Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Convertible, 2002 MY US

The Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Convertible is a convertible/cabriolet with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies the power through the rear wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.7 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant has an output of 310 bhp (314 PS/231 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 461 N·m (340 lb·ft/47 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels by means of a 6 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a claimed 1612 kg at the kerb.

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Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Convertible, 2002 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4915 mm
How heavy?
1612 kg
What size engine?
5.7 litre, 5666 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
314 PS / 310 bhp / 231 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
461 Nm / 340 ft.lb / 47 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How economical?
19/28/23 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined

Chevrolet Camaro models

Chevrolet Camaro  -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5666 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW 1547 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5666 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW 1557 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 5666 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW 1622 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5666 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW 1547 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5666 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW 1557 kg
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 SS Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 5666 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW 1612 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 5666 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW 1622 kg
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1500 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1588 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1560 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1621 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5666 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5666 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 5666 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 5666 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1511 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1573 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 3791 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1560 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1621 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 5666 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
Chevrolet Camaro SS -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5666 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW 1524 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5666 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 5666 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 5665 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW 1541 kg
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2002 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Convertible data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2568 mm 101.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1542 mm 60.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1539 mm 60.6 inches
Length 4915 mm 193.5 inches
Width 1882 mm 74.1 inches
Height 1316 mm 51.8 inches
Ground clearance 114 mm 4.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.91
Kerb weight 1612 kg 3554 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 63.6 litres 14 UK Gal 16.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.34
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code LS1
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.7 litre
5666 cc
(345.761 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 99 × 92 mm
3.9 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.08
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 314 PS (310 bhp) (231 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output 54.7 bhp/litre
0.9 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 461 Nm (340 ft·lb) (47 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque 81.36 Nm/litre
0.98 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.1:1
Fuel system SFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1022.4 kPa (148.3 psi)
Maximum RPM 6200 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 708.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 194.98 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
143.4 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
192.31 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.97 kg/kW
11.65 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 19/28/23 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km12.4/8.4/10.2 l/100km city/highway/combined
km/litre8.1/11.9/9.8 km/l city/highway/combined
UK MPG22.8/33.6/27.6 UK MPG city/highway/combined
US MPG19.0/28.0/23.0 US MPG city/highway/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.280
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front Goodyear Eagle RS-A P245/50 ZR 16
Tyres rear Goodyear Eagle RS-A P245/50 ZR 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 299 mm
Rear brake diameter 301 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.5
Final drive ratio 3.42
general
Carfolio.com ID227975
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 48.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Convertible added 2010-12-28.
Last modified 2013-02-28.