Chevrolet Camaro Z28, 1969 MY 12300-12400 12437

Chevrolet Camaro Z28 is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. It forms part of Chevrolet's 12300-12400 range of cars. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 5 litres. For this model it provides power and torque figures of 290 bhp (294 PS/216 kW) at 5800 rpm and 393 Nm (290 lbft/40.1 kgm) at 4200 rpm respectively. A 4 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the wheels. The quoted kerb weight is 1495 kg.

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Key facts

Chevrolet Camaro Z28, 1969 MY 12300-12400 12437 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4724 mm
How heavy?
1495 kg
What size engine?
5 litre, 4958 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
294 PS / 290 bhp / 216 kW @ 5800 rpm
How much torque?
393 Nm / 290 ft.lb / 40.1 kgm @ 4200 rpm

Chevrolet 12300-12400 models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 3769 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3769 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4093 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5357 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5357 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4093 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5733 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3769 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4093 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4093 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5357 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 3769 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5357 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 3769 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5357 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 4093 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5733 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5733 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW

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1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2692 mm 106 inches
Track/tread (front) 1514 mm 59.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1499 mm 59 inches
Length 4724 mm 186 inches
Width 1880 mm 74 inches
Height 1298 mm 51.1 inches
Ground clearance 130 mm 5.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight 1495 kg 3296 lb
Weight distribution 54.5 % front
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 V 8
Capacity 5 litre
4958 cc
(302.556 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.7 × 76.3 mm
4 × 3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.33
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
294 PS (290 bhp) (216 kW)
at 5800 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
58.5 bhp/litre
0.96 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
393 Nm (290 ft·lb) (40.1 kgm)
at 4200 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
79.27 Nm/litre
0.96 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system 1 Holley 3923289 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 996.1 kPa (144.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 619.75 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 196.68 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
144.65 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
193.98 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.91 kg/kW
11.55 lb/bhp
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 2.060
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension I.LS.
Wheel size front 7 x 15
Wheel size rear 7 x 15
Tyres front E70 x 15
Tyres rear E70 x 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 241 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID474320
Production total
Model code 12437
Model family 12300-12400
RAC rating 51.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 added 2016-04-03.
Last modified 2016-04-04.