Chevrolet Announces Pricing for the 2010 Camaro
Chevroletannounced pricing for the all-new 2010 Camaro. It starts at $22,995 MSRP forthe V-6-powered LS model, and $30,995 for the V-8-powered Camaro SS (all pricesinclude $750 destination charge). Customer ordering opened on Oct. 13, withproduction scheduled to start in the first quarter of 2009.
Allmodels and powertrain combinations are matched with fuel-saving six-speedtransmissions. The Camaro also contains engines with direct injection andActive Fuel Management.
Camaroproduct highlights also include: sleek styling with heritage cues and 10available exterior colors; four-wheel independent suspension system, includinga 4.5-link rear suspension; four-wheel disc brake systems standard on allmodels, including four-piston Brembo calipers on SS models; StabiliTrak stabilitycontrol system and traction control standard on all models; family of 18-, 19- and20-inch wheels; six standard air bags, including head curtain side-impact air bags andfront seat-mounted thorax side air bags; RS appearance packageavailable on LT and SS, including HID headlamps with integrated halo rings,spoiler, specific taillamps and 20-inch wheels; Bluetooth phone connectivity;USB connectivity;remote vehiclestarting system; OnStar; and XM Satellite Radio.
Underthe hood, Camaro LS and LT use a 3.6L engine with variable valve timing tooptimize performance and fuel economy. It is rated at an estimated 300horsepower (224 kW) and 273 lb.-ft. of torque (370 Nm). A six-speed manualtransmission is standard with the 3.6L engine; a Hydra-Matic 6L50electronically controlled six-speed automatic, with TAPshift control, isavailable. LS and LT models are estimated at 27 mpg in highway driving.
Thehigh-performance Camaro SS is equipped with a powerful 6.2L V-8, with a choiceof a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission. Manualtransmission-equipped models receive the LS3 engine, estimated at 422horsepower (315 kW) and 408 lb.-ft. of torque (553 Nm). It is paired with aTR6060 six-speed transmission.
Anew, L99 V-8 engine is used on automatic transmission-equipped SS models. It isbased on the LS3, but also includes GM’s fuel-saving Active Fuel Managementfeature. It is estimated at 400 horsepower (299 kW) and 395 lb.-ft. of torque(535 Nm). It is matched with a Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed transmission thathelps delivers an estimated 23 mpg on the highway.