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1978 Chevrolet Camaro User Reviews

1978 Chevrolet Camaro Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 24 reviews

  • Performance:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Appearance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Build Quality:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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PROS
"ride" 7 reviews
"speed" 3 reviews
"beautiful car" 3 reviews
"reliable car" 2 reviews
"paint job" 2 reviews
CONS
"power" 2 reviews
"body" 2 reviews
"fuel economy" 2 reviews

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Rett writes:
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5

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The interior is Crazy nice

Cons

Kinda slow

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This Is A Beautiful Car — It has a 350 Goodwrench crate motor with 290hp, but it orignally had a 305 in it. Ha the car is kinda like a maroon but in sun light it turns kinda burnt orange looks great. The interior is all red with cloth seats, and has a 12 disc cd player in the trunk cause i like the stock look and i have a 10" subwoofer in the trunk. It doesnt have true dual but it has duals on it

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Kevin writes:
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5

Pros

I own it........

Cons

Not on the road yet..........

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First Car, Lots Or Memories, Never Sell It.............. — Ive rebuilt this car from the ground up and should hopefully have it on the road next year. It is currently running but the interior needs to be finished up and a few mechanical things need to be finished off. Recent work in 08 is emergency cable rerouting, tranny rebuild and new heater core. See just throw 100 dollar bills at it and it runs great.........=)

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Buh writes:
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5

Pros

Quick, Fast, Fun, Great Looking, Reliable

Cons

Small trunk, small back seat, gas mileage.

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Simple, Fast, Fun Car From The Late 70's. — This is what being a teenager is all about. Different generations have different cars that fit this bill but this is a perennial. Put any teenage boy behind the wheel of this and they will want it. 5.7L V8, 4-speed manual transmission, power brakes, rear wheel drive with a 3.73:1 positraction rear end. Seriously? Yes! And boy does this sucker go! Still a bit before overdrives, the 4-speed was a thrill to row through. Don't wanna row through gears? Put it in 3rd and start out and do 0 to 110. That's called "tractable" kids. Alloy wheels looked sharp and it even had a tiny back seat if you wanna cram your friends in for a short trip across town. They won't wanna be stuck there for long trips however. This car was great. Fast, reliable, easy to work on, parts are cheap and plentiful. The ONLY negative was gas mileage... but face it when you have a Z/28 you know what you're getting into. This is a great car for two - using the backseat and little trunk for your road trip needs.

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Sean writes:
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5

Pros

speeds up quick

Cons

takes to long to get her slowed down

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Nice Car Still Has Original Paint! — She still need a bit of work! small cosmetic stuff like a new carpet the old one is 28 years old overall she was just built for the quarter mile she does around 12.5 seconds! 300- 350 horse depending on the temp! believe me she will leave burnt chunks of radial on your window if your behind me lol

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2012 Chevrolet Camaro Reviews

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2011 Chevrolet Camaro Reviews

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2010 Chevrolet Camaro Reviews

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