2014 SEMA Preview: Chevrolet wants you to name this special Emerald Green Metallic Camaro SS

Article by Andrew Christian, on October 8, 2014

Chevrolet is asking enthusiasts to give a name to this special edition of the Camaro SS, which will be unveiled next month at the 2014 SEMA Show. Set to hit the dealerships in the first quarter of 2015, the special Camaro SS gets an exclusive Emerald Green Metallic exterior colour as well as other unique features.

According to the press release, the special edition Camaro SS will be available in both coupe and convertible versions with 2SS trims and in addition to the Emerald Green Metallic exterior colour it will also offer Chrome Dusk 21-inch wheels (20-inch polished wheels for export models), body-coloured SS hood extractor, body-coloured accessory ground effects package, body-coloured ZL1 rear spoiler and Cyber Gray rally stripes.

In addition, the vehicle is fitted with the RS Appearance Package that includes high-intensity discharge headlamps, light-emitting diode or LED taillights, an RS front upper grille and body-coloured roof moldings and antenna.

Moreover, all models arrive with a black interior with Graphite Silver door panel and instrument panel inserts, while the convertible models will get a black top. As an option, Chevrolet offers a sunroof, dual-mode exports (not for the export models), navigation radio and the Chevrolet Performance short-throw shifter.

Under the hood, there is a 6.2-liter V8 engine that produces 426 hp (318 kW) and 569 Nm (420 lb-ft) of torque for the models using a six-speed manual transmission. On the models equipped with a six-speed automatic transmission, the V8 engine delivers 400 hp (298 kW) and 556 Nm (410 lb-ft) of torque.

So, if you have an idea regarding a possible name for this special Camaro SS, suggestions can be submitted at twitter.com/Chevrolet and at facebook.com/chevycamaro, using the tag #NameThatCamaro.

Press Release

Fans Invited to Name 2015 Camaro Special Edition

As part of National Name Your Car Day, Chevrolet is inviting enthusiasts to name a special-edition Camaro SS that will make its public debut at the SEMA show in Las Vegas. The new model will arrive at dealers in the first quarter of 2015, wearing an exclusive Emerald Green Metallic exterior color along with other unique exterior features.

Suggestions can be submitted at twitter.com/Chevrolet and at facebook.com/chevycamaro, using the tag #NameThatCamaro.

Chevrolet will announce the name next month, when the vehicle publicly debuts at the SEMA Show, the world’s largest trade show of automotive personalization and performance.

“Chevrolet has made a tradition of offering special-edition models each spring, but this is the first time we’ve turned to the community of Camaro fans to name it,” said Todd Christensen, Camaro marketing manager. “We can’t think of a better way to involve the owners and enthusiasts who have made it the segment’s best-selling sports car for four years running.”

The special-edition Camaro SS will be offered in coupe and convertible models with 2SS trim. In addition to the exclusive Emerald Green Metallic exterior, the package includes:

  • RS Appearance Package, including high-intensity discharge headlamps, light-emitting diode, or LED, taillamps, RS-specific front upper grille, body-color roof moldings and body-color antenna
  • Chrome Dusk 21-inch accessory wheels (20-inch polished wheels for export models)
  • Body-color SS hood extractor (standard finish is black)
  • Body-color accessory ground effects package
  • Body-color ZL1 rear spoiler
  • Cyber Gray rally stripes.

All models will feature a black interior with Graphite Silver door panel and instrument panel inserts. A black top will be included with convertible models.

Optional content will include a sunroof, dual-mode exhaust (except export models), navigation radio and Chevrolet Performance short-throw shifter.

Performance comes from a 6.2L V-8 rated at 426 horsepower (318 kW) and 420 lb-ft (569 Nm) in models with the standard six-speed manual transmission, and 400 horsepower (298 kW) and 410 lb-ft (556 Nm) for models equipped with the available six-speed automatic transmission.

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