Chevrolet Camaro 2013 – Chevrolet Camaro is an automobile built by the Chevrolet brand under the car, a small car and some versions of a muscle car as a group. It went on sale on September 29, 1966, for the 1967 model year and was designed as a Ford Mustang competing models. Car Pontiac Firebird, 1967 with the launch of the platform and major components. Four distinct generations of the Camaro were developed in 2002 to the end of production. Nameplate is a concept car that evolved into the fifth-generation Camaro is revived, March 16, 2009 start of production.
Chevrolet Camaro First generation (1967-1969)
The first-generation Camaro debuted in September 1966 for the 1967 model year, 1969, Rear wheel drive, a new GM F-body platform and a -2 2 2 seater, available as a convertible or a coupe with the inline -6 250 Cu and 302 Cu, Cu, and 307, 327 Cu 350 Cu or V8 engine in either 396 Cu. The runaway success of the Ford Mustang, Chevrolet executives realized that their compact sporty car, Corvair, because mustang rear-engine design, as well as declining sales to generate sales volume, partly due to Ralph Nader’s book, Unsafe at any speed of bad publicity.
Therefore, the same conventional rear drive Chevrolet Camaro, Mustang and Chevy front-engine configuration as the Nova regarded as. Moreover Camaro designed to fit a variety of power plants in the engine bay. The first generation Camaro 1969 model year, and the design of the new retro fifth-generation Camaro was finally time to be inspired. The first Camaro, fire engine red with black interior, GM president for 6 months and then driven by GM employees will be offered for sale for $ 2000.00 for a lottery drawing with a staff that wants to buy it. Someone Framingham, MA meeting plant was lucky winners.
The Second Generation Chevrolet Camaro (970-1981)
Introduced in February 1970, the second generation Camaro 1981 model year and 1978 model through the cosmetic changes made in 1974, with the years. The car was heavily restyled and a bit larger and wider with the new styling. F-body platform, based on the new Camaro was similar to its predecessor, with a unibody structure, front subframe, an A-arm front suspension and leaf springs to control the solid rear axle. Road & Track 10 1971 August 1971 SS350 selected as one of the world’s best car. RS, SS and Z28 performance packages gradually disappeared.
Z28 package in the middle of the year 1977, the enthusiastic demand, Ford Mustang on the authority, as well as its corporate stablemate, the Pontiac Trans-Am successfully returned in the response. 1980 and 1981 Z28s in an air induction hood scoop, with an included intake door under full throttle.
The Third-Generation Chevrolet Camaro (1982-1992)
The third generation Camaro was created 1992 to 1982. It was the first Camaros modern fuel injection, Turbo-Hydramatic 700R4 four-speed automatic transmission, five-speed manual, 15 or 16 In principle, a standard 4-cylinder engine, and hatchback bodies. The car was 500 pounds lighter than the second generation model.
In 1990 IROC-Z 1985 and continued through the turn. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Regulations require a CHMSL 1986, beginning with model year. For 1986, a new brake light is located on the upper outer area of ??the rear hatch glass center. In addition, 2.5L Iron Duke 2.8L V6 engine and to perform all of the base model. For 1987 and later, CHMSL the upper hatch glass inside, or in an integrated rear spoiler mounted. In January 1987, 305 small block v8 TBI injection, and the value to convert the RS model; L98 V8 engine, the 5.7L 350cu a regular option IROC-Z, along with an automatic transmission only, although it in a limited duration of 1000 in late 1986 350 “Camaros produced.” 20 birthday anniversary edition “in 1987, was given the” 25 anniversary of the 1992 Heritage Package “that a high-output engine in the 305 Cu. Starting 1988, 1LE performance package for street and model showrooms in the United States America and Canada stock racing, is optional. B 4 C or “police” package is available beginning in 1991., it is a Z28 in more subtle RS styling created.
The Fourth-Generation Chevrolet Camaro (993-2002)
In 1993, an updated fourth-generation Camaro, F-body platform debut. A 2 2 seat (with optional T-top roof) or convertible (in 1994 set), rear wheel drive Coupe body style, and the 6 cylinder and V8 a choice: it’s 1967, his role as the engine the same characteristics in maintain. Standard powerplant from 1993-1995 was a 3.4-liter V6. A more powerful 3.8 liter V6 1995 as an alternative to the standard set in 1996. A small block V -8 350 MPFI engine, which frigate launched in 1992, Z28 was ideal. Optional equipment on all speed traction control and a new six-speed T-56 manual included; 4L60E four speed automatic transmission was standard. Include Weather brakes are standard equipment on all Camaros. A version of the limited amount of SS LT4 small block engine with 330 HP, most opted equipped with LT1. 1997 model year included a revised interior and exterior styling changes to the 1998 model, and a switch to GM’s aluminum block LS1 used in the C5 corvette. Built-in 5.7-liter LS-1 First of all aluminum engine, and a built Camaro ZL ’69-1 is a 305 – horsepower ratings performed. SS exhaust and inlet system version is slightly better, bigger brakes and tires, a slightly revised suspension for better handling and grip on the Z28 model ride comfort, downward pressure and a pressure molded rear wing. Camaro production through the 2002 model year, next gareche 35 years of production. A 35TH 2002 model year version of the anniversary. F-body platform production due to the speed of sales, deteriorating market for sports coupes, and plant overcapacity to stop them.
Chevrolet Camaro Fifth Generation (2009-present)
2006 Camaro Concept and 2007 Camaro Convertible Concept, based on the production of the fifth-generation Camaro was approved August 10, 2006. Oshawa Car Assembly the new Camaro which went on sale in the spring of 2009 as a 2010 model year vehicle production to start. Following the development of GM RWD Zeta architecture and development, GM Holden in Australia’s position as a world center of the final design, engineering, Camaro and Development said. Production coupe on March 16, 2009 in LS, LT and SS levels up. LS and LT models is a 3.6 L V6 2010 and 2011 model mated to a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic with manual transmission generator is powered by a 312 hp. SS 6.2 L (376 Cu) LS3 V8 426 hp (318 KW) and generator powered by a 6-speed manual transmission with. SS 400 hp L99 V8 automatic. RS appearance package both the LT and SS and has a dark gray tone is available with 20-inch wheels, xenon headlamps, a unique spoiler, and red RS or SS badges halo around the ring.
April 1, 2010, Camaro was awarded World Car of the Year Photos car is designed to be named. At the end of January 2011, 2011 Camaro Convertibles started production. Rick Hendrick first hat-Jackson car auction. Convertibles have the same options as the coupe. Camaro Convertible on the engine assembly, and under the transmission properties of aluminum prop. As a result of the the Fukushima earthquake of 2011, certain pigment colors for both the coupe and convertible will be available in specific colors.
Camaro export version in November 2011, a two-year delay. The delay was due to unexpected high demand and strained production capacity. The export version of the integrated tail light with reverse and signal lights, the greater the external rear mirrors with integrated side turn signal repeaters, “cleaner” look of the rear bumper, and other changes to comply with ECE as a start amber.