Pick of the Day: 1970 Chevrolet Camaro

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1970 Chevrolet Camaro

In the Golden Age of car design, many manufacturers strove for innovative futuristic designs. Some looked as though they had been inspired by a UFO, while others drew inspiration from aircraft of the time. This trend seemed to calm down over the years but never fully went away, offering resurgence with the new models coming out today.

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Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2016: 1967 Bumblebee Camaro

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1967 Bumblebee Camaro | Barrett-Jackson photos

Editor’s note: This is the 16th in a 30-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold January 23-31 during Barrett-Jackson’s 45th Scottsdale auction.

If you have seen the latest installment in the Transformers movie franchise, Transformers 4: Age of Extinction, you will recognize this 1967 Chevrolet Camaro resto-mod as Bumblebee.

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Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale: 1970 Camaro “Grinch”

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1970 Camaro “Grinch” | Barrett-Jackson Photos

Editor’s note: This is the second in a 30-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold January 23-31 during Barrett-Jackson’s 45th Scottsdale auction.

Prepare to be disturbed this Christmas day as the “Grinch” makes its way through Whoville, screaming as much as the driver likes with its 602 horsepower LS3 engine mated to a Bowler 5-speed transmission. Of course this gnarly “Grinch” could be none other than a 1970 Chevrolet Camaro built by the RingBrothers.

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Classic Recreations expands portfolio with SEMA Camaro

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1968 Camaro CR1 | Photo by Hans Marquez

Classic Recreations, a family-owned business that has specialized in  modifying Ford Mustangs for 15 years, celebrated eight years of showing vehicles  at SEMA by presenting something new: a 1969 Chevrolet Camaro known as the CR1. Continue reading

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS/SS Twin Turbo

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1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS/SS Twin Turbo | Barrett-Jackson Photo

Editors note: This is the final in a 10-day series featuring cars to be sold September 24-26 during Barrett-Jackson’s Las Vegas auction.

The first-generation Chevrolet Camaro went on sale in September 1966 for the 1967 model year and ran through 1969 as Chevy’s answer to the Ford Mustang,  and was a new rear-wheel-drive GM F-body platform.

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Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Reno: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro custom

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1969 Chevrolet Camaro Custom | Barrett-Jackson Photos

Editors note: This is the fourth in a 10-day series featuring cars to be sold August 6-8 at Barrett-Jacksons Reno auction.

The first-generation Chevrolet Camaro went on sale in September of 1966 for the 1967 model year and ran through 1969. The first-generation Camaro was Chevy’s answer to the Ford Mustang and was a brand new rear-wheel drive GM F-body platform. Continue reading

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Reno: 1971 Chevrolet Camaro custom

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1971 Chevrolet Camaro Custom | Barrett-Jackson Photos

Editors note: This is the third in a 10-day series featuring cars to be sold August 6-8 at Barrett-Jacksons Reno auction.

Produced from 1970-1981, the second-generation Camaro was longer, lower and wider than the first-generation Camaro. As a result, the second-gen verson is widely accepted to be much more of a driver’s car than its predecessor. Continue reading

Pick of the Day: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS

The custom 1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS boasts 750 horsepower
The custom 1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS boasts 750 horsepower

The first-generation Camaro is one of the most iconic collector cars, the 1969 model year is one of the most sought after. This particular car seems to have been beautifully restored from and boasts a 604-cubic- inch Dahmer powertrain V8 that produces approximately 750 horsepower. Continue reading

Vicari celebrates 20th anniversary, collector car appreciation day with auction in New Orleans

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1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS | Vicari Auctions Photo

Celebrating its 20th anniversary year, the Vicari Auction Company has teamed with Mardi Gras World to host its fifth annual New Orleans collector car auction July 11 during Collector Car Appreciation weekend. The auction is expected to feature up to 200 cars as well as Disney art and items from Pete Vicari’s personal memorabilia collection. Continue reading