2013 Chevy Camaro is designed in three main models. These are the LS model, LT model and the SS model. The SS model comes with 1LE performance package though the ZL1 package is more efficient due to its high rated performance and cheaper price. Actually, at a speed of 184 mph, it can accelerate from 0 to 60 and it has added features like; magnetic ride control, traction control and big brakes. The common distinguishing features of this car are the grille, tail lights and rear roof pillars.
This car is designed in both convertible and coup body styles. The convertible model is designed just like the coup model though it has a power soft top lift therefore it doesn’t cause much noise at the top of the car when opening and closing. It has trim levels of over a half dozen.
The base LS coupe model has auxiliary audio-jack, 6-speaker audio system, bluetooth, 18-inch steel wheels, manually operated air conditioning, AM/FM/XM/CD/MP3 six speaker sound system and a telescopic steering wheel. The LT model has power adjustable front seat, alloy wheels and audio system interface with a 7-inch touch-screen that aids the driver in backing up. The rear view vision camera focuses the image to the 7-inch touch-screen display hence showing objects blocked from the drivers view.
The LT model of this Chevy adds a limited-slip differential and 20-inch alloys, power front seats sport cloth seats, rear view camera rear parking sensors and The color Head-Up (HUD) while the SS model has adds a special exterior trim .The color Head-Up displays is integrated for the SS and LT models of this Car to aid the driver in situations that requires high performance driving. The display presents data without the driver not necessarily looking away from his/her normal viewpoint. The display intensity and height can be customized by the driver to enable him/her get vital information while focusing on the road at the same time
For safety and security, the 2013 Chevrolet Camaro comes with six airbags, emergency services through OnStar embedded telematics and electronic stability control by GM’s StabiliTrak. Other safety features include anti-lock brakes, rear-view camera and tire pressure monitor. Some of the optional equipment for this Chevy include high-performance tires with 20-inch 10-spoke wheels, xenon headlights and heated seats. The SS and LT models adopted a personalized styling of Dark Special Edition package adding sinister to this Camaro. The headlights have halo rings while the interior color scheme is a 2-tone with blue Ray Metallic paint.
It has both manual and automatic transmissions. Both transmissions operates on 6-speed. The 6-speed automatic transmission is optional while the 6-speed manual transmission is standard. Model with automatic transmission has a remote start.
The 2016 Chevy is powered by either V-8 engine or V-6 engine, depending on the engine option the car is designed with. The Chevy is fitted with strong and light connecting rods and cylinder block enhancements. Actually, there four engine options for this car:, 580 horsepower supercharged LSA V8 and 323- 400-horsepower 6.2-liter L99 V8 and 426-horsepower 6.2-liter LS3 V8, horsepower 3.6-liter direct-injected LFX V6. The LSA and the V6 can be backed by either 6-speed automatic transmission or 6-speed manual transmission. The LS3 has 6-speed manual transmission while the L99 is has a6-speed automatic transmission with mounted paddle-shift control on the steering wheel. Engine specifications for the three car models are as follows: The Camaro LS operates on 3.6 liter V-6 with 6-speed manual transmission same as the Camaro LT while Camaro SS is fitted with a limited slip differential 6-speed tremec 6-speed manual gear box and operates on 6.2-liter V8 engine.
The 3.6-literLFX V6 engine has a horse at 6,800 rpm, 278 lb-ft of torque at 4,800 rpm. Its city/highway estimated fuel economy is rated at 19/30 mpg (automatic 2LS, 17/28 mpg on manual transmission and 18/27 mpg on automatic transmission.
6.2-liter V8 (L99) has 400 horsepower at 5,900 rpm and 410 lb-ft of torque at 4,300 rpm. Its city/highway estimated fuel economy is rated at 15/24 mpg while the 6.2-liter V8 (LS3) engine has 426 horsepower at 5,900 rpm and 420 lb-ft of torque at 4,600 rpm with city/highway estimated fuel economy rated at 16/24 mpg.
The 6.2-liter supercharged V8 (LSA) has a 580 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 556 lb-ft of torque at 4,200 rpm. Its city/highway estimated fuel economy is 12/18 mpg automatic transmission and 14/19 mpg on manual transmission.
This car has a high belt line which makes it hard for shorter drivers to see out of this car while the low roof line limits the headroom for taller drivers. Actually, these are the common setbacks of 2013 Chevrolet Camaro.