In comparing the Chevrolet Camaro's and the Chevrolet Corvette's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Camaro has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and reliability. The Chevrolet Corvette has the advantage in the areas of resale value, overall quality score and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Camaro's and the Chevrolet Corvette's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Camaro is a better car than the Chevrolet Corvette.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Chevrolet Corvette Pricing
A used 2023 Chevrolet Camaro ranges from $39,186 to $80,540 while a used 2023 Chevrolet Corvette is priced between $87,742 to $199,999. For a new model, the Chevrolet Camaro's price is between $36,787 and $79,066, with the Chevrolet Corvette priced between $81,187 and $166,345.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Chevrolet Corvette Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Chevrolet Camaro loses 32.5 percent of its value and the Chevrolet Corvette loses 27.4 percent of its value. This means the Chevrolet Corvette retains 5.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Chevrolet Camaro.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Chevrolet Corvette Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Chevrolet Camaro is 7.3 out of 10 while the Chevrolet Corvette's quality rating is 8.0 out of 10. This results in the Chevrolet Camaro being ranked 3 out of 9 Best Convertibles and the Chevrolet Corvette being ranked 2 out of 26 Best Luxury Convertibles.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Chevrolet Corvette Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Chevrolet Camaro is 7.6 out of 10. For the Chevrolet Corvette the reliability rating is 7.6 out of 10. This gives the Chevrolet Camaro a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Chevrolet Corvette.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Camaro’s base engine makes 275 horsepower, and the Chevrolet Corvette base engine makes 490 horsepower. The Camaro is rated to deliver an average of 22 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 532 miles. The Corvette is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 444 miles. This gives the Chevrolet Camaro the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Chevrolet Corvette. The Camaro uses premium unleaded, and the Corvette uses regular unleaded.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Chevrolet Camaro has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.