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 31 - 35 of 35 1980 Chevrolet Camaro reviews.

Lana writes:
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4

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thankfully a solid built car..

Cons

nothing.

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First Car... Wrecked It 6 Months Later. — My first car was gold.. not like the pic... the interior was pretty good.. Engine.. eh.. not so much on this one.

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newf writes:
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Great Car — fun to drive, I have a 355 with 3:73 posi in mine and it can burn figure eights

Owner for 3 years, 0 months

Miles Driven per Year:500

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mr_dan_mule writes:
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4

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Less chrome.  Better performance.  Affordable.

Cons

Police magnet.

mr_dan_mule
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Fun To Drive With Alot Of New Features. — I bought my first Camaro (used) when I turned 18. It was fun to drive and had alot of new features. I liked the looks and performance of this new Camaro body-style. Away with the chrome bumpers and some of the trim pieces. I especially like the dash and the instrument cluster. I would drive around town and most of my friends would ask if they could have a ride since I was the only one with a sporty car. It was a good car that didn't break down very often.

Owner for 4 years, 8 months

Miles Driven per Year:14,000

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dvigano writes:
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3

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Strong engine and drive train.  Interior was accomodating, but sporty.

Cons

Had to pass it down to my sister.

dvigano
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Great First Car, But Nothing Special. — This was my first car in the world and my parents bought it for me when I turned 16.5 years old. It had bucket seats and a sweeping center console. The exterior lines were flowing and curvy like it could cut through water. I always admired the Z28 model of the same year, but this one didn't have the tail fin or the fender flares - it was pretty basic. It had a small V8 (I think it was a 305) with nice power, but not enough to boast about. It took me all of 3 months before I started tearing it apart to find out how it all fit together. I enjoyed this vehicle and hated to see it passed down to my sister, but I got something better out of the deal - another, more attractive and faster Camaro.

Owner for 2 years, 4 months

Miles Driven per Year:10,000

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Joel writes:
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5

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Canadian colours baby!

Cons

after market T-Roof

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Joels Z28 — barely needs repairs, paint is original, this car is amazing to drive to beat those imports to the ground. It can do 0-60 in 4.1 seconds, braking system is front discs and rear drums and it handles nice with my new tires on her.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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2012 Chevrolet Camaro Reviews

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2011 Chevrolet Camaro Reviews

Perfection By 12sell12

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2010 Chevrolet Camaro Reviews

Absolutely Love Her And Will Be Sad If And When I Part Ways With Her! By Ramo12

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