Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Powerglide, 1968 MY 12300-12400 12367

The Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Powerglide is a 2 door convertible/cabriolet style car with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The Camaro Convertible Powerglide forms part of Chevrolet's 12300-12400 range of cars. The Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Powerglide's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3.8 litre, overhead valve 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit produces 140 bhp (142 PS/104 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 298 N·m (220 lb·ft/30.4 kgm) at 1600 rpm. The engine powers the wheels by means of a 2 speed automatic gearbox.

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Key facts

Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Powerglide, 1968 MY 12300-12400 12367 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4689 mm
What size engine?
3.8 litre, 3767 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
142 PS / 140 bhp / 104 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
298 Nm / 220 ft.lb / 30.4 kgm @ 1600 rpm

Chevrolet Camaro models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5001 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1602 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4094 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5001 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1605 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1545 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1615 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1555 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5001 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1612 kg
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4094 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1602 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4094 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1612 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1690 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1701 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4329 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4329 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3OD 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3930 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3681 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3683 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3683 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3681 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3683 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3683 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3681 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3681 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
1968 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Powerglide data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1514 mm 59.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1511 mm 59.5 inches
Length 4689 mm 184.6 inches
Width 1836 mm 72.3 inches
Height 1293 mm 50.9 inches
Ground clearance 130 mm 5.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.8 litre
3767 cc
(229.876 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.4 × 82.55 mm
3.87 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.19
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
142 PS (140 bhp) (104 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
37.2 bhp/litre
0.61 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
298 Nm (220 ft·lb) (30.4 kgm)
at 1600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
79.11 Nm/litre
0.96 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 7028014 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 994.1 kPa (144.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 627.83 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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
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
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6 x 14
Wheel size rear 6 x 14
Tyres front 7.35 x 14
Tyres rear 7.35 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 2 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.73
general
Carfolio.com ID411532
Production total
Model code 12367
Model family 12300-12400
RAC rating 36.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Powerglide added 2015-03-22.
Last modified 2015-03-24.