The revival of the legendary Chevrolet Camaro oil-car occurred in March 2009 while the serial production of the fifth generation car in the coupe was launched on the GM in Oshawa. And two years later, in January 2011, the plant started assembling of Camaro Convertible – soft-top convertible.
The manufacturer prepared a number of updates for the new model year: The base trim of Chevrolet Camaro 2012 is offered with a 3.6-liter gasoline V6, which power increased to 323 HP. In pair with a 6-speed automatic transmission this engine can accelerate the coupe to 100 km/h in 6,5 s, mechanics – 0.5 s faster. At the same time the fuel consumption remains relatively small – according to the manufacturer, it does not exceed 7,4 l in track mode.
In turn, the charged version of Chevrolet Camaro 2012 SS is equipped with 8-cylinder engine, volume of 6.2 liters and power of 426 HP, Brembo brakes and improved suspension, as well as headlights same as Impala led headlights. In February 2011 at the Chicago auto show there was presented the fastest of road modifications of muscle cars – Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 with a 6.2-liter power train. Due to the use of the Eaton drive the engine power raised to 580 HP and the torque – to 670 Nm.