The 2019 Camaro Z28 is going to be the refreshed model of the sixth generation that was presented to public in 2015. On the Colorado’s roads we spotted couple models of Camaro’s but they was under the heavy camouflage. Some of them worn fake nose on the front fascia.
2019 Camaro refresh
Its final design is hidden under the heavy camo, but its side panels and roofline identify the next generation of the 2019 Camaro. From A – pillar to the rear its covered up completely even its rear end. We expect that its front and rear fascia will receive all necessary updates. Since hood and fenders are also heavily covered, we expect that those parts are going to receive some serious updates. There are no information about color options, but we can expect two or three new exterior colors beside current list that includes 7 standard colors (Arctic Blue Metallic, Black, Mosaic Black Metallic, Nightfall Gray Metallic, Red Hot, Silver Ice Metallic and Summit White) and three premium colors (Bright Yellow, Garnet Red Tintcoat and Hyper Blue Metallic).
Inside the cabin everything is going to be submit to the driver. Leather steering wheel is standard while leather upholstery is available only with higher trims. Front seats are going to be powered and adjustable in 6 ways. Center dashboard will receive 7-inch color touchscreen display while there will be available 8-inch touchscreen color display with integrated navigation. When it comes to safety there will be Lane change alert system with Side blind zone alert, Rear cross traffic alert, StabiliTrak electronic stability control system, etc. OnStar system will be also available with all its features that come with that package: Turn-by-Turn navigation, Vehicle diagnostics, Stolen vehicle assistance, ….
2019 Chevy Camaro specs
When it comes to performance parts, there will be some minor updates for current models. There are some rumors that we will be able to see the all new Corvette Z28 moniker. Last time, we could see this model in 2015, and since then it wasn’t on the market. We expect that this performance model will be powered by 505 horsepower V8, with 7.0-liter of displacement.
Current 2018 – year model comes with 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine as standard. It produces 275 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. There is also optional 3.6-liter naturally aspirated engine with 335 horses and 284 lb-ft of torque. Third engine is 6.2-liter V8 but it comes in two versions. First is naturally aspirated engine with 455 horsepower and 455 lb-ft of torque, while turbocharger raise power up to 650 ponies and 650 pounds per feet of torque.
Drivetrain should be updated with the 10 – speed automatic transmission, and we could see this gearbox in the current ZL1 model. The base trim should be standard with 6 – speed manual transmission. Current Camaro comes with optional 8 – speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters mounted on steering wheel.
2019 Camaro release date and price
The 2019 Camaro is going to be released in first half of 2018, at one of the biggest Car Shows in the States. Pricing will be revealed closer to its production date. If the new Camaro come with small updates, we do not expect any big changes in its cost. The 2018 year model starts just under $27,000 for base 1LS, while the top, ZL1 is available for $62,500.