Chevrolet ready to add to Camaro line for 2012
“The appeal of Camaro design and performance has powered it to the top of its segment,” said Rick Scheidt, vice president of Chevrolet marketing,“ he said. "For 2012, we’re capitalizing on that momentum with enhancements to Camaro’s performance and comfort,” he added
Camaro’s new 3.6L direct injection V-6 – the LFX engine – goes into production this summer. It delivers an SAE-certified 323 horsepower at 6,800 rpm – an increase of 11 horsepower (8 kW) over the 2011 engine, with no compromise in fuel economy.The LFX delivers the most standard power in the regular sports car segment. It is also 20.5 pounds lighter than its predecessor, which promotes a more balanced driving experience. EPA-estimated highway fuel economy for the ’12 Camaro is 30 miles per gallon.