The 2016 Camaro was announced to a ton of buzz back in May. It has been rumored that it will begin production in August, but that hasn’t stopped Camaro enthusiasts from sharing their thoughts and opinions. It’s upcoming release has even reached other performance enthusiasts who are looking forward to the Camaro’s production with a lot of interest.
2016 Camaro Performance
The new turbocharged 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine produces 275 horsepower. It also returns more than 30 mpg on the highway while still being able to go from zero to 60 in less than six seconds. Auto lovers can also choose the 3.6-liter V6, with 335 horsepower and 284 pound-feet of torque or the 6.2-liter V8 with 455 horsepower and 455 lb-ft of torque. They’re more powerful than the options on the 2015 Camaro, and all three engines come with a six-speed manual transmission or an eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. The optional Magnetic Ride Control active suspension makes the ride smooth and exciting.
Like previous versions, the 2016 Camaro has a sleek, muscular-looking design, and it’s a lot of fun to drive. The brand new chassis is based on the luxury Cadillac ATS. The 2016 Camaro is about 2 inches shorter and an inch lower than before for better aerodynamics and fuel economy. All the wheel options are made of lightweight aluminum, and the new LED headlights have a more modern, angular design.
The analog dials have a new configurable gauge cluster, and there’s an 8-inch media display for interfacing with navigation, entertainment and Chevrolet MyLink app functions. The wireless, phone-charging mat behind the center console has a textured surface so phones stay secure during tight turns. The steering wheel has a flat bottom for extra comfort, and drivers can choose one of 24 colors for the cabin lighting.
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