Chevrolet has officially revealed the 2016 Camaro Convertible. Scheduled to hit dealerships early next year, the new 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible is at least 90 kilograms lighter than the model it replaces and comes with an electro-hydraulic power roof featuring a multi-layer construction.
The roof has also been improved in the acoustic and thermal side in order to deliver a better drive. According to Chevrolet, the new 2016 Camaro Convertible roof can be operated at speeds of up to 48 km/h (30 mph) and when stationary it can be remotely opened or closed by using the key fob.
2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible – Exterior
Under the hood, the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible will come with the same engine line-up as the coupe. The enrtry level will be a 2.0 liter engine with 275 horsepower and 400 Nm. The next engine on the list is a V6 3.6 liter unit rated at 335 horsepower and 385 Nm peak of torque that can be mated to a six speed manual gearbox or to the new 8-speed Hydra-Matic 8L45 paddle-shift automatic gearbox.
The brand new Camaro Convertible SS uses a 6.2 liter V8 engine with 455 horsepower and 617 Nm peak of torque that can be coupled to a six speed manual gearbox or to the same 8-speed Hydra-Matic 8L45 paddle-shift automatic gearbox.