolet Performance Parts' camshaft, cylinder heads and dry-sump oiling system; six-speed manual transmission equipped with a twin-disc clutch shared with the Corvette ZR1, low-restriction air induction and exhaust systems, 4-wheel disc racing braking system with six-piston front/four-piston rear calipers with drilled and slotted rotors, modified production suspension with Pfadt licensed components and 20-inch racing wheels and tires.[83][84][85]. Production of the fifth generation model began on March 16, 2009[7] after several years on hiatus since the previous generation's production ended in 2002 and went on sale to the public in April 2009 for the 2010 model year.[8][9]. Vehhistory.com provides you with access to material and information from [59] The Chroma concept was the preliminary design of what would become later known as the "Synergy Series Camaro" that would debut at the 2010 SEMA Show. Sign Up, Already have an account?

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By spring 2005, the first concept car of the fifth-generation of the Camaro was in development.

[77], As part of the 2010 Camaro launch in Japan, a promotion movie for Camaro was premiered in Altavision Ginza between November 1, 2009 and November 8, 2009. (1514 kg) – 1LS 2dr Coupe: 3354 lbs. [131], Production began in the first quarter of 2013, and ordering began in October 2012. [8][9], Chevrolet General Manager Ed Peper stated that the new Camaro "will appeal to both men and women, and unite customers with fond memories of previous Camaros with those who first experienced a Camaro" when the concept was unveiled in January 2006. All weights are in pounds. [34] Bob Lutz's post on the GM FastLane Blog for August 10, 2006 thanked everyone in the blogosphere who commented and offered feedback on the Camaro. As evidence that we're not completely brain-dead, GM will build the Chevy Camaro.

Only 500 units of this package incorporated into the Camaros were to be produced for the 2011 model year run, however, only 400 were actually ordered. The ZL1's rear axle includes a high-capacity cast-iron-case differential, large asymmetrical half shafts, and extra-heavy-duty universal joints. The Synergy Green color from the 2010 Special Edition would be available on all 2011 model trim levels. The toy was unveiled at the Tokyo Toy Show in 2013. Heritage style SS badges on the front grill and rear panel, three ZL550 or ZL575 OEM-styled exterior badges, ZL550 or ZL575 logo embroidered in the headrests and floor mats.

[65] It was driven by Jeff Bucknum and David Donohue, sons of Ronnie Bucknum and Mark Donohue. [7] This allows the driver to choose the highest gear that the transmission will shift into.[7]. Log In.

A black interior trim kit placed upon the doors panels and dash which replaced the standard "Midnight Silver" that came in standard 2LT and 2SS models.

The Camaro concept was unveiled at the 2006 North American International Auto Show. Designed for a better fuel economy using a slightly different gear ratio, this model resembles the trim of the original LS. The 1LE package was offered on 1SS and 2SS coupe models, with an exclusive Tremec TR-6060/MM6 6-speed manual transmission with a standard air-to-liquid cooling system, 3.91 geared limited slip differential, exclusive monotube rear dampers, 27-mm solid front stabilizer bar, 28-mm solid rear stabilizer bar, higher-capacity rear-axle half shafts, strut tower brace, ZL1-based 20 x 10-inch front and 20 x 11-inch aluminum wheels, 285/35ZR20 Goodyear Eagle Supercar G:2 tires front and rear (identical to the front tires for ZL1), ZL1 wheel bearings, toe links and rear shock mounts; ZL1 high-capacity fuel pump and additional fuel pickups, matte black hood, black front splitter and rear spoiler, 10-spoke ZL1-based wheels; ZL1 flat-bottom steering wheel trimmed in sueded microfiber, short-throw shifter from the ZL1 trimmed in sueded microfiber. At a glance it would seem that the only difference between the coupé and convertible concepts would be the roof and Hugger Orange pearl tri-coat paint job with a pair of dark gray racing stripes, but this was not the case. TC Motorsports entered two Camaros in the Continental Challenge for the 2010 season.

", The 2007 Camaro Convertible Concept was announced on January 6, 2007 at the 2007 North American International Auto Show. Year/Model Weight; 1994 Coupe: 3,065 pounds: 1994 Convertible: 3,245 pounds: 1994 GT Coupe: 3,276 pounds: 1994 GT Convertible: 3,452 pounds: 1995 Coupe: 3,065 pounds The production version of the concept Camaro, the Synergy Special Edition would eventually be made available in February 2010 through May 2010 in limited numbers. Both features were introduced on the Camaro ZL1. It was suggested that this may be influenced by the prominent presence of the vehicle in the Transformers movie sequel that was released worldwide through the month.[73].

The LS and LT trim levels are powered by the 3,564 cc (217 cu in) GM LLT V6 engine having a power output of 312 hp (233 kW) at 6,400 rpm and 273 lb⋅ft (370 N⋅m) of torque at 5,200 rpm.