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  All Makes | 2 Door Convertible Z28 | Chevrolet | Camaro | 1997

1997 Chevrolet Camaro 2dr Convertible Z28

Body Style2 Door Convertible Z28
DrivetrainRear Wheel Drive
EPA ClassificationSubcompact
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)74.1
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F525
Maximum Capacity (amps)140
Brake System
ABS System4-wheel
Brakes FrontYes
Brakes RearYes
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in)11.4 x 0.8
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)10.7 x 1.26
Type of BrakesPower
Drive Train
Displacement (CC)5.7L/350
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG)16
Final Drive Ratio2.73
Fuel Capacity (gal)15.5
Fuel SystemSFI
Horsepower @ RPM285 @ 5000
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG)27
Torque @ RPM335 @ 2400
Total System Capacity (qts)15.3
Transmission Speeds4
Transmission TypeAutomatic w/OD,
Transmission Type Description Line 2Electronic
Type of EngineGas V8
Base Curb Weight (lb)3589
Overall Length (in)193.2
Overall Width (in)52.0
Wheelbase (in)101.1
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in)35.1
Trunk Volume (cu ft)7.6
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in)38.0
Hip room front (in)52.8
Leg room front (in)43.0
Passenger Volume80.6
Seating capacity - Standard4
Second seat head room (in)39.0
Second seat hip room (in)43.7
Second seat leg room (in)26.8
Second seat shoulder room (in)43.5
Shoulder room front (in)57.4
Front suspensionw/Coil Springs
Ground Clearance (in)4.0
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm)36
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in)0.75
Rear SuspensionTorque Arm
Rear suspension type line 2w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm)46
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in)1.18
Track Front60.7
Track Rear60.6
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire sizeP235/55R16
Rear wheel size (in)16 x 8.0
Rear wheel typeAluminum
Spare tire sizeT125/70D15
Spare wheel size (in)15 x 4.0
Spare wheel typeSteel
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load100
Tow Capacity Standard1000
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns2.28
Steering Diameter Left40.09
Steering Diameter Right41.92
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