Road Tests Real world tests of Infiniti G37 vs Camaro SS

0-60mph

Top speed

Infiniti G37
167 mph
Camaro SS Coupe
155 mph

0-100mph

1/4 mile

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Infiniti G37

Reasons to consider the
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Faster top speed 167 mph vs 155 mph 12 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Higher redline 7,500 RPM vs 6,600 RPM Around 15% more revs
Front view of Chevrolet Camaro SS

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Chevrolet Camaro SS Coupe

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Faster in the quarter mile 13.1 s vs 14 s More than 5% faster at the drag strip
More torque 420 ft-lb @ 4,600 RPM vs 266 ft-lb Around 60% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Much bigger engine 6,162 cc vs 3,700 cc More than 65% bigger engine
Faster to 60mph 4.7 s vs 5.2 s Around 10% faster to 60mph
More powerful engine 426 HP @ 5,900 RPM vs 330 HP Around 30% stronger engine

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Infiniti G37  vs
Camaro SS 
Brand Infiniti Chevrolet
Year 2008 2009

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 11.4 lb/hp 9.06 lb/hp
Maximum hp 330 HP 426 HP @ 5,900 RPM
Maximum torque 266 ft-lb 420 ft-lb @ 4,600 RPM
Max RPM 7,500 RPM 6,600 RPM
Engine placement Front Front
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 3,700 cc 6,162 cc
Cylinders V6 V8
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 11:1 10.7:1
Bore/stroke 3.76 in / 3.39 in 103 in / 0 in
Valves per cylinder 4 2

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,762 lb 3,860 lb
Width 71.8 in 75.5 in
Height 54.9 in 54.2 in
Length 183.1 in 190.4 in
Front track width 60.9 in 63.7 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 112.3 in

road tests

Infiniti G37  vs
Camaro SS 
Top speed 167 mph 155 mph
1/4 mile 14 s 13.1 s
0-60mph 5.2 s 4.7 s
0-100mph 13.9 s 10.7 s

transmission

Drivetrain Unit Steel w/Aluminum Hood RWD
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 6
Axle ratio 3.69:1 3.45:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Brembo Disc
Rear brakes Disc Brembo Disc
Front wheels 483/? 216 508/? 203
Rear wheels 483/? 229 508/? 229
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