Skip to main content

2014 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible

I first caught a glimpse of the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro in person at the New York Auto Show, and the Convertible version (by way of pictures) at its far-flung debut in Germany. As a car writer, a V8 enthusiast, a convertible diehard and, most days, no fool, I've wanted to get my turn in this very car ever since. The Camaro SS Convertible rumbled up to my door in 2SS trim, meaning my first go with the deeply attractive pony car would lack for neither bells nor whistles, nor imposing 20-inch aluminum wheels. While undoubtedly pricey, fully loaded with a manual transmission is a great way to... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
6.2L V8
Power:
426 HP / 420 LB-FT
Transmission:
6-Speed Manual
Base Price:
$39,055
As-Tested Price:
$46,360
  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Spy Shots: 2016 Chevy Camaro makes camo'd appearance in Germany
    1412022600

    After our initial round of spy photos revealed a heavily camouflaged prototype of the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro, we've been on the lookout for anything new on the next-gen muscle car. And now, we have it. This is the best look we've had of the 2016 Camaro yet, and while it may be wearing a Michigan manufacturer's plate, this tester is zipping about on ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Auctions: US Marshal's classic muscle car auction officially in the books
    1411647180

    The US Marshal's so-called Blood Muscle Auction was completed earlier this month, with the prestigious nine-car field (two cars were added following Autoblog's initial story, a 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 454 and a rare, mid-restoration 1971 Plymouth Hemi 'Cuda) finding new and hopefully law-abiding owners. While we'd normally recap the stars of the show, ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Video: 1955 Chevy drag racer rolls his car, walks away after going through windshield
    1411430400

    A classic '55 Chevrolet and a second-gen Camaro line up for a drag race on what looks to be a beautiful day, but by the end of the run, it's pure carnage with the '55 rolling down the track and its driver's legs sticking out of the windshield. Thankfully, the guy is still alive; in fact he even walks away before safety crews could get to his destroyed ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    This guy sold his Camaro to buy a Smart EV, and loves it
    1410994620

    The Dead Milkmen will be very displeased. Stephen Grinwis has decided to explain to Clean Technica why he sold his Chevrolet Camaro for – get this – a Smart ED electric vehicle. We can already hear the Milkmen, performers of the 1985 punk masterpiece Bitchin' Camaro, crying in their Stoney's Extra Stout. But green is green, and this case, the ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Video: Ford GT designer Camilo Pardo wins Motor City Masters
    1409175960

    Motor City Masters pulled off its concept of Project Runway for cars rather well. In the end, the TruTV reality series came down to former Ford designer Camilo Pardo and multi-disciplined designer Bryan Thompson, but Pardo was always kind of the show's ringer as the person instrumental in the gorgeous shape of the Ford GT. In addition to the title of ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Video: Camaro Z/28 and Mitsubishi Starion meet in this nostalgic vision of '87 Japan
    1408741020

    The '80s is just far enough away now that it no longer seems like an era defined by Reagonomics and neon clothing. Filmmaker Matt Clark has embraced the look of the music videos of the decade in his new short film titled Orange Orchid, set in 1987 in Chiba and Yokohama, Japan. The video features some great sports coupes of the time and is set to the song ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Auctions: 'Blood Muscle' auction to sell impressive collection of ill-begotten classic cars
    1406727060

    The old saying goes that if you can't do the time, don't do the crime. But being a criminal can involve more than just taking a trip to the big house; it can also mean losing possessions purchased from any ill-gotten gains. Still, one man's loss is another's gain, and if you're in Lodi, NJ, on September 12, you stand the chance to buy some of the ultimate ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Featured: 2015 Ford Mustang vs. Camaro and Challenger [w/poll]
    Detroit's Muscle Cars, By The Numbers 1405637940

    The horsepower wars are tightening among the Detroit Three, as the Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger are getting bigger, more powerful, and yes, more fuel efficient. That came into sharper focus this week as more information was revealed about the most insane Challenger ever – the 707-horsepower Hellcat – followed quickly by ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Spy Shots: Chevy Camaro successor spied for the first time
    1405623300

    It's entirely possible that these items could indicate that this is the next-gen ZL1 or SS 1LE. We have our very first spy photos of the next-generation, 2016 Chevrolet Camaro, in what looks like a higher-performance variety. The heavily camo'd tester was spotted on General Motors' Milford, MI proving grounds alongside other GM vehicles, including a ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Official: GM recalling 8.4M cars, 8.2M related to ignition problems [UPDATE]
    Recall Covers Equivalent Populations Of Nine US States And District Of Columbia Combined 1404156600

    General Motors today announced a truly massive recall covering some 8.4 million vehicles in North America. Most significantly, 8.2 million examples of the affected vehicles are being called back due to "unintended ignition key rotation," though GM spokesperson Alan Adler tells Autoblog that this issue is not like the infamous Chevy Cobalt ignition switch ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Recalls: GM recalls 500K Chevy Camaros for ignition-switch defect
    1402669740

    General Motors issued a recall for more than a half million Chevrolet Camaros on Friday morning because of an ignition-switch safety hazard that mirrors the one at the center of the company's current crisis. The problem affects Camaro models from the 2010 to 2014 model years. Approximately 464,712 cars are impacted in the United States, and 511,528 ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Recalls: GM issues 4 new recalls for 90k vehicles, Chevy, Buick, GMC affected
    1402085460

    One day after releasing an internal report that found a pattern of "incompetence and neglect" within the company, General Motors announced four more recalls that affect 89,126 vehicles. One of the recalls affects 31,520 vehicles that may contain a defect that could prevent airbags from deploying in a car accident. GM said it was aware of at least one ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Report: GM extending warranties on Cadillac CTS-V and Chevy Camaro ZL1 for supercharger issue
    1401918300

    Okay General Motors, we've sat by and watched you recall the compact cars, crossovers and pickup trucks, and aside from reporting on it, we've been fairly quiet. This, though, this will not do. We can almost tolerate the recalls on the bread-and-butter cars, but leave the performance vehicles alone. According to a report from The Car Connection, GM has ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Report: GM restricting Camaro Z/28 parts so you can't build yourself a clone
    1398878880

    Chevrolet is apparently making it harder to experience even parts of its $75,000, track-biased Camaro Z/28. The entire 500-car production run for the 2014 model year is already either sold or at least reserved by dealers. And it will be months before assembly of the roughly 2,500-car, 2015 model-year run will begin. In theory, though, couldn't someone buy ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    EcoCar3 will convert Camaro to bitchin' eco rides
    1398468600

    In the 47-year-history of the Chevrolet Camaro, there have been countless college-age kids spending a ton of time getting under the hood and souping 'em up. Now, General Motors is adding a twist to the concept by donating 16 Camaros for the EcoCar challenge that puts university teams together to wring out better fuel-efficiency out of various vehicles. No ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Report: 2015 Chevy Camaro Z/28 already sold out?
    1398364140

    Chevrolet may have struck gold with the Camaro Z/28. Not only is it a great car to drive, it's also proving to be a hot seller. A rumor has emerged that the brand has already fulfilled all the orders for the planned 500-car production run. Don't worry, though. If you want a Z/28 in your garage, Chevy plans to start building a second production order of ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Video: R/C fans' film tribute to Fast and Furious franchise
    1398297600

    Fans of the Fast and Furious series have about a year to wait before the seventh installment in the franchise hits theaters, but in the meantime, let this homage to the series made with radio-controlled cars whet your appetite. It might lack the actors, but it nails the automotive action. Vax Studio, the group that made the video, claims to be a group of ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Video: Petrolicious finds an oasis of Chevy SS models in the desert
    1397865600

    The things we are interested in while young often grow into passions later in life. Take Mark Lundquist for example, whose car collection is highlighted in a new video from Petrolicious. Out of high school in the late 1960s, he worked at a gas station and filled up many of the era's most prized muscle cars. He wanted one but couldn't afford it until years ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #376
    New York Auto Show, Ram Runner, Ward's 10 Best Interiors 1397599500

    Episode #376 of the Autoblog podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Chris Paukert and Brandon Turkus talk about the New York Auto Show, internet criticism of the Ram Runner, and the 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors. We start with what's in the garage and finish up with some of your questions, and for those of you who hung with us live on our UStream ...

  • 0
    Chevrolet Camaro
    ETC: Chevy Camaro is a good sport, wishes Ford Mustang Happy 50th
    1397591100

    It was 1966 when Chevrolet launched its challenger to the wildly successful Ford Mustang, the Camaro. While the competition between the two brands was already healthy, the arrival of the Camaro set off one of the most intense, model-to-model rivalries in the industry. That competitive spirit hasn't stopped Chevy and the Camaro from wishing Ford's iconic ...

Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle