Second Generation Camaro Owners Group - Camaro Weight Specifications

This table contains the weight additions by year for various options. For total shipping & curb weight calculations, add or deduct from the base vehicle weight using the below option weight tables. All weights are in pounds.

Shipping Weight: Weight of basic vehicle with regular equipment, including grease, oil and (3) gallons of gasoline, and engine coolant to capacity.
Curb Weight: Shipping weight plus gasoline to capacity.
Performance weight: Curb weight plus 600 pounds (weight of 4 passengers)

Jump to Year: 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981
Related: 2nd Gen Camaro Component Weight Database

1970 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
12387 6 cylinder 1758 1300 3058 1738 1428 3166
12487 8 cylinder 1856 1316 3172 1834 1444 3278

RPO Description Weight Factor
C08 Exterior vinyl roof +8
C60 Air Conditioning +112
D55 Floor Console +19 (+10 /w 4speed, +14 w/Automatic)
J50 Power Brakes +10
N40 Power Steering +29
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +8
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +8
Z87 Deluxe Interior +28
Z22 Rally Sport Package +27
Base 250 w/Powerglide trans -2
L14 307 V8 engine w/powerglide +4 (+33 w/TH automatic)
L65 350 V8 engine +56 (+68 w/automatic)
L48 350 V8 engine** +80 (+105 w/automatic)
Z28 350 V8 Engine* +100 (+158 w/automatic)
L34 402 V8 Engine** +244 (+302 w/automatic)
*Available as "Z28" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.
**Available as "SS" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.

1971 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
12387 6 cylinder 1778 1316 3094 1760 1426 3186
12487 8 cylinder 1882 1336 3218 1864 1446 3310

RPO Description Weight Factor
C08 Exterior vinyl roof +6
C60 Air Conditioning +112
D55 Floor Console +12 (+18 w/Automatic)
J50 Power Brakes +10
N40 Power Steering +29
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +7
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +8
Z87 Deluxe Interior +28
Z22 Rally Sport Package +27
Base 250 w/Powerglide trans -14
L14 307 V8 engine w/powerglide -7 (+28 w/TH automatic)
L65 350 V8 engine +21 (+43 w/automatic)
L48 350 V8 engine** +59 (+80 w/automatic)
Z28 350 V8 Engine* +184 (+232 w/automatic)
LS3 402 V8 Engine** +246 (+294 w/automatic)
*Available as "Z28" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.
**Available as "SS" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.

1972 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
12387 6 cylinder 1798 1323 3121 1780 1433 3213
12487 8 cylinder 1906 1342 3248 1888 1452 3340

RPO Description Weight Factor
C08 Exterior vinyl roof +5
C60 Air Conditioning +108
D55 Floor Console +12 (+18 w/Automatic)
D80 Auxilliary Panel & Valance +14
F41 Spec Perf Susp, front & rear +10
J50 Power Brakes +11
P02 Deluxe Wheel Trim +26
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +7
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +8
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +24
Z87 Deluxe Interior +29
Z22 Rally Sport Package +15
Base 250 w/Powerglide trans -10
L14 307 V8 engine w/powerglide -7 (+20 w/TH automatic)
L65 350 V8 engine +13 (+27 w/automatic)
L48 350 V8 engine +63 (+87 w/automatic)
Z28 350 V8 Engine* +155 (+201 w/automatic)
LS3 402 V8 Engine** +267 (+303 w/automatic)
*Available as "Z28" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.
**Available as "SS" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.

1973 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FQ87 250 1817 1302 3119 1798 1407 3205
1FS87 350 (L65) 1992 1357 3349 1975 1460 3435

RPO Description Weight Factor
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +10
C08 Exterior vinyl roof +5
C60 Air Conditioning +102 (108 w/4BBL 350)
D55 Floor Console +6 (+11 w/Automatic)
F41 Spec Perf Susp, front & rear +10 (+12 w/Z28)
J50 Power Brakes +11
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +40
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +7
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +8
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +26
Z54 Interior Decor/Quiet Sound +18
Z22 Rally Sport Package +15
Base 250 w/automatic trans +23
L14 307 V8 engine +142
L65 350 V8 engine +125 (+152 w/automatic)
L48 350 V8 engine +158 (+185 w/automatic)
Z28 350 V8 Engine* +211 (+260 w/automatic)
*Available as "Z28" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.

1974 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FQ87 250 1877 1432 3309 1854 1559 3413
1FS87 350 (L65) 2064 1502 3566 2041 1629 3670

RPO Description Weight Factor
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +10
C08 Exterior vinyl roof +5
C60 Air Conditioning +93 (90 w/4BBL 350)
D55 Floor Console +6 (+11 w/Automatic)
F41 Spec Perf Susp, front & rear +10 (+12 w/Z28)
J50 Power Brakes +12
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +32
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +7
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +8
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +28
Z54 Interior Decor/Quiet Sound +18
Base 250 w/automatic trans +23
L65 350 V8 engine +147 (+164 w/automatic)
L48 350 V8 engine +173 (+190 w/automatic)
Z28 350 (1FQ87)* +227 (+276 w/automatic)
Z28 350 (1FS87)* +52 (+101 w/automatic)
*Available as "Z28" equipment only - includes additional body and chassis equipment.

1975 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FQ87 250 1909 1512 3421 1885 1646 3531
1FS87 250 2054 1562 3616 2030 1696 3726

RPO Description Weight Factor
AU3 Electric door locks +6
A31 Power Windows +9
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +10
CB7 Exterior padded vinyl roof +5
C60 Air Conditioning +93 w/V8
C50 Defogger, Rear window +6
D55 Floor Console +6 (+11 w/Automatic)
D80 Spoilers, front & rear +11
J50 Power Brakes +12
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +32
U58 Radio AM-FM sterio +15
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +7
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +8
UA1 Heavy Duty Battery +12 (+2 w/V8 engine)
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +18
Z54 Interior Decor/Quiet Sound +18
Z86 Super Suspension & wheels +32 (w/350 engine)
Base 250 w/automatic trans +23
L65 350 V8 engine +134
LM1 350 V8 engine +121 (+138 w/automatic)

1976 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FQ87 250 1921 1500 3421 1898 1633 3531
1FS87 250 2023 1553 3576 1999 1687 3686

RPO Description Weight Factor
AU3 Electric door locks +6
A31 Power Windows +10
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +10
CB7 Exterior padded vinyl roof +5
C60 Air Conditioning +78 (+90 w/V8)
C50 Defogger, Rear window +6
D55 Floor Console +6 (+10 w/Automatic)
D80 Spoilers, front & rear +11
J50 Power Brakes +10
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +30
UM1 Radio AM w/sterio tape +20
UM2 Radio AM-FM w/sterio tape +21
U58 Radio AM-FM sterio +15
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +7
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +8
UA1 Heavy Duty Battery +10 (+1 w/V8 engine)
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +15
Z54 Interior Decor/Quiet Sound +8
Base 250 w/automatic trans +23
LG3 305 V8 engine +113
LM1 350 V8 engine +130 (+147 w/automatic)

1977 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FQ87 250 1901 1468 3369 1878 1601 3479
1FS87 250 1917 1505 3422 1894 1638 3532

RPO Description Weight Factor
AU3 Electric door locks +6
A31 Power Windows +10
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +8
CB7 Exterior padded vinyl roof +2
C60 Air Conditioning +76 (+90 w/V8)
C50 Defogger, Rear window +6
D55 Floor Console +5 (+9 w/Automatic)
D80 Spoilers, front & rear +11
J50 Power Brakes +9
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +24 (+11 w/1FS87)
UM1 Radio AM w/sterio tape +20
UM2 Radio AM-FM w/sterio tape +21
U58 Radio AM-FM sterio +15
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +7
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +9
U80 Aux speaker +5
UA1 Heavy Duty Battery +11 (+9 w/V8 engine)
V30 Bumper Guards, Front/rear +7
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +14
Z54 Interior Decor/Quiet Sound +8
Base 250 w/automatic trans +23
LG3 305 V8 engine +130
LM1 350 V8 engine +114 (+131 w/automatic)

1978 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FQ87 250 1908 1385 3293 1885 1518 3403
1FS87 250 1923 1424 3347 1900 1557 3457

RPO Description Weight Factor
AU3 Electric door locks +6
A31 Power Windows +8
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +8
CB7 Exterior padded vinyl roof +1
C60 Air Conditioning +76 (+90 w/V8)
C50 Defogger, Rear window +6
D55 Floor Console +5 (+6 w/Automatic)
D80 Spoilers, front & rear +12
F41 Sport Suspension +9
J50 Power Brakes +9
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +24 (+11 w/1FS87)
UM1 Radio AM w/sterio tape +11
UM2 Radio AM-FM w/sterio tape +11
U58 Radio AM-FM sterio +10
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +6
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +7
U80 Aux speaker +4
UA1 Heavy Duty Battery +11 (+9 w/V8 engine)
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +14
Z28 Special Performance Package +37
Z54 Interior Decor/Quiet Sound +8
Base 250 w/automatic trans +23
LG3 305 V8 engine +131 (+148 w/automatic)
LM1 350 V8 engine +138 (+155 w/automatic)

1979 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FQ87 250 1900 1381 3281 1875 1514 3392
1FS87 250 1923 1426 3349 1900 1558 3458

RPO Description Weight Factor
AU3 Electric door locks +4
A31 Power Windows +8
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +8
CB7 Exterior padded vinyl roof +1
C60 Air Conditioning +69 (+90 w/V8)
C49 Defogger, Rear window +1
D55 Floor Console +5 (+9 w/Automatic)
D80 Spoilers, front & rear +9.5
F41 Sport Suspension +11.5
J50 Power Brakes +9
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +25 (+7 w/1FS87)
UM1 Radio AM w/sterio tape +11
UM2 Radio AM-FM w/sterio tape +11
UN3 Radio AM-FM sterio w/cass +10
UP5 Radio AM-FM mono w/CB +10
UP6 Radio AM/FM sterio w/CB +10
UY8 Radio AM/FM w/clock digital +10
U58 Radio AM-FM sterio +10
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +6
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +7
U80 Aux speaker +4
UA1 Heavy Duty Battery +15 (+10 w/V8 engine)
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +18
Z28 Special Performance Package +48
Base 250 w/automatic trans +18
LG3 305 V8 engine +136 (+148 w/automatic)
LM1 350 V8 engine +140 (+152 w/automatic)

1980 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
front rear total front rear total
1FP87 229 V6 1842 1376 3218 1820 1508 3328
1FS87 229 V6 1850 1411 3261 1828 1543 3371

RPO Description Weight Factor
AU3 Electric door locks +4
A31 Power Windows +8
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +8
CC1 Glass Roof Panels +38
C60 Air Conditioning +69 (+90 w/V8)
C49 Defogger, Rear window +1
D35 Dual Sport Mirrors (1FP87) +3
D80 Spoilers, front & rear +10
F41 Sport Suspension +12
J50 Power Brakes +9
K30 Speed & Cruise Control +7
PE1 Custom Styled Wheels +25 (+7 w/1FS87)
P01 Cover Wheel Trim +3
UM1 Radio AM w/sterio tape +8
UM2 Radio AM-FM w/sterio tape +9
UN3 Radio AM-FM sterio w/cass +8
UP5 Radio AM-FM mono w/CB +8
UP6 Radio AM/FM sterio w/CB +8
UY8 Radio AM/FM w/clock digital +8
U58 Radio AM-FM sterio +8
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +5
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +7
U75 Power Antenna +3
U80 Aux speaker +3
U83 Power Antenna w/CB +7
UA1 Heavy Duty Battery +15 (+10 w/V8 engine)
V08 Heavy Duty Cooling +6 (+3 w/C60)
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +15
Z28 Special Performance Package +53
Base 229 w/automatic trans +34
LD5 231 w/automatic +23
L39 267 V8 w/automatic +160
LG4 305 V8 engine +145 (+174 w/automatic)
LM1 350 V8 engine +167 (+208 w/automatic)

1981 Camaro Weight Table
Model Base Engine Shipping Weight Curb Weight
total front rear total
1FP87 229 V6 3219 1813 1516 3326
1FP87/Z28 305       3600
1FS87 229 V6 3272 1843 1539 3374

RPO Description Weight Factor
AU3 Electric door locks +4
A31 Power Windows +7
B37 Floor Mats front & rear +8
CC1 Glass Roof Panels +38
C60 Air Conditioning +87 (+67 w/LD5, +88 w/V8)
ZJ7 Spec Whls, cap & trim +3 (w/N65)
D80 Spoilers rear +10
F41 Sport Suspension +18
PE1 Urethane Styled Wheel +24
N90 Aluminum Wheel -7 (-25 w/1FS87, -27 w/Z28)
U58 Radio AM-FM sterio +6
U63 Radio AM Pushbutton +5
U69 Radio AM/FM Pushbutton +6
UM2 Radio AM-FM w/sterio tape +9
UN3 Radio AM-FM sterio w/cass +8
UP6 Radio AM/FM sterio w/CB +8
U80 Aux speaker +3
Z28 Special Performance Package +64
LD5 231 V6 Engine +51 (+52 w/1FS87)
L39 267 V8 +169
LG4 305 V8 engine +174
LM1 350 V8 engine +182
MM4 4-Speed Transmission +5
MX1 3-Speed Automatic w/LC3 +34
MX1 3-Speed Automatic w/LD5 +43
MX1 3-Speed Automatic w/L39 +53
MX1 3-Speed Automatic w/LG4 +26
MX1 3-Speed Automatic w/LM1 +16


Last updated: 10/20/2011
Author: MadMike Maciolek

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