2011 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, 2012 MY 1EY37 US

The Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is a rear wheel drive car, with its motor placed in the front, and a 2 door coupé body. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve supercharged engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 6.2 litres. For this model it musters power and torque figures of 580 bhp (588 PS/433 kW) at 6100 rpm and 754 Nm (556 lbft/76.9 kgm) at 3800 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 6 speed manual gearbox. The Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is claimed to attain a maxiumum speed of 296 km/h (184 mph).

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Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 -
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Key facts

2011 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, 2012 MY 1EY37 US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4836 mm
What size engine?
6.2 litre, 6162 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
588 PS / 580 bhp / 433 kW @ 6100 rpm
How much torque?
754 Nm / 556 ft.lb / 76.9 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How fast?
296 km/h, 184 mph

Chevrolet Camaro models

Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 7011 cm3 507 PS 500 bhp 373 kW
Chevrolet Camaro 1LE -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 432 PS 426 bhp 318 kW 1751 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 6162 cm3 432 PS 426 bhp 318 kW 329.0 CO2 1890 kg
Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 6162 cm3 588 PS 580 bhp 433 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 588 PS 580 bhp 433 kW
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 432 PS 426 bhp 318 kW 329.0 CO2 1769 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3564 cm3 327 PS 323 bhp 241 kW 1715 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 327 PS 323 bhp 241 kW 1710 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 6162 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 304.0 CO2 1769 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 304.0 CO2 1920 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3564 cm3 327 PS 323 bhp 241 kW 1715 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 327 PS 323 bhp 241 kW 1710 kg
Chevrolet Camaro LT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3564 cm3 327 PS 323 bhp 241 kW 1691 kg
Chevrolet Camaro LT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 327 PS 323 bhp 241 kW 1687 kg
Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 6162 cm3 588 PS 580 bhp 433 kW
Chevrolet Camaro  -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3564 cm3 316 PS 312 bhp 233 kW 1718 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 316 PS 312 bhp 233 kW 1713 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3564 cm3 316 PS 312 bhp 233 kW 1691 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 316 PS 312 bhp 233 kW 1687 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 3564 cm3 316 PS 312 bhp 233 kW 1812 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 3564 cm3 316 PS 312 bhp 233 kW 1808 kg
Chevrolet Camaro Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 6162 cm3 432 PS 426 bhp 318 kW 1867 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1891 kg
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW 1715 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW 1710 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW 1697 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW 1701 kg
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 432 PS 426 bhp 318 kW 1751 kg
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 6162 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1751 kg

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2011 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2852 mm 112.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1618 mm 63.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1618 mm 63.7 inches
Length 4836 mm 190.4 inches
Width 1918 mm 75.5 inches
Height 1377 mm 54.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code LSA
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.2 litre
6162 cc
(376.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 103.25 × 92 mm
4.06 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 588 PS (580 bhp) (433 kW)
at 6100 rpm
Specific output 94.1 bhp/litre
1.54 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 754 Nm (556 ft·lb) (76.9 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque 122.36 Nm/litre
1.48 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.1:1
Fuel system SFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1537.7 kPa (223 psi)
Maximum RPM 6200 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 770.25 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor 1 Eaton supercharger
Intercooler Y
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 296 km/h (184 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
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
turns lock-to-lock 2.500
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 10 x 20
Wheel size rear 11 x 20
Tyres front P285/35 ZR 20
Tyres rear P305/35 ZR 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 370 mm
Rear brake diameter 365 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.63
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID233068
Production total
Model code 1EY37
Model family
RAC rating 52.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2011 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 added 2011-02-09.
Last modified 2013-02-28.