of the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- Acceleration (SS)
- Crisp handling
- Mild-to-wild dual-mode exhaust option
- Blind spot monitoring system available
- Standard multimedia features
- Front-seat comfort
- High starting price (SS)
- Headroom with sunroof
- Cargo room
- Backseat usability
- New ZL1 1LE Extreme Track Package
- Coupe or convertible body style
- Four-, six- or-eight-cylinder engine
- Magnetic Ride Control available
- ZL1’s available 10-speed automatic transmission
In the battle of muscle cars, no salvo goes unanswered. So when Ford updated the 2018 Mustang with a slew of performance upgrades tied to its Performance Package, it seemed logical to assume Chevrolet would answer soon — and it has. The 2019 Chevrolet Camaro with its turbocharged four-cylinder adds a new high-performance version to its ledger, the Camaro Turbo 1LE. The 1LE is more focused on track performance, which is where I got to run a couple of sessions on the road course at Las Vegas Motor Speedway during a media preview.
There is now a 1LE version of each Camaro (it joins the V-6, SS and ZL1). The 1LE badge means performance parts from Camaros higher up the food chain make their way down to the Turbo for the first time, which sounds similar to what the Mustang EcoBoost did with its Performance Package.
Strangely, Chevrolet didn't list the Mustang among the Camaro Turbo 1LE's competitors, opting for other more all-around performance cars like the Subaru WRX, Honda Civic Type R and even the Kia Stinger. But I'll go ahead and toss the Mustang in there even if the Bow-Tie brand won't admit it.
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The 2018 Chevrolet Camaro currently has 0 recalls
36 months / 36,000 miles
Two Factory-Backed Warranties, CPO Scheduled Maintenance Program, Vehicle Inspection & Reconditioning, 3-Day/150-Mile Vehicle Exchange Program, 24/7 Roadside Assistance and Courtesy Transportation, OnStar & SiriusXM Satellite Radio Trial Offers, and a Carfax Vehicle History Report
Two Factory-Backed Warranties6-Year/100,000-Mile, Powertrain Limited Warranty and a 12- Month/12,000-Miles, Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty, both with $0 deductible
Under 5 years / 75,000 milesVehicles receive a 172-Point Inspection & Reconditioning.