Camaro

Classics abound in South Dakota auction

  MOBRIDGE, S.D./PRNewswire/ — It’s the type of auction that keeps classic car enthusiasts up at night. More than 300 collector vehicles will be sold on the auction ending June 24th with models that range from 1920’s through the 1990’s. The auction will feature classic names such as Camaro, Belair, Thunderbird, Power Wagon and...

Camaro & Firebird celebrate 50 years at AACA Museum

HERSHEY, Pa. _  This summer the AACA Museum will highlight several varieties of iconic American muscle cars — namely Camaros and Firebirds as they celebrate their 50th anniversary. The Camaro & Firebird 50th Anniversary exhibit is currently on display at the museum and will run through Oct. 8. 50th Anniversary exhibit cars: 1967 Chevrolet...

First Camaro, no. 100001, to be at Iola Car Show

Iola, WI – Fifty years ago marked GM’s entry into the sports car marketplace with the introduction of the Chevy Camaro. A direct response to the popular Ford Mustang, the advent of the Camaro sparked perhaps the most notable and significant automotive rivalry of the century. “The Camaro introduced high-end style, options...

Charlotte AutoFair to salute Camaro, Firebird

CONCORD, N.C. _ The 50th anniversary of the Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird will be celebrated with a display featuring some of the most recognizable machines from movie and television and other unique models during the April 6-9 Pennzoil AutoFair at Charlotte Motor Speedway. To a young generation of muscle car...

Duesenberg, Alfa Romeo take Amelia Island honors

The 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ-582 and 1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider won the Best In Show honors on Saturday at the 22nd annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. In spite of a schedule change due to inclement weather, the event, which typically occurs on a Sunday, still drew a large...

Carlisle to salute 50 years of the Camaro and Firebird

CARLISLE, Pa. _ Carlisle Events and the Carlisle Chevrolet Nationals will host a dual 50th anniversary celebration for the Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird at the Carlisle Fairgrounds June 23-25. Among the highlights will be a timeline display showcasing preserved and restored Camaros and Firebirds throughout the years, including the first...

Car of the Week – 1967 ‘Cherokee’ Camaro

    The Cherokee show car is the perfect vehicle to spotlight for the Camaro’s 50th anniversary this year. Ford invented the “pony car” with the 1965 Mustang. GM was playing catch-up. One idea was to make potential buyers think of the Camaro as a “cousin” to the Corvette. But, another...

First Camaro lights up Woodward Dream Cruise

Detroit, Mich. – The Historic Vehicle Association (HVA) illuminated glass showcase containing the very first Camaro built in 1966 will light up Woodward Dream Cruise from Wednesday, August 17th through Saturday, August 20th. The special exhibition celebrates Camaro’s 50th anniversary and introduction of the Camaro model that took place in Detroit in August...

Old Chevy steel makes for a great weekend

By Joe Whitaker The phone rang in early April. The caller was a south Florida man who had a friend who knew about “those classic Chevy guys” in Sanford, Fla.. This man, John Lomonaco, had just lost his dad and was looking for someone to help him sell his dad’s collection...