The Chevrolet Camaro Base for 1993

Data on the 1993 Chevrolet Camaro Base

The 1993 Camaro is an important vehicle to Chevrolet for the convertible market segment. The Base is a member of a series of three trim levels for the Camaro which include Indianapolis 500 Pace Car, Z28, and Base. The two-door car with its rear-wheel drive is positioned to aggressively fill this niche for Chevrolet. There is strong competition from vehicles from Kia.


The Camaro Base is equipped with a General Motors 3.4 liter six-cylinder engine that utilizes 12 valves. The Chevrolet engine is mated to a Hydra-Matic 4-speed Transmission. This configuration has proven to be a successful design for Chevrolet.

The Camaro uses power-assisted brakes, with 2-Wheel ABS support. The front brakes are disc while the rear brakes are disc. Steering is handled through a power-steering rack-style configuration. The car uses coil and coil springs front and rear respectively.

Fuel is handled for the Camaro is a SFI design, running on gasoline . The fuel is controlled by an electronic system and is a fuel-injected MFI design. The 15.50-gallon tank provides the fuel storage for longer trips.

Vehicle Statistics

The Camaro is 193.20 inches long, 74.10 inches wide, and 51.30 inches high. It has a wheelbase of 101.10 inches. It is able to seat 4 comfortably.

There is a 50,000* mile, 60* month warranty with this vehicle, including a powertrain warranty of 50,000*/36* miles/months. This is normal for this price range.

The original manufacturer suggested retail price (MSRP) was $16,779 when new, with a dealer invoice cost of an industry-high price. This price was in line with the industry average price for a 2-door Convertible.

Fuel Efficiency

The Base made 24 – 25 miles per gallon highway driving, while dipping to 17 in the city. This was a respectable number for the model year, but exceeded by several Kia models available at the time.

The vehicle is available in several colors.

We Think…

The 1992 model began the promise of the Chevrolet Camaro. The 1993 expanded on this success and has proven to be a strong seller in most markets. Even with strong competition from other manufacturers Chevrolet hopes that the Camaro Base will continue to be a profitable vehicle.

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