Concord Chevrolet Camaro Owners Find The Perfect Trifecta
Long-time Camaro fans will remember its start as a muscle car. Chevrolet transformed the Camaro into a sophisticated sports coupe that rewards drivers with its smooth and comfortable ride, nimble handling and long list of standard features. You could easily mistake the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro for a European coupe. The folks at the Concord area Chevrolet dealers told us the Camaro rides on a Cadillac platform, delivering a vehicle that drives as well as it looks. Drivers looking for the trifecta of power, precision and style will want to place the 2018 Camaro at the top of their shopping list.
The 2018 Chevrolet Camaro seats four and is offered in coupe and convertible versions. There are six trim levels: 1LS, 1LT, 2LT, 1SS, 2SS and ZL1. Rear-wheel drive is standard across the board.
As you might expect, the automotive press calls the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro a winner. One example is Kelley Blue Book, which wrote: “If you desire a touch of retro cool in your modern muscle car, you’ll like the 2018 Chevy Camaro. Although its refinement, fuel economy and performance are way beyond anything offered by Camaros of the past, its exterior design is reminiscent of the perennially popular 1969 model.”
The LS and LT models are equipped with a standard 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that develops 275 horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. of torque. These models have an available 3.6-liter V6 engine that generates 335 hp and 284 lb.-ft. of torque. The Camaro 1LS and 2 LT get a standard six-speed manual transmission, while the 1LT gets an eight-speed automatic gearbox with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters. The SS models are powered by a 6.2-liter V8 powerplant that puts out 455 hp and 455 lb.-ft. of torque, connected to a standard six-speed manual with rev-match downshift or an optional eight-speed automatic. The Camaro ZL1 is motivated by a 6.2-liter V8 that blasts a heart-pounding 650 hp and 650 lb.-ft. of torque, mated to a six-speed manual transmission or an optional 10-speed automatic.
The 2018 Camaro Also Has Amazing Fuel Milage
The EPA estimates fuel economy for the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro with the 2.0-liter turbo four-cylinder with the manual gearbox at 20 mpg city/30 mpg highway, while the 3.6-liter V6 with the manual transmission checks in with 16 mpg city/26 mpg highway.* The ZL1 delivers 14 mpg city/20 mpg highway.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gives the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro its highest rating of five stars overall in its crash testing. Safety features that come standard include antilock disc brakes, a full complement of airbags, stability and traction control and a rearview camera. Chevrolet’s Teen Driver system is also standard. Teen driver lets parents set limits on parameters like the top speed and the audio volume.
Driver assistance equipment available as options includes blind spot monitoring, a head-up display, rear cross traffic alert and rear parking sensors.
*All vehicle mileage based on 2018 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.