1997 Chevrolet Camaro 2-Door Coupe Z28 Specs

2-Door Coupe Z28
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe Z28

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 16 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V8, 5.7L
EPA Class Subcompact
Style Name 2dr Cpe Z28
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD


EPA Classification Subcompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3433
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 43.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.9
Second Head Room (in) 35.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4
Second Hip Room (in) 44.4
Front Head Room (in) 37.2
Second Leg Room (in) 26.8
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 101.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6
Height, Overall (in) 51.3
Length, Overall (in) 193.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.1
Liftover Height (in) 35.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 12.9
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 32.8

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.5
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27

Performance Specs

Engine Order Code LT1
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 2400
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas V8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 285 @ 5000
Displacement 5.7L/350
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.73
Trans Order Code MX0
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x 0.8
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 1.26
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.09
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 41.92
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.28
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Front Tire Size P235/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P235/55R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0
Suspension Type - Front Independent SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 36
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Torque Arm
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.75

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Note No Deductible Supplemental Inflatable Restraint - 3 years/36,000 miles
Basic Years 3
Emissions Note Emission component coverage - Varies by geographical region
Roadside Assistance Note Courtesy Care Roadside Assistance Program includes - Toll Free Assistance # 1-800-CHEV-USA Free Towing to nearest Chevy Dealer Locksmith Services, Flat Tire Repair, Jump Start & Fuel delivery Courtesy transportation - Applies when vehicle is left at participating dealer for warranty covered repairs (see dealer for details)

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.3
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA