The “rear-wheel-drive performance sedan”, as Chevrolet calls it, will go on sale in the fourth quarter of 2013 and will be equipped with a 6.2-liter V8 LS3 engine, which delivers 415 hp and 562 Nm of torque, 35 hp and 47 Nm torque, less than the new Corvette Stingray. The engine is combined with a 6-speed automatic transmission with TAPshift paddles on the steering wheel, the 0-100 km/h is completed in about 5 seconds.
The suspension consists of MacPherson struts on the front and multi-link at the rear, Brembo brakes with 355 mm ventilated discs on the front with 4 piston calipers calipers at the rear. The Chevrolet SS is euipped with 19 inch wheels and Bridgestone tires of size 245/40 on the front and 275/35 at the rear. It has a weight 50/50 ratio and a low center of gravity due to the use of aluminum in the hood and in the trunk.
The interior can provide space for five passengers and has leather upholstery, adjustable bucket seats, ice blue backlight button, Stat Engine button, 9 speakers, Bose sound system and a heads-up display.