It wasn’t shedding 200 lbs. from the fifth generation Chevrolet Camaro that makes the sixth-generation 2017 Camaro a powerhouse. Lightening the load was just the first thing.
Performance Technologies for Fuel Efficiency
Chevorlet’s new 6.2 liter LT1 V8 packs 455 horsepower and is not just a powerhouse under the hood. It is has the ability to be fuel efficient, as well as powerful. An 8-speed automatic transmission with Active Fuel Management allows the engine to turn off half of the cylinders when they are not in use to reduce fuel usage. Direct Injection and Variable Valve Timing features on the engine do the same.