2014 SLP Panther Camaro Long-Term Road Test

  • Full Review
  • Pricing & Specs
  • Road Tests
  • Comparison
  • Long-Term (11)

Maintenance


Back to All Long-Term Vehicles


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Second Oil Change

June 5, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

Back in February I took our long-term 2014 SLP Panther Camaro in for its first oil change.

This week I took it in for its second.

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: 10,000-Mile Update

May 30, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

During the last six months, we've driven our long-term 2014 SLP Panther Camaro over 10,000 miles.

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Front Tire Wear

May 21, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

Two weeks ago we put new rear tires on our long-term 2014 SLP Panther Camaro. In response to that update, many of you asked how the Camaro's front tires were holding up.

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Guess the Part

May 12, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

Since day one, there's been this one piece on our 2014 SLP Panther Camaro that's bugged me. So in a fit of DIY-ness, I went ahead and removed it.

Take your best guess and follow me through.

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: New Tires

May 6, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

What began as a routine tire repair became two new tires on our 2014 SLP Panther Camaro. This is the image that greeted me when I was handed the key to our long-term Panther. At a glance, I figured it needed a simple tire patch. And at a glance, I was wrong...

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Climate Control Fritziness Strikes Again

April 8, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

Turns out the electrical gremlin that recently plagued the 2014 SLP Panther Camaro was more than a one-time oddity.

Because it fritzed-out on my watch, too.

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Climate Controls on the Fritz

March 20, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

After refueling our long-term 2014 SLP Panther Camaro, I went to turn on the seat heaters and adjust the manual climate controls. I pressed the button for the seat heater but nothing happened. I pressed it again, nothing. Then I noticed that none of the climate control buttons were backlit (as they normally would be when the car is running) and none of them were responding to my commands. Uh-oh.

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: First Oil Change

February 28, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

After 5,000 miles of driving, our supercharged 2014 SLP Panther Camaro began asking for its first oil change. Every time we started the car its information center in the instrument panel read "Change oil soon."

So we did.

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Roadside Repair

February 26, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

So, this happened. But what, exactly, is this, and what happened?

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Center Console Quality

January 29, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

I had just finished the instrumented testing on our long-term 2014 SLP Panther Camaro, and was pulling the Racelogic Vbox's power cord from the car's outlet, and this happened...

See full article and comment.


2014 SLP Panther Camaro: Broken Seat Adjuster

January 28, 2014

2014 SLP Panther Camaro

I don't know on whose watch this occurred, but the passenger-side power seatback adjuster is broken on our 2014 SLP Panther Camaro.

The power operation still works, but the lever's cover has gone missing in action.

See full article and comment.

Leave a Comment

Research Models

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Edmunds Insurance Estimator

The Edmunds TCO® estimated monthly insurance payment for a 2014 Chevrolet Camaro in VA is:

$179 per month*
* Explanation
ADVERTISEMENT