1980 Chevrolet Camaro User Reviews

1980 Chevrolet Camaro Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 35 reviews

  • Performance:3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars 3.9 / 5
  • Appearance: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
  • Build Quality: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
  • Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5

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PROS
"ride" 14 reviews
"power" 11 reviews
"speed" 9 reviews
"beautiful car" 4 reviews
"handling" 3 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 8 reviews
"paint job" 3 reviews
"ride" 2 reviews
"frame" 2 reviews
"expensive car" 2 reviews

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Displaying 21 - 30 of 35 1980 Chevrolet Camaro reviews.

Carl writes:
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5

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Fast

Cons

None

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The Best — It was the best. It had T-tops and a 5.7L Corvette engine, dual exhaust and IROC wheels with 60's Eagle GT tires. I had to sell the car when I got engaged as my fiancee hated how loud it was when I pulled up to her parents house. Wish I had that car now.

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Curtis writes:
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FAST

Cons

Gas

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1980 Chevy Z28 Camaro — It is a 1980 Z28 Camaro it has a chromed out engine, new interior, a little bump system. Very fast!! My kids love the car. It has very little wrong with it. I might sell it on ebay. Just so I can buy another camaro to work on. This one is in better shape than I wanted. There is not much left to work on.

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Matt writes:
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5

Pros

It's a camaro?

Cons

Gas?

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Best Car I've Owned — I love my Z28, Handles well for a car of it's time, The swapped engine has PLENTY of power. Love the look and feel. Breaks well, Fantastic acceleration. Isn't great on gas, but if you aren't flooring it, it isn't actually that bad. Most fun I've ever had in a car.

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Ryan writes:
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4

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handling, and exceleration

Cons

gas mileage

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1980 Camaro Z-28 (350) — Great: handling, acceleration, style, verry fun to drive! Good: breaks, interior, overall quality. Poor: Gas mileage, heal to toe ration on gas peddle.

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Matt writes:
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5

Pros

Beautiful lines, classic, stands out.

Cons

High insurance, poor gas milage, blown up

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1980 Camaro Z28 — It's a great car. It doesn't run, but what can you expect from 215000 miles of red necked torture. It's lines look gorgious. The only problem is the automatic transmission. That'll change soon though. It was great to drive before gas was $3.00/gallon and before I blew it up. Now, I can only drive-down hill.

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Barry writes:
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4

Pros

IT WAS A CAMARO!!

Cons

I don't have it any more!

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Beatcha! — What can I say? It was my first sports car!! It wasn't beautiful but it was still a Camaro! It got me and my brother from Edmonton to calgary in just "under" 2 hours! That was also the trip that blew up 2 cylinders and the oil pump:(

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Carlo writes:
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5

Pros

everything about the car

Cons

there are none for this year

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Not Many Around — car is in excellent shape in and out never seen winter and been in the rain 2 times the car undercarrage is still white from factory A REAL HEAD TURNER

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Thomas writes:
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5

Pros

T-tops

Cons

winter driving

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Memories — It wasn't the best car ever, but it was my first car and it was a Camaro. I love all the good times I had in that car.

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Tom writes:
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5

Pros

cool looks, great sound system, and the ladies like it ;)

Cons

not as fast as it used to be, some problems with the paint

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My Baby — well it used to be fast, until i changed the rear end for gasoline reasons. it had its bad days as well, a few wrecks and dings, none of which by me. 1 by my sis, one by my dad, 1 by my friend, and one by the owner before me. its got a nice 350 in it but it definitely could use some help in the horsepower department

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Brett writes:
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5

Pros

Gonna be fast as hell beating imports

Cons

HARD ON GAS no winter driving 2 seater lots of money

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This Is My 80 Z-28 Loks Of Goodies To Follow 400sbc Should B 425hp Low 12's High 11's — well its a 80' camaro z-28 with posi in the rear n 4:11 gears it was origanaly a 4speed but turning it in to a auto for racing. its getting a 400SBC(small block chevy) with vortec heads ported an polished with 2.02 1.60 valves, performer RMP intake, Scorpian Roller rockers "I" beam rods, wiesco pistons,750cfm holly carb tomany more to list :)

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