What are the short to mid-term price trends on the Camaro SS? - ModernCamaro.com - 5th Generation Camaro Enthusiasts
5th Generation Camaro News & General Discussion News Articles & General Discussion about the 5th Generation Camaro.

LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 Old 10-06-2009, 03:29 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 5
What are the short to mid-term price trends on the Camaro SS?

I'd like to get a 2010 Camaro 2SS. Yeah, shocking revelation around here.

I bought one of the first LS1s, preordered in 97, for invoice. I sure would like that again. Oh, and a Pony.

I hear of people paying dealers MSRP, and even over.

How long do you think this sort of thing will last? Is it a 2009 phenomenon, or do you expect it to spill deep into 2010?

Any realistic thoughts on the pricing progression on this car for the next year?

Standard is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 6 Old 10-06-2009, 03:32 PM
Veteran Member
JoSSh's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Posts: 1,109
I personally don't see any "deals" coming our way. MSRP is going to be the average price people are going to be paying for a long time. The reason is simple: Supply and Demand. They can't supply enough 5th gens to keep up with the demand and people are paying MSRP for them.

I would NEVER suggest that you pay over MSRP because there are plenty of dealers out there that will sell them for MSRP.

That's my 2 cents.

Rally Yellow 2SS/RS
Fifty years from now, when you're looking back at your life, don't you want to be able to say you had the guts to get in the car?
JoSSh is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old 10-06-2009, 03:34 PM
Veteran Member
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: NY
Posts: 7,873

there are plenty of dealers NOT marking up over MSRP and honoring any discounts you qualify for. Check out the dealers who are site sponsors...no mark-ups there.

I see demand staying pretty high for a while (when the convertable come out, demand might drop a little on the coupes)...but the longer you wait, the more chances you'll have of getting it for less than MSRP and when demand falls off a little, Chevy might offer some incentives as well...BUT the MSRP might also increase a little as well, especially if they add more features/options on the car.

2010-2SS/RS/LS3/IBM/RP6: ECS-Paxton Supercharger / American Racing Headers & Exhaust / PFADT Suspension / DSS 9" 4.10 Rear / FOR SALE!

Originally Posted by Taglane View Post
Powerfreak is the only one who actually understood anything.
POWERFREAK is offline  
post #4 of 6 Old 10-06-2009, 04:03 PM
ModernCamaro.com Founder / Former Camaro Disciple
OctaneZ28's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Chicagoland, IL
Posts: 11,842
Prices are holding steady still. 2-3K above MSRP is commonplace.
MSRP is attainable, and has always been attainable at the right dealerships.
And that *might* become even more common in the winter months, but that's just a guess.

Prices will hold steady throughout the first model year for sure, and probably well past that.
We really won't see any discounts at all until GM puts incentives on it, and that's a long ways off methinks.

2001 Camaro Z28 H/C/I LH6 A4 3.42

Like ModernCamaro.com on Facebook!
OctaneZ28 is offline  
post #5 of 6 Old 10-06-2009, 05:29 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 20
MSRP can be found. I would not even think about paying over MSRP. The only thing you get to haggle is the dealer fee in the southeast. Some were as little at $250 and other pushing near $1000. As I was searching, there were more Camaros sitting on the lots VS non at all. It was actually harder to find the V6 than the V8. Just keep searching, maybe you'll get lucky.
heidi is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old 10-06-2009, 05:43 PM
Veteran Member
el ess X's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Aiken, SC
Posts: 3,055
Get hold of Scotty, Anna, Eric or any of the other dealers on the site. They offer valid discounts as applicable (employee, supplier, credit union, military, etc.) or will sell at MSRP if you're not eligible for any bonafide discount.

Scotty says he's got allocations available NOW! So whenever you're ready...

2010 2SS/RS Auto, Sunroof, Engine Cover. Transformer Edition package.
2013 ZL1 ragtop #5478. 1 of 54 CRT M6 'verts.
el ess X is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the ModernCamaro.com - 5th Generation Camaro Enthusiasts forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome