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2019 Chevrolet Camaro
1LT Convertible RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$35,358
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$9,459
116 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Chevrolet Camaro
1LT Convertible RWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

After an eight-year hiatus, the Chevrolet Camaro hit the market again in 2010. Facing stiff competition, it was given a complete redesign on an all-new structure for 2016. Now, for 201...

2009 Pontiac G8
Base

The rear-wheel-drive G8 sedan represents Pontiac's newfound determination to live up to its once-glorious performance heritage. The 2009 G8 comes in three trims. The base G8 provides ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Chevrolet Camaro
1LT Convertible RWD
No User Reviews
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
10
writes:
Car is lighter and has very notable acceleration over the Camaro. Much rarer as well. It was produced in the ...
Handling Ranked 2010 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS Coupe RWD worse.
"They handled very similar in most aspects, but the car seemed smaller and lighter. Traction control usually kicked in while shifting into second on the G8 GT. Also, while at higher speeds, there was more immediate acceleration by the G8 GT."
Back Seats Ranked 2010 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS Coupe RWD worse.
"Much roomier. It is a full size sedan with a performance motor."
15
writes:
Over all best car I have ever owned. Daily driver (110 mi. day) Very fast on the road, great ride. Not a track...
Handling Ranked 2009 Cadillac CTS-V RWD worse.
"CTS is front heavy, G8GT is almost a 50/50 balance!"
Back Seats Ranked 2009 Cadillac CTS-V RWD worse.
"SPACE!"
writes:
Probably one of the most exciting Saloons I’ve ever driven. This car is definitely and will always be missed.
Would Buy Ranked 2009 Cadillac CTS-V RWD worse.
"I love this car and it’s one of a kind helped Pontiac go out with a bang!"

Specs

2019 Chevrolet Camaro
1LT Convertible RWD
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
22 MPG
19 MPG
20 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
31 MPG
29 MPG
30 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 19 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
335 hp @ 6,800 RPM
275 hp @ 5,600 RPM
335 hp @ 6,800 RPM
275 hp @ 5,600 RPM
256 hp @ 6,300 RPM
Torque
284 lb-ft @ 5,300 RPM
--
284 lb-ft @ 5,300 RPM
--
248 lb-ft @ 2,100 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
9.5:1
11.5:1
9.5:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,600 cc
2,000 cc
3,600 cc
2,000 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.74 in x 3.38 in
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.74 in x 3.38 in
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.7 in x 3.37 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.9 in 42.2 in
Back Legroom 29.9 in 39.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 7.3 cu ft 17.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 188.3 in 196.1 in
Width 74.7 in 74.8 in
Height 52.9 in 57.7 in
Wheelbase 110.7 in 114.8 in

Available Options

2019 Chevrolet Camaro
1LT Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Crush
  • Garnet Red Tintcoat
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Riverside Blue Metallic
  • Satin Steel Gray Metallic
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Windscreen
  • Engine, 3.6L V6, Di, VVT
  • Exhaust, Dual-Mode
  • LPO, 20" (50.8 CM) 5-Split Spoke Machined-Face Wheels.
  • LPO, 20" (50.8 CM) 5-Split Spoke Polished Forged Wheels With Black Star Center Cap.
  • LPO, 20" (50.8 CM) 5-Spoke Gloss Black Wheels With Red Outline Stripe.
  • LPO, 6-Piston Front Brake Kit
  • LPO, Black Interior Appearance Package
  • LPO, Black Metallic Stinger Stripe
  • LPO, Black Spider Stripes
  • LPO, CAMARO Insignia Package
  • LPO, Dark Finish Tail Lamps
  • LPO, Dark Tint Rear Lighting Package
  • LPO, Front Fascia Extension
  • LPO, Front Splitter, Metallic Black
  • LPO, Ground Effects Package
  • LPO, Ground Effects, Metallic Black, Second Generation
  • LPO, Interior Spectrum Lighting, Dark Night
  • LPO, Interior Spectrum Lighting, Red Day, Satin Red And Gloss Red Pattern Finish
  • LPO, Interior Spectrum Lighting, STRUCTURA
  • LPO, LT 20" (50.8 CM) 5-Split Spoke Satin Black Wheels.
  • LPO, Lowering Suspension Upgrade System
  • LPO, Performance Enthusiast Package With Gray Accents
  • LPO, Performance Enthusiast Package With Red Accents
  • LPO, Red Stinger Stripe
  • RS Package
  • Technology Package
  • Transmission, 8-Speed Automatic
  • Wheels, 20" (50.8 CM) 5-Spoke Carbon Flash Painted Aluminum
2009 Pontiac G8
Base

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