2017 Chevrolet Camaro is a sports car developed by Chevrolet, classified as a pony car and some versions also as a muscle car. Chevrolet Camaro went on sale on September 29, 1966, for the model year 1967 and is designed as a competitive model of the Ford Mustang. The car platform and major components of the Pontiac Firebird, also known for 1967. Four different generations of the Camaro developed before production ended in 2002. The nameplate revived on a concept car developed in the 5th-generation Chevrolet Camaro, production started on March 16, 2009.
2017 Chevrolet Camaro Racing
Chevrolet Camaro 2017 model is one of the vehicles in the SCCa-sanctioned Trans-Am series. Chevrolet has collaborated with Roger Penske to work their unofficial factory backed Trans Am team, winning the title in 1968 and 1969 with Mark Donohue. Jim Hall’s Chaparral team replaced Penske for the season 1970.
There was also another SCCa Trans-Am Series Camaro was not famous because of the racing, but because of his body changes. Camaro was built and driven by Henry “Smokey” Yunick. Smokey Yunick was a car builder who worked to reduce the weight of its cars by acid-dipping body parts and the installation of thinner glass. The 2017 Camaro is also raced in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. 2017 Chevrolet Camaro is a general Xfinity car.
2017 Chevrolet Camaro Marketing
General Motors product placement, or embedded marketing, trading for the Chevrolet Camaro in many media. The vehicle on the fictional character Bumblebee in the movie 2007, Transformers, is first introduced as a 1977 Camaro and later a fifth-generation concept variant. The modified fifth-generation Camaro reprises the role of Bumblebee in the next Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Transformers: Dark of the Moon and Transformers: Age of extinction.
2017 Chevrolet Camaro Specification
Type: Sports car
Rating: 4/5 Edmunds.com | 4.5/5 Handi.Tech
MSRP: From $26,305
Horsepower: 275 to 455 hp
MPG: Up to 22 city / 31 highway
Curb weight: 3,339 to 3,685 lbs
Other model years: 2015, 2016
2017 Chevrolet Camaro Body styles & Price
2017 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe $26,305
2017 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible $33,305