2017 Chevrolet Camaro Price, Specs

The Chevrolet Camaro is one of the most appealing sports cars. The first model was manufactured as early as in the 1960s. The production stopped in 2002 but resumed in 2009 with the release of the 5th generation model. The General Motors division is planning to launch the 6th generation model which will include the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro. The new car will provide exceptional comfort and convenience to the enthusiasts of sports vehicles.

2017 Chevrolet Camaro front view
2017 Chevrolet Camaro – Body and Designs:

The Chevrolet aims to make the new sports car smaller and slimmer than the outgoing model. However, the overall design will not be different from the previous model. The new Camaro will have a shortened wheelbase and overhangs, making it look like a sports coupe. Grille will be a mesh one while headlights will have a circular shape and will feature the LED technology. The front side will also have some chrome strips and large intakes.

With a bulging engine compartment, 2017 Chevrolet Camaro sports car will have an aggressive appearance from the front fascia. When it comes to the backside, the car will have reshaped tail lights and revised bumper.

The cabin of 2017 Chevrolet Camaro is expected to get a minimal modification. The automaker believes that the current interior design has pleased many Camaro lovers. The entire cabin will be glazed by chrome accents. A notable change will be a configurable 8-inch HD screen, which will allow the driver access performance, infotainment and navigation details. The center dashboard will have its own screen featuring the MyLink system. The car will also be equipped with other tech features such as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

There will be a host of controls and other features on the dashboard. Some of them include heating and cooling buttons and air ducts. The outdated parking brake will be replaced with an electronic one. Steering wheel will feature the most ergonomic materials out there.

When it comes to the seating space and interior environment, 2017 Chevrolet Camaro will provide more space to the passengers than the predecessor. There will be enough leg room and head space. With the heating and cooling system, the new Camaro is expected to have a very comfortable interior environment. The car will come with its fair share of safety features, such as airbags, seatbelts, and emergency brakes.

2017 Chevrolet Camaro interior

2017 Chevrolet Camaro – Under the hood:

Three engine options will be available for the new 2017 Chevrolet Camaro sports car. One of the engines will be a 2.0-L turbo-charged I-4 capable of producing 275 hp and 223 lb-ft of torque. Another engine will be a 3.6-L V6 capable of generating 335 horsepower and 284 lb-ft. The last option will be a 6.2-L V8 engine capable of producing 455 horsepower and 405 lb-ft.

The three engines will be paired with a manual or automatic transmission. The car will be able to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 5.4 seconds with the turbo-charged engine, 5.1 seconds with the V6 engine and 4.0 seconds with the V8 engine. Fuel consumption will be up to 20 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.

2017 Chevrolet Camaro rear view

2017 Chevrolet Camaro – Competition and Pricing

The price will be around $24,000 for the base model. There will be 5 models of the 2017 Camaro: LS, LT, SS, Z28, and ZL1. The ZL1 will be the most expensive model and will retail at $57,000. The release date is expected in the last quarter of 2016 or early 2017. Main competitors of the new Camaro include Ford Mustang and Dodge Challenger.

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