2017 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE Offers Beyond Expectation-Performance. Since 1988, the 1LE package has been a favorite for people who want to make their Chevrolet Camaro perform even more remarkably on the track.
Now, upgraded 1LE package is finally available for the sixth generation V6 and V8 SS Camaro with the manual gearbox. This performance option package offers stiffer track ready suspension, power boost, immediate steering response as well as better cooling system and more powerful brake.
2017 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE Specifications
Features, Exterior, Interior redesign
2017 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE package for both V6 and SS V8 model comes with lightweight aluminum wheels wrapped with Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar rubber that is specially made for Chevrolet Camaro. Furthermore, suede-covered steering wheel and short-throw shifter are also standard on both models.
To give more distinctive appearance compared to the standard version, Chevy 1LE equipped Camaro comes with some noteworthy design elements such as new front splitter, mirror caps, satin black hood and also the 3-piece rear spoiler. Recaro Sports Seat is standard in SS V8 model, but it is optional in the V6. Meanwhile, Chevrolet’s Performance Data Recorder is optional in both models.
Performance, Engine — 2017 Chevrolet Camaro SS 1LE and V6 1LE Model
The 3.6 L engine in the V6 1LE model is rated at 335 HP and 284 lb-feet of torque. The 0-60 mph time is 52 seconds, and the top speed is 155 mph. It comes with FE3 suspension from SS, 4-piston Brembo brakes, dual mode exhaust and mechanical limited seat differential and 6-speed manual transmissions.
Meanwhile, the SS 1LE model is powered by 6.2 L V8 engine. It delivers an impressive 455 HP and 455 lb-feet of torque, giving it a full second faster than the V6 for its 0-60 mph time and 186 mph top speed. This model is equipped with FE4 suspension with Magnetic Ride Control from ZL1, dual-mode exhaust system, electronic limited slip differential and 6-piston Brembo brakes with 2 –piece 14.6” rotors. Furthermore, just like the V6 model, it also has six manual transmissions.
Both perform excellently stable on the road and especially on the track, as expected from a Chevrolet Camaro with a performance package. While the V6 model is nimble, the rev-matching downshift in the SS model is unbeatable.
2017 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE Price and Release Date
The new 2017 Chevy Camaro 1LE package is available by the end of 2016. For the 1LE V6 Camaro, 1LE package costs $4500. If you add it to the base model, the total price will be around $32.895.
Meanwhile, for the V8, the 1LE package is $2000 more expensive than the V6, but the total price will still be under $50.000 which is an excellent deal for a sports car with beastly performance.
|Drivetrain||3.6-liter V6, six-speed manual, RWD|
|Output ( hp and torque)||335 hp @ 6,800 rpm; 284 lb-ft torque @ 5,300 rpm|
|0-60 mph||5.2 seconds|
|Curb weight||3,490 pounds|
|Fuel economy||16/28/20 mpg (EPA City/Hwy/Combined)|
|Option||Recaro seats, PDR video/data recording system|
|On sale / Release Date||Late 2016|
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