Written by Brandan Gillogly on September 13, 2015 Contributors: A. J. Mueller 2016 Camaro SS Automatic Runs 0-60 MPH in 4.0 Seconds
The Great Curb Weight Under-Promise. Although both the V-6 and V-8 2016 Camaros have more power than their fifth-generation equivalent, credit for the improved
■■ The curb weight of the 2016 Camaro SS is 223 lbs. less than the previous model – with a 14% greater power-to-weight ratio. ■■ All-new interior integrates class-leading control technologies, including a new Driver Mode Selector, configurable instrument cluster with an...
Camaro models start from a toned exterior sculpted for aerodynamics: learn about SS, LT trims and the RS package at Chevrolet.com.
The base curb weight for the 2016 Camaro is 368 pounds (167 kg) lighter than the previous model. The 1SS model is 223 pounds (101 kg) lighter, while offering 29 more horsepower, for a 14-percent improvement in its power-to-weight ratio.
Lighter 2016 Camaro Delivers Benchmark Performance 2016 Camaro SS delivers 0-60 acceleration in 4.0 seconds; 0.97 g
But the 2016 Camaro SS is expected to weigh about 3,700 pounds. The official curb weight will be released in the coming months. "The driving experience is significantly different," said Aaron Link, Camaro lead development engineer.
2016 Camaro SS delivers 0-60 acceleration in 4.0 seconds; 0.97 g cornering grip.
The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro 1SS V8 with the 6-speed manual, on the other hand, boasts a curb weight of 3,685 lbs or 1,671 kg. That's a minor improvement over the Mustang GT's 3,705 lbs or 1,680 kg.
I read in a Road and Track magazine from 1999 that the SS had a curb weight of 3360lbs.