2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS
2023 10 23 Blog Post – Some of Our Favorite Camaros
Today, we look at the Chevrolet Camaro, an American muscle car that has been capturing the hearts of automotive enthusiasts for decades – partly because we have a beauty ’68 available by auction. With a history dating back to its debut in the 1967 model year, the Camaro has become a symbol of horsepower, performance, and design. Here, we discuss the rich heritage of the Camaro, exploring its evolution through various generations and body styles. From the classic first-generation models to the modern iterations, we uncover the Camaro’s journey, highlighting its solid structure, precise handling, and agile performance. Join us on a journey through the innovation that make the Chevrolet Camaro a true automotive legend. Sadly, GM has announced plans to cancel the hallowed model in a sign of the times.
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1968 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe Restomod
The 1968 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe equipped with a 454 cubic inch V8 engine and a 5-speed manual transmission represents a powerful example of American muscle cars from that era, tuned to the current state of the art. This particular model, known for its performance and distinctive styling, has garnered a significant following. The 454 V8 engine provides a thrilling driving experience with its formidable horsepower and torque. Paired with a 5-speed manual transmission, it allows for an engaging driving experience. We are currently running an auction on the pictured restored, modified Camaro Coupe. With the owner advising of a horsepower rating of 425, click here to have a look at our detailed listing.
1988 Chevrolet Camaro IROC-Z
The 1988 Chevrolet Camaro IROC-Z Convertible represents a significant and collectible variant of the third-generation Camaro. This model featured a 5.0L V8 engine with Tuned Port Injection (TPI), producing 195 horsepower with plenty of torque. In 1988, the Camaro lineup was streamlined, with the IROC-Z convertible being one of the notable offerings. This model is characterized by its sporty appearance, top-down driving experience, and the performance-oriented IROC-Z designation. IROC is an acronym for International Race of Champions, a noteworthy race Chevy sponsored at the time – racers drove identical Camaro hatchbacks in a balanced test of driving skill. We sold the example purchased this season, it went from Nova Scotia to Saskatchewan in the deal.
2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS
The 2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS is a notable model known mostly for the return of the model after seven model years of non-production with a nod to American muscle car heritage. Equipped with a 6.2L V8 SFI engine that generated 426 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque out of the factory, this variant is available with a 6-speed manual transmission, emphasizing the driver’s engagement and control. The Camaro SS comes with features like 4-wheel antilock brakes and 4-piston rear brakes for effective stopping power. It represents a return to the essence of the Camaro, characterized by its powerful V8 engine and distinctive design, while the SS designation hints at its high-performance capabilities.
1980 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28
The 1980 Camaro Z28, a part of the second generation of Chevrolet Camaros, was an emblematic model known for its blend of performance and style. In 1980, engine choices for the Z28 were adjusted to enhance fuel efficiency. Buyers outside of California had the option of selecting from two small-block V-8 engines, marking a shift towards fuel economy amidst changing automotive industry regulations. This adaptation aimed to maintain the Z28’s appeal while addressing the energy crisis of the era. The 1980 Camaro Z28 continued the legacy of the Z28 line, offering a balance of power and practicality, and it remains a significant representation of the transitional period in automotive history, where performance met the challenges of a changing landscape.
2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS (Main Picture) – courtesy Top Gear
2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS – courtesy Motor 1
1980 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 – courtesy New Old Cars