Sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro to be axed in 2024

Updated Mar 23, 2023 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

Are you prepared to say goodbye to this muscle car?

The sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro will be discontinued in 2024. This comes after its nine-year-long stint in the market.  

A picture of the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

The US-spec Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

The axing of the Camaro was announced by the bowtie brand, which further stated that the last Camaro unit will roll off from its Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant in Michigan in January 2024.  

With that said Chevrolet has yet to announce an immediate successor for the popular muscle car. According to Global Chevrolet President Scott Bell, however, “this is not the end of Camaro’s story.” 

The American carmaker likewise announced the upcoming release of the Collector’s Edition Packages for the 2024 model year Camaro SS, RS, and a limited number of ZL1 trims. The brand considers this as a final hurrah of sorts for the 6th-generation Camaro. Not much is known about these yet, but it was indicated that they would be made available for the North American market in 2024.  

teaser for the upcoming Camaro Collector's Edition Package

Chevy released a teaser for the upcoming Camaro Collector's Edition Package

Note that the US-spec Camaro ZL1, specifically with the 1LE optional Extreme Track Performance package, is the fastest street-legal version of this muscle car on the General Motors Milford Road Course.  

At a maximum, the US-spec Camaro ZL1 1LE’s 6.2-liter V8 can produce up to 650 horsepower. It is available with a six-speed manual or a 10-speed automatic transmission, and it gets a set of Brembo brakes, and a carbon-fiber rear spoiler, among others.  

For the Philippine market, the Chevrolet Camaro comes standard with a 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine outputting 275 horsepower and 398 Nm of torque. It exclusively uses an eight-speed automatic gearbox. 

Philippine-spec Chevrolet Camaro RS

The Philippine-spec Chevrolet Camaro RS

Other features found on the locally available Camaro include Brembo brakes, an independent sport suspension package, power-adjustable sport bucket seats, blind spot monitoring, a nine-piece Bose premium sound system, etc. 

Prices for the Philippine-spec Chevrolet Camaro start at Php 4,066,888.  

Keep it here on the Philippines' largest car portal for more car news, automotive industry updates, and the latest car releases.  

Know more about Chevrolet Camaro 2023

Chevrolet Camaro

The Chevrolet Camaro 2023 is a 2-door coupe that has been around in the American automaker's lineup since 1966. It is available in the Philippines in one variant starting at Php 4,066,888. Under the hood, this sports car is powered by a 2.0-liter inline-4 DOHC twin-scroll turbocharged engine capable of generating 275 horsepower and 398 Nm of torque. An 8-speed automatic transmission exclusively sends the power to the rear wheels.

Dimensions-wise, the Camaro is 4,783 mm long, 1,897 mm wide, and 1,349 mm high, with a wheelbase rated at 2,811 mm. In the local market, this American sports car goes up against the likes of the Ford Mustang, Toyota Supra, and Dodge Challenger.

₱ 4,066,888 - ₱ 4,196,888

Cesar G.B. Miguel

Cesar G.B. Miguel


Cesar Guiderone B. Miguel was born and raised in Iligan City, Lanao Del Norte. He graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in English degree from Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology. He previously worked as a freelance writer for various websites, as a member of the Iligan City Disaster Risk Reduction Management's training staff, and as a medical sales representative.


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