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Experience the legacy of Chevrolet's iconic Camaro, a powerhouse that made its mark in the fall of 1966 and revolutionized the wildly popular "pony car" segment. While Ford's Mustang dominated the market, the Camaro emerged as a formidable competitor, offering customers unrivaled options and slowing down the Mustang's momentum.
With each passing year, the Camaro grew in popularity, rapidly becoming a hit and outselling its crosstown rival. General Motors showcased their ingenuity by crafting a wide array of Camaro variants, catering to the desires of hot rodders and performance enthusiasts who were always eager to push the boundaries. Enter the exhilarating world of Camaro special editions.
Driven by the pursuit of excellence in competition and the demands of passionate enthusiasts, numerous Camaro special editions have graced the streets over the years, cementing their status as some of the most sought-after and collectible cars of all time.
This comprehensive guide covers an extensive range of factory models, including the prestigious Indy 500 and Brickyard 400 pace and festival cars, ZL1s, anniversary editions, IROC-Zs, Player's Challenge cars, Hot Wheels editions, Z/28s, and RS/SS cars. Furthermore, it delves into the realm of legendary COPO cars and dealer go-fast specials from renowned builders like Yenko, Dana, Nickey, Berger, Baldwin-Motion, Gorries, and Dick Harrell.
Keeping up with modern performance trends, this book also showcases notable editions such as Callaway, SLP, SVE, GMMG, and Earnhardt. You'll find detailed information on the standout models from 1967 to today, including build numbers, production specifications, and their esteemed collectability. For any Chevy and Camaro enthusiast, this book is an invaluable resource.
About the Author:
Matt Avery is an accomplished automotive journalist, photographer, and historian with an impressive background. Starting as a repair technician for prestigious brands like Mercedes-Benz and BMW, Matt's passion for cars led him to contribute to the television show MotorWeek and join the editorial team at Cars.com as a senior video producer. Currently serving as the executive producer and host of the On The Move podcast for Mecum Auctions, Matt brings a wealth of expertise to his work.
His outstanding contributions have been featured in renowned publications like Hot Rod magazine, Muscle Car Review, and the Chicago-based Daily Herald. Matt has also played an active role in the Midwest Automotive Media Association, serving as vice president. In recognition of his rising talent, he was honored in SEMA's "35 Under 35" List in 2020, which celebrates young stars in the automotive industry. Additionally, he is a member of SEMA's Young Executives Network.
Get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey through the history of Camaro