1996 Chevrolet Camaro User Reviews

1996 Chevrolet Camaro Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 53 reviews

  • Performance:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Appearance: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
  • Build Quality: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
  • Overall: 4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5

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PROS
"ride" 23 reviews
"power" 20 reviews
"speed" 12 reviews
"fuel economy" 11 reviews
"handling" 8 reviews
CONS
"power" 4 reviews
"space" 4 reviews
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
"brakes" 3 reviews
"doors" 2 reviews

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Brad writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Review
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4

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Fun! Fast!

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No room for golf clubs or other passengers

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Fun Car For A Single Guy Or A Couple Without Kids — The Z28... This car Rocks! With the LT1 motor, and 350hp... this car is/was a rocket. Gas milage wasnt the best, but when your having fun with the car, who cares. Handling is just as good as any other sports car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Debbie writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Review
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5

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just a big show

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nothing its wicked

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The Dogs — its a nice ride,the acceleration is unreal,a big piece of metal to stop but hey it STOPS,handling fine but doesnt like the ice,never had any repairs,shakes with power,lots ,28 to mpg,everybody loves it DUDE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

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Jüstin writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro RS Review
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4

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Its An F-Body

Cons

V-6

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Its My Baby — Performance- Pretty Fast For A N/A V6 Build Quality- Coulda Been Better, But Im Redoing It So Its Ok Appearance- Its Getting There, Considering The Fender On Pass Side Was Broke And The Hood Was Crinkled. Cost Of Ownership- Way More Than Its Worth Fun Factor- Its Great

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

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Basil writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Review
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3

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acceleration

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handling

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Great Car — great acceleration nice brakings bad handling lot of repairs was needed excellent appereance no cost of ownership its the best car to drive its awesome i would recomend everyone to buy camaro z28 to drive it esspiccially v8 its an awesome car

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

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Joe writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro RS Review
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4

Pros

to make driving more than a task

Cons

no room in back seats and a small trunk

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I've Put A Lot Of Work And Money In This Car And I Think Every Ounce I Put Into It Was Worth It — It has enough power to be more than a daily driver, but it also has great fuel efficiency. After a few mods the overall performance is great which makes it fun to drive. With the magnaflow exhaust and the cars design it has a race car feel to it. Lots of fun.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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1137_ss writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 SS Review
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5

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LT-1 is a great start for a rod

Cons

stock brakes suck wilwoods were a must

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Kathy Is A Great Car And Will Take Care Of Me As Long As I Do The Litte Bit Upkeep She Heeds — had the car for 2 years now. the stock motor was alright but could be better so edelbrock LT-4 kit (part # 2019) was a must along with eagle 383 kit (part # B13055L030). 4L60E trany was good but of course was made better with a 2500 stall, B&M shift kit mixed with the 4.10 rear end just made the car even more fun. a super charger would be sweet but well see

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

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Kyle writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 SS Review
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5

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T-Tops, V8, fun

Cons

Brakes

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Camaro Z28 Ss — Fast, fun and gets lots of looks. It's all stock except for the tint I added (5% limo tint on driver/passenger windows and the hatch). Mileage...I didn't buy it for that...There are a few minor things cosmetically but it's to be expected for a 13 year old car...Acceleration is all that you would think for a v8, the handling is great but I need to upgrade the brakes for better stopping power...as the fun factor...it's spectacularly awesome.

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

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Nathan writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro Base Review
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4

Pros

The appearance

Cons

I blew the engine

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Awesome Car For The Price — I like this car, but im changing out the engine so I haven't really gotten to take it out much. The exterior is beautiful and the interior is nice too, but the drive train needs fixed, hopefully in the next week

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Andrew writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro RS Review
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4

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sporty clasic

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maybe mantainance

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Stylish And I Would Buy The New Camaro — Well i have wanted a American muscle car so rather then going with the ford mustang I wanted a camaro, It had good get up and go, did better on gas mileage then I thought. loved my T tops and the leather, great on a cool day

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

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Doug writes:
1996 Chevrolet Camaro Base Review
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Sweet Car

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Ricers think they can keep up

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Love It...better With The V8 Though. — Great car... pretty fast v6 and very fun for a first car. I love the style of the exterior. It's very classy. It gets decent gas mileage and whips the asses of ricers... one problem, not a v8. I love it though.

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

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