2011 Chevrolet Camaro 2LT Review – Getting by with only 312hp

Thursday May 19th, 2011 at 1:55 PM
Posted by: D.Colman

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Stabilitrak, a useful handling assist program integrated with traction control, is standard equipment on this LT. Unlike virtually any other car on the market, if you select the optional 6-speed automatic gearchange your LT will weigh less than a 6-speed manual gearbox version (3,719 lb. vs. 3,722lb.). But you’ll have to ante up an extra $1,185 for the sweet Hydra-Matic 6L80 tranny, which offers quick manual up and down changes via steering wheel mounted paddles.

Chose the LT and you’ll be sure to miss the war whoop and burble of the SS’ 6.2 liter V8. But the ripping sheet cry of the V6 has a charm of its own that’s reinforced every time you jet by a pump island occupied by the thirstier SS.

2011 CHEVROLET CAMARO 2LT COUPE

  • ENGINE: 3.6 liter direct injected V6
  • HORSEPOWER: 312hp
  • TORQUE: 273 lb.-ft.
  • TRANSMISSION: 6-speed manual
  • FUEL CONSUMPTION: 18 City MPG/29 Highway MPG
  • PRICE AS TESTED: $29,910

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David Colman has been writing vehicle tests for 25 years. His work has been featured in AutoWeek, the San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Examiner, and Marin Independent Journal. In 1987, he helped start Excellence, The Magazine About Porsche, which he edited for many years. He has been an active participant in racing and Solo events since 1961.


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One Response to 2011 Chevrolet Camaro 2LT Review – Getting by with only 312hp

  1. Peter Anastopulos says:

    Love it.





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